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US20110301721 Process Control System and Method for Configuring a Process Control System  
A process control system includes a programmable automation controller and at least one process control peripheral, each process control peripheral in data and control communication with the...
US20100211192 APPARATUS AND METHOD FOR AUTOMATED ANALYSIS OF ALARM DATA TO SUPPORT ALARM RATIONALIZATION  
A method includes receiving at least one search parameter, where the at least one search parameter defines one or more restrictions on types of event patterns. The method also includes searching a...
US20100131081 Systems and methods for motion control  
A system for communicating with a motion control system, comprising a set of motion operations, a set of functions, a set of security levels, and client software. The functions are capable of...
US20090105849 SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR IMPLEMENTING SAFETY INSTRUMENTED SYSTEMS IN A FIELDBUS ARCHITECTURE  
An apparatus, system and process is provided for communicating safety-related data, over an open system, from a sender to a receiver. Safety-related components, including function blocks, flexible...
US20070229216 Device control system, control unit and device control method for use therewith  
The present invention provides a device control system that can automatically switch the control units to eliminate the stop time of a device, and increase the utilization efficiency of the...
US20070078528 Predictive fault determination for a non-stationary device  
A predictive fault determining system includes a non-stationary operating device and a stationary fault determining device that communicates with the operating device using wireless transmissions....
US20120253481 HART CHANNEL INTERFACE COMPONENT INCLUDING REDUNDANCY  
A channel interface component including redundancy within a control system with highway addressable remote transfer (HART) channels is provided. In one embodiment, a circuit includes: at least two...
US20090265217 SYSTEM FOR TRIGGERING TERMINALS  
A method and a system are proposed, wherein all the terminals of a physical unit and a control appliance are connected to a physically separate control center via a base terminal appliance. This...
US20090222107 Modular safety switching system  
A modular safety device (10) is set forth for the safe deactivation of actuators (22, 24) which form a hazard source, said safety device having a control module (12) with a central safety...
US20100280673 Systems and Methods for Analyzing Reporting Data  
Embodiments of the invention include systems and methods for analyzing reporting data. According to one embodiment a system for analyzing reporting data is provided. The system can include at...
US20070198100 HYBRID FIELD DEVICE CABLING WITH INDUSTRIAL NETWORK AND OPERATING POWER  
The disclosed principles provide for a digital industrial network and related method of maintaining and operating a system. An industrial network constructed according to the disclosed principles...
US20110208324 SYSYEM, METHOD, AND APPARATUS FOR MAINTENANCE OF SENSOR AND CONTROL SYSTEMS  
An apparatus and method for providing maintenance of sensor and control systems is provided. A maintenance device coupled to a controller via a network backs up program-related information from...
US20090149968 CONTROL APPARATUS, CONTROL METHOD, AND COMPUTER PROGRAM PRODUCT  
A control apparatus for controlling procedure of a controlled apparatus includes an update controller that determines, when the software is updated, whether a post-update software is to be...
US20110313580 METHOD AND PLATFORM TO IMPLEMENT SAFETY CRITICAL SYSTEMS  
A method of monitoring and controlling plant operations, which receive input signals from sensors monitoring parameters of plant operation to generate output signals to actuators, comprising;...
US20150100137 HART CHANNEL INTERFACE COMPONENT INCLUDING REDUNDANCY  
A channel interface component including redundancy within a control system with highway addressable remote transfer (HART) channels is provided. In one embodiment, a circuit includes: at least two...
US20100036542 SYSTEM FOR SETTING A POSITIONING MEMBER  
In a system or method for setting a positioning member, a pneumatic positioning drive actuates the positioning member, the pneumatic positioning drive having at least two control positions and a...
US20050004684 System and method for adjusting a control model  
A technique for adjusting a control model includes: (a) at a local site, receiving control information from at least one sensor, the at least one sensor measuring information pertaining to the...
US20170075327 SENSOR CONTROL APPARATUS, SENSOR SYSTEM AND BRIDGE MONITORING SYSTEM  
To use a sensor element for a plurality of purposes. A sensor control apparatus connected to at least one sensor element, includes a storage unit configured to store a plurality of programs, in...
US20070255431 MONITORING AND CONTROLLING AN AQUATIC ENVIRONMENT  
A system and method for monitoring and controlling an aquatic environment thus regulating the aquatic environment and maximizing the stability of the aquatic ecosystem. This system uses sensor and...
US20100222897 DISTRIBUTED FAULT DIAGNOSIS  
A distributed diagnosis algorithm based on a multi-signal digraph model of an overall system is provided. In addition, a model enables the generation of a fault-test dependency matrix (D-matrix),...
US20090228118 METHOD FOR DISTRIBUTING SOFTWARE MODULES  
A method for distributing software modules to control units, the software modules being assigned to the control units while taking safety-relevant classification features into consideration.
US20060064179 Method for detecting and managing faults, particularly for industrial machines  
A method for detecting and managing faults, particularly for industrial machines comprising the steps of detecting the faulty component by way of a plurality of sensors distributed on the machine,...
US20110153035 Sensor Failure Detection System And Method  
This disclosure relates to a system and method for detecting sensor failure and controlling a machine. The system includes a plurality of physical sensors, an electronic control module operably...
US20110184535 Apparatus and Method for Simulating a Control Program  
An apparatus for accessing a controller, wherein a first control program for controlling a process runs in the controller and the process is actively controlled by a process image of first input...
US20100036508 ENABLING NON-INTEROPERABILITY AMONG TRANSCEIVERS OF DEVICES  
Enabling non-interoperability among transceivers of devices. A method includes transmitting a signal at a predefined symbol rate by a first transceiver of a first device of a first plurality of...
US20070179637 Data access system  
A data access system includes: an external computer; and a control apparatus having a control-side control unit and a standby-side control unit, wherein the control-side control unit accepts a...
US20100152867 UNIQUE IDENTIFICATION OF AUTOMATION COMPONENTS  
The invention relates to a method for the explicit identification of at least one component of an automation system. The aim of the invention is to propose a method for the explicit identification...
US20090299493 SYSTEM FOR OPERATING A PLANT  
The invention relates to a system for operating a plant. The plant comprises a data equipment. The data equipment is provided at the location of the plant itself. The 5 data equipment comprising a...
US20160062323 Physical Layer Diagnostics in a Fieldbus Device  
A fieldbus device within a fieldbus network segment comprises a functional layer and includes an integral physical layer diagnostic (PhLD) element for measuring an electrical parameter of the...
US20110054660 APPARATUS AND METHOD  
A machine comprising a first member (12), a second member (40) movable relative to the first member (12), a servo motor (36) for driving the second member (40), a logic controller (38) for...
US20070179635 Method and article of manufacure to persistently deconfigure connected elements  
Embodiments of the present invention provide methods and systems for optimizing system configuration after replacement of one or more defective devices in the system. Upon detection of a failure...
US20090234464 INTERFACE INFORMATION OUTPUTTING SYSTEM  
An interface information outputting system that maintains consistency between control parameter data set in a control information terminal by an operator and control parameter data set in an...
US20060089729 Safety and power saving device for a kitchen ventilator  
The present invention relates to a safety and power-saving device for a kitchen ventilator comprising: a setup unit employed to send out a signal for controlling the operating time of the...

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