Programmable Logic Controllers (PLCs)

Programmable logic controllers (PLCs) are still the most widely used units for control and automation technology. Their versatility makes them suited for a wide variety of tasks. Dedicated proportional integral derivative (PID) controls, however, contain specialized algorithms, usually for the control of heat and temperature.

By Eric Ludwig, principal engineer, and Trevor Smith, staff engineer. | 14 Dec 2022

Each device presents its own set of unique advantages for OEMs and design engineers. Engineers can optimize the systems of their power and temperature controllers by incorporating both technologies. Learn more.

By Admin | 06 Nov 2020