The Edge Router pushes data to Cloud-based services like AWS and Azure.
From there, users can run further analytics, create user dashboards, and gather insights.
The Edge Router connects to the new and legacy PLC controls.
It supports over 40 communication drivers including EtherNet/IP, Profinet, OPC, Modbus TCP, EtherCAT.
An Industrial Cellular Router version is available for remote and mobile applications.
The Cellular Router works on global GSM networks worldwide and is available in 2G/3G/3G+ and 4G versions.
The Edge Router supports standard MQTT and AMQP protocols.
The solution can be easily scaled across industries and applications, including Water/Wastewater, SCADA, Renewable Energy, and Discrete Automation.
The Edge Router is designed for tough industrial applications. It is DIN Rail mount and is powered with 24VDC. The router can operate in temperature ranges of 0 … 50 C.
The MQTT video tutorial will step you through the process of setting up a Compactlogix PLC to a KEB C6 Edge Router using the Amazon cloud service AWS, KEB’s COMBIVIS Studio HMI Software and KEB’s COMBIVIS Connect software to securely configure the data to push from the PLC to the cloud.
MQTT protocol uses a pub/sub model that allows subscribed units to receive info on any topic to which they’re subscribed.
Publisher units can send info to an unlimited number of topics and subscribers.
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