Human-Machine Interface (HMI)
A Human-Machine Interface (HMI) is an equipment for monitoring and operator control. It is needed wherever people have to work with machinery and plants to perform daily tasks. Siemens presents SIMATIC HMI that is future-proof and flexible, that can be integrated into higher-level networks, and that can also meet the ever-increasing demands for transparency and data provision.
SIMATIC HMI Basic Panels
SIMATIC HMI Basic Panels are the ideal entry-level series for simple HMI applications for cost-effective operation and monitoring. The device series offers panels with 4″, 7″, 9″ and 12″ displays, and combined key or touch operation. The innovative widescreen displays are high resolution with 64,000 colors. They can be installed in portrait mode and are especially energy-efficient due to their 100% dimmable brightness. The innovative user interface opens up a wide range of operations with improved usability through new controls and graphics. The USB interface allows you to connect a keyboard, mouse and barcode scanner and supports easy archiving of data on a USB stick.
SIMATIC HMI Comfort Panels
SIMATIC HMI Comfort Panels are designed for implementation of high-performance visualization and sophisticated HMI applications on the machine-level. High performance, functionality and numerous integrated interfaces offer the greatest convenience in high-end applications. SIMATIC HMI Comfort Panels Standard devices form the technological basis for specialized variants like IP65 protected devices, panels with a stainless-steel front, or for outdoor applications as well as coated versions. The device series offers panels with 7″, 9″, 12″, 15”, 19” and 22” displays.