Fieldbus & Industrial Networking


I/O solutions with Profinet redundancy

October 2019 Fieldbus & Industrial Networking

Turck’s Simple IO-Link Device Integration, SIDI for short, simplifies the handling of IO-Link. As its first fieldbus module with Profinet S2 system redundancy, the company has introduced the TBEN-L5-8IOL. This IO-Link master with IP67 protection supports the Profinet redundancy concept relevant for process automation. Through the upgrade, the block I/O module is able to establish, via a single connection, communication relations to two controllers – the primary controller and its backup. In this way, the master module integrates the host of existing IO-Link devices, such as position indicators, valve blocks, I/O hubs and sensors, in the world of high availability systems.

The device was provided with the additional function immediately after the first Profinet system redundancy certification was published. Over the course of the year, Turck will upgrade other multiprotocol devices such as the IP67 block I/O modules of the TBEN series, as well as the I/O systems for the control cabinet of the FEN20, BL20 and excom series. Profinet S2 system redundancy will thus soon become standard in Turck’s entire fieldbus portfolio.


Credit(s)



Share this article:
Share via emailShare via LinkedInPrint this page

Further reading:

Turck standardises its fluid portfolio
September 2020, Turck Banner , Flow Measurement & Control
Turck’s new portfolio of fluid sensors offers a wide range of variants and combinations, while having common key features at the same time. The compact FS+ flow sensor with IO-Link now follows the launch of the PS+ pressure sensor.

Read more...
Monitoring for control cabinets
September 2020, Turck Banner , Enclosures, Cabling & Connectors
The IM18-CCM is particularly suitable for OEMs wishing to provide basic condition monitoring values in their IT system. It detects critical states of the control cabinet directly in the field.

Read more...
Condition monitoring solutions from Turck Banner
September 2020, Turck Banner , Maintenance, Test & Measurement, Calibration
Turck Banner’s retrofit solution can be used in industrial plants that do not yet fully support Industry 4.0 sensor-based condition monitoring. Machines can easily be monitored by customised systems, with data transmitted via wireless networks if required.

Read more...
IO-Link starter kit
August 2020, Turck Banner , Fieldbus & Industrial Networking
Turck now offers a compact starter kit for users wishing to discover the benefits of the IO-Link digital communication protocol. The IO-Link devices contained in the box enable interested users to set ...

Read more...
Profinet gateway integrates device data
August 2020, Pepperl+Fuchs , Fieldbus & Industrial Networking
Pepperl+Fuchs has launched the new LB Profinet gateway, delivering not only conventional Profinet functionality but also full access to all connected HART devices. In practical terms, this will give users ...

Read more...
Ethernet safety I/O modules in IP67
August 2020, Turck Banner , Fieldbus & Industrial Networking
Turck has expanded its portfolio of safety I/O components with the TBPN and TBIP block I/O modules for Profisafe and CIP Safety respectively. The robust IP67 modules provide safety input and output signals ...

Read more...
Programmable LED strip with19 colours
August 2020, Turck Banner , Sensors & Transducers
his work light can be programmed to provide bright white light for safety or efficiency during normal operation and then change colour to indicate other machine statuses, such as red for a stop condition.

Read more...
IO-Link in manufacturing
August 2020, Endress+Hauser South Africa , Fieldbus & Industrial Networking
IO-Link is the youngest member in the portfolio of Endress+Hauser devices and brings digitalisation to basic instruments. The technology helps save on cabling and integration time, as well as expanding the amount of available I/O.

Read more...
Ecolab certified photoelectric sensors
August 2020, Turck Banner , Sensors & Transducers
Banner’s new T18-2 photoelectric sensors have an FDA-grade shatterproof plastic housing and are IP69K rated and Ecolab certified to protect against water ingress and chemical washdown. IP69K and epoxy ...

Read more...
Integration gateway for industrial automation
June 2020, SICK Automation Southern Africa , Fieldbus & Industrial Networking
Sensor specialist company SICK recently announced its new SIG200 Profinet Sensor Integration Gateway. The product is the first of a new line of gateways created to work as both IO-Link masters and small ...

Read more...