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Which Operator Interface HMI do you prefer?

Question of the Week: Which Operator Interface HMI do you prefer?In last week's question of the week we asked you which HMI SCADA package you preferred, and thirty votes later InTouch and FTView are tied for first place. For this week's question, we're asking you which Operator Interface...
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Flashback Friday! RSView32 Simple Access Query Demo

Welcome to The Automation Blog's "Flashback Friday!" Today I'm highlighting my twelve year old RSView32 demo showcasing how to query an Access database. Back in 2003 I had a client who wanted to query a database and put the resulting values on...
PanelView Plus 700-1500

PanelView Plus RIO and DNET model end of life announced

Earlier this week in this article we discussed the new products detailed in Rockwell's updated visualization guide.In addition to new products, we also noticed the part numbers for PanelView Plus models supporting Remote I/O and DeviceNet were missing.Not sure if this was an indication of obsolescence, we...
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The Automation Blog announces "guest blogging" support!

The Automation Blog is now open to guest bloggers! Why?Well, by allowing “guest bloggers” to submit articles for publication on The Automation Blog, we hope to provide even more helpful information to our readers each week.The way we see it, each guest...
The PanelView 5000 as shown at RSTechED 2012

New PanelView products detailed in updated guide!

In a recently released update to Rockwell's Visualization Guide, new information about upcoming PanelView products has been detailed.First on the list is the PanelView 5500, which as of this writing has not yet been released, nor has version 27 of Studio 5000 which...