Posts Tagged ‘Foundation Fieldbus’

Combined Reliability-Centered Course for Instrumentation Professionals

Posted in Services, Consulting & Training on Monday, June 9th, 2014. One comment so far
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At a meeting last week with our global consultants, I caught up with Emerson’s Tinh Phan. He shared with me a new course that has been created using human-centered design (HCD) persona information by the Emerson Educational Services team. It addresses how to manage Foundation Fieldbus, HART, and Profibus smart field devices using AMS Device […]

Field Device Integration for Smart Field Devices

Posted in Asset Management on Wednesday, January 22nd, 2014. 3 comments so far
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Smart field devices based on HART, Foundation fieldbus, and Profibus had standards-based files to integrate them with control and asset management systems. The file types, EDD and DTM were not compatible with one another causing process manufacturers and automation suppliers to grapple with both. Field Device Integration (FDI) provides a common approach for managing information […]

More on Foundation Fieldbus and HART

Posted in Control & Safety Systems on Wednesday, December 11th, 2013. One comment so far
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I wanted to bring visibility to several recent comments from an earlier post, Major Difference between Foundation Fieldbus and HART Protocols. Here’s the summation thought from the first comment: …With one software package, and as put above with HART pass-through, you can document EVERY HART instrument on site, and THEN with Plantweb, monitor the lot […]

Differences in Fieldbuses and Ethernet Communications

Posted in Valves, Actuators & Regulators on Wednesday, November 20th, 2013. One comment so far
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Automation Engineers is one of the dynamic LinkedIn groups for automation professionals. A recent question was posed: Which is most effective ethernet or profinet I wanted to share Emerson’s Jonas Berge‘s response [I’ve inserted hyperlinks where he has URLs and added some as references for items he cites]: It is important to realize that there […]

Fieldbus Attributes Supporting Operator Confidence and Performance

Posted in Asset Management, Event on Monday, October 7th, 2013. No comments yet
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I hope the live blog posts from last week’s Emerson Exchange conference in Texas gave you a flavor for some of the happenings. In one of the posts, 7 Ways Fieldbus Improves Operator Confidence and Performance, I received a great comment back from Emerson’s Jonas Berge and wanted to share it in today’s post: Great […]