Siemens network transitions make it easy to achieve integrated communications success. Transitions between industrial PROFIBUS, Ethernet, and AS-Interface can be implemented using links, controllers or PC’s. No other connections are needed when using network transition links. Integrated interfaces and communication processors are in the applications with Controllers and PCs.
Hilcher’s netTAP100 module is their most flexible gateway. Roughly 1000 combinations are possible with this product. This includes all major fieldbuses with real time Industrial Ethernets, those with serial, or even write your own gateway protocol.