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PROFINET is the efficient Ethernet communication technology for high-performing real-time communication functions as well as for high synchronisation accuracy of the factory automation.

For realising a safe data transmission for PROFINET, the protocol PROFIsafe has been defined.

PROFIsafe complies with the SIL3 of the IEC 61508 and allows the transmission of safe information in a communication system. It does not cause any limitations regarding the transmission rate and the cycle time.


We are experts for PROFINET and PROFIsafe Hardware and Software Development.

Through our

  • membership of PROFINET International (PI)
  • accreditation as a Competence Center
  • actively works in diverse technical workgroups
  • years of experience the electronics development of industrial products
  • specialists for Functionalen Safety

we develop your product with absolute confidence – from the concept to the conformity check and TÜV certification for safety-relevant projects.

Our competences

  • Conception
  • Hardware- & Software Development
  • Prototyping
  • Support with the certification

Your advantages

  • Proof-of-concept by using the MESCO Eval Boards
  • Reduced development risk by MESCO Design Package solutions
  • Cost reduction of your project
  • Shorter Time-to-Market

MESCO Evaluation Board Multiprotocol

The highlights

  • MESCO Design Packages for the simple implementation of PROFINET and / or PROFIsafe functionality in your product
  • Proof-of-concept by using the MESCO PROFINET/PROFIsafe Eval Boards
  • Support of the hardware platforms netX90 (Hilscher), Ertec, STM32
  • Simple integration of multiprotocol solutions on a common hardware
  • MESCO Design knowledge in the field of Ethernet communication, functional safety and motion control
MESCO Services for PROFINET / PROFIsafe
  • Technology consulting and preparation of the specifications
  • Proven hardware and software design for industrial Ethernet interfaces with PROFINET and PROFIsafe communication
  • Multiprotocol Ethernet hardware solutions
  • Support for conformity check and TÜV certification
MESCO Services for Functional Safety
  • Customised hardware and software development compliant with standards according to IEC 61508 (SIL3), EN ISO 13849 (PL e)
  • Integration Safety Communication (PROFIsafe)
  • Support for the safety certification by the TÜV or IFA



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