Factory I/O

Next-Gen PLC Training

3D Factory Simulation

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Factory I/O

Practice real world control tasks with more than 20 scenes inspired by common industrial applications. Using a library of industrial parts, you can extend FACTORY I/O by creating your own training scenarios.

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FACTORY I/O Industrial Applications

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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Home I/O

3D simulation of a smart home designed to cover a wide range of curriculum targets within Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM).

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Home I/O

Latest news

January 30, 2023


Factory I/O 2.5.4 hotfix released

This is a hotfix for the regression found in the contains filter of the OPC UA driver.

January 25, 2023


Factory I/O 2.5.3 released

The new release of Factory I/O 2.5.3 is now available for download. This version includes fixes for several major bugs found in the core of Factory I/O. It also improves the stability and performance of the OPC UA driver and an updated Siemens documentation (manual and tutorials)

August 8, 2022


Factory I/O 2.5.2 released

The new release of Factory I/O 2.5.2 is now available for download. This update includes a new feature to drag parts in run mode, allows fine positioning of sensors and adds Web API PUT verbs for forcing tag values and injecting on/off failures, as well as many bug fixes and overall improvements.