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HMS Industrial Networks AB

Pilefeltsgatan 93-95, Sweden

  • 946 (4635)172900

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Michela Nalin
Phone: 46-351729-93
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Latest New Product News from
HMS Industrial Networks AB

computer hardware & peripherals, test & measuring instruments, machinery & machining tools

PCIe Card can connect PC to any industrial Ethernet network.

April 1, 2015

Based on Anybus and proprietary technologies, IXXAT INpact comes in standard and low-profile formats and lets users connect their PC-based slave application to EtherCAT, EtherNet/IP, Modbus TCP, PROFINET IRT/RT, Powerlink, and standard TCP/IP. Uniform driver concept allows user to switch between protocols without extensive programming as well as utilize future protocol extensions and developments. Two-port Ethernet interface (10/100 Mbit, RJ45s) supports protocol-specific switch functions. Read More

computer hardware & peripherals, controls & controllers

Embedded PC combines machine control, network connectivity.

November 13, 2014

As stand-alone, embedded PC with up to 1 GB RAM as well as 24 inputs and outputs, IXXAT Econ 100 combines machine control with fieldbus and industrial Ethernet capabilities of Anybus technology. This fanless, ARM-based platform incorporates Linux OS and multi-protocol support and several on-board interfaces: 2 Ethernet, 2 CAN, and 2 USB. Supported expansion board offers analog and digital I/O as well as slot for HMS Anybus CompactCom modules, serial interface, and 512 MB NVRAM. Read More

computer hardware & peripherals

Ethernet Hardware accommodates any industrial Ethernet network.

September 26, 2014

Anybus CompactCom for Common Ethernet includes Ethernet hardware that may be loaded with PROFINET, EtherCAT, EtherNet/IP, or Ethernet POWERLINK, allowing device manufacturers to download desired protocol to CompactCom chip, brick, or module prior to customer delivery. Built on Anybus CompactCom technology powered by Anybus NP40 network processor, communication solution supports IT functions by default, which enables use as Ethernet TCP/IP solution. Read More

computer hardware & peripherals

Communication Gateway remotely manages industrial equipment.

November 20, 2013

Connecting to industrial machinery via Modbus, SNMP, EtherNet/IP, or I/O, Netbiter EC350 sends data to cloud-based Netbiter Argos server via Ethernet or cellular communications. Unit features built-in GPS receiver, 512 MB Flash/1,024 MB RAM memory capacity, and support for 5 different 3G bands. With Remote Access functionality, users can open up secure connection to remote machinery and configure or operate it from any location using standard software applications. Read More

communication systems & equipment, computer hardware & peripherals

CAN Repeaters reduce wiring and increase system reliability.

September 5, 2013

IXXAT repeaters, which enable coupling of 2 or more CAN network segments, let machine builders and system integrators use extended CAN topologies and come in several variants for copper and fiber-optic wiring. Along with integrated galvanic isolation, features include anti-noise circuit that eliminates effects of EMI. Built-in CAN bus choke provides protection against signal peaks, and CAN lines are protected among each other and against power supply up to 4 kV depending on type of repeater. Read More

computer hardware & peripherals, electronic components & devices, machinery & machining tools

Embedded Communications Router connects to industrial networks.

November 16, 2012

Anybus® CompactCom™ 40-series features NP40 network processor and reprogrammable CompactCom hardware to support several networks. Unit installs into industrial device and firmware is downloaded to establish network connection. Suitable for industrial Ethernet and fieldbus applications with fast network cycles and synchronization demands, such as servo drive systems, product is available in chip, to integrate with PCB, brick, or interchangeable communication module form factors. Read More

communication systems & equipment, computer hardware & peripherals, test & measuring instruments, green & clean

M-Bus System helps users optimize energy consumption.

June 8, 2012

Consisting of M-Bus converter and Anybus Communicator gateway, M-Bus System enables communication between M-Bus and any industrial network. Transparent M-Bus converter, working as M-Bus master, converts M-Bus signals to RS232 and enables connection of up to 10 standard M-Bus slave devices. Configured using included Windows-based software, Anybus Communicator translates RS232 signal to chosen fieldbus or Industrial Ethernet network. Typical applications include electricity, gas, and water metering. Read More

computer hardware & peripherals

Modbus TCP 2-Port Module eliminates need for external switches.

