netIC is a complete 'Single Chip Module' in the dimensions of a compact DIL-32 IC. It is based on netX 50 network controller and contains all network specific components of a Fieldbus or Real-Time Ethernet interface with integrated 2-Port Switch and Hub. Data exchange to the host process is carried out via a simple serial port and all major Real-Time Ethernet protocols are supported as Slave on a single hardware.
Hilscher Gesellschaft für Systemautomation mbH is a leading provider of products for industrial communication.
The company was founded in 1986 by Hans-Jürgen Hilscher. "We started with a small team of specialists that focused on electronics development and control technology (SPC)," remembers the founder. "That helped us establish ourselves as a capable service provider for mechanical and plant engineering."
The company currently employs about 170 people; with its own branches (in China, France, India, Italy, Japan, Korea, Switzerland and the USA) and its partners, it is at home all over the world.
By certifying its business processes according to ISO 9001 and providing creative freedom for engineering, Hilscher GmbH (headquartered in Hattersheim near Frankfurt) meets the challenge of being a professional, capable partner for industrial communication technology.