Suite programs multiple networks for digital positioner

By Control Engineering Staff October 1, 2000

Springville, Ut. -SoftTools Suites software combines features of field network hardware and multiple communications protocols with the performance of Logix digital positioners and Modbus controllers from Flowserve Flow Control Division. TechBridge configures up to eight server ports for any combination of HART, Modbus, or TCP/IP protocols. TechCheck has screens for device status, configuration, and calibration and allows access to reports for configuration, calibration, and event data. It also provides live feedback from device sensors. TechRx provides diagnostic information.