Below is video tutorial about PC based control. PC based control is widely used in proses automation, machine controllers, industrial controllers and PLC. PC is developed in early 1990 when the chip processor is very expensive. The chip need special handling like special power supply and cooling.
Intel and AMD have realized they can used a standard PC for controlling. They have to find new powerful and versatile chip processor. This will open PC programmers to design using higher language like C, C++, C#. Watch the video below for further information.