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HMS Industrial Networks AB

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Box 4126
SE-300 04 Halmstad, SWEDEN

Phone: +46 35 17 29 00
Fax: +46 35 17 29 09
Web Site: www.hms-networks.com
Contact: Kevin Knake, +1 312-829-0601
Email: sales@hms-networks.com

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Founded in 1988, HMS Industrial Networks is the leading independent supplier of products for industrial communication. HMS develops and manufactures solutions for connecting automation devices and systems to industrial networks. HMS markets products in the following categories: Anybus ® Embedded solutions - plugged into the customer's device offering connectivity to any industrial network; Anybus ® Gateways solutions - Stand-alone communication modules offering connectivity between a device and a network or network-to-network; Netbiter ® Remote Management solutions, which enable users to monitor and control their devices remotely. Development and manufacturing take place at the headquarters in Halmstad, Sweden. Local sales and support are handled by branch offices in China, Denmark, France, Germany, Italy, India, Japan, UK and USA, plus distributors in more than 50 countries. HMS employs over 240 people and reported sales of 42,5 million EUR 2011. HMS is listed on the NASDAQ OMX Nordic Exchange in Stockholm in the category small Cap, Information Technology.

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Product Name Type Connectivity Product Description
Anybus CompactCom M40 Ethernet Modbus-TCP, AB6603-B
I/O ModuleModbus TCPThe Anybus CompactCom M40 for Modbus TCP is a complete communication module which enables your products to communicate on a Modbus TCP network. By implementing the CompactCom concept into your product line, you will have instant access to any other industrial network by simply plugging in another Anybus module.
Anybus Communicator - Ethernet Modbus-TCP to Serial RS232/422/485 Gateway, AB7007Network GatewayModbus TCP/IPThe Anybus Communicator Gateway is an external DIN-rail mounted gateway which provides Ethernet Modbus-TCP network connectivity via a serial RS232/RS422/RS485 interface. The Communicator contains an embedded Modbus-TCP and EtherNet/IP 10/100 Mb interface with IT functionality such as WEB-server, Flash file system, FTP-server, e-mail client, Telnet etc. The Communicator performs an intelligent conversion between the serial protocol and the chosen industrial network. The translation between the serial protocol and the network is configured by using the software "ABC Config Tool".
AnyBus Communicator Serial to Modbus Plus Gateway, AB7002Network GatewayModbusThe AnyBus Communicator Gateway for Modbus Plus is an external DIN-rail mounted gateway which provides Modbus Plus network connectivity via a serial RS232/RS422/RS485 interface. The communicator contains a conformance tested AnyBus-S Modbus Plus interface and therfore has the same standard Modbus Plus services as the ABS slave module. It has serial protocol support for Modbus RTU Master Mode and Generic Data Mode which is fully configurable through the New ABC Config Tool V1.5 and the PC port on the AnyBus Communicator. Other protocols can be implemented by HMS on request.
Gateway LonWorks-Modbus RTU, AB7009Network GatewayModbusThis is a gateway between LonWorks and Modbus RTU. The gateway is a SLAVE on the Modbus RTU side. This means that you connect this to a Modbus network which has a MASTER. The configuration of the module is simple and you can do it yourself with a configuration tool from us.
Netbiter® WS100 remote communication gatewayRemote Terminal UnitModbus, Modbus TCPThe Netbiter WS100 contains on-board web pages to enable you to remotely monitor and control serial devices via Modbus RTU, Modbus TCP or ASCII protocol that are connected to an Ethernet LAN. The WS100 contains built-in features for alarm handling, data logging and configurable web pages for monitoring and controlling data from remote devices.
Netbiter® WS200 remote communication gatewayRemote Terminal UnitModbus, Modbus TCPThe Netbiter WS200 enables you to remotely monitor and control serial devices via Modbus RTU, Modbus TCP or ASCII protocol. WS200 is suitable for wireless communication using mobile networks (GSM/GPRS) and also used to provide web-based monitoring and control of localized equipment by Ethernet LAN. It contains built-in features for alarm handling, data logging and configurable web pages for monitoring and controlling data from remote devices.
Netbiter® EasyConnect EC150 remote communication gatewayRemote Terminal UnitModbus, Modbus TCPWherever your field equipment is located, just simply connect it to an EC150 gateway and you will start to receive data instantly from your field equipment via the cloud-based Netbiter Argos data center, provided free of change from HMS. The EC150's plug-and-play feature makes it possible to perform large scale installations quickly without being an IT/mobile network expert and makes it possible to monitor and control Modbus devices and networks remotely.
Netbiter® EasyConnect EC220 remote communication gatewayRemote Terminal UnitModbus, Modbus TCPWherever your field equipment is located, just simply connect it to an EC2200 gateway and you will start to receive data instantly from your field equipment via the cloud-based Netbiter Argos data center, provided free of change from HMS. The EC220's plug-and-play feature makes it possible to perform large scale installations quickly without being an IT/mobile network expert and makes it possible to monitor and control Modbus devices and networks remotely.
