groov RIO is revolutionizing remote I/O by offering a single, compact,
Powerthe unit and connected I/O with 802.3af PoE Class 0 switches, or a 10-32 VDC power supply.
A USB host port, which can be used to connect additional devices
like a Wi-Fi adapter, a USB memory stick, or a USB-to-serial
adapter (none included).
groov Manage - a web app that gives you command
center-like access to your groov RIO - for I/O configuration and many other tools.
Protect with built-in security, including configurable firewalls, encryption, user accounts, LDAP centralized user management, and VPN client
Run optional distributed features independently on the processor, including counting, thermocouple linearization, digital totalizing, minimum/maximum values, ramping, and up to four PID control loops.
I/O data directly with databases, HMIs, SCADA systems, cloud services, and IoT platforms, using embedded Node-RED.
Two switched Gigabit Ethernet network interfaces that you can
connect in a daisy-chain configuration or in a standard star
groov RIO supports the time-tested and pervasively implemented
protocols developed for OT, as well as IT-friendly protocols that are gaining traction: Modbus®/TCP, OptoMMP, MQTT, REST API
groov RIO can operate through a wide range of operating temperatures (-20 to 70 °C) and with its industrial design, it can be used in a large variety of applications and operating environments. groov RIO is UL/cUL listed and compliant with the ATEX, Low Voltage, and EMC CE directives.
Gábor Nagy, application development engineer. He has been developing management, control and data collection (SCADA) systems primarily with GE Historian and GE iFIX software. He is responsible for the gospel of the ROB-EX Scheduler (formerly GE Scheduler) Advanced Planning and Scheduling (APS) software, which is also sold by Com-Forth. In the past he worked as production planner at two manufacturing companies, which enables him to find the optimal production planning solutions based on both his system integrator and user (SAP, Excel) experience.