The Institut f. Automation und Kommunikation (ifak) in Magdeburg has been successfully operating a PI test lab for the past 14 years. The range of testing has been continuously enhanced and now tests are being offered for PROFIBUS and PROFINET devices including the profile extensions of PA and PROFIsafe. The PI test lab at ifak was accredited by PI (PROFIBUS & PROFINET International) for the following conformance tests:
PROFIBUS - PROFIBUS Devices, PROFIBUS PA Devices, PROFIsafe Devices
PROFINET - PROFINET IO Devices, PROFIsafe Devices
The regular accreditations certify the PI test lab at ifak for its expertise, autonomy and objectivity regarding its testing. Take benefit from the detailed technical know-how and the vast experience of the test lab team. The test lab at ifak offers appointments for testing devices at short notice, which allows a rapid launch of the certified device onto the market.
Besides test lab activities, ifak also operates a PI Competence Center for PROFIBUS and PROFINET. In addition to training courses for these fieldbus systems the Competence Center also offers numerous services.
More information at: http://www.ifak.eu/index.php?id=846&L=3