Next-Gen PLC Training

3D Factory Simulation

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Factory I/O Hero

Turn a computer into a PLC training kit

No risk of injury to students or damage to equipment. Space saving solution.

Works with any PLC

As well as the most common automation technologies: PLC simulators, Modbus, OPC and many others.

Common industrial applications

Bring large-scale industrial applications to the classroom.

Build your own scenarios

Use a library of industrial parts to build your own training scenarios.

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Available editions

Factory I/O is available in 7 different editions. Each edition includes I/O drivers targeting specific technologies.

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Ultimate Edition

All-in-one edition
PLC wiring
Custom I/O drivers (SDK)

278€ / year
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Siemens Edition

Ethernet connection
S7-PLCSIM plug and play
All Siemens PLC

158€ / year
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Modbus & OPC Edition

Modbus TCP Server/Client
OPC Client Data Access
OPC Client UA

158€ / year
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Allen-Bradley Edition

Ethernet connection
Compatible with SoftLogix
All Allen-Bradley PLC

158€ / year
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MHJ Edition

Low-cost Siemens SoftPLC
WinSPS-S7 & Grafcet-Studio
Plug and play

40€ / year
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Automgen Edition

Integration with Automgen
Design GRAFCET controllers
Design SysML controllers

40€ / year
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Starter Edition

Included PLC simulator
Functions blocks
Learn the basics

40€ / year
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Ultimate Edition
Includes free support

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Latest news

July 16, 2024


Factory I/O 2.5.7 maintenance release

Factory I/O 2.5.7 is now available, featuring support for Siemens Open Controller 1515SP-PC2 PLCs and S7-PLCSIM V5.4 SP8. This update also fixes issues with Pick & Place handling Stackable Boxes and ensures proper deletion of cached floating licenses on quit.

November 20, 2023


Factory I/O 2.5.6 released

Factory I/O 2.5.6 is now available for download. This release includes changes to parts, driver improvements, licensing fixes, and an experimental upscaling feature valuable for users running Factory I/O in high-resolution displays.

July 21, 2023


Factory I/O 2.5.5 released

Factory I/O 2.5.5 addresses urgent issues related to Advantech USB-4750 interface boards, Siemens PLCSIM, and possible crashes on low-performant systems.