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6 Ways BACnet Outperforms Modbus

Yet Still Gives Modbus Its Due The Rolling Stones or the Beatles? Mac computer or PC? Ford or Chevy? No matter the topic or industry, it seems there’s always a...
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Protocol Translation: Why One-Box Connectivity Is Better than Two

One box, two box, gray box, blue box. Regardless of the form, the function of protocol translation is to connect disparate devices so they can communicate with each other. The...

How (and Why) to Secure Your Cloud Interface with OpenVPN

Don’t let the name fool you. OpenVPN is anything but. OpenVPN is the name of an award-winning VPN solution. OpenVPN is a virtual private network system that implements techniques to...

Is Data Visualization Really That Important?

Research shows that our brains are so good at processing visual information that the brain can make sense of even briefly presented images.1 In fact, human beings have an inherent...

How Remote Device Management Does More Than Save Time and Money

(It does that, too.) Tractor beams, deflector shields, and push-button “Tea. Earl Grey. Hot.” Although these things still live in the world of science fiction, some Star Trek-inspired technologies are...

How Notifications Can Transform Automation for the Better

This is Part 2 of our multi-part series on Third-Party Integration. Read Part 1 here. Nice to know. Need to know. There was a time when these two things were...