Softing Industrial Automation is a world leading provider of industrial communication products and technologies for manufacturing and process automation.

Softing products are tailored to the requirements of system integrators, device vendors, machine and equipment manufacturers or end users and are known for its ease of use and functional advantages. The use of an FPGA allows the flexible implementation of the device hardware. The firmware provided by Softing offers a uniform software interface for the above standard protocols. The Simple Device Application Interface (SDAI) is an efficient protocol abstraction layer that is designed to offer a single application interface for the standard solutions including Ethernet POWERLINK helping to significantly speed up device integration and time-to-market, while simplifying support and maintenance.