Bosch Rexroth's Flexible Transport System with ctrlX

Demonstrating the FTS (Flexible Transport System) at Automate 2023, Alex Trees, applications engineer associate at Bosch Rexroth, noted that the ctrlX core, Bosch Rexroth’s app-based controller, is “the brains of this whole machine.” In the demo at Automate, ctrlX’s Core's PLC app was used  as the PLC for the FTS. Learn more at:

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