Ethernet Direct releases IRE-500EC ring switch for Modbus over TCP
To address the need of a Real-Time Redundant Ring Switch to work under extreme environmental conditions, Iguana series IRE-500EC is especially designed with shielded Ethernet port connectors to offer a high reliability Ethernet environment for industrial control and automation. It comes ready with conformal coating and extended temperature of -40 to +80 degrees C. In addition, its IRE-500EC provides two power inputs that can be connected simultaneously to live DC power sources. If one of the power inputs fails, the other live source acts as a backup to automatically and the relay output facility can deliver warning signal while dual power or network link failure.
Apart from Ethernet technology, IRE-500EC supports Modbus/TCP, Modbus/RTU and OPC protocols to provide majority of applications with a seamless process. In SCADA applications, it can monitor the status of Ethernet and fiber port with Modbus or OPC protocol. When IRE-500EC devices are placed into a redundant ring application, its redundant ring technology detects and recovers a fiber or copper link failure in milliseconds.
High Performance Network Switching Technology
Robust Industrial Design
Reliable Power Design
IRE-500EC is a versatile solution to fulfill the fast growing demand in production and control sites wherein the number of Ethernet devices is required in harsh environmental conditions.
About Ethernet Direct Corporation
Ethernet Direct brings a control system engineering perspective to networking technology. The principals of Ethernet Direct come from process-control and PLC system backgrounds. The Global Ethernet Direct team covers operations from Product know-how, design implementation, quality assurance, manufacturing, logistics, sales, marketing & technical support.
Teledyne DALSA introduces BOA Spot ID vision sensors
The BOA Spot ID is available in two models. A standard IDS model includes the core 1D/2D decoders, while the expanded IDE model adds Direct Part...
Fluke introduces Fluke Condition Monitoring platform
Fluke Condition Monitoring consists of wireless sensors and a gateway that receives signals from the sensors from up to 30 feet away and works with...
Galil Motion Control introduces Galil Design Kit control software
This is Galil's newest software environment, providing communication with Galil's motion controllers and PLCs. Galil recently introduced the scope...
ExpressLogic announced NetX Secure cybersecurity for NetX Duo network stack
The combination of NetX Secure and IPsec provides users more network security options and enables users to develop secure connectivity for a...
Pentek introduces RTR 2623 signal scanning recorder
The RTR 2623 combines the Pentek Talon recording system with a fully integrated 6 GHz RF down converter. The Sentinel capability adds signal...
Antaira partners with Simantec to expand to Brazil
Simantec Automation has expanded their branch offices in Santos, São Paulo, Brazil, as an official distributor partner of Antaira, in order to...
Kepware's KEPServerEX helps HIROTEC enable IIoT connectivity
HIROTEC selected Kepware’s KEPServerEX connectivity software and the ThingWorx IoT Platform to enable company-wide device-to-cloud connectivity...
Wibu-Systems and DFKI join together to advance manufacturing security
The two teams of experts came together to investigate effective protection mechanisms for different types of threats and implement a set of system...
Secure Connectivity – The Next Step in OT Management Security
By Shmulik Aran, NextNine
The third in a series of four articles on OT security management for manufacturing enterprises, this article further...
PLCOpen and OPC Foundation release new edition of PLCopen OPC-UA Client for IEC 61131-3
The original version 1.0 was published 2 years ago. With a better user interface and better usability, users can specify function blocks that deal...