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Why Choose SIMATIC Controllers?

Why Choose SIMATIC Controllers?

Why SIMATIC Controller

SIMATIC Controllers

Siemens offers the right controller for a wide range of automation requirements. 

The SIMATIC range of controllers comprises of Basic, Advanced, Distributed, Software and Motion Controllers offering impressive scalability and integration of their functions.

The engineering in the Totally Integrated Automation Portal (TIA Portal) enables optimum automation solutions to be found for every application.


Why SIMATIC Controllers?

1. Cost-effective controllers for all performance levels ranging from simple to complex applications

2. Scalable offering ensures portability of programs throughout the full range of controllers

3. Integrated Safety: Cat 4, SIL 3, PLe safety levels available in each size of the Siemens automation controllers

4. Integrated Security: Protection against unauthorized access and intellectual properties

5.  Integrated Diagnostics: “No programming” diagnostics automatically displayed on all system devices: HMI, controller web server, engineering         software and S7-1500 series display
6. Commissioning features: Integrated Trace within the controller for fault analysis

7. Built-in Communications: Ethernet TCP/IP (onboard all S7-1200/1500 series) for PROFINET IO communications, programming and third-party fieldbus protocols. PROFIBUS is included               (either onboard or added module).

8. Connections to existing controllers: Options including native PROFINET, PROFIBUS, Modbus, Modbus TCP, TCP/IP and Open Ethernet protocols. Ability to share data via EtherNet/IP   without any code modifications to current installed controllers.

Customer profile and project information

Customer profile and project information



Modernization of the end customer’s plant during ongoing operation
High complexity of the plant



Plant-wide automation based on Simatic PCS 7
Use of Simit for much shorter commissioning time


Customer benefits

Automation concept for seamless batch plants and melting tanks based on  PCS 7
Thanks to a convenient configuration environment in PCS 7, EME Maschinenfabrik Clasen GmbH was able to configure and commission the batch plant in around one third of the time
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