How PLCs and Smart HMI Design Keep Drugs Safe

Thursday, May 2, 2013

STERIS Corp. helps keeps drugs safe and compliant with electronic data security rules with simplified PLC configuration and user-friendly interface via WinCC and touch panels. In pharmaceutical manufacturing,…

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Comfort Panel HMI Wins Design Award

Monday, April 22, 2013

SIMATIC Comfort Panels address the growing use of video in industrial environments, letting users display an Ethernet camera feed live on application screens during runtime. An add-on for…

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Widescreen HMI Devices up to 22 Inches Combine Robustness with Prize-winning Design

Thursday, August 30, 2012

The Siemens Industry Automation Division has expanded its Simatic HMI Comfort Panels for local machine operator control and monitoring to include devices with 15, 19 and 22 inch…

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Big News in Small Packages: Siemens Launches Line of Nano Computers

Thursday, January 5, 2012

Siemens Industry is significantly extending its range of embedded industrial computers by adding a new product line of compact, energy-saving PCs in the nano format. The new product…

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HMI is Small yet Powerful

Thursday, June 30, 2011

An HMI Panel from Siemens Industry Automation Division can replace both a panel or text display and an alarm indicator, yet it is small enough to squeeze into…

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HMI Comfort Panels Deliver Integrated Functionality for Demanding Visualization Tasks

Wednesday, June 1, 2011

Siemens Industry is continuing to roll out devices that enhance and extend the reach of its Totally Integrated Automation Portal – a unified engineering environment that simplifies the…

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Failsafe, Wireless Operator Control and Monitoring via “Rapid Roaming”

Thursday, March 31, 2011

Siemens Industry has provided plant floor engineers with added reliability and flexibility with two new mobile panels, the 277 IWLAN and its safety-rated version, the 277F IWLAN. “The…

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Complete System Simulation Integrating both HMI and PLC – Part 3

Thursday, April 22, 2010

Video Tutorials: Combined HMI and PLC Simulation This is part three of a four part series showcasing the time and cost saving benefits of the STEP7 PLC-SIM software….

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Scheduler added to HMI

Thursday, January 7, 2010

WinCC V7 enhancement simplifies scheduling Human machine interfaces continue to expand their capabilities, providing a single source for all the information operators need to run their equipment efficiently….

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Wireless Integration Ensures Wastewater Plant Reaches Its Upgrade Goals

Tuesday, December 1, 2009

Upgrading the control system for a municipal wastewater system was going to be costly and time consuming until facilities engineers reviewed available wireless technologies. The Persigo Waste Water…

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Simatic HMI SCD1900 Monitor

Thursday, October 1, 2009

Siemens brightens the picture with new, low cost, hi-res 19-inch industrial monitor. You hear a lot about miniaturization in the automation world, especially when it comes to HMI…

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Daylight Readable HMI

Tuesday, September 8, 2009

Siemens releases the latest addition to its Simatic HMI family, the MP 377 15-inch Daylight Readable HMI, enabling users to see full color HMI screens in outdoor daylight…

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HMI Anywhere

Monday, July 6, 2009

Adding input to industrial equipment is always a difficult challenge. Siemens is addressing this with an HMI line that provides flexibility with a number of variations for both…

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