IO-LinkTM, the new bi-directional, digital, point-to-point communication standard (IEC 61131-9) now offers a standardized mapping of advanced sensor and actuator features into the automation tool environment.
The 1-Port USB Master is ideally suited for engineering purposes and small PC-based applications.
It uses the STMicroelectronics L6360 transceiver chip. A Windows based graphical user interface is included that reads IO-Link device descriptor files and offers an easy way to connect to all kinds of IO-Link devices.
1-Port USB Master Features
- Fully IO-Link V1.1.2 compliant
- All COM-speeds supported
- Data storage supported
- M12 IO-Link connector
- DIN rail mount
- PC-Tool included with IODD interpreter, Process data visualization, Event visualization, Parameter R/W access, IODD menu structure support, IODD user role support, Socket interface for process data
- Windows DLL available for customized and software based access to the Master
- Simple evaluation of devices
- Engineering support
- Device testing