The Industry 4.0 and IIoT trends provide greater access and data collection capability to industrial control systems. The ability to remotely monitor, program, and troubleshoot systems through Ethernet/cloud connections is a pivotal part of modern machines and systems. Low-cost VPN routers, cloud data storage and IIoT bridges can provide these capabilities to new or existing applications.
AutomationDirect's industrial communication products provide an easy path to Industry 4.0 and the Industrial IoT. Securely access your industrial networks or connect them to the cloud for programming, monitoring and troubleshooting applications. Whether it's your production facility or your controller in a customer facility, having convenient and secure remote access ensures maximum production with minimal support costs.
Securely program and troubleshoot industrial controls equipment remotely. Additional services to enhance platform include data logging, notifications, custom branding.
• STRIDE Pocket Portal
Low cost data logging from industrial equipment and sensors to the cloud with notifications. Limited control capability with Modbus RTU write capability or discrete output logic.
• STRIDE MQTT Gateway
Connects industrial devices to the cloud and is the hardware component only of a MQTT cloud-based data logging solution.
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STRIDE® Pocket Portal IoT Bridge
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STRIDE® Industrial MQTT Gateways
The STRIDE MQTT gateway connects industrial devices to a MQTT cloud-based data logging solution. MQTT is a machine-to-machine "Internet of Things" connectivity protocol that provides small size, low power usage, minimized data packets, and efficient distribution of information to one or many receivers.
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