Requirements for StateMonitor

It takes three mintues to connect a machine to StateMonitor using HEIDENHAIN DNC, assuming the mahcine is available on your network. Older machines with the TNC control version 2006 or later can be connected via StateMonitor. Comply with the following tips and requirements to ensure successful installation.

Please note the following prerequisites and other information in order to ensure smooth installation and initial operation.

  • The StateMonitor software must be installed on a PC with Windows operating system (host for StateMonitor)
  • The hardware prerequisites for the PC depend on the number of machines to be connected. Refer to the Installation Instructions for the recommended hardware settings
  • The HEIDENHAIN controls to be connected must be accessible from the host through the IP address or DHCP name
  • HEIDENHAIN controls feature HEIDENHAIN DNC (option 18)
  • Enabling HEIDENHAIN DNC (option 18) is not part of the StateMonitor software product
  • iTNC 530 as of software version 340490-03 (released in 2006)
  • All NCK controls with option 18 (TNC 640, TNC 620, CNC PILOT 640 etc.; the StateMonitor documentation includes a complete list)
  • OPC-UA software version 1.02.x or later
  • MT Connect software version 1.2.x or later
  • Modbus TCP via Connect/Read
  • FANUC FOCAS via Ethernet