Product Selection Toolbox

May 2016 New Orleans Users Group Gaining Productivity with Rockwell Automation’s Product Selection Toolbox In our May Users Group seminar, we showed ways to gain productivity, and simplify your design, product specification and bid process with Rockwell Automation’s Product Selection Toolbox. The Product Selection Toolbox is a suite of product […]

Machines Can Talk

April 2016 New Orleans Users Group Machines Can Talk: Remote Access Solutions presented by eWON Our April Users Group seminar topic was a look at remote access solutions with eWON. About our topic: Imagine getting that call that your machine is down.  To get to the site would require great expense […]

Power Quality and Energy Monitoring Solutions

March 2016 New Orleans Users GroupPower Quality and Energy Monitoring Solutions for Your Industrial FacilityOur March Users Group seminar topic was a look at power quality and energy monitoring solutions for your industrial facility. About our topic:To remain competitive in today’s marketplace, manufacturers simply must do more with less. And that […]

Intrinsic Safety

February 2016 New Orleans Users Group Intrinsic Safety: Hazloc Overview, Product Selection and Applications Our topic for the February Users Group seminar was Intrinsic Safety: Hazloc Overview, Product Selection and Applications. Intrinsic Safety modules connect intrinsically safe rated equipment, such as transmitters, solenoids, proximity sensors and encapsulated assemblies, with control systems. […]

5069 Compact I/O

Rockwell Automation has released a new distributed I/O platform. Bulletin 5069 Compact I/O Modules provide high-performance control in a compact design, expanding the CompactLogix performance capabilities of the Logix platform. This system is the ideal distributed I/O solution for use with the ControlLogix 5580 Controller and for users with […]

Introducing the ControlLogix 5580 CPU

The new ControlLogix 5580 controllers provide increased performance, capacity, productivity, and security to help meet the growing demands of smart machines and equipment for manufacturing. The ControlLogix 5580 controllers use the Studio 5000 Automation Engineering & Design Environment™ application as a common design environment and Integrated Motion over EtherNet/IP […]

Automation Update

Rockwell Automation and The Reynolds Company presented the 2016 Automation Update on Monday, February 1, in New Orleans.  The update gave a quick look at recent new product introductions from Rockwell Automation, including the ControlLogix 5580 CPU, 5069 Compact IO, and the PanelView 5500.  To learn more about […]

SLC Migration App

Rockwell Automation has released a new app for the iPad that will help you migrate your SLC PLC to a Logix controller platform. Use the new Rockwell Automation Migrations Mobile App to quickly migrate an existing SLC™ configuration to a ControlLogix® or a CompactLogix™ controller-based configuration. Specify the […]

How to Deploy Virtualized Servers with Thin Client Nodes

December 2015 New Orleans Users Group Reducing Hardware Maintenance While Increasing Automation Software Uptime: How to Deploy Virtualized Servers with Thin Client Nodes About our topic: Continuous availability and the need for always-on applications have always been critical requirements in the industrial control environment.  With fault tolerant servers, […]