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Hardware Comparison: Panelview 1000, Panelview Plus, and Panelview 1000E

FAMILY: PanelView Standard PanelView Plus 6/ 7 PanelView Enhanced TERMINAL: PanelView 1000 PanelView Plus 7 1000E Programming Software: PanelBuilder 32 (2711-ND3) Studio 5000 Environment PanelBuilder 1400E (2711E-ND1) Catalog Number: 2711 2711P 2711E PanelView Standard Through the years Rockwell has manufactured many different lines of PanelView HMI products. One of the most popular products was the…

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Hardware Comparison: SLC 500 Controllers vs. CompactLogix L5370/80

In this post, we compare the SLC-500 family to the preferred migration product family, the CompactLogix processor.
When Allen-Bradley released the CompactLogix 5380 controller it boasted significant performance improvements (+20% capacity and 5-20x faster scan times) over previous CompactLogix models. This performance is orders of magnitudes faster and more capable than the SLC-500 platform. For an in-depth comparison, we will compare system architecture, memory, scan time, I/O capability and power connections.

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