Tag: IoT machine monitoring

Why Choose Plexus Controls?

Plexus Controls is a leading Canadian designer and manufacturer of wireless monitoring and control products including solar and battery powered mesh systems. Plexus offers smart technologies to a variety of commercial and industrial customers at a  lower cost of ownership than our competitors. We are redefining remote monitoring and control solutions through new IoT products.  Fast Set Up Many of our products include built in sensors or can easily be … Read more

IoT Series: Wired Industrial Monitoring Systems

Plexus Controls is pleased to offer low cost wired industrial monitoring solutions to customers that have a high concentration of data points to collect in the same location and typically have power available.. The systems provide companies the opportunity to collect multiple data inputs, and provides data logging with date & time stamping. In addition, the system offers a full graphical interface as well as local and remote alarm notifications … Read more

An Explanation Of The Internet of Things

The Internet of Things (IoT) is becoming a popular topic of conversation in the workplace as it has the potential to impact how we work. But many people don’t know what the Internet of Things encompasses and what it means. What is The Internet of Things? The Internet of Things is a concept of connecting any device with information to the internet and to each other. This can include everything … Read more

System alarm notification and management

Sensor systems are designed to monitor and control a variety of large facilities and versions of machinery used in manufacturing plants and factories. These systems can automate activities and manage data from sensors to imporve machine safety, efficiency and effectiveness. As the number and complexity of these systems increase a key part is to enable automatic alarms and notifications. This reduces the staff needed to run processes and operate the … Read more

Wireless Communications for Monitoring and Control IoT Markets

With the growing markets and hype around the Internet of Things (IoT) a number of companies have brought out wireless modular products to meet the demand for telemetry networks. With no clear standards or leaders, these companies have tried to design the winning technology and most universal platform that system companies will adopt and use to build their next generation IoT wireless monitoring systems. Some designs started from scratch (eg … Read more

GUI displays, stand alone & centralised

Graphical user interface (GUI) is a human-computer interface, meaning a way for humans to interact with electronic devices, that uses graphical icons, visual indicators and menus that can be manipulated by a mouse and sometimes keyboard. GUIs were introduced to the market in response to a simplified way to interact with electronic devices, in contrast to the older traditional way , which required commands to by typed on a computer … Read more

IoT Brief – Electric Motor & Machine Monitoring

The recent growth of the Internet of Things (IoT) devices has introduced itself to the electric motor industry. There are a variety of problems in the motor industry, including building a more efficient motor. IoT devices and platforms can monitor the performance of these electrical motors to help companies understand the relationship between the motor and the machines performance. IoT devices and platforms are embedded with software and network connectivity … Read more