BACnet

  • First defined by the ASHRE (American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air-Conditioning Engineers), the BACnet standard was then adopted by European standards agencies. 'BACnet' stands for 'Building Automation and Control networking protocol', the standard was primarily used in the area of facility automation.

ISO/OSI Model
7 Application Layer BACnet Application Layer
6 Presentation Layer ASN.1
BER (Basic Encoding Rules)
5 Session Layer n/a
4 Transport Layer n/a
3 Network Layer n/a
2 Link Layer BACnet Network Layer
1 Physical Layer IEEE 802.2 Type 1
Ethernet (IEEE 802.3)
MS/TP
EIA RS485
PTP
EIA RS232
LonTalk
Available Protocol Stacks

BACnet, Client

BACnet, Server

Applicable Products
  • ipConvLite
    ipConvLite

    Universal protocol converter for small and distributed applications

  • ipConv
    ipConv

    Universal protocol converter for highest degree of flexibility

  • ip4Cloud
    ip4Cloud

    Link critical processes securely to IT/Cloud/SCADA services

  • ip4Cloud/SEC3PB
    ip4Cloud/SEC3PB

    Capture PROFIBUS data by eavesdropping and transmit it to Cloud/IT or SCADA services

  • ip4Cloud/SEC3IO
    ip4Cloud/SEC3IO

    Switch and monitor digital I/O states to transmit them to IT/Cloud/SCADA services