August 2018 Full Issue

August 2018 Full Issue

The Journal From Rockwell Automation and Our PartnerNetwork

Download the full PDF of the August 2018 print issue of The Journal From Rockwell Automation and Our PartnerNetworkTM.

Editor’s Viewpoint: One Question I Despise

Cover Story: As Time Advances, So Will Your Operations:
Look into the future to see how current control, analytics and safety technologies will reshape specific industries in the coming decades.

Reimagine Your Motion System: Smart motion control speeds up changeovers and boosts productivity with a flexible approach instead of conventional complex mechanical systems.

Control Upgrade Helps Optimize Well Pad: Well-manager solution integrating a modern control system and HMI enhances flexibility, production visibility and safety in large oil and gas operation.

Automation Fair Event Returns to Philadelphia: The 2018 event boasts the latest information in control, power and IT/OT technologies and trends for industrial automation that are driving innovation.

Security Considerations for Industrial Remote Access: How can you keep your remote equipment network secure? These tips about protecting your infrastructure can help.

Connected Enterprises Embrace Serialization and Traceability: Integrating serialization and traceability systems with the enterprise helps manufacturers minimize risk while boosting effectiveness and productivity.

What are Data Diodes? Learn how and why these one-way devices are increasingly being used to help protect industrial networks against common cybersecurity vulnerabilities.

Ways to Merge Legacy Equipment with IIoT: You can implement Internet-based connectivity on older equipment to get smart manufacturing’s benefits of increased visibility, uptime and profitability.


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The JOURNAL from Rockwell Automation and Our PartnerNetwork™ is a bimonthly magazine, published by Putman Media, Inc., designed to educate engineers about leading-edge industrial automation methods, trends and technologies.