A good initial resource is available here:
https://www.ifm.com/us/en/shared/tec...m-introduction

The software can be downloaded in the following location (you need to create a log-in):
https://www.ifm.com/us/en/downloadarea/DatalinkContent
For a first implementation, we recommend the following components. The cables are available in different length.
For production installations, some of these components may not be needed.
Note: You will need both an Ethernet and a CAN connection with the camera in order to work with the Vision assistant.