Advantech’s Industrial Automation Group has released a new model to their family of ADAM products, the ADAM-5560. The ADAM-5560 has been designed to be the most flexible PAC/PLC for control tasks which require an industrial PCs performance and PLC robustness.
The help System Integrators develop applications for their customers; the ADAM-5560 comes with an Intel® Atom™ 1.1GHz processor and supports Microsoft® Visual Studio.Net programming, providing a complete set of development tools.
For PLC solutions, the ADAM-5560 supports Multiprog KW and five IEC-61131-3 programming languages, two textual languages (Instruction List and Structured Text), two graphical languages (Ladder Diagram and Function Block Diagram), plus Sequential Function Chart.
The ADAM-5560 includes an integrated VGA port making this solution more cost effective by replacing the additional need for an HMI. Simply connect a monitor to the ADAM-5560 to have a PLC & HMI solution. Any SCADA/HMI software that communicates via Modbus/TCP can be loaded onto the ADAM-5560 to communicate to the PLC making the ADAM-5560 a platform ready solution.
Filed Under: TECHNOLOGIES + PRODUCTS, Factory automation, Industrial computers, PCs, PLCs + PACs