3S - Smart Software Solutions GmbH
3S-Smart Software Solutions was founded in 1994 by Dieter Hess and Manfred Werner. Core
products are CoDeSys (Controller
Development System), the leading IEC 61131-3 programming system for professional application
development in the industrial automation field and CoDeSys Control the platform independent controller system. Around these core
products, 3S-Smart Software Solutions offers a whole range of integrated product extensions for
motion control or visualisation. Today, 3S-Smart Software Solutions employs over 80 specialists, responsible for the
development and distribution of CoDeSys. CoDeSys is used in virtually all sectors of the automation
industry by manufacturers of industrial controllers or intelligent automation devices, by end users
in the most different industries or by system integrators who offer automation solutions with
CoDeSys. The close customer contact 3S-Smart
Software Solutions has always cultivated is certainly one of the main guarantors for the user
friendliness of the CoDeSys products.
The CODESYS Application
Composer is a development tool for the efficient creation of application
variants consisting of recurring function blocks. This means that you
"compose" your machine application based on modules and their
parameterization. CODESYS will then automatically generate your complete PLC
CODESYS Control RTE: Real-time SoftPLC for PC-based
industrial controllers (PLCs) under Windows, programmable with the IEC 61131-3
Development System CODESYS.
CODESYS PLCHandler: Compact software interface (API)
for easy access to the PLC variables in CODESYS controllers from external
The CODESYS Service Tool
has been especially designed for service technicians or plant operators for
uploading updated controller applications, starting or stopping the PLC for
maintenance purposes, device status requests or the like.
When working with a PC
with Windows XP operating system an adaptation of the runtime system is not
necessary as the complete process of system integration has already been done
in the SoftPLC CoDeSys SP RTE.
The CoDeSys OPC-Server is
part of the standard delivery package of CoDeSys V3 and is based on the
3S-Smart Software Solutions PLCHandler. It can be operated under Windows XP and
supports the following OPC specifications.
Operate Visualization Screens created in the IEC
61131-3 Development System in your Internet Browser.
Development System: Market leading IEC 61131-3 development software in the
automation technology sector for PLCs and industrial controllers.