CODESYS Control for PLCnext SL

You can install the PLCnext runtime on controllers from the PLCnext product family from PHOENIX CONTACT. The Update PLCnext command is provided for commissioning.

Properties of the runtime

PLCnext supports the following components:

  • AXIOLINE fieldbus

  • EtherCAT Master fieldbus protocol

  • EtherNet/IP Master fieldbus protocol

  • ProfiNet (Master/Slave) fieldbus protocol


  • CODESYS WebVisu

PLCnext supports the following standard memory allocation::

  • Program memory: allocated dynamically

  • Data memory: allocated dynamically

Edge Gateway functionality

For more detailed information about the Edge Gateway functionality, see the help for CODESYS Edge Gateway for Linux. To enable the Edge Gateway functionality and to connect the Edge Gateway to the Automation Server, you can use the CODESYS Automation Server Connector or the Service Tool. For more information about this, see the help for the CODESYS Automation Server in the chapter "Connecting an Edge Gateway to the Server and Entering PLCs". Note also the "Security Notices for the Edge Gateway" in the help.