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This Site has the main objective of taking updated information of the World of Industrial Automation, in a fast, direct and summarized way, with Presentation, Text and Video resources.

Also the idea is to be able to support students and professionals of the area with relevant themes that are happening in the industry and a format that can continue the studies by other means and even to be able to apply the concepts presented here.

Good reading.

Márcio Venturelli

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FDI IN INDUSTRIAL AUTOMATION

FDI Field Device Integration in Asset Management in Industry

With the advent of industrial protocols and devices communicating in networks, the development of technologies that allow data access during operation for maintenance, commissioning and monitoring (…) [READ FULL ARTICLE]

 

TSN NETWORKS IN INDUSTRIAL AUTOMATION

Real-Time Ethernet Networks – TSN – Time-Sensitive Networking in Industry

To understand the main points of evolution of Ethernet networks, in its main concept, it works with data collision model (CSMA-CD), not being deterministic, in its beginnings, it was a slow network, but it met its reality and was (…) [READ COMPLETE ARTICLE]

 

OPC-UA IN INDUSTRIAL AUTOMATION

The Communication Standard for Interconnection and Data Convergence in Industry

To understand how we came to OPC-UA, which is the most modern technology today in standardization of communication, we need to understand that in order to do digital data communication, before the mid-1990s, it was necessary (…) [READ COMPLETE ARTICLE]

 

SDN NETWORKS IN INDUSTRIAL AUTOMATION

Application of Software-Defined Networks in Industrial Systems (SDN Software Defined Networking)

Ethernet networks made it possible to connect the world, first between computers, then with the Internet as we know it and now with IoT Internet of Things. The challenges facing the demands of this standard, consolidated in the world, (…) [READ COMPLETE ARTICLE]

 

CLOUD COMPUTING IN INDUSTRIAL AUTOMATION

The convergence of TO Technology of Operation, which involves industrial automation and plant management, together with IT Information Technology, are allowing the interconnection of the entire Value Chain of industrial business units (…) [READ COMPLETE ARTICLE]

 

CANVAS IN INDUSTRIAL AUTOMATION

Agile Tool for Implementation Planning of Industrial Automation Systems

The importance of managing projects efficiently is unquestionable, however, what we see in most cases is to relegate management to macro issues, where someone controls the implementation, or at most, a department (…) [READ FULL ARTICLE]

TECHNOLOGICAL EMPLOYMENT

The Future of Employment in Industry 4.0

Man as a social being, got used to saying words like revolution, change, impacts and so many others, especially with regard to the future, is part of the human social nature. When we think of unemployment (…) [READ FULL ARTICLE]

IO LINK PROTOCOL – TECHNOLOGY AND APPLICATIONS

Industrial Networks IO-Link – Its Main Features and Function

Modern network, high speed and high power information at the level of sensor device, this is the IO Link network, a new industrial network in the market, but that already comes out with an option for solutions adherent to Industry 4.0, since (… ) [READ FULL ARTICLE]

ASI BUS PROTOCOL – TECHNOLOGY AND APPLICATIONS

Knowing the ASI Bus Industrial Network – Its Main Features and Applications

The ASI Bus industrial networks are distinguished by their ease and flexibility in the installation, a robust protocol and a gram of accessories for automation at the field sensor level. Its protocol allows communication with digital signals (…) [READ COMPLETE ARTICLE]

PROFIBUS PROTOCOL – TECHNOLOGY AND GOOD PRACTICES

Knowing the PROFIBUS Industrial Network Technology – Its Main Features and Installation Tips

Profibus industrial networks are consolidated in the industrial automation market, we show in this presentation its main technical characteristics, both in the Profibus DP profile and in the Profibus PA profile. With robust network feature (…) [READ COMPLETE ARTICLE]

INDUSTRY 4.0 – DESIGN AND IMPLEMENTATION

In this text we are going to talk about the implementation of Industrial Automation projects adhering to Industry 4.0, important to know that we do not want to postulate a model, but rather, to present a proposal, a simple roadmap of views on (…) [READ FULL ARTICLE]

BIG DATA IN INDUSTRY 4.0

Cloud Database for Decision Making in Industrial Automation

The main characterizations of Industry 4.0, ie Manufacturing and Digital Process, is to allow Mass Customization and Massification of Customization on the production line, and for this to be possible, a new decision-making model (…) [READ COMPLETE ARTICLE]

