Delta now offers a new version of its controller programming software to include logic and motion in one integrated environment.
The software is fully IEC 61131-3 compliant, supporting all 5 languages — Ladder Logic, Function Block Diagram, Structured Text, Instruction List, and Sequential Function Chart. It also extends the base by adding Continuous Function Chart capability. Click on the below image to enlarge. More after the jump.
ISPSoft 3.0 is built for easy maintenance of user’s programs. It supports user defined data structures and multiple POU scan settings allowing for maximum customization. Users can download incremental program updates without stopping the CPU and PLC scan because of the on-line editing feature. ISPSoft 3.0 uses a tag based design philosophy, simplifying variable management to enhance the programmer’s experience. New EtherNet/IP and EtherCAT builder software makes it easy to set up control and motion networks. ISPSoft 3.0 allows online modification of variables to aid in debugging. It also supports easy import/export of PLC configuration.
With ISPSoft 3.0, users can now edit E-CAM profiles & G-Code scripts. Users can also view dynamic 3D graphs showing multiple axis motion live. The software also includes PLCopen 2.0 & custom designed motion control function blocks for packaging industry specific applications. The drag-and-drop interface provides ease of use to programming and device configuration.
This software not only programs all Delta PLC product lines, but also the built-in PLC on the VFD products, including the C2000, MS300, and MH300, providing true machine scalability for OEMs.