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IPSO Alliance Merges with Open Mobile Alliance to Form OMA SpecWorks

TUV Rheinland: Wireless Lab in Sweden Receives Accreditation

Opto 22 announces worlds first Edge Programmable Industrial Controller: groov EPIC

Making Remote Systems Digitally Intelligent and More Efficient


Renner Vaughn, ABB

What if there was a way to make your remote assets seem a little less remote? What about a lot less remote? Next-gen digital solutions are here to expand the reach and impact of the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) exponentially, making it possible for industrial operators to manage facilities and networks with an unprecedented level of flexibility, ease and efficiency. Continue reading

FreeWave Unveils ZumIQ App Server Software to Power IoT Programmability at the Edge

Smart Grid Monitoring Q&A: The Power of Satellite Telemetry

Q&A with Reinaldo Burian, Application Engineer, Smart Grid

Utility companies are constantly seeking new ways to improve field data reliability and availability, so it’s no surprise that satellite is becoming the smart grid technology of choice where accurate, real-time information is critical, especially from remote sites. We sat down with Reinaldo Burian, ORBCOMM’s Application Engineer for Smart Grid, to find out what’s driving the adoption of satellite M2M  technology for monitoring reclosers and other smart grid infrastructure. Continue reading

SCADA Market is Leading its Way for a Robust Growth

Sharmistha Sarkar - Allied Market Research

It is very important for companies such as oil and gas, power generation, transportation, water and much more to be able to receive, manage, remotely monitor & control, and distribute a massive amount of field data. This is why Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition (SCADA) systems have come into existence and been around. SCADA solutions have evolved over the years from basic tools with limited reach to modern technologies with the ability to process tons of field data every day. Such systems enable an organization to collect and deliver field data and automate tedious and routine tasks. This virtually helps eliminate human error, thereby increasing productivity and improving management of machine failure in real-time. Continue reading