End users, analysts and competitors alike want to know: Who's the biggest of them all? Walt Boyes, editor of Control, and Larry O'Brien, research director for ARC Advisory Group, have the scoop. Watch this video to find out.
In this Webinar, Peter de Jonge, Honeywell Process Solutions consultant and industry expert, provides and overview of process simulation and its use in process design, optimization, equipment evaluation, operations training and more. Also learn about Honeywell's Unisim Design Suite and Academic Program.
Editor in Chief Walt Boyes presents the results of Control's latest survey on field instruments. Control presented its readers with five different field instrument questions, and this video reports summarizes the findings. Watch this video report to learn more.
Is it time to update your legacy control system? Rest assured, modernizing your plant doesn't have to be a high-cost or high-risk operation. Knowing your options, choosing the right partner and platform for your business, and careful planning and execution can help you avoid these penalties. Control's editor in chief Walt Boyes moderates this on-line session with ARC Advisory Group's Research Director Larry O'Brien. Joining them will be Invensys' Graham Bennett, senior DCS migration consultant, and Amanda Smith, legacy system migration program manager. This team of industry experts will share best practices and lessons learned that have helped over 500 plants modernize to safe, reliable and improved operations.
Stuxnet, the scary new virus in town, may make you want to rethink your control system security. Control's managing editor, Nancy Bartels, and ARC's Bob Mick sort out the hype, hysteria and hoop-la and get to the nitty gritty of what this computer worm, aimed directly at control systems, means for your cybersecurity plans.
When we think of security, we think cyber--but long before electronics there was a physical security, starting with the fence. Control's Walt Boyes interviews Honeywell Process Solutions' Keving Staggs.
Control's Editor-in-Chief Walt Boyes talks to John Berra, Emerson Process Management's chairman, who recently retired after 41 years in the industry. Berra takes a look back at the changes in both automation companies and the automation industry as a whole and what these changes mean for the future.
ControlGlobal.com and Apprion have been conducting joint surveys about end-user attitudes toward wireless systems and infrastructure for two years. Watch this video series, where Control's Walt Boyes and Steve Lambright from Apprion discuss the data and find some surprising conclusions. Thinking about wireless applications? See how you and your facility stack up to the industry adoption of wireless applications.
Editor-in-Chief Walt Boyes talks about wireless in the plant and wireless backbone. Throughout the years the automation industry has developed different wireless standards, but can there be convergence between them? Watch this video report to learn more on wireless in the plant and wireless backbone.
The new universal remote I/O module for Honeywell's Safety Manager platform allows process manufacturers to integrate more safety devices while simplifying installation and maintenance. The Safety Manager Remote I/O module is ideal for facilities that must cost effectively integrate equipment over wide geographic distances and in harsh environments. Learn how the new remote I/O module helps facilities more easily expand the Safety Manager solution using soft-marshalling, reducing overall capital expenditure, engineering costs and maintenance costs.
Spend 10 minutes with Tom Griffiths, global product marketing manager for analytical sensors and instruments, for answers to questions such as, what are some of the analytical measurement challenges facing process manufacturers today? What developments in analytical measurement are on the horizon? and more.
Control Global surveyed its audience to find out more about how they use operator interfaces and HMIs. Editor in Chief Walt Boyes analyzes the 2010 results and compares these to the results of the same survey taken in 2008. Watch this video report and see if there is a difference in how operator interfaces and HMIs are used today.
Executive editor Jim Montague talks about the diverse technologies used in process analyzers. Some technologies leave you asking for more. Watch this video and learn more about the different process analyzer technologies professional use today and see how satisfied they are with these devices.
ABB and Control Global present this Virtual Roundtable Webcast. Learn how leading process companies are using WirelessHART, together with the latest asset management tools, to tap process and instrumentation diagnostics for optimal reliability and uptime.
Whether for a unit retrofit or a grass- roots project, choosing the right process automation platform is a complex and important decision that will affect your productivity and profitability for years to come. Skimp up- front, and extra integration and maintenance tasks will soon eat up any initial cost savings. Aim too high, and you'll long be paying for overly complex functionality you don't need and will never implement. In this ControlGlobal.com webinar, you'll learn to cast process automation system costs in the context of a system's full life cycle, matching system capabilities against application performance, engineering and maintenance requirements.
Control's digital managing Web Editor Katherine Bonfante, talks to ARC's Vice President Greg Gorbach on sustainability. What is sustainability? What factors influence sustainability efforts in the process industries?