Dependability Aspects in Profibus Layers 1/2
Ref: HURRAY-TR-0018 Publication Date: 1, May, 2000
Dependability Aspects in Profibus Layers 1/2Ref: HURRAY-TR-0018 Publication Date: 1, May, 2000
There are a variety of standard/proprietary communication networks for industrial systems, designed according to the application they were designed for. From this large set, some are oriented to cope with safety-critical requirements. Profibus presents some characteristics that enable its use in hazardous areas with harsh environments. This technical report gives an overview of the dependability-related aspects of Profibus Physical and Data Link Layer.
Notes: Internal technical report related to Project R-Fieldbus.