Posts Categorized: Hanover2015

Hanover 2015: The Lighter Side

I enjoy meeting unexpected people at the fair.  This year that included sitting next to the deputy mayor of Akron, Ohio at breakfast one morning.  (I got my BSEE from the University of Akron.)  Akron has been represented at Hanover… Read more »


Hanover 2015: IO-Link News

IO-Link had some big news at the fair, but first let’s look at some of the IO-Link products.  First, the IO-Link wall at the PI booth with more products than ever before. One of those products was an AS-interface master… Read more »


Hanover 2015: Members’ Booths

I always enjoy visiting PI North America members’ booths to see what’s new and talk to folks from the US and from headquarters.  There is always news about PROFINET and PROFIBUS. At the Phoenix Contact booth, PI North America Board… Read more »



Hanover 2015: The PROFI News

“Good News Is No News.”  The PROFINET and PROFIBUS news from Hanover Fair was slim… and that’s a good thing.  This means the technologies are stable and complete.  Although work continues “around the edges,” the core communications protocols are where… Read more »


Hanover 2015: The PI Booth

I wish you could have been there to see and hear all about PROFINET, PROFIBUS, and IO-Link.  Since you weren’t, here’s the photo gallery (click to enlarge and start slide show): The PI Booth provided a great meeting point for… Read more »



Hanover 2015: The Fair

Hanover Fair (Hannover Messe) took up all 5 weekdays last week.  (Many of us remember when it was longer with family days on the weekend.)  “Integrated Industry – Join the Network” was its keynote theme.  Phrases I heard during the… Read more »