Mitsubishi Electric unveils PC control package

London, U.K.—Mitsubishi Electric recently announced a joint development with Steeplechase Software (Ann Arbor, Mich.) to provide PC-based control as an alternative to its standard programmable controller offering. The PC package works with either "A Series" or FX distributed I/O devices. The jointly developed MX Computer Control package is a private-label version of Steeplechase's V...

07/01/1998


London, U.K .—Mitsubishi Electric recently announced a joint development with Steeplechase Software (Ann Arbor, Mich.) to provide PC-based control as an alternative to its standard programmable controller offering. The PC package works with either "A Series" or FX distributed I/O devices. The jointly developed MX Computer Control package is a private-label version of Steeplechase's Visual Logic Controller software. It was developed with Microsoft Windows NT and uses NT for the operator interface, but runs under the iRMX real-time engine for security and performance.





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