omlox: a Fruitful Beginning

Omlox has reached an exciting milestone. After two years of hard work, the omlox community showcased the power of its open locating ecosystem via a virtual tradeshow and presented the first products and solutions supporting the omlox standard. BREAKING: omlox wins Hermes 2020 award!

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omlox off to Flying Start at PI

The 30 years of experience in the user-oriented development and successful global marketing of the PROFIBUS, PROFINET, and IO-Link technologies was decisive for the initiative of the omlox partner companies to entrust PI in the further development and propagation of the their omlox technology.

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New Ethernet-APL White Paper

The agreement to develop Advanced Physical Layer (APL) technology under “The APL Project” was established in 2018 and is backed by the leading industry standards development organizations. A new White Paper details how we are getting closer to launching a solution.

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New Products – July 2020

There are many new products to announce this month from CoreTigo, Datalogic, HBM, Hilscher, Procentec, R. STAHL, and Turck. More companies are adding PROFIBUS, PROFINET, and IO-Link to their products than ever before. Get connected!

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New Video: PROFIBUS vs PROFINET Comparison

This whiteboard video answers one of the most common PROFIBUS and PROFINET questions we receive: What is the difference between PROFIBUS and PROFINET? Watch the video and get a complete answer with technical details. Enjoy!

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New Video: PROFINET and Edge Computing

Moving relevant data in PROFINET networks from field to edge to cloud and back is as transparent as possible -no matter where the edge is. Learn about PROFINET and edge computing in just 1 minute. Watch this video to find out!

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IO-Link and JSON

The IO-Link Community has published a new specification for easy data exchange. This specification describes how data can be exchanged by IO-Link over JSON REST and MQTT – fully in line with the transparent communication of Industry 4.0.

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