PROFINET and PROFIBUS are technologies of PI (PROFIBUS and PROFINET International). Further development and standardization are advanced by PI. For many years, SIMATIC PCS 7 used PROFIBUS in its automation systems to connect the process I/O. PROFINET is now the Ethernet-based variant.


  • Activation of the second Ethernet/PROFINET interface on the SIMATIC PCS 7 CPU 410

  • Use of the ET 200SP including the new analog module with HART as compact I/O

  • Complete integration of SIMOCODE Pro