Finally, a cost-efficient and highly effective alternative for integrating any PROFIBUS DP device into a PROFINET network. Hilscher?s compact netLINK PROXY device is a powerful PI Proxy guideline-compliant solution that is compatible with any PROFIBUS slave.
netLINK PROXY mounts directly onto a PROFIBUS-DP interface (no panel space required) and is connected via a RJ45 PROFINET socket. Use a PC via Ethernet to configure the PROXY with SYCON.net. The process data is mapped in accordance with PI Proxy guidelines.