Machine Edition from Emerson is a complete development tool for programming controls and installing HMI panels. A single set of tools covers all controls, ensuring that they use the same data. This means that the entire automation portfolio can be programmed, configured and maintained with the same tool, – on a single platform.

Open standards enable seamless integration between components, while predefined reusable modules make projects faster. The software comes with drag-and-drop features, ActiveX, dynamic help and standard diagnostic tools for better user-friendliness. Machine Edition significantly reduces programming and configuration time, so operators can solve manufacturing challenges faster.

Machine Edition comes with components with different functions

Machine Edition comes with four different components, View, Logic Developer PC, Logic Developer PLC and Motion Developer. All components have powerful features adapted for different controllers, and it is possible to configure PACSystems , VersaMAX , RSTi-EP and QuickPanel devices .

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View – HMI / operator interface

View is an HMI tool specifically designed to meet the needs of a machine-level operator interface. The component contains a wide range of I / O drivers for PLCs and supports OPC servers and clients. In addition, remote connection and thin client support are offered for diagnostics and data monitoring. View includes support for QuickPanel, QuickPanel View (Windows CE-based) and Windows NT / 2000 / XP.

y combining Machine Edition View with QuickPanel, you can take advantage of the HMI functionality with PLC functionality in one solution. Read more about QuickPanel here.

Logic Developer PC – PC control

A PC-based development and runtime system that offers all five iEC 1132 languages ​​(Ladder Diagram, Structured Text, Instruction List, Function Block Diagram and Squential Function Charts), web publishing of logic and connection to a wide range of PLCs and open I / O devices. Includes support for QuickPanel Control (Windows CE-based), Windows NT / 2000 / XP and embedded NT / XP. 

Logic Developer PLC – PLC programming

Logic Developer PLC programs and configures all PLCs and PAC systems for Emerson Machine Automation Solutions, including the VersaMax, 90-30 series, 90-70 series, and PACSystems RX7i and RX3i. Available in Nano / Micro, Standard and Professional versions.

Motion Developer – Motion programming

Programs and configures Emerson Machine Automation Solutions S2K Motion controllers.

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Features

  • A complete development tool for programming and installation of HMI panels.
  • Provides a shared data platform for PACSystems, VersaMax, RSTi-EP and QuickPanel devices.
  • Seamless integration with open standards.
  • Access to predefined reusable modules.
  • Drag-and-drop features, ActiveX, dynamic help and standard diagnostic tools for better usability.
  • Comes with four different components: View, Logic Developer PC, Logic Developer PLC and Motion Developer.
  • View: HMI tool with I / O drivers against PLCs and OPC servers.
  • Logic Developer PC: A PC-based development and runtime system.
  • Logic Developer PLC: programs and configures all PLCs and PAC systems for Emerson Machine Automation Solutions.
  • Motion Developer: Programs and configures Emerson Machine Automation Solutions S2K Motion controllers.

Part of Emerson Machine Automation Solutions

Machine Edition was originally developed by GE Intelligent Platforms and is now part of Emerson Machine Automation Solutions. Machine Edition takes production further on the development of Industry 4.0 and facilitates better productivity and faster development. Read more on Emerson’s website here. 

Our sales people and technicians will help you find the right way to implement Machine Edition in your company. Read more about the systems you can use with Machine Edition below. 

Use Machine Edition with
PACSystems

A complete control system for your company’s automation and control needs.

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VersaMax

An innovative PLC series that combines performance, reliability and flexibility.

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QuickPanel+

A powerful, multifunctional touch screen for control and visualisation.

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