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About the SPE Industrial Partner Network

The SPE Industrial Partner Network is based in Rahden, Westphalia, and is an equal association of companies that promote Single Pair Ethernet technology as the basis for the fast and successful growth of the IIoT. The combining of the competencies of the individual companies is intended to give users the investment security they need to invest in this technology. Other interested companies are welcome as new members. Shaping the future together - Talk to us!

Founding members

In order to advance the technology for the rapidly growing IIoT market, a total of seven strong brands have joined forces. HARTING, TE Connectivity, HIROSE, Würth Elektronik, LEONI, Murrelektronik and Softing IT Networks are establishing an open partner network for companies that are actively promoting Single Pair Ethernet for the rapidly growing IIoT market. The SPE cooperation of the companies HARTING, TE Connectivity and HIROSE, which was presented at the Hannover Messe 2019, will now be significantly expanded by the foundation of the Single Pair Ethernet - Industrial Partner Network. Together, the partners support Single Pair Ethernet as the future infrastructure solution for the IIoT.



February 25th 2020

International IEC 63171-6 standard for uniform M3I3C3E3 Single Pair Ethernet interface published

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February 20th 2020

The SPE Industrial Partner Network more than doubled the number of its members within a few months.

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November 15th 2019

Seven leading technology companies establish the Single Pair Ethernet Industrial Partner Network

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