IoT Protocol Converters
IoT protocol converters and gateway solutions are devices that facilitate communication between different devices that use various protocols. These tools convert the communication protocols used by different devices, enabling the system to operate in an integrated and compatible manner.
For example, even if devices used within an industrial facility have different communication protocols, IoT protocol converters and gateway solutions allow devices to establish access via the same communication protocol. This enables connections between different devices and ensures data flow.
A Mikrodev IoT protocol converter, for example, can establish a connection between devices with protocols such as IEC 62056-21, M-BUS by converting them to the Modbus protocol. Furthermore, these devices can be used in industrial automation and telemetry applications.
Usage Areas of IoT Protocol Converters
IoT Gateway solutions are generally employed in IoT applications where different devices need to communicate with one another. These applications include industrial automation and telemetry applications, smart cities, home automation systems, infrastructure and factories. Additionally, IoT Gateway solutions can be used when organizations transition to cloud computing services and cloud-based applications. In this case, gateway solutions can be used to connect existing infrastructures to the cloud. Gateway solutions facilitate communication between different devices, enabling IoT applications to operate more seamlessly and compatibly.
IoT protocol converters and gateway solutions are used in various sectors and applications, including:
- Energy management and monitoring systems
- Drinking water SCADA and wastewater treatment automation
- Building and campus automation
- Smart city applications
- Industrial automation and process control systems
- Transportation and logistics solutions
Advantages of Using IoT Protocol Converters & Gateway Solutions
There are numerous advantages to using IoT protocol converters for automation systems:
- Establishing communication between devices: Devices operating with different protocols and networks can communicate with one another through a common protocol thanks to the gateway. This ensures data flow and collaboration between different devices in IoT applications.
- Data security and privacy: IoT protocol converters and gateway solutions offer advanced security features to secure data flow between different devices. The gateway provides data security through IP filtering and password definitions.
- Data preprocessing and analysis: Gateway devices optimize data from devices through preprocessing and analysis capabilities, ensuring more stable operation.
- Easy integration and scalability: Gateway devices offer easy integration into existing systems and scalability for future expansions.
- Centralized management and monitoring: IoT Gateway solutions enable centralized management and monitoring of data flow between different devices. This allows system status and performance to be centrally controlled through monitoring and management applications using gateway devices, providing administrators with the ability to effectively track their systems.
- Cost savings: IoT protocol converters and gateway solutions save on operational costs by making devices compatible and ensuring efficient data transmission.
- Increased efficiency: IoT Gateway solutions can improve the efficiency of businesses and industrial facilities by facilitating data flow and collaboration between devices.
These advantages turn IoT protocol converters into suitable and preferable options for many IoT applications, such as industrial facilities, smart cities and home automation systems.
IoT Protocol Converters, Gateway Devices and Mikrodev Solutions
Mikrodev’s IoT protocol converter and gateway solutions are devices that connect different communication protocols and networks, facilitating data flow and communication between devices. These devices simplify the integration and management of IoT systems, ensuring more efficient and effective operation. Converters or gateways support industrial protocols such as Modbus, M-Bus, IEC 62056-21, DLMS/COSEM and therefore enable communication between different devices via the Modbus communication protocol with RS485 serial port or Ethernet, GSM or Wi-Fi.
Mikrodev produces leading solutions with a wide range of products for IoT protocol converter and gateway devices.
Mikrodev IoT protocol converter and gateway product range can be listed in 4 subcategories:
- MBS100 Series MODBUS Gateway
- MDC100 Series DLMS MODBUS Gateway
- MMS100 Series M-BUS MODBUS Gateway
- SC100 Series Serial Device Server
These categories and the product range listed within them can be filtered according to differences in technical specifications.
The MBS100 series is designed for Modbus RTU/TCP conversion, the MDC100 series for converting IEC 62056-21 and DLMS COSEM protocols found in electric meters to Modbus TCP, the MMS100 series for converting M-BUS protocol found in water meters, natural gas meters, heat meters, and calorimeters to Modbus RTU and/or Modbus TCP, and the SC100 series offers transparent communication.
You can access all technical details and more of IoT protocol converter and gateway devices through their individual product pages; you can filter Mikrodev products based on specified technical specifications to decide among the options. Thanks to these comprehensive features, Mikrodev’s product range stands out with its domestic production solutions in the industrial automation sector and is confidently used in various application areas.
Mikrodev’s IoT protocol converter and gateway products are used for industrial automation processes in various fields, including building automation, energy systems, water systems, process automation, machine automation, transportation systems, IoT and telemetry applications, lighting systems and agricultural irrigation systems.
Mikrodev is one of the leading manufacturers of IoT protocol converter and gateway products and continues its investments to become a leading company. With its strong technological foundation, innovative vision, flexible services and customer-oriented approach, Mikrodev aims to become a premier manufacturer in the industrial automation and telemetry sectors.