Modernization Support

Resources to Meet Every Challenge

Do you need to cut operating costs or meet changing consumer demand? Could newer technology improve productivity or reduce downtime? Do you want to extract more data from your operations to be more responsive? Is your automation system ready to meet the challenges of modern manufacturing?

Whether you need to modernize your plant to take advantage of The Connected Enterprise, or you just want to migrate from a discontinued product to its recommended replacement, we have the tools and services to meet your needs.

Self-Service Tools

Knowledgebase

Start with the Rockwell Automation Knowledgebase for 24x7 technical information and assistance for all products.

  • Obtain software patches
  • Ask questions
  • View technical and application notes
  • Subscribe to product and service email notifications

Product Lifecycle Status Site

The Product Lifecycle Status search tool provides you with the most accurate and up-to-date lifecycle status of any Allen-Bradley product, to make migrating to the latest product easier.

  • View the recommended replacement product and category
  • Search by catalog number

Product Compatibility and Download Center (PCDC)

The Product Compatibility and Download Center provides important information about products that are connected to a network or supported by Studio 5000® software.

  • Check for compatibility of product firmware revisions and software versions
  • Download appropriate firmware or software versions
  • Register to receive proactive notifications on product changes

ProposalWorks

The ProposalWorks tool enables you to configure a control system bill of material based on your application needs.

  • See lifecycle status for every item with recommendations for upgrading
  • Import a bill of material to easily analyze product lifecycle issues

Products

FactoryTalk AssetCentre

FactoryTalk® AssetCentre is a software product that enables easy tracking of the automation assets across your entire facility.

  • Scans the network to discover connected devices and work station computers
  • Maintains an inventory of versions of hardware, firmware and software running the plant

Lifecycle Services

Want to take advantage of modernizing your plant or equipment? Need some expert help? We have a wide-range of services available to you.

We can evaluate, plan, and execute your modernization project, so you can achieve:

  • Better asset utilization and system performance
  • Easier access to actionable, plant-wide information
  • Improved sustainability with extended product lifecycles
  • Greater innovation with increased system flexibility and technical risk mitigation

Let us help you determine your options.

How May We Help You?

Rockwell Automation and our partners offer exceptional knowledge to help design, implement, and support your automation investment.