Industrial IT and Automation

Hans-Petter Halvorsen

Industrial IT and Automation

Industrial IT is the integration of Automation and Information Systems across the business. You could say Industrial IT is use of IT in industrial applications, everything from Process Control Systems, Sensor Technology, Data Acquiring, Data Logging and Monitoring and Software and Systems Engineering. You need to have knowledge of Data Acquisition, Database Systems, Data Communication and Networks, Automation and Control, etc. Terms such as Internet of Things (IoT), Smart Technology, Cloud Computing and Industry 4.0 are very popular these days.

Industrial IT and Automation Overview (PowerPoint, PDF)

For an overview of different topics within Industrial IT and Automation, you may read the following Textbook (PDF):

Industrial IT and Automation - A Practical Approach!



Industrial IT and Automation Publications

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Industrial IT and Automation Resources

Below you will find more interesting Industrial IT and Automation resources


Learn LabVIEW Programming


Learn MATLAB Programming

Visual Studio/C#

Learn Visual Studio/C# Programming

Database Systems

Learn Database Systems and Structured Query Language (SQL)


IoT Resources

Automation and Control

Automation and Control Resources


Data Acquisition


OPC Resources, OPC DA and OPC UA


Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition


Hardware in the Loop Simulation and Testing

Industry 4.0

Industry 4.0 Resources


Modbus Resources

Datalogging and Monitoring

Datalogging and Monitoring Examples

Machine Learning

Machine Learning resources

Technology Videos

Lots of Videos within different Applications and Areas


Cloud Services, Computing and Hosting

Cyber Security

Cyber Security Resources