As we moved through the 60a#39;s, digital computers, from IBM and Bunker-Ramo, began to move into process plants. ... A small team of visionaries at Honeywell, led by Renzo Dallimonti (one of the distinguished speakers at this conference), quietly began an effort to find new directions for ... controller but really was just a readout and manual backup station for the digital loops. ... Today, as we close in on the 90a#39;s, only the most arch-conservative of users chooses analog control systems.
|Title||:||Total control systems availability|
|Author||:||E. J. Kompass, Theodore Joseph Williams, Purdue Laboratory for Applied Industrial Control, Control Engineering (Firm)|