Articles about Rockwell Automation's control solutions including Logix 5000 and Connected Components systems.
An overview of the new features and functions available in Rockwell Automation's Studio 5000 version 35
A Deep Dive into how Secure Remote Access Systems like FactoryTalk Remote Actually Work.
A step-by-step guide to downloading and installing Connected Components Workbench by Rockwell Automation, the free development environment for Micro800 PLCs, PanelView Component HMIs, Kinetix 3 Servo Drives, and PowerFlex 525 variable frequency drives.
In this post, we learn what RSLinx Classic is, what is used for, and what types of drivers can be configured using RSLinx Classic to set up communication between a programming device and a Logix 5000 system.
In this post, we compare the various I/O systems available from Rockwell Automation including 1756 ControlLogix I/O, 5069 Compact 5000 I/O, 1769 Compact I/O, 1734 POINT I/O, 1794 FLEX I/O, 1732 ArmorBlock I/O, 1719 Ex I/O, and 1715 Redundant I/O and talk about the questions you should ask when selecting an I/O system for an application.
In this post, we compare the various families of PLCs available from Rockwell Automation including the Micro800, CompactLogix, and ControlLogix family of PLCs to understand when each family of PLC can be used in automation applications.
In this post, we take an in-depth look at the Logix 5000 CompactLogix system and the components that make up the system including controllers, I/O modules, and communication modules.