General Motors tests Ethernet on the factory floor

Marsan, Carolyn Duffy
July 2000
Network World;07/24/2000, Vol. 17 Issue 30, p21
Trade Publication
Reports that United States-based car company General Motors is testing an Ethernet-based computer network designed for automotive manufacturing as of July 24, 2000. Features of the system that uses TCP/IP running on Ethernet to connect programmable logic controllers; Cost saving features of the system.


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