CLPA to show CC-Link IE at SPS/IPC/Drives show

CLPA (CC-Link Partner Association) has taken its biggest ever exhibition stand at the 2007 SPS/IPC/Drives/Electric Automation show, which is taking place at Nuremberg, Germany, from 27-29 November. In particular, CLPA will be highlighting the first European presentation of CC-Link IE, a deterministic 1Gbps Industrial Ethernet version of CC-Link running on an optical fibre network, and scheduled for full launch in early 2008.

CC-Link is an open network protocol that allows control equipment and field devices from different vendors to be used freely together within a control system. With the new CC-Link IE, it is now a full family of products that allows seamless communication, from the sensor level on the shopfloor, through various management levels to comprehensive enterprise reporting. Alongside these are specialist variants such as a safety version that ensures safe operation of machinery and plant and compliance with all relevant safety standards.

A number of working demonstrations can be seen on the stand, which at 50m2 is twice the size of the CLPA stand in 2006. There will also be an increased display of CC-Link-compatible products from worldwide CLPA members. CLPA membership is approaching 1000 companies, over half of whom are non-Japanese manufacturers. CC-Link was developed in Japan by Mitsubishi Electric, and Asia remains its strongest territory. However, all rights to the underlying technology have been placed in the international public domain so that companies anywhere in the world are free to develop compatible products.

Proving how open CC-Link has become, there are now seven different manufacturers making 17 different master stations, with 21 manufacturers making I/O devices, and 21 different variable speed drive manufacturers making interfaces. In total over 850 CC-Link-compatible devices are available from partner members worldwide.

Services offered on the stand will be consultancy and advice on all aspects of CC-Link connectivity, software configuration tools, optimising network performance and general installation advice, including free parts kits that can be made available to assist regular members with the development of compatible products.

CC-Link is one of the world's leading open fieldbus networks, with over 4million installed nodes. It is said to be by far the dominant network in Asia.

Visit the CLPA on stand number 323 in hall 6 from 27-29 November 2007. At 11:40 on 27 November at stand 8-420, CLPA will also make a presentation entitled The development of high-speed open Ethernet networks for improving automation and productivity at which the new integrated network concept will be explained in more detail.

CC-Link Partner Association - Europe (CLPA)

Gothaer Strasse 8
40880 Ratingen
GERMANY

+44 (0)7768 338708

partners@clpa-europe.com

www.clpa-europe.com

More from CC-Link Partner Association - Europe (CLPA)

Time Sensitive Networking – what’s in it for machine builders?

Posted 3 months ago

CLPA creates Global Strategic Advisor role for Smart Factories

Posted 9 months ago

Benefits of TSN discussed at ARC Industry Forum Europe 2019

Posted 1 year ago

CLPA to show Ethernet innovation at SPS IPC Drives Italia 2019

Posted 1 year ago

CC-Link IE TSN attracts attention at Hannover Messe

Posted 1 year ago

Why is 100Mbit industrial Ethernet insufficient for Industry4.0?

Posted 1 year ago

Why open industrial networks are essential for Smart Factories

Posted 1 year ago

CC-Link IE TSN: the next-generation Ethernet-based network

Posted 2 years ago

Factory networks take a big step forward at SPS 2018

Posted 2 years ago

CC-Link IE is Mitsubishi's network of choice for Industry 4.0

Posted 2 years ago

Slip rings use CC-Link IE for gigabit data transfer

Posted 2 years ago

Coupler enables interoperability between CC-Link IE and Profinet

Posted 2 years ago

CLPA highlights growth of CC-Link IE development options

Posted 3 years ago

CLPA OPC UA companion specification for CSP+ for Machine

Posted 3 years ago

Is Gigabit Industrial Ethernet key for Industry 4.0 goals?

