Is IIoT really something new?

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The Industrial Internet of Things. Everywhere you look, there are projection of 50 zillion devices going online in the next few years coinciding with a data explosion not seen since BitTorrent came out of beta. New and old companies and rushing products to market in order to take advantage of this “brave new world” where […]

Fun with Ignition, Linux, and Raspberry Pi

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I have been a real fan of the Ignition SCADA platform for several years. It is modern, inexpensive, and extremely powerful. Another thing that it is is multi-platform. The server will run on Windows or Linux as will the client. The client will run on just about ANY platform, including iOS and Android and straight […]

MIA Technologies hires seasoned Senior Controls Engineer Robert Minton

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MIA Technologies, Inc. is proud to announce the addition of Robert (Bob) Minton as our latest Senior Controls Engineer. Robert comes to us with an extensive background in PLC programming, as well as, advanced knowledge in machine communication protocols (i.e. Modbus, Profibus, and Ethernet IP). Robert has experience with many PLC platforms including Allen Bradley, […]

Mitsubishi Ethernet driver block size

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It takes the same amount of time to respond to a data request message on a Q, QnU, or R series CPU via the MELSEC protocol over TCP/IP regardless of message size. So for an 11 byte response or a 1920 byte response, the time to service that request is the same. KepServerEX’s Mitsubishi driver […]

MIA Hires Ben Davis as VP of Technology

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MIA Technology is happy to introduce you to its new technology guru, Ben Davis.  We look forward to Ben helping us continue to grow our company and services.  Ben brings much applicable experience with him to his new post.  The following testimonial about him from his previous employer explains. Being in the production control department […]