EtherCAT Controller and Slice I/O
Advantech introduces the compact EtherCAT Controller and Slice I/O - designed with the smallest programmable automation controller (PAC) in the Core i class processor, modular I/O, and a PCIe communication interface. EtherCAT Controller and Slice I/O integrates gateway, motion control, I/O data acquisition, fieldbus, machine vision, and device networking into one control platform.
Wireless I/O Modules
Advantech’s WISE-4000 wireless I/O modules leverage Wireless Ethernet and Low-Power Wide-Area Network (LPWAN) technology to provide sensor-integrated nodes, IP65-rated nodes, and solar rechargeable nodes. These wireless I/O modules are equipped with data collection, wireless transmission, and power supply features aimed at industrial and outdoor applications.
Wireless Sensing Devices
Advantech introduces a variety of new wireless sensing devices to the market to lead the way with IoT sensing technology. Moreover, by offering various cloud platforms with MQTT and CoA eprotocol support, WISE IoT sensing devices facilitate and simplify big data acquisition applications.
Proprietary LPWAN and Private LoRa Solution
LPWAN technology is suitable for applications requiring low-data-rate and long-range data transmission while maintaining long battery life with minimal cost and low levels of interference. Advantech provides several LPWAN and LoRa device standards to meet different long-range sensing requirements.
NB-IoT Device-to-Cloud Solution
Advantech has created a plug-and-play NB-IoT device-to-cloud solution in cooperation with telecom operators and wireless module suppliers. The solution assists smart city solution developers with obtaining field site information on widely dispersed facilities through NB-IoT by displaying, storing, and analyzing data on cloud platforms.