Beacon cloud connects your UR cobot (both e-series and CB-series) so that you can securely monitor production. Generate custom charts of production data; get alerts when your cobot needs attention. You have the flexibility to adapt Beacon to the needs of your specific application. And best of all, it requires no hardware and is free to use!
- Create beautiful dashboards of custom cobot events.
- Get notifications and alerts when your cobot needs your attention.
- Real-time visibility into program variables, built-in IO, and robot log messages.
- Automatic, versioned backup of every version of every program stored securely in the cloud.
- Automatic, continuous collection of log files in the cloud.
- Automatic backup of other Universal Robot support files (flight reports, calibration files, and more).
- Generate unique, secure, and time restricted access to everything required to log a case with your robot distributor or integrator.
- Securely share files and sample programs with your colleagues or the community.
How does it work?
No special hardware or cloud device is needed.
Simply plug in your Universal Robot to your existing network, install our URCap on your cobot, and use the Beacon app to securely register your cobot.
Now you can monitor your cobots from the web and mobile device.
As new capabilities are released, our software will be automatically updated so you can take advantage of the latest capabilities.
Software version requiredPolyscope 3.7+
DependenciesInternet connection to robot
What's in the box?Beacon is a software-only solution. There is no hardware, there is no box! Just install the Beacon URCap and you're ready to go!
License typeFree, includes the Beacon URCap 1.1.12