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Did you know that half of all enterprises cited the integration of existing systems with new technology as the most significant challenge facing control processes in their business? We’re here to help you with your systems integration challenges! Read our blog articles for information on the latest system integration trends and technical troubleshooting…

July 5, 2018

What Are SCADA Control Systems in Automation?

In a modern industrial environment, systems integration and automation systems are increasingly beneficial when it comes to minimising costs and reducing risk in order to achieve more consistent results. NJCSI specialise in such system integration, particularly SCADA Control Systems, and in this blog, we will […]
June 19, 2018
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Containing the Sprawl

As businesses develop and grow, they add more and more technology, applications and sub-systems into their production and administrative processes. The result of this is that, over time, the system starts to sprawl, spreading out in all directions and becoming difficult to control. That diminished […]
May 23, 2018
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The Impact of Artificial Intelligence on Manufacturing Automation

Since the industrial revolution, humans have been engaging with and improving machines in the workplace, and at home, to complete tasks more quickly and effectively. However, the distinct disadvantage of machinery, particularly in an industrial and manufacturing environment, machines and robots can’t work safely in […]
March 6, 2018
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When Industrial Automation Goes Wrong

The benefits of industrial automation for both the speed and ease of productive output are well known. Automation technologies and the process control software used to manage them ensure that automated industrial processes get smoother and more manageable all the time. Yet, as they say, […]
February 7, 2018
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NJCSI Teambuilding Event 2018

With the new year bringing opportunities to refresh and renew our outlooks and attitudes, a team building outing was just what we needed to get 2018 going with a productive BANG! Our NJCSI teambuilding outing brought us much closer together as a business unit, and […]
January 23, 2018
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NJCSI 101: Industrial IT Basics

Industrial IT systems can be thanked for the exponential growth and progress made in the manufacturing world, as automation continues to allow for streamlined, almost faultless manufacture chain operation. Here’s the low-down on industrial Information Technology… IT Explained IT, or information technology, is essentially any […]
December 15, 2017
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Choosing a Process Control System: PLC, SCADA or DCS?

We’re nearing the end of 2017, and NJCSI has had an absolute cracker of a year! We’ve redone our website, which you can see here, and we’ve also started our NJCSI blog which we hope will educate South Africans on the benefits of process control […]
November 13, 2017
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Basics of PLC Process Control

PLC stands for programmable logic controller, and can loosely be defined as a solid-state computer that monitors both inputs and outputs of automated processes in a manufacture chain, making logic-based decisions based on inputs received. PLC process control is one of the simpler to understand […]
October 9, 2017
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Choosing a Systems Integrator

What is the best systems integrator on the market today? A difficult question to answer, indeed. You’re looking to streamline your operations in the most effective way possible, and selecting the best systems integrator for your operations is imperative to their success. Put on your […]
September 9, 2017
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How Manufacturing Automation Improves Productivity

As most readers of this article will already know, manufacturing automation (often called workflow automation) uses sophisticated software to remove the human margin for error from the manufacturing process, which results in – among other things – improved productivity. In today’s crazy non-stop manufacturing sector, […]
August 5, 2017
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NJCSI 101: Process Control Basics

Process control can be defined as a system of algorithms and mechanisms that maintain and monitor the output of specific industry processes within a desired range. In layman’s terms, process control can be understood as the automating of manufacture processes using highly advanced computer programs […]