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Cornerstone Technical Group Becomes a Progea Distributor

Will provide SCADA/HMI Software Solutions in the Southeast Unites States Oshkosh, WI — January 14, 2016 — Progea USA is pleased to announce a new distributor for the Southeast United States. Cornerstone Technical Group with headquarters in Brentwood, TN is the new distributor covering Tennessee, North Carolina, South Carolina, Georgia, Florida, Alabama, Mississippi, Kentucky, Virginia…

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Movicon used in MSC Cruise Ship Overhaul Project

The Armonia and Sinfonia are the first of four MSC Cruise ships that have been redesigned by a project known as the Renaissance project. Imagine a Floating palace that can accommodate over 2,000 passengers, is 54 meters in height, 251 meters in length and 28 meters in width weighing in at 60,000 tons. The ships…

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Siemens TIA Portal Data Importer for PLC S7-1200 and PLC S7-1500

Progea’s Movicon 11TM supports communications with the latest generation of PLCs from the Siemens S7-1200 and 1500 family thanks to Siemens TIA Portal data importer. The Siemens S7 TCP driver in the Movicon 11 version 11.4.1.6 Build 268 (current release) permits PLC Siemens SIMATIC S7-1200 and S7-1500 variables to be imported directly from projects created…

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Movicon Services The Alpine Skiing Automation Industry

The Interalpin 2015 fair, which took place earlier this year in Innsbruck, Austria, is the international reference point for the alpine industry. Progea was at the fair to exhibit the latest supervision functionalities that were launched in the Snow Visual application. In this exciting sector, alpine automation technology plays an important role that is not…

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New Yaskawa Driver for Movicon 11.4

After Yaskawa acquired the majority shares of VIPA in 2013, VIPA, an OEM Progea partner, started to introduce the Yaskawa devices in its new range of products by offering a complete PLC, I/O remote, HMI, Drive and Motion package. Thereafter, Progea got to work developing a native driver for the Yaskawa devices to permit highly efficient…

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BYOD Supports Anytime Plant Access

In recent years, more and more companies are creating policies that allow employees to use their personal devices at work (commonly known as BYOD).  With the increase of automation in manufacturing, the ability for employees to monitor and respond via their personal mobile device is an added convenience which can increase productivity and response time. …

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Windows 10: Compatibility Tested With Movicon 11 and Automation Platform.NExT

At the end of July Microsoft released the new Windows 10 Operating System in response to user demands. Users were looking for a familiar operating system that is easy to use with a solid base and modern interface with live tiles that are a step up from Windows 8. Progea has run tests to verify…

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Rightsize Your HMI Solution

Bridging the HMI/SCADA Gap Manufacturers are looking for standard and open software solutions that can make their industrial automation projects independent from hardware devices, whether Touch Panel, PLC or control systems. They want to be independent from the constraints of “hardware + software” HMI artchitecture and proprietary solutions, but it can be tough to find…

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A New Era Of Industrial Automation Is Here

Automation Platform .NExT: The New Era Of Industrial Supervision; Leaders in the automation world know it’s not enough to just “keep up” with technology, and Progea is helping revolutionize the way partners look at supervision software with Automation Platform .NExT. Progea’s Automation Platform.NExT™, which will be launching in the North American market in a few short months, is the new…

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OPC UA Webcast Now On Demand

Learn The Benefits Of OPC UA In Automation If you weren’t able to attend the live version of the OPC UA webcast last week you can still learn what industry experts had to say about the benefits of OPC UA for automation.

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