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  • Affinity Energy shared an update
    Posted1 hour and 45 minutes AGO
    I&C Short Tips - Helping Co-op Utilities Implement Solar
    A low-cost controls approach might enable small utilities to implement solar power in areas they might not have thought practical. Learn more at https://affinityenergy.com
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  • Affinity Energy shared an update
    Posted1 day AGO
    Is it really necessary to move solar trackers as close to the path of the sun as possible? https://goo.gl/p7f5Ay
    
    Moving a Solar Tracking System More Than Once Every Hour is Pointless - Affinity Energy
    Solar tracker systems don’t actually need to track the sun so dutifully. Small solar tracking system movements don’t actually provide more energy.
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  • Huffman Engineering, Inc. shared an update
    Posted1 day AGO
    "We’re already looking to expand to monitoring more drives. If we build out the whole plant, the savings could be six figures."
    
    http://huffmaneng.com/finding-path-harness-power-iiot-big-data/
    
    Finding a Path to Harness the Power of IIoT and Big Data - Huffman Engineering
    In a recent Control Magazine article titled ‘Alternate Paths,’ author Jim Montague explores how going off road to move data from the field and plant floor to the enterprise level and cloud can include bypassing the usual control routes. The Indus ...
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  • Canary Labs, Inc. shared an update
    Posted1 day AGO
    Does the Unlimited Tag Canary Historian really have a limit?  Find out in this week's askGARY...  http://blog.canarylabs.com/2017/10/how-unlimited-is-unlimited.html
    
    Canary Labs Blog: How Unlimited is Unlimited?
    A weekly Question and Answer column with Gary Stern, President and Found of Canary Labs. Have a question you would like me to answer? Emai...
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  • Carlton-Bates Company shared an update
    Posted5 days AGO
    Supplier partner Red Lion Controls has sleek, rugged, flexible HMI panels perfect for extreme remote locations. Contact us for more information. http://bit.ly/2wQ3Pgh
    
    HMI Operator Interface Panels | Human Machine Interface | Red Lion
    Our HMI operator interface panels let customers connect, monitor and control processes across a range of industries: manufacturing, oil and gas and water/w
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  • Affinity Energy shared an update
    Posted6 days AGO
    How can QFs show they’re a valuable generation asset? https://goo.gl/goKQvf
    
    Webinar: Why Implement Active Power Curtailment on QF Sites? - Affinity Energy
    Active power curtailment isn’t just about flipping a switch to turn a PV site on or off. It’s having the controls to adjust site output between 0% & 100%.
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  • Canary Labs, Inc. shared an update
    Posted7 days AGO
    How can local municipalities utilize new smart city technology?  On a budget.  Without adding staff.  The answer is easier than you may think....
    
    http://blog.canarylabs.com/2017/10/municipalities-can-leverage-smart-city.html
    
    Canary Labs Blog: Municipality-Friendly Smart City Tech on a Budget
    Often local municipalities lag behind on the tech curve because of inadequate funding and fewer resources. The IoT revolution can be differe...
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  • Huffman Engineering, Inc. shared an update
    Posted7 days AGO
    Bottom line, to build a high-performance HMI, display only what the operator needs to know.
    
    http://huffmaneng.com/5-tips-hmi-development/
    
    5 Tips for HMI Development - Huffman Engineering
    Although a Human Machine Interface (HMI) is often the last part of a control system integration project, the HMI is vital to the success of your automation system. There are countless guidelines, standards and handbooks covering HMI best practices an ...
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  • Affinity Energy shared an update
    Posted8 days AGO
    A distributed SCADA architecture can become inefficient with growth. Most prefer a more centralized approach, as the costs of maintaining the various systems become a challenge over time. https://goo.gl/ihrucy
    
    Multiple Facilities: Switching from Distributed to Centralized SCADA Architecture - Affinity Energy
    SCADA should begin with the end in mind: a project manager’s perspective. By: Ayanna Edwards As campuses and facilities expand, …
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  • Canary Labs, Inc. shared an update
    Posted11 days AGO
    Quickly transform your raw data into usable aggregated data.  Pick from more than 30 aggregates and apply any custom time interval you choose.  
    
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qA_Nf5WS9io
    
    Aggregating Raw Data
    Learn how to apply over 30 available Aggregates to raw process data using Axiom.
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  • Integration Objects shared an update
    Posted12 days AGO
    Did you miss our latest webinar on “Help your Clients Migrate to Industry 4.0”? The recorded session is now available online: https://goo.gl/WNUJhR
  • Carlton-Bates Company shared an update
    Posted13 days AGO
    Our System Integrator family keeps growing...
    As a Partner, you enjoy several engagement opportunities and benefits. 
    Training and engagement with best-in-class suppliers
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  • Carlton-Bates Company shared an update
    Posted13 days AGO
    Our System Integrator family keeps growing...
    As a Partner, you enjoy several engagement opportunities and benefits. 
    Training and engagement with best-in-class suppliers
    Competitive pricing and terms
    Partner Rebate Program
    http://bit.ly/2lORgQm
    
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  • Canary Labs, Inc. shared an update
    PostedWednesday, October 4,2017 at 8:46 AM
    Forbes estimates over 267 billion dollars of spending in the IIoT space by 2020. 
    How will you manage all of this data?
    
    http://blog.canarylabs.com/2017/10/transform-iiot-data-into-actionable.html
    
    Canary Labs Blog: Transform IIoT Data Into Actionable Insight
    Every day the machinery and equipment that surrounds you produces more and more data. The IIoT is moving forward, whether you are embracing ...
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  • Cisco Systems, Inc. shared an update
    PostedTuesday, October 3,2017 at 7:47 PM
    Cisco, Panduit and CSIA shared benefits of managed switching, design guides for the factory network, security use cases and integration opportunities, wireless considerations and physical infrastructure components: https://engage2demand.cisco.com/LP=4610
    
    The Factory of the Future Webinar Series
    The Factory of the Future Webinar Series
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  • Affinity Energy shared an update
    PostedTuesday, October 3,2017 at 9:28 AM
    Most operators make important decisions about their solar plant daily without actually knowing how well its running. For example, inverters not operating at peak output are often misinterpreted to be performing at maximum. https://goo.gl/5oAv9G
    
    PV Performance: How Well Does Your Plant ACTUALLY Function? - Affinity Energy
    Solar plants are complex systems with thousands of components, each of which could be in a less than optimal state at any given time.
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