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Feature
March 19, 2019 by Piotr Polak is DC2 product manager, industrial communications connectivity solutions, Harting Inc. of North America

In search of the (much smaller) RJ45 successor

While the standard eight-contact RJ45 has plenty of run left – it’s a proven, cost-effective choice for many applications – it’s also butting up against practical limitations in plant and product design.
Product
March 11, 2019 by Stephen Law

Ethernet interface eases data exchange between two protocols

HARTING industrial-suited Edge Computer MICA comes with a secondary Ethernet interface and it can be used to easily exchange and process data between two Ethernet protocols, including wired-to-wireless gateway applications. It is necessary with many Industrie 4.0 applications to separate…
Product
October 10, 2018 by Stephen Law

Ethernet connector enables miniaturization

HARTING ix Industrial Ethernet connector is a smaller and more rugged connector than the standard RJ45, providing Cat. 6A performance for 1/10Gbit/s Ethernet at the control Level. The socket size of the device is 70% smaller than the standard RJ45,…
Product
January 12, 2017 by Stephen Law

Configurable control systems provides flexibility for PROFINET, Ethernet/IP

PILZ PNOZmulti 2 configurable control system for safety and automation applications provides two new communication modules for connection to Ethernet-based systems. With these, the base unit can now be expanded on the left-hand side and can easily be connected to…