The business areas of Festo are automation with pneumatic and electric components and systems as well as basic and vocational training in industrial automation. Main product groups are valve terminals with field bus/Ethernet, drives, handling and vacuum technology, positioning, valves, proportional technology, compressed-air preparation, tubing, fittings, sensors and pressure switches, pneumatic control technology, electronic control technology. Festo is innovator and market leader in intelligent pneumatics and valve terminals.