Anybus Communicator - Modbus-RTU to Serial RS232/422/485 Gateway, AB7014 (with RS-232 on RTU slave side); AB7010 (with RS-485 on RTU slave side) Network GatewayModbus RTUThe Anybus Communicator Gateway is an external DIN-rail mounted gateway which provides Modbus-RTU slave connectivity on one side and a configurable serial RS232/RS422/RS485 on the lower side. The Communicator contains an embedded high-performance Modbus-RTU interface that performs an intelligent conversion between the serial protocol and the chosen industrial network. The translation between the serial protocol and the network is configured by using the software "ABC Config Tool".
Anybus® CompactCom M30 Modbus TCP plug-in module (AB6223 2-port version, AB6253 - M12 version)I/O InterfaceModbus TCPCompactCom M30 module is a ready-made interchangeable? communication solution for Modbus TCP and all other leading Fieldbus and Industrial Ethernet networks. Through a one-time fast in-design development, CompactCom M30 provides you with an exchangeable network interface without the need for any hardware or software changes to your device.
Anybus® CompactCom B30, AB6383, Modbus TCP Brick interfaceI/O InterfaceModbus TCPAnybus CompactCom B30 Brick is ideal for device manufacturers who are looking for a semi-integrated solution where connector flexibility, size, cost are key elements. The B30 Brick includes all network functionality and is ready to communicate, which results in substantial reduction of development efforts and a fast time-to-market.
Anybus CompactCom - Modbus-RTU Plug-in module, AB6203I/O InterfaceModbus RTUAnybus CompactCom (Anybus-CC) modules are designed for integration into industrial devices that need to communicate with other automation equipment via Modbus-RTU or any other major network. Anybus-CC is the latest range of cost-optimized plug-in modules supporting all major Fieldbus and Ethernet networks. The Anybus-CC provides optimal flexibility for OEM device manufacturers. Anybus-CC provides the performance and functionality required to meet the communication demands of HMIs, Robot controllers, Drives, PLCs Valve blocks, Instruments, Weigh scales and many more industrial products. Anybus-CC uses the CompactFlash? connector. The modules are completely covered by a robust plastic housing that enables easy handling at any time in the logistic chain between manufacturer and end customer.
Anybus-IC Embedded Ethernet Modbus-TCP Hybrid Chip, AB6002I/O InterfaceModbus TCP/IPThe Anybus-IC is a complete single-chip controller for industrial networks. It is optimized for low-/medium-range field devices, such as measuring devices, I/O blocks, valve manifolds, and temperature controllers where small size and multiple network connectivity is important. Anybus-IC is built on hybrid technology and contains all the analog and all digital components necessary to implement a network interface. A powerful 16/32 bit microcontroller with Flash and RAM memory, a network protocol chip and all necessary analog components including optocouplers, a DC/DC converter and bus drivers are integrated in a single housing of only 9 cm? in size.
Anybus X - Modbus-TCP to CANopen Gateway, AB7640Network GatewayModbus TCP/IPAnybus X-gateways are designed for use in Industrial Automation plants where increasingly many different Fieldbus and Ethernet networks are used. The X-gateways help System Integrators to easily interconnect Modbus TCP/IP, Modbus Plus, or Modbus RTU to virtually any other network, enabling consistent information flow throughout the entire plant. The Ethernet interface consists of an embedded Modbus TCP 10/100 Mbps interface with IT functionality such as Web-server, SSI-scripts, Flash file system, FTP-server, e-mail client, and Telnet. It is possible to build web pages displaying and controlling a factory floor process with data from the other connected network. It is built on a dedicated 32-bit RISC micro processor (+60 mips) ensuring fast and secure Ethernet performance. The CANopen interface is an adapter class product allowing fast data exchange. The CANopen slave's data map consists of Process Data Objects (fast data) and Service Data Objects (slow data). The data on the CANopen bus is updated when a change is made or on request from another node. The CANopen interface module is certified by the Can In Automation organization and has proven conformance and interoperability with leading PLCs, SoftPLCs, HMIs and other devices.
Anybus X - Modbus TCP/IP to CC-Link Gateway, AB7643Network GatewayModbus TCP/IPThe Anybus X-gateways are designed for use in Industrial Automation plants where increasingly many different Fieldbus and Ethernet networks are used. The X-gateways help System Integrators to easily interconnect Modbus TCP/IP, Modbus Plus, or Modbus-RTU to virtually any other network, enabling consistent information flow throughout the entire plant. The Ethernet interface consists of an embedded Modbus-TCP 10/100 Mbps interface with IT functionality such as Web-server, SSI-scripts, Flash file system, FTP-server, e-mail client, Telnet. It is possible to build web pages displaying and controlling a factory floor process with data from the other connected network. It is built on a dedicated 32-bit RISC micro processor (+60 mips) ensuring fast and secure Ethernet performance. The CC-Link interface is a slave module for the CC-Link fieldbus system. It contains all the functionality needed to turn an application into a complete CC-Link remote device and it is configured to use the generic PLC profile. The CC-Link interface module is certified by the CLPA organisation and has proven conformance and interoperability with leading PLCs, HMIs and other devices.
