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Social Media (Issue 122)

PI and its Regional PI Associations can be found in many social media locations.  You are invited to read the blog, follow us on Twitter, join our LinkedIn groups, “like” us on Facebook, and subscribe to our YouTube videos.  Recent blog posts have included “Don’t Need No Stinkin’ Fieldbus.”  To connect, click these: The PROFIblog  […]

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Member News (Issue 122)

On October 27 – 29, GE Intelligent Platforms hosted its User Summit in Orlando, FL with over 600 people in attendance. Ideas from the event included the Industrial Internet, Big Data, Uptime, and Analytics, with an overarching theme of: Connect >> Monitor >> Analyze >> Predict >> Optimize PROFINET is used right at the beginning […]

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Regional News (Issue 122)

The Profibus Association of Australia (PAA) is adding new members at a strong clip. Similarly, membership in the Japanese Profibus Organization (JPO) has surpassed 100. Both accomplishments underscore the growing adoption of PROFIBUS and PROFINET as global, market-leading technologies. Over the last 18 months, the PAA has invested in programs and campaigns to raise awareness […]

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New Products (Issue 122)

New products this month include: new connectors, PROFINET communication modules, gateways, touchscreen computers, and RFID readers with PROFINET.  Click on the headlines for additional details. PROFINET to Serial Gateway From Agilicom: AGILiGATE PROFINET to serial is a gateway to exchange data between a PROFINET network and any equipment with a serial link. AGILiGATE PROFINET is an […]

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PI Australia’s 2014 membership spike reflects its rising star in industry

Seeking to remain up-to-date in the industrial market, and improve their automation capabilities, nine companies joined the Profibus Association of Australia (PAA) as new members in 2014. Over the last 18 months, the PAA has invested in programs and campaigns to raise awareness within the industry about the productivity and cost benefits that Profinet- and […]

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Gateway AGILiGATE PROFINET to serial

AGILiGATE PROFINET to serial is a gateway to exchange data between a PROFINET network and any equipment with a serial link. AGILiGATE PROFINET is an IO-Device. The serial link is fully configured via the IO-Controller. A wide range of PROFINET data modules allows the exchange of serial data inputs and outputs. Relevant diagnostic alarms, together […]

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