The new PLX30 gateways provide one Ethernet port and up to four isolated serial ports. Designed with Client and Server support, the new gateways enable communication between EtherNet/IP, Modbus Serial, Modbus TCP/IP and ASCII devices.
The new PLX30 gateways support multiple I/O connections to EtherNet/IP-enabled Programmable Automation Controllers providing real-time transfer of up to 4000 words of data between various devices such as HMIs and SCADA systems, power monitors and flow computers.
Key advantages of PLX30 gateways:
- All serial ports are individually configurable to provide a flexible host or device interface solution
- Tight integration with RSLogix 5000
- Flexible communication methods
- Disaster recovery feature
- Remote diagnostics