Softing’s PROFIBUS PA field device protocol software is optimized with respect to size, performance, and portability to support customer-specific hardware platforms. It is especially targeted to 16 Bit low-power microcontrollers and includes the complete range of protocol features for implementing conformant PROFIBUS PA field devices.
|PROFIBUS PA Field Devices Software
|Minimum Hardware Requirements
|32 Bit, e.g. ARM Cortex-M, Renesas RX, ...
|> 256 KB
|> 64 KB
|4 KB, e.g. as EEPROM / FRAM
|Number of Channels
|Softing UFC100, (Siemens SPC4-2) (TI DAC8740)
|Per-unit license fee for use of the PROFIBUS PA field device stack in individual field devices.
Protected by Security EEPROM. One-year maintenance contract recommended
|Available Function Blocks
|Analog Input (AI), Analog Output (AO), Discrete Input (DI), Discrete Output (DO), Totalizer (TOT)
|Scope of Delivery
|Application Programming Interface (API) manual
|PROFIBUS PA Device Stack License
|Additional Products and Services
|Maintenance Contract for PROFIBUS PA Field Device Software
|Unified Fieldbus Controller UFC-100-L2
|Certification service PROFIBUS PA Physical Layer test
|Pre-certification service PROFIBUS PA test
|commModule MBP Evaluation Kit
|Introductory Training “PROFIBUS PA”
This training is not offered as a standard training course, but tailored to individual customer requirements.
It is usually held as part of a workshop related to with an integration project.