classic | mobile
 

Search...

SA Instrumentation & Control Buyers' Guide

 

The Zen IoT: a cost-saving IIoT advantage
Technews Industry Guide: Industrial Internet of Things 2017, PLCs, DCSs & Controllers


The first step to gaining a greater competitive advantage is connecting standalone legacy equipment to the Cloud – this starts with the Zen IoT. This IIoT Cloud edge gateway enables users to harness the data from previously unconnected equipment to improve business efficiency, productivity and scalability.

With it, users are able to measure and monitor the vital aspects of their equipment in ways that could not be done before. These insights drive better planning, scheduling, servicing and a host of other business benefits.

But how to prevent drowning in data?

The Zen IoT has the capability to perform calculations on the data it receives, and it is this collation of just the meaningful data that frees a business from ‘data avalanche’. It also keeps bandwidth costs to a minimum.

The Zen IoT is small enough to be sited close to the equipment, meaning sensitive data is kept inside the network and the IT team can monitor this as they would any other part of the IT environment.

The Zen IoT features a ‘universal’ input that accepts various industrial signals: TC, RTD, mA, mV, V, and pulse. The unit also supports a wide range of communication protocols including Modbus and MQTT. Its physical connections include Ethernet, WiFi, 3G/4G cellular modems, RS-485 and Bluetooth.

The Zen IoT is available in custom configurations for OEMs and high volume orders.

For more information contact Charlene Oroschin, Define Instruments, +27 (0)83 384 9186, charlene@defineinstruments.co.za, www.defineinstruments.co.za


Credit(s)
Supplied By: Define Instruments
Tel: 083 384 9186
Fax:
Email: charlene@defineinstruments.co.za
www: www.defineinstruments.co.za
Share via email     Share via LinkedIn   Print this page

Further reading:

  • Beckhoff Building Automation
    August 2017, Beckhoff Automation, PLCs, DCSs & Controllers
    New BACnet MS/TP interface for connecting up to 64 BACnet field devices.
  • SMC launches motor controller with extended communications
    August 2017, SMC Pneumatics South Africa, PLCs, DCSs & Controllers
    Responding to the demand for broadening the communication capacities of one of the corporation’s most popular controllers, SMC´s direct input step motor controller is now available in three additional ...
  • Scada systems vs IIoT solutions
    Technews Industry Guide: Industrial Internet of Things 2017, Define Instruments, System Integration & Control Systems Design
    In some applications the benefits of an IIoT solution can outweigh those of a traditional scada system.
  • Enhanced version of Stardom control system
    July 2017, Yokogawa South Africa, PLCs, DCSs & Controllers
    Yokogawa has developed an enhanced version of the Stardom network-based control system. This latest version supports Windows 10, and the high speed CPU module comes with a new function that enables Java ...
  • All-in-one PAC
    Technews Industry Guide: Industrial Internet of Things 2017, Ana-Digi Systems, PLCs, DCSs & Controllers
    Next generation XEC-U sets new standards in performance.
  • Yokogawa releases Centum VP R6.04
    May 2017, Yokogawa South Africa, PLCs, DCSs & Controllers
    Addition to the I/O module line-up of the integrated production control system.
  • Mini programmable logic controller
    May 2017, AC/DC Dynamics, PLCs, DCSs & Controllers
    GIC’s PL-100 mini programmable logic controller is a real-time system designed for multiple input and output arrangements. The PL-100 can control a wide variety of devices to support user’s evolving automation ...
  • New Emerson life sciences platform
    May 2017, Emerson Automation Solutions, PLCs, DCSs & Controllers
    DeltaV Discovery speeds time-to-market for pharmaceutical and biotech operations.
  • Two separate PLCs in one
    Africa Automation Fair 2017 Preview, ifm Electronic RSA, PLCs, DCSs & Controllers
    The new SmartPLC from ifm electronic combines two separate PLCs in one compact housing. One PLC solves safety-related applications and the second either works as a standard PLC or as a platform for other ...
  • All-in-one integrated PLC
    Africa Automation Fair 2017 Preview, Vision Automation , PLCs, DCSs & Controllers
    The all-in-one Samba PLC has an integrated 17,8 cm touchscreen, HMI and onboard I/O, including options for high-speed inputs and outputs, temperature measurement and analog outputs. With four models available, ...
  • All-in-one PLC, HMI and I/O
    Africa Automation Fair 2017 Preview, Vision Automation , PLCs, DCSs & Controllers
    The Vision430 from Vision Automation’s award-winning Vision controller series, has a beautiful, wide 11 cm colour touchscreen. This brings added value to any application that requires a compact PLC controller ...
  • PLC migration interfaces
    Africa Automation Fair 2017 Preview, Phambili Interface, PLCs, DCSs & Controllers
    Weidmuller’s new PLC migration interfaces allow the user to replace existing PLC systems, irrespective of the PLC manufacturer, without any downtime. When replacing PLC systems, it is vital to avoid any ...

 
 
         
Contact:
Technews Publishing (Pty) Ltd
1st Floor, Stabilitas House
265 Kent Ave, Randburg, 2194
South Africa
Publications by Technews
Dataweek Electronics & Communications Technology
Electronic Buyers Guide (EBG)

Hi-Tech Security Solutions
Hi-Tech Security Business Directory

Motion Control in Southern Africa
Motion Control Buyers’ Guide (MCBG)

South African Instrumentation & Control
South African Instrumentation & Control Buyers’ Guide (IBG)
Other
Terms & conditions of use, including privacy policy
PAIA Manual





 

         
    classic | mobile

Copyright © Technews Publishing (Pty) Ltd. All rights reserved.