Process Automation Systems Resource Center
Through the looking glass of emerging technologies.
We've come a long way; still have a way to go.
Make sure your control system achieves the potential possible with today's instrumentation.
Using PLCs or PACs and Ethernet as gateways to digital communication protocols can be a low-cost alternative.
White Papers: In Depth Research
Posted: Apr 01, 2015
Essentials of the Modern DCS. This edition discusses modern DCS implementations, and why they should enable plantwide control and optimization; provide scalability and modularity for engineering flexibility and faster time to market.
Posted: Dec 02, 2014
First principle relationships can define process cause and effects that can lead to improved controller tuning and performance by the selection of better tuning rules and process variables for scheduling of tuning settings.
Posted: Mar 24, 2014
This paper will discuss redundant and non-redundant methods for achieving high availability of control systems, as well as improvements in control technology and recommended control system designs. The paper will also highlight features within the Rockwell
Posted: Dec 05, 2013
This guide leads quality practitioners through a simple decision tree to select the right control chart to improve manufacturing processes and product quality.