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SLC to CompactLogix Programming Migration

The 1747-AENTR Adapter enables CompactLogix and ControlLogix processors to control SLC I/O modules. It is primarily designed to enable migration of existing SLC controlled systems to Logix-based systems. The adapter acts as a gateway between the SLC backplane and EtherNet/IP and typically replaces a SLC controller in the 1746 rack. On remote SLC racks, it replaces the 1747-ASB module or the ControlNet® adapters 1747-ACN15 and 1747-ACNR15.

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CIP Safety Light Curtain

The Allen-Bradley GuardShield 450L-E Safety Light Curtains from Rockwell Automation are based on a unique patented transceiver technology which allows each stick to be used as a transmitter or as a receiver. The full functionality of a transceiver is provided by plug-ins inserted at the bottom of the sticks. By using only one stick type with the optimal plug-ins selected based on the requirements of the application, the GuardShield 450L portfolio is a simple, cost effective solution that offers enhanced flexibility while maintaining the highest level of safety.

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Save the date for Automation Fair 2021
With your health and safety top of mind, Rockwell Automation is actively planning to host the 2021 Automation Fair event as a live, in-person event on November 10-11, 2021 in Houston, Texas. ES&E will continue to work with Rockwell Automation to ensure your safety and comfort and will provide more information as the date approaches.
Introducing the Matrix 320
Top performing 2D reader to empower shop floor and intralogistic traceability

A Smart Device is an electronic device capable of performing autonomous computing and connecting to other devices wired or wirelessly for data exchange. The use of Smart Devices allows you to maximize production, increase uptime and profitability, perform proactive and predictive maintenance, and most importantly plan for the future. In this webinar, we’ll walk you through the challenges and advantages of adding Smart Devices to your workflow, explain why you need Smart Devices, and how they can maximize your Industry 4.0 Migrations.

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Rockwell Automation Webinars

Streamline Your Manufacturing Processes, Increase Productivity

Rockwell Automation offers free webinars across various industries and applications. The webinars are designed to help you learn to streamline your manufacturing process, increase productivity and more. Available both live and on-demand. Click here to try one now.
Installed Base Evaluation
Better Knowledge. Better Decisions.

A Rockwell Automation Installed Base Evaluation (IBE) is much more than simply counting parts. It’s a thorough analysis of your critical plant assets and their condition. This service provides the knowledge needed to help you make data-driven decisions regarding the support and obsolescence management of your installed base assets. panel. By optimizing your Maintenance, Repair and Operations (MRO), we’ll help ensure you have the right parts, in the right place, at the right time.

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Rockwell Automation Courses at ES&E

Live in person training at your local ES&E location is back. While we may not back to to “normal” yet we are pleased to announce that live in person instructor led classes are being schedule for some of the most popular Rockwell Automation classes. Click here to see what classes are currently being offered and we look forward to seeing you soon.


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1492 Conversion System

The 1492 conversion system makes it easy to connect the existing SLC IO terminal wiring to the new Compact 5000 I/O modules. Migrate with ease:

  • Lower overall conversion time and effort - Reduce time to rewrite controller program with code conversion tools and convert I/O and maintain existing field wiring connections
  • Reduce troubleshooting at startup with zero wiring errors
  • Save installation time - No drilling required as conversion chassis utilizes existing mounting holes
Talk to your ES&E Automation Specialist to go over some options.

Click here for more information on the 1492 Conversion System
Your Guide to Smart Manufacturing

There is a lot of talk about smart manufacturing, but what does “smart” mean to you? Every manufacturer can have a different definition based on your needs and understanding what you’d like to accomplish is key to identify what smart can do for you. Join Rockwell Automation experts Joe Wenzel and Kris Dornan as they discuss Smart Manufacturing and the considerations to define your smart.

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SafeZone 3 CIP Safety Laser Scanner

Rockwell Automation introduces the new Allen-Bradley Guardmaster  SafeZone 3 with CIP Safety. Using Common Industrial Protocol (CIP) Safety over Ethernet/IP, the SafeZone 3 safety laser scanner adds the advantage of integration with a GuardLogix  control system using Studio 5000 Logix Designer . It also supports Device Level Ring (DLR) network topology which helps increase network resiliency.

