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Barrier-free communication from Zone 0 to the cloud

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Founded on PC-based control, Beckhoff’s automation systems are ideal for implementing connectivity in production environments in line with current IIoT concepts. Because of their interoperability, openness and integrated support of cloud-based services, even distributed systems can be easily connected, resulting in centralised, efficient analysis and process control capabilities. The user benefits across the board – from horizontal and vertical integration with connected production systems to consistent engineering over the entire equipment lifespan. The Beckhoff approach realises barrier-free control solutions from Zone 0/20 through to the cloud. Based at Stands D11-D12, Beckhoff also has a broad portfolio of products for use in hazardous (Ex) areas.

For more information contact Michelle Murphy, Beckhoff Automation, +27 11 795 2898, michellem@beckhoff.com, www.beckhoff.co.za


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