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HMS Industrial Networks, Inc.

900 W. Jackson Blvd. Ste. 2w, Chicago, IL, 60607, USA

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HMS Industrial Networks, Inc.

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Anybus® Wireless Bridge™ II meets IP65 protection rating.

April 4, 2017

Supporting up to 400 m of reliable wireless communication, Anybus® Wireless Bridge™ II can be used as access point for smartphones or tablets within range. Featuring two M12 connectors for power and network connectivity, unit can be configured using push button or through integrated web interface. Unit can communicate through Bluetooth or WLAN and is used in hard-to-reach or hazardous... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Computer Hardware & Peripherals

EtherNet/IP Linking Device enables serial communication.

November 18, 2016

Enabling highly integrated communication between Rockwell Automation PLCs and devices on Modbus-TCP, EtherNet/IP Linking Device doesn´t affect PLC execution time even when large amounts of data are transferred. Allowing connection via single Ethernet cable, device supports ODVA´s Device Level Ring for ring topology. Supporting 8000 bytes of IO data in total, unit offers data access from I/O... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Anybus CompactCom 40-series module supports generic device profiles.

November 14, 2016

Offering both embedded and stand-alone gateway solutions, Anybus CompactCom 40-series provides automation devices connectivity to any industrial network. Certified by CC-Link user organization (CLPA), device offers CC-Link IE Field connectivity in module and brick format. Designed for slave communication, units can handle up to 1536 bytes of process data in each direction. Anybus offers... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Anybus Wireless Bolt configures and connects smart devices to WLAN or Bluetooth.

October 5, 2016

Mounted on a machine or cabinet, Anybus Wireless Bolt facilitates wireless access via WLAN, Bluetooth or Bluetooth Low Energy. Enabling configuration via a regular tablet or smartphone, wireless bolt allows Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) to a machine and use it as an HMI, as well as to connect a machine to a cloud service. Anybus Bolt features a wireless range of up to 100 meters, and communicates... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

EtherNet/IP Linking Device supports Rockwell PLCs.

May 4, 2016

With Serial EtherNet/IP Linking Device, user can connect any serial device to Rockwell ControlLogix® or CompactLogix® PLC. Product makes is possible to include any automation device with serial RS-232/422/485 interface in EtherNet/IP-based network architecture. It supports variety of serial protocols including Modbus, DF1, produce/consume, ASCII, and custom protocols. Since device can be... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Edge Gateways foster IT systems/factory floor communication.

March 14, 2016

Available for PROFIBUS and PROFINET, Anybus .NET gateways enable real-time data from industrial machinery to be presented to .NET-based IT applications. This functionality lets .NET programmers acquire data directly from PLC system while on other side of the edge for use in applications for statistics, analysis, or maintenance. Communication is set up within couple of minutes, which... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Controls & Controllers, Electrical Equipment & Systems

IoT Gateways enable industrial equipment-power grid communication.

February 19, 2016

Anybus SG-gateways enable communication between industrial devices running Modbus, PROFIBUS, PROFINET, EtherNet/IP, or M-Bus and energy protocols (IEC61850 and IEC60870-5-104). Able to act as both master and slave, devices also enable connection of Intelligent Electronic Devices (IEDs), which communicate over IEC-standards, to industrial networks and allow PLC-based control. Gateways... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices, Mounting & Attaching Products

Connectivity Devices can accommodate any network requirement.

May 19, 2015

Targeting drives and motion applications, Anybus CompactCom 40-series enables drives manufacturers to comply with such profile specifications as PROFIdrive, EtherCAT DS402, and transparent DS402 on other networks. Process data latency is lower than 15 µsec, and 1,500 bytes of process data can be transferred in each direction. Accelerating testing and compliance, products are pre-certified for... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals

PCIe Card connects PC to any industrial Ethernet network.

March 11, 2015

Based on Anybus CompactCom technology, IXXAT INpact is available in standard and low-profile formats and supports all leading industrial Ethernet standards. Users can connect PC-based slave application to EtherCAT, EtherNet/IP, Modbus TCP, PROFINET IRT/RT, Powerlink, and standard TCP/IP. With NP40 multi-protocol processor, FPGA-based concept, and uniform driver interface, IXXAT INpact is suited... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Gateway connects M-Bus measuring devices to Modbus-TCP.

