Webview, an internet interface allows users to access, monitor and control applications remotely, using a standard internet browser as the man-machine interface. The software incorporates a low cost web page server that provides hyper text markup language (HTML) and embedded Java applet files for display by a web browser. The pages are continuously updated to provide users with real time access to data and control to remote systems.
The product is available either as a stand-alone interface or as part of a complete embedded controller. As a stand alone interface it will retro-fit to any type of PLC, instrument or control system. with a suitable RS232, RS485 or parallel interface. The interface can also automatically alert users to unscheduled events by email. Advantages include: compatibility with all major software and hardware platforms; support for a wide range of data types and the possible accessing of remote sites using a dial-up link, RS232, Ethernet or internet links.