TITLE

When controls converge: CNC, PLC & PC

AUTHOR(S)
GOULD, LAWRENCE S.
PUB. DATE
January 1999
SOURCE
Automotive Manufacturing & Production;Jan1999, Vol. 111 Issue 1, p52
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the convergence of factory controllers, programmable logic controllers (PLC), computer numerical controllers (CNC) and personal computers (PC). Comparison between PLC, CNC and PC; Factor which is behind the controller convergence; Applications of PLC, CNC and PC; Significant technical benefits when moving to a PC-based control system.
ACCESSION #
1477489

 

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