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Using a Web Application with a CompactRIO Device

Last Modified: November 16, 2020

Leverage the following architectures to use your web application with a CompactRIO device.

  • Access a web application on your CompactRIO.
  • Access a web application on a PC.
  • Access a web application on the cloud.

Use the following table to determine the best architecture for your system and web application.

Architecture Use case How to access How to implement
Access a web application on your CompactRIO.
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You cannot use SystemLink APIs using this architecture.

Light-weight web applications:
  • Browser-based simple configurations
  • Human-machine interfaces
Enter the IP address of your CompactRIO in a browser on the same local network as the device.
Access a web application on a PC.
  • Measurement data dashboards
  • Use SystemLink Tag and Message APIs
  • Avoid putting the server burden on your CompactRIO
Enter the IP address of the PC in a browser on the same local network as the PC and CompactRIO.
Access a web application on the cloud.
  • Use a desktop or mobile device to access the web application over the internet
  • Host and securely share your measurement data with SystemLink Cloud
Enter the URL for the web application in a browser connected to the internet.
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Refer to SystemLink Cloud FAQ to learn more about SystemLink Cloud requirements and features.


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