New Record Figures for IO-Link Technology

In its annual survey of newly installed nodes, PROFIBUS & PROFINET International (PI) reports outstanding growth figures for its technologies. PROFIsafe and IO-Link in particular are showing impressive increases.

The use of IO-Link in industrial plants is increasing significantly. An additional 15.9 million IO-Link devices were installed in 2023, which represents a record growth of 89 percent compared to the previous year (8.4 million devices). As a result, the total number of installed IO-Link nodes reached the substantial figure of 51.6 million by the end of 2023.

[published on 23.04.2024]