Repost of a write-up done on an employee’s personal blog outlining some of the technical details behind a recent project. Source [https://joelduncan.io/] Introduction Remote access has never been more important, with internet connectivity expanding daily and customer expectation for such technology increasing, not being able to deploy,
Introduction Industrial Automation is an industry that's always 10 years behind mainstream technologies. This is partly due to the large monopoly held by the three main players, Siemens, Allen Bradley & Wonderware. This has led to an unfortunate lack of innovation, especially in native industrial web applications, Which are almost nonexistent.