Profibus-DP networks offer several advantages. They are proven, fast (up to 12Mbps withoutfiber optic cable), deterministic, and ideal for transmitting analog or discrete data. I/O devices are also easy to install and maintain. More than 1000 organizations worldwide, plus the ProfibusTrade Organization (PTO), help nurture a growing user base, introduce new products, and provide technical support for this network technology.
Network devices, including Acromag’s 900PB I/O modules, are easily installed and configured using network management software typically provided by the supplier of the host or master controller