We have known for several years that as of June 2017, the PLC-5 Control System will be discontinued by Rockwell Automation and no longer be available. Rockwell is encouraging customers to migrate from the PLC-5 Control System to the ControlLogix Control System. If not, companies may be reduced to looking for spare parts on eBay.
Tags: System Platform, Industrial Automation
Tags: SQL, General, System Platform
Shop floor to top floor system connections are slowly becoming more common. The idea of connecting control systems to enterprise systems has around for a while, but mostly has been limited to specific occasions.