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HMS Industrial Networks

Stationsgatan 37
30245 Halmstad
Sweden

Telephone : 0046 351729 93
Fax : 0046 351729 09
Email : min@hms.se
Web : www.anybus.com


Editorial archive;

Bolt on access point helps machines communicate wirelessly 08/11/2016
The Anybus Wireless Bolt from HMS Industrial Networks is a wireless access point that can be mounted on a machine or cabinet to give it wireless access via WLAN, Bluetooth or Bluetooth Low Energy, making it possible to do configuration via a regular tablet or smartphone or connect to a cloud service, realising Industrial IoT. Full Story...

HMS offers its remote management solution under the eWON brand 02/11/2016
The Netbiter Remote Management solution from HMS Industrial Networks is now being offered under the newly acquired brand name eWON.  Full Story...

Expanded remote management offering 16/09/2014
HMS Industrial Networks has expanded its Netbiter Remote Management offering to include three different services to catering for a variety of different user needs.  Full Story...

More powerful CAN analysis tool 10/06/2014
The IXXAT canAnalyser analysis tool is designed for development, test and maintenance of CAN networks and is suitable for both, industrial and automotive systems. HMS Industrial Networks has just released canAnalyser Version 3 with improved functionality and user interface. Full Story...

Remote configuration of PLCs and machines 29/04/2014
HMS Industrial Networks has added the Netbiter Remote Access to its existing range of remote management solutions. Full Story...

Connecting CANopen devices to the SIMATIC S7-1200 PLC 16/10/2013
The CM CANopen module from HMS Industrial Networks enables users of the SIMATIC S7-1200 PLC to integrate CANopen devices into their automation systems, using the TIA Portal. Full Story...

CAN repeaters reduce wiring costs and increase reliability 03/09/2013
HMS Industrial Networks has introduced a range of CAN repeaters under its recently acquired IXXAT brand. The integrated galvanic isolation also provides a built-in protection against over voltage and the anti-noise circuit of the units eliminates the effects of EMI. Full Story...

Anybus NP40 network processor rated best in class by Frost & Sullivan 11/06/2013
Frost & Sullivan has presented HMS Industrial Networks with the 2013 European Industrial Communication Processors New Product Innovation Award in recognition of its new network processor, the Anybus NP40. Full Story...

Network flexibility for device manufacturers 14/05/2013
At a UK press event, to introduce the Chip, Brick, Module (CBM) Concept for its Anybus CompactCom offering, David Folley of HMS, offered details of some interesting global networking usage trends and figures identified by the company. Full Story...

Connecting robot cells to any industrial network 19/02/2013
Svensk Industriautomation in Sweden is using Anybus X-gateways to connect its DeviceNet-based robot cells to any network requested by customers. Full Story...

Web-based remote PLC monitoring solution 14/02/2013
Crouzet, a manufacturer of automation control components, has specified the use of HMS Industrial Network´s Netbiter as a remote management solution for its latest generation of micro PLCs, providing users of the Millenium 3 Smart micro PLCs with instant access to data on their field equipment over the web. Full Story...

HMS Industrial Networks acquires IXXAT Automation 04/02/2013
HMS Industrial Networks has acquired IXXAT Automation, a supplier of communication technology for industrial automation, machine manufacturing and the automotive industry. Full Story...

Making PROFINET migration easy 31/07/2012
HMS Industrial Networks has released a series of new Anybus X-gateways enabling communication between several industrial networks and PROFINET IRT. The X-gateways can connect PROFIBUS and CANopen to PROFINET IRT Fiber Optics, and ControlNet, EtherNet/IP and DeviceNet to PROFINET IRT with copper cabling. Full Story...

Netbiter cloud-based data service now available free of charge 10/04/2012
HMS is offering customers free access to its cloud-based Netbiter Argos online data service, which is now available in nine languages. Full Story...

Innovations from SPS/IPC/DRIVES 2011 31/01/2012
Suzanne Gill reports on some of the latest innovations that were introduced at the SPS/IPC/DRIVES 2011 event, which evidenced consumer technology moving into the industrial space and multi product combinations continuing to gain momentum. Full Story...

Extended network connectivity for CAN-enabled devices 14/11/2011
The Anybus Communicator for CAN-enabled devices has recently been extended, to enable communication between any industrial device with a CAN interface and a chosen industrial network. Following the initial release in July which offered connectivity to five networks, HMS can now offer a complete solution for 11 major fieldbus and industrial Ethernet networks. Full Story...

Monitoring disparate equipment that was not designed for fieldbus use 07/06/2011
When creating a new polyclonal antibody production site, biotechnology company Genzyme wanted the facility to be automated as far as possible, to reduce human error in the many stages of the process – separation, purification, filtration, ultrafiltration, haemadsorption etc. Full Story...

The fastest way to support PROFIenergy 30/11/2010
HMS supports the ‘green automation initiative’ of the automobile manufacturers with the release of an embedded Anybus-CompactCom PROFIenergy communication module. Full Story...

Extended CANopen X-gateway family 30/11/2010
The new Anybus X-gateway series connects CANopen networks with 10 other fieldbus and industrial Ethernet networks. Full Story...

Easy integration of remote monitoring system for FLSmidth 28/09/2010
FLSmidth, a world leader in Electrostatic Precipitator technology, develops advanced pollution control systems in order to comply with the stringent industrial standards. Full Story...

Baldor drafts HMS for drive flexibility 10/08/2010
Baldor has opened up communication for its range of smart drives with HMS. The drives can now communicate with a PLC and offer users consistent communication interfaces. Full Story...

Bridging Profibus and Modbus-TCP networks with an Anybus X-gateway 24/05/2010
Simple to use intelligent Gateway connects Schneider Electric, ABB or GE PLC’s with Siemens automation systems and networks. Full Story...

Profidrive & Co nicely integrated 11/03/2010
The new Anybus-CC communication modules with integrated drive profiles incorporate Profidrive, CIP-AC/DC, CANopen DSP 402 and CC-Link as integrated software functions. Full Story...

HMS adds Profinet-IRT 2-port with integrated switch technology into its popular Anybus X-gateway family 05/03/2010
HMS helps reduce system integration costs by releasing three new versions of the Anybus X-gateway family with Profinet-IRT functionality. Full Story...

HMS introduces Anybus RemoteCom 09/02/2010
HMS Industrial Networks introduces Anybus RemoteCom, a new industrial GSM/GPRS based device for remote monitoring and control, alarm management and data logging. Full Story...

Reduce your infrastructure cost 04/01/2010
Networks used in industrial automation are very often incompatible with each other. The Anybus X-gateways interconnect the different networks and link between different fieldbusses or industrial Ethernet systems. Full Story...