For efficient operation of any industrial facility, it is very important to have the right communication between machines, computers, and sensors
. Data and communication help to ensure that your facility is operating harmoniously for easier organization, management, diagnostics, and repair. In most of the cases, you will need data and communication devices to run industrial automation
for enhanced industrial systems' safety and higher efficiency. Whether your facility is new or has been in operations for some time, a carefully implemented network of data and communication is crucial in cutting costs. The data devices can help to automate the system and support machine learning for increased efficiency. The communication facilities for networking your industrial computers, sensors, and machines can be either LAN (local area network) or WAN (wide area network). Note that LAN is limited within your system while WAN uses the global system. When using WAN, it is prudent to put a lot of focus on your data and industrial operations safety.