Brad applicomIO PCU-DP2IO Profibus DP Master/Slave Card, 12 Mbps, Universal PCI Bus. (Standard Order No. 112011-5033).
Brad® applicomIO fieldbus Network Interface Cards and software provide complete, all-in-one PC-based control and visualization solutions for high-speed industrial automation and process-control applications
End-users are increasingly eliminating the use of dedicated DCS (Distributed Control Systems) and PLC (Programmable Logic Controllers) in favour of PCbased platforms for control and/ or visualization of their high-speed custom systems for automation and process-control applications.
applicomIO is a turnkey, all-in-one solution ideal for customers with no/ limited knowledge in fieldbus technology. The applicomIO network interface card (NIC), configuration software, development libraries and data servers are provided in one complete package for successful, cost-effective implementation. applicomIO NICs are designed independently of the fieldbus used. Customers can take advantage of developing standard control applications as well as selecting the fieldbus connectivity required from the applicomIO product range. applicomIO configuration software provides an user-friendly environment for quick development of communication applications without the worry of knowing industrial communication protocols. Time-saving commissioning is supported by features such as automatic device detection, user configuration management, diagnostic information.
Brad applicomIO network interface cards provide connectivity for all popular fieldbuses including EtherNet/IP, PROFINET, Modbus TCP, PROFIBUS, DeviceNet and CANopen in various form factors. applicomIO supports up to 8 cards in a single PC and can run on various operating systems including Windows, Linux as well as real-time OS such as VxWorks and RTX.