Anybus X - Modbus TCP/IP to ControlNet Gateway, AB7636Network GatewayModbus TCP/IPThe Anybus X-gateways are designed for use in Industrial Automation plants where increasingly many different Fieldbus and Ethernet networks are used. The X-gateways help System Integrators to easily interconnect Modbus TCP/IP, Modbus Plus, or Modbus-RTU to virtually any other network, enabling consistent information flow throughout the entire plant. The Ethernet interface consists of an embedded Modbus-TCP 10/100 Mbps interface with IT functionality such as Web-server, SSI-scripts, Flash file system, FTP-server, e-mail client, Telnet. It is possible to build web pages displaying and controlling a factory floor process with data from the other connected network. It is built on a dedicated 32-bit RISC micro processor (+60 mips) ensuring fast and secure Ethernet performance. The ControlNet module can be opened from a ControlNet scanner. The size of the connection can be up to 450 bytes in each direction. The ControlNet module can be read or written to by UCMM (Unscheduled) messages from another ControlNet adapter (slave) or scanner (master). The module is equipped with two BNC contacts for connection to ControlNet. If redundant operation is desired, both connectors are used; otherwise either connector A or B is used. The module is also equipped with a NAP (Network access port) for temporary connection of configuration tools. The minimum Network update time, (NUT), of the module is 5ms. The ControlNet interface module is certified by the ODVA and has proven conformance and interoperability with leading PLCs, HMIs.
Anybus X-gateway - Modbus TCP/IP to DeviceNet Adapter/Slave Gateway, AB7635Network GatewayModbus TCP/IPAnybus X-gateways are designed for use in Industrial Automation plants where increasingly many different Fieldbus and Ethernet networks are used. The X-gateways help System Integrators to easily interconnect Modbus TCP/IP, Modbus Plus, or Modbus-RTU to virtually any other network, enabling consistent information flow throughout the entire plant. The Ethernet interface consists of an embedded Modbus-TCP 10/100 Mbps interface with IT functionality such as Web-server, SSI-scripts, Flash file system, FTP-server, e-mail client, Telnet. It is possible to build web pages displaying and controlling a factory floor process with data from the other connected network. It is built on a dedicated 32-bit RISC micro processor (+60 mips) ensuring fast and secure Ethernet performance. The high-performance DeviceNet Slave interface provides instant connectivity to the DeviceNet network. The module conforms to DeviceNet 2.0. The DeviceNet interface module is certified by the ODVA and has proven conformance and interoperability with leading PLCs, HMIs. Baud rate and MAC ID can be set via DIP switches.
Anybus X-gateway - Modbus TCP/IP to DeviceNet Scanner/Master Bridge/Gateway, AB7630Network GatewayModbus TCP/IPAnybus X-gateways are designed for use in Industrial Automation plants where increasingly many different Fieldbus and Ethernet networks are used. The X-gateways help System Integrators to easily interconnect Modbus TCP/IP, Modbus Plus, or Modbus-RTU to virtually any other network, enabling consistent information flow throughout the entire plant. The Ethernet interface consists of an embedded Modbus-TCP 10/100 Mbps interface with IT functionality such as Web-server, SSI-scripts, Flash file system, FTP-server, e-mail client, Telnet. It is possible to build web pages displaying and controlling a factory floor process with data from the other connected network. It is built on a dedicated 32-bit RISC micro processor (+60 mips) ensuring fast and secure Ethernet performance. The DeviceNet Master interface can act both as a Master/Scanner and/or Adapter/Slave. The entire DeviceNet protocol is implemented into the module. The module manages control of up to 63 DeviceNet slaves. Full DeviceNet configuration can be defined and loaded into the AnyBus-M module via the HMS configuration software NetTool-DN (purchased as a separate accessory) or via Rockwell?s RSNetWorx.
Anybus X Gateway - Modbus-TCP to J1939, AB7665Network GatewayModbus TCP/IPThis Anybus X-gateway provides connectivity between ModbusTCP and a J1939 Heavy Duty vehicle (CAN) network. The X-gateway appears as a ModbusTCP slave/server allowing a ModbusTCP master/client to read or write data from the J1939 network. HMS provides the X-gateway with a Windows-based configuration tool (BWConfig). This PC-based software allows users to map J1939 parameter (PGN) data into a range of memory addressable through the X-gateway ModbusTCP interface. Configuration of the X-gateway is simple using BWConfig and consists of setting up an I/O table containing selected J1939 PGNs and the rate that each will be read to or written from the J1939 network. BWConfig then automatically maps the I/O table to a range of addresses accessible from the X-gateway ModbusTCP interface. The configuration is downloaded from the PC to the X-gateway on an RS232 connection and is saved in FLASH memory.
Anybus X-gateway - Modbus RTU Slave to CC Link Slave, AB7621Network GatewayModbusThe Anybus-X gateway copies I/O-data in both directions thus enabling data exchange between the two networks. Default I/O configuration is 20 bytes Input and 20 bytes Output. Changing default settings is carried out using the RS232 configuration port and a standard terminal interface on a PC, such as Hyper Terminal for Windows. The Modbus RTU Slave interface is implemented according to Modbus Protocol ref guide (PI-MBUS-300). All data is mapped to 3x and 4x Modbus areas meaning the Input Status and Output Register Word areas. The Modbus RTU standard baudrate is 19200 Bit/s but can be modified on the gateway between 1200 Bit/s to 57 600 Bit/s. The CC-Link interface is a slave module for the CC-Link fieldbus system. It contains all the functionality needed to turn an application into a complete CC-Link remote device and it is configured to use the generic PLC profile. The CC-Link interface module is certified by the CLPA organisation and has proven conformance and interoperability with leading PLCs, HMIs.
