Here’s a directory to PROFINET, PROFIBUS, and IO-Link news from the SPS/IPC/Drive Fair:
(There is some overlap between the blog and PROFINEWS, but the blog posts provide more behind the scenes, first-person “reporting.”?
New video from PI exploring the PI Stand:
From Phoenix Contact on their stand:
From Siemens on their stand:
At the Siemens stand, I was fascinated by the rotating “supersized” replicas of their products (click to enlarge and start slide show):
And finally, some random photos (click to enlarge and start slide show):
I always consider AS-interface to be complementary to PROFINET and PROFIBUS. So a quick visit to the AS-i stand was in order. Their gimmick this year was laser etching your name onto a pocket knife with the AS-i logo: