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Phoenix Contact Helps Us Celebrate 25 Years

Earlier this week, Jim Hopkins and Steve Newcomer from Phoenix Contact stopped in the office.  They surprised us by

What's So Great about IO-Link?

Blog post by Ryan Hibbert, Controls Engineer

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25 Years in Song

We hope you will enjoy our trip down memory lane as we highlight both our accomplishments, bumps and bruises,

Installing SCADA without Internet Access Using mGuard

A Mini Case Study in Network Connectivity and Security

Blog post by Senior Controls Engineer Nick Hitchcock, P.E.

With the growth

Our Partnership History with Siemens

As we head into our 25-year milestone, we are highlighting our history with some of the partners to whom

Spotlight on Raj Batra, President, Siemens USA Digital Facto...

The Spotlight is on Siemens USA President of Digital Factory. Raj Batra’s vision for the possibilities in manufacturing is

Getting Started With Universal Robots - Safely

Blog Post by Ian Mogab, Controls Engineer
What are UR robots?
UR robots, or universal robots, are collaborative robots, meaning that

Tips for Attending the 2016 CSIA Executive Conference

Next week, several of us are headed to the CSIA conference in Puerto Rico. Sam, our CEO has attended

Celebrating Six Years in Austin, Texas

Blog post by Steve Palmgren, VP of Texas Operations

What is a CSIA Certified Control System Integrator and Why S...

If you are an industrial end-user of automation technology – manufacturer, oil & gas company, water/wastewater plant, etc. –

Five Reasons to Upgrade to Siemens SIMATIC S7 PLC



Sticking with a legacy system means taking a gamble that you can still rely on your system, its

Will Engineers Write?

Blog Post by Steve Palmgren, VP of Texas Operations

Marketing is necessary to any business. If you don’t ever “put