Universal PCI Boards for Use as Master or Slave. Single and dual channel interface boards in universal PCI format for integrating PCs into PROFIBUS architectures as machine controllers, supervisory control applications, field devices or operator panels.


Always the Fitting PROFIBUS Protocol

  • PROFIBUS Master and Slave functionality
  • Support of PROFIBUS DP, PROFIBUS FMS and PROFIBUS FDL protocols
  • Universal interface solution for integration in industrial and embedded PCs

Rapid Integration Using API or OPC Server

  • Direct access to all protocols via PROFIBUS API
  • Sample programs including comments
  • Integration in various plant asset management tools
  • Optional access by OPC Clients using Softing‘s OPC Server

Large Choice of Drivers

  • Use in Windows and Linux operating systems
  • PROFIBUS CommDTM for FDT applications included in scope of delivery
Master/Slave, Single Channel 1) Slave, Single Channel 1) Master/Slave, Dual Channel
PROFIBUS Protocol  
DP-V0 Master
DP-V1 Master: Acyclic C2 Services
DP-V2 Master 2)
DP-V0 Slave
Fieldbus Connection 9-Pin D-Sub Female, RS485, Galvanically Isolated
Transfer Rates 9.6; 19.2; 45.45; 93.75; 187.5; 500; 1500; 3000; 6000; 12000 Kbit/s
PC Interface PCI V2.2, 128 KB Shared RAM per Channel
Operating Temperature 0oC..+55oC
Storage Temperature -20oC..+70oC
Relative Humidity < 90%, Non-Condensing
Dimensions [mm] 168×64 168×64 168×107
Power Supply
Supply Voltage 5V/3.3V(±5%)DC
Current Consumption [mA] Typ. 500 / 200 Typ. 500 / 200 Typ. 700 / 300
Drivers available for Windows 2000, Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 10

1) Also Available with Low Profile Slot Bracket
2) DP-V2 Available for Custom Integration. Please contact Softing to discuss your specific requirements.

PB-PRO 1-PCI (PB-PRO 1-PCI/LP1)) Master/Slave, Single Channel 1)
PB-PRO 1S-PCI (PB-PRO 1S-PCI/LP1)) Slave, Single Channel 1)
PB-PRO 2-PCI Master/Slave, Dual Channel

Scope of Delivery

PC interface Board, CD with Drivers, Documentation and Sample Programs

Additional Products and Services

OPC-PB3) PROFIBUS OPC Server for DP-V0 / DP-V1
DCF-DY-41003) OPC Server for S7 / S5
TRA-PB-TECH PROFIBUS Technology Training

1) Also Available with Low Profile Slot Bracket
3) Requires PROFIBUS Master Interface Board

Training available.. please contact us