The modern operating concept for the 21st century

SINUMERIK Operate provides maximum operating convenience at the machine tool. SINUMERIK Operate thus sets the standard for the efficient operation of machine tools.

With the state-of-the-art SINUMERIK Operate user interface, touch and gesture operation are establishing themselves in production. SINUMERIK blackline panels with touch screens open up the way to create new machine operating philosophies.

Thanks to the intelligent JOG mode and intuitive tool management, all the typical setup functions in SINUMERIK Operate are provided with interactive graphics support. This reduces unproductive time to an absolute minimum.

With its multiple programming options, SINUMERIK supports all CNC programming methods in demand around the world - from single part production to mass production.

  • ShopTurn & ShopMill
    Machining step programming

  • ProgramGUIDE
    Graphical programming with animated elements

  • DIN/ISO & SINUMERIK high-level language
    For maximum degree of freedom in programming

Easy-to-use intelligent functions support users in their daily work – for example, screenshots are made with the key combination Ctrl+P.


  • Optimized for Multitouch-Operation

  • Paperless production e.g. due to simple data transfer with integrated DXF-Reader

  • Maximum user-friendliness through interactive input with animated elements

  • Data handling as on PC with program manager

  • Graphical support in intelligent JOG mode

  • Easy tool and workpiece measurement in JOG mode

  • Clear tool management

  • Process reliability due to CNC simulation