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Modicon M580 PAC Controller

Built in Ethernet and the highest Level of Cyber Security

Part of Modicon

Modicon M580 ePAC is the innovative Ethernet Programmable Automation Controller that lets you drive productivity and boost performance while preparing for the future.

Modicon M580 PAC Controller
  • Features

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    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 performance High availability for processors & networks
    • Enhanced cyber-security 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)
    Reduce downtime:
    • Availability rate up to 99.9996%
    • Redundant CPUs
    • Intelligent redundant power supply 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 platform and Unity Pro engineering software efficiency
    • Migrate or modernize your installed base with a smooth transition to newer technology



      Medium process applications:
      • Water and Waste Water plant
      • Food and Beverage
      • MMM especially Cement
      • Hydro power
      • Infrastructure
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