Posted by Art Burke on
Connecting Legacy Equipment to the Industrial Internet of Things Aggressive growth forecasts are helping to fuel interest in both the Internet of Things (IoT) and the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT), but details on what is required to make either a reality are still a bit hazy. Within the industrial sector, connecting disparate devices from multiple manufacturers is a key first step to creating the IIoT and is made possible through protocol conversion. After defining protocol conversion, this white paper will explore how this fundamental IIoT building... Read more
Posted by Todd Wostrel on
The ultimate plus in automation. The SIMATIC S7-1500 controller series with the high-end CPU 1518 and the new controllers in compact design, CPU 1511C and CPU 1512C, is the new generation of controllers in the TIA Portal and a milestone for automation. It ensures highest efficiency and maximum usability for medium and high-end applications in machine and system automation.