How to select the right HMI solution for your groov device

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Sharpen your drawing tools. It’s time to go to work.

Visualization for industrial automation is bigger than it’s ever been, and it’s not just about control anymore. As it becomes increasingly important to turn data into information efficiently and ubiquitously, visualization platforms deal with more data types, presentation formats, and a broader range of users and use cases. As always, Opto 22 gives you many tools so you can choose what fits your project best. Let’s take a look at some of those options.

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Getting the most out of groov View

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New interactive demo illustrates many of the features and capabilities of the groov View HMI software.

From pumps and processes to production data to the weather, your world is full of things you need to control, view, or monitor. With browser-based groov View, you can easily build a web-based, responsive operator interface to see and interact with exactly what you need. groov View is included with groov EPIC, and also available separately for Windows-based PCs (groov Server for Windows). To take a deeper dive into what you can do with it, we’ve added another interactive demo to the Opto 22 website.

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Recognized as a 2021 Leader in Automation

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The results are in from Automation World magazine’s 10th annual Leadership in Automation program.

Opto 22 has once again been recognized as a First Team supplier in automation for 2021. Hundreds of Automation World subscribers cast their votes during the past year which required them to write-in their ballot choices with unaided recall. Over two dozen categories were featured, representing a wide variety of automation technologies, software, and products used by today’s manufacturing professionals across the discrete, batch, and continuous process manufacturing industries.

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New Opto 22 Visio Stencils Now Available

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New Microsoft® Visio Stencil libraries representing products like groov EPIC and groov RIO are now available on the Opto 22 website.

Are you drawing or creating graphics for your control system diagrams or HMIs? We’d like to help you with that. Our engineering and graphics teams have worked together to create some detailed Microsoft Visio Stencils of Opto 22 products, including new templates for groov EPIC and groov RIO.

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Oil & Gas Case Study: Blendtech cuts the cost of API 2350 compliance

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Cost-effective automated reconciliation for petroleum distribution terminals (PDTs) improves safety and accounting.

Meet Blendtech, a division of PT Industrial Electric and supplier of Terminal Automation Systems (TAS). A TAS is commonly used to automate the processes at petroleum distribution terminals to keep them running efficiently and in compliance with government regulations. 

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groov EPIC

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The groov EPIC – Edge Programmable Industrial Controller The groov EPIC from Opto 22 evolved from a need to address the automation problems the industrial, process and manufacturing automation sectors face every day: security, access to data, connectivity, programming limitations, and implementation issues largely attributed to challenges with IT personnel. There is a new breed of engineer and developers coming …