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IO-Link is the first I/O technology for communicating with sensors and actuators to be adopted as an international standard (IEC 61131-9). The goal of the IO-Link Company Community is to develop and market IO-Link technology.
This system description provides an overview for the IO-Link I/O technology. It presents the interaction of the various components of an IO-Link system and serves to increase the general understanding of IO-Link.
English (version 2016) - Order No.: 4.392
German (version 2016) - Order No.: 4.391
Polish (version 2016)