Generate IEC 61131-3 Structured Text for PLCs and PACs

Simulink PLC Coder™ generates hardware-independent IEC 61131-3 Structured Text and Ladder Diagrams from Simulink® models, Stateflow® charts, and MATLAB® functions. The Structured Text and Ladder Diagrams are generated in PLCopen XML and other file formats supported by widely used integrated development environments (IDEs) including 3S-Smart Software Solutions CODESYS, Rockwell Automation Studio 5000, Siemens TIA Portal, and Omron Sysmac Studio. As a result, you can compile and deploy your application to numerous programmable logic controller (PLC) and programmable automation controller (PAC) devices.

Simulink PLC Coder generates test benches that help you verify the Structured Text and Ladder Diagrams using PLC and PAC IDEs and simulation tools. It also provides code generation reports with static code metrics and bidirectional traceability between model and code. Support for industry standards is available through IEC Certification Kit (for IEC 61508 and IEC 61511).


Capabilities

Support for Third-Party IDEs

Generate Structured Text in a variety of file formats used by third-party IDEs.

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Generating Structured Text and Ladder Diagrams

Generate Structured Text, import it into an IDE, and verify the generated code in a test bench running on the IDE’s emulator.

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Code Optimization

Reduce the memory size and increase the execution speed of the generated Structured Text.

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Code Test and Verification

Simulate the model prior to Structured Text generation and package the results into a test harness.

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