2015: IEC 61499 is used by NOJA Power - a major vendor of switchgear for power distribution systems. More news here.
2014: Loytec is now compliant with IEC 61499.
2014: B-Control alliance released a comprehensive hardware solution for building automation programmed entirely with IEC 61499
2014: nxtControl has implemented a solution for LEGO Mindstorms (TM) -- visit web-site http://www.ev3control.net/ to download tools and start playing with IEC 61499!
2014: The version 2.1 of the NxtOne tool (nxtControl) supports the full
range of IEC 61131-3 languages, providing complete integration of both
standards and migration pathway.
2013: There are rumors of ISaGRAF made a deal with a large vendor of HVAC equipment that requires hundreds of thousands of IEC 61499 compliant runtimes per year.
2012: Infoteam has become ISaGRAF's representative in Germany using a customised version ot its IDE.
2012: ISaGRAF released a new generation of IDE v.6.1 that is higly configurable and customisable.