Posts Categorized: GAM13



PROFINET and PROFIBUS Rock Summary

For news of the PI North America General Assembly Meeting see: Automation World: Industry Suppliers Explain Support for Profinet & Profibus The Manufacturing Connection Control Engineering (with video) PROFIblog series Some final thoughts: I enjoy collecting the survey responses from… Read more »


Users and Updates Rock

Two kinds of presentations rounded out the PI North America General Assembly Meeting: information updates and user stories. Kyle McMillan showed device makers new testing that will be added to the certification test process. This covers “netload testing.” It will… Read more »


PROFINET Diagnostics Rock

Day one of the PI North America General Assembly Meeting sessions concluded with PROFINET presentations: one on diagnostics and one on the net load test tool. To open his session with a “wow,” Hunter Harrington of the PROFI Interface Center… Read more »


PROFINET and PROFIBUS Rock On

Continuing where we left off , here is a report on the last two short keynotes – these from Endress+Hauser and Phoenix Contact. Endress+Hauser is well-steeped in PROFIBUS technology, having started in the Working groups in 1991. Now they are… Read more »


PROFINET and PROFIBUS Rock More

The PI North America General Assembly Meeting first afternoon started with each of our Board of Directors companies explaining why they were on board – on board with the technologies and on THE Board (of Directors). First up was Raj… Read more »


PROFINET and PROFIBUS Rock!

PROFINET and PROFIBUS Rock! At least that’s my opinion after the recently-concluded PI North America General Assembly Meeting. Other attendees have hopefully come to a similar conclusion. I may be slightly biased since my responsibility was putting together the program…… Read more »