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Siemens Offers Analog Inputs for SIMATIC S7-1200

Siemens SM 1231 analog input signal modules convert analog signals from the process into digital signals for internal processing by the SIMATIC S7-1200.

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Rockwell Automation Predictive, Prescriptive Analytics Reduce Downtime

Rockwell Automation combined professional services, powerful machine-learning algorithms and analytics software to offer predictive and prescriptive maintenance. With these new capabilities, industrial operators can predict maintenance needs and perform the necessary repairs before failure occurs. This allows manufacturers to avoid costly downtime and improve productivity.

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Rockwell Automation Launches New Industrial Security Appliance

Most IT firewalls today cannot protect against threats to industrial network traffic, which limits their ability to minimize security risks on the plant floor. The Allen-Bradley Stratix 5950 security appliance from Rockwell Automation incorporates new security technologies to help protect plant-floor systems.

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Rockwell Automation Touts ‘The Connected Mine

A volatile commodities market has impacted mining companies’ profitability and sustainability in recent years, according to “The Connected Mine,” a white paper released by Rockwell Automation.

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