News from DELTA LOGIC
13. February 2024VideoCreating a Node-RED dashboard for OPC UA communication
You can use the visual programming tool Node-RED to connect hardware, APIs and online services. The desired processes can be compiled in so-called dashboards according to the simple belly box principle. In this article, we explain how this works in detail in conjunction with an OPC UA server using the ACCON OPC UA server together with an S7-1516 PLC.
9. February 2024Product NewsWorking with ACCON-AGLink: TIA Portal V19 and latest firmware
Siemens released the new version 19 of the TIA Portal in November 2023. Now our popular ACCON-AGLink communication library also supports the new TIA V19. Furthermore, ACCON-AGLink offers suitable support for the latest firmware versions of the S7-1200 and S7-1500 CPUs in the new version 18.104.22.168.
30. January 2024VideoUsing UA NodeSets in the ACCON OPC UA Server
UA NodeSets are data structures in OPC UA. The OPC Foundation offers many already predefined NodeSets. In contrast to normal variables, this allows more complex, related data to be processed easily. We will show you how to use them in the ACCON OPC UA Server.
24. January 2024Product NewsNew at DELTA LOGIC: Super-compact mobile router MIRO
DELTA LOGIC is now offering the very compact and cost-effective MIRO-L230 world mobile router. The smallest router in our portfolio offers support for many mobile radio frequencies, two Ethernet connections and a configurable digital input/output, as well as maximum security and simple remote access.
22. January 2024VideoCreating virtual devices in the ACCON OPC UA Server
The use of virtual devices opens up many possibilities: You can easily test your OPC UA configuration in advance without access to the production system. In addition, communication between two clients can be implemented without a controller. You can find all the details on the exact application in this article.
18. January 2024NewsVPN router MRO becomes MRX2 LTES: New name, same functionality
The popular MRO VPN router series has been given a new name. Based on the design of the well-known modular MRX routers, the MRO is now called MRX2 LTES. The familiar functionality and application options of the router remain the same. Read more about the router with integrated LTE modem in this article.
15. January 2024Know-HowVPN for remote maintenance - What do I need the VPN for?
If you want to find out more about remote maintenance, the term VPN often crops up in this context. But what exactly is a VPN? What do I need it for? And what does such a VPN look like for remote maintenance of a system? Find out everything you need to know about VPNs in this article.
20. December 2023CompanyDELTA LOGIC wishes a Merry Christmas
Another year is drawing to a close. We would like to thank you for the trust you have placed in us and the excellent cooperation. We wish you and your loved ones a wonderful holiday season with rest and relaxation as well as a happy and healthy 2024.
6. November 2023UpdateRaspberry Pi: Communicate conveniently with Siemens controllers
With the new update of ACCON-AGLink there is a new supported operating system. From version 22.214.171.124, you can also communicate with Siemens PLCs from the Raspberry Pi single-board computer. Also brand new: The Windows Single license Pro, which contains all modules, including the SINUMERIK AddOn.
2. October 2023NewsSave twice: Many VPN routers are now reduced in price
Take the opportunity now and save twice! From now on many routers in our assortment are reduced in price. And if you purchase the router in the anniversary offer together with the VPN service DELTA LOGIC Connectivity Service as a remote maintenance combo, you can save even more!
26. September 2023Product NewsBrand new: Maintenance contract for ACCON OPC UA Server available
For the high-performance OPC UA Server from DELTA LOGIC, there is now also a suitable maintenance contract available. This means that you are always up to date, e.g. when there are firmware updates or a new version of the TIA Portal is released. The latest version of the ACCON OPC UA Server will be sent to you by e-mail as soon as it is released.
18. September 2023UpdateACCON OPC UA Server now new with Virtual Devices
Virtual Devices are the new highlight of our high performance OPC UA Server for data exchange with Siemens PLCs and SINUMERIK controllers. On the one hand, this allows you to realize client-client communication without using a controller and, on the other hand, to operate controllers in virtual device mode in order to perform tests without being connected to the production system.
14. September 2023Know-HowS7 Adapter and Datalogger: The Perfect Combo
If you want to record certain data from an older S7 PLC, the best way to do so is with an appropriate communication adapter. With this, you can access the controller directly from the PC. The perfect complement to this is the matching datalogger. This way you can easily analyze the data for quality assurance and quality control.
11. September 2023OfferJubilee offers for the 30th anniversary of DELTA LOGIC
Our 30th company anniversary gives reason to celebrate. DELTA LOGIC has now been active in the field of PC-PLC Communication for three decades. Especially in the field of communication with Siemens controllers, we are known as a technology leader with our Schwabenware. However, none of this would be possible without you, our customers. Therefore we would like to say thank you and celebrate together with you.
7. September 2023Know-HowThe perfect combination for secure remote maintenance
You want to remotely maintain your system? For this, you need a VPN router on the one hand and a VPN service on the other. DELTA LOGIC offers both as a perfectly coordinated combination. You can find all information about the perfect combination for secure remote maintenance in this article.
4. September 2023Product NewsACCON OPC UA Server 1.3 available soon
Soon the new version of the ACCON OPC UA Server will be released. The new highlight of this version helps you to test your OPC communication without having access to the production system. It also allows different clients to communicate with each other without the need for a controller.
30. August 2023UpdateTIA Portal V18 and Secure Communication with AutoSPY Analyzer
The new version 2023.2 of the datalogger AutoSPY Analyzer has been released. New is the support of Secure Communication and TIA Portal V18 for the S7 drivers as well as IP cameras for the video driver. In addition, there is a helpful extension in the measurement time stamps.
28. August 2023Company30 years of DELTA LOGIC
Everyone is familiar with the stories of well-known software companies that were founded in a garage. With DELTA LOGIC it was similar, but the story did not start in a garage, but in a former US missile depot in Mutlangen, Swabia. With five people DELTA LOGIC started 30 years ago and thus also the origin of our Schwabenware.
9. August 2023Success StoriesRetrofit for Handhelds
Until now, old machines based on SINUMERIK 810D pl or 840D pl could not simply be reused if the Siemens PHG teach pendant or HT6 broke down. However, with the Roth Operator Panel (ROP), there is a manual operating device with which such machines can be retrofitted. The special feature here is that the ROP replaces 1:1 the handheld programming unit that is no longer available. This means that these machines can continue to be operated in a fast, simple manner without having to carry out a complete modernization. The ROP's access to the SINUMERIK machine tool controllers is made possible by the ACCON-AGLink communication software.
4. April 2023Know-HowPC-PLC Communication: What are the options?
When it comes to PC-PLC Communication, there are many different software solutions that can be used. But which options do exist and how should I decide in my specific case and for my application? We provide you with the most important information on this topic.
6. March 2023UpdateACCON-EasyLog Version 2.6
The data datalogger ACCON-EasyLog is available in a new version. The operating systems Windows 11 and Windows Server 2022 are released in this version 2.6. Further new features of the powerful software increase data security and offer support for the current standards from Siemens.
28. February 2023NewsDCOM-Update from Microsoft - What you should know now
Due to a vulnerability in Microsoft's DCOM protocol, an update of the remote protocol is necessary. As a result, communication based on DCOM may no longer function properly. This may also affect the work with the S7/S5-OPC-Server.
16. February 2023UpdateACCON OPC UA Server now supports Secure Communication
The new version of the powerful software ACCON OPC UA Server is released. The server for industrial communication offers some new features in the current version. Among other things, it supports a new protocol with which Siemens has closed a security gap in the SIMATIC family.