10 PROFIBUS Gateway Module (PGM) Configuration
This section illustrates the configuration of the PGM blocks (PGM, PB, DSB, PIOMB, PROFIBUS I/O channel
The GENDSB is used for illustrating the DSB configuration. The ET 200M (IM153-1) device is used for
illustrating the field device configuration.
Only the mandatory steps that must be followed while configuring the PGM blocks are explained in this section. The
detailed configuration procedures are explained in the "PGM Configuration" and "Using Profibus Network
Configuration Tool for configuring field network devices" on page 61.
Choose File > New > Interface Modules > Profibus Gateway Module (2 Links).
The PGM block configuration form appears.
Type the name of the PGM (a maximum of 16 characters) or accept the default.
For illustration, the PGM name is modified as PGM2_2229_EXMP.
Select the Module is redundant check box if you want the module to be one of a redundant pair. If you
check the box, the secondary tag name appears in the Redundancy Configuration box.
The secondary PGM block is added when the primary PGM block configuration form is closed.
The PGM2_2229_EXMP block with two PBLink blocks (PBLINK_2230 and PBLINK_2231) are added to
the Project tree.
Double-click the PBLink (PBLINK_2230). The PBLink configuration form appears.
Type the name of the PBLink block (a maximum of 16 characters) or accept the default.
Click the Field Network Configuration tab.
Drag-and-drop the ET 200M (IM153-1) device from the Library view to the Network view.
Double-click the ET 200M (IM153-1) device in the Network view. The configuration form of the ET 200M
(IM153-1) device appears. The Modules menu in the Navigation Area is selected by default.
Choose the following modules to be associated with the ET 200M (IM153-1).
6ES7 321-7RD00-0AB0 4DI
6ES7 322-5RD00-0AB0 4D0
The Config for Slot1, Config for Slot2, and Config for Slot3 are specific to the Siemens ET 200M devices.
All the modules that you selected in the Available Modules section appear in the Configured Modules