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US20110093096 METHOD FOR OPERATING A SAFETY CONTROL AND AUTOMATION NETWORK HAVING SUCH A SAFETY CONTROL  
In order to operate a safety control in an automation network having a master subscriber which implements the safety control, the safety control is assigned an identifier. When loading the safety...
US20090299503 Method and control and data-transmission system for checking the installation location of a safety communications component  
A method and also a control and data-transmission system is presented, with which the installation location of at least one safety bus component connected to the control and data-transmission...
US20090132066 Low maintenance spa control system  
A spa control system designed to reduce maintenance cost by providing modular construction for major control functions, with built-in diagnostic capabilities for isolating defective spa...
US20060047351 Process controller output and alarm setting evaluation  
A method for evaluating alarm settings and controller response time for continuous or semi-continuous processes that gives an indication of the ability of the controller to respond quickly enough...
US20100016999 MACHINING PROGRAM CHECKING APPARATUS  
To provide a grammar checking apparatus for a machining program capable of surely detecting a program error without excessively increasing a computation load and shortening the necessary program...
US20100076575 AUTOMATICALLY ADJUSTABLE INDUSTRIAL CONTROL CONFIGURATION  
An industrial control configuration can be a dynamic entity where different controllers are added, are subtracted, fail, etc. When dynamic functions occur, bindings of the configuration can...
US20120197417 Method for providing safety functions  
The present invention relates to a method for safely providing safety functions for safety devices of an automation system. For this purpose, modular safety components are introduced, comprising a...
US20100063605 METHOD FOR CARRYING OUT ONLINE PROGRAM CHANGES ON AN AUTOMATION SYSTEM  
A method for performing online program changes on an automation system is provided. New program parts are loaded into a CPU of the automation system, while a user program is currently running, in...
US20090228121 Device Management Method, Analysis System Used Therein, Maintenance Inspection Support Method, and Maintenance Inspection Support Apparatus Used Therein  
A complete test involving the entire number of devices in a large group of managed devices (T) is periodically performed to determine whether the devices are operating normally or have a...
US20150241853 INITATED TEST HEALTH MANAGEMENT SYSTEM AND METHOD  
A system and method for verifying the response capabilities of a control effector include processing, in a test module, at least command data and sensor data associated with the control effector...
US20090069906 Method For Comparing, An Automation System And A Controller  
The invention relates to a method for comparing variable values obtained from different versions of an application program in an automated system. An input signal obtained from an automated...
US20130274899 METHOD, COMPUTER PROGRAM, AND COMPUTER FOR DETERMINING SYSTEM SITUATION  
A method applied to a computer that determines a situation of a system includes the steps of: receiving measurement data from each of a plurality of measurement targets in the system; computing a...
US20100145475 BUILDING APPLIANCE CONTROLLER WITH SAFETY FEATURE  
A building appliance controller is disclosed that includes a safety feature. In one illustrative embodiment, the building appliance controller may include a controller and a safety element. In...
US20080109092 System for Elevator Electronic Safety Device  
An elevator electronic safety system in which reliability of malfunction check can be improved by performing a malfunction check on memory data, an address bus, and a data bus. A check on the...
US20080221713 Apparatus Control System, Apparatus, and Computer-Readable Recording Medium Where Apparatus Control Program is Recorded  
An apparatus control system for enabling different operators to perform apparatus setting and network setting independently and efficiently and to easily confirm a setting status, an apparatus,...
US20090248180 Automatic Backlash Estimation  
A method is disclosed for automatic estimation of backlash in a control system which includes a controller and a process to be controlled, wherein said controller is capable of performing...
US20090030533 Products, Device, and System for Controlling  
A product for controlling physical properties comprising data processing means with inputs and outputs is disclosed. The product has approved bounds of behaviour. At least one of said outputs...
US20100016998 MACHINING PROGRAM PROCESSING APPARATUS  
To provide a machining program processing apparatus capable of preventing an increase in the program correction time or does not let the program correction time go to waste. A machining program...
US20090210077 Method for Operating a Field Device in Automation Engineering With Special Functionalities  
In a method for operating a field device of automation technology capable of special-functionalities, an enabling code set having a plurality of enabling code is managed in a superordinated,...
US20090171481 AUTOMATED ABNORMAL MACHINE TRACKING AND NOTIFYING SYSTEM AND METHOD  
An automated abnormal machine tracking and notifying method includes automatically collecting and analyzing a plurality of test results to obtain a plurality of abnormal information, storing the...
US20100280633 Method and Controller for Controlling a Safety-Oriented Industrial Automation Component  
A method for a safety-oriented industrial automation component, wherein the controller is connected to the automation component by a data link includes providing, by a user, an input to the...
US20100204852 PROGNOSTIC AND HEALTH MANAGEMENT ACCURACY MAINTENANCE SYSTEM AND METHOD  
A prognostic and health accuracy maintenance system and method for a system following on-site replacement of a component in the system is provided. A system characterization model of at least...
US20090287322 INSTRUMENTATION CONTROL SYSTEM  
Disclosed is an instrumentation control system, including: a first field device; and a second field device coupled to the first field device via a fieldbus. The first field device includes: a...
US20090292375 SYSTEM AND METHOD TO FACILITATE CONFIGURATION OF A CONTROLLING DEVICE  
A system and method wherein geographic data is used to configure a controlling device to control operations of a target device and/or to configure the controlling device to control tuning...
