In this section you'll find several sets of downloadable files, ranging from simple forms to join PI to executables to help you engineering and commissioning PROFIBUS and PROFINET devices. Much of it is free, although to get some files you'll need to join PI (Become a member) to gain access. The 'key' icon tells you which file needs a password.
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For an easy and reliable PROFINET installation a component approach for passive network components has been standardised in the IEC 61784-5-3. The requirement for this approach is, that the passive components fulfil the PROFINET Guideline "PROFINET Interconnection Technology".
For PROFINET passive components the conformity shall be declared by the manufacturer of the product. The declaration form can be downloaded by all PI members from the PI homepage.
The manufacturer shall fill in the product data in this form and send it to:
PROFIBUS Nutzerorganisation e.V. (PNO)
or to: certification[at]profibus.com
For more than 7 components please use the attached table in addition to the declaration.
A registration number will be issued and sent to the manufacturer.
The PROFINET logo may only be used for passive network components with PI registration number. The PROFINET logo shall not be used for passive network components without a PI registration number.