Service Components - Overview

Service Components are built-in benefits for programmers that come with the PLCnext Runtime System. Depending on the firmware release on your PLCnext Control, the set of features can be different. 

Built-in Service Components

Find a detailed description to each service behind the respective link in the first column:

Firmware release 2019.0 LTS 2019.3 2019.6 2019.9 2020.0 LTS 2020.3 2020.6 2021.0 LTS 2021.6 2021.9 2022.0 LTS 2022.3 2022.6
Proficloud (legacy)     ✔[1]
Proficloud V3
Device and Update Management (DaUM)
OPC UA Server
Remote Service Calls (RSC)
Real-time DataLogger
REST data interface
OCI containers
  1. This service will be disabled at the end of  September 2022. Migrate your projects to Proficloud V3.

Program your own Function Extension

Got an idea for your own PLCnext Service Component? Add it as a Function Extension coded in C++!

Attend this interactive online training, provided free of charge by our colleagues in the Training department of Phoenix Contact's Business Area Industry Management and Automation. Then start coding your own PLCnext Function Extension right away!



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• Published/reviewed: 2022-09-14 • Revision 046 •