HMI is the great revolution to make human get closer to the machine. All status and condition of a machine even a large huge plant can be handled and monitored in one control station. And then SCADA (Supervisory Control and Data Aquisition) higher level of Intelligent Plant, provide acquire and archiving processing data, calculate, analyze, and sent to further MES- system.
Simatic WinCC, include Runtime Software for running the application, Engineering Software for design, create a plant controlling page and all requirement (may need to handle alarm, logging and other add on). Also you can choose the best license to your plant need, compare to how large the plant which is influence tags do you use.
The download links here.
I use Windows XP 32 bit
Just make sure you already install Message Queue via Add/Remove Windows Component (When using Win XP)
Choose the package do you want to install.
Check the package before start installation process.
Installation running automatically, just sit back and relax.
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Thanks to M.N.Z.