Back to overview

Industrie 4.0

Industrie 4.0

Adapting automation dynamically

The classic automation pyramid featured fixed communication relationships. If you aim to achieve networked manufacturing in the sense of the Industrie 4.0 approach, all participants in an automation system have to undo their static connections to exchange data vertically and horizontally, across system and company boundaries. This is called a CPS-based automation system, or cyber physical system.

PLCnext Technology forms the basis of the new, open control platform from Phoenix Contact. Thanks to this technology, the control technology fulfills all requirements of a modern, transformed information model. This allows you to dynamically adapt your automation solution to new tasks and production structures.

PHOENIX CONTACT Ltd

8240 Parkhill Drive
Milton, Ontario L9T 5V7
1-800-890-2820

Service

PLCnext Technology: open and future-proof

Meet the challenges of the IoT world with PLCnext Technology

PLCnext Technology

The platform for limitless automation.

PLCnext Technology
Visit the PLCnext website

Become a member of the PLCnext community

Discuss your ideas and experiences.

PLCnext community
To the PLCnext community

This website uses cookies, by continuing to browse, you agree to our cookie policy. Read our privacy policy for more information.

Close