NetStaX EtherNet/IP Adapter DLL Kit

Version 4.7.0 Now Available

The new NetStax version 4.7.0 has been tested and is fully compliant with ODVA Conformance Test 14 (CT14) and includes updates and feature enhancements.

NetStaX™ EtherNet/IP™ Adapter DLL Kit (EIPA) enables you to quickly introduce EtherNet/IP Adapter Class functionality into your PC-based products and systems. The EIPA EtherNet/IP Adapter Class software protocol stack (packaged in a DLL) provides I/O server, message server and message client functionality.

The EIPA software provides an application programming interface (API) for using Common Industrial Protocol (CIP) via TCP/IP. The EIPA software interfaces with your product’s application software and Windows standard (Winsock) socket level TCP/IP interface.

EIPA Diagram

Components
  • EIPA DLL with C++ function call API, C# API and COM Server API for use with Windows, VB6 and .NET applications
  • Adapter Class example code (executable and source)
  • EIPA Getting Started and EIPA DLL API Reference manuals
  • EIPA C# API and COM Component Reference manuals
  • Example user-modifiable file for pre-conformance testing
  • Example EDS file that demonstrates use of the EIPA stack as a Class 1 connection server by software tools such as RSNetWorx™ for EtherNet/IP or other EtherNet/IP tools
  • Includes files for Conformance Test CT14
Features
  • Tested with ODVA CT14
  • Supports TCP/IP object revision 2
  • Supports Ethernet Link object revision 4
  • Customize the number of connections, requests, etc. from build time parameters
  • Supports “Big 12” Diagnostics
Resource Utilization Management
  • All resources initialized at startup
  • No dynamic memory or thread allocation
  • Runs on a single thread platform compatibility
Supported/Included Objects
  • Message router
  • Connection manager
  • Port
  • QOS
  • Identity
  • Ethernet link
  • TCP/IP
  • Custom user objects
  • File object
  • Class 0 support
  • Energy object
Compatibility
  • Enables EtherNet/IP Adapter Class functionality for your application or product
  • UCMM (unconnected) explicit message client (originator) and server (target)
  • Class 3 (connected) explicit message server (target)
  • Class 1 (I/O) implicit connection server (target)
Platform Compatibility
  • Microsoft Windows XP, Vista, 7, 8, and 10 (32 and 64 bit DLLs included)
EtherNet/IP Adapter DLL Kit

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