Advances in measurement, processing, security and connectivity technologies are enabling the development of more intelligent field instruments and devices, helping drive the digital transformation of the process industry. Trusted reliable data will now be more easily accessible with the potential to be consumed by many new clients beyond the control system.
This webinar will provide an overview of the key enabling technologies including Ethernet-APL, smart ultra-low power data converters and highly secure microcontrollers with high efficiency AI acceleration and wireless connectivity. These technologies will enable new features and functionality in future field devices that help plant operators to increase productivity, improve process and product quality, reduce energy consumption and maintenance costs as well as avoiding unplanned downtime.
Attendees will learn about:
- Application trends in process instrumentation/field devices
- Key enabling technologies and products for intelligent field devices
- The capabilities brought about by field instrument 2.0