iPanel™ Web-enabled touchscreen from Control Technology Corp. automatically finds and communicates with controllers on a network. The HMI offers fully integrated hardware and software to enable communication with multiple devices simultaneously.
DeviceNet Master capability for the GLC2000 Series of all-in-one human-machine interface and controllers is offered by Xycom Automation. The DeviceNet Master module allows the GLC2000 Series to control DeviceNet, a widely used I/O network.
Xycom Automation released the Pro-face brand PanelStation Series programmable operator interfaces. Series units (QPI, QPJ, and QPK) have the largest protocol driver support available anywhere for ease of system integration from factory floor to management information systems, company says.
GE Fanuc Automation North America (Charlottesville, VA) releases its Cimplicity® HMI Plant Edition™ Version 6.0 software. Features VCR-like screen playback capabilities as well as view, alarm, and paging enhancements.
Omron’s NS advanced operator interface can access information from PLCs up to 3 networks away from a single screen. Information can be accessed from an Ethernet network, a ControllerLink network, and up to 2 serial ports, all simultaneously.
Xycom Automation (Saline, MI) has expanded its Pro-face LT Series of programmable controllers to include the LT Series Graphic Logic controller. All models of the LT Series have a 5.7” blue and white LCD with fully functional Human Machine Interface features.
InstantHM® software interface from Wago (Germantown, WI) converts Palm or Pocket PC handheld into a powerful yet simple human machine interface. Helps engineers and technical managers with diagnostics, troubleshooting, configuration, and data logging.
InteractX is a Windows-embedded human-machine interface (HMI) from CTC Parker Automation (Milford, OH) that includes both hardware and software. Designed specifically for machine builders, InteractX combines the performance and advanced graphics of high-end HMI products with the low cost and ease of integration associated with bundled hardware/software HMI solutions.