Recommended networking topologies are described in this section.
Host—Can be a Windows computer or a real-time controller with the NI Linux Real-Time operating system, such as the IC-317x, cRIO-9035/9039 Sync, cRIO-904x/905x, or cDAQ-9132/9133/9134/9135/9136/9137 for LabVIEW Real-Time
Node—Can be any FieldDAQ device or 802.1AS-compliant CompactDAQ chassis, such as the cDAQ-9185/9189
The recommended networking topologies for FieldDAQ are as follows:
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