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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.

    Modicon M580 - ePac Controller
    • Features

      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


      Benefits

      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 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

      Applications

      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…
      • O&G: Midstream
      • Transportation: Metro, Tunnels, Airports…
      • OEM Process: Material Handling, turbo machinery, ...