InduSoft Web Studio was designed with easy communication in mind, and to that end, there are over 240 drivers available for easy communication with PLCs from every major manufacturer. For example, InduSoft Web Studio offers drivers for PLCs from: Continue reading
This video shows an example of how to connect to a PLC using InduSoft Web Studio HMI and SCADA sfotware. The PLC in this case is a WAGO 750-841 Programmable Fieldbus Controller using the MODBUS/TCP protocol.
It’s important to note that WAGO PLCs may differ slightly from other PLCs using the MODBUS/TCP protocol. Most MODBUS and MODBUS/TCP devices start their addressing at 4X:1, whereas the WAGO controller starts its holding register addressing at 4X:12289. Continue reading
We have made it easy for you! There are some special tools available on the CD of InduSoft Web Studio that licensed users have access to. Are you taking advantage of the 57 communication examples IWS makes available in the SCADA software CD set? These communication examples are now available on the website, along with the SCADA software download of IWS. You can click here for the SCADA software communication examples. Continue reading