Certified Network Engineer Classes for 2012


PI North America and PROFI Interface Center announce the 12th year of Certified Network Engineer classes. These fee-based classes result in certification of the student who passes the theoretical and practical exams. Three types of classes are offered: PROFIBUS DP,… Read more »

Thinking about adding PROFINET to your product?


Thinking about adding PROFINET to your product?  A new white paper in our resources section can help you.  HMS Industrial Networks wrote the white paper “Why It’s Time to Move to PROFINET”.  The paper highlights the success of PROFIBUS and… Read more »

PROFIenergy and PROFINET in Process Automation Webinars


PI North America has scheduled live webinars covering the latest developments in PROFINET technology: PROFIenergy and PROFINET in Process Automation. PROFIenergy provides a unique method for reducing energy consumption during production pauses and providing the tools to shave peak power… Read more »

Join Our PROFINET Group on LinkedIn


PI North America is helping to manage a LinkedIn Group devoted to PROFINET. Join us for news, application stories, and discussions about PROFINET: PROFINET Group.  

PROFInews North American Edition Published


Issue 36 of PROFInews North American Edition was published this week featuring articles about Belgium Audi plant with 450 PROFINET-connected robots New members GE and Chrysler The latest version of the PROFINET spec All Things PROFINET website Social networking by… Read more »

Press Releases

Higher Performance for PROFINET Monitoring


Trebing + Himstedt introduces the new generation of TH LINK for PROFINET Beginning immediately, Trebing + Himstedt, international supplier of products and services for the optimal use of IT in the production environment, is expanding its range of services for… Read more »

Kuebler Group opens US Subsidiary in Charlotte, NC


We are excited to announce that as of April 1, 2013 Kuebler Inc., the newest member of the Kuebler Group, is open for business. We are located in Charlotte, NC to provide our North American customers with the enhanced level… Read more »

PROFIBUS Diagnostics Suite – New Version


NEWBURYPORT, MA– Softing, the world-leading company in providing comprehensive network diagnostic tools, has announced the availability of a new software version of its innovative PROFIBUS Diagnostics Suite. The latest update includes novel diagnostic features to execute extensive  tests on a… Read more »

COP-CON 220/PN PROFINET-CANopen gateway


IXXAT introduces the COP-CON 220/ PROFINET-CANopen gateway for connecting CANopen devices and networks to PROFINET systems. The gateway enables bi-directional data exchange allowing for both the integration of existing, low-cost CANopen devices into PROFINET systems as well as the provision of… Read more »