Mitsubishi's CC-Link IE Field network offers expanded connectivity and increased flexibility
Mitsubishi Electric’s CC-Link IE Field network offers expanded connectivity. The upgrades include remote I/O blocks for digital input and output, analog input and output, and high-speed input. Other upgrades include a CC-Link gateway for access to existing CC-Link equipment, and a number of new CC-Link IE Field cables and accessories. The CC-Link IE Field and CC-Link gateway provide access to CC-Link equipment without requiring a programmable logic controller.
Key features of the CC-Link IE Field network include:
- One gigabit-per-second transmission speed
- Inherent determinism without Ethernet switches
- Flexible topology
- Seamless data communication
- Integration with TCP/IP field devices