The challenges in automation continue from day to day. To be able to cope with these challenges, the software in a process control system must be kept up to date. This is the basic requirement to be able to work efficiently and produce reliable results.
A process control system consists of numerous dissimilar components. As the plant gets older, this also makes it more and more difficult to keep track of the current state of the hardware and software.
For this reason, comfortable tools and services are available for the Life-Cycle-Management of your SIMATIC PCS 7-system.
These tools and services allow you to inventory your plant, to manage your licenses, and to continuously keep the software of your system up-to-date for its entire lifecycle.
This brings the following advantages for you: