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LonWorks Protocol

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The LonWorks protocol is and industry standard communications protocol for much of the industrial market and is specifically used within building automation among other industrial segments. LonWorks was developed based on the Echelon Corporation protocol. The LonWorks protocol is designed specifically to control applications. LonWorks is typically integrated into a device via a chip that is installed and chip developers are able to provide LonWorks chips by licensing the LonWorks standard. There are approximately 90 million devices that make use of the LonWorks protocol today.

LonWorks Gateway Providers

  • FieldServer Technologies: a protocol gateway provider dedicated to meeting the interoperability needs of the industrial market. FieldServer offers LonWorks gateway solutions and has an extensive protocol library that includes LonWorks protocol drivers as well as LonWorks gateways. FieldServer enable communication between devices