Industrial Networking

Industrial Networking

  • Introduction to Industrial networking

    • Introduction to Industrial networking

    • Basic network knowledge, supported by demonstrations and practical assignments;

    • Data communication and networking used in plants

    • Serial connections: RS232/RS422/RS485

    • Sensor and Control-level Networks

    • Introduction to network equipment, Routing, Switching

  • Introduction to commonly used networking protocols – Fieldbus, Profibus, Modbus, Ethernet, Control Net, HART Communication

    • OSI model

    • Available networks (Master/Slave, Client/Server and producer/Consumer)

    • Communication relations (Point to Point, Multicast and Broadcast)

    • Transmission media (Cables, Wireless)

    • Network Standards

  • Practical Sessions on Modbus and Profibus protocols

    • Transmission medium

    • Physical characteristics and installation details

    • Data link functions

    • Addressing

    • Master Slave Mode

    • Remote I/O System

    • Sharing / Accessing Data on network

  • Troubleshooting

    • Common symptoms, problems and solutions

    • How to quickly identify likely causes

    • Communications issues

    • Grounding/shielding/noise