Application Development

Host Application Libraries

Bring Machines to Market Faster with Full-Featured API Libraries

For most OEM machine builders, software represents a majority of overall development effort and cost. The controller’s host application programming libraries have a direct impact on machine functionality and time-to-market. ACS offers a wide range of powerful host application libraries that work seamlessly with all controller models and the SPiiPlus Simulator.

Key Specs and Capabilities

Available Libraries
  • C Library (Included in SPiiPlus ADK Suite)
  • COM Library (Included in SPiiPlus ADK Suite)
  • .NET Library (Included in SPiiPlus ADK Suite)
  • Low-Level Library for non-Windows PCs (Included in SPiiPlus ADK Suite)
  • Matlab Library (Available with Dongle License)
  • Linux Library (Included in SPiiPlus ADK Suite)
Key Features
  • Example projects for multiple environments: Visual Studio (C++, C#, VB), LabView
  • Rich pre-defined event generation (callbacks) options: motion complete, motion interrupted, program complete, more
  • Flexible user-defined event generation options
  • Comprehensive error handling codes and descriptions
  • Up to 10 simultaneous communication channels for mutli-application or multi-controller use cases