Press Release Summary:
IndraControl VCP Series of HMIs are available with screen sizes ranging from 4-line, text-based displays to full-graphic color touchscreens. Open connectivity is possible via optional interfaces including serial, Ethernet, Profibus, Interbus, and DeviceNet. Programming is accomplished using VI-Composer software. IndraControl VCP units are suited for use with drives and controls.
Original Press Release:
New IndraControl VCP Series from Rexroth Provides Complete Line of Low-Cost, Compact HMIs
Company will display its new compact HMI series at the ASSEMBLY TECHNOLOGY EXPO, September 28-30, 2004, at the Donald E. Stephens Convention Center in Rosemont, IL, Booths 1605 & 1611
The Electric Drives and Controls business unit of Bosch Rexroth continues to provide completely scalable solutions with their new line of low-cost, compact human machine interfaces (HMIs).
Rexroth's new IndraControl VCP series of compact HMIs are available with various hardware options and screen sizes-ranging from low-cost, 4-line (16 character) text-based displays to full-graphic color touchscreens. Flexible, open connectivity is possible via optional interfaces including serial, Ethernet, Profibus, Interbus, and DeviceNet. Programming is easy with Rexroth's VI-Composer software. All IndraControl VCP units can easily be connected to Rexroth drives and controls to provide a high value HMI for complete system solutions.
In North America, the Bosch Group manufacturers and markets automotive original equipment and aftermarket products, industrial automation and mobile products, power tools and accessories, security technology, packaging equipment and household appliances. Bosch Rexroth Corporation, a merger of Bosch Automation Technology and Rexroth, is a wholly owned subsidiary of Robert Bosch GmbH. In the year 2003, Bosch Rexroth AG achieved sales of $4.4 billion (3.7 billion Euros) with 25,700 employees.
Under the brand name of Rexroth, the company offers all relevant drive, control and motion technologies: from mechanics, hydraulics and pneumatics to electronics and associated services. Rexroth has 500,000 customers in over 80 countries and is an extensive supplier of components and systems for industrial and factory automation and mobile applications.