Posts Tagged ‘mesh network’

Cisco and Emerson Collaboration for Heavy Duty Networking Solution

Posted in Digital Transformation, Industrial IoT on Tuesday, June 11th, 2019. No comments yet
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Yesterday Cisco announced the Cisco Catalyst IW6300 Heavy Duty Series Access Points. The release highlighted the collaboration with Emerson to include connectivity with field device wireless networks. Emerson’s Bob Karschnia is quoted: “By integrating the new Cisco heavy duty access point with Emerson’s next-generation WirelessHART gateway, we are able to leverage sensor data from critical […]

Wireless Sensor Network Learning Resources

Posted in Industrial IoT, Services, Consulting & Training on Tuesday, February 4th, 2014. No comments yet
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In an earlier post, Broadcast Range of WirelessHART Transmitters, Craig Abbott provided some technical considerations for a wireless field device network. I wanted to bring extra visibility to a comment from Emerson’s Jonas Berge, whom you may recall from earlier digital bus and wireless related posts. Jonas wrote: Mesh topology is key to use of […]

Broadcast Range of WirelessHART Transmitters

Posted in Industrial IoT on Thursday, January 16th, 2014. 3 comments so far
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Emerson’s Craig Abbott provides some technical considerations for your IEC 62591 WirelessHART field device network. A frequently asked question about the WirelessHART 2.4GHz radio network is “How far can these devices transmit?” Depending on local units of measurement, the rule of thumb distance for the standard antenna is 225 meters or 750 feet. Interestingly, in […]

Remote Expert Support with Wireless Mobile Voice and Video

Posted in Event, Industrial IoT on Thursday, October 3rd, 2013. 2 comments so far
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Emerson’s Neil Peterson shares how wireless technologies are improving remote expert support. His abstract: The wireless Mobile Voice and Video solution is geared to provide Field Technicians immediate real time remote support from subject matter Experts anywhere, anytime, to avoid lost production time, conduct process machine maintenance or remote training while reducing the time and […]

Tips and Tricks in Deploying Wireless Field Networks

Posted in Industrial IoT on Tuesday, January 31st, 2012. 3 comments so far
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Since the WirelessHART standard was ratified in 2007 and approved as the global IEC 62591 standard in 2010, its use among process manufacturers has continued to grow. A release from last fall noted: IMS Research reports that worldwide shipments of industrial products that are wireless-enabled are set to grow from an estimated 1.2 million in […]