This book is an introduction to the latest version of the STEP 7 programming software with functions for PROFINET IO. The book also describes the elements and applications of the graphic-oriented programming languages Ladder Diagram (LDR) and Function Chart (FCH), both for the SIMATIC S7-300 and the SIMATIC S7-400 with PROFINET applications. It is intended for all users of SIMATIC S7 controllers. Beginners are given an introduction to the area of programmable logic controllers, while experienced users are shown the special applications of the SIMATIC S7 automation system. All programming examples in the book – and many more – are available for download on the publisher's website.
Edition 2012, 475 pages, bound.