Posted 3 years ago

Working group: security for open industrial automation networks

Posted 3 years ago

Hilscher plans first "˜coupler' between CC-Link IE and PROFINET

Posted 3 years ago

Benefits of open gigabit Ethernet illustrated at ARC Forum

Posted 3 years ago

Integrated factory automation networks key to Industry 4.0

Posted 3 years ago

CC-Link Partner Association at SPS Italia 2017

Posted 3 years ago

Implementing Ethernet at the field device level

Posted 3 years ago

Working with multiple networks and growth in Asia

Posted 3 years ago

CLPA webinar shows benefits of open gigabit industrial Ethernet

Posted 3 years ago

Weidmüller develops CC-Link IE products to drive Industry 4.0

Posted 4 years ago

New CC-Link IE and Profinet interoperability specification

Posted 4 years ago

CLPA brings networking accessibility to SPS/IPC/Drives 2016

Posted 4 years ago

CLPA helps cable manufacture expand into Asian markets

Posted 4 years ago

Balluff I/O blocks enable quicker CC-Link IE network building

Posted 4 years ago

CC-Link IE and CC-Link adoption soars

Posted 4 years ago

Production machines and automation products for the Asian market

Posted 4 years ago

PROFINET and CC-Link IE cooperation will expand open networks

Posted 4 years ago

Twelve things you need to know about CC-Link networks

Posted 4 years ago

CLPA to show CC-Link IE and CC-Link open at SPS Italia

Posted 4 years ago

Reports of fieldbuses' usage disappearing are premature

Posted 4 years ago

OPC Foundation and CLPA sign Memorandum of Understanding

Posted 4 years ago

CC-Link Partner Association (CLPA) opens office in Mexico

Posted 4 years ago

Lapp Group grows with CC-Link IE & CC-Link

Posted 4 years ago

White paper previews CC-Link IE and PROFINET interoperability

Posted 4 years ago

CC-Link IE - the natural choice for Industry 4.0

Posted 4 years ago

SLMP for integrating FAG SmartCheck into industrial automation

Posted 5 years ago

CC-Link keeps up with demand for water in Denmark

Posted 5 years ago

CC-Link Partner Association marks its 15th anniversary

Posted 5 years ago

Major Asian and European network collaboration announcement

Posted 5 years ago

Changes in the network security landscape

Posted 5 years ago

CC-Link IE and CC-Link set new record for global installed base

Posted 5 years ago

CC-Link Partner Association brings on Cisco as Board member

Posted 5 years ago

Global networking specialist acknowledges importance of CC-Link

Posted 5 years ago

Building chips for CC-Link IE is good for business at Renesas

Posted 5 years ago

SLMP for CC-Link IE: exploit open industrial Ethernet protocol

Posted 5 years ago

CC-Link IE wins IEC61158/IEC61784 certification

Posted 5 years ago

More development options for CC-Link, CC-Link IE device makers

Posted 5 years ago

One year on, the CLPA's Gateway to Asia is still wide open

Posted 5 years ago

Double link strengthens approach to Asian automation

Posted 5 years ago

The future of open automation networks - gigabit CC-Link IE

Posted 6 years ago

Molex becomes a CLPA board member

Posted 6 years ago

CC-Link opens up Asian markets for measurement specialist

Posted 6 years ago

CC-Link plans major board member announcement at SPS/IPC/Drives

Posted 6 years ago

Skydivers practise indoors with CC-Link industrial network

Posted 6 years ago

CC-Link gives Cognex a clear view of Asian opportunities

Posted 6 years ago

New CLPA Chair is world-renowned production engineer

Posted 6 years ago

CC-Link partner Festo is using nature to inspire automation

Posted 6 years ago

Conformance testing ensures clear open communications

Posted 6 years ago

Industrial Ethernet connects systems, improves energy efficiency

Posted 6 years ago

Safety networks: The route from zero accidents to zero risk

Posted 6 years ago

CLPA announces EUR10,000 support for CC-Link product developers

Posted 6 years ago

CC-Link opens actual Gateway to Asia with new Turkish branch

Posted 6 years ago

CLPA appoints first European member to Managing Board

Posted 7 years ago

Open industrial networking associations ASI and CLPA forge links

Posted 7 years ago

Industrial automation changes up a gear with CC Link

Posted 7 years ago

CC-Link seminar explores opportunities for growth in Asia

Posted 7 years ago

Berners joins CLPA to help companies export to China

Posted 7 years ago

CLPA unveils major developments at the SPS IPC Drives 2013 Fair

Posted 7 years ago

Car manufacturer sees benefits via use of CC-Link open networks

Posted 7 years ago

Multiple approvals enhance CC-Link's global acceptability

Posted 7 years ago

CC-Link membership booms as interest in open networks grows

Posted 7 years ago

Sensors and communications combine to improve production hygiene

Posted 7 years ago

CC-Link widens partner product development options

Posted 8 years ago

CC-Link highlights industry solutions with key European partners

Posted 8 years ago

CC-Link expands horizons with management board appointments

Posted 8 years ago

Learn more about CC-Link anytime, anywhere with a virtual booth

Posted 8 years ago

Indian sub-continent gets local support for CC-Link

Posted 8 years ago

CC-Link adds energy management capabilities

Posted 8 years ago

CLPA shares open networks for success at the 2012 EMS Summit

Posted 8 years ago

CC-Link helps Ford & Mazda stay flexible in China

Posted 8 years ago

Energy management and FPGA on show at SPS/IPC/Drives Fair

Posted 8 years ago

Free Gateway to China business kit on 4GB USB stick

Posted 8 years ago

Strengthening the CC-Link open network partnership

Posted 8 years ago

CC-Link sponsors major European manufacturing summit

Posted 8 years ago

Gateway to China from the CLPA for potential new markets

Posted 8 years ago

White Paper explores strategies for entering the Chinese market

Posted 8 years ago

Starter kits make CC-Link adoption a simple step

Posted 8 years ago

CC-Link IE Field Ethernet-based network gains motion control

Posted 8 years ago

CC-Link enhances productivity for flat-panel LCD plant

Posted 8 years ago

SIL 3 safety layer added to CC-Link IE Field Industrial Ethernet

Posted 8 years ago

CLPA celebrates 10th anniversary of CC-Link

Posted 9 years ago

CC-Link becomes 'The Non-Stop Open Network'

