STORM(reg) AXS(TM) keypad is abuse- and vandal-resistant and provides controlled access and protection to industrial equipment via a secure PIN entry system. The 3X4 sealed keypad features a 50-PIN security capacity, a normally open/normally closed relay output, and can be installed on any flat panel or control surface. With PIN access, the relay can deliver control over the start-up mechanisms of machine tools, molding presses, fork lifts, and other industrial and commercial products.
MGR Industries Inc., 450 B Industrial Dr., Fort Collins, CO 80524, FAX (970) 484-4078.
Last year at Hannover Fair, lots of people were talking about Industry 4.0. This is a concept that seems to have a different name in every region. I’ve been referring to it as the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT), not to be confused with the plain old Internet of Things (IoT). Others refer to it as the Connected Industry, the smart factory concept, M2M, data extraction, and so on.
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