With over 350 employees at 11 locations worldwide and more than 30 years of experience, Hilscher is one of the leading technology and solution providers in industrial communication technology. With the philosophy of continuous growth based on its own resources, the company is a reliable partner for its customers. All processes are certified in accordance with ISO 9001 and 14001. Hilscher’s products range from PC cards, Gateways and OEM plug-in modules to powerful SoCs including all main Fieldbus and Real-Time Ethernet protocol stacks.
Hilscher concentrates on its core competence with the claim of being one of the best in the market – and has been setting standards for years, for example with netX technology. The netX technology is part of a comprehensive system solution that includes software, tools and design-in services. The network controller family is now used by more than 200 companies in their products. Based on this, Hilscher supplies interface modules, PC cards and gateways or develops and manufactures customized solutions.
The netFIELD portfolio, which is based on netX technology, is Hilscher’s technology platform for the Industry 4.0 integration of field devices and sensors. The integrated system solution connects IO-Link sensors via IP67 connection units and Edge Gateways with established cloud platforms and the Hilscher Edge Portal for device management and the centrally controlled distribution of software containers. In addition, Hilscher, as a provider of IoT technology and services, is founding member of the Open Industry 4.0 Alliance to turn the vision of multivendor Industry 4.0 into reality.
Thanks to the netX chip technology and the consistent focus on cloud technologies, Hilscher is the suitable partner for Industry 4.0.