Three upcoming workshops in Germany to announce this month: PROFIsafe Certified Designer + Refresher courses in early October; an IO-Link Interoperability Workshop in early November; and an IO-Link Safety Plugfest also in early November.
PI North America, the non-profit member-supported trade association for promoting industrial networking technologies in North America, has signed a contract with the IO-Link Community to become a Regional IO-Link Interest Group (RIOLIG) for North America.
Join us on Wednesday, August 18th, for a live webinar on Migration Strategies to PROFINET. Learn about the motivations, benefits, and specific strategies to migrate industrial networks from serial fieldbuses or other Industrial Ethernet protocols to PROFINET.
Last month, PI North America and the PICC/PITC Argentina hosted a successful webinar in Spanish language: "Diseño de Redes PROFINET." The event was the first in a 3-part training series. You can register online for the upcoming webinars on PROFINET network installation, and maintenance + diagnostics -both also in Spanish language.
This month we feature news from around the IO-Link world: Usage of the IODDfinder has grown to 750,000 downloads per month; IO-Link has seen a strong uptick in North America in 2021; An archived webinar recording is available; and IO-Link is met with great interest in Japan.
News this month includes: the availability of a recently held IO-Link Safety webinar in Germany that is now archived for viewing by interested parties; a reopening of in-person training courses in Denmark.
The new guide is aimed toward device manufacturers and solution providers looking to implement PROFINET in devices, controllers, or machines. It explains how testing and certification work, how to prepare for testing, and how to get a product certified. Download it here...
On February 18, 2021, Consorzio PROFIBUS e PROFINET Italia members' meeting was held digitally. During the meeting, the new Board of Directors, new members, and a recap of 2020 were all presented.