Real-Time Motor Control Based on PROFINET Protocol

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Migration from centralized to decentralized control has been eased by connection of devices with communication networks. Their usage becomes more and more popular in modern applications. Ethernet based industrial networks extend standard fieldbuses of new features. Systems that support exact timing and real-time are used for networked control. Operating systems based on real-time extensions are an alternative to programmable logical automats. This paper deals with real-time control using RTAI extension and industrial network PROFINET. On the basis of defined data frames, the motion control drive with motor was controlled remotely
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Hard Real-Time; PC Control; PROFINET IRT; RTAI; Sinamics; STEP7

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