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PROFINET Fundamentals Course (PN-F) - Johnson City, TN

PI North America,
  • 19.02.2019 - 20.02.2019
  • 14.05.2019 - 15.05.2019
  • 23.07.2019 - 24.07.2019
  • 01.10.2019 - 02.10.2019

The PROFINET Fundamentals class helps you get off the ground with PROFINET technology and focuses on the user’s view and basic engineering. After attending the class you will have a good understanding of the features and use of PROFINET. The recommended audience includes those in technical sales, business development, distribution, engineering management.

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Ethernet Basics

  • Introduction to Ethernet, TCP, UDP, IT protocols


  • Technology and Organization

PROFINET Performance Levels

  • Conformance classes


  • PLC Configuration (RT) *


  • Topology and engineering *
  • Diagnostics and engineering *
  • Identification and Maintenance

Profinet Commander *

  • IO Controller
  • Name assignment
  • Factory reset
  • Identification and Maintenance

Additional Topics

  • Simple Device Replacement
  • Fast Start Up
  • Shared Device
  • I-Device
  • Wireshark capturing with mirror port setup *
  • Technology comparisons
  • Application profiles overview
    • PROFIsafe, PROFIenergy, PROFIdrive

* denotes a section which also includes a hands-on lab

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Our well-known PI technologies

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.