Blogs

Check out Joe Weiss Unfettered...

is testifying before the House Homeland Security Committee hearings on cybersecurity in the power industry next Wednesday, October 17. He's blogging about it beforehand, in his Controlglobal.com blog, Unfettered. Today's post is about a "sanitized" communication ...

Welcome to the Directory of Lost Companies Wiki!!

As promised, we've taken the Directory of Lost Companies and made a wiki out of it. It is now live on ControlGlobal.com... What is the Directory of Lost Companies? I started collecting the names of companies that have been acquired, whose brands have been discontinued, lost, and abandoned in about 1990.

Joe Weiss "Unfettered"

I am delighted to report that Joe Weiss' new blog, "Unfettered" is now appearing on the ControlGlobal.com home page. You can also access it directly here. Joe Weiss P.E., CISM, is managing partner of Applied Control Solutions, LLC, in Cupertino, CA. You can contact him at joe.weiss@realtimeacs.com and (408) 253-7934For...

The Control digital edition for September

...is now available. The September edition can be found on ControlGlobal.com by clicking here. The September edition contains Flash, HTML and PDF versions of the annual HART supplement to Control, which, this year is the first exhaustive reporting on WirelessHART. We hope that you will find the supplement useful reading....

Being ahead of the curve can be a problem...

I am pretty ruthlessly pragmatic, and I've often said that based on my own experience in plants, I know where Control magazine is often stored and read: the "vertical library" atop the back of the ubiquitous porcelain convenience located just off the control room, or right near the instrument shop.

New Feature on the Control Digital Edition!

Beginning with the August issue of Control, every link in the digital edition that is identified with a "circle-i" as being supported by more material on www.controlglobal.com is now live. Here are the URLs of the August and September editions, for your reference:  (Current Issue September 2007: ISA-88 - Cookin'...

Walt's Vacation, Philosophy and the September Issue

If the editor in chief goes on vacation and no one know where, does the magazine blog cease to exist? Not necessarily. At least not if he made the mistake of giving his managing editor the password to the posting software.

Control goes bilingual/Control llega a ser bilingüe

In English: With the ever increasing number of readers from outside North America, we've been looking for ways to improve our ability to serve those readers, and yet retain the tight control over quality of article and resource that Control and ControlGlobal.com is famous for.

Control's August Issue Now Available Online

The digital issue of Control magazine for August 2007 is now available by clicking here. The cover story is A Field Guide to Industrial Wireless. Other stories include:

A Field Guide to Industrial Wireless...

The August cover story for Control is posted at www.controlglobal.com/wirelessguide.html. We've done this a little differently this month. In the magazine, everywhere there is a web resource, we've indicated it with a little circle-i caret. So we made a single page to go to where you can find both the...