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DVT Corporation: Fast vision sensor

The new Ethernet-capable Legend 540 machine vision sensor from DVT (Norcross, GA) delivers 8 times the performance over the previous SmartImage sensors.
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Wago Corporation: Fieldbus controller

The Wago (Germantown, WI) Ethernet programmable fieldbus controller connects packaging machinery on the plant floor to a MES or ERP system. E-mail updates of production counts or alarm conditions can be easily communicated to a remote workstation, a cell phone, or even a pager, allowing users to keep current with real-time factory floor conditions.
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Phoenix Contact Inc: Ethernet bus terminal

The FL IL 24 BK inline Ethernet bus terminal from Phoenix Contact (Harrisburg, PA) allows a combination of up to 63 modules and can be integrated into an Ethernet TCP/IP network.
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Rockwell Automation: Message displays

Rockwell Automation (Bloomington, MN) has enhanced its Allen-Bradley InView™ line of message displays with new DeviceNet™ and Ethernet network communication modules.
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Norstat,Inc: Operating panel

Norstat (Rockaway, NJ) introduces the WOP-IT Ethernet-driven Web operating panel that combines the World Wide Web with human machine interface and PLC technology.
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CTC Parker Automation: PC-based I/O

CTC Parker Automation (Milford, OH) has added a new Ethernet buscoupler to its MachinePoint™ line of remote I/O. The module utilizes Modbus TCP/IP for data transmission at 10/100 Mbps between control and machine components.
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Phoenix Contact Inc: Network software

Phoenix Contact (Harrisburg, PA) has added easy-to-use network-management software to its new Factory Line industrial Ethernet infrastructure components.
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Weldun Intl.: Remote diagnostic service

Through a wireless remote diagnostic process, engineers at Weldun Intl. (Bridgman, MI) can troubleshoot software or machine problems at manufacturing facilities anywhere in the world.
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ei3 Corp.: Remote machine support

SitePort™ is a new hardware tool that provides machine builders with universal access to customers’ equipment controls and software. Using ei3 Corp.’s (Montvale, NJ) network to connect to customers’ drives and PLCs, machine builders can maximize machine performance from any plant location with SitePort.
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FactoryWare: Machine productivity analysis

FactoryPulse™ hardware and software system collects data from multiple packaging machines and analyzes the results. From FactoryWare (Evanston, IL), the system permits users to quickly diagnose problems and improve packaging machine productivity.

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