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Global Collaboration


PI extends its reach by collaborating with like-minded organizations in automation. In this way PI believes it can add value for end users by offering its expertise, experience and resources in pursuit of common objectives, thus helping shape the way global automation evolves.

PI collaborates with organizations such as DKE, IEC, ISA, NAMUR, AIDA, many universities and, of course, the end user and vendor communities. In addition there is close colaboration with the Interbus Club regarding their decision to choose PROFINET as their preferred Industrial Ethernet solution.

Our well-known PI technologies

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.