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GE Power’s Automation and Controls Business Recognized by Frost & Sullivan for Taking Edge Computing to the Next Level with the Industrial Internet Control System

SANTA CLARA, CA - Based on recent analysis of the global edge controls and analytics market segment, Frost & Sullivan today recognized GE Power’s Automation & Controls business unit with the 2018 Global Company of the Year Award . The Automation & Controls business is transcending the realm of the traditional control system and set a new industry standard for edge controls and analytics with the introduction of the world’s first...

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Design World: Is the IoT hype or a good solution?

The cloud does not solve all problems. Huge amounts of unanalyzed data are stored on the cloud, usually at a high cost. To Carpenter, and a number of other users of the cloud, cloud-only solutions no longer make sense. Carpenter believes the next iteration of the IoT will involve edge devices and the cloud. Edge devices will bring analytics closer to the production situation, reducing the amount of cloud storage needed.

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GE Unveils Next Generation of Industrial Internet Connected Control Solutions at Embedded World 2018

Charlottesville, Virginia – GE Power’s Automation & Controls business (NYSE:GE) today unveiled the next generation of Industrial Internet connected control solutions at Embedded World 2018 in Nuremberg, Germany. To expand the capabilities of GE’s Industrial Internet Control System (IICS), GE is introducing PACMotion VFD, the Mark VieS Safety System, and significant redundancy extensions to the PACSystems* RX3i CPL400 and PACedge CPL400 IIOT...

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GE & SEW-EURODRIVE Partner to Sell Controllers and Drive-Based Automation Products

Charlottesville, VA & Bruchsal, Germany: Customers of GE Power’s Automation and Controls business (NYSE:GE) and SEW-EURODRIVE will soon be able to benefit from each other’s broad motion control and automation portfolios as the companies sell each other’s products around the world. For customers, this means working with a single company to fulfill essential automation requirements. GE and SEW-EURODRIVE plan to provide complimentary solutions...

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In this video issued today by GE Energy Connections (NYSE: GE), the International Olympic Committee (IOC) celebrates GE for keeping the power running at its International Broadcast Center (IBC) for the global audience.
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Powering the 2016 Rio Olympic Games, IOC Turns to GE to Keep the Games Running for Global Audience

Atlanta — September 14, 2016 — For 16 days in August, billions of TV and on-line viewers around the world witnessed historic, unforgettable moments of athletic achievement, determination and courage during the Rio 2016 Olympic Games in Brazil. In this video issued today by GE Energy Connections (NYSE: GE), the International Olympic Committee (IOC) celebrates GE for keeping the power running at its International Broadcast Center (IBC) for the...

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GE's Barracuda-Series 1,000-Watt DC-DC Bus Converter
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GE Introduces Latest Barracuda-Series DC-DC Converters, Provides Highest Power Density Available Today

New 1,000-Watt, Quarter-Brick QBVE094A0S10R7 Bus Converters Offer 20 Percent More Power than Industry-Standard 800-Watt Solution Modules can be Configured in Parallel to Provide Power Required in Applications such as Software-Defined Network DALLAS — March 16, 2016 — Continuing its efforts to help board designers get the most out of their usable space and to design in the negative space, GE’s Critical Power business (NYSE: GE) has launched its...

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Tecogen® Optimizes CHP Fleet with GE’s Real-Time Monitoring System

GE’s Equipment Insight Turns Data into Results for Tecogen’s Combined Heat and Power Units Solution Improves Data Collection, Analyzation and Management Capabilities, Providing a More Robust Offering for Tecogen’s Customers CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. — Feb. 3, 2016 — Improving its equipment monitoring capabilities and bringing its service offering to the forefront of today’s available technologies, Tecogen ® Inc. (NASDAQ: TGEN) will be installing GE’s...

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GE Launches New Industrial PC for Demanding Transportation Applications

New RXi-XR Industrial PC Combines Rugged Design and High Performance Industrial PC Meets EN51055 Industry Standard for Electromagnetic Capabilities, Temperature, Shock and Vibration CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. — Jan. 13, 2016 — Temperature, shock and vibration. These are just a few of the challenges that can create issues for railway control systems on a daily basis. To help ensure these critical systems maintain reliable operation, GE (NYSE: GE) has...

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SCADA Edge IPC
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GE’s SCADA Edge Industrial PC Turns Data into Results in Brilliant Machines

GE’s Rugged Industrial PC Now Available with Advanced Proficy Automation Software Preinstalled Combining Hardware and Software in Integrated Offering Simplifies Processes and Reduces Total Cost of Ownership CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. — Dec. 9, 2015 — Equipping industrial customers with a streamlined solution to improve their data collection and analysis processes, GE (NYSE: GE) today announced that its trusted industrial PCs (IPC) will now come...

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GDS's GDM500 top drive system in an Orion Drilling mast
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GDS International Implements GE’s Equipment Insight Solution to Optimize Top Drive Equipment Performance

GE’s Predix TM -Powered Equipment Insight Technology Provides Continuous, Real-Time Flow of Data from Oilfield Equipment Cloud-Based Solution Offers Advanced Data Management Capabilities without Need for Costly Hardware and Software CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. — Dec. 2, 2015 — GE (NYSE: GE) today announced that GDS International LLC, otherwise known as Global Drilling Support (GDS), has implemented its Equipment Insight solution at drilling rigs...

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The RSTi-EP device features I/O slices that are just 11.5 millimeters wide
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GE’s Enhanced Input/Output Device Packs Industry-Leading Features into Smallest Footprint Available Today

Combination of Reduced Size, Improved Performance and Diagnostic Capabilities Makes New RSTi-EP I/O Device Compatible with Industrial Internet-Enabled Applications Device’s Hot-Swappable Design and Single Row of Connections Simplify Installation and Maintenance DALLAS — November 12, 2015 — GE’s Automation & Controls solutions (NYSE: GE) today launched its new, enhanced RSTi-EP input/output (I/O) device, providing a new combination of...

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GE Launches Its Automation & Controls Solution Platform to Bring the Benefits of the Industrial Internet to Power Industries

Industrial Internet Solutions Enable Customers to Optimize Equipment Performance and Ensure Reliable and Efficient Operations Applications in Power Generation, Distribution and Adjacent Industries GE’s Automation & Controls Solution Platform Unites GE Intelligent Platforms and Alstom Power Automation & Controls, Creating a New Organization of 2,400 Employees in 30 Countries CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. — Nov. 10, 2015 — With the acquisition of...

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GE’s Leading-Edge Skylake SBC Is More Than The Hardware

It would be easy to believe that rugged embedded computing products that conform to open industry standards such as 3U VPX must, of necessity, all be more or less the same. In this article , Chris A. Ciufo, Editor-in-Chief of Embedded Intel Solutions magazine, looks at GE's recently announced SBC328 3U VPX rugged single board computer and uncovers a surprising number of ways in which it is not only different from competing offerings, but better.

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Skylake: Everything You Wanted To Know (Almost)

Intel has come a long way since it introduced the 2,300 transistor 4004 processor back in 1971: Skylake features no fewer than 1,350,000,000 transistors. This article looks at the technology at the heart of the latest rugged embedded computing solutions from GE, such as the SBC328 3U VPX single board computer.

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How to select the right bus analyzer

In this interview with Woodrow Bellamy of Aviation Today, GE avionics applications engineer Bill Tilman discusses the importance of choosing the right bus analyzer and how to go about it.

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