Industrial Ethernet Design Made Easy
Factory automation, programmable logic controllers (PLC), and motor control manufacturers face the challenge of implementing a wide variety of Industrial Ethernet protocols to support customer requirements. Using a combination of Altera's highly integrated FPGAs and SoCs, easy-to-use development tools, and off-the-shelf intellectual property (IP), you can quickly develop products that are first to market, flexible, and cost effective.
Altera's Industrial Ethernet solutions offer:
Table 1. Available Protocols
|PROFIBUS||Softing||Cyclone® IV, Cyclone V, Arria® II|
|PROFINET RT||Softing||Cyclone IV, Cyclone V|
|PROFINET IRT||Softing||Cyclone IV, Cyclone V|
|EtherCAT||Softing||Cyclone IV, Cyclone V|
|Ethernet POWERLINK||Softing||Cyclone IV, Cyclone V|
|EtherNet/IP Soft DLR||Softing||Cyclone IV, Cyclone V|
|Modbus TCP/IP||Softing||Cyclone IV, Cyclone V|
|PRR/HSR||Flexibilis||Cyclone IV, Cyclone V, Cyclone V SoC|
*Note: Currently supporting slave protocols. Additional protocols may be available. Support for Cyclone V SoC will be available in 2014. Contact your local sales representative for more details.