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Save the date for ROKLive 2021
Get inspired to innovate! The ROKLive 2021 lineup has a lot of new opportunities to engage you with the best-of-the-best that are pioneering digital transformation. Get ready to be inspired, learn, and innovate! Join us online for ROKLive June 29-30 to explore the explosion of digital technologies in manufacturing today.
Smart Devices Webinar

1:30PM - 2:00PM - June 16th, 2021
A Smart Device is an electronic device capable of performing autonomous computing and connecting to other devices wired or wirelessly for data exchange. The use of Smart Devices allows you to maximize production, increase uptime and profitability, perform proactive and predictive maintenance, and most importantly plan for the future. In this webinar, we’ll walk you through the challenges and advantages of adding Smart Devices to your workflow, explain why you need Smart Devices, and how they can maximize your Industry 4.0 Migrations.

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Parts Management

Automating your processes helps maximize production and increase profitability. Rockwell Automation shares your goal of keeping automation systems running smoothly and effectively, which allows you to be more competitive and cost-effective. Having the right part on-hand minimizes both downtime and mean time to repair (MTTR). Whether down for an emergency or scheduled maintenance, or for a start-up, the less time a process is down the more profitable it can be.

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Year after year our PLC Basics class has always been one of our most popular training classes we offer. Since we haven’t been able to offer it as an onsite class this year we wanted to offer it to you virtually. It’s a nine part web series produced by our new ES&E Studio with our two PLC Specialists, Hayden and Eric. View it all at once or in small segments at your convenience. While there, don’t forget to subscribe to ES&E TV to keep updated on all our latest videos.
Rockwell Automation Courses at ES&E

Live in person training at your local ES&E location is back. While we may not back to to “normal” yet we are pleased to announce that live in person instructor led classes are being schedule for some of the most popular Rockwell Automation classes. Click here to see what classes are currently being offered and we look forward to seeing you soon.


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Stratix 5800 Migration

In today’s economy, it is necessary to have migration solutions that help you achieve increased productivity and lessen your risk of maintaining your legacy equipment. You need to work with a supplier that has the product, service and industry knowledge to partner with on an upgrade strategy that will help maximize your competitive advantage. With the Stratix 8000 platform of switches no longer available, the Stratix 5800 is a great choice for replacing installations that require up to 26 ports. Talk to your ES&E Automation Specilist to go over some options.

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CompactLogix 5380 and Compact GuardLogix 5380 controllers

CompactLogix 5380 and Compact GuardLogix 5380 controllers help enable faster system performance, capacity, productivity and security to meet the growing demands of smart machines and equipment for manufacturing. All CompactLogix 5380 and Compact GuardLogix 5380 controllers use the same development environment, Studio 5000 Logix Designer application. The application combines elements of design into one standard framework and manages safety so that you can optimize productivity and reduce time to commission.

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Save the date for ROKLive 2021
Get inspired to innovate! The ROKLive 2021 lineup has a lot of new opportunities to engage you with the best-of-the-best that are pioneering digital transformation. Get ready to be inspired, learn, and innovate! Join us online for ROKLive June 29-30 to explore the explosion of digital technologies in manufacturing today.
Smart Devices Webinar

1:30PM - 2:00PM - June 16th, 2021
A Smart Device is an electronic device capable of performing autonomous computing and connecting to other devices wired or wirelessly for data exchange. The use of Smart Devices allows you to maximize production, increase uptime and profitability, perform proactive and predictive maintenance, and most importantly plan for the future. In this webinar, we’ll walk you through the challenges and advantages of adding Smart Devices to your workflow, explain why you need Smart Devices, and how they can maximize your Industry 4.0 Migrations.

