DOI: 10.4028/www.scientific.net/amm.511-512.748
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Abstract: This paper studies the design of a new intelligent PLC (Programmable Logic Controller) for Ethernet communication based on the switched network. It proposes a new solution for the Ethernet-based automation equipments and the related applications, which is used to control a variety of industrial processes in distributed locations. The points we discuss mainly involve Ethernet I/O architecture and the hardware design of communication module. For the field part, the scope of our control objects includes the remot…

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