Anybus X Gateway - Modbus RTU Slave to Modbus Plus Slave, AB7620Network GatewayModbusThe Anybus-X gateway copies I/O-data in both directions thus enabling data exchange between the two networks. Default I/O configuration is 20 bytes Input and 20 bytes Output. Changing default settings is carried out using the RS232 configuration port and a standard terminal interface on a PC, such as Hyper Terminal for Windows. The Modbus RTU Slave interface is implemented according to Modbus Protocol ref guide (PI-MBUS-300). All data is mapped to 3x and 4x Modbus areas meaning the Input Status and Output Register Word areas. The Modbus RTU standard baudrate is 19200 Bit/s but can be modified on the gateway between 1200 Bit/s to 57 600 Bit/s. The Modbus Plus interface is based on licensed chip-set and software from Schneider Electric. Supporting both the Global Database and Register mapping to 3x and 4x registers this module implements a versatile Modbus Plus interface. The Modbus Plus interface module is certified by the Modconnect and has proven conformance and interoperability with leading PLCs, HMIs.
Anybus X Gateway - Modbus RTU Slave to ControlNet Adapter/Slave, AB7869Network GatewayModbusThe Anybus-X gateway copies I/O-data in both directions thus enabling data exchange between the two networks. Default I/O configuration is 20 bytes Input and 20 bytes Output. Changing default settings is very simple and is carried out using the RS232 configuration port and a standard terminal interface on a PC, such as Hyper Terminal for Windows. The Modbus RTU Slave interface is implemented according to Modbus Protocol ref guide (PI-MBUS-300). All data is mapped to 3x and 4x Modbus areas meaning the Input Status and Output Register Word areas. The Modbus RTU standard baudrate is 19200 Bit/s but can be modified on the gateway between 1200 Bit/s to 57 600 Bit/s. The Modbus RTU Slave interface is implemented according to Modbus Protocol ref guide (PI-MBUS-300). All data is mapped to 3x and 4x Modbus areas meaning the Input Status and Output Register Word areas. The Modbus RTU standard baudrate is 19200 Bit/s but can be modified on the gateway between 1200 Bit/s to 57 600 Bit/s.
Anybus X - Modbus RTU Slave to Profibus Slave Gateway, AB7850Network GatewayModbusThe Anybus-X gateway copies I/O-data in both directions thus enabling data exchange between the two networks. Default I/O configuration is 20 bytes Input and 20 bytes Output. Changing default settings is carried out using the RS232 configuration port and a standard terminal interface on a PC, such as Hyper Terminal for Windows. The Profibus DP/DPV1 slave interface is implemented according to the standard IEC61158 as a modular slave, supporting all standard functionality such as Watchdog, Sync and Freeze and diagnostics. Standard DP as well as DPV1 acyclic data services (Class1/Class2) are supported. The Profibus interface module is certified by the Profibus user organization and has proven conformance and interoperability with leading PLCs, HMIs. Profibus address is set via rotary switches 0-99. The Modbus RTU Slave interface is implemented according to Modbus Protocol ref guide (PI-MBUS-300). All data is mapped to 3x and 4x Modbus areas meaning the Input Status and Output Register Word areas. The Modbus RTU standard baudrate is 19200 Bit/s but can be modified on the gateway between 1200 Bit/s to 57 600 Bit/s.
Anybus X - Modbus RTU Slave to Profinet IO Device, AB7659Network GatewayModbusThe Anybus-X gateway copies I/O-data in both directions thus enabling data exchange between the two networks. Default I/O configuration is 20 bytes Input and 20 bytes Output. Changing default settings is carried out using the RS232 configuration port and a standard terminal interface on a PC, such as Hyper Terminal for Windows. The Profinet IO interface is a complete solution for a Profinet IO slave Device. The module is based on the Siemens Profinet IO software technology. The Profinet IO baudrate is 100Mbps (full duplex). The IP-address and additional IP-settings is configured with the Anybus IPconfig utility for Windows. Additional ways to set the IP-address are either via DHCP or the Profinet configuration tool. Four diagnostic LEDs continuously indicate the actual Profinet IO status and possible error messages. The Profinet IO interface uses a normal RJ45 connector for the bus connection. IT-functions like Web-server, e-mail client, FTP-server are supported. IT functions can be used simultaneously with the Profinet IO communication. Modbus/TCP is also supported with "Read Data" functions. The Modbus RTU Slave interface is implemented according to Modbus Protocol ref guide (PI-MBUS-300). All data is mapped to 3x and 4x Modbus areas meaning the Input Status and Output Register Word areas. The Modbus RTU standard baudrate is 19200 Bit/s but can be modified on the gateway between 1200 Bit/s to 57 600 Bit/s.
