Thermo Fisher Scientific snaps up Aquasensors LLC

Aquasensors, as regular readers of this blog will remember, is one of the most innovative startups in the wet chemistry analyzer business, with their "direct to SCADA" pH, ORP, and other wet chemistry sensors, that are smart sensors not requiring an intermediate transmitter.

Rockwell lands a big one...buys Pavilion Technologies

Is anybody still in doubt that Rockwell is serious about the process automation market? If you are still wondering, here's something that will reduce your doubt: Rockwell Automation To Acquire Pavilion Technologies