Posts tagged as PLC

Control comes to I/O

  A new field logic controller offers a different take on the edge computing concept by bringing simple logic control to Ethernet I/O blocks. The field logic controllers (FLCs) are programmed via the ARGEE environment, which uses a flow chart system to program the Ethernet I/O blocks via an HTML5-compatible web browser. Edge computing is one […]

Integration of communications in mission critical networks

  Before TCP/IP and Ethernet became the standard technologies used worldwide for communications, other technologies such as serial communication were used. These technologies were very simple and straightforward to setup, and although a few different types of serial communications did exist, most devices followed simple open standards for basic communications. The change to a newer […]