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Anybus Communicator Serial to PROFINET (AB7013)

 

A protocol converter gateway that connects non-networked industrial devices and equipment to PROFINET.

 

The Anybus Communicator is a proven and trusted protocol converter gateway that connects non-networked industrial devices and equipment to PROFINET. The gateway performs intelligent protocol conversion and presents the serial data to the Master PLC/Controller as easily processed I/O data. 

 

The Communicator is a slim stand-alone gateway designed for IP20 and DIN-rail mounting, requiring a 24-volt power supply. The Communicator is conformance tested to current PROFINET specifications guaranteeing network compatibility.



Features and benefits

 

Saves machine builders and device manufacturers of integrating a PROFINET interface

Allows system integrators to retro-fit older automation devices into modern PROFINET communication structures.

Requires no hardware or software changes to be made to the connected device.

Compatible with all PLCs with PROFINET support.

Performs complete serial protocol conversion, no PLC function blocks required.

Intelligent I/O data mapping within the Communicator permits even devices with slow serial communication can be integrated without any restrictions to the upper network.

Possibility to connect up to 31 nodes via one Communicator giving inexpensive PROFINET network connectivity for your devices.

Integrated Email client, FTP server and embedded webserver for diagnostics and data visualisation.

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