IoT Plus Google Analytics: What a Combo Industrial Control DesignLine Blog 2/27/2014 1 comment Usable and targeted data is much needed in the burgeoning industrial IoT arena, where data abounds, but the ability to customize and analyze is slower to catch up.
Industrial Ethernet’s Role in the Factory of the Future Industrial Control DesignLine Blog 2/20/2014 3 comments This third industrial revolution requires a greener, faster, and smarter way to produce products. The challenge lies in the limited resources available to serve more people using more products, particularly as demand increases in developing countries.
Big Data 4x Faster Industrial Control DesignLine Blog 2/13/2014 Post a comment Scientists at IBM set a new speed record for Big Data that they say will improve Internet speeds to 200 – 400 Gb/s and do it at low power.
Simplify the Complexity of M2M Industrial Control DesignLine Blog 2/13/2014 2 comments The new industrial control made possible by M2M pushes the envelope of traditional supervisory control and data acquisition (SCADA).
Killer Robot: What Crosses the Line? Industrial Control DesignLine Blog 2/6/2014 9 comments The use of drones was met with an uproar. Now the Taranis, complete with auto-kill features, has raised the stakes. Will this "killer robot" be used in unmanned lethal action?
LPC UARTS Reduce Board Space 8x Industrial Control DesignLine Blog 1/30/2014 Post a comment If you’re looking for serial connectivity for factory automation, process controllers, network routers, and single board embedded computers, especially in a small form factor, look no further.
Jumpstart Industrial M2M Network Designs Industrial Control DesignLine Blog 1/16/2014 Post a comment B&B Electronics and RacoWireless have teamed up to offer a Spectre cellular router packaged with a prepaid wireless data plan as a starter kit for customers developing industrial M2M monitoring and control applications.
3M Ramps Touch Sensor Film Capabilities Industrial Control DesignLine Blog 1/2/2014 1 comment 3M plans to aggressively ramp up its touch sensor film manufacturing capacity worldwide to more than 600,000 square meters per month this year. To feed the production capacity, it just announced a rollout of three film products.
Internet of Things, Ethernet & Candy Crush Industrial Control DesignLine Blog 12/5/2013 1 comment We need to connect edge devices, not just to each other, but also to Ethernet networks and the cloud. The current incarnation of the Internet of Things uses wireless, fiber, copper, or cellular, and more connectivity and bandwidth to more and more devices.
Brushless Motor Development Kit for $66 Industrial Control DesignLine Blog 11/7/2013 2 comments There's nothing like trying your hand at complex design when you have a kit that takes laborious efforts down to a few-minutes exercise. Here's another LaunchPad from TI that does just that.