Abstracts from The Smart Way to Industry 4 with PROFINET Seminars

Keynote: Overview of PI’s current and developing technologies for Industry 4.0 Karsten Schneider, PI Chairman Does Industry 4.0 require entirely … More

W03 – PROFIBUS Diagnostics, the techniques and equipment

A practical session that allows attendees to get hands-on with real devices on a real network. Featuring a DP+PA network consisting of two … More

W06 – Design and function of a functional earth system in copper-based networks

Uncovering the impact of incorrectly designed equipotential equalisation systems. Typically in network installations such as PROFIBUS, a functional earth facility … More

C07 – PROFIcloud and PROFINET

Collating and integrating performance information from multiple locations. The Problem: Businesses now require performance information from different locations, this must be collated and integrated … More

C06 – HART and PROFIBUS – complementary?

The way forward for HART users. HART communication has been around since the early 1980’s. Its vast presence in the … More

C08 – Updated Planning and Commissioning Guidelines for PROFINET

Essential quality criteria for planning and validation of PROFINET networks For PROFINET devices the quality criteria that are checked within … More

C02 – The future of PROFIBUS/PROFINET technology

Future trends and their impact on the networks of the future. Presented by Xaver Schmidt, PI’s expert on PROFINET, this … More

C03 – PROFINET for Machine Builders and OEMs

PROFINET is widely accepted and well proven in plant engineering. This is because a lot of PROFINET functions were defined … More

C14 – PROFIBUS and PROFINET – A perfect match made in Karlsruhe

The PROFIBUS and PROFI­NET communication pro­tocols seem made for each other – which isn’t at all surprising, since good relationships are … More

C11 – PROFIsafe, Considerations for Functional Safety and Security

Why functional safety is important for modern control systems. The presentation will firstly discuss why functional safety is important for … More