Sinumerik 828D enables different types of robots from different manufacturers to be connected to CNC machines, claims Siemens. Using the Sinumerik Integrate Run MyRobot/EasyConnect interface, operators can synchronize processes between the machine tool and robots and the system also offers remote diagnosis of machine tools says the company.

Sinumerik Integrate Access MyMachine/Ethernet (ASP) provides an overview of the machine history in addition to machine access while the Sinumerik CNC allows the uploading and downloading of machine data, files, trip recorders and configurable PLC traces.