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Modicon M580 - ePac Controller
Ethernet Programmable Automation Controller for process & high availability solutions.
Modicon M580 ePAC is the innovative Ethernet Programmable Automation Controller that lets you drive productivity and boost performance while preparing for the future.
The new high-end Modicon M580 Ethernet Programmable Automation Controller (ePAC) features Redundant Processors, native Ethernet, and cyber-security embedded in its core and brings:
Native Ethernet capabilities
High availability for processors & networks
More flexibility in design and greater agility for your operations
Smooth modernization solutions
Prepare your plant for the future:
With a built-in Ethernet backbone, the M580 architecture interconnects all your devices and provides continuous communication flow to reap IIoT benefits.
High level of computing power for increasingly data-intensive processes.
Boost your productivity:
End-to-end 100 Mbps speed, from top to bottom
Application response time up by 10 times*
64 MB memory — data capacity of up by 8 times*
(*compared with legacy ranges)
Availability rate up to 99.9996%
Intelligent redundant power suppy designed to dramatically extend life span (in Q2 2016)
Protect your know-how:
IPsec communications protocol
Cyber-security certified (Achilles Level 2)
Encrypted password access
Strict supervision of firmware and software integrity
Easy to configure Cybersecurity features via the Unity Pro platform
Evolve and scale your architectures without stopping the process:
Add new RIO drops or new modules in the architecture
Hotswap your modules — with automatic reconfiguration
Modify channel configuration parameters, application or change variables
Invest in the long term:
Capitalize on Modicon's robust hardware platorm and Unity Pro engineering software efficiency
Migrate or modernize your installed base with a smooth transition to newer technology
Medium to Large process applications:
Water and Waste Water plants: WWTP, Pumping, desalination…
Food and Beverage: Liquid Food, Dairy, Confectionary, Pet Food…
Mining Metal Minerals: Mining water treatment, Cement, Conveyors…
Hydro Power: Small/Medium/Large plants…
Transportation: Metro, Tunnels, Airports…
OEM Process: Material Handling, turbo machinery, ...