Walt has just submitted this report on a wireless roundtable discussion from the Honeywell user conference. Seems the notion of one wireless standard is out there among the troops, if not among all the vendors.
The Honeywell User Group conference is in full swing down in Phoenix, and. in spite of the heat (yes, it is 98 deg F there this afternoon, which kind of puts a different perspective on the 68 deg F and cloudy here at ControlGlobal central).
Been a busy week here at the ControlGlobal popstand what with all the usual business of getting the July issue ready (some good stuff happening there), keeping up with the news, and trying not to lose focus in light of the Blackhawks' Stanley Cup win (awful lot of folks "working...
Here are Walt Boyes' comments on the Rockwell Automation China user group event via Twitter.
Well, looks like Walt's left me with the keys to the blogging machine again. I'll try not to drive it into a wall while he's in China.
Walt Boyes is down in Houston attending ABB World. He's a great social media guy, but hasn't yet figured out how to blog and Twitter at the same time. (Come on, Walt. Time to work on your multi-tasking skills!) So we're reproducing here Walt's tweets from the opening day.
The Day the World Changed (i.e., the day iPads went on sale), the big boss here got one and generously agreed to share it. Anybody on staff who wanted to could borrow it overnight and take it on a trial run.
This afternoon we're talking climate change, and manufacturing and automation's responses to it. Steven Sondergard, Senior Consultant from Merrick & Company and author of "Climate Balance: A Balanced and Realistic View of Climate Change," has been demystifying and de-politicizing climate change so we can start talking from a rational baseline...
Last week, I got the opportunity for a change to be on the other side of the desk for a podcast interview. Juliann Grant from Telesian Technology asked me, and my quasi-competitor and friend Gary Mintchell of Automation World, to sit down with her and discuss how PR professionals should...
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