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Industrial Security Guideline published

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A brand new guideline has been published by PROFIBUS International (pi), providing an introduction to network security and describing a ‘Security Concept’ for modern automation networks.   This Guideline is available free to members, from www.profibus.com. Non-members may purchase it… Read more »


Tim Black joins board

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Tim Black of Wonderware has been appointed to the Board of the PROFIBUS Trade Organization. Black is Wonderware’s product manager for extensibility products and has been with Wonderware since 2003. He holds a bachelor of science degree in electrical engineering… Read more »




PROFIBUS Bets on Open Engineering Solutions

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The large variety of device types and device vendors, and the optimized adoption of complex devices in the plant continue to result in difficult and expensive device configurations that trouble contractors and end-users alike. In 1988, the ZVEI (Central Association… Read more »


PI, HCF and FF Pulling Together for EDD

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EDD Technology will be well-rounded by the organizations HART Communication Foundation (HCF), Fieldbus Foundation (FF) and PROFIBUS International (PI) together. For the operation of instruments with different communication systems, a cooperation with the three major organizations was agreed beginning of… Read more »


New AnyBus – PCI PROFIBUS Master & Slave PCI Cards

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 HMS has now applied its vast experience from over 200.000 sold embedded Fieldbus interfaces, to produce a new family of PCI cards. The new AnyBus-PCI cards give users a cost-effective solution for connecting Field Devices to Industrial PCs.   The… Read more »