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New Connected Components Workbench Software Enables User to Reduce Programming Time
Software

New Connected Components Workbench Software Enables User to Reduce Programming Time

Connected Components Workbench Software is designed for controller programming, device configuration and human-machine interface for automation hardware. Software features a toolbar that consists of programming elements divided into tabs, which allows user to search, drag and drop instructions into ladder logic editor. The software allows designers to switch instruction names from default IEC...

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New FLEX 5000 I/O Modules Helps Future-Proof Control Systems for Connected Enterprise
Controls & Controllers

New FLEX 5000 I/O Modules Helps Future-Proof Control Systems for Connected Enterprise

Creating smarter, productive and flexible industrial control systems, FLEX 5000 I/O modules come with simplified wiring and design. Built on 1 Gigabit architecture with communications supporting Device Level Ring (DLR), linear and star topologies, modules are designed to operate in extreme environments (-40 C to 70°C). Boasting of flexible architecture including vertical and horizontal mounting...

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Controls & Controllers

New PlantPAx DCS Reduces Time-to-Market and Extends the Value of Converged Plant-Wide Architectures

Rockwell Automation’s PlantPAx is a modern distributed control system (DCS) which helps digitally transform process control operations with its intuitive design by allowing contextualized information to be seen from plant assets. The DCS features an expanded library supporting electrical protection devices and leverages both EtherNet/IP and IEC-61850 standards resulting in a better plant...

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FactoryTalk Brew Solution is Based on PlantPAx Distributed Control System
Software

FactoryTalk Brew Solution is Based on PlantPAx Distributed Control System

FactoryTalk Brew Solution allows brewers to standardize and automate production, gain an information platform to report and recipe management. The solution allows operator to access data with reporting parameters from any device and enables to quickly respond to process or batch issues. The solution utilizes web application to configure automation sequencing and define reporting parameters.

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Latest Motion Analyzer Software Tool Features Intuitive Navigation and In-Workflow Product Selection
Software

Latest Motion Analyzer Software Tool Features Intuitive Navigation and In-Workflow Product Selection

Rockwell offers upgraded Motion Analyzer Software Tool that simplifies workflows for machine builders. Software allows engineers to determine system’s specification, evaluate multiple products, finalize the design and create a bill of materials. The upgrades to the tool include fast axis definition and sizing, application template support and ability to import from legacy motion profiles. The...

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Services

New Predictive Maintenance as a Service from Rockwell Assists to Identify and Prevent Downtime

Predictive Maintenance as a Service is applied on critical assets and analyzes data from technologies connected like sensors, control systems and smart machines. The service enables customer to monitor predictions and analyze details of an alert without building own data models. The engineers use FactoryTalk Analytics and machine learning technology to build data models that predict, monitor for...

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New Push-In Terminal Blocks Provide Reliable and Flexible Connection
Electrical Equipment & Systems

New Push-In Terminal Blocks Provide Reliable and Flexible Connection

Rockwell’s 1492-P Series Push-In Terminal Blocks come with front facing terminals for easy access, a clamp to ensure a safe connection point and built-in port test port for monitoring meter voltage and current. Units provide color-coded plastic actuators that offer the user with visual indicators for proper wiring of the electric panel. The blocks are offered with twin-ferrule options that...

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Software

Rockwell Automation Software is Now Enhanced with OPC UA Support

Rockwell’s FactoryTalk Linx software increases interoperability between industrial IoT devices. Software enhances productivity, network redundancy and energy-usage monitoring. FactoryTalk can support two network paths to a single controller that offers high-speed failure detection and automatically switches communications to secondary path. The software enables user to configure Ethernet driver...

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New IntelliCENTER Integration Unit Enhances Visibility and Optimizes Control
Electronic Components & Devices

New IntelliCENTER Integration Unit Enhances Visibility and Optimizes Control

Rockwell’s IntelliCENTER Integration Unit integrates electrical distribution system devices into process-automation control and software environment and eliminates the need for separate eSCADA. Unit receives electrical information sent through standard IEC 61850 network interface into the Logix-based control system. IntelliCENTER adds the intelligent switchgear and equipment in to automation...

