RSLinx to DH+, DH-485 and Ethernet
DataLink interfaces RSLinx to DH+, DH-485, & Ethernet.

Use DataLink Product to establish Gateway.
Use the following chart to help choose what DataLink product works best in your application.

- Connect to DH+ with DataLink product below: Connect to
DH-485
with
DataLink product
below:
Ethernet TCP/IP GW1000-ABEIP GW1000-ABEIP-DG-485
Ethernet IP GW1000-ABEIP GW1000-ABEIP
DF1 GW1000-DHP1 Replacement to AB 1770-KF2. GW1000-DHP1 Replacement to AB 1770-KF3.

From Anywhere to Anywhere

You can virtually communicate from anywhere to anywhere using RSLinx. The product provides a user-friendly graphical interface for navigating through your network hierarchy. This includes routing over the office Ethernet network through a ControlLogix Gateway to get to your control networks and devices on the plant floor. Select a device and right mouse click to access a variety of integrated configuration and monitoring tools such as configuration for the 1756-DHRIO and 1756-ENET modules, Ladder Viewer for PLC-5, SLC, or MicroLogix family processors, or a Data Monitor for viewing data out of any ControlLogix, PLC-5, SLC-5, or MicroLogix family controllers. A complete set of communication drivers is provided for your networking needs from older legacy Allen-Bradley networks supported by remote routing through 1785-KA, 1785-KA5, 5130-KA, and 5820-EI to the newer more capable ControlLogix Gateways. Communication hardware such as PCMCIA, serial port, or PC based network card is supported. The table below lists the supported

Supported Networks

RSLinx™ is a complete communication server providing plant-floor device connectivity for a wide variety of Rockwell Software applications such as RSLogix™ 5/500/5000, RSView®32™, RSView® Enterprise Series™ and RSSql™/RSBizWare™. In addition, several open interfaces are provided for third-party HMI, data collection and analysis packages, and custom client-application software. RSLinx can support multiple software applications simultaneously, communicating to a variety of devices on many different networks.

RSLinx 2.x is now joined by RSLinx Enterprise, a new product within the RSLinx family that provides unparalleled connectivity to Logix™ processors. RSLinx Enterprise currently can support working as a data server for widely distributed RSView® Supervisory Edition™ products, RSSql, RSBizWare™ Historian™, and RSBizWare™ PlantMetrics™ applications. RSView® Machine Edition™ including PanelView™ Plus and Versaview hardward platforms; and RSView Supervisory Edition Station.

You can communicate from anywhere to anywhere using RSLinx.

RSLinx 2.x provides a user-friendly graphical interface for navigating through your network. This includes routing over an office Ethernet network through a ControlLogix® Gateway to get to your control networks and devices on the plant floor. Select a device and click to access a variety of integrated configuration and monitoring tools. A complete set of communication drivers is provided for your networking needs, from legacy Allen-Bradley networks supported to the newer, more capable, ControlLogix Gateways. Communication hardware such as PCMCIA, serial port, or PC-based network cards are also supported. RSLinx is available in multiple packages to meet the demand for a variety of cost and functionality requirements.

What’s New in RSLinx Enterprise