Deploying wireless safely and securely

Wireless is expanding into more tight places and remote process applications than ever before. Here's how it's deployed safely and securely.

Jim Montague
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Reducing wires was just the beginning. Today's wireless is all about covering bigger areas and going places to secure signals and data that could never be reached before. And what's another word for going where you want and doing what you want? Freedom. Of course, there are always a few rules to obey and guidelines to follow. Even though it can deliver the same information as a hardwired system, wireless still has some unique design and operating requirements. However, making those adjustments is worthwhile because of all the advantages wireless can deliver. Wider Circles, Bigger Umbrellas For instance, 20-year-old system integrator Croft Automation in Waco, Texas, has a…

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