Automation Technology

SIMATIC Fieldbus Calculator

The design requirements for the fieldbus segments consist of the optimum combination of application area, scaling and topology. It is important to observe physical and system-related stipulations and restrictions in this regard.

The SIMATIC Fieldbus Calculator provides help in designing and calculating fieldbus segments:

Scope of the SIMATIC Fieldbus Calculator:

  • Flexible planning of fieldbus segments
    - Changing of cable lengths
    - Relocating field devices

  • Information on limit violation of individual electrical variables

  • Analysis and expansion of existing configurations