Weidmuller USA has introduced a new open operating system – u-OS – that is uniquely engineered for Industrial IoT and Automation applications. The innovative u-OS system debuted at the 2023 PACK EXPO in Las Vegas and has launched nationwide.
A snapshot of u-OS features includes: u-OS is made for maintenance – Easy cloud-based diagnostics and fleet management for your remotely deployed devices; u-OS offers seamless integration – Merge proprietary and third-party apps effortlessly using containerization; u-OS is future-proof – Built on open standards like Linux, OPC-UA, and Docker; u-OS is independent – Future-proof solution with no lock-ins for more choices; u-OS offers universal compatibility – Supports multiple fieldbus protocols; u-OS provides easy scalability – Expand and adapt with cloud-based device management; u-OS is migration-ready – Transition to new systems without the hassle;
An added feature is that the CODESYS APP, an IEC61131-3 programming tool used in machine building and system integration, is fully integrated into the u-OS platform. This enables anyone, from newcomers to automation experts, to harness the power of CODESYS, which provides a robust and user-friendly environment tailored to the user’s needs.