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April 5, 2010
IN THIS ISSUE: Working Wirelessly | Safety and Security | OPC Architecture | New Products

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Article Highlights

Wireless Workers Unchained
Wireless workers are already roaming around process plants worldwide. Might your facility be next?
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Safety and Security: Two Sides of the Same Coin
A weakness in security creates increased risk, which in turn creates a decrease in safety, so safety and security are directly proportional, but are both inversely proportional to risk.
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OPC Unified Architecture
Watch this video by the OPC Foundation and learn about the history of OPC technology, the next generation of OPC technology, what OPC-UA is and what it can do for you. Watch this video.

AutomationXchange 2010 AutomationXchange Profile

AutomationXchange – Best Automation Event in the Industry!
Friday, April 9, 2010 11:00 AM Eastern
See why your peers at Kraft Foods, Kliklok–Woodman, Dow Chemical and Formax utilize the AutomationXchange. Understand why one hour of time at AutomationXchange spent with senior executives from solution provider organizations is equivalent to eight hours spent in your office. Here your peers speak about their experience at AutomationXchange and the value they have gained for their organizations. Hear all the details and get all your questions answered on how to spend two days in focused meetings concentrated solely on your projects.
Join us on Friday, April 9, 2010 at 11am ET. Register now.

Find out how leading solution providers such as Magnetrol International can help improve your process performance at Control Global’s 2010 AutomationXchange. Magnetrol International is a leading global supplier of level instrumentation. Magnetrol International is also a leading provider of specialty flow measurement instruments that are ideally suited to measure the mass flow of gases.

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Security Summit

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Featured White Paper Webcast

A Simple Single Setting Controller Yields PI Performance
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Real World Industrial Control Security: How to Improve Cyber Security in Your Plant
Wednesday, April 21, 2010 2:00 PM Eastern
Learn from industry experts what the real dangers are, how to cope with them, prevent them and make sure they never happen to your plant.
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