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Entry type: Application example Entry ID: 109756878, Entry date: 04/16/2019
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"MindConnectFB" library for SIMATIC S7-1500 and MindSphere V3.0

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The blocks of "MindConnectFB" library provides the software for transferring your machine data on the S7-1500 to MindSphere V3.0. It can only be used in conjunction with MindSphere V3.0.

The "MindConnectFB" library extends the functions of the S7-1500 PLC. It supports encrypted transmission of PLC data to the MindSphere V3.0 platform through a secure internet protocol in order to enable cloud-based applications and services.

MindSphere enables you to configure your asset easily for onboarding and then to perform visual analysis on your data. The "MindConnectFB" library can only be used in conjunction with MindSphere V3.0. It contains Open Source Software which is provided free of charge.

To allow the user the connection of the S7-1500 CPU to MindSphere with small effort, the "LMindSphereHandler" library contains a function block that calls the blocks of the "MindConenct" library internally.

Documentation and Project
  Documentation "MindConnectFB" library (2,1 MB)
  Documentation "LMindSphereHandler" library (2,1 MB)
 Registrierung notwendig  "MindConnectFB" library for STEP 7 V15 (1,3 MB)
 Registrierung notwendig  "MindConnectFB" library for STEP 7 V14 (1,2 MB)
 Registrierung notwendig  "LMindSphereHandler" library for STEP 7 V15 (978,4 KB)

Last Changes
Update all library function blocks

Additional Keywords 
MindConnect, FB, S7-1500

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