User Group

January 2019 New Orleans User Group

INTRODUCTION TO GUARDLINK TECHNOLOGY
South Louisiana User Group


Audio Recording (Podcast)


Presentation

GuardLink Technology User Group Presentation January 2019


What is GuardLink Technology

GuardLink technology is a safety-based communications protocol that links safety to The Connected Enterprise. Allen-Bradley Guardmaster smart safety devices that feature GuardLink technology deliver information, advanced functionality, and flexibility. This technology helps enhance safety and increase machine- and plant-wide efficiency.

GuardLink technology enabled devices offer advanced features and diagnostics that can only be accessed through a GuardLink enabled connection tap. The benefits of GuardLink technology include:

  • Real time, contextual diagnostics and sensor health data significantly improve troubleshooting
  • Automatic Device Reset (ADR)
  • Seamless integration into Rockwell Automation EtherNet/IP architecture

Smart Safety Resources from Rockwell Automation

Products

Publications

GuardLink Videos on YouTube

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