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  1. Confirmed Quality with Automated Tests

    Weber, 11.07.2019 , Germany

    During the development and enhancement of PROFINET devices, developers and system testers have extensively and successfully used the continuously...

  2. Specification of PROFINET with TSN complete

    Weber, 01.07.2019 , Germany

    The goal set by PI (PROFIBUS & PROFINET International) to integrate TSN as additional Layer 2 technology in the PROFINET architecture has been...

  3. Successful PROFINET Plugfest at SEW-EURODRIVE

    Weber, 07.06.2019 , Germany

    The PROFINET developer community’s well-established Plugfest is the ideal opportunity to test new developments in a simple way and while sharing...

  4. General Members Assembly: The big picture and new Advisory Board members of the PNO

    Weber, 02.04.2019 , Germany

    As part of this year’s annual members meeting of the PROFIBUS Nutzerorganisation e.V. (PNO) on April 01, 2019, the PNO’s Board of Directors reported...

  5. New security white paper

    Weber, 01.04.2019 , Germany

    PI (PROFIBUS & PROFINET International) is publishing a new security white paper documenting the basic concepts for protecting the PROFINET...

  6. PROFIsafe and IO-Link pass the 10 million mark

    Weber, 01.04.2019 , Germany

    PROFIBUS & PROFINET International (PI) has concluded its annual notarial count of the installed base of devices with interfaces using...

  7. TSN certification for PROFINET

    Weber, 01.04.2019 , Germany

    PROFIBUS & PROFINET International (PI) is working rigorously on implementing the integration of TSN (Time-Sensitive Networking) in PROFINET. ...

  8. PI receives Milestones of Automation award for industrial communication

    Weber, 29.03.2019 , Germany

    On the occasion of the 100-year anniversary of the elektrotechnik AUTOMATISIERUNG magazine (Vogel Communications Group), 12 companies were honored...

  9. PI Konferenz sees record attendance

    Weber, 27.03.2019 , Germany

    The 2019 PI Konferenz, which was held in Frankfurt/Germany at the House of Logistics and Mobility (HOLM) on March 19 and 20, set a new record for...

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PROFIBUS is a standardized, open, digital communications system for all areas of application in manufacturing and process automation.



PROFINET is the innovative open standard for Industrial Ethernet. It satisfies all requirements of automation technology.



IO-LINK is an independent sensor / actuator interface solution for use with with all automation technologies.