PROFINET Master Simulator

The PROFINET Master Simulator is an easy to use software for data exchange with PROFINET Devices of many suppliers.


PROFINET-Master Simulator: Installation


PROFINET Master Simulators can exchange data with many PROFINET devices without a PROFINET master. Furthermore, the PROFINET Master Simulators also enable the use of GSD files and the entry of special configurations for starting data exchange with PROFINET devices. Identification, renaming and address assignment of PROFINET devices is also possible.


PROFINET-Master Simulator: Application


PROFINET Master Simulator - Product overview

Monitoring software

Figure Type Safety fieldbus Log function of I/O data Sending of acyclic data DLL Installation options Article No.
BW4754PROFINET Master SimulatorPROFIsafeyesRead/write parameters acyclicallynosingle-user license or floating license
BW4755PROFINET Master SimulatorPROFIsafeyesRead/write parameters acyclicallyyessingle-user license or floating license
BW3035PROFINET Master Simulatornonononosingle-user license



PROFINET Master Simulator - Application area and function description

Application area

  • Commissioning of PROFINET Modules
  • Test of in- and output data of PROFINET Modules


Function description

With the PROFINET Master Simulator PROFINET Modules can be detected and configured on the network (device name, IP configuration):


  • The RT in- and output data can be defined using the GSD file and the PROFINET Module can be included in the data exchange
  • The output data for PROFINET Module can be set.
  • Occurring alarms are listed and (if supported by the GSD) issued as readable text message.

Advantages of PROFINET Master Simulators

  • Data exchange with PROFINET devices from almost all manufacturers
  • Data exchange with PROFINET devices without PROFINET master
  • Use of GSD files


PROFINET Master Simulator Plus

  • Supports additionally PROFIsafe modules
  • Supports a log function of the I/O data
  • Sending of acyclic data


PROFINET Master Simulator Plus DLL Kit

  • PROFINET and PROFIsafe operation by integrating the interfaces into your own programs
  • High flexibility in the design and implementation of automated tests and demonstrations