Processing Magazine

Easy-to-use, reliable, affordable operator interface terminal

September 16, 2009
The rugged, graphic, touch-screen operator interface terminal (OIT) is designed for equipment manufactures and end-users who want to provide an integrated and customized interface for their equipment. The OIT offers two models a 7-inch and a10-inch diagonal display size, which supports a full, set of features including serial and Ethernet communications with multiple controllers. Other features include more than 30 drivers for communicating with the manufacturer and third-party devices, USB, SD Card, data logging, flexible password security and multi-language support. The programming software features a large variety of built-in screen objects that makes it easy to use and very powerful. Screens are easy to create and you can create libraries of your own objects for repeat use. It comes complete with an online simulator and the Ethernet port makes testing and downloading fast. The operator interface can be easily paired with the manufacturer’s controllers to solve industrial process or machine control application problems.