RALEIGH, N.C. – August 20, 2014 — Schneider Electric, a global specialist in energy management,
today introduced MachineStruxure™ the NEXT generation, a comprehensive suite of compact logic-
based controllers designed to reduce cost, optimize design time and enable faster time to market. The
new offer includes three compact logic-based controllers (Modicon™ M221, Modicon M241 and Modicon
M251), I/O system (Modicon TM3), motion controller (Modicon LMC078), and servo drive (Lexium 28).