One Gateway That Can Do It All

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The term "fieldbus" refers to a collection of communication protocols that were introduced to replace 4-20 mA analog signals. Fieldbus protocols include DF1, Profibus and Modbus for serial, and EtherNet/IP, Profinet and Modbus TCP for Ethernet. This  white paper focuses on DF1 and EtherNet/IP, and how to convert between these protocols using a new generation of DF1 and EtherNet/IP communication gateways.