Phoenix Contact launches 5 small controllers with a high communication capability for use in machines and plants. The application possibilities for these small PLCs are almost unlimited as the I/O modules of the Inline automation system can be directly lined up next to one another. They are suitable for use in small and medium-sized machines and plants or for telecontrol applications and SQL connections. All of these controllers have an integrated web as well as FTP server and support numerous communication protocols. The ILC 130 ETH offers a 192 kB program and data memory. The ILC 150 ETH controller uses an integrated modem. The ILC 150 GSM/GPRS version can communicate with distributed plant and system components.