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Controls & automation
The CONTACTRON speed starter from Phoenix Contact offers functions common in a variable frequency drive without the complexities. It provides ramp-up and ramp-down functions while the motor is under load, which a soft starter cannot.
Dec 8th, 2021
UniversalAutomation.Org Founded to Facilitate Interoperable Automation
Several automation technology suppliers and end users have partnered to create an independent, not-for-profit association to accelerate the development and deployment of vendor-agnostic 'plug-and-produce' software.
Dec 1st, 2021
IIoT Retrofits for Legacy Equipment
If you’re like most manufacturers, you’re not operating a greenfield site with the latest internet-ready equipment. However, you’re likely facing numerous digitalization initiatives. Here’s how you can do it via strategic retrofits to existing equipment.
James R. Koelsch
Oct 14th, 2021
High Power Charging and e-mobility Technology Available through Allied Electronics & Automation and Phoenix Contact
Oct 7th, 2021
Industrial Ethernet Advances Broaden the Network’s Value Across Industries
Recent innovations in industrial Ethernet’s physical layer—Single Pair Ethernet and Ethernet Advanced Physical Layer—are being heralded as game-changers for their ability to extend Ethernet cabling lengths and address hazardous environment concerns.
Jul 13th, 2021
Industrial PC for Edge Computing
Phoenix Contact's compact BL2 BPC 1500 is designed for entry-level automation featuring fan-less design, solid-state mass storage, and metal housing.
Dec 7th, 2020
Controls & automation
The BL2 BPC 1500 from Phoenix Contact is a compact IPC designed for entry-level automation, small machine control, and IIoT applications such as edge/fog computing or decentralized data collection and processing.
Nov 25th, 2020
Yaskawa and Phoenix Contact Announce Partnership
Yaskawa and Phoenix Contact announce an agreement to utilize PLCnext Technology from Phoenix Contact in the development of the next generation machine controller and PLC platform realizing the i3-Mechatronics solution concept lead by Yaskawa.
Yaskawa America, Inc.
Sep 14th, 2020
Network Protocols Harmonize Around Time-Sensitive Networking
As the TSN standard nears completion, excitement is growing over the prospect of bringing IT and OT closer together. Industrial protocol associations have been working hard with their support group to adapt their protocols to this emerging standard.
Aug 14th, 2020