Q4 2010 Issue


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Industrial Networking magazine is all about the design and implementation of networked systems in industrial environments. From wireless Ethernet to process buses to device networks, Industrial Networking examines how OEMs, discrete manufacturers, and process plants can begin to take full advantage of networked system architectures in their manufacturing environments.


The Do All and Be All of SCADA
Physical Security Should Be Paramount. The Cost of a Seperate Network Could Be Nothing Compared With the Damages From a Malicious Attack

Modular I/O - Solution or Headache
Field Power and Standard Backhaul Control are Two of the Biggest Roadblocks Facing Modular I/O in North America

An Undeniable Impact
Ethernet and Its Variants Shape the Terrain of the Industrial World

Wireless Use Grows
More Supliers are Pushing the Advantages of a Technology That is Slowly Earning Some User Confidence

Shake Them Up
A Black Box Won't Do It This Time. You and Many Others of Us Need to Get Up, Stand Up, Get Out and Push Some Buttons-On Some People

Trees and Rings
Tips For How to Keep Your Network Up and Running. Think Recundancy

Wire and Cable: A No-Brainer?
Most Noise Reduction and Rejection Comes Not From Shielding, But From the 'Lay of the Twist' of the Twisted-Pair Cable Itself


FDT Standard Closes In On ISA Acceptance
Soon FTD's Ability to Enable Any Fieldbus-, Devise- or Subsystem Software Tool To Be Integrated as Part Of a Universal Lifecycle Management Tool Will Be Validated By Two Independent Sources

Ethernet Alliance Pegs Plugfest Success at 99%
The Ethernet Alliance Announced Its Preliminary Results of the Higher Speed Interoperability Plugfest