June 6, 2011

Providing two 100 Mbps full duplex Ethernet interfaces with RJ45 connectors, 2-port Anybus CompactCom for Modbus TCP enables industrial device manufacturers to achieve connectivity to Modbus TCP. Built-in switch, which reduces need for external switches and factory wiring, makes it possible to build networks in normal fieldbus style (daisy chain). Core is composed of NP30 MPU with integrated fast Ethernet controller as well as RAM and Flash memories for Modbus TCP device software stack. Read More

computer hardware & peripherals

Automation Network Gateway bridges EtherNet/IP and CANopen networks. .

March 31, 2011

With Anybus® X-gateway(TM) CANopen, system integrators can transfer I/O data between automation devices on EtherNet/IP and CANopen. After initial configuration, unit passes up to 510 bytes of input and 510 bytes of output data transparently between EtherNet/IP and CANopen. Up to 126 CANopen slaves can be connected to gateway using up to 128 receive PDOs and 128 transmit PDOs. Powered by 24 V industrial power supply, configurable gateway mounts to standard DIN rail. Read More

computer hardware & peripherals

CanOpen Gateways support various fieldbus communications.

November 24, 2010

Anybus X-gateway series allow any CANopen enabled device with slave functionality to communicate with 10 other fieldbus or industrial Ethernet networks. Embedded into slim plastic housing and based on HMS NP30 microprocessor, products offer DIN rail mounting and operate from 24 V power supply. Gateways do not require programming and transmit I/O data transparently between two networks. They integrate into any kind of industrial automation system. Read More

communication systems & equipment, computer hardware & peripherals

Serial Gateways include DF1 serial protocol support.

September 1, 2010

Anybus® Communicator(TM) gateways enable connection of industrial devices that support Rockwell Automation DF1 protocol to 14 industrial network types, including DeviceNet, EtherNet/IP, ControlNet, Modbus/TCP, Profibus-DP, ProfiNet, and CANopen. Promoting integration, gateways also offer selectable serial RS-232/422/485-interface that enables users to choose between connecting one or several DF1 devices to Anybus Communicator. Read More

computer hardware & peripherals, test & measuring instruments

CANopen Extension Module is designed for SIMATIC ET200S I/O system.

July 8, 2010

Series 1 SI CANopen extension module integrates CAN 2.0A with CANopen devices and can also be used for transmission/reception of any CAN 2.0A frame regardless of overlaying CAN application protocol. Module fits mechanically into standard ET200S system rack and can be engineered with STEP7 that supports configuration and diagnostics. Unit also includes PLC function blocks which are used to create and analyze CAN 2.0A frames directly in PLC program. Read More

communication systems & equipment, computer hardware & peripherals

Gateway bridges Profibus and Modbus-TCP networks.

April 15, 2010

Anybus® X-gateway(TM) allows plant-floor devices on Profibus network to communicate with devices on Modbus-TCP network and vice versa. It functions as server (slave) on Modbus-TCP network and as master on Profibus side. After configuration has been downloaded into X-gateway, it passes up to 512 byte of input and 512 byte of output data transparently between Modbus-TCP and Profibus. Embedded web server on Modbus-TCP side supports web based remote diagnostics and visualization. Read More

computer hardware & peripherals, test & measuring instruments

Interface Module endows Siemens' ET200S with CANopen support.

November 20, 2009

Plug-in 1SI CANopen extension module brings CANopen connectivity to Siemens SIMATIC ET200S distributed I/O system, allowing integration of CANopen-enabled devices into Siemens Profibus- and Profinet-based automation architecture. Mechanically fitting into standard ET200 system rack, module can be used in combination with all other Siemens modules of ET200S series. Integration into Step7 helps minimize engineering efforts. Read More

computer hardware & peripherals

Gateway bridges Profibus and SAE J1939 (CAN) networks.

October 21, 2009

Operating concurrently as Profibus-DP Slave on Profibus network and as CAN node on J1939 network, Anybus® lets Profibus-DP Master read and write J1939 network data for control/monitoring tasks. Data is exchanged from network-based or user-defined configuration, and included configuration tool lets user map J1939 parameter (PGN) data into I/O tables. Also, J1939 transport protocol handler rejects incoming session requests for PGN/Address pairs not configured as input data points. Read More

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