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On Demand Webinars

Were you unable to attend one of our webinars? Don’t worry, we have them all for you right here. You can access any of our past webinars for free by clicking on the one you want to view below.

Optimize PLC code development with WAGO’s IEC61131-3 Programming Software - e!COCKPIT

What you will learn:

  • Ensure the most efficient PLC configuration with Web Based Management and Ethernet Settings
  • Benefits/differences between Online or Offline hardware setup options
  • Simple ways to create, edit, and utilize both Global and Local Variables
  • Connect and run a project on the controller with a few short steps

Webinar details

Duration:
60Min.

Presenter:
Aaron Cochran, Product Training Manager

Improve the Control Cabinet building process using WAGO smartDESIGNER online

What you will learn:

  • How to create sub-assemblies with interconnect, interface and automation components online
  • Error checking your assembly and integration with 3rd party CAD/CAE program
  • How to share projects and favorites with team members (remote or in-building)
  • How to create project documentation (PDF) including, drawing views, BOMs, etc.

Webinar details

Duration:
60 Min.

Presenter:
Clayton Windsor, Product Specialist - Marking, Tools & smartDESIGNER

IIoT - Getting machine data to the cloud using WAGO controllers

What you will learn:

  • Why IIoT and how to get there with MQTT
  • Selecting the optimal WAGO controller for your IIoT application
  • Connect to the cloud with e!COCKPIT programming and Web Based Management
  • Live example connecting a WAGO controller to Amazon Web Services

Webinar details

Duration:
60Min.

Presenter:
Marc Immordino, Field Product Training Engineer

Edge Solutions with WAGO and AWS Greengrass Core

What You Will Learn:

  • AWS Greengrass 101 : What is it and how does it work?
  • Install and run the Greengrass Core on WAGO TP600 and PFC200 Controllers
  • Using Lambda functions to communicate with 3rd party devices from the edge
  • Hardware and software review for application implementation

Webinar details

Duration:
90 Min.

Presenter:
Jesse Cox - Sr. Sales and Application Engineer - Linux + IIoT

Using Node-RED for IIoT Applications with WAGO Controllers and Docker

What you will learn:

  • Node-RED 101: What is it and how does it work?
  • Installing Node-RED & Modbus IO Container using Docker
  • Utilize Node-RED Palette Manager to install useful IIoT nodes
  • Develop a simple flow to interact with WAGO’s PFC200 IO

Hardware and Software Presented:

  • PFC200 G2 (821X) Controller
  • Node-RED

Webinar details

Duration:
60Min.

Presenter:
Kurt Braun - Applications Engineer – IIoT Market Specialist

Creating Function Blocks and Visualizations for Machine Control

What you will learn:

  • Utilize the power of IEC61131 to create reusable code with Structured Text
  • Explore the many options of displaying visualizations
  • Understanding Visualizations vs the Traditional HMI
  • Implementation of the TP600 Touch Panel in an e!COCKPIT project

Prerequisites

  • e!COCKPIT Installed (only required if you would like to follow along in the software)

Webinar details

Duration:
60Min.

Presenter:
Aaron Cochran, Product Training Manager

Electronic Circuit Breakers vs. Traditional Circuit Protection Methods

What you will learn:

  • Why secondary circuit protection is necessary?
  • Types of circuit protection
  • ECB technology vs thermomagnetic circuit breakers
  • WAGO product offering/features & benefits

Hardware and Software Presented

  • 787-862 and 787-166x
  • e!COCKPIT/CoDeSys 2.3 Software
  • 787 Visualization/Configuration Software

Webinar details

Duration:
60 Min.

Presenter:
Marc Immordino, Field Product Training Engineer

Develop Your Way – Open and Easy Linux with WAGO Controllers

What you will learn:

  • Linux and Open Source Technology 101
  • Building your own firmware – easy and intuitive
  • Bring your favorite SW tool into your application with Linux
  • How to access the I/O, comm. ports and other hardware (live demo)

Hardware & Software Presented

  • WAGO TP600 and PFC Controllers
  • WAGO Firmware SDK

Webinar details

Duration:
60 Min.