Anybus X - Modbus RTU Slave to Ethernet Modbus TCP Slave Gateway, AB7641Network GatewayModbus, Modbus TCP/IPThe Anybus-X gateway copies I/O-data in both directions thus enabling data exchange between the two networks. Default I/O configuration is 20 bytes Input and 20 bytes Output. Changing default settings is simple and carried out using the RS232 configuration port and a standard terminal interface on a PC, such as Hyper Terminal for Windows. This gateway is a true Layer 7 gateway that converts application data to/from Ethernet Modbus/TCP <=> Modbus RTU, providing independent handling of each communication interface. For a transparent gateway between Ethernet Modbus/TCP <=> Modbus RTU, please look at the HMS part number AB7702. The Ethernet interface consists of an embedded ModbusTCP 10/100 Mbps interface with IT functionality such as Web-server, SSI-scripts, Flash file system, FTP-server, e-mail client, Telnet. It is possible to build web pages displaying and controlling a factory floor process with data from the other connected network. It is built on a dedicated 32 bit RISC micro processor (+60 mips) ensuring fast and secure Ethernet performance. The EtherNet/ModbusTCP interface module has proven interoperability with leading PLCs, HMIs, other devices. The Modbus RTU Slave interface is implemented according to Modbus Protocol implementation guide (PI-MBUS-300). All data is mapped to 3x and 4x Modbus areas meaning the Input Status and Output Register Word areas. The Modbus RTU standard baud rate is 19200 Bit/s but can be modified on the gateway between 1200 Bit/s to 57 600 Bit/s.
Anybus X - Modbus RTU Slave to Modbus RTU Slave Gateway, AB7899Network GatewayModbusThe Anybus-X gateway copies I/O-data in both directions thus enabling data exchange between the two networks. Default I/O configuration is 20 bytes Input and 20 bytes Output. Changing default settings is very simple and is carried out using the RS232 configuration port and a standard terminal interface on a PC, such as Hyper Terminal for Windows. The gateway consists of two independent ModBus-RTU Slave interfaces, logically and galvanically separated. The Modbus RTU Slave interface is implemented according to Modbus Protocol implementation guide (PI-MBUS-300). All data is mapped to 3x and 4x Modbus areas meaning the Input Status and Output Register Word areas. The Modbus RTU standard baud rate is 19200 Bit/s but can be modified on the gateway between 1200 Bit/s to 57 600 Bit/s.
Anybus X - Modbus RTU Slave to CANopen Slave Gateway, AB7895Network GatewayModbusThe Anybus-X gateway copies I/O-data in both directions thus enabling data exchange between the two networks. Default I/O configuration is 20 bytes Input and 20 bytes Output. Changing default settings is very simple and is carried out using the RS232 configuration port and a standard terminal interface on a PC, such as Hyper Terminal for Windows. The CANopen interface is an adapter class product allowing fast data exchange. The CANopen slave's data map consists of Process Data Objects (fast data) and Service Data Objects (slow data). The data on the CANopen bus is updated when a change is made or on request from another node. The CANopen interface module is certified by the Can In Automation organisation (CANopen conformance: CIA DS-301 V3.0) and has proven conformance and interoperability with leading PLCs, SoftPLCs, HMIs. The Modbus RTU Slave interface is implemented according to Modbus Protocol implementation guide (PI-MBUS-300). All data is mapped to 3x and 4x Modbus areas meaning the Input Status and Output Register Word areas. The Modbus RTU standard baud rate is 19200 Bit/s but can be modified on the gateway between 1200 Bit/s to 57 600 Bit/s.
Anybus X - Modbus RTU Slave to Interbus Slave FO Gateway, AB7890Network GatewayModbus RTUThe Anybus-X gateway copies I/O-data in both directions thus enabling data exchange between the two networks. Default I/O configuration is 20 bytes Input and 20 bytes Output. Changing default settings is very simple and is carried out using the RS232 configuration port and a standard terminal interface on a PC, such as Hyper Terminal for Windows. The Interbus 2Mbps interface with a Fiber Optic bus-interface is an important complement to the standard module for copper-based cabling. The Fiber Optic module is based on the OPC chipset from Phoenix, which gives support for optical diagnostics. This means the unit has a high EMC immunity and also a very low EMC emission. The Interbus interface 2Mbps module is a slave node that can be read from/written to by an Interbus master. Interbus has two ways of exchanging data; one through fast cyclical I/O data called 'Process Data', and one through a somewhat slower protocol called PCP, mainly used for configuration purposes. It supports Interbus PCP V2.0. The module supports up to 10 words of data on the bus, out of which up to four words can be used for PCP. The Modbus RTU Slave interface is implemented according to Modbus Protocol implementation guide (PI-MBUS-300). All data is mapped to 3x and 4x Modbus areas meaning the Input Status and Output Register Word areas. The Modbus RTU standard baud rate is 19200 Bit/s but can be modified on the gateway between 1200 Bit/s to 57 600 Bit/s.
