Category: Human-Machine Interface

Tutorial: How to Change the IP Address on a PanelView Plus 7

Automation and control systems run the gamut from both simple to complex as well as small to large.  Allen Bradley’s PanelView Plus 7 was introduced to better visualization for larger and more complex applications.  In addition to best-in-class functionality, the PanelView Plus 7 offers a larger screen and much more processing power.  It also has…

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What PanelView Do You Need? – Selection Guide

The PanelView family offers the above solutions and include all the hardware, software and communication needs built in.

The type of PanelView you select will depend upon the type of configuration or topology needed for your automation system. Linear (Bus), star, ring, and Device Level Ring (DLR) configurations are common and are built based on the level of complexity required.

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Hardware Comparison: PanelView Plus 700 vs PanelView 1000 Selection Guide

In today’s connected factory, visualization and interaction through human machine interfaces (HMI) are critical components of any control system.  The PanelView family of HMI devices from Allen-Bradley is ideal for small, medium and large HMI systems.  By leveraging the power of these devices, HMIs become scalable, adaptable and perfect for managing critical data and machine…

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Hardware Comparison: Panelview Resolutions – Selection Guide

Display resolution are the pixels that can be displayed and is shown in width and height measurements.  The higher the numbers, the crisper the image will be.  Larger screens are able to display more pixels than smaller screens.  VGA in the display resolution is a standard introduced in the 1990’s referring to Video Graphics Array. …

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Panelview 800 and Panelview Component

Hardware Comparison: Panelview 800 vs. Panelview Component

The Allen Bradley Panelview 800 family is the generational replacement for the Panelview Component family. As of July 2018, the Panelview Component family was discontinued and no longer from sale from the manufacturer, with the Panelview 800 as a functional replacement. For those applications currently using Panelview Component HMI’s, this comparison will help determine which…

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