The GLC100 graphic logic controller provides a graphic operator touchscreen, embedded controller, and I/O or I/O network connectivity all in one device. The GLC100 features an intuitive touchscreen that replaces hardwired electromechanical control panels. The RISC-based controller allows the user to configure a complete control strategy without the use of a PLC. The GLC100 solves logic, reads and writes the I/O, and provides error and diagnostic checking.
Total Control Products Inc., 2001 N. Janice Ave., Melrose Park, IL 60160, FAX (708) 345-5670.
Last year at Hannover Fair, lots of people were talking about Industry 4.0. This is a concept that seems to have a different name in every region. I’ve been referring to it as the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT), not to be confused with the plain old Internet of Things (IoT). Others refer to it as the Connected Industry, the smart factory concept, M2M, data extraction, and so on.
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