Modbus (RTU or TCP)

Modbus RTU is a network of field devices using serial communication. Sensors and devices can be daisy-chained in a network. Extremely popular for industrial control networks. Modbus TCP is an Ethernet extension of Modbus – “Modbus protocol in a TCP wrapper”.

  • Open standard / open source
  • Royalty free
  • Lightweight implementation
  • Easy migration from Modbus RTU to Modbus TCP
  • Reliable, proven network
  • Readily available hardware

ADVANCED Motion Controls' Capabilities

  • ADVANCED Motion Controls offers Modbus-capable DigiFlex® Performance drives