Portfolio for PLC, motion, HMI tasks

March 14th, 2014, Published in Articles: EngineerIT, Articles: Vector


pr012014_BeckhoffWith its extensive range of control panels and panel PCs, Beckhoff Automation offers the ideal portfolio for performing all PLC, motion and HMI tasks in a machine or plant – universally, flexibly and with a uniform look and feel. The CP22xx built-in panel PC series combines the advantages of a modern multi-touch interface with high-performance multi-core processors for automation and control. Equipped with multi-core CPUs – Intel Celeron, Core i3, i5 (all with two cores) and i7 (four cores) of the third and fourth generation, the Panel PCs achieve maximum computing power. The series has a range of available screen sizes and the most demanding control and HMI tasks can be solved while matching the devices to the application-specific requirements precisely. The product features a free mini-PCI slot for factory-installed cards, 2 GB DDR3 RAM (extendable to 16 GB), a hard disk, a CFast card or SSD, an on-board dual Ethernet adapter with 10/100/1000 Base-T connection and an on-board SATA RAID-1 controller. The equipment also includes a serial RS232 interface and four USB 2.0 ports, as well as up to four further optional Ethernet ports. The new built-in panel generation for control cabinets and control consoles offers a scalable range of active and passive panels providing a uniform, high-quality appearance on the machine and plant.

 Contact Michelle Murphy, Beckhoff Automation, Tel 011 795-2898, m.murphy@beckhoff.com



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