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Artificial Intelligence in Industry: Evaluate on Site, optimize immediately

The increasing use of AI in industrial application can solve highly complex challenges. Read about examples of how such solutions…
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How PLCnext Technology helped a German solar park save energy and reduce costs.
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Programmable Logic Controllers (PLCs) have been used in industry for over 50 years to control industrial machines or installations. PLCs are ideal for this because they offer special functions that are crucial for the perfect, real-time control of industrial machines…

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Apply now for the xplore 2023 Technology Award for a sustainable world: Competition for students and startups

Until June 30th 2022 you can still submit your ideas for the xplore 2023 and show how you would make…
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Successful Creation of Safety Functions within a PLC

The demand to achieve the highest possible safety level leads to increasingly complex requirements for the necessary safety-oriented application software…
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Using data from the internet in a PLC application

A lot of information is (freely) available in the cloud and on the internet. For example, think of energy prices, water levels in our rivers or weather information at a certain location in the world. It can be very interesting…

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Pushing data to and visualizing PLC variables in the cloud

Sharing, analysing and processing data is crucial for being able to utilize new technological applications related to Industry 4.0. Think of cloud-based services and databases that help to enable predictive maintenance, for example. But also, simply pushing PLC variables to…

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Using apps from the online store in a PLC application

Since the arrival of Smart Devices, everyone knows the so-called App Stores, online marketplaces for software, from which applications can be installed directly on a Smart Device. These App Stores allow users to easily extend the functionality of their Smart…

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Using Open Source Software in a PLC Application

Sharing software applications is not (yet) common in industrial automation.

The manufacturer’s software libraries are used to develop applications themselves, but different users share virtually nothing with each other – while many benefits can be gained there. Buying functionality can…

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Artificial Intelligence in Industry: Evaluate on Site, optimize immediately

The increasing use of AI in industrial application can solve highly complex challenges. Read about examples of how such solutions…
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Efficient solution for a sustainable future

How PLCnext Technology helped a German solar park save energy and reduce costs.
Applications

Schedule applications in real-time

Programmable Logic Controllers (PLCs) have been used in industry for over 50 years to control industrial machines or installations. PLCs are ideal for this because they offer special functions that are crucial for the perfect, real-time control of industrial machines…

TeaserPreview
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Apply now for the xplore 2023 Technology Award for a sustainable world: Competition for students and startups

Until June 30th 2022 you can still submit your ideas for the xplore 2023 and show how you would make…
TeaserPreview
Articles

Successful Creation of Safety Functions within a PLC

The demand to achieve the highest possible safety level leads to increasingly complex requirements for the necessary safety-oriented application software…
Applications

Using data from the internet in a PLC application

A lot of information is (freely) available in the cloud and on the internet. For example, think of energy prices, water levels in our rivers or weather information at a certain location in the world. It can be very interesting…

Applications

Pushing data to and visualizing PLC variables in the cloud

Sharing, analysing and processing data is crucial for being able to utilize new technological applications related to Industry 4.0. Think of cloud-based services and databases that help to enable predictive maintenance, for example. But also, simply pushing PLC variables to…

Applications

Using apps from the online store in a PLC application

Since the arrival of Smart Devices, everyone knows the so-called App Stores, online marketplaces for software, from which applications can be installed directly on a Smart Device. These App Stores allow users to easily extend the functionality of their Smart…

Applications

Using Open Source Software in a PLC Application

Sharing software applications is not (yet) common in industrial automation.

The manufacturer’s software libraries are used to develop applications themselves, but different users share virtually nothing with each other – while many benefits can be gained there. Buying functionality can…

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Efficient solution for a sustainable future

Renewable energy is one of the hottest topics today … and most definitely in the future. Due to the dramatic increase in prices for all fossil fuels and energy sources,… Read more
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Edge and Cloud Computing within open ecosystems for a seamless IT and OT integration

Integrating industrial IT and OT devices One of the most important challenges for today’s automating and manufacturing industry is the topic of how to best collect, evaluate, and process data.… Read more
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Industrial Cyber Security: Secure Identification through digital Certificates

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SPS 2022: Live in Nuremberg – See you!

Finally, it is time again: The SPS will take place live and colourful in Nuremberg. Meet our experts around the open ecosystem PLCnext Technology in hall 9/310 and talk with them about innovative a

08 Nov 2022 NürnbergMesse
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Hannover Messe

The world's leading trade fair for industry will be held from 17 to 21 April 2023. Hannover Messe has always been the

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