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SKORPIO X5 Mobile Computer

Skorpio X5 is the best-in-class fully rugged key-based mobile computer to face the toughest enterprise challenges in Data Capture. The powerful next generation of Datalogic Skorpio family that stands out in any data collection application from distribution centers to retail stores. Lightweight, ergonomic, with plenty of different configurations and differentiating features, Skorpio X5 is the perfect business companion for professionals in the warehouse, shop floor, manufacturing floor and any logistics facility. Contact your ES&E Account Manager to purchase now.

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Remanufacturing and Exchange Services

Reductions in maintenance staff and spare parts inventory often lead to longer downtime and lost revenue when your automation assets need replacement. To help minimize downtime and keep production lines running, you need a reliable service provider that you can trust to deliver quality repairs when you need them. Rockwell Automation Remanufacturing and Exchange Services go far beyond other repair services with 15 remanufacturing and repair centers and eight exchange hubs around the globe. In fact, our remanufacturing facilities have received ISO 9001 and 14001 certifications for quality and environmental management, and OHSAS 18001 certification for occupational health and safety.

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Year after year our PLC Basics class has always been one of our most popular training classes we offer. Since we haven’t been able to offer it as an onsite class this year we wanted to offer it to you virtually. It’s a nine part web series produced by our new ES&E Studio with our two PLC Specialists, Hayden and Eric. View it all at once or in small segments at your convenience. While there, don’t forget to subscribe to ES&E TV to keep updated on all our latest videos. Click here to watch PLC Basics Series.
Rockwell Automation Courses at ES&E

Live in person training at your local ES&E location is back. While we may not back to to “normal” yet we are pleased to announce that live in person instructor led classes are being schedule for some of the most popular Rockwell Automation classes. Click here to see what classes are currently being offered and we look forward to seeing you soon.


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Kepware

Jeremy Oxendine, ES&E's Information Software Specialist, provides a demonstration on how to publish and consume data to a controller via MQTT message broker utilizing the Kepware IOT Gateway. MQTT (Message Queuing Telemetry Transport) is a lightweight protocol suited for IIoT applications requiring connectivity between devices and enterprise visibility to the plant floor. MQTT is widely used across many industries and is scalable to meet a wide variety of applications.

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CIP Safety

JCommunication networks have changed today’s automation systems by distributing processing, sensors and actuators to where they are required. CIP Safety provides the same benefits to safety systems. Safety application coverage in CIP provides the ability to mix safety devices and standard devices on the same network for seamless integration and increased flexibility. CIP Safety provides fail-safe communication between nodes such as safety I/O blocks, safety interlock switches, safety light curtains and safety controllers in both machine and process automation safety applications. CIP Safety is made up of high integrity safety services and diagnostics in the application layer and doesn’t require special communications hardware.

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Rockwell Software Portal
The new Rockwell Software Portal is a web-based platform that serves as a software proposal, registration and license management platform. It enables users to have visibility and management of their software subscriptions, software licenses and maintenance contracts. The new order process requires you to perform an online or manual check out of all software ordered. Click here to learn how to perform this required checkout process.
Smart Stack Lights for Smart Manufacturing

Connection over IO-Link makes the 856T Control Tower Stack Lights smart devices that provide real-time insight into the status of your control system while providing connectivity through The Connected Enterprise. Rockwell’s 856T Stack Light system gives you maximum flexibility in meeting the widest range of applications with a reduced number of components. This system uses a modular design that incorporates brighter LED illumination and a broad offering of sound technologies. All signals in the system are 24V AC/DC powered, which means that just three power modules can cover the entire system. IO-Link enabled versions provide real-time insight into the status of your control system. Now that’s smart!

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One source of support packaged to meet your needs.

Rockwell’s Integrated Service Agreement is a new offering that helps customers gain access to technical experts quickly, with analytics-driven insights and priority service. The flexible suite of support services helps customers maximize the value of their Rockwell Automation investments across the facility. One dedicated number to call, one service agreement. Customers can expect a 20-30% cost savings on average as compared to purchasing multiple standalone contracts.

