Siemens Introduces SIMATIC NET V12

Saturday, March 22, 2014

The Siemens Industry Automation Division has introduced its SIMATIC NET V12 software portfolio. The products of the SIMATIC NET V12 support the following 32-Bit and 64-Bit operating systems:…

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TIA Portal V13 Expands Engineering Framework for Automation

Saturday, March 22, 2014

Siemens Industry Automation Division has announced that TIA Portal V13, which includes Step 7 V13, WinCC V13, and Startdrive V13, has been released for delivery and is available…

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SIMOGEAR Geared Motors Specifically Designed for Automation and Motion Control Applications

Tuesday, February 18, 2014

SIMOGEAR gear motors help you save time, effort and energy. Quick configuration, drawings on demand, fast delivery from our SC assembly plant, easy installation, simple unit identification, 24/7…

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The SIMATICS S7-1200 PLC and RF630R RFID reader are integrated in a control box mounted atop the elevator cab. Owners call for the elevator with their one-button key fob remotes, then drive their cars into the cab. The RFID reader reads their cars’ RFID tags, which are programmed with their designated parking floor. The reader signals the PLC, which then signals the elevator’s controls to move the cab to the proper floor.

Automated “James Bond” Automobile Elevator Attracts Buyers

Friday, January 17, 2014

Luxury Highrise Condominium Deploys an Automated “James Bond” RFID Automobile Elevator System as a Unique Amenity to Attract Buyers. Rising 12-stories above the Old Town district of Victoria,…

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Siemens TIA Portal Software Environment

The New-Tech Way to Keep Oil & Gas Drilling Safe

Friday, November 22, 2013

Siemens Industry’s TIA, from programming software to enterprise-wide SCADA, helps keep drilling operations safe with integrated real-time gas detection technology that protects lives. Oil and gas drilling operations…

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Comprehensive security in production plants and systems comprises several layers

Industrial Security for the Automotive Industry: Seamless and Integrated – Securely!

Monday, November 11, 2013

Production systems in the automotive industry are characterized by a high degree of automation and networking. This is required today for end products to be completely individualized, and…

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Firmware Upgrade Adds Functions, Improves HMI

Thursday, October 31, 2013

The V1.1 firmware update for SIMATIC S7-1500 controllers includes an expanded new function list.  Among the added functions is the ability to provide MODBUS TCP (Server/Client) functionality on…

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What is ‘Smart Manufacturing’ and How Will it Affect Your Company?

Thursday, October 31, 2013

A new concept, and new research, lead the way toward understanding how to revitalize U.S. manufacturing in a wired world. The evolution of manufacturing is at a transitional…

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Service Pack 1 for TIA Portal V12 Has Been Released

Wednesday, October 2, 2013

Siemens has introduced Service Pack 1 for the latest version of TIA Portal, version 12 (TIA Portal V12 SP1). New enhancements in this release include: Key new feature…

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SIMATIC Process Historian

Siemens Unveils SIMATIC Process Historian

Thursday, August 1, 2013

The new SIMATIC® Process Historian central archiving system from Siemens Industry, Inc., delivers long-term archiving functionality for Siemens SIMATIC WinCC V7.2 and V7.0 SP3 SCADA software. Easily configured, the…

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