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Love at first sight: A poem for PLCnext Control

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OPC UA Solutions – Easy to use

By simplifying OPC UA adaptation in the PLCnext ecosystem, users benefit from intuitive configurability, test licenses, application examples and open…
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PLCnext Technology Starterkit

PLCnext Technology

Getting Started

Program in style. With this PLCnext Technology Starterkit you can try out the operating principle, handling, and high performance of PLCnext Technology in a small-scale station.
The stylish starterkit comes with a PLCnext Control AXC F 2152 and three Axioline Smart Elements I/O modules.
Happy programming everyone.

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PLCnext Control – Use of OPC UA | Session One
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18 Mar 2024 8:30 am (CET)
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PLCnext Control – Use of OPC UA | Session Two
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18 Mar 2024 2:00 pm (CET)
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PLCnext Control – Use of TLS | Session One
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27 May 2024 8:30 am (CET)
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PLCnext Control – Use of OPC UA | Session One
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18 Mar 2024 8:30 am (CET)
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PLCnext Control – Use of OPC UA | Session Two
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18 Mar 2024 2:00 pm (CET)
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PLCnext Store

Extend your PLCnext Control with versatile software functions
Various types of apps provide you with limitless possibilities. Additional runtime environments, software libraries, function extensions such as cloud connectors or MQTT brokers up to ready-programmed solutions for specific use cases. The range of possibilities to expand the functions of your PLCnext Control is huge! You choose.
In-tech GmbH
Easymon AXC F 2152​
Remote monitoring for PLCnext Control without programming. With easymon you can easily view any data values from your Control device live & remotely and monitor thresholds.
Phoenix Contact Belgium​
Code Creator​
Parametrize your Modbus communication as you need it. The Code creator automatically generates a program for the hardware set-up based on your input​.
Phoenix Contact GmbH & Co. KG​
Pump Station Control​
Ready-programmed solution to transform your PLCnext Control into a pumping station without any engineering or programming effort! For continuous monitoring and controlling of your pumping stations.​
Phoenix Contact GmbH & Co. KG​
Water Functions Visu​
Water Function Visu is designed to suit water specific applications. Ready-to-use symbols for valves, motors, pumps and fans allow for a quick and convenient visualization of devices. Installed drives and valves can be controlled via the HMI surface due to a remote functionality.​
Phoenix Contact GmbH & Co. KG​
Client for Eclipse hawkBit™ ARM​
Firmware Update client for PLCnext Control. For managing your devices more efficiently and easy updating of PLCnext firmware in batches. ​
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