New Standard Accelerates Digitalization Efforts of Wind Industry

Often times digitalization is implemented within an organization without clear understanding of how digital tools can be used to address problems and generate business value. For example, the first wave of digitalization involved digitizing the standard SCADA streams of data to support

Mitsubishi Electric to Acquire ICONICS, Inc.

Mitsubishi Electric Corp. will acquire the remaining shares of ICONICS, Inc., a U.S. software company focused on SCADA, IoT, mobile, analytics and cloud software products for the manufacturing, industrial and building-automation markets, to make the company a 100% subsidiary within the Mitsubishi

Rwanda and Motorola Sign Agreement to Develop ICT Capacity

The Government of Rwanda has entered into a five-year partnership with Motorola Solutions to build local ICT capacity as the country bids to become a continental ICT hub. Under the agreement, Motorola Solutions will establish a service center, a training center, a

Opto 22 Releases groov EPIC White Paper

Opto 22 announces the release of a new white paper, “Meet the Future: Edge Programmable Industrial Controllers,” which discusses how controls engineers can meet today’s demands for obtaining, using and sharing data. The white paper focuses on three main communication challenges: complexity,

Trimax Systems Joins Forces with Tesco Controls, Inc.

Tesco Controls, Inc. (TESCO) has acquired Trimax Systems, Inc. (TRIMAX) for an undisclosed sum. TRIMAX is a Southern California-based systems integrator serving the water/wastewater market; and is also a leader in the utility, solar and renewable environmental energy industries. The union with

FreeWave Technologies to Partner with AUTOSOL to Deliver IIoT Edge Solution

FreeWave Technologies and AUTOSOL are partnering to deliver a fully integrated Edge solution that optimizes real-time data acquisition via a MQTT publish/subscribe SCADA architecture. The combined solution will greatly improve data analytics and decision-making. Additionally, AUTOSOL’s eACM brings an extensive library of

S&C Electric Company Launches Eco-Friendly SCADA-Mate

S&C Electric Company has launched the SCADA-Mate SD Switching System, a non-SF6, environmentally friendly solution designed to improve reliability while reducing greenhouse gases on the distribution grid. This switching system uses vacuum interrupters to extinguish electrical arcs, replacing the SF6 gas interrupters

94% of North American Electric Utilities Surveyed Use DNP3 for SCADA

Newton Evans Research Company is currently surveying for the upcoming Worldwide Study of the Protective Relay Marketplace: 2019-2022, a four volume market report. Participants in this market study include utility engineers and managers from investor-owned utilities, municipal and provincial utilities, cooperative utilities

Trimark Launches the Trimark SMA Gateway

Trimark Associates, Inc. has launched the Trimark SMA Gateway product. Designed around the Trimark Data Gateway (TDG), the SMA Gateway is a drop-in replacement for the discontinued SMA Sunny WebBox. The TDG is an industrial gateway loaded with a derivative of Trimark’s