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Proactively Protecting Against Cyber Threats

Protect Before You Invest   Cybersecurity continues to gain more and more momentum in manufacturing, and for good reason.  Some of these facilities can be responsible for millions, sometimes billions of dollars in business, quickly gaining attention and unfortunately becoming a target for a cyberattack if not secured.  At a time when manufacturing facilities tend to … Continued

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How to Ensure Useful Data Extraction from a PI Historian System 

Data is an ever-present and growing benchmark in all industries. However, sometimes it may feel like it’s cloaked in mystery. There’s often a question of, why is collecting process data important? You then start to go down the rabbit hole trying to answer…..How do you get data out of your equipment? How do you decide … Continued

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What are the Current Pain Points with Supporting Utilities Such as Ammonia Refrigeration and Steam Generation?

When you look at supporting industrial utility systems like ammonia refrigeration, you may wonder how often you might actually encounter them.  They appear far more in your daily life than you realize.  Look at the rooftop of an industrial facility and see if you notice orange pipes or windsocks.  It is likely that this facility … Continued

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A Life Sciences East Project is Coming to a SMASHING End!

One of E Tech Group’s- Life Sciences East customer is the Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Lab. The lab supplies space craft programs to NASA for scientific research.  Life Sciences East supports one of their test facilities maintaining the industrial control systems of the Thermal Vacuum chambers. One of the missions John Hopkins University tested … Continued

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