Siemens PCS7 / DCS (Distributed Control System)

SIMATIC PCS 7 Distributed Control System

More flexibility, scalability, availability, safety and security in process automation

Trusted for decades, yet continually cutting-edge: the SIMATIC PCS 7 distributed control system is your starting point for exceptional plant performance. Prepare for today’s requirements and tomorrow’s challenges with PCS 7 – powerful and versatile process control technology from Siemens!

Rugged design, maximum uptime and rich diagnostics to save you time and money

The process industries require high-availability solutions for regulatory and process safety applications with rugged design, maximum uptime via redundancy-capable functionality and rich diagnostics. Space is also a consideration – and with the capacity for up to 56 IO cards per IO rail, totaling more than 800 IO, plants can reduce the number of cabinets to save time and cost. With predictive maintenance including HART, complemented by high availability and performance, the ET 200SP HA is built by the process industries, for the process industries.

Introducing SIMATIC PCS 7 Version 9.1

Take the next step toward increased plant availability and long-term productivity with the newly released Version 9.1 of the proven SIMATIC PCS 7 distributed control system.

SIMATIC PCS 7 V9.1 prepares your plant for the future with more security, proactive lifecycle management and innovative plant engineering. You benefit from:

  • Reduced operational risks. From new integrated safety-certified I/O to enhanced cyber security protection, PCS 7 V9.1 ensures that your plant’s protection levels are consistently maintained.
  • Improved sustainability. PCS 7 Plant Automation Accelerator V3.1 brings you standardized and reusable technological engineering.
  • Future-proofing. Leveraging standardized and reusable process libraries, PCS 7 V9.1 keeps your operations sustainable for the long term.
  • Increased availability. With automatic inventory management, your plant will have a systematic approach to ensuring all critical hardware, software and network components comprising your PCS 7 installation are always up-to-date.

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The Controller with Cyber Security Built In: SIMATIC PCS 7 AS410H

The PCS 7 AS410H is a universal, scalable, redundancy-capable controller for your regulatory and process safety applications, with IEC 62443-1 cyber security built in. Watch this video to learn more about how the AS410H protects your process by detecting and documenting any cyber threats.

Easy to Install, Easy to Commission: PROFINET in Process Automation

Watch this video to learn about the architectures, scalable solutions and IO types from the controller to the field that drive down the cost of installation and reduce commissioning time.

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