Also shown was how open standards like POWERLINK, OMAC PackML and OPC UA can provide seamless connectivity—the lifeblood of industrial internet of things (IoT) solutions.
Dinesh Mungi, assistant manager – OEM sales, B&R Industrial Automation said web-based HMI has now been made easy. mappView relies 100% on web standards to ensure content can be viewed optimally on any output device or even customized for specific users or user groups.
“OEMs in India are eager to adopt these technologies as there is a lot of pressure from end users to learn about the productivity of their machines, downtime, energy consumption, etc.,” Mungi said.
Talking about the response at the company’s interpack stand, especially from Indian visitors, Mungi informed there were quite a few Indian visitors, especially existing clients who wanted to know about the latest offering from the company.