There are a lot of pieces in a network. Some of them include a serial connection, some have USB, some are Ethernet enabled, while others include proprietary protocols. M2M Communication works when all the machines in your network can speak a common language.
- Gateways for the connection between field bus and/or different protocols (CANopen, Modbus, Zigbee etc.).
- I/O Electronic boards.
- Electronic apparatus for measuring and acquiring data.
- Customized electronic apparatus, including driver and software.