• Maximize Your Time at The Automation Fair!

    The Industrial Solutions Network


    Automation Fair® is the premier, annual event to learn about the latest and greatest in industrial automation. If you’re new to the event, learn why you should attend.

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  • Utilizing Computerized Maintenance Management Software (CMMS)


    Computerized Maintenance Management Software (CMMS) helps tackle these challenges by giving operations teams the ability to schedule, organize, and track equipment maintenance digitally. Modern CMMS empowers companies to make data-driven decisions by connecting business and storeroom management systems.

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  • Mitigating the Risk of the Recent log4j Vulnerability in Manufacturing Operations


    The recently exposed cybersecurity vulnerabilities related to the log4j logging library has the potential to have far-reaching impacts in the manufacturing space. With the proliferation of the Internet of Things in the past decade, particularly as more and more devices on the plantfloor are connected within an OT network or to cloud services outside of the plant, there are more ways for a vulnerability like this make its way into plantfloor operations.

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  • Partnering for Success


    Fiix provides a great example of how a CMMS can make data-driven decisions leveraging the power of AI and industry expertise. The Industrial Solutions Network partners with Fiix Software, a Rockwell Automation company, to deliver comprehensive, solutions-based offerings for our customers.

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  • Solution for High-Cost, but Critical Parts That you Need On Your Shelves


    What do you do if that critical part is too expensive for stocking, is reliable, yet if it goes bad, your whole line goes down?

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  • What Robot is Right for My Manufacturing Application?


    More manufacturers, big and small, are choosing robotics over hard automation in certain dangerous, dirty and dull applications to help make the process more safe for the workforce or just more efficient. But which type of robot makes the most sense?

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  • Are you throwing away money every month? Lighting Retrofits add more money back to your bottom line.


    Upgrading legacy lighting technology - linear fluorescent, HID, metal halide, etc - to a modern LED and lighting control solution typically saves users more than 50% in lighting-related energy costs.

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  • Take the complexity out of managing multiple support agreements


    With tight budgets, it can be difficult to go back to purchasing every time a support contract comes up for renewal. Luckily, many of these agreements can be bundled into one Integrated Support Agreement that simplifies renewal, adds additional service and coverage hours, and has a lower overall cost.

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  • To Upgrade or Not to Upgrade


    When it comes to modernizing your automation and electrical equipment, the biggest challenge is simply determining where to start. Luckily, there are tools available to help prioritize, determine ROI, and manage the risk of aging equipment.

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  • Simplify System Implementation with Single Pair Ethernet


    Single Pair Ethernet is the new physical layer technology transforming communications for automation devices. Single pair ethernet (SPE) is designed for devices on the edge in OT applications and serves as the "last mile" connection.

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