IoT INTERNET OF THINGS IN THE INDUSTRY 4.0

Scanning of Device Data and Applications in Industrial Automation

The digitization of data of machines, processes and devices, complement the operational layer of an industrial plant, IoT Internet of Things technology, as it is known, is the technique that allows to connect general information of (…) [READ COMPLETE ARTICLE]

INDUSTRIAL CIBERSECURITY 4.0

Information Technology IT has become accustomed to dealing with data security problems on a daily basis, however, once it converges with IT, it has also inherited this problem in the world of IT Technology (…) [READ COMPLETE ARTICLE ]

NETWORKS IN INDUSTRY 4.0

Infrastructure Networks and Connectivity in Industrial Automation

Industry 4.0, as we have seen, is a cybernetic ecosystem, where information, people and machines, exchange information so that it is possible, we need to interconnect all these elements in a network, so that data (…) [READ FULL ARTICLE]

RAMI – STANDARDIZATION OF INDUSTRY 4.0

Reference Architecture Model for Industry Deployment 4.0

When technological innovations begin to be adopted on a large scale, discussed and researched in the various media, it is natural that there is a search for a standardization, starting with concepts of projects and applications, adoptions of (…) [READ COMPLETE ARTICLE]

INTEGRATORS OF INDUSTRIAL AUTOMATION SYSTEMS

The Evolution in Service Delivery and Solution Delivery and the Industry Challenges 4.0

We all know that technology in modern society we live in, changes from time to time economic models, leaving old concepts and opening opportunities for new times, is known, in the least sense (…) [READ FULL ARTICLE]

ELECTRICAL AUTOMATION WITH IEC 61850

It was the time when the area of ​​electric and industrial automation area were treated separately in the industry, with the evolution of control and control devices, industrial networks and their protocols (…) [READ COMPLETE ARTICLE]

RADIOS IN INDUSTRIAL AUTOMATION

Needs in the area of ​​data acquisition and industrial control are not limited to the location of the controller or a plant operator, the demands of the industry challenge, for example, the distances (…) [READ FULL ARTICLE]

THE TEACHING OF INDUSTRY 4.0

The term Industry 4.0 has become common in the industrial, production and all related technological areas, not to mention all terminology that orbits around it, Cybersecurity, Internet of Things, Big Data, among others (…) [READ COMPLETE ARTICLE]

WI-FI NETWORKS IN INDUSTRIAL AUTOMATION

Application of Wireless Networks at the Factory Floor (WIRELESS – IEEE 802.11 Standard)

With the growing use of Information Technology IT linked to TO Operation Technology, where we call Industrial Convergence, Wireless Communication Networks, is also gaining space in the environment (…) [READ COMPLETE ARTICLE]

INDUSTRIAL ETHERNET NETWORKS

Ethernet Networks have consolidated as the standard of communication between computers since its invention, as Industrial Automation has converged over the last few years with IT Information Technology (…) [READ COMPLETE ARTICLE]

WIRELESS Industrial – ISA100 and WirelessHART

This article and presentation have as main objective to demonstrate in a simplified and fast way the use of ISA 100 and WirelessHART technology in industrial process control and instrumentation applications (…) [READ COMPLETE ARTICLE]

INDUSTRIAL AUTOMATION CONVERGENCE

We are in a moment where there are great discussions about Industry 4.0, it is natural, because there is an expectation of a great change in the way we will deal with production in the future, however (…) [READ COMPLETE ARTICLE]

CCTV IN INDUSTRIAL AUTOMATION

For some time I have observed end users of automation and integrators involved with a lot of technology related to CCTV (Closed Circuit TV), designing and installing the most diverse systems for support in (…) [READ COMPLETE ARTICLE]

PROFINET – TECHNOLOGY AND APPLICATIONS

Industrial Communication Protocol in the Ethernet Standard – The Evolution of Profibus

The evolution of the communication protocols that converge in the Ethernet Standard is a reality in the industry, the PROFINET Protocol is the very evolution of the industrial communication, it is the evolution of the Protocol Profibus (…) [READ COMPLETE ARTICLE]

