From the shop floor to the distribution center, managing a public utility or the flow of city traffic, controlling building access or monitoring the HVAC systems, industry is ever more dependent on acquiring information quickly and securely. It's the key to increasing productivity, improving customer quality and employee safety, controlling inventory, and cutting operating costs. The ability to connect your automation equipment to central controlling applications or a remote operator via a browser, in real time, provides an important component to a cost affective automation solution.
Perle Automation Networking products are the best choice for connecting virtually any type of automation device to a corporate network or the Internet. With Perle, any SCADA system including PLCs, RTUs, OPC devices, HMIs, traffic controllers, environmental sensors, parking automation devices, relays, switches and valves that utilize digital (discrete) I/O, analog I/O, pulse I/O or serial interfaces can all have secure access and control using today’s most advanced networking technologies. Perle’s Automation Networking products feature:
The IOLAN SDS I/O has the ability to monitor, over any IP network, environmental alarms, intrusion detection, relay contact closures and equipment failure. A remote operator or through application control, opening and closing of integrated relay contacts or activation of digital output signals can be incorporated into any response of a critical event.
From barcode scanners to programmable logic controllers (PLCs), there are thousands of devices that utilize a serial interface for communications. Industrial serial to Ethernet conversion products from Perle allows users to monitor or control equipment across the network.
Reliable, high speed PCI Serial Cards with 1 to 16 port software selectable RS232, RS422, RS485 interfaces is the perfect solution for industrial applications.