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Year after year our PLC Basics class has always been one of our most popular training classes we offer. Since we haven’t been able to offer it as an onsite class this year we wanted to offer it to you virtually. It’s a nine part web series produced by our new ES&E Studio with our two PLC Specialists, Hayden and Eric. View it all at once or in small segments at your convenience. While there, don’t forget to subscribe to ES&E TV to keep updated on all our latest videos. Click here to watch PLC Basics Series.
Rockwell Automation Courses at ES&E

Live in person training at your local ES&E location is back. While we may not back to to “normal” yet we are pleased to announce that live in person instructor led classes are being schedule for some of the most popular Rockwell Automation classes. Click here to see what classes are currently being offered and we look forward to seeing you soon.


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Spring is right around the corner so we thought it’d be a good time to introduce our newly refreshed Connections newsletter. Spring is a time of rebirth, change, reinvention and renewal. To stay competitive, businesses must also continue to reinvent and change to meet today’s market and customer demands.

ES&E is introducing a series of initiatives to help our customers achieve their digital transformation and automation goals. You’ll notice an update to the information below divided into four major focus areas: modernization, safety, smart devices, and services. Each month, we will be providing content in each of these sections including educational events, videos, training, tech talks, and product updates. We will continue to provide general updates, but want to make sure we’re enabling our customers for the future of smart manufacturing.

This information can also be reached from our new website focused on these areas and are detailed in a recent webinar featuring Kalypso, a Rockwell company focused on digital transformation. Click here to watch.

New 1756-EN4TR EtherNet/IP Released

As part of a broad effort to enhance security of industrial control systems, Rockwell Automation has released the 1756-EN4TR EtherNet/IP™ communication module. This module is one of the initial products using CIP Security™ protocol. CIP Security provides a much more robust level of security for industrial control applications. CIP Security provides authentication of communication between authorized devices, ensures integrity to prevent tampering or modification of information, and confidentiality to prevent snooping or unauthorized disclosure of information.

Learn more about this communication module and what it has to offer.
Safety Seminar

Join us March 31 or April 1st for our first in a series of safety classes. This class is a detailed overview of safety standards and the integrated safety devices Rockwell provides for a comprehensive safety solution. The class will also detail the differences between the equipment and how it integrates with a safety controller, it will also include demonstrations with the equipment and software. The class will be offered live in person at our Greensboro location and as a live virtual class and is the first of many being held this year to help customers with their digital transformation.

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Introducing the new Rockwell Software Portal
You asked for flexible software solutions with the benefits of simple and dynamic software activations with access to updates, recommended products and add-ons. The new software portal delivers on these enhancements and more. Check out this video to learn about the benefits of this new software ordering and management system.
Smart Devices

With greater requirement for production and machine information, comes the need for industrial grade smart devices. Smart devices are integral components for smart machines and are the first step to capture operational data. These smart devices help enable you to make smarter, more informed decisions. Let ES&E help show you the value of Smart Devices for your machines, equipment and manufacturing facilities and why it’s a great place to being your digital transformation journey.

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New Learning+ Training Subscription

Now more than ever, employees need training when it’s convenient for them on skills they can put to use immediately. Rockwell’s new Learning+ Training subscription offering combines the self-paced experience of e-learning with in-class collaboration with instructors, labs, and additional training content - all in a virtual environment. It provides the flexibility and convenience of learning when and where customers need it most. Get the training on what you need, when you need it-Get Elearning+.

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Year after year our PLC Basics class has always been one of our most popular training classes we offer. Since we haven’t been able to offer it as an onsite class this year we wanted to offer it to you virtually. It’s a nine part web series produced by our new ES&E Studio with our two PLC Specialists, Hayden and Eric. View it all at once or in small segments at your convenience. While there, don’t forget to subscribe to ES&E TV to keep updated on all our latest videos. Click here to watch Part 1 of the PLC Basics Course, Electrical Review.
Rockwell Automation Courses at ES&E

Live in person training at your local ES&E location is back. While we may not be back to "normal" yet, we are pleased to announce that live in person instructor led classes are being scheduled for some of the most popular Rockwell Automation classes. Click here to see what classes are currently being offered and we look forward to seeing you soon.