USINA 4.0 – The Sugar and Energy Sector and Industry 4.0

The Fourth Industrial Revolution in the Bioenergetic Sector

We are living the transition from the 3rd Industrial Revolution to the 4th Industrial Revolution, from the 70’s to the implementation of computers in the production lines, controlling the processes, allowed gains (…) [READ COMPLETE ARTICLE]

ON-LINE PRODUCTION MANAGEMENT – MES / MOM SYSTEMS

At the present time, when we think of industrial automation as solution providers, based on the current demands of the production plants, the focus is industrial management. The industrial automation should be directed (…) [READ COMPLETE ARTICLE]

SAFETY BUS

Using Profibus, Profinet and ASI Bus Protocol for Machine and Process Safety

The increase in the demand for safety systems in machines and processes is increasing, as we increase the production dynamics, increasing the risk of incidents, Automation security systems (…) [READ COMPLETE ARTICLE]

MANAGEMENT OF ASSETS WITH PROFIBUS AND PROFINET PROTOCOLS

Managing Assets is the technique of analyzing whether the investment that was made in the equipment or system is reaching its maximum performance over its useful life, The Asset, in our case, is nothing more than all the hardware (…) [READ ARTICLE COMPLETE]

MANAGEMENT OF INDUSTRIAL AUTOMATION PROJECTS

Managing the Implementation of Industrial Automation Systems

Industrial automation projects have always existed, from the small systems of automation by pneumatic timer relays, the first SDCD Digital Distributed Control System, from the end of the 60’s (…) [READ COMPLETE ARTICLE]

FINANCIAL FEASIBILITY IN INDUSTRIAL AUTOMATION

Every time we are in a meeting of professionals of industrial automation, with strictly technical profile, we usually discuss the best solutions, even heated, as a technological vision (…) [READ COMPLETE ARTICLE]

PDA – AUTOMATION DIRECTOR PLAN

When we think of Industrial Automation we often come across many market alternatives, many suppliers, many internal demands of the plant itself and even investment conflicts (…) [READ COMPLETE ARTICLE]

MIGRATION OF LEGACY SYSTEMS

It is a recurring theme in the area of ​​industrial maintenance to update systems, modernize systems, improve systems, and so on, all with the same purpose, to give longevity to existing systems known as Legacy Systems (…) [READ COMPLETE ARTICLE]

SIS INSTRUMENTATED SAFETY SYSTEMS

Operational Safety using Industrial Process Automation

SIS Safety Instrumented System is the technique to mitigate risks and implement instrumentation and industrial control for operational safety in processes, making the plants (…) [READ COMPLETE ARTICLE]

NR-12 SAFETY FOR MACHINERY AND EQUIPMENT OPERATORS

Accident is nothing more than an unplanned event that gives rise to death, illness or loss, and in Brazil, we have more than 400 thousand accidents per year, which kill three thousand Brazilians (…) [READ COMPLETE ARTICLE]

INDUSTRY 4.0

The Fourth Industrial Revolution – A View of Industrial Automation

The weather forecast is rainfall in two days, the government needs to increase ethanol stocks by 10% by the end of the harvest, the value of sugar is forecast to increase by 3% by the end of the harvest, the supplier of Inputs (…) [READ COMPLETE ARTICLE]

MATURITY IN INDUSTRIAL AUTOMATION

Quantitative and Qualitative Evaluation of the Industrial Automation Level of a Plant

We have a scenario (…). Its production plant has several sensors and controllers, but it does not seem to generate Value in industrial production, that is, what was invested does not change the status of production (…) [READ FULL ARTICLE]

OPTIMIZING INDUSTRIAL PROCESSES

Increasing Industrial Production through Advanced Process Control (APC)

First, it is automated, then optimized, this is a premise used in the area of ​​industrial automation, since the initial investment is given to the implementation of the operational control platform, aiming the production (…) [READ COMPLETE ARTICLE]

MANAGEMENT OF ALARMS

Increased Security in Automated Productive Plant Operations

Operational control focused on the operator is increasingly driving the industrial automation projects, understanding this as an important factor, from operational safety, to efficient asset management, alarms (…) [READ FULL ARTICLE]

ASSET MANAGEMENT

Industrial maintenance has to be more effective in the management of the life cycle of industrial equipment, for which industrial automation has an increasingly important role in the industrial field (…) [READ COMPLETE ARTICLE]