Learning RSLogix 5000 Programming: Building PLC solutions with Rockwell Automation and RSLogix 5000

Price: (as of – Details) Austin Scott founded Synergist SCADA in 2006, a successful company that provides vendor-neutral SCADA architecture and development. Synergist has also developed a suite of engineering tools, including Citect Power Tools and Active Network Security. In July 2013, Synergist was acquired by Cimation as the catalyst for its growing Canadian operations and ongoing product development.With more than a decade of industrial automation and software development experience, Austin has worked on large-scale, high-profile projects across North America and around the globe, incorporating most major SCADA platforms. His professional focus includes developing and refining custom software solutions to

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Why is There a Cost on Automation Programming Software?

One topic often debated is why there is a cost on automation programming software? Automation programming software is an expensive tool and is cleverly licensed so each installation needs its own product key, but why should there be a cost for this tool? As a PLC programmer keeping up to date with the amount of revisions and different packages is a real headache especially when the next job is un-known. I am sure that PLC programming software is expensive to develop in comparison to the units sold, but does it really justify the cost? Not forgetting it is only compatible

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