Product/Service

High Speed Interface

Source: Siemens Industry Inc., Automation & Drives Technologies

This driver is for the manufacturer's CP 5613 high-performance Profibus PCI card that will allow
This driver is for the manufacturer's CP 5613 high-performance Profibus PCI card that will allow implementation with the Visual Logic Controller (VLC), a PC-based control software package. The special driver is free, and may be downloaded at the Steeplechase website.

The CP 5613 is a PCI network interface under Microsoft Windows NT 4.0, designed to provide reliable, high performance PROFIBUS I/O communications features targeted to PC-based control or HMI applications. According to the manufacturer, users can gain fast and consistent access to process data, as well as fast commissioning through plug-and-play diagnostics tools with no limitations regarding number of connectable slaves or PROFIBUS data volumes.

Siemens Industry Inc., Automation & Drives Technologies, 3333 Old Milton Parkway, Alpharetta, GA 30005. Tel: 800-964-4114; Fax: 408-492-4703.