Category: Industrial Automation

Logix AOI for Modbus TCP

Typically when a Modbus connection is needed with a Logix controller, such as a ControlLogix or CompactLogix, an in-chassis module or external gateway would be needed. Encompass Partners such as ProSoft Technology, make in-chassis Modbus RTU and TCP/IP modules for both the CompactLogix (1769) and ControlLogix (1756) platforms.

New How-to Videos on CompactLogix 5380 from Rockwell Automation

Rockwell Automation recently published three “how-to” videos for the 5380 CompactLogix family of controllers and 5069 Compact I/O. Compact 5000 I/O Field Potential Distributor (5069-FPD) use cases This video introduces the advantages of using a Compact 5000™ I/O Field Potential Distributor (5069-FPD) module. Learn how this power distribution […]

FactoryTalk Updater Tool

Have you ever wondered exactly what Rockwell Automation software is installed on your PC? And then what versions are installed and what the latest version actually is? If so, the new FactoryTalk Updater Tool is made for you. FactoryTalk Updater is a new tool that is installed with […]

December 2019 User Group

Couldn’t attend Automation Fair this year? Join us for our annual Best in Show from Automation Fair User Group. We’ll walk the show floor, and highlight the best new products and solutions we saw.