Informational

3G Retirement Impacting Remote Sites and Failover

3G network retirement starts 2021

The beginning of the end for 3G starts in just a few weeks which means some significant challenges for those using cellular networks for their SCADA systems. Verizon will be the first to retire their 3G network at the end of this year, with AT&T following just 14 months later. Many facilities utilize 3G cellular…

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Overnight Success – A SLC to CompactLogix Story

Sometimes our customers provide us with unique challenges. The truth? We thoroughly enjoy these challenges that require us to think creatively and out of the box. In this case, a PLC modernization with a tight window so that sewage literally didn’t overflow into the streets. For those that aren’t aware, usually, a PLC conversion requires…

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Crimson 3.2 Released from Red Lion

Red Lion Tuesday formally released version 3.2 of Crimson which adds many potent advanced networking capabilities, expanded symbol libraries, easier web server development, Automated SQL Server data population, and all with Crimson Control IEC 61131 programming languages. All of these new features, while still supporting over 300 protocol drivers – an industry best for gateway…

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ROKLive – June 2020 Overview

One silver lining to travel restrictions – saving thousands on travel, hotels, and time going to conferences. ROKLive is a Rockwell Automation Virtual event happening June 10-19th delivering training, labs, presentations and thought leadership. Registration is free, but required to attend. Can’t attend the scheduled sessions? Register anyways and get access until November 2020 for…

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