The STRIDE MQTT gateway by AutomationDirect connects industrial Modbus devices to an MQTT (Message Queuing Telemetry Transport) cloud-based data logging system. MQTT is a machine-to-machine IIoT (Industrial Internet of Things) connectivity protocol that renders low power usage, data packets, and distribution of information to single or multiple receivers.
The STRIDE MQTT gateway implements a hardware setup to add Modbus RTU/TCP devices to an MQTT cloud data collection platform. The MQTT gateway connects to up to 32 Modbus devices; wired and wireless (Wi-Fi) gateway designs are available.
While the STRIDE MQTT Gateway represents the hardware component of a cloud-based data logging solution, the user must own an actual cloud computing service account from a cloud services provider.
- Convert Modbus RTU/TCP to MQTT
- IIoT MQTT protocol with SSL/TLS
- Configurable via web page
- Hardware watchdog function
- Full electrical isolation
- MQTT cloud compatible with AWS, Mosquitto and more
- Wired or Wi-Fi models available
- CE and FCC agency approvals
Hands-On Industrial Internet of Things
We live in an age where high-level automation is used to produce reliable conclusions. To set up an automation environment, you need first to configure a network that can be accessed anywhere and by any device. This book is a useful guide that assists you to discover the technologies and use-cases for Industrial Internet of Things (IIOT).
Hands-On Industrial Internet of Things guides you through the implementation of industrial processes and specific control devices and protocols. You examine the process of identifying and connecting to various industrial data sources collected from various sensors. Furthermore, you connect these sensors to cloud networks, such as AWS IoT, Azure IoT, Google IoT, and OEM IoT platforms, and obtain data from the cloud to your devices.
As you progress through the chapters, you gain hands-on experience in using open source Node-Red, Kafka, Cassandra, and Python. You will also learn how to develop streaming and batch-based Machine Learning algorithms.
Janz Tec (Germany) has developed the emIOT-A/iMX6 gateway. It connects CAN FD networks with wireless communication networks such as LTE and WLAN. Besides its CAN-PMC/FD and CAN-PCIe/FD boards, Janz Tec offers the IIoT (Industrial Internet of Things) gateway with CAN FD interfaces. The CAN FD interface is ISO 11898-1:2015 compliant. The extended temperature range of -40 °C to [...]
Axiomtek announced their CAPA84R, a fanless 3.5-inch embedded motherboard powered by the Intel Celeron processor J1900 quad-core or J1800 dual-core. The CPU is located at the rear side of the motherboard, which further serves the heat-extraction process. This fanless embedded board supports an operating temperature range of -20°C to +70°C. The CAPA84R also comes with I/O [...]
The CAN-to-Cloud device by esd electronics connects a CAN Bus network to Microsoft Azure Cloud using Azure IoT Hub. Once transferred to the Cloud, the data can be processed according to the user's needs. Microsoft Azure offers a multitude of software services for further processing, such as storing, displaying, and analyzing process data. The service also allows the designing [...]
Hilscher announced the release of their netX 90, an addition to its netX family of single-chip network controller ASICs. The netX 90 is the latest connectivity chip for slave devices. The chip addresses the fact that a large proportion of slave devices in use today will have to be replaced and/or updated if cyber risk threats [...]
Single-Board Computer With 7th Generation Intel Core Processor Plus WiFi, Bluetooth For IIoT Applications
AAEON, a developer of embedded controllers, announced the launch of their PICO-KBU4, an expandable Single-Board Computer (SBC) with the capacity to open up the drone market for x86 embedded controllers. Fitted with a 7th Generation Intel Core processor (Kaby Lake) and featuring up to 16GB DDR4 SODIMM memory, the PICO-KBU4 has the computing power to handle applications previously [...]
DIN-Rail IIoT (Industrial Internet Of Things) Gateway With CAN Bus Interface For Transportation And Industrial Applications
Axiomtek announced the launch of its RISC-based fanless DIN-rail IIoT gateway, the IFB112. The fanless IIoT gateway supports the NXP (Freescale) i.MX6UL ARM Cortex-A7 528MHz SoC. It offers a combination of features that make it suitable for a variety of challenging applications including transportation, heavy-duty industrial use, smart factory, smart grid, etc. The design concept of IFB112 [...]
Axiomtek announced the CEM511, a COM Express Type 6 module powered by the 7th generation Intel Core i7/i5/i3 processor (Kabylake-U) for high-performance applications.The palm-sized CEM511 is packed with a variety of features including industrial wide temperature range support and graphic processing capability. The COM Express Type 6 Compact module supports two DDR4-2133 SO-DIMM sockets with a [...]
Axiomtek announced the release of its PICO313, a palm-sized fanless pico-ITX motherboard featuring the Intel Pentium processor N4200 or Celeron processor N3350 (Apollo Lake SoC), aim at the entry-level market. The 2.5” pico-ITX embedded board runs fanless, supporting +12VDC power input, slim I/O and extended temperature range. It has one 204-pin DDR3L-1867 SO-DIMM socket supporting system [...]
The SmartAIO U7-300 series computers by EFCO are based on Intel Atom processors and Qseven CPU modules. This series of compact computers is designed for maximum network interoperability, offering gateway connectivity for Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT)-ready automation applications. The extended application-specific interface support includes two Gigabit Ethernet ports, four USB ports (two USB 3.0 and two USB [...]