Basic Information

Open network
Network connected to components with a specification that is open to the public.
ARCNET
The abbreviation for Attached Resource Computer Network. It is an embedded networking technology using a token-pass bus architecture accredited by ANSI (the American National Standards Institute) 878.1 .
BACnet™(1)
A data communication protocol for building automation and control networks. Developed under the auspices of the American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air-Conditioning Engineers (ASHRAE).
c-UL
The products with the mark have been evaluated to Canadian safety requirements. c-UL is also one of UL safety marks.
CE marking
CE marking is mandatory safety requirement under EU(EC) directives. CE is regarded as the abbreviation of the French word, "Comite Europeen (EC)" or "Conformite Europenne (European Conformity)."
CSA
The abbreviation for the Canadian Standards Association. They perform product evaluation, standard conformity proof.
DeviceNet™(2)
Open network of international standards supported by the ODVA (Open DeviceNet Vendor Association, Inc). It is spread mainly in North America.
EtherNet/IP®(3)
EtherNet/IP is an open industrial networking standard extending commercial off-the-shelf Ethernet to the Common Industrial Protocol (CIP).
LONWORKS®(4)
A intelligence distributed control system developed by Echelon®(4) Coroporation.
PROFIBUS DP
Open network of international standards supported by PROFIBUS international. It is spread mainly in Europe
UL
The abbreviation for Underwriters Laboratories Inc. UL is recognized as products safty test and certification organization in U.S. market.
  1. BACnet® is a registered trademark of American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air-Conditioning Engineers (ASHRAE).
  2. DeviceNet™ is a trademark of ODVA (Open DeviceNet Vendor Association, Inc).
  3. EtherNet/IP™ is a trademark of ControlNet International, Ltd. under license by Open DeviceNet Vendor Associates, Inc.
  4. Echelon®, LONWORKS® are trademarks of Echelon Corporation registered in the United States and other countries.