Posts Tagged ‘IEC 61804-3’

Device Revisions Management Best Practices-Is DD the Problem or the Solution?

Posted in Asset Management, Event on Thursday, October 18th, 2012. No comments yet
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Emerson’s Jonas Berge posed this question, which he addressed in his Emerson Exchange presentation with the same name. His abstract: Keeping the system up to date with new types and versions of 4-20 mA/HART, WirelessHART, FOUNDATION fieldbus, and PROFIBUS devices as they come into the plant over its operational life is a challenge in most […]

EDDL Standard Enables Human Center Designed Applications

Posted in Industrial IoT on Tuesday, October 4th, 2011. 4 comments so far
Tags: , , , , , , , , has an article, Get Connected with WirelessHART, which highlights the rapid adoption of this international standard. The article’s author notes: According to the wireless study published in Control’s August 2011 issue, 43% of respondents said they already had wireless field networks, while another 27% said they were planning to install them in the next […]

Managing Intelligent Device Revisions

Posted in Asset Management on Wednesday, August 17th, 2011. No comments yet
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My RSS subscription to the Fieldbus Foundation blog alerted me to a device revision management whitepaper over at the (Electronic Device Description Language) site. The whitepaper, Device Revision and Lifecycle Management Guide: How to keep systems up to date and compatible with new devices using EDDL, describes an issue in maintaining intelligent field devices: […]

Accessible Wireless Vibration Monitoring

Posted in Asset Management, Industrial IoT on Wednesday, October 27th, 2010. No comments yet
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I always enjoy reading articles written by Emerson’s Jonas Berge. He explains concepts simply and makes them easily understandable. What prompted this thought is a recent article in Control Engineering Asia magazine, Value from Vibration. You may recall Jonas from numerous electronic device description language (EDDL)-related posts. Jonas contributes heavily to the educational efforts of […]

Digitally Connected Variable Speed Drives

Posted in Uncategorized on Tuesday, October 19th, 2010. No comments yet
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Whether controlling pumps, fans, blowers, conveyors, compressors, extruders, mixers, agitators, chippers, etc., AC variable speed drives can be found in most plants and mills. Emerson’s Jonas Berge, whom you may recall from earlier digital communications-related posts, recently had an article published in Control Engineering Asia magazine. The article, The Digital Drive, highlights the operating and […]