empowering communications


Overview of our product categories
Embedded & Design-In

Multiprotocol communication in your product - network controllers and modules for your highly integrated solutions. Our netX multiprotocol processors already network countless machines and devices around the globe. Highly integrated, the network controllers provide flexible and reliable communication interfaces in your machines. Alternatively, you can also use one of our netX-based communication modules.

-> SoCs & Stacks

-> Embedded Modules

-> netX Lifecycle Support

System networking components

Network your machines and devices - efficiently and flexibly with any network standard. Our PC cards, gateways, network diagnostic tools and IO-Link masters offer you a fast way to network your applications. Whether IPC, vision systems, robot arms or controllers. Here you will find ready-to-use communication solutions based on our netX SoCs.

-> PC cards for Industrial Ethernet & Fieldbus

-> Gateways & switches for industrial communication

-> IO-Link Master for Industrial Ethernet

-> Network and communication diagnostics

Managed Industrial IoT

Central data and device management for the industry of tomorrow - with netFIELD we offer you a holistic IIoT ecosystem that lets you roll out software to entire device fleets and centrally manage your hardware.

-> Edge Gateways with Container Management

-> Edge OS Runtime

-> Centralized Edge Management

-> Container Apps

Hilscher technology in action – our success stories
A pneumatic valve application with many cables and lines going about, disappearing into a cabinet on the bottom. On the far right side, AVENTICS is written on the device. In the background, you can see some green and blue boxes. The valve application is mounted on a sheet of metal.

Emerson, a world leading provider of automation technology and software, has enabled integrated OPC UA in their AVENTICS™ valve systems, simplifying IIoT integration and analysis capabilities with netX 90.

Titleimage Systemtechnik Leber

Based on Hilscher’s netX 90 multiprotocol processor, Systemtechnik LEBER and E-T-A developed an ultra-compact and price-sensitive bus controller for monitoring electronic circuit breakers.

A man with a blue hard hat and safety glasses is working on a orange robot arm.

netANALYZER delivers reliable support for the service specialist Leadec in troubleshooting industrial Ethernet networks.

A packaging machine from MULTIVAC.

MULTIVAC, the leading manufacturer of integrated packaging solutions, develops customer-oriented services with netFIELD, enabling higher machine availability

A female factory worker in pharmaceutical clothing standing beside a large fluid machinery.

netTAP 151 provides a flexible and scalable solution for an easy integration of independent processing systems into one industrial communication network.

A pneumatic test bench with several cables going in and out, placed in a production environment.

müller+krahmer GmbH realizes pneumatic test benches with the capability to change protocols on the fly with the help of Hilscher cifX PC cards.

A grey box with several connectors up front.

The engineering firm kumkeo GmbH is one of the first companies to rely on the netX 90, the world‘s smallest multi-protocol chip from Hilscher, for the development of innovative products.


2 panel PCs facing each other, another IPC with netJACK highlighted blue in the foreground.

IPC specialist ADS-TEC Industrial IT uses the netJACK option module as a universal solution to equip its Industrial Box PCs and HMIs with master and slave functionalities on demand, flexibly and without tools.

Front view of a NORD inverter standing upright with connectors on bottom.

Drive manufacturer NORD DRIVESYSTEMS realizes more compact frame sizes and facilitates servicing with netX.

Worker inspecting an electrical Installation at a Leadec plant.

netMIRROR facilitates quick and reliable troubleshooting in RealTime Ethernet networks at factory service specialist Leadec.

cifX PC-Cards integrate Automated Weld Seam Inspection Systems to numerous Real-Time Ethernet and Fieldbus networks at German machine vision specialist VITRONIC.