from the System Integration department...InTouch OPC Server?
does Wonderware InTouch have OPC server that can communicate data to another system that has a OPC client
By kenthuzt on 24 January, 2012 - 4:13 am -
In my factory there are many PLC, example Siemens, ABB, Omron, Allen Bradly, etc. And for HMI we...
from the Forum department...Use of Bluetooth in Asian factories
Are there factories that will not allow Bluetooth to be used between two components of a system?
By Curt Wuollet on 23 January, 2012 - 5:52 pm -
The main problem is that it doesn't matter if we think the customer is being paranoid. Customers...
By Robert Scott on 23 January, 2012 - 5:43 am -
First, in response to Curt, to use an FTDI chip on the Microchip side would be my preference too,...
By Dick Caro on 22 January, 2012 - 6:28 pm -
Most Android devices do have ports for SD flash memory cards. I have not seen a market for adapters...
from the Forum department...Enron Modbus, Omni, and EFM Beta Testers
Beta Testers wanted for Kepware Enron Modbus with EFM and Omni Flow Computers with EFM (Electronic Flow Measurement).
from the Forum department...How to upload from TSX 2720
A problem with uploading a program from TSX 2720.
from the Instrument department...Autrol Transmitter in HART
Problem of .dll file of Autrol Transmitter in HART.
By Jonas Berge on 22 January, 2012 - 3:48 am -
You can learn more about DD files here: ...
from the Automation department...Electrical Actuator
I want to know about Foundation Field Bus type Electrical Valve actuator. How this facilitates effective automation?
By Jonas Berge on 21 January, 2012 - 8:02 pm -
I think this thread is about electric actuators / motor operated valves (MOV) rather than pneumatic...
from the Forum department...How to connect two Modbus RTU Master
How to connect two Modbus RTU Master for communication
By Lynn August Linse on 20 January, 2012 - 9:47 am -
I knew there would be many answers :) What you must do is buy one of the above devices, then...
By Darrin Hansen on 18 January, 2012 - 2:47 pm -
The ICC XLTR-1000 has two RS-485 ports, each of which can be configured with Modbus RTU slave...
By Richard on 18 January, 2012 - 1:02 pm -
Hi, Set up a gateway with two Modbus RTU slaves,you can do this with a FieldServer gateway. ...
from the New to Modbus department...Modbus RTU on 485 to ModbusTCP on Fiber converter
Taking Modbus RTU signal from an existing series of Electrical Utility Meters and send it along the existing fiber backbone.
By BauPow on 18 January, 2012 - 7:11 pm -
Thanks for the reply! All of the things you suggested were done many times :) After a call to...
By Lynn August Linse on 16 January, 2012 - 1:18 pm -
It should be no harder to convert Modbus/RTU to Modbus/TCP on fiber than on wired Ethernet,...
from the DCS department...MODBUS interface to proprietary / 3rd party interface
MODBUS/IEC60807-5-103 interface to proprietary / 3rd party systems.
By Lynn August Linse on 18 January, 2012 - 12:43 pm -
I can't offer the full list you ask for, but here's a few I'd ask for: 1) confirm if the vendor...
from the Forum department...OPC Connectivity to TI505 System
OPC Connectivity to TI505 System.
By Wassim Daoud on 18 January, 2012 - 12:35 pm -
You should be able to leverage the same NIC card with the OPC Server from MatrikonOPC. Here is a...
By Fred Loveless on 18 January, 2012 - 11:18 am -
The Simatic 505 Ethernet driver is designed to use the installed standard NIC of the PC and support...
from the Forum department...Modbus Communication with Conzerv energy meter and ABB AC800M plc
Connecting ABB AC 800M plc and CONZERV energy meter EM6400 using Modbus Communication
By Richard on 18 January, 2012 - 10:44 am -
Hi, Use a protocol gateway, Modbus RTU to EtherNet/IP. FieldServer has a neat solution. ...
By vishal on 18 January, 2012 - 5:59 am -
dear sir, i m in need of the procedure of how can we connect em6400 to AB-PLC L63 IF U CAN HELP...
from the C&I department...serial data capture
capture the dot matrix printer (serially configured) data using Hyperterminal, without converter
By Robert Scott on 17 January, 2012 - 11:15 am -
> ...Can we convert the binary data in the readable format? So that it can be > directly...
