Truly Open Architecture
The open technology of iX automation software takes advantages of .NET controls, C# scripting and WPF objects giving you more options than ever. iX offers enhanced connectivity with simple real-time exchange of data between controllers as well as SQL and OPC UA client / server communications.
CHOICE OF HARDWARE PLATFORMS
iX software runs on small HMI terminals to large screen industrial computers which give you plenty of room to grow. Purchase your terminal with iX on the device or purchase the software separately to run on your industrial PC.
MULTIPLE CONTROLLER APPLICATIONS
Create your application once and communicate with the controller of your choice. One tag can be connected to several controllers, which allows the same HMI application to work with different PLCs. You can mix signals from multiple PLCs and other devices in each project.
OPC UA CONNECTIVITY
iX provides an open platform solution that is compatible with all major automation systems. OPC data access is an industry standard, providing specifications for communicating real-time data from data acquisition devices such as PLCs to display and HMI devices.
Utilize Microsoft's simple, modern and object-oriented programming language C# (C sharp) for writing applications and to customize the functionality of an object.
iX supports the SQL industry standard letting you enjoy quick and easy storage, retrieval and management of data in relational database management systems.
iX utilizes Microsoft's .NET Framework, a software technology compatible with a number of Microsoft® Windows® operating systems. iX offers you infinite creative possibilities for customization as well as the freedom to create your own objects and .NET controls.
THIRD PARTY COMPONENTS
Benefit from predefined, third party graphical components that you can import to the software and utilize in your applications. You can get customized predefined components, order ready-made components from the Internet or order the components you need from the suppliers of your choice.
CONTROLLER DATA EXCHANGE
Real-time data exchange between different brands of automation equipment is easy. Exchange data between controllers regardless of the brand of equipment you use.