Presenter:
Jesse Cox Sr. Application Engineer — Linux + IIoT

Advanced Power Supply Features and Why it Matters:

What you will learn:

  • Power supply efficiency and how it impacts automation systems
  • Overload Characteristics – TopBoost, PowerBoost & Electronic Circuit Breaker
  • Communication options (IO Link, Modbus RTU, Modbus TCP)
  • Configuration software options (live demo – PRO2, PLC, e!COCKPIT and I/O Link)

Hardware and Software Presented:

  • PRO2 Power Supplies - 2787-2144
  • I/O Link Comm Module – 2789-9080
  • Configuration Software – G2 (free) & e!COCKPIT
  • PFC200 Controller (750-821x)

Webinar details

Duration:
60 Min.

Presenter:
Marc Immordino, Field Product Training Engineer

Edge Solutions with WAGO and MS Azure IoT Edge

What you will learn:

  • MS Azure & Edge Devices: What are they and how do they work?
  • Installing MS Azure IoT Edge on a WAGO PFC200 Controller
  • Publishing I/O data into MS Azure using Modbus Edge Module
  • Develop/deploy custom module code to the edge device using MS Visual Studio Code

Hardware and Software Presented:

  • PFC200 G2 (821X) Controller
  • MS Azure Account
  • Visual Studio Code

Webinar details

Duration:
90 Min.

Presenter:
Kurt Braun - Applications Engineer – IIoT Market Specialist

Industrial Ethernet Switches: Types, Network Redundancy and Configuration Options

What you will learn:

  • Ethernet switch types – unmanaged, managed and PoE
  • Network redundancy – Ring topologies for increased uptime
  • Device configuration including firewall for security
  • WAGO product offering over and selection

Hardware and Software Presented:

  • Managed switch part number 852-1305
  • Unmanaged switch part number 852-111
  • Web Based Management configuration interface
  • PLC – PFC100 (750-810x) and PFC200 (750-821x)

Webinar details

Duration:
60 Min.

Presenter:
Marc Immordino, Field Product Training Engineer

Cybersecurity Features to Consider in Your Automation Applications

What you will learn:

  • PLCs and HMIs with built-in VPN and Firewalls
  • Cybersecurity protocols – IPSec, OpenVPN, TLS and more
  • Secure networks and port configuration with managed switches
  • Where to find more information

Hardware and Software Presented:

  • PFC100/200 (750-810X/821X)
  • 852 Managed Ethernet Switches

Webinar details

Duration:
60 Min.

Presenter:
Jesse Cox Sr. Application Engineer — Linux + IIoT

Integrating Multiple Fieldbus Protocols in Your Automation Application

What you will learn:

  • Using your PLC as a fieldbus gateway – multiple protocols
  • Easily connect multiple devices with Master Configurator tools
  • Communication setup with the Master Configurator vs. libraries
  • Where to find more information

Hardware and Software Presented:

  • e!COCKPIT Programming Software
  • PFC200 Controller (750-821x)
  • Web Based Management configuration interface
  • WAGO Couplers (750-3xx)

Webinar details

Duration:
60 Min.

Presenter:
Aaron Cochran, Product Training Manager

Intrinsic Safety: How to Protect Your Control System

What you will learn:

  • Intrinsic Safety: Locations & Applications
  • Intrinsic Safety: Standards & Agencies
  • WAGO Intrinsically Safe IO
  • Demo of standard IO vs Intrinsically Safe IO

Hardware and Software Presented:

  • PFC 200(750-821x)
  • Standard IO(750-504 Digital Output)
  • Intrinsically Safe IO(750-606 Power Supply & 750-535 Digital Output)

Webinar details

Duration:
60 Min.

Presenter:
Marc Immordino, Field Training Engineer

Understanding How Power Measurement Can Save You Money

What you will learn:

  • Sectors where power consumption is high
  • How does Power Factor affects utility bills?
  • Common power measurement application installations
  • Selecting the right products for your application

Hardware and Software Presented:

  • WAGO IO Check
  • e!COCKPIT
  • PFC200 (750-821X) PLC
  • 750-494 Power Measurement Module

Webinar details

Duration:
60 Min.

Presenter:
Aaron Cochran, Product Training Manager