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Rockwell Automation Creates Extensive Industrial Networking Resource Library


October 21, 2010
by Canadian Packaging Staff

Rockwell Automation Inc., the world’s largest company dedicated to industrial automation and information headquartered in Milwaukee, Wis., has added five new white papers to its extensive resource library on managing real-time control and information flow throughout the manufacturing and IT enterprise.
The new white papers share guidelines, recommendations and best practices for topics crucial to network infrastructures, such as improving network resiliency with device-level ring topologies, protecting network infrastructures to comply with emerging standards, implementing a converged Ethernet infrastructure, and installing security patches to protect industrial computers.
“Forward-thinking manufacturers know that a unified, secure network infrastructure is key to plantwide optimization,” says Brian Oulton, networks business manager, Rockwell Automation. “These industrial networking resources arm manufacturers with the guidance needed to enhance their plantwide network infrastructure.”

The new white papers include:

To read these and other white papers, visit www.ab.com/networks/ethernet/site-index.html.