Nov 24, 2013
Remote support technologies for AS-Interface enable live support in ways that were not possible in the not-too-distant past. While many of the tools existed for years, it is the tight integration into other office tools like e-mail and phone systems that make remote support so much better. Pepperl+Fuchs uses WEBEX,...
Nov 17, 2013
AS-Interface is a strong networking solution because the technology is supported worldwide by over 350 companies offering certified products. Being an open technology is advantageous for users (more products, competitive prices …) and vendors (shared development efforts …) alike.
Nov 10, 2013
What if automatic node replacement fails? AS-Interface gateways typically offer automatic node replacement indication when the function is available. If the AS-Interface gateway does not turn this indication on, it means that this function is simply not possible. Reasons include:
Nov 3, 2013
Troubleshooting. At some point, you'll need to troubleshoot your AS-Interface system - it happens. After years of trouble-free operation, an AS-Interface system is just not running any longer. Here are a few easy things to check: