Index of John Rinaldi’s Real Time Automation Blog

May 2010

Acces to Control Logix PLCs
The 10.5 MYTHS of Industrial Device Converters & Gateways 6-10.5

April 2010

The 10.5 MYTHS of Industrial Device Converters & Gateways 1-5
Production Testing of Ethernet/IP Adapters

March 2010

CIP Assemblies—Revisited

February 2010

On The Road Again

January 2010

EtherNet/IP Node 2 Node communication
How to Learn Devicenet…

December 2009

Profibus Object Models
When Free Is Not Free!
Notes From SPS Show
SPS Show – Nurnberg

November 2009

What To Know About Ethernet/IP
Personal Area Networks part 5 of 7

October 2009

Personal Area Networks: Radios Part 4 of 7
Personal Area Networks: Radios Part 3 of 7
Personal Area Networks: Radios Part 2 of 7
Personal Area Networks: Radios Part 1 of 7

September 2009

Wireless Radios: A Simple Primer (Con’t.)

August 2009

Wireless Radios: A Simple Primer

July 2009

Yes, I have Changed My Mind…Again
Rocco Mario Rinaldi
Is Life Unfair?
It Never Fails…
Things I don’t understand…
The Great Debate
Michael is DEAD!
A Birthday Tribute to Myself

June 2009

More On OPC
RTA Goes to the Dogs

May 2009

What in the world is Mechantronics?

April 2009

When Not to Use EtherNet/IP

March 2009

Sometimes, It Just Doesn’t Pay to Get Out of Bed…
What’s Missing from Profinet?
The Net in Singapore is Bacnet
Moving DeviceNet Data to a MicroLogix…Yes It’s Simple

February 2009

What Happens in Vegas…Stays in Vegas?

January 2009

CIP Ring Technology Cheat Sheet Part #1
John, They’re Not Floating Factories
Ring Nodes…

December 2008

Why Ring Topology?

November 2008

And Then There Was Ireland…
My Top Ten Profinet MISCONCEPTIONS
Customers Continue to be Attracted to EtherCAT. They Find It Different, Novel and Surprising.
They’ve Finally Found a Way to Shut Me Up!

October 2008

Fall Is Here Who Has The Jitters?

August 2008

Yes, The Coco Object is Coming to Life
Profinet IO & PTO Conference

July 2008

Open Control Software?
Why AS-Interface?

June 2008

The Seven Words You Can’t Say…
FTF 2008 Opening Address
Freescale Technology Forum 2008
The Truth About Custom Development
Goodbye Switches???

May 2008

CAOTM And Blue Hair