Continuous availability and the need for always-on applications have always been critical requirements in the industrial control environment. Virtualization can help you realize increased up-time and quicker disaster recovery from hardware failures, therefore keeping your process running.
ISA – TR101.02 is in its 9th revision as a working draft and is soon to be released pending a successful vote. This presentation will give you a “behind the scenes” peek at the current draft. ISA standards define the “what” and Technical Reports provide guidance on the “how”.
Free Wind or Bought Wind? The Transition from Sail- to Steam-Powered Vessels About our Technical Presentation: The ISA New Orleans Section is pleased to have historian and author, John Laurence Busch, return for a second speaking engagement. John initially presented the history of how the first steam-powered ship, […]
Recorded Presentation Topic: Power Quality & Energy Management: Increasing Reliability with Assessments and Monitoring Presentation: September 2018 ISA Section Meeting Slides About our Technical Presentation: Poor power quality can result in equipment damage, production scrap loss, and even costlier downtime. A Single interruption power outage interruption in the […]
Topic: ISA History, Change and Path Forward, and ISA 84 Discussion with Paul Gruhn Presentation (PDF): ISA History Change and Path Forward Useful Links: Pre-recorded ISA Webinars About Our Guest Speaker, Paul Gruhn, P.E., CFSE: Paul Gruhn is a Global Functional Safety Consultant with aeSolutions in Houston, Texas. […]
We’re planning our future, and we want you to be a part of that. The ISA New Orleans Section will hold two planning sessions for the 2018/2019 year and beyond, and you’re invited.
Happy Independence Day to all of our members! Please note that we will not conduct a July Section Meeting. Look for information on the August Section Meeting coming soon. Have a safe and happy summer!
Topic: ISA Standards Update Presentation: ISA Standards Overview June 2018 About ISA Standards: ISA Standards help automation professionals streamline processes and improve industry safety, efficiency, and profitability.
Topic: Ethics – Common Licensure Laws and Rules Violations and How to Avoid Them Presentation (PDF): 2018 Automation Engineers Meeting, Metairie, May 2018 Our May 2018 Section Meeting featured a presentation on Ethics from the Louisiana Professional Engineering and Land Surveying Board (LAPELS).
ISA/IEC 62443 Cybersecurity Lifecycle: Assessment, Implementation, and Maintenance ISA Cybersecurity Lifecyle Flyer: Cybersecurity_Lifecycle_Flyer About our Topic: ISA understands the Industrial Automation and Control Systems Security Lifecycle, and builds its resources around real-world requirements for protecting your systems. ISA’s standards are developed by international experts from across industry, government, […]