Communications & Networking
By Mary Del
Sept. 29, 2014 – Wago’s PFC200 offers advanced, compact, computing power in an easy-to-use environment for PLC programming and process visualization, the company says. It features a high-speed processor, 256 MB of memory, compatibility with NTP, SNMP, HTTPS and FTPS protocols, and two switched Ethernet ports. The PFC200 acts as a fieldbus gateway to switch field devices between MODBUS TCP/UD/RTU, CAN, PROFIBUS, Smart Grid and Serial RS-232/RS-485. A 600-MHz ARM Cortex A8 processor offers high-speed processing and support of 64-bit variables, the company says.