IIoT Edge Gateways
SENECA IIoT EDGE gateways are pivotal components in industrial automation, offering a spectrum of capabilities that drive efficiency and reliability. These gateways serve as the digital sentinels of the factory floor, combining supervision, diagnostics, processing, and data storage functions into a single, compact unit.
Supervision is the first line of defense, as IIoT EDGE gateways continuously monitor the health and performance of connected field devices. They gather data in real-time, providing insights that enable predictive maintenance, reducing downtime and operational costs.
Diagnostic capabilities are equally crucial. These gateways employ advanced analytics to detect anomalies and deviations from expected behavior. By doing so, they enable proactive troubleshooting, preventing issues before they escalate. The result is higher uptime and more consistent production.
Processing power is another key feature. IIoT EDGE gateways possess the computational muscle to execute on-the-fly data processing tasks. They can preprocess data at the source, filtering, aggregating, or transforming it before sending it to the cloud or central systems. This minimizes bandwidth usage and latency while maximizing the value of data.
Data storage is essential for buffering and archiving data locally. In case of network disruptions, these gateways ensure that critical data isn't lost. They also facilitate historical analysis and reporting, enabling informed decision-making.
Real-time management of field devices is the hallmark of these gateways. They can remotely configure, update, and control industrial equipment, allowing operators to respond promptly to changing conditions or emergencies. This capability streamlines operations and enhances overall system resilience.
Security is paramount, and IIoT EDGE gateways excel in this aspect. They establish secure VPN connections to the central control systems, encrypting data in transit. Additionally, they enforce access controls, ensuring only authorized personnel can interact with them, safeguarding against cyber threats. These gateways comply with the most stringent cybersecurity standards starting with penetration test compliance conducted according to OWASP, NIST 800 115 Risk Analysis, and IEC 62443.
IIoT EDGE gateways are indispensable in modern industrial settings. They serve as the frontline intelligence, offering supervision, diagnostics, processing, and data storage capabilities. Their secure VPN connections and real-time device management make them the linchpin of efficient, responsive, and secure industrial operations.
|Z-PASS1-RT||Z-PASS2-RT||R-PASS||SURPRISE Smart Display|
|Fast Ethernet ports||2||2||2/4||2|
|Monitoring serial port traffic||x||x||x||x|
|HMI panel or virtual HMI panel via web||x||x||x||x|
|Gateway ModBUS TCP-IP / ModBUS RTU||x||x||x||x|
|Nr Max TCP-IP Client||32||32||32||32|
|Nr Max variables / Tag Client||2000||2000||2000||2000|
|ModBUS Gateway shared memory||x||x||x||x|
|FTP/SFTP Server, HTTP/HTTPS Server, OpenVPN, SSL||x||x||x||x|
|IoT protocols, MQTT, OPC UA||x||x||x||x (check version)|
|I/O's, TAGs, and variables configuration and management||x||x||x||x|
|Data logging on SDcard and data sending via FTP or EMAIL||x||x||x||x|
|Wi-Fi module||-||-||x (check version)||x|
|LET'S VPN / OpenVPN support||x||x||x||x (check version)|
|IF THEN ELSE logic||x||x||x||x (check version)|
|Modem 4G / Redundant connection||-||x||x (R-COMM accessory)||-|
|GPS receiver||-||x||x (R-COMM accessory)||-|