Automation, security and control > Industrial automation and control

Transport businesses need to better secure IIoT deployments

24 April, 2019

A survey found 64% of transport businesses reported that their processes to combat cybersecurity threats could be stronger.

UNSW launches Tamworth smart city trial

09 April, 2019

The Tamworth Smart City project will trial Internet of Things technologies, encompassing applications for transport, energy, health, telecommunications and other community services.

Emerson app captures plant conditions

16 January, 2019

Operations teams can easily report plant safety and performance issues with Emerson's new application AMS Inspection Rounds for the AMS Trex Device Communicator.

7 steps in building a smart city strategy

04 December, 2018 by George Verghese*

It is important that a smart city strategy encompasses every department, and that there are no duplications, economies of scale are achieved and technology sharing can happen smoothly.

IIoT, transport and sustainability

08 November, 2018

The uptake of Industrial IoT (IIoT) technologies in the transport and logistics sector is largely driven by environmental sustainability, according to research.

Smart cities think tank at Canterbury Bankstown

30 October, 2018

Project Legacy brought together more than 20 delegates to discuss how to engage some of the City's most vulnerable communities on what a smart city is.

ABB i-bus KNX DALI gateway with emergency lighting function

01 September, 2018

The ABB i-bus KNX DALI Gateway with emergency lighting function combines modern flexible lighting control in intelligent building control systems with DALI emergency lighting.

Using automation to improve warehouse logistics

17 August, 2018

As consumers expect more from delivery services, manufacturers need to streamline their warehouse logistics.

Beckhoff ELX series EtherCAT Terminals

21 June, 2018

The Beckhoff ELX series of EtherCAT Terminals has been expanded by the addition of analog input terminals with TwinSAFE SC (single-channel) technology.

SCHURTER Configurable Display Switch CDS1

28 May, 2018

SCHURTER has released a new generation of human-machine interfaces with the CDS1.

ABB showcases digital solutions in Melbourne

16 March, 2018

ABB showcased the latest industrial digital solutions at its inaugural ABB Customer World – Australia event in Melbourne on 15 March.

Improving uptime, operational performance with IIoT

13 February, 2018

Polymer company Covestro has selected Emerson to provide Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) technologies to improve operational performance.

HMS Industrial Networks Anybus Modbus to KNX gateway and Anybus Modbus to BACnet gateway

05 December, 2017

HMS Industrial Networks has released two new gateways connecting factory automation equipment to building automation systems — Anybus Modbus to KNX gateway and Anybus Modbus to BACnet gateway.

Lack of policy driving investments away

11 September, 2017 by Mansi Gandhi

One of the world's largest automation and technology groups, ABB, has blamed lack of policy direction around renewables for discouraging investment in the sector. 

Aldridge Traffic Systems Traffic SmartCity Technology wireless traffic and lighting monitor

01 September, 2017

The Aldridge Traffic Systems (ATS) Traffic SmartCity Technology (TST) is a holistic, wireless solution to monitor lighting and associated assets.

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