Software controller for industrial PCs
Siemens’ Simatic S7-1500 software controller is designed to operate on industrial PCs and it can be used with Siemens’ Totally Integrated Automation (TIA) Portal. Features include integrated system diagnostics with a mouse click, motion and security functions. The software controller also features 24/7 system availability and operates independently of the Microsoft Windows system ensuring continued operation during restart or Windows failure. The Simatic S7-1500 controller is compatible with many industrial PCs, including Simatic Panel PCs, Simatic Box, Rack PCs and ET 200 open controllers. It is also designed to integrate user-specific functions via open interfaces. The software controller features open user communication (TCP, UDP) to Windows applications or via the Windows Ethernet interfaces. It also accommodates up to two Profinet interfaces.
Siemens Industry Inc.
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