Dunkermotoren's BG Series Now Available with Integrated PROFINET Interface

Modern machines and devices use all available process data to make processes transparent and optimize them. PROFINET as a communication standard is ideally suited for this. It is therefore hardly surprising that Dunkermotoren, as a drive technology manufacturer, makes use of this technology.

Red Lion Introduces NT4008 Gigabit Layer 2 PROFINET Switches

  • Red Lion

Red Lion is excited to introduce NT4008, a new 8-port Gigabit managed Industrial Ethernet switch series.

SICK's Microscan3 Family of Safety Laser Scanners Now Offer EtherCAT Variants

  • SICK, Inc.

SICK’s microScan3 family of safety laser scanners is now offering Fail Safe over EtherCAT (FSoE) integration. This is the world’s first safety laser scanner with this capability.

Siemens Introduces Servo Drive System Simplifying Motion Control for Machine Builders

  • Siemens

Siemens offers a new servo package consisting of drive, motor and controller for a wide variety of motion control applications.

HMS Networks Announces a New Intesis Protocol Translator

HMS Networks announces a new Intesis™ protocol translator for communication between PROFINET PLCs on factory floors and Building Management Systems with BACnet IP/MSTP.

port introduces Industrial Communication Creator tool

The Industrial Communication Creator supports customers in the design phase. Due to its handling, this tool works to shorten of the design in phase.

Hardy Process Solutions introduces Hardy HI 6200 PROFINET weight processor

  • Hardy Instruments, Inc.

At 2 inches wide and 3 inches high (40 sq. cm), the HI 6200 series are designed for machine level integration in process skids or manufacturing equipment. A color TFT display provides operations and measurements and instrument status.

Advanced Micro Controls releases SV160E2 Integrated Servo Motor

  • Advanced Micro Controls Inc.

AMCI’s SV160E2 Integrated Servo Motor includes an integrated dual port switch with EtherNet/IP, Modbus-TCP, & Profinet connectivity. The SV160E2 incorporates a servo motor, drive, and controller in a single unit.

Micro-Epsilon introduces IF2030/PNET interface module

  • Micro-Epsilon GmbH & Co. KG

Micro-Epsilon designed the IF2030/PNET interface module as a link to PROFINET controllers. Terminals enable sensors from Micro-Epsilon to be connected to this module via RS422/RS485 interfaces.

Port announces PROFINET and EtherNet/IP under GOAL

Both protocols run on top of the middleware GOAL, jointly enabling port.de customers for standard compliant PROFINET and EtherNet/IP communication.