2. The need for familiarity with the code, right from the start, for an easy transition.
Although you know that an upgrade to a new vendor‘s advanced controller would be beneficial, you are concerned about losing current running logic and having to re-program the new controller with unfamiliar software, which leads to longer changeover times. However, even if you stay with the same brand, a code conversion is still required due to differences in programming software and tasks.
Siemens offers no-charge code conversion services that:
• Retain your current structures and naming conventions
• Convert your current logic into a new, state-of-the-art programming tool
• Allow you familiarity from the start for an easy transition