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New Connected Components Workbench Software Enables User to Reduce Programming Time
Software

New Connected Components Workbench Software Enables User to Reduce Programming Time

Connected Components Workbench Software is designed for controller programming, device configuration and human-machine interface for automation hardware. Software features a toolbar that consists of programming elements divided into tabs, which allows user to search, drag and drop instructions into ladder logic editor. The software allows designers to switch instruction names from default IEC...

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Company News

Six Companies Join the Rockwell Automation PartnerNetwork Program

Collaborative network can help companies simplify projects and get more value from industrial automation MILWAUKEE, July 9, 2018 — Industrial companies that want to implement smart manufacturing or other initiatives often need to work with multiple vendors. To help simplify this process and connect companies with the right solutions, Rockwell Automation has added six new companies to...

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Company News

New Application Content Speeds Up and FutuProofs Machine Designs

Rockwell Automation code libraries and device objects save time when designing machines and replacing devices Milwaukee, June 28, 2018 — Rockwell Automation continues to release new application content to help OEMs and process skid manufacturers create state-of-the-art machine designs faster and at a lower cost. The latest content includes device objects and two machine builder code...

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New FLEX 5000 I/O Modules Helps Future-Proof Control Systems for Connected Enterprise
Controls & Controllers

New FLEX 5000 I/O Modules Helps Future-Proof Control Systems for Connected Enterprise

Creating smarter, productive and flexible industrial control systems, FLEX 5000 I/O modules come with simplified wiring and design. Built on 1 Gigabit architecture with communications supporting Device Level Ring (DLR), linear and star topologies, modules are designed to operate in extreme environments (-40 C to 70°C). Boasting of flexible architecture including vertical and horizontal mounting...

Read More »
Controls & Controllers

New PlantPAx DCS Reduces Time-to-Market and Extends the Value of Converged Plant-Wide Architectures

Rockwell Automation’s PlantPAx is a modern distributed control system (DCS) which helps digitally transform process control operations with its intuitive design by allowing contextualized information to be seen from plant assets. The DCS features an expanded library supporting electrical protection devices and leverages both EtherNet/IP and IEC-61850 standards resulting in a better plant...

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Company News

PTC and Rockwell Automation Announce Strategic Partnership to Drive Industrial Innovation and Accelerate Growth

Rockwell Automation to Make $1B Equity Investment in PTC Companies to Showcase Combined Offering During Live TechEd Webcast Today at 8:00 am PT / 11:00 am ET NEEDHAM, Mass. & MILWAUKEE--(BUSINESS WIRE)--PTC Inc. (NASDAQ: PTC) and Rockwell Automation, Inc. (NYSE: ROK) today announced that they have entered into a definitive agreement for a strategic partnership that is expected to...

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FactoryTalk Brew Solution is Based on PlantPAx Distributed Control System
Software

FactoryTalk Brew Solution is Based on PlantPAx Distributed Control System

FactoryTalk Brew Solution allows brewers to standardize and automate production, gain an information platform to report and recipe management. The solution allows operator to access data with reporting parameters from any device and enables to quickly respond to process or batch issues. The solution utilizes web application to configure automation sequencing and define reporting parameters.

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People in the News

Rockwell Automation Announces Senior Leadership Transitions

June 11, 2018 Milwaukee--(Business Wire) -- Rockwell Automation Inc. (NYSE: ROK) announces senior leadership transitions to be effective July 2, all reporting to Blake Moret, Chairman and CEO. “The following leadership changes, which result from our long-term leadership succession planning process, accelerate our ability to bring the connected enterprise to life, and with these leaders, we will...

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Latest Motion Analyzer Software Tool Features Intuitive Navigation and In-Workflow Product Selection
Software

Latest Motion Analyzer Software Tool Features Intuitive Navigation and In-Workflow Product Selection

Rockwell offers upgraded Motion Analyzer Software Tool that simplifies workflows for machine builders. Software allows engineers to determine system’s specification, evaluate multiple products, finalize the design and create a bill of materials. The upgrades to the tool include fast axis definition and sizing, application template support and ability to import from legacy motion profiles. The...

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