SIMATIC S7-1200: Modular, compact controller for discrete and stand-alone automation solutions

The SIMATIC S7-1200 controller is modular and compact, versatile, a secure investment, and perfectly fits a wide variety of applications. A scalable and flexible design, a communication interface that fulfills the highest standards of industrial communication and a full range of powerful integrated technology functions make this controller an integral part of a complete and comprehensive automation solution.


- Scalable and flexible design:
The SIMATIC S7-1200 controller family has been designed
with maximum flexibility to fit your individual
machine requirements. This allows you to custom design
your controller system to meet your needs; it also
makes future system expansions quick and easy.

- Integrated Industrial Ethernet/PROFINET interface:
The Industrial Ethernet/PROFINET interface integrated
into SIMATIC S7-1200 offers seamless communication
with distributed I/O with SIMATIC HMI Basic Panels for
visualization and additional controllers for CPU-to-
CPU communication. Also with devices from third parties
for extended integration possibilities as well as
the SIMATIC STEP 7 Basic engineering system for configuring
and programming.

- Integrated technology functions:
The name SIMATIC has been synonymous with reliability
in the field of automation for many years. Based on long
years of experience, we have integrated our proven and
innovative technology functions into our new controller
– ranging from counting and measuring, speed, position
and duty cycle control to simple process control
functionality. This wide variety of functionality enables
you to solve a wide array of applications.