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Automation Fair At Home On Demand

Weren’t able to attend Automation Fair At Home? Don’t fret, you can still take advantage of this great event until June 2021, at your work, at your home at your convenience!
The Automation Fair At Home experience features the newest solutions and innovations, virtual tours, and access to training sessions, industry focused forums and keynote presentations. Join us for this world-class experience showcasing the power and value of our IT/OT expertise showing you how to get started or get the most out of The Connected Enterprise.

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On-Machine Solutions Webinar
December 17, 2020 | 1:00PM - 2:00PM CST

There is a growing trend toward zero-cabinet solutions for many material handling applications. Rockwell Automation’s On-Machine philosophy can bring you closer to the zero-cabinet idea. In this webinar we will discuss our On-Machine solutions and explore how they can enable success for your applications. You will leave with a better understanding of how On-Machine solutions can be more efficient, flexible, and scalable than traditional centralized approaches.

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New eBook
9 Trends Affecting Your Automation Strategy

The 2020 Industrial Automation Trends eBook explains 9 trends driving industrial firms' efforts to implement smart manufacturing strategies, including network modernization, digital twins, augmented reality, edge computing, advanced analytics and more.
Edge Computing

For world-class manufacturers, edge computing is powering the next wave of digital transformation across their operations. As companies modernize and automate operations, they are recognizing unprecedented opportunities to optimize performance, minimize downtime, and increase safety in dispersed and often resource-constrained locations. But you may ask: What is Edge Computing and how can it help my particular operations? Attend this webinar for an exclusive preview of a new Edge Computing ROI Guidebook from Nucleus Research, in which they provide an in-depth ROI assessment. Hear the real-world results, challenges, and success metrics companies have achieved, along with insights and tips for achieving similar ROI with your Edge Computing investment.

Also check out the Status edition Edge Computing for Dummies to learn what Edge Computing is and isn’t and learn how to overcome Edge Computing challenges and explore industry use cases to help understand the benefits of Edge Computing and measure your company’s Edge Computing maturity level.

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Kinetix 5300 Servo Drive

Big performance for small and medium sized machines

The new Kinetix 5300 servo drive is an entry-level servo drive integrated on EtherNet/IP. It is designed to give customers the performance and integration into Logix they expect from the Kinetix family of servo drives at a lower price. With the Kinetix 5300 customer receive a cost-effective motion solution for small to medium sized machines.

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Introducing the new Rockwell Software Portal

Things have changed. The arrival of the Internet of Things (IoT) and Industry 4.0 required a shift in the way software is developed and deployed. Now, more than ever, flexibility and agility are the keys to success. Demand for subscription-based software in commercial and industrial markets has accelerated; and, the pace of this change is not expected to slow down. We’re embracing the change and are here to help usher you into this new way of doing business. Rockwell Automation is moving quickly into offering new software management solutions that meet our customers’ needs. As we begin processing new software orders via the new customer software portal ES&E is here to make this transition as smooth as possible. Check out the below video, flyer and power point presentation to learn about this new exciting way to order and manage your software subscriptions. Of course your ES&E account manager is always here to help as well.

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ES&E CHAMP Service

ES&E and Rockwell are happy to announce a new addition to our Asset Management services portfolio-The CHAMP program. This program is designed to provide a dedicated resource to assist you with all your remanufacturing and repair needs. Among other benefits, the CHAMP provides you with a focused resource as a single-source repair vendor that will provide warranty tracking, failure reporting, and an expanded Distributor partnership. Furthermore, you will receive an in-service warranty (warranty does not begin until the unit is put in service) with the use of asset tracking in the CHAMP Software.

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Rockwell Automation Courses at ES&E

We’re back!
Not that we ever went away but live in person training at our local ES&E location is back.

While we may not be back to "normal" yet, we are pleased to announce that live in person instructor led classes are being scheduled for some of the most popular Rockwell Automation classes.

Click here to see what classes are currently being offered and we look forward to seeing you soon.

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