Industrial Security Advisory Index


October is National Cybersecurity Awareness Month (NCSAM), and throughout the month we will share various resources. One valuable, and free, resource from Rockwell Automation is their Industrial Security Advisory Index. What is the Industrial Security Advisory Index? This Industrial Security Advisory Index is a publicly available resource and subscription service that points to specific Rockwell … Continue reading Industrial Security Advisory Index

New Push-In Terminal Blocks Improve Connections and Simplify Panel Design


Rockwell Automation has introduced a new family of terminal blocks that improves wiring efficiency and the quality of connections. The Allen-Bradley Bulletin 1492-P series push-in terminal blocks offer reliable connections, increased time savings and less operator maintenance for an improved wiring environment. In the past, spring-clamp, screw terminal blocks with unsecured wires left potential for loose connections. … Continue reading New Push-In Terminal Blocks Improve Connections and Simplify Panel Design

New Rockwell Automation GuardShield light curtains


The rise of robots has ushered in an increased demand for light curtains that provide a safe work environment between the robotic work cells and the rest of the plant. The Allen-Bradley GuardShield 450L safety light curtain system from Rockwell Automation is a flexible, cost-effective solution that enhances safety while improving productivity through innovative transceiver technology. “Users … Continue reading New Rockwell Automation GuardShield light curtains

Smart Manufacturing the Comic Book


Want to learn more about smart manufacturing, IoT and augmented reality can all come together on the factory floor? Check out this Smart Manufacturing Comic Book and partnering Smart Manufacturing app. PTC and Rockwell Automation have collaborated to create a Smart Manufacturing comic book and app to showcase how augmented reality, IoT, and additive manufacturing … Continue reading Smart Manufacturing the Comic Book

Manufacturing Day 2018


October 5, 2018, is Manufacturing Day. An annual event that occurs on the first Friday of October, Manufacturing Day is a coordinated occasion during which U.S. manufacturers open their doors to demonstrate the potential of modern manufacturing and foster interest in manufacturing careers. Manufacturing Day was created to correct public perception, which doesn’t do manufacturing … Continue reading Manufacturing Day 2018