IO-Link Digital data communication - Investment with a future

IO-Link is the first standardised IO technology worldwide (IEC 61131-9) for the communication with sensors and also actuators. The powerful point-to-point communication is based on the long established 3-wire sensor and actuator connection without additional requirements regarding the cable material.

IO-Link - Covering the final stretch to industry 4.0

- IO-Link master (establishes the connection between the IO-Link devices and the automation system)
- Sensor with IO-Link interface (device)
- Standard cable (unshielded; 3- or 5-pole, max. 20m)

Customer benefits
- Automatic configuration of sensors
- Fast and easy commissioning
- Application-specific parameters stored in control unit
- Clearly identifiable sensors (IODD)
- Minimize costs

Automotive / Motor Sports

Railway technology


Heating / ventilation / air conditioning



Mechanical engineering


Measurement instruments

Mobile vehicles

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