Segmenting your factory floor network improves operations
By BRAAS on Friday Nov 20, 2020 at 12:00AM in Connectivity
Over the years, the number of devices on the factory floor has exploded. Often, networks were augmented as an afterthought without regard to problems that would occur down the road. Currently, many large networks have bottlenecks due to speed issues and the continued existence of unmanaged switches.
In the November issue of Automation World, BRAAS connectivity expert John Kan weighs in on getting the right data to the right individuals without overwhelming a plant Ethernet network.