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News Release - April 2011

ISaGRAF releases ISaGRAF version 6.0.1

Montreal, Canada, April 11, 2011 -- ISaGRAF, the leading automation software technology partner has released ISaGRAF version 6.0.1, which includes a free version of ISaGRAF 6. ISaGRAF is the industry-leading IEC 61131-3 and IEC 61499 compliant firmware and workbench for building industrial automation products.

Request a high-res image of the ISaVIEW plug-in for ISaGRAF 6.0.1This latest release bundles all available ISaGRAF 6 plug-ins and includes a series of training videos and tutorials for various ISaGRAF 6 features and topics such as:

  • Structured Text
  • Ladder Diagram
  • Function Block Diagram
  • I/O Wiring Tool
  • Project & Templates
  • Functions & Function Blocks
  • How to Simulate/Download/ Debug a Project
  • How to Create and Use Variables, Arrays and Structures

ISaGRAF 6.0.1 also includes a new free version, consisting of the ISaGRAF Free Firmware running on XP Embedded, 32- and 64-bit Windows XP®, Windows Vista® & Windows 7®, and a fully functioning version of the ISaGRAF 6.0.1 workbench, with which developers can create complete applications.

The ISaGRAF Free Firmware includes a Modbus TCP Client, a Modbus TCP Server as well as a new video tutorial that shows users how to build an application from scratch.

ISaGRAF 6.0.1 is now available for download from the ISaGRAF website.

About ISaGRAF v6

The ISaGRAF 6 Workbench is a modular and flexible environment that allows users to add or remove components. Every component in the Workbench was developed with and interacts through ISaGRAF’s new Microsoft® .NET Framework-based technology called the Automation Collaborative Platform (ACP). The ISaGRAF ACP provides the ability to add or remove the various plug-ins to meet specific automation product requirements. ISaGRAF 6.01 includes many plug-ins including a Ladder Diagram editor, a Function Block Diagram (FBD) editor, a Structured Text editor, a Tag Database editor (Dictionary), an integrated HMI (ISaVIEW), plus several other auxiliary plug-ins.


ISaGRAF is a Rockwell Automation Company. With its headquarters in Canada and representation in France, Germany and China, it is the world’s leading automation software partner. The company's flagship product ISaGRAF is fully compliant with both IEC 61499 and IEC 61131 industrial standards, as confirmed by TÜV Rheinland, and can be used to build a variety of automation products including embedded µcontrollers, PAC, PLC, DCS, RTU, CNC, Motion Controllers and Safety Systems. Supporting IEC 61850 and DNP 3.0 IEC 870.5, ISaGRAF sustains a high level of standardization, integration and communication within modern automation systems, resulting in high-end, real-time open control systems with crash-proof reliability, powerful performance and flexibility.

Learn more about Rockwell Automation, Inc. (NYSE: ROK).