Summary of Innovation

ctrlX CORE is a compact control system that has successfully been used in various applications both inside and outside of classic engineering solutions, since November of 2020. ctrlX COREplus X3 is a new, modular variant of the ctrlX CORE control platform that was released in April of 2022. ctrlX COREplus X3 offers not only additional field bus interfaces, but also the option of installing ctrlX I/O modules to the right of the control.

The ctrlX COREplus X3 also offers connectivity to the ctrlX World network of apps, the ecosystem that powers the ctrlX AUTOMATION platform. This set of applications is what makes the ctrlX AUTOMATION platform the smartphone of automation and allows you to fully customize the functionality of your ctrlX COREplus X3

Innovation Statement

The ctrlX COREplus X3 is the newest iteration of the ctrlX CORE with higher performance in the compact module people expect from ctrlX AUTOMATION. The functional expansions allow horizontal (internal machine) and vertical (production network and cloud) machine integration and open new opportunities for users in terms of connectivity and networking.


The ctrlX COREplus X3 is for those in need of a high-performance, compact control system that is highly customizable, with its multi-Ethernet interface, ctrlX COREplus X3 can initially be connected to higher-level third-party control systems.


Posted Date1/12/23
ContactDave Boeldt
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CategoryBest Innovation of an Existing Product

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Submitted by Bosch Rexroth Corp..

Booth(s): S1998