Category: Troubleshooting

Point I/O vs. Flex I/O: Which is right for your system?

Having the correct I/O module for your application is crucial to keep the communication and information flowing effectively and safely. Point and Flex I/O modules are both distributed I/O systems designed for use with modular Allen-Bradley automation systems but there are many models that are particularly suited for specific applications. Here you can compare and…

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Choosing a SCADA system

Objective This article will go over the important points about choosing a SCADA system and evaluate one of the more cost effective solutions out there, Inductive Automation’s Ignition. What is important for a SCADA system? Price to Performance Ratio The customer usually doesn’t mind paying a little more for a system that delivers more performance,…

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All about Add-On Instructions

Overview Add-on instructions are generally a small, tested, pocket of code that the user wants to reuse multiple times in program(s). This tutorial will go into best practices of add-on instructions, how the add-on instructions work, and it will go through creating a custom add-on instruction. Best Practices There are some best practices for add-on…

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