netHOST Workshop

The Hilscher netHOST for fieldbus or Realtime Ethernet protocols is a fully-fledged and autonomously working fieldbus master, which enables industrial PCs and embedded systems to control fieldbus networks via a normal LAN connection.
But which protocols can be implemented with netHOST and which configuration options are available?
What are the significant differences from the Hilscher CIFX PC card?
The netHOST workshop deals with these questions.


  • netHOST variety – what properties do the different products provide?
  • Protocol variety – which protocols are supported?
  • Commissioning
    • Manuals / Software / Firmware
    • netHOST Handling
    • Handling of the configuration Tool
    • Configuration of the netHOST and individual protocols
    • diagnostic options
    • other functions and tools

In addition to the theory, the devices are also put into operation in practical exercises.

Individual content:

Upon request, gateway-specific or individual netTAP topics or the configuration and diagnosis of certain protocols can be focused.
After consultation, customer devices can be integrate into the workshop during the exercises


1 day: from 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Target group

Commissioner, software developer, project and product manager


Basic knowledge of the desired protocol technologies.


The training materials are in English. The lectures can be held in either English or German.

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netHOST WorkshopNXS-NHST1 day netHOST Workshop