Publications Articles about CODESYS in the trade press

Updates for CODESYS control applications: 600% faster via the cloud
Whether special machine, automated industrial building, mobile equipment or logistics system: updates of the control application for the improvement of processes, performance or functions affect all automation systems. As the following example shows, these updates can be significantly accelerated through cloud-based controller administration.
Stinker finden und beseitigen – Mit statischer Code-Analyse zu besserem SPS-Applikationscode
In der Software-Entwicklung zur Erstellung von PC-Software oder Handy-Apps ist der Begriff bekannt: „Code smells“. Programmcode kann also „stinken“, und zwar dann, wenn er eine Fehlergefahr in sich birgt.
So werden Anlagen digitalisiert
Am Beispiel von Autowaschstraßen können die CODESYS Group, Hersteller der Automatisierungssoftware CODESYS, und Inasoft, Systemintegrator und Hersteller der Softwarelösung „SQL4automation Connector“, zeigen, wie heute erfolgreich Industrie-4.0-Plattformen in bestehende Anlagen integriert werden können.
A clean solution: Using the possibilities of Industry 4.0 for car wash management
The weekly car wash in the domestic driveway has become rare. Instead, we drive to the nearest car wash with drainage and filter system to make our cars shine. In many cases, you can still wash your car there manually. However, a fully automated car wash is quicker and usually even more thorough.
CODESYS Automation Server – Pilot project "Car Wash"
Inasoft GmbH integrates the CODESYS Automation Server in the car wash facilities from Autowaschtechnik AWT AG .
OOIP: interfaces and methods
Interfaces and methods used in object-oriented industrial programming (OOIP) help deliver productivity of object-oriented programming (OOP) without the complexity. Because plants and equipment are assembled from objects, it’s logical that their control programming should be, too. By Gary L. Pratt, P.E., September 2019
Leverage object-oriented industrial programming
Plants and equipment are assembled from objects, so controls architecture should be too. New tools help industrial programmers deliver the productivity of object-oriented programming (OOP) without the complexity.
Using IEC 61131-3 programming languages for simulation
See five paybacks of simulation. Use IEC 61131-3 programming languages and modern programming tools to easily integrate simulation to development workflow. By Gary L. Pratt, P.E. April 19, 2019
"Alle Zustände sind sofort transparent"
This article is only available in German at the moment. Der CODESYS Automation Server kombiniert moderne Webtechnologien und Automatisierungstechnik. Dipl.-Ing. (FH) Roland Wagner, Head of Product Marketing bei der CODESYS Group, erklärt, wie sich mit ihm typische Aufgaben der Automatisierung einfach lösen lassen.
Object orientation in the PLC?
"We're not putting that into our machines!“ – "At last you can also program PLCs rationally!" The question as to whether object-oriented PLC programming makes sense provokes controversy.