Wireless Networks for Industrial Automation

Jan. 3, 2014

As commercial and residential networks rapidly go the wireless route, will industrial networks soon follow? This fourth edition includes the increasingly popular wireless application Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) and also provides a clear, unbiased view of the emerging wireless communications market. Book explores wireless communications from the factory and process automation viewpoint to help you make clear decisions on the timing and strategy for implementing wireless networks for automation projects.

Wireless technology is intended for process control such as:

  • ISA100 Wireless (ISA100.11a)
  • WirelessHART
  • WIA-PA
  • WIFI (including IEEE 802.11n and 802.11ac)