Anybus X - Modbus RTU Slave to Interbus Slave Cu Gateway, AB7884Network GatewayModbus RTUThe Anybus-X gateway copies I/O-data in both directions thus enabling data exchange between the two networks. Default I/O configuration is 20 bytes Input and 20 bytes Output. Changing default settings is very simple and is carried out using the RS232 configuration port and a standard terminal interface on a PC, such as Hyper Terminal for Windows. The Interbus 2Mbps interface module is a slave node that can be read from/written to by an Interbus master. Interbus has two ways of exchanging data; one through fast cyclical I/O data called 'Process Data', and one through a somewhat slower protocol called PCP, mainly used for configuration purposes. It supports Interbus PCP V2.0. The module supports up to 10 words of data on the bus, out of which up to four words can be used for PCP. The Modbus RTU Slave interface is implemented according to Modbus Protocol implementation guide (PI-MBUS-300). All data is mapped to 3x and 4x Modbus areas meaning the Input Status and Output Register Word areas. The Modbus RTU standard baud rate is 19200 Bit/s but can be modified on the gateway between 1200 Bit/s to 57 600 Bit/s.
Anybus X - Modbus RTU Slave to FIP Slave Gateway, AB7877Network GatewayModbus RTUThe Anybus-X gateway copies I/O-data in both directions thus enabling data exchange between the two networks. Default I/O configuration is 20 bytes Input and 20 bytes Output. Changing default settings is very simple and is carried out using the RS232 configuration port and a standard terminal interface on a PC, such as Hyper Terminal for Windows. The FIPIO interface is based an embedded AnyBus-S module providing industrial performance and quality. FIPIO station address can be selected via switches on the end side of the module. A transformer connection on the module provides a isolated fieldbus interface. The Modbus RTU Slave interface is implemented according to Modbus Protocol implementation guide (PI-MBUS-300). All data is mapped to 3x and 4x Modbus areas meaning the Input Status and Output Register Word areas. The Modbus RTU standard baud rate is 19200 Bit/s but can be modified on the gateway between 1200 Bit/s to 57 600 Bit/s.
Anybus X - Modbus RTU Slave to DeviceNet Adapter/Slave Gateway, AB7860Network GatewayModbus RTUThe Anybus-X gateway copies I/O-data in both directions thus enabling data exchange between the two networks. Default I/O configuration is 20 bytes Input and 20 bytes Output. Changing default settings is very simple and is carried out using the RS232 configuration port and a standard terminal interface on a PC, such as Hyper Terminal for Windows. The high performance DeviceNet Slave interface provides instant connectivity to the DeviceNet network. The module conforms to DeviceNet 2.0. The DeviceNet interface module is certified by the ODVA and has proven conformance and interoperability with leading PLCs, HMIs and other devices. Baud rate and MAC ID can be set via DIP switches. The Modbus RTU Slave interface is implemented according to Modbus Protocol implementation guide (PI-MBUS-300). All data is mapped to 3x and 4x Modbus areas meaning the Input Status and Output Register Word areas. The Modbus RTU standard baudrate is 19200 Bit/s but can be modified on the gateway between 1200 Bit/s to 57 600 Bit/s.
Anybus X - Modbus RTU Slave to J1939, AB7612Network GatewayModbus RTUThe Anybus-X J1939 Gateway provides connectivity between a Modbus RTU (serial) network and a J1939 Heavy Duty vehicle (CAN) network. The ABX appears as a Modbus Slave device allowing a Modbus Master to read or write data from the J1939 network. HMS provides the ABX with a Windows based configuration tool (BWConfig). This PC based software allows the user to map J1939 parameter (PGN) data into a range of memory addressable through the ABX Modbus RTU interface. The ABX is configured using BWConfig and consists of setting up an I/O table containing selected J1939 PGNs and the rate that each will be read or written from the J1939 network. BWConfig will automatically map the I/O table to a range of addresses accessible from the ABX Modbus RTU interface. The configuration is downloaded from the PC to the ABX via an RS232 connection and is saved in FLASH memory.
Anybus X - Modbus RTU Slave to Ethernet/IP/Adapter/Slave, AB7839Network GatewayModbus RTUThe Anybus-X gateway copies I/O-data in both directions enabling data exchange between the two networks. Default I/O configuration is 20 bytes Input and 20 bytes Output. Changing default settings is simple and is carried out using the RS232 configuration port and a standard terminal interface on a PC, such as Hyper Terminal for Windows. The Ethernet interface consists of an embedded Ethernet/IP 10/100 Mbps interface with IT functionality such as Web-server, SSI-scripts, Flash file system, FTP-server, e-mail client, Telnet. It is possible to build web pages displaying and controlling a factory floor process with data from the other connected network. It is built on a dedicated 32 bit RISC micro processor (+60 mips). The EtherNet/IP interface module is certified by the ODVA and has proven conformance and interoperability with leading PLCs, HMIs. The Modbus RTU Slave interface is implemented according to Modbus Protocol ref guide (PI-MBUS-300). All data is mapped to 3x and 4x Modbus areas meaning the Input Status and Output Register Word areas. The Modbus RTU standard baudrate is 19200 Bit/s but can be modified on the gateway between 1200 Bit/s to 57 600 Bit/s.
