Beckhoff has introduced a platform to support both factory automation and process automation by integrating process-specific protocols and interfaces, and by offering an extended range of products for hazardous areas.
Antaira Technologies' LNP-1604G-SFP series 16-port industrial unmanaged PoE+ Ethernet switches offer flexible connectivity and the convenience of Power over Ethernet.
The latest version of Lumberg's multiprotocol digital I/O platform supports all three networks (EtherNet/IP, Profinet and EtherCAT).
These Anybus Modbus gateways enable industrial devices using Modbus to communicate on building systems using KNX or BACnet.
The IGMC-111GP Gigabit Ethernet converter is a robust media converter with a wide operating voltage, supporting all copper-side speeds and enabling user flexibility for a fibre interface via an SFP socket.
Standard networking methods are acceptable for most SCADA systems, but mission-critical power transmission and distribution system messaging and real-time control demands a zero-loss solution.
Advantech is now offering a complete range of MQTT-capable products, such as its WebAccess software platform, WISE-4000 wireless sensor nodes and ADAM-3600 RTU and ADAM-6000 Ethernet I/O modules, ECU-1152 protocol gateways and SmartSwarm 300 cellular IIoT gateway.
The OZD Profi 12M G22 allows Profibus networks to communicate over longer distances through fast fibre-optic signals, while also ensuring signal reliability through integrated redundancy technology.
After 12 months, PROFIBUS Australia revisits the Automation Innovation Summit and observes industry's response.