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PI Middle East Launch Event

PI Middle East is proud to announce its launch event on June 29th in the Address Hotel, Dubai Marina.

The event takes place from 10:00 - 14:00 and automation professionals from the Middle East region are welcome to attend.

Mr. Joerg Freitag, Chairman of PROFIBUS & PROFINET International will present the keynote address focusing on the global status and plans for PROFIBUS & PROFINET.

Mr. Wyn Owen, of United Sugar KSA, will present an end-users perspective on the benefits of using PROFIBUS & PROFINET.

Registration is free, and complimentary WiFi, valet parking and lunch are included.


PROFIBUS & PROFINET training, Dubai February 2011

A full class of students completed the two-day PROFIBUS Troubleshooting and Maintenance course in Dubai in February 2011.

By the completion of the training, the students had gained valuable knowledge about troubleshooting and maintenance of PROFIBUS networks. 

PROFINET training was also held in Dubai in February. The one-day PROFINET technical training covers the advantages of using PROFINET and the key differences between PROFINET, PROFIBUS and other Industrial Ethernet protocols.

PROFIBUS is a standardized, open, digital communications system for all areas of application in manufacturing and process automation.

PROFINET is the innovative open standard for Industrial Ethernet. It satisfies all requirements of automation technology..

IO-LINK is an independent sensor / actuator interface solution for use with PROFIBUS and PROFINET.