Founded in 1945 and based in Research Triangle Park, North Carolina, ISA develops standards; certifies industry professionals; provides education and training; publishes books and technical articles; and hosts conferences and exhibitions for the automation professionals. The organization is set to becoming the standard for automation globally by certifying industry professionals; providing education and training; publishing books and technical articles; hosting conferences and exhibitions for automation professionals; and developing standards for industry.
Momentum Press was founded in 2007 with core areas in engineering, applied science and technology. Its aim is to reach practitioners, researchers, educational faculty, and students in engineering, science, and industry with both traditional print media and electronically delivered content. Momentum Press publishes original scientific and engineering content, with a focus on the North-American, English language market, but with distribution and market presence worldwide.