An Interface for Industrial Network Monitoring and Control

  title={An Interface for Industrial Network Monitoring and Control},
  author={Nuno Carvalho and Celina Pinto Le{\~a}o and Filomena O. Soares and Jos{\'e} Machado},
Abstract Industrial communication networks play an important role in today's manufacturing control systems. Among them, the networks based on Ethernet technology are deploying due to its high-speed communications medium. An interface for industrial network monitoring and access, based on Host Link protocol and Factory Interface Network Service protocol, is presented. The interface allows monitoring, reading, writing, changing parameters and memory locations, checking for errors and operation… CONTINUE READING