Anybus X Gateway - Modbus RTU Slave to AS-Interface Master, AB7828Network GatewayModbus RTUThe Anybus-X gateway copies I/O-data in both directions enabling data exchange between the two networks. Default I/O configuration is 20 bytes Input and 20 bytes Output. Changing default settings is carried out using the RS232 configuration port and a standard terminal interface on a PC, such as Hyper Terminal for Windows. The AnyBus-M AS-Interface Master module supports up to 62 slaves with a maximum of 248 digital input, 186 output signals. All standard services are available including detailed diagnostics. The network interface is optically isolated and equipped with a two-pin pluggable screw connector. The Master supports intelligent auto-configuration or manual configuration via terminal program such as Hyper Terminal for Windows. The AS-interface module is certified by the AS Interface user organization and has proven conformance and interoperability with leading manufacturers of I/O, sensors, valves etc. The Modbus RTU Slave interface is implemented according to Modbus Protocol ref guide (PI-MBUS-300). All data is mapped to 3x and 4x Modbus areas meaning the Input Status and Output Register Word areas. The Modbus RTU standard baudrate is 19200 Bit/s but can be modified on the gateway between 1200 Bit/s to 57 600 Bit/s.
Anybus X Gateway - Modbus RTU Slave to DeviceNet Scanner/Master, AB7817Network GatewayModbus RTUThe Anybus-X gateway copies I/O-data in both directions thus enabling data exchange between the two networks. Default I/O configuration is 20 bytes Input and 20 bytes Output. Changing default settings is carried out using the RS232 configuration port and a standard terminal interface on a PC, such as Hyper Terminal for Windows. The DeviceNet Master interface can act both as a Master/Scanner and/or Adapter/Slave. The entire DeviceNet protocol is implemented into the module. The module manages control of up to 63 DeviceNet slaves. Full DeviceNet configuration can be defined and loaded into the AnyBus-M module via the HMS configuration software NetTool-DN (purchased as a separate accessory) or via Rockwell?s RSNetWorx. The Modbus RTU Slave interface is implemented according to Modbus Protocol ref guide (PI-MBUS-300). All data is mapped to 3x and 4x Modbus areas meaning the Input Status and Output Register Word areas. The Modbus RTU standard baudrate is 19200 Bit/s but can be modified on the gateway between 1200 Bit/s to 57 600 Bit/s.
Anybus X Gateway - Modbus RTU Slave to Profibus Master, AB7808Network GatewayModbus RTUThe Anybus-X gateway copies I/O-data in both directions thus enabling data exchange between the two networks. Default I/O configuration is 20 bytes Input and 20 bytes Output. Changing default settings is carried out using the RS232 configuration port and a standard terminal interface on a PC, such as Hyper Terminal for Windows. The Profibus interface module is certified by the Profibus user organization and has proven conformance and interoperability with leading manufacturers of I/O, drives, instruments etc. Configuration is downloaded to the module via the RS232 configuration port. The Modbus RTU Slave interface is implemented according to Modbus Protocol ref guide (PI-MBUS-300). All data is mapped to 3x and 4x Modbus areas meaning the Input Status and Output Register Word areas. The Modbus RTU standard baudrate is 19200 Bit/s but can be modified on the gateway between 1200 Bit/s to 57 600 Bit/s.
Anybus® CompactCom C30 - Modbus TCP ChipI/O InterfaceModbus TCPThe Anybus CompactCom C30 chip solution includes network controllers for Profibus, Ethernet networks, and CAN-based networks, all fitted in a small BGA housing of just 10 x 10 mm. This provides a tight and optimized integration between the C30 solution and the host device's processor. CompactCom C30 does not interfere with your host processor. It complements your main application micro-processor by off-loading it from communication tasks.
Anybus Wireless BridgeNetwork GatewayModbus TCPAnybus Wireless Bridge provides a proven wireless Bluetooth or WLAN connection between Industrial Ethernet installations. It's ideal for communication through hazardous areas, hard-to-reach locations or with moving installations where cables are not desirable.
Anybus X-gateway AB9004, Modbus TCP Master/Client to CANopenNetwork GatewayModbus TCPThe X-gateway acts as translator between a Modbus-TCP network and a CANopen network. The primary focus is the fast transfer of cyclic I/O data between the networks. It provides Modbus-TCP Client (Master) functionality to the (downlink) Modbus-TCP network and acts as a CANopen Slave on the control (uplink) network.
Anybus X-gateway AB9009, Modbus TCP Master/Client to CC-LinkNetwork GatewayModbus TCPThe AB9009 Anybus X gateway acts as translator between a Modbus TCP network and a CC-Link network. The primary focus is the fast transfer of cyclic I/O data between the networks. It provides Modbus TCP Client (Master) functionality to the (downlink) Modbus TCP network and acts as a CC-Link Slave on the control (uplink) network.
Anybus X-gateway AB9003, Modbus TCP Master/Client to ControlNetNetwork GatewayModbus TCPThe X-gateway acts as translator between a Modbus TCP network and a ControlNet network. The primary focus is the fast transfer of cyclic I/O data between the networks. It provides Modbus TCP Client (Master) functionality to the (downlink) Modbus TCP network and acts as a ControlNet Slave/Adapter on the control (uplink) network.
Anybus X-gateway AB9002, Modbus TCP Master/Client to DeviceNetNetwork GatewayModbus TCPThe X-gateway acts as translator between a Modbus TCP network and a DeviceNet network. The primary focus is the fast transfer of cyclic I/O data between the networks. It provides Modbus TCP Client (Master) functionality to the (downlink) Modbus TCP network and acts as a DeviceNet Slave/Adapter on the control (uplink) network.
Anybus X-gateway AB9006, Modbus TCP Master/Client to EtherNet/IPNetwork GatewayModbus TCPThe X-gateway acts as translator between a Modbus TCP network and a EtherNet/IP network. The primary focus is the fast transfer of cyclic I/O data between the networks. It provides Modbus TCP Client (Master) functionality to the (downlink) Modbus TCP network and acts as a EtherNet/IP Slave/Adapter on the control (uplink) network.
Anybus X-gateway AB9000, Modbus TCP Master/Client to EtherCATNetwork GatewayModbus TCPThe X-gateway acts as translator between a Modbus TCP network and an EtherCAT network. The primary focus is the fast transfer of cyclic I/O data between the networks. It provides Modbus TCP Client (Master) functionality to the (downlink) Modbus TCP network and acts as a EtherCAT Slave on the control (uplink) network.
Anybus X-gateway AB9005, Modbus TCP Master/Client to Modbus RTU SlaveNetwork GatewayModbus TCPThe X-gateway acts as translator between a Modbus TCP network and a Modbus RTU network. The primary focus is the fast transfer of cyclic I/O data between the networks. It provides Modbus TCP Client (Master) functionality to the (downlink) Modbus TCP network and acts as a Modbus RTU Slave on the control (uplink) network.
Anybus X-gateway AB9008, Modbus TCP Master/Client to Modbus TCP Slave/ServerNetwork GatewayModbus TCPThe X-gateway in this combination acts as a PLC extension by allowing you to extend an existing Modbus TCP network. The primary focus is the fast transfer of cyclic I/O data exchange. It provides Modbus TCP Client (Master) functionality to the (downlink) Modbus TCP network and acts as a Modbus TCP Slave on the existing control (uplink) network.
Anybus X-gateway AB9001, Modbus TCP Master/Client to PROFIBUSNetwork GatewayModbus TCPThe X-gateway acts as translator between a Modbus TCP network and a PROFIBUS network. The primary focus is the fast transfer of cyclic I/O data between the networks. It provides Modbus TCP Client (Master) functionality to the (downlink) Modbus TCP network and acts as a PROFIBUS Slave on the control (uplink) network.
Anybus X-gateway AB9007, Modbus TCP Master/Client to PROFINETNetwork GatewayModbus TCPThe X-gateway acts as translator between a Modbus TCP network and a PROFINET network. The primary focus is the fast transfer of cyclic I/O data between the networks. It provides Modbus TCP Client (Master) functionality to the (downlink) Modbus TCP network and acts as a PROFINET Slave on the control (uplink) network.
Anybus X-gateway AB7308, CANopen-Modbus TCP Slave to CANopen Master/ManagerNetwork GatewayModbus RTUThe X-gateway acts as translator between an existing Modbus TCP network and a CANopen network. The primary focus is the fast transfer of cyclic I/O data between the networks. It provides full CANopen Master/Client functionality to the (downlink) CANopen network and acts as a Modbus TCP Slave on the control (uplink) network.
Anybus X-gateway CANopen AB7305, Modbus RTU Slave to CANopen Master/ManagerNetwork GatewayModbus RTUThe X-gateway acts as translator between an existing Modbus RTU network and a CANopen network. The primary focus is the fast transfer of cyclic I/O data between the networks. It provides full CANopen Master/Client functionality to the (downlink) CANopen network and acts as a Modbus RTU Slave on the control (uplink) network.
Netbiter® EasyConnect EC250 remote communication gatewayRemote Terminal UnitModbus, Modbus TCPWherever your field equipment is located, just simply connect it to an EC250 gateway and you will start to receive data instantly from your field equipment via the cloud-based Netbiter Argos data center, provided free of change from HMS. The EC250's plug-and-play feature makes it possible to perform large scale installations quickly without being an IT/Mobile network expert and makes it possible to monitor and control Modbus devices and networks remotely.

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Configure PLCs and machines remotely with Netbiter® Remote Access
The Netbiter EC350 connects to industrial machinery via Modbus (serial), Ethernet, SNMP, (EtherNet/IP, coming 2014) or I/O and sends data to the cloud-based Netbiter Argos data center via Ethernet or cellular communications.
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New Anybus® gateway generation with Modbus TCP Client/Master functionality from HMS, simplifies system integration
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New two-port version of Anybus CompactCom for Modbus TCP
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Bridging Profibus and Modbus-TCP networks with an Anybus X-gateway
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Anybus New Embedded EtherNet/IP Two-port Module
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HMS Announces Profibus to Modbus Converter
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Emotron's FDU/VFX Variable Speed Drives Support Modbus TCP with Plug-in Anybus Module from HMS
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HMS Industrial Networks introduces Anybus RemoteCom
With Anybus RemoteCom, HMS Industrial Networks introduces a new product series for remote management and control of automation devices. Anybus RemoteCom is equipped with a powerful internal web server for remote access of device data including data logging and trend graph presentation. Anybus RemoteCom connects locally to any automation device equipped with a standard serial Modbus-RTU interface.
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HMS' New Anybus Communicator Serial Gateway Supports EtherCAT Protocol
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HMS works with MatrikonOPC Expanded connectivity for HMS Anybus PCI Cards with OPC Technology
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