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Cloud-Based SCADA Systems
Recently the focus of cloud computing has started to shift from consumer-based applications to enterprise management systems. With the promise of less overhead, lower prices, quick installation, and easy scalability, cloud computing appears to be a very attractive option for many companies.
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How to Reduce Downtime & Raise OEE
Downtime is one of the biggest culprits for bringing down a plant's overall equipment effectiveness (OEE) because it can take a huge chunk of time out of your planned production time. This webinar will teach you how to reduce downtime and raise OEE.
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Ignition v7.3 Create Stunning Projects
Learn what's new in Ignition version 7.3! The new version features many major improvements requested by our users.
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How To Set Up Database Replication In MySQL
This article describes how to set up database replication in MySQL. MySQL replication allows you to have an exact copy of a database from a master server on another server (slave), and all updates to the database on the master server are immediately replicated to the database on the slave server so that both databases are in sync.
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How To: Turn An Existing PDF Into A Dynamic Report
This article demonstrates how to use the FactoryPMI Reporting Plugin to dynamically fill an existing PDF report. For this example, we will fill in a 1040EZ Income Tax Return with data from a MySQL database.
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How To: Expose a FactoryPMI Gateway Behind a Private Network
This month's article covers some basic networking principals and settings to expose a local FactoryPMI gateway to a wider network.
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How To: Use FactoryPMI Gateway On 2 Closed Networks
This article explains how to set up a FactoryPMI Gateway that needs to be accessible from 2 separate private networks on different adapters.
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How To: Setup FactorySQL Alert Distribution Lists
This article demonstrates how to setup email alert distribution lists in FactorySQL. For this example, we will show how to setup a severity based list, a group based list and a shift based list.
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How To: Use Active Directory® Authentication with FactoryPMI™
Microsoft’s Active Directory authentication technology is secure and in widespread use throughout the industrial landscape. Keep your HMI/SCADA application secure by using Active Directory for authentication.
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SQLTags Guide for existing FactorySQL and FactoryPMI Users
SQLTags Guide for existing FactorySQL and FactoryPMI Users
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