Products for Standards

port introduces GOAL middleware

The new GOAL middleware offers already without fieldbus functionality many features like Switch-Management, Core to Core communication As well as the 5 most frequently used Communication Protocols like PROFINET, EtherNet/IP, EtherCAT, POWERLINK and CANopen.

Matrikon announces release of Matrikon UA Tunneller

  • MatrikonOPC

The Matrikon UA Tunneller allows OPC UA-enabled client applications to communicate with OPC Classic Servers and Clients, as well as OPC UA Servers and vice versa

Rockwell Automation releases FactoryTalk Analytics for Devices appliance and FactoryTalk TeamONE Standard Edition app

  • Rockwell Automation
  • Rockwell Automation

The appliance and app are designed help improve reaction time for maintenance teams and assist decision makers with health and diagnostics analytics for industrial devices and systems.

Festo announces Ethernet/IP & PROFINET capability for MSE6-E2M (E2M) intelligent service unit

  • Festo Corporation

The E2M features a solenoid valve integrated with a pressure and a flow sensor in one package. These units flow up to 5,000 liters of compressed air per minute, program, and can connect to Festo MS series air preparation units.

Kuebler introduces Sendix F58 series of encoders with EtherNet/IP support

  • Kuebler Inc.

This speed advantage makes the F58 encoders suited to packaging, textile and printing applications—or any other application with fast machines that could be even faster with a position sensing upgrade.

NEXCOM announces NEIO series of EtherCAT I/O modules

  • Nexcom USA

NEXCOM's latest series of EtherCAT slave I/O modules provides EtherCAT communication and compatibility for machine control and robotic control applications.

Phoenix Contact announces line of serial device servers and gateways

  • Phoenix Contact

This family of serial device servers and gateways support most common industrial protocols, with various combinations of HART, HART IP, Profinet, Modbus TCP, Modbus RTU, Raw/ASCII, and EtherNet/IP.

Phoenix Contact introduces Axioline remote I/O system

  • Phoenix Contact

The platform, for data acquisition common in machine-building applications, includes PROFINET master or slave operation, I/O configuration, and “last-breath” operation in the event of power failure.

Moxa introduces SDS-3008 smart Ethernet switch

  • Moxa Technologies Inc

With its protocol configuration, mounting design, and interface, the SDS-3008 is a networking solution for virtually any Smart Factory application. It supports the core industrial protocols -- EtherNet/IP, PROFINET, and Modbus/TCP -- and includes built-in network monitoring and control functionality.

Beckhoff introduces ELX series of EtherCAT terminals

  • Beckhoff Automation

With I/O terminals that feature explosion protection, the ELX series expands the Beckhoff EtherCAT Terminal system, which already offered more than 100 different signal types.