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APOGEE Solutions Comparison of 3 Protocols

Comparison of 3 standard and open protocols as implemented in the APOGEE Open Systems Strategy: Modbus RTU OPC BACnet

2003 Siemens Building Technologies, Inc.

APOGEE Solutions Comparison of 3 Protocols


Modbus RTU Strengths:

Simple protocol designed for process control


Meets the needs of interoperability for controller-to-controller and system to system communication.

2003 Siemens Building Technologies, Inc.

APOGEE Solutions Comparison of 3 Protocols


OPC (OLE for Process Control)

2003 Siemens Building Technologies, Inc.

APOGEE Solutions Comparison of 3 Protocols


BACnet

2003 Siemens Building Technologies, Inc.