Posted 9 years ago

CLPA to promote FDT as an international standard

Posted 9 years ago

Mitsubishi opens CC-Link conformance test centre in Germany

Posted 9 years ago

Financial benefits of retrofitting open fieldbus networks

Posted 9 years ago

CC-Link to be incorporated within FDT protocol standard

Posted 9 years ago

Automation and robotics training centre features CC-Link

Posted 9 years ago

CC-link exceeds 1500 members and 8,500,000 devices

Posted 9 years ago

Open architecture control systems offer plant-wide benefits

Posted 9 years ago

CLPA-China celebrates ten years of CC-Link in China

Posted 9 years ago

Free webinar explains CC-Link 'Gateway to China' programme

Posted 9 years ago

'Gateway to China' programme to feature at SPS/IPC/Drives

Posted 9 years ago

CLPA offers three chances to win an iPad

Posted 9 years ago

'Gateway to China' movie helps companies enter Chinese market

Posted 9 years ago

CC-Link network supports automation of winemaking

Posted 9 years ago

John Browett named Acting General Manager of CLPA - Europe

Posted 9 years ago

CC-Link selected for biogas cogeneration plants

Posted 10 years ago

New Anybus-CC drive profile modules for CC-Link

Posted 10 years ago

Heavy-duty CC-Link I/O modules are sealed to IP67

Posted 10 years ago

CC-Link selected for crane upgrade project

Posted 10 years ago

CC-Link survives in harsh die casting environment

Posted 10 years ago

CC-Link helps maintain productivity and quality in pharma plant

Posted 10 years ago

CC-Link connects eleven Danish boreholes

Posted 12 years ago

CC-Link network expands to encompass entire factory

Posted 12 years ago

CC-Link connects conveyor inverters to PLC network

Posted 12 years ago

CC-Link helps to ensure reliability of pumping station

Posted 12 years ago

A guide to the CC-Link industrial fieldbus network

Posted 12 years ago

Integrator GB Innomech uses CC-Link for building control

Posted 12 years ago

CLPA offers assistance to UK OEMs selling into Asia

Posted 12 years ago

New version of CC-Link based on Industrial Ethernet

Posted 12 years ago

Using fieldbuses with multi-vendor automation systems

Posted 12 years ago

European applications for the CC-Link industrial fieldbus

Posted 13 years ago

New CLPA office supports use of CC-Link in Turkey

Posted 13 years ago

CC-Link adopted by Polish universities

Posted 13 years ago

CC-Link partners launch new safety fieldbus, CC-Link Safety

Posted 13 years ago

CLPA sponsors European Manufacturing Strategies Summit

Posted 13 years ago

More news
1 day ago
Boxing clever
A new chainflex cable box means big shipping cost savings for customers
1 day ago
New industrial vision online channel sees the light of day
Industrial vision provider IDS is making its expertise as a manufacturer of digital industrial cameras available free of charge and readily accessible on a new platform
1 day ago
Ball screws help protect buildings from earthquakes
Ball screws from NSK are helping to protect structures and people in earthquake zones
1 day ago
ATEX certification for new pneumatic valve island
Pneumatic process control offers numerous benefits, especially in hygienic applications. Bürkert says that its new Type 8652 AirLINE valve island provides users with improved safety features, communications and diagnostics
1 day ago
ABB launches condition-based maintenance service for robots
New service enables users to plan ahead and optimise production performance
1 day ago
What the UK-EU trade deal means for UK vehicle manufacturers
Now the UK has left the EU, the transition period has ended and the two parties have established a new trading relationship, UK-based vehicle manufacturers have some clarity over what they need to do to serve three key markets: Great Britain (England, Scotland and Wales), the EU and Northern Ireland
1 day ago
Farnell publishes Industry 4.0 ebook
New ‘Industry 4.0 Interviews’ ebook is available for free download from Farnell and showcases the opinions of leading global experts on the future of IIoT and Industry 4.0
1 day ago
Can DC motors be used at high temperatures?
There is no need for a heated discussion about it as maxon’s motor expert Andrew Gibson offers a view on the subject
2 days ago
Switching up a gear
Phoenix Contact is expanding its line of unmanaged switches
2 days ago
New Intertronics metering, mixing and dispensing system
Adhesives supplier Intertronics has introduced a new 2-K-DOS metering, mixing and dispensing system, said to be a compact, benchtop unit suitable for materials including silicones, polyurethanes and epoxies