Optical reader optimizes production processes and supply chains

• Powerful, flexible accessories and easy handling
• Additional Gigabit Ethernet interface for diagnostic and service purposes
• Easy connection to cloud applications via Simatic S7-1500 and CP 1545-1
• Higher reading rates and reading reliability

Siemens has introduced the Simatic MV550, the second optical reader in its new high-end Simatic MV500 series. The device is characterized by higher computing power, which allows a fast reading process and increased reading reliability – even under difficult conditions. It has an additional Gigabit Ethernet interface for diagnostic and service purposes. The Simatic MV500 can be easily and securely connected to cloud applications. This enables users to optimize production processes and supply chains, and to increase the efficiency and quality of production, logistics and asset management.

Siemens CloudConnect simplifies IIoT data transfer to cloud-based solutions

• New Simatic CloudConnect 7 Industrial IoT Gateway for existing systems
• Event-driven communication reduces network load and costsStandardized MQTT protocol enables transmission to various cloud platforms
• New CP 1545-1 communications processor for use with Simatic S7 1500

The Siemens CloudConnect portfolio simplifies data transfer within the IIoT (Industrial Internet of Things) to cloud-based solutions. To this end, Siemens is offering the new Simatic CP 1545-1 communications processor, designed for use with Simatic S7-1500 in modern automation environments.