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SIMATIC PCS neo: Completely web-based process control system

Control technology is a key lever for gaining a competitive edge in the process industry – and all the more so if it can meet the tremendous challenges of both today and tomorrow. If it's been completely rethought. Like SIMATIC PCS neo, the innovative ground-breaking process control system by Siemens. THINK neo.
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Process control for today and tomorrow - SIMATIC PCS neo

The process industry currently operates in a very complex environment, and the requirements for its control technology are correspondingly demanding. SIMATIC PCS neo is the intelligent response to this challenge: a fully web-based process control system with object-oriented data management.

Web-based for outstanding usability and efficiency

Are you seeking a way to more efficiently control your global engineering projects and the operation of your plants? No matter the location? And no matter what device you are using? 

SIMATIC PCS neo creates the ideal conditions for doing this. With a central, object-oriented data management, this web-based innovation ensures that all participants always have direct access to consistent, reliable information so they can make the right decisions as quickly as possible. During development, we also focused on usability as well as on lean, secure and reliable administration. 

Future-oriented process control technology based on proven hardware

With SIMATIC PCS neo, Siemens is presenting a groundbreaking system software. For companies in the process industries, it opens up entirely new possibilities in the age of digitalization – such as global web-based collaboration in engineering and operations. The new system uses the recently innovated hardware portfolio and the application architecture of the comprehensive, high-performance SIMATIC PCS 7 V9.0 process control system. For its customers, Siemens thus optimally balances protection of investments and expertise with the advantages of the new system. 


You’ll find out about this and much more in the interview conducted by Eckard Eberle (CEO of Processing Automation) with product manager Marco Nehmiz.  

Future of process automation

neo digitalization: Paving the way to Process Industry 4.0

In times when digitalization is rapidly spreading, those who cling to the status quo are losing out on tremendous potential for improving their own competitiveness. With SIMATIC PCS neo, companies are taking a major step toward the digital transformation which is crucial to future success.

THINK neo – a new world of process control

Be ready for the future already today: A future in which new opportunities are created through holistic efficiency gains. A future in which users in the process industries will enjoy intuitive usability. A future in which web-based collaboration is redefined. Experience what it means to rethink process control technology. Discover SIMATIC PCS neo.

Simple, intuitive operation – for greater efficiency in everyday work

SIMATIC PCS neo proactively supports your operating personnel to make decisions in their daily work, and enables rapid analysis of process information as well as diagnosis of the automation system in engineering and in operation. A consistent, end-to-end workbench for all tasks and an intuitive graphical user interface (GUI) ensure unprecedented usability on both fixed and portable devices. 

Seamlessly scalable – from simple applications to systems on a global scale

Whether you need to control small dedicated applications or a major process installation with millions of I/O: SIMATIC PCS neo grows to meet the requirements. Upgrades and add-ons can be implemented seamlessly and during ongoing operation – quickly and securely.

Fast, secure data access – regardless of time or place

SIMATIC PCS neo gives your experts direct, round-the-clock access to engineering projects and operating processes. From anywhere, securely and with no installation work, via a secure Internet connection. Every member of the project always works in real-time on the same database according to their tasks and within the framework of authorization and role management. 

Global web-based cooperation in engineering and operations – perfectly network and in parallel

SIMATIC PCS neo enables simple, efficient management of global project teams, including external sub-suppliers, across all disciplines. The basis for this is data management that is always consistent, providing object-oriented integration of information from a broad range of sources in different formats and regardless of location. 

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Future issues for the process industry

Here we offer you interesting news from the world of process automation. As your partner on the path to digitalization in the process industry, we provide new perspectives on how you can meet growing requirements for security, availability, scalability, and flexibility – and how you can take advantage of the digital transformation to become more efficient and competitive.


This is process control today. And tomorrow.

Learn about the enormous potential of SIMATIC PCS neo, and how you can use Siemens process control to lay the foundation for your lasting success.

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