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Monitoring and managing multiple sites

Monitoring systems are designed to control and manage equipment at facilities that often have multiple machines and processes. . These systems can help companies automate processes, while managing data from sensors to help with efficiency and overall safety. Monitoring systems can provide employees with notifications for a variety of things, including when something is about to or has gone wrong. The systems can help companies identify and resolve issues before … 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

Cloud databases for big data and processing power

The rise of cloud databases for big data is continually growing in the technology industry. Cloud computing and databases are becoming increasingly popular for companies in order to process big data and provide processing power needed for data analysis. A cloud database is a database services that usually is built and delivered on a cloud (remote, network accessed) computing platform. These types of systems allow users to organize, manage and … Read more

Install friendly, a must in today’s monitoring and control deployments

IoT product installation can really set back a company’s interest to monitor processes. Not just the time and costs associated with the installation work, but the potential interruption to the process itself. Monitoring and control systems can provide insight to companies with the functionality and operation of their large facilities, like factories and power plants. These monitoring and control systems can basically automate activities that go on in these facilities, … Read more

Low power consumption enables battery powered sensors

The use of battery powered sensors is growing within the manufacturing and technology industry as they can avoid the regulatory and high costs associated with hardwired devices. Through careful power management these sensors can run for many years run on a single battery or charge. When integrated with wireless communications networks this is a great way for large plant companies to build big data infrastructures. Advantages to using wireless battery … Read more

Plexus now offers Precision Level Reader Systems

Plexus Controls is proud to offer customers Precision Level Reader (PLR) Systems. This system is a member of the next generation of distributed wireless mesh Supervisory, Control And Data Acquisition (SCADA) systems. The PLR system allows field staff to use the portable system to take liquid depth measurements from sites with depth measurement tubes already installed. In the case of landfill wells this can be done without well cap removal, … Read more