New Products (Issue 67)

By 14 July 2014

New Products:

New safety I/O, a dual-PROFIBUS PCI card, revamped gateways, improved PROFIBUS error detection, PROFIBUS PA indicators, Industrial Wireless LANs, high availability control platforms, and a new PROFIBUS hub with diagnostics can all be found in this month’s New Products section.  Click the headings for additional details.

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Phoenix Contact’s Axioline F I/O system modules now enable implementation of safety applications based on PROFINET and PROFIBUS, using the PROFIsafe profile.

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With Hilscher’s CIFX 2-channel cards users have the possibility to realize two independent fieldbus (PROFIBUS et. al.) communications in just one PCI slot.

New Anybus X-gateway171-Default-x-gateway-web

These popular “network translators” are now modernized as HMS Industrial Networks introduces a new version of Anybus X-gateways, designed to meet the future of the automation industry.

Improved Error Detection and GSD support for PROFIBUSth_scope_th_link_profibus_1024

New functions for threshold monitoring and expanded GSD support simplify maintenance and the diagnostics of PROFIBUS production networks, simultaneously reducing the risk of production downtime.

Field Indicator line includes PROFIBUS PA284756

Endress+Hauser, has officially introduced new products to their field indicator portfolio for PROFIBUS® PA instrumentation and networks.

IWLAN access point for harsh environmentsIWLAN Access Point für raue Umgebungenim Industrie- und Verkehrsbereich / IWLAN access point for harsh environmentsin the industry and transportation sectors

Siemens has added the new Scalance W774-1 M12 EEC to the company’s industrial wireless LAN portfolio enabling the use of wireless PROFINET real-time communication.

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GE Intelligent Platforms has added one more solution to the company’s high performance connected automation architecture with the expansion of its high availability control platform.

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Procentec’s ProfiHub B5 comes with a built-in PROFIBUS DP slave to forward diagnostic data to a PLC. With this unique function the ProfiHub B5+RD is able to optimally monitor PROFIBUS DP installations.