Distributed modular controls architecture
With Balluff's networking and connectivity portfolio, you can build resilient I/O architectures to fit your needs with your choice of network. Balluff portfolio is geared towards reducing your bill of material changes if you building machines with several different networks or eases inventory management for spare parts if you are a manufacturer.
Balluff's networking portfolio is fueled with IO-Link that enhances the architecture providing exceptional expansion capabilities to offer tremendous flexibility for the future. As the network modules that serv as IO-Link masters are also IIoT and Industry 4.0 capable, offers you the scalability and readiness for the next generation of manufacturing when you are ready
- IO-Link master with various bus connections
- IO-Link hubs for sensor/actuator connection
- Inductive coupler valve manifold connection