The NETLink PRO Compact can be used as a programmer for an S7 PLC and/or as a PC interface. The device is packaged inside a conventional Profibus plug, and has a direct Ethernet port connection. The device supports MPI, PPI and Profibus, and automatically detects the correct communication used by the PLC.
Typical uses of the device include:
Programming adaptor to download your Step 7 or PCS7 PLC program Connect your PLC to an HMI or visualization via ethernet Access PLC data via ethernet , or use OPC using the S7/S7 OPC server (can be purchased with the NETLink PRO) Remote logging: Access your PLC data over the internet.
Configuration of the NETLink PRO is done via its integrated webpage.