US20120221126 EXTRACTION OF A FOUNDATION FIELDBUS DEVICE INFORMATION FOR ENHANCED DEVICE SELECTION AND DATA VALIDATION  
A method for extracting and reporting a foundation fieldbus device description (DD) file for device selection and data validation can include obtaining the DD file for an intelligent field device...
US20140336793 SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR WIRELESS CONTROL USING A DEADMAN SWITCH  
The present invention provides a system and method for wirelessly controlling an operating device by way of a wireless connection between the operating device and a computing device. The computing...
US20060100724 Image forming apparatus having reduced power consumption mode, control method therefor, network system including the image forming apparatus, and control method therefor  
When the image forming apparatus shifts to the reduced power consumption mode, the image forming apparatus transmits an agency request command for requesting the server apparatus to respond to a...
US20130218307 METHOD FOR DEBUGGING OF PROCESS OR MANUFACTURING PLANT SOLUTIONS COMPRISING MULTIPLE SUB-SYSTEMS  
An exemplary method and a system for debugging a control system of an industrial plant where the system includes at least two different control sub-systems, of the same or different control...
US20170060122 DEVICE SYSTEM, INFORMATION PROCESSOR, TERMINAL DEVICE, AND ABNORMALITY DETERMINING METHOD  
A device system includes a terminal device which is usable by a plant worker, and an information processor which is connectable to the terminal device through a network. The terminal device...
US20160357168 PLC APPARATUS  
Some embodiments include a PLC apparatus which is capable of predicting its life expectancy depending on an ambient temperature of the PLC apparatus. The PLC apparatus includes: an input unit...
US20160349726 APPARATUS AND METHOD FOR VARIABLE DATA COLLECTION OF INTELLIGENT LOOP PERFORMANCE MONITORING SYSTEM IN BANDWIDTH-CONSTRAINED DCS  
A method includes performing an initial analysis using first data collected at a first collection frequency from a data source of a processing facility. The method also includes identifying at...
US20160306337 DETECTION OF MIS-CONFIGURATION AND HOSTILE ATTACKS IN INDUSTRIAL CONTROL NETWORKS USING ACTIVE QUERYING  
A method includes requesting a controller, which controls one or more field devices in an industrial control network, to report code currently used by the controller for controlling the field...
US20160274559 INTELLIGENT THERMAL VALIDATION & MONITORING SYSTEM WITH ASSET MANAGEMENT AND SELF DIAGNOSIS CAPABILITIES  
A system for qualifying a process in a facility. The system includes a validation system and a portable computer device. The validation system includes a storage device, a processing device, and...
US20160246286 METHOD FOR CHECKING THE POSITIONING ACCURACY OF A MACHINE PART THAT IS DISPLACEABLE WITH RESPECT TO AT LEAST ONE AXIS BY MEANS OF A DRIVE AND A CONTROLLER  
A method which allows an operator to quickly form a clear picture with regard to the positioning accuracy of a machine part that is displaceable along an axis by means a drive controlled by a...
US20160033941 SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR MAINTAINING THE HEALTH OF A CONTROL SYSTEM  
Disclosed is a system and method to maintain the health of a control system. A recording of running status of process control system software is performed. Then a health assessment of a process...
US20160026166 METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR CONTROLLING A PHYSICAL UNIT IN AN AUTOMATION SYSTEM  
A method for controlling a physical unit, involving: cyclically generating a plurality of controlling outputs, wherein the plurality of controlling outputs is provided in a redundant manner;...
US20150316898 METHOD AND SYSTEM OF PROTECTION OF TECHNOLOGICAL EQUIPMENT  
Disclosed are systems, methods, and computer program products for automatic monitoring of the performance of a technological process at industrial facilities. An example method for protecting...
US20150309506 APPARATUS AND METHOD FOR PROVIDING A GENERALIZED CONTINUOUS PERFORMANCE INDICATOR  
A method includes, using at least one processing device, obtaining multiple diagnostic indicators associated with at least a portion of an industrial process system and combining the diagnostic...
US20150300674 CONTROLLER AND LOOP PERFORMANCE MONITORING IN A HEATING, VENTILATING, AND AIR CONDITIONING SYSTEM  
A controller and loop performance monitoring system is coupled to a controller, detects loop performance degradation in time, and diagnoses a cause of the loop performance degradation. If the...
US20150005905 PROGRAMMABLE CONTROL APPARATUS, METHOD, AND PROGRAM  
Provided is a programmable control apparatus for performing a self-diagnosis process using a short-period single loop. The programmable control apparatus includes: a signal processing unit...
US20140336794 DUPLEXED CONTROL SYSTEM AND CONTROL METHOD THEREOF  
A duplexed control system comprises: two control devices, whereof one is set to operate as a reserve system and the other is set to operate as a regular system; a tracking bus that connects the...
US20140039649 METHOD FOR THE EFFICIENT PROTECTION OF SAFETY-CRITICAL FUNCTIONS OF A CONTROLLER AND A CONTROLLER  
In a method for operating a controller, at least one input data are processed into at least one output data by using an algorithm. For checking the output data, a second determination of the...
US20110313549 FIELD COMMUNICATION SYSTEM  
A field communication system receives data from a field device through a communication network and maps the data onto a register to update the data. The field communication system includes a...
US20110178612 SAFETY INPUT DEVICE  
A safety input device includes an input controller to control transmission of an input signal to an arithmetic device synchronously with a control cycle set by the arithmetic device, an output...

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