Control Platforms






What HMI Can you use with Bedrock?

Inductive Automation's HMI Ignition is the best option, but you can use any that use OPC-UA to communicate.  This is easily done by using a kepware server to interface to the Bedrock Machine. 

How does Bedrock's Processor Compare to Other Processors?

Bedrock Automation's Processor is in the class with Rockwell Automations ControlLogix and Siemens Simatic S7 Processors.

What are the benefits of using a Bedrock Automation System?

♣  Will Never Go Obsolete

♣  Engineering Costs Reduced

♣  Installation Costs Reduced

♣  Commissioning Issues Decreased

♣  Embedded Cybersecurity

♣  Lowest Cost to Own

♣  Simplest spares List








What HMI Can you use with Rockwell Products?

Rockwell Automation has their own HMI software.  If you are using a Panelview Plus 1000 the software would be FTView Machine Edition, if a Panelview 600 it would be RSView32 possibly.  It depends on the hardware and application. 

Why Should I use Rockwell Automation Products?

Rockwell Automation pride themselves with having almost everything you need in stock with Rockwell distributors. Rockwell Automation have more than PLCs and HMIs, they also specialize in Variable Frequency Drives (VFD)s, Motion Control Devices, and Much More.  

What are the Benefits of Rockwell Products?

♠  Support (Tech Support or Information Support)

♠  Very Wide Variety of Products  

♠  Over 100 years of Experience

♠  Discounted Prices if going through a distributor

♠  Multiple Training Opportunities

♠  Using built in Add On Instructions (AOI)s reduce programming time.







Who is Inductive Automation?

amazon_logo_500500._V323939215_Disney1972 are a few of the companies Inductive Automation has worked with.  They are very well know with their SCADA and HMI Experience.  They have been in business for 12 + Years and are headquartered in Folsom, CA.  

What Control Platforms does Inductive Automation work with?

Inductive Automation can communicate with Rockwell Automation Processors (SLCs, ControlLogix, CompactLogix, Micrologix, PLC-5s), Siemens Processors (S7-1200, S7-1500, S7-300/400), Bedrock Processor, and they are able to connect to devices that implement Modbus TCP and RTU over TCP.

What are the Benefits of using Ignition?

♣  Easy to Learn

♣  Web-based development

♣  Amazing Technical Support

♣  Unlimited Licensing

♣  Security and Stability

♣  Rapid Development







What is Wonderware?

Wonderware is the global leader in Human Machine Interface (HMI), SCADA and real-time operations management software. Wonderware solutions enable production and industrial operations to synchronize with business objectives to achieve speed, flexibility and sustained profitability.

What Control Platforms does Wonderware work with?

Worderware can communicate to any PLC, Rockwell Automation, Siemens, GE, ETC.

What are the Benefits of using Wonderware?

♦  Improves troubleshooting and warranty investigations

♦  Improves collaboration between equipment vendor and customer

♦  Mobile-enabled reporting for process information anywhere, at any time, on most devices

♦  Managed solution removes the burden of maintenance, upgrades and application management 







What is Citect?

Citect is a global leader in the development and application of SCADA and HMI software for industrial automation applications. 

What Control Platforms does Citect work with?

Citect can communicate with any control or monitoring I/O Device that has a communication port or data highway.

What are the Benefits of using Citect?

♠  Improve operator usabilityImprove production processes

♠  Lower deployment costs

♠  Reduce training costs

♠  A reliable, low risk system

♠  Easily scalable

♠  Improve operator usability







What is SCADAPack?

A SCADAPack is a Remote Terminal Unit (RTU) used for remote applications.

What HMI will work with a SCADAPack?

The HMI all depends on what communication protocol you will be using via SCADApack.  

What are the Benefits of using a SCADAPack?

♦  Easy to Learn

♦  Web-based development

♦  Amazing Technical Support

♦  Unlimited Licensing

♦  Security and Stability

♦  Rapid Development