GERMAN manufacturer VIPA has released its range of solutions for the S5 115U and S5 135U/155U products from Siemens.
Available from Automation Warehouse , the VIPA range includes CPUs, digital I/Os, analog I/Os, networking components and control modules that can be used in the Siemens racks.
Programmed by STEP5 from Siemens and MC5 programming software from VIPA these products are up to 50 per cent cheaper than competitive products and come with advanced features to enhance any existing system.
MC5 programming software is available from VIPA for less than $1000 and programs both VIPA and Siemens S5 CPUs. The VIPA products come with 24 month warranty.