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Red Lion Controls Crimson Software Supports Banner iVu Vision Sensors

Red Lion announces support of Banner Engineering’s iVu® Plus TG vision sensors via their G3 series HMI, Modular Controller and Data Station Plus. The new iVu Image driver, available in Crimson 3.0’s most recent release, joins a list of over 200 serial and Ethernet communications drivers included with Red Lion’s acclaimed programming software.This new image driver affords the ability to display the image output from the Banner iVu Plus TG on Red Lion’s 8”, 10” and 15” G3 series HMIs, allowing these touchscreens to be used for commissioning and operation of Banner’s latest generation of vision sensor. With multiple protocol …

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Banner Engineering iVu Software Update

The iVu 2011R1 software update from Banner Engineering introduces EtherNet/IP and Modbus/TCP communication protocols to simplify communications to some of the most commonly used industrial controllers in factory automation.  Adding these industrial protocols to the Ethernet enabled iVu Plus TG and iVu Plus BCR sensors provides simple and robust communication channels to control and monitor iVu Plus sensors over Ethernet from any controller that supports EtherNet/IP, Modbus/TCP, PCCC, or TCP/IP.For example, by communicating over EtherNet/IP or Modbus/TCP, a PLC or HMI can remotely issue a product change, update the barcode compare string, or trigger an iVu Plus sensor. Similarly, an …

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Schneider Electric LL984 Editor for Unity Pro

Maximize your past investment in Schneider Electric’s Modicon® PLCs by updating your development software to the new Unity Pro editor with ladder Logic. Built specifically for Modicon PLC users, the new LL984 editor allows you to keep your existing programming algorithms and add additional connectivity and functionality available only with modern processors. Best of all, you even get to manage it all from within a language and interface that you already know and recognize. Request Free Copy of Schneider Electric Unity Pro Software Schneider Electric Technical Datasheets

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Red Lion Controls Crimson 2 Software Supports PAX2A Meters

The latest release of Red Lion Controls’ Crimson 2 software now includes the new PAX2A panel meter. In addition to the easy front panel key programming of the PAX2A, you can now program the meter with simple mouse clicks and drop down menus via the built-in USB port. Eight simple programming windows step you through various parameters such as input set-up, display format, and output control, just to name a few. The program file can be saved on a computer allowing for later recall. You can also extract an existing program from a meter and save it. The program can …

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Schneider Electric SoMachine OEM Machine Programming Software

Offering 100% flexibility and optimization, Schneider Electric’s SoMachine software allows the OEM to design, commission and service machines in a single software suite, resulting in a significant competitive advantage. Get to market 25%-40% faster with ONE software environment: one software, one project file, one connection, one download. Schneider Electric Technical Datasheets Steven Engineering YouTube Channel

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Red Lion Controls Crimson 3 Software Video – Web Server Configuration

This Red Lion Controls video presentation demonstrates how easy it is to use Crimson 3.0 software to configure the web server feature that is built into each of their G3 operator interfaces, the SX and GT models of the Modular Controller Master, and the Data Station Plus. The web server is part of the internal hardware of these Red Lion products, so no additional software or modules are needed. Red Lion devices with the web server feature enabled provide a means to access data log files and allow remote viewing and control of all connected devices, from anywhere in the …

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IDEC WindSRV Version 5.2 OPC Server

IDEC announces the release of WindSRV version 5.2. WindSRV, also known as KEPServerEX, is an OPC server developed exclusively by Kepware Technologies for IDEC. It’s the most cost effective and flawless controls OPC solution on the market. WindSRV provides direct connectivity between client applications, such as Microsoft Excel and IDEC MicroSmart Pentra PLCs. It’s a true plug-and-play OPC Server for effortless data management, acquisition, monitoring and control. Industrial strength, Easy-to-use An intuitive interface makes connecting to IDEC PLCs so easy that within minutes you can be providing data to your application. KEPServerEX maximizes the promise of OPC through the use …

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IDEC Automation Organizer Software

IDEC is excited to announce Automation Organizer (AO), an IDEC automation software suite combining the latest versions of their popular WindLDR and WindO/I-NV2 software with a new system configuration software, WindCFG. This combined software will give users a powerful tool to design, debug, and document their control systems. Automation Organizer includes all of IDEC’s latest software upgrades: WindLDR version 6.21, WindO/INV2 version 4.13, and WindCFG version 1.21. IDEC has made significant improvements in how these softwares look and feel, while maintaining the same user-friendly experience. The new WindLDR and WindO/I-NV2 feature completely new graphic user interfaces and a total redesign …

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Rittal Therm 6.0 Climate Control Sizing Software

Rittal’s Therm software makes it even easier to quickly and accurately determine the correct and effective climate control requirements of enclosures and heat sensitive electronics. Therm 6.0 helps users to select the type and size of climate control solution that best suits your needs to optimize effectiveness and efficiency. This latest version expands upon the popular Rittal Therm platform and makes choosing the appropriate climate control solution for industrial enclosure applications more accurate and easier than ever before. Therm 6.0 considers all of the “obvious” factors in its calculations: Size and location of the enclosures Ambient temperature and the max. …

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Telemecanique ConneXview Industrial Ethernet Diagnostic Software

Highly intelligent, yet simple to use, Telemecanique’s ConneXview automatically provides a real-time traffic map of your industrial Ethernet network and all connected devices, giving you the ability to instantly visualize the health of your operation. Each segment and device on the network is color-coded. You can see your entire network on a single screen, or zoom in to particular areas for a more detailed view. Related device and network information is provided in task panels and via links for even more in-depth troubleshooting information. More than just a simple tool to visualize your network, ConneXview allows users to perform a …

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