The University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill was spending too much time and money supporting an existing control system. That’s unacceptable for UNC Chapel Hill, which has nearly $1 billion in annual research expenditures, and ranks eighth in research activity among public and private universities in the United States. Much of this research is done in about 1,000 cold, warm and freezer chambers located around campus. Some chambers store millions of dollars worth of products, while others perform critical research in life science. In many cases, chamber temperatures must be controlled accurately to within 0.5 °C due to the controlled experiments inside. Many…Full Story
'Every time I read about the convergence of IT and OT, I wonder, are we converging, or does management think it’s all the same because we all use computers and networks?'