New DeviceMaster Gateways with Serial and Industrial Ethernet Translation Capabilities

Press Release Summary:

  • Available with 1 to 32 serial ports with DB9 or terminal block connectors for DIN rail, panel and rack mounting
  • Supports RS-232/422/485, MODBUS RTU and ASCII for system connectivity and MODBUS TCP, EtherNet/IP and PROFINET for interfacing with PLCs and industrial Ethernet networks
  • Used to easily hyperlink Ethernet-based controllers, SCADA methods and HMIs with field-level gadgets comparable to barcode scanners, RFID learn heads, weigh scales and imaginative and prescient methods

Original Press Release:

Pepperl+Fuchs Reveals Newly Integrated DeviceMaster® Products

DeviceMaster gateways hyperlink the world of serial communication to IoT

Twinsburg, OH (September 2020)—With the 2019 acquisition of the enterprise of Comtrol Corporation, a US-based pioneer in industrial Ethernet communication and IO-Link masters, Pepperl+Fuchs expanded its portfolio of Industry 4.Zero options. Enhancements embody DeviceMaster gateways, which have just lately been totally built-in into the Pepperl+Fuchs’ product line.

With serial and industrial Ethernet translation capabilities, DeviceMaster makes it attainable to combine networks and methods in any other case remoted by separate protocols into the IoT world with out funding in main tools upgrades. The clever, rugged, and easy-to-use household of gateways be certain that the suitable info is obtainable on the proper time, paving the best way for Industry 4.0.

One Small Step from Serial to the Internet of Things

The Internet of Things is in every single place. To compete in right this moment’s high-tech world, crops and processes have to be as environment friendly as attainable. DeviceMaster industrial Ethernet gateways assist the big selection of recent and legacy tools obtainable in the marketplace. They can be utilized to simply hyperlink Ethernet-based controllers, SCADA methods, and HMIs with field-level gadgets comparable to barcode scanners, RFID learn heads, weigh scales, imaginative and prescient methods, printers, encoders, and sensors.

DeviceMaster servers and gateways can be found with 1 to 32 serial ports with DB9 or terminal block connectors for DIN rail, panel, and rack mounting. They assist RS-232/422/485, MODBUS RTU, and ASCII for system connectivity and MODBUS TCP, EtherNet/IP, and PROFINET for interfacing with PLCs and industrial Ethernet networks. An built-in internet server makes it straightforward to configure community settings and port parameters for communication with TCP/IP and industrial Ethernet methods, whereas Windows® and Linux drivers assist PC-based purposes.

For large-scale purposes that require many DeviceMaster gateways, the free configuration and administration software program, PortVision DX® is the proper resolution. It permits serial gadgets to be managed, community settings to be configured, and module configurations to be cloned or saved as backup. This quickens system configuration and ensures productiveness.

With the addition of DeviceMaster, Pepperl+Fuchs now affords all of the parts required for industrial communication from the sensor/actuator stage to the cloud.

About Pepperl+Fuchs

Pepperl+Fuchs is a world chief within the design, manufacture, and software of high-quality manufacturing unit and course of automation services and products. Pepperl+Fuchs pioneered the event of proximity sensors 50 years in the past and has set the usual for innovation and high quality ever since. Pepperl+Fuchs, 1600 Enterprise Parkway, Twinsburg, OH 44087; (330) 486-0002; fax: (330) 425-4607; fa-info@us.pepperl-fuchs.com; www.pepperl-fuchs.com.

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