Comparison of data transmission technologies

Flexibly adaptable and modular production plants, decentralized machines, and multiaxis robotic systems place high demands on the transmission of signals and data in an industrial and business context. At the same time, alternative technologies for the transmission of Fieldbus protocols have become established.

In our whitepaper, we give you an overview of the available solutions, what advantages and disadvantages they offer, and which factors should be taken into account when making a decision.


Use our knowledge for your success - this is what is included in the whitepaper:

  • 26 pages in PDF-format
  • The 7 most important factors for selecting a wireless communication solution in the industry
  • Radio instead of cable: challenges in choosing a technology
  • Advantages and disadvantages of the main technologies compared: e.g. cables, drag chains, slip rings, optical transmission, radio solutions, intelligent radio data systems
  • Spotlight: How intelligent radio solutions work for complex industrial applications
  • Practical table for direct comparison of the most important data communication solutions
Schildknecht Comparison of data transmission technologies whitepaper

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