Webinar: PLCnext Runtime System: Execution and Synchronization Manager (ESM) and Global Data Space (GDS)

Date: 27 August 2020

Time: 10:00 AM (CET), Germany 10:00 AM (LT)

Language: English

Speaker: Götz Jäckel

In this webinar you will be part of a live demonstration of ESM and GDS as part of the PLCnext Runtime System. During the demo an ST code is implemented. You'll also be participating with your own PLCnext Technology starterkit to experience the advantages of ESM and GDS first hand. But don't worry - you can also join the webinar if you don't have a starterkit available. After the demonstation there will be time to answer your individual questions.

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Prior knowledge

Basic knowledge of automation engineering




For the session the communication between the PLCnext Engineer and the PLCnext Technology starterkit is installed.



Length: ca. 45 min

  1. Introduction and Explanation of the topic (5min)
  2. Hands-on demonstration on PLCnext Technology starterkit (30min)
  3. Q&A (10min) 


Webinar goal

By completing this webinar you'll know about the unique architecture of the PLCnext Runtime System with a focus on ESM and GDS and its advantages. You also have a basic understanding of PLCnext Engineer.


About the speaker

Götz Jäckel is a trainer as part of the sales team at PHOENIX CONTACT Electronics GmbH, Industry Management and Automation. He looks back on over 20 years of experience in automation technology and has been sharing his knowledge in webinars and seminars for the past 5 years.


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