ISA Interchange

Welcome to the official blog of the International Society of Automation (ISA).

This blog covers numerous topics on industrial automation such as operations & management, continuous & batch processing, connectivity, manufacturing & machine control, and Industry 4.0.

How Process Historians Turn Data Into Actionable Information

At one time, process historians were simply software packages used to store and present real-time pr...
Wayne Matthews Mar 2, 2020 5:42:57 AM

How to Use Pattern Recognition Software to Automate the Analysis of Plant Historian Data

In this information age, data is everywhere. How can we improve efficiencies and organize this infor...
Bert Baeck Feb 6, 2019 10:42:44 AM

How to Capture Business-Critical Performance Information with a Data Historian

This article was written by Lindsey Fink, a field services engineer at Control Station, Inc., and De...
Contributing Authors Dec 6, 2017 10:42:27 AM

Process Plant Historians Deliver Insights and Improve Operations

This article was written by Bill Lydon, automation industry authority, journalist and former chief e...
Bill Lydon Feb 8, 2016 10:42:56 AM

Industrial Big Data Analytics: Present and Future

This post was authored by Brian Courtney, VP and GM at Resideo. He previously was CEO of LifeWhere a...
Contributing Authors Jan 28, 2015 10:42:51 AM

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