Learning RSLogix 5000 Programming: Build robust PLC solutions with ControlLogix, CompactLogix, and Studio 5000/RSLogix 5000, 2nd Edition

October 31, 2020
Learning RSLogix 5000 Programming: Build robust PLC solutions with ControlLogix, CompactLogix, and Studio 5000/RSLogix 5000, 2nd Edition

Get to grips with the Logix platform, RockwellAutomation terminologies, and the online resources available in theLiterature LibraryKey FeaturesBuild real-world solutions using ControlLogix, CompactLogix,and RSLogix 5000/Studio 5000Understand the different controllers and form factors offeredby the ControlLogix and CompactLogix platformsExplore the latest changes in the Studio 5000 AutomationEngineering and Design software suiteBook DescriptionUnderstanding programmable logic controller (PLC) programming withRockwell Software's Logix Designer and the Studio 5000 platform,which includes ControlLogix, CompactLogix, and SoftLogix, is key tobuilding robust PLC solutions. RSLogix 5000/Studio 5000's LogixDesigner are user-friendly IEC 61131-3-compliant interfaces forprogramming the current generation of Rockwell AutomationControllers using Ladder Diagram (LD), Function Block Diagram(FBD), Structured Text (ST), and Sequential Function Chart(SFC).This second edition of Learning RSLogix 5000 Programming guidesyou through the technicalities and comes packed with the latestfeatures of Studio 5000, industrial networking fundamentals, andindustrial cybersecurity best practices. You'll go through theessential hardware and software components of Logix, beforelearning all about the new L8 processor model and the latest Studio5000 architecture to build effective integrated solutions. Entirelynew for this edition, you'll discover a chapter on cybersecurityconcepts with RSLogix 5000. The book even gets you hands-on withbuilding a robot bartender control system from start to finish.By the end of this Logix 5000 book, you'll have a clearunderstanding of the capabilities of the Logix platform and be ableto confidently navigate Rockwell Automation Literature Libraryresources.What you will learnGain insights into Rockwell Automation and the evolution of theLogix platformFind out the key platform changes in Studio 5000 and LogixDesignerExplore a variety of ControlLogix and CompactLogixcontrollersUnderstand the Rockwell Automation industrial networkingfundamentalsImplement cybersecurity best practices using RockwellAutomation technologiesDiscover the key considerations for engineering a RockwellAutomation solutionWho this book is forIf you're a PLC programmer, an electrician, an instrumentationtechnician, or an automation professional with basic PLCprogramming knowledge, but no knowledge of RSLogix 5000, thisRSLogix 5000 book is for you. You'll also find the book useful ifyou're already familiar with automation and want to learn aboutRSLogix 5000 software in a short time span.Table of ContentsHistory of the Rockwell Automation TechnologiesControlLogixCompactLogixSoftLogixUnderstanding Logix Emulate 5000Industrial Network CommunicationsConfiguring Logix ModulesWriting Ladder LogicWriting Function BlockStructured Text ProgrammingSequential Function Chart ProgrammingUsing Tasks and Programs for Project OrganizationFaults and TroubleshootingCybersecurity Best PracticesBuilding a Robot Bartender in Logix