March 5, 2015

Used primarily in buildings with electricity, gas, and water meters, Anybus M-Bus to Modbus TCP Gateway decodes M-Bus telegrams and maps meter values to Modbus registers. Mapping and configuration is done in web-based configuration tool, allowing user to set up gateway without any programming. It is possible to connect up to 20 M-Bus slaves and enable them to communicate on Modbus-TCP network. By... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Communication Gateway remotely monitors EtherNet/IP equipment.

December 18, 2014

With Netbiter EasyConnect 300-Series, automation devices using EtherNet/IP can be monitored and controlled via web. Users can configure devices remotely, log trends, monitor performance over time, and get alarm/event notifications when critical thresholds are reached. Via LAN port, users can connect via UCMM, which is acyclic messaging channel separate from control loop messaging. Additional... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Gateway configures EtherNet/IP devices remotely.

December 1, 2014

Netbiter Remote Management solution allows automation devices using EtherNet/IP to be monitored and controlled via Web. By connecting Netbiter EasyConnect 300-series gateway, users of EtherNet/IP-based equipment can perform maintenance from any location. Solution offers connectivity to Modbus devices as well. Through LAN port on gateway, users can connect via UCMM. Other features include... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Test & Measuring Instruments

CAN Cards for PCI Bus support up to 4 high-/low-speed channels.

November 7, 2014

Modularly expandable CAN-IB300/PCI and CAN-IB400/PCI let users connect computer to CAN-system for control applications and perform analysis, configuration, and troubleshooting. While CAN-IB300/PCI is passive card, active CAN-IB400/PCI has 32-bit MCU system that enables intelligent handling and active filtering of messages sent and received on card. Interfaces can be equipped with up to 4 LIN... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Anybus Gateway makes Modbus devices talk BACnet.

October 10, 2014

With Anybus BACnet to Modbus Gateway, it is possible to connect Modbus devices to BACnet network. Gateway handles conversion between Modbus and BACnet/IP and makes each connected Modbus device appear as BACnet compliant device. Two ports are available on gateway to connect to serial Modbus (RTU and ASCII) and Ethernet (BACnet/IP and Modbus TCP). When connected, users will benefit from library of... Read More


Data Analysis Software tests and maintains CAN networks.

June 16, 2014

Suited for industrial and automotive systems, IXXAT canAnalyser v3 supports up to 64 CAN channels simultaneously with Multi-Board Support, and displays information by means of uniform time base. Signal transmit module enables network devices to be simulated on process level without underlying CAN communication having to be known in detail. Statistics scripts, for analysis of frequency... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Ethernet Gateway facilitates industrial networking.

May 14, 2014

Designed to meet needs of automation industry, Anybus X-gateways enable communication between two industrial networks (fieldbus or industrial Ethernet) in industrial applications. USB interface lets users connect gateway to PC and configure network communication via Windows®-based tool; no programming is necessary. Several industrial Ethernet versions include integrated dual-port Ethernet... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Test & Measuring Instruments

Embedded Modules enable multi-network connectivity.

May 12, 2014

Available in chip, brick, and module form factors, Anybus CompactCom 40-Series is based on Anybus NP40 network processor and is available for industrial applications that require fieldbus or real-time Ethernet connectivity. Products support major industrial networks, including EtherCAT, POWERLINK, EtherNet/IP, PROFINET, and PROFIBUS. Offering close to zero delay between devices and real-time... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Ethernet Adapter fosters flexible communication adoption.

April 21, 2014

Offering close to zero delay between devices and real-time networks, Anybus® CompactCom™ 40-series provides automation devices with connectivity via EtherCAT, POWERLINK, EtherNet/IP, PROFINET, and PROFIBUS. Embedded communication solution, based on Anybus NP40 network processor, comes in Chip, Brick, and Module form factors. After integration of generic Anybus interface... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Controls & Controllers, Sensors Monitors & Transducers

Remote Management System configures PLCs and machines.

April 15, 2014

Part of Netbiter Remote Management solution, Netbiter Remote Access provides instant, secure communication tunnel to remote equipment, such as PLCs and machines. Product enables users to employ their usual PLC configuration software such as Rockwell RSlogix® or Siemens TIA Portal®, just as if they were connected to machine on site, making it possible to instantly take action if problem... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Industrial Network Interfaces offer Powerlink connectivity.

March 27, 2014

Available in chip, brick, and module formats, Anybus CompactCom 40-Series enables fast communication between host device and Powerlink. Products enable process data latency of less than 15 µs and allow up to 1,500 bytes of process data in each direction. Featuring integrated Ethernet hub implemented in Anybus NP40 network processor, devices support Multiplexing and... Read More

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