Siemens SIMATIC WinCC
The versiondog system supports the management of SIMATIC WinCC projects and enables the automatic backup creation and the cyclical monitoring of the controllers.
- For upload and comparison, you need to install on each WinCC Station a versiondog HMI upload agent as well as a compare agent.
- For the comparison process, the WinCC comparator requires a valid instillation of a SQL data bank.
- You will require the following database driver for WinCC versions:
- To login as a system user, you require sufficient administrative privileges in this case (administrative rights).
|WinCC version||Data bank version|
|5.0||Sybase Anywhere 5|
|5.1||Sybase Anywhere 7|
|6.0||SQL Server 2000|
|6.0 SP4||SQL Server 2000 SP4|
|6.2||SQL Server 2005 SP1|
|7.0||SQL Server 2005 SP1|
|7.0 SP1||SQL Server 2005 SP2|
|7.0 SP2||SQL Server 2005 SP3|
|7.2||SQL Server 2008 SP1|
|7.3||SQL Server 2008 SP1|
|7.4||SQL Server 2014 SP1|
|7.5||SQL Server 2016 SP in the 64 bit version
(Standard edition or Express edition)
Features and functions
|Component type for SIMATIC WinCC||✓|
Integrated SIMATIC WinCC project tree
|Automatically detect differences between the program running on the device and the current version on the server (backup/backup detailed comparied, version/backup detailed comparison)||✓|
|Detailed compare for process images and C actions / project functions (see Requirements)||✓|
|Clear presentation of complete change history||✓|
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Last updated: 15 February 2021