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Senior Technical Editor Dan Hebert, PE, addresses RFID technology and explains how RFID systems are being lnked to process automation systems to deliver process improvements.
Senior Tech Editor Dan Hebert, PE, takes a look at ways you can make an automation contractor selection based on project size, scope, and support requirements in this installment of Technically Speaking.
Reliability, scalability and mobility are the trump cards of wireless mesh networks and should result in triumph over other wireless topologies, according to Senior Technical Editor Dan Hebert, PE.
CONTROL Senior Tech Editor Dan Hebert, PE, takes an in-depth look at a new web technology that will affect how you'll use the Internet, and how this latest trend could be applied to automation.
Optimation, a systems integrator in Rochester, talks to Senior Technical editor Dan Hebert about how they combined explosion-proof and intrinsic safety methods to allow an acid recovery skid to meet the Class I, Div. 1 requirements.
Automation Engineering: Embedded operating systems dominate the process control market, but this soon could change according to Senior Technical Editor Dan Hebert in his monthly Technically Speaking column for CONTROL.
Process automation & alarm management: Alarm systems of one type or another always have been part of industrial machine, robot, and skid control systems, but CONTROL Senior Technical Editor Dan Hebert, PE, notes that there's more to alarm technology than meets the eye ... or ear for that matter.
Senior Technical Editor Dan Hebert, PE, notes that industrial PCs have matured from similar-looking, pre-packaged desktop PCs to products specifically designed for particular process automation applications.
In part two of this two-part series, Senior Tech Editor Dan Hebert, PE, takes a look at how your companys own internal capabilities and characteristics can affect automation contractor selection.
You may not be aware, but a new bus war is being waged in your plant the battle of the motion networks. Senior Tech Editor Dan Hebert, PE, provides analysis and commentary on the newest battle over fieldbus.
If you work in a process plant, you likely have a few motion applications. In this article, Senior Tech Editor Dan Hebert, PE, provides a general overview of the various motion networks competing today.
Senior Tech Editor Dan Hebert, PE, looks at the latest advances in simulation and modeling technologies for improved loop control, including new software packages and embedded APC systems.
In our April cover story, Senior Tech Editor Dan Hebert, PE, talks about the state of the art in training for the automation profession and how it is evolving to fit the needs of process control end users.
Field calibration is faster and more accurate with digital calibrators and a CMS, but theres a catch. Senior Tech Editor Dan Hebert, PE, reports on the state of the art in calibration systems for the operator.
Process Automation: As integrated middleware solutions vie with best-of-breed products, Senior Tech Editor Dan Hebert wonders if there will ever be a true integrated solution that covers the entire middleware space?
Process Automation: Senior Tech Editor Dan Hebert, PE, identifies the leading candidates for best system architecture supremacy in the wireless arena and believes software algorithms will be key for high bandwidth mesh networks.
Now You Have Option of Using Your Existing Process Historian as the Front End for a Vibration Monitoring System
Read Dan Hebert's Article "Integration Operations to Enterprise" and other online resources on Software Management and Integration Systems
The Economic Doldrums May or May Not Be Over, but the Job Market in Process Control Is Booming. Is It Time for You to Jump Ship?
Control System/ERP Integration Is More Profitable and Technically Easier Than Ever, but Non-Technical Challenges Remain
There's No Longer Any Technical Reason Why a PLC or a DCS Should Be More Reliable Than an Industrial PC
Listen to Dan Herbert's January 2008 Column, "PACs for Communications and Data Handling"
Cybersecurity Is a Must-Have Skill in Your Process Automation Toolbox.
What do you do when no amount of tuning will bring the intended process value consistently back in line with its desired setpoint?
The next COTS technology waiting to take hold in process automation is lithium-ion batteries.