By Ken E on 17 January, 2012 - 8:21 am -
As was mentioned before, if you are getting all binary then your parameters are probably not right,...
By sandeep on 16 January, 2012 - 11:46 pm -
I have checked everything,receiving data with setting (19200/8/N/1/N) not with other baud rates. ...
> Can we capture the Dot matrix serial print data directly to computer using > windows...
from the Profibus... department...Profibus DP Installation: Connect/joint profibus cable
Can we connect/joint 2 profibus cable over the Wire Terminal??
By James Ingraham on 16 January, 2012 - 5:14 pm -
I have personally seen Profibus wired to terminal blocks work just fine. I have personally seen...
I am not sure I understand. Are you taking 2 separate cables and using a coupler? If so, it is...
from the Forum department...Emerson Modbus TCP
How to setup modbus tcp communications between emerson roc809 and controllogix.
By blster on 16 January, 2012 - 12:16 pm -
Not sure if you are aware but Emerson offers free tech support for its ROC800 product. You can...
By Fred Ramos on 8 January, 2012 - 10:49 pm -
Thank you all for your input. I believe Koen has pointed out something that I was not aware of....
I assume you use the ROC809 as a slave. You have to configure registers in the ROC. In the Roclink...
from the Automation List department...PLC to OPC Server Data Transmission
PLC to communicate to an OPC server for its I/O
Why do you do the extra way over OPC? Why not communicating direct to the database from your...
from the Forum department...Modbus-RTU485-Beckhoff
Communicating with Beckhoff PLC BX8000-0000 with KL6041-RS422 (485), 24Byte serial interface using Modbus.
from the Forum department...Comms between Premium PLC and WEG VSD
I need to extract data from WEG VSD with a Premium PLC
By Dick Caro on 11 January, 2012 - 8:19 pm -
While your PLC knows all about Modbus/TCP, I think your drive does not. The effort must be for your...
from the DeviceNet Catch-22 department...Query DeviceNet device for IO size prior to allocation of connection
Need to discover input and output sizes of device so that the polled connection may be allocated
from the VMC department...Integrating PTZ Canera with IEC 61850
IEC 61850 Communication protocol support for ptz palco-d/p
By Ralph Mackiewicz on 9 January, 2012 - 5:49 pm -
I am not aware of anyone that has made an IEC 61850 communications interface to a video camera....
from the Back to front? department...TCP/IP message encapsulation in serial protocols
Sending TCP/IP packets using a serial protocol
By Michael Lloyd on 9 January, 2012 - 6:31 am -
Try the Red Lion Controls Data Station Plus. The software, called Crimson 3.0, is free and...
from the Salse Department department...GPRS real time data transmission
We would like share the experience for GPRS application.
By Iqbal on 8 January, 2012 - 10:16 am -
Pl share your experiment. > I am searching for GPRS application which can send data by mail,...
By Niks on 7 January, 2012 - 1:09 pm -
Hi, I am searching for GPRS application which can send data by mail, Fax, or SMS. > Anyone...
from the Design & Developement department...Ethernet/IP
Difference Between Ethernet/IP and Modbus TCP
By Dave on 7 January, 2012 - 3:50 pm -
SLC 500's do support modbus on the serial port if you upgrade the firmware to Rev 11 5/30 &...
from the Control and instrumentation department...AC160 communication via MB300-AF100 bus
I try to connect AC160 controller using PC interface X3 via MB300-AF100 bus.
By Rob on 4 January, 2012 - 3:12 pm -
OK, I'm confused. MB300 and AF100 busses are completely different things. MB300 isn't even...
from the Forum department...Foxboro RTU Communication with Triconex Through RS-485
Establishing communication between Foxboro RTU and Triconex
from the Forum department...Triconex modbus communication RS485 with RTK P725 annunicator
Triconex modbus communication RS485 with RTK P725 annunicator
By Andrzej on 3 January, 2012 - 6:42 am -
Try check what you get as response. You can use the Modbus Tester from www.modbus.pl to see the...
from the Forum department...Help with Xanbus protocol
I'm using labview libraries to communicate with a Xantrex communications gateway; however, I can't seem to get a consistent result.
By Sivapong P. on 3 January, 2012 - 6:08 am -
Dear guy, I have tried this before. And got the same problem as yours. The problem come from...
10.0 times 0.1 is hardly ever 1.0.