• Key Features
  • Standard Features
  • Advanced Features
  • Device Support
  • Protocols / Networks
  • Videos & App Notes
  • Help Files & Release Notes
  • Technical Blog
  • Additional Resources

Siemens S7 MPI Key Features Include

  • Maximum Number of Channels & Devices: 
    • Channels - 100
    • Devices per Channel - 127
    • NOTE: Practical channel/device limits will vary depending on your available system resources
  • Supports all data types
  • Supports automatic handling of network configuration
  • Supports Mulitple Master Multi-drop RS485 (19.2 KBaud and 38.4 KBaud)
  • Modem Support (Automatic Dial Configuration and Multiple Phone Number Management)
  • Supports Ethernet Encapsulation

Siemens S7 MPI Features Include

  • Automatic Tag Database Generation using CSV Import
  • Tag configuration supports dynamic tags from your client application
  • Supports Stations 0-126
  • Memory Types Supported: I, E, Q, A, M, F, T, C, Z, and Data Block Access
  • Supports all memory types and data types such as Float, Long Word, and BCD
  • Bit-level access support
  • Supports arrays for byte, char, word, short, DWORD, long, float and LBCD data types

Siemens S7 MPI Serial Driver Advanced Features Include

  • Supports Single or Multiple Masters on MPI network
  • Auto Device Demotion Support to optimize communication with responsive devices
  • Communicates directly with MPI Adapter (No Additional Software Required)

Siemens S7 MPI Supported Devices

  • S7-300 Family
  • S7-400 Family

For full details on models and networks supported, please consult the driver help file.

Siemens S7 MPI Supported Protocols / Networks

  • Multi Point Interface (MPI) S7-300/400 Communications Protocol
  • Multi-Master Multi-Drop
    • 19.2 KBaud
    • 38.4 KBaud
  • Ethernet Encapsulated Serial

Videos / Guides / App Notes to Help You Get Started

To insure you get the most from your investment in TOP Server™, we provide a variety of application notes/guides and how-to videos, since we know that sometimes it helps to see someone showing you how to do things.

Driver Help Files / Release Notes

Use the below links to access TOP Server release history and driver help documentation.

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