A wide variety of communication methods compatible with existing systems
A wide variety of communication methods are available. Images and data can be collected and control over PLC can be done through commands. Monitoring functions have also been added which helps to improve operability and security.
The system support a number of communication methods including: Ethernet/IP™, Ethernet TCP/IP (no-protocol), PROFINET, RS-232C (no-protocol), SD card, Discrete I/O, and PLC Link. Outputting data and images can be done with the remote desktop function when PC Program is selected. Lastly, the user has the option of outputting both data and images to an FTP server as well.
PLCs made by several manufacturers can be linked via RS-232C/Ethernet.
The system is equipped with several communication monitor functions that can be used to troubleshoot and confirm communication between the devices including EtherNet/IP™ and PROFINET.
Supports image & measurement value output to an FTP server. A multitude of image data can be saved directly to a highcapacity HDD that supports the FTP server function.