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What does PC stand for?

PC stands for Programmable Controller

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He provides an overview of the structure and principle of operation of a modern automation system with its state-of-the-art controllers and human-machine-interface devices, and describes the expanded facilities of distribution with PROFIBUS and PROFINET, using the SIMATIC S7 programmable controllers as the example.
An Omron programmable controller and color touch screen user interface allow easy adjustments, full access to all functions and timing of the machine.
A second IMS project is the Device-to-Business (D2B) platform, basically an autonomous intelligent agent that links factory floor devices directly to a business system, such as enterprise resource planning (ERP), thereby circumventing traditional factory supervisory control systems, such as programmable controllers.
The Allen-Bradley 1609 UPS line was created specifically for use with programmable controllers, control panels and other industrial devices with similar demands.
It features an automatic stockfeed and controlling circuit operated by a programmable controller, a touch screen and a linear actuating servo-controlled motor.