Introducing TechTalks from HMS

We all could do with the latest information about what is happening in the world of automation and IIoT. That is why HMS have launched TechTalks, an opportunity for discussing key industry topics. In the HMS TechTalks webinar series, technology experts will make short presentations on various automation and IIoT technologies after which they are available to answer all of your questions. TechTalks will also feature interviews with leading experts, focusing on discussing hot technology topics.

Scheduled Webinars - Learn from our industry experts

Automation & Industrial Internet of Things webinars to help increase your awareness and knowledge of current and future technologies. Register now! 

TechTalk: Future of Automation Networks

Automation networks are continually changing. Are you aware of all the current and future networking possibilities? This seminar will share HMS knowledge of this important topic.



Start Time: 14:30 CET

Duration: 30 minutes


Presenter: Stuart Hannah  



Technical Services Manager UK, MU Northern Europe Sales - UK

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  • Dates: Dec 14, 2018, 02:30 PM - Dec 14, 2018, 03:00 PM

TechTalk: What is CAN?

CAN technology has been around for over 30 years and has been adopted by many industry sectors as the communication protocol of choice. Here is a brief introduction to the how, why and where of CAN. 



Start Time: 14:30 CET

Duration: 30 minutes

Presenter: Siobhan Chapman


Technical Sales Manager, Southern MU Northern Europe Sales - UK & Eire

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  • Dates: Jan 11, 2019, 02:30 PM - Jan 11, 2019, 03:00 PM

Featured TechTalk: IIoT and Security

Check out our first HMS TechTalk with Joakim Wiberg on the topic of IIoT and security! 


Joakim Wiberg is Group Manager Technology & Platforms at HMS and has been working with industrial communication since the 1990s. He is also CTO of ODVA and a frequent lecturer on security and Industrial communication.



Past TechTalks




HMS TechTalk: Enabling Predictive Analytics in the Connected Warehouse

In this 30 minute webinar, HMS experts discuss how our Anybus® connectivity solutions and eWON® edge gateways can be used to overcome the divide between your analytics platforms and automated equipment.




HMS TechTalk: Clouds and Automation

Cloud-based solutions are an increasingly offered solution to automation data issues. This session will help simplify understanding of what they can really do. Presented by Davor Tonic from HMS. 



HMS TechTalk: Beginners Guide to MQTT

MQTT stands for MQ Telemetry Transport. It is a lightweight messaging protocol, but what is it really and how can it be effectively used in industrial applications? Presented by Daniel Rosen from HMS. 


HMS TechTalk: Understanding OPC UA 

OPC Unified Architecture (OPC UA) is a machine to machine communication protocol for industrial automation developed by the OPC Foundation. What is it and how does it work in automation solutions? Learn more from HMS' Björn Otterdahl.