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IT-Friendly Ethernet Gateway for Optimizing PROFIBUS/PROFINET Automation Networks Available from Moxa

PROFIBUS-to-PROFINET Ethernet GatewayTaipei, Taiwan, March 31, 2013—One of the biggest advances in industrial manufacturing in recent years is the trend ofconnecting all management processes, as well as control and field level devices to one network, and operators are looking for economical ways of connecting legacy devices to a network, especially solutions that leverage existing IT management technologies. In answer to this need, Moxa is pleased to announce the release of the MGate 5102-PBM-PN PROFIBUS-to-PROFINET gateways, which featureIT management toolsto provide a second level of protection for automation networks.

“Moxa’s MGate Ethernet gateways not only provide innovative technology that can bridge PROFIBUS devices (PROFIBUS drives or meters) to PROFINET masters (SCADA or Siemens PLCs) with ease, but also leverage IT management tools for effortless management,” said Jun Chuang, product manager for Industrial Ethernet Gateways. In addition, the MGate 5102-PBM-PNhas a rugged design with optional built-in optical isolation, -40 to 75°C wide-temperature operation, and microSD card for configuration backup, ensuring reliable performance for use in industrial applications such as oil & gas, power, process automation, and factory automation.

Download our new white paper and brochure for further information on how industrial Ethernet gateways can optimize your industrial network integration (https://www.moxa.com/MGate_Gateway).



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Moxa is a leading provider of edge connectivity, industrial computing, and network infrastructure solutions for enabling connectivity for the Industrial Internet of Things. With over 30 years of industry experience, Moxa has connected more than 50 million devices worldwide and has a distribution and service network that reaches customers in more than 70 countries. Moxa delivers lasting business value by empowering industry with reliable networks and sincere service for industrial communications infrastructures. Information about Moxa’s solutions is available at www.moxa.com.