Posts Tagged Sensors

How Blue Light LEDs Help Photoelectric Sensors Detect Solar Cells and Other Dark Objects

You may have heard that blue light has a dark side, with the blue light from popular consumer electronics cited as a source of disrupted sleep cycles.   But, for the electronics and solar industry, blue light might actually help you sleep better at night– knowing that blue

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Serialization and Protection against Tampering of Pharmaceutical Products – Time Is Ticking…

Serialization and Protection against Tampering of Pharmaceutical Products - Time Is Ticking...

Fake medicinal products – a global problem: Medications with high sales levels and those that command a high price are particularly vulnerable to forgery. Experts estimate that more than one in ten preparations worldwide are forged; for medications available online the level is believed to be over

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What is Industry 4.0, and How Did We Get Here?

What is Industry 4.0, and How Did We Get Here?

Industry 4.0. Internet of Things. Industrial Internet of Things. These are some of the hottest buzzwords in the world of industrial technology today, but how can you make sense of this word soup, and how did we get to 4.0 anyway?  Keep reading for answers to common

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IO-Link 101: 8 Common Questions Answered

IO-Link 101: 8 Common Questions Answered

This is a guest post by Comtrol Corporation, a provider of networking and industrial data communication products, specializing in industrial Ethernet and device connectivity. Comtrol has also been designated as the North American IO-Link Competency Center. You may be hearing a lot of buzz about IO-Link lately,

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IO-Link Glossary: 25 Important Terms to Know

IO-Link Glossary: 25 Important Terms to Know

According to the IO-Link website, IO-Link is the first standardized IO technology worldwide for communication with sensors and actuators. If you’re new to IO-Link or are looking for a great refresher on the fundamentals, check out the guest post by Comtrol, the North American IO-Link Competency Center:

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