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Mitsubishi Electric to Launch CC-Link IE TSN Compatible Factory Automation Products

November 27, 2018

TOKYO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov 26, 2018--Mitsubishi Electric Corporation (TOKYO:6503) announced today that it will launch factory automation products, such as programmable controllers, industrial PCs, servo amplifiers, GOT human-machine interfaces, inverters, and robots that are compatible with CC-Link IE TSN, the world’s first industrial open network to utilize time sensitive networking (TSN)* technology. CC-Link IE TSN supports TSN technology that ensures real-time control communication on the manufacturing communications layer, even when integrated with the upper level IT system and mixed with other open networks. The launch of these new product will further enhance the integrated factory automation solution e-F@ctory ** by utilizing Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) and edge-computing, accelerating the realization of a smart factory solution.

Main Features

1) Factory automation with TSN technology realizes flexible IIoT system architecture

Utilizing TSN technology enables integration of machine control and information communications on one Ethernet cable, allowing a flexible system configuration using standard Ethernet devices. TSN enables deterministic messaging of control communication requiring real-time control while performing information communication using general Ethernet, easily realizing large-scale industrial network systems.

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CONTACT: Customer Inquiries

Overseas Marketing Department

Factory Automation Systems Group

Mitsubishi Electric Corporation

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Media Inquiries

Takeyoshi Komatsu

Public Relations Division

Mitsubishi Electric Corporation

Tel: +81-3-3218-2346

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KEYWORD: ASIA PACIFIC JAPAN

INDUSTRY KEYWORD: TECHNOLOGY DATA MANAGEMENT ELECTRONIC DESIGN AUTOMATION HARDWARE INTERNET NETWORKS SOFTWARE MOBILE/WIRELESS MANUFACTURING ENGINEERING OTHER MANUFACTURING

SOURCE: Mitsubishi Electric Corporation

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