PROFINET PA Test Bundle
The PROFINET PA Profile Test Bundle supports the development of PROFINET PA field devices. It can be used as a means of supplementary preparation for the mandatory certification for PROFINET devices with supported PA profile V 4.02MU1.
The official PROFINET Test Bundles retains its validity, this is just an addition.
Each device must have passed the official PROFINET tests with the manufacturer instance before.
This bundle contains:
- RT-Tester (ART),
- Test cases for the PA Profile test.
The following test cases for the PA Profile test are included:
- Physical Block
- Block specific test cases
- Analog Input FB
- Analog Output FB
- Binary Input FB
- Binary Output FB
- Enumerated Output FB
- Totalizer FB
- Flow TB
- Level TB
- Temperature TB
- Pressure TB
Test cases for the other block types are under development and will be published at a later time.
The necessary Profile GSD files can be downloaded from the PI website (GSDML-V2.43-PA_Profile_V4.02-*-20230217.xml).
Version 2023-02-24 (V220.127.116.11)
This Test Bundle V18.104.22.168 PA Release shall be used for PA Profile certification tests.
This is an addition to the tests of PROFINET Testbundle Version 2022-07-28 (V2.43.1)
Expected timelines for test bundles
BOT (Begin Of Test) V2.43: February 24, 2023
EOT (End Of Test) V2.43: July 31, 2023*
* Expected, but not yet decided! Shifts in planning and timeline will be communicated here
For support or feedback, please contact PN-TS-Support(at)oth-aw(dot)de