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What is the Difference between Absolute and Incremental Encoders?

What is the Difference between Absolute and Incremental Encoders?

Difference Between Absolute and Incremental Encoders? In this article, we will discuss the various types of encoders and which encoder may be used for which function. 3 In a previous lesson, we discussed what an Encoder is and how it can be implemented in your...
What is SCADA? (Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition)

What is SCADA? (Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition)

What is SCADA? In this article, you will learn what SCADA is and how it works in a very easy-to-follow format. 3 The SCADA acronym stands for Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition. When considering this term, you can conjure varying images and you should. A...
What is DCS? (Distributed Control System)

What is DCS? (Distributed Control System)

What is DCS? (Distributed Control System) In this video and article, we are going to do a deep dive into the DCS or Distributed Control Systems. 3 In this video and article, we are going to do a deep dive into the DCS and discuss some of the why’s and how’s...
What is EtherCAT?

What is EtherCAT?

What is EtherCAT? In this video and article, you will learn what EtherCAT is and how it works in an easy to understand format. 3 EtherCAT is Ethernet for Control Automation Technology. It is a technology based on Ethernet and was developed specifically with...
What is an Encoder?

What is an Encoder?

What is an Encoder? In this video and article, you will learn about Encoders. An Encoder is a device that is used in many industries to provide feedback. 3 An encoder is a device that is used in many industries to provide feedback. In the most basic terms, an...