BCS Tools

BCS Tools - supporting the entire process

BCS Tools is the one-in-all tool supporting the entire process from engineering through commissioning to maintenance.

 


Features of BCS Tools

BCS Tools is a CODESYS-based IEC 61131-3 development system for programming intelligent automation devices. BCS Tools offers a variety of user-friendly engineering functions to make your development process faster and more efficient. BCS Tools is an all-in-one tool supporting the entire process from engineering though commissioning and maintenance.


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The BCS Tools development system

BCS Tools conforms to the IEC 61131-3 standard and provide practice-oriented and standardized application programming for users from all industrial sectors. BCS Tools additionally integrates comprehensive possibilities for high-level language programming. Many functions support users of different programming levels in all development phases.


BCS Tools Engineering


  • Project tree for structuring project configuration e.g. to divide the entire application into objects and tasks.
  • Configurator for integrating and describing various devices and fieldbus systems.
  • Editors for typical application development in all graphical and text-based implementation languages defined by the IEC 61131-3.
  • Functions for continued project engineering, such as linking of existing C code, integrated 3D visualization or interfaces to other software systems.
  • Compilers generating lean and powerful machine code. Debugger, simulator, and SoftPLC (as trial target system) for direct user testing of the created applications.


Software version overview


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Screens from BCS Tools


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BCS Tools - an enriched version of CODESYS V3.5.


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Monitoring with fieldbus devices.


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PID control object with auto-tuning.


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Utilizing the built-in HMI in a controller.


Recommendations and limitations

Here you will find a list of recommendations and limitations for BCS Tools 3.30 concerning minimum firmware requirements, supported hardware devices, project upgrade from CODESYS to BCS Tools, etc.

 

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