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Glossary term
termLabelsMQTT
gloTermCirrus Link MQTT Injector Module
termSynsInjector Module

This is an Ignition module made by Cirrus Link. It emulates Edge of Network Gateways, simulating live PLC data. It is configurable using CSV filesm and can simulate multiple Edge of Network Gateways concurrently. This module is used for testing the functionality and throughput of different IIoT IIoT solutions using MQTT and Ignition.


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gloTermComma Separated Value
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termSyns

See CSV.

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gloTermControlNet

Open network protocol which operates at a higher speed than DeviceNet but lower speed than Ethernet.


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termLabelsgloTermControl Systemcontrol system

1- A control system is a device, or set of devices, that manages, commands, directs or regulates the behavior of other devices or systems. Industrial control systems are used in industrial production for controlling equipment or machines. -Wikipedia

2- Refers to a PLC, Process control system, all field sensing devices, motor and valve control devices, the wiring to the controller, the controller itself, software and anything else related to controlling a manufacturing process. Some antiquated control systems use straight electrical wiring or pneumatic control systems without the use of computers. The majority of control systems are computer-based though.

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gloTermCPU

Central Processing Unit Central Processing Unit (CPU) is the main processing chip of a computer. The part of the computer or computer system which performs core processing functions.

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gloTermCSV

A Comma Separated Value Comma Separated Value (CSV) file is a way to store tabular data in a text file. It uses commas to separate columns of data, and newlines to separate rows. It may have zero or more header rows with column names or other data.

Code Block
titleExample
"column a","column b","columnc"
1,2.3,"abc"
4,5.22,"def"


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