You will learn about the basic properties of the PROFIBUS fieldbus, its application areas, become acquainted with the limitations of PROFIBUS in process automation, find out about the bus access procedure and the PROFIBUS DP communication profile, and also become familiar with the configuration possibilities. The WBT can be ordered directly online and is then immediately available for one year in your individual online learning environment.
Chapter 1: Master-slave principle
Standardization of PROFIBUS
Distributed I/O and automation devices
Bus access by automation devices
Chapter 2: Transmission technology
Transmission standard EIA RS-485 and intrinsically safe RS-485-iS