With the VIPA "Speed7 Technology”, system 500S is the fastest control system, programmable with Step®7 from Siemens, in the world. The maximum memory for program and data has already been integrated into the SPEED7 CPUs. Depending on the CPU type, the integrated memory can be expanded up to 8MByte respectively using the appropriate VIPA MCC-memory extansion card.
The VIPA system 500S has been designed for operation in a PC slot with PCI interface. An OPC server for communication between CPU and PC is included in the scope of delivery.