PLC series: PLC hardware speed, I/O, communications, redundancy
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Programmable logic controllers (PLCs) hardware advances have kept PLCs a strong choice for many automation applications, including machine control, motion control, even certain process control applications. Where are PLCs still a good controller choice and why? How have PLC designs changed to meet automation and control challenges? What criteria should be used for PLC selection.
- Understand where (types of applications) PLCs can be effective.
- Review PLC features and learn best practices related to PLC hardware selection.
- See examples of how PLC hardware upgrades and selection helped applications and why.
David Ubert, Senior Automation Specialist, Black & Veatch
Eelco van der Wal, Managing Director, PLCopen
David Miller, Content Manager, CFE Media and Technology