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EtherCAT Roadshow SEA in Singapore, Thailand, Vietnam & Malaysia

Mar 2018 | We invite all interested end users and system integrators to the free of charge Industrial Ethernet Seminars SEA at venues in Singapore (March 21), Thailand (March 23), Vietnam (March 26) and Malaysia (March 27 & 28). More...

Join our EtherCAT Technology Day 2018 in the Netherlands!

Feb 2018 | We cordially invite everybody interested in learning about Industrial Ethernet, Industrie 4.0, and especially EtherCAT, to participate at our free-of-charge full-day EtherCAT Technology Day in the Netherlands, taking place in Eindhoven on Tuesday, March 20, 2018. More...

ETG @ embedded world 2018

Feb 2018 | We cordially invite you to visit us from February 27 to March 1 at this year’s embedded world in Nuremberg, Germany. Come to our stand in hall 3A, booth #215 and experience why EtherCAT technology is the best Industrial Ethernet technology available for embedded systems! More...

2018 EtherCAT Seminar Series India

Jan 2018 | It is our great pleasure to invite everybody interested in learning about Industrial Ethernet, Industrie 4.0 & IoT and especially EtherCAT to participate in EtherCAT Seminars in India from Feb 20-24. More...

ETG celebrates 10 years in the US, China and South Korea

Nov 2017 | This year three out of the five EtherCAT Technology Group (ETG) offices celebrated their 10th anniversary. More...

ETG supplements EtherCAT Standard with TSN for use in heterogeneous networks

Nov 2017 | We have supplemented EtherCAT with Time Sensitive Networking (TSN) technologies, expanding the field of possible EtherCAT applications to include heterogeneous network environments. More...

ETG celebrates record year of events

Nov 2017 | We have seen a record year in 2017 – not only regarding the amount of seminars held, but also the number of countries in which they took place. More...

2017 EtherCAT Seminar Series UK

Nov 2017 | It is our great pleasure to invite everybody interested in learning about Industrial Ethernet and especially EtherCAT to participate in our free-of-charge Industrial Ethernet Seminar Series in UK, taking place in Bristol (December, 5) and Sheffield (December, 6). More...

SPS IPC Drives: ETG Joint Booth

Nov 2017 | From Nov 28th to Nov 30th, 2017, we will exhibit at this year’s SPS IPC Drives in Nuremberg, Germany. Together with 60+ co-exhibitors we’ll show the latest products and solutions with EtherCAT at our ETG Joint Booth in Hall 2, Booth 639. More...

ETG @ System Control Fair 2017

Oct 2017 | Together with about 35 member companies ETG will exhibit again at this year’s SCF – System Control Fair 2017 from Nov 29 to Dec 1, taking place at Tokyo Big Sight in Tokyo, Japan. More...

Latest Product Entries


Mar 2018 | Drive system 120 V DC from ACD. With the drive modules is the selection of safety function according to EN 61800-5-2 with Safety over EtherCAT possible.

MicroNode™ EtherCAT I/O Combo

Mar 2018 | The MicroNode™ I/O product line from MKS provides a high density, compact and economical I/O solution.

PAC 100 & 1000

Mar 2018 | MKS Programmable Automation Controllers (PAC) from MKS merge the features of Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) and Industrial Personal Computers (IPC).

P Series Pressure Controller

Mar 2018 | The PPCA pressure controller from MKS provides pressure measurement and control for critical process applications such as backside wafer pressure control, transport chamber pressure control and process gas panel pressure balancing.

MultiTherm™ 2000 Modular Temperature Controller

Mar 2018 | MultiTherm™ 2000 Modular Temperature Controller provides a modular architecture (based on the MKS Automation Platform) for temperature control that can be easily configured for single zone or multi-zone temperature control applications.


Mar 2018 | General Purpose, Multi-gas, Multi-range, Metal-sealed Mass Flow Controllers from MKS with a Meter Option for Flow Rates up to 50 slm.

G Series Pressure Controller

Mar 2018 | The GPCA from MKS is a metal-sealed pressure controller well suited for a wide variety of applications requiring pressure control capability from 500 Torr to 100 psi.

DA02A e-Baratron®

Mar 2018 | The e-Baratron® EtherCAT® capacitance manometer continues that progression of high performance into networked systems, using industry-standard EtherCAT digital communications to connect to complex process tools.

Delta™III Flow Ratio Controller

Mar 2018 | The DELTA™ III Flow Ratio Controller is a critical process control instrument in the MKS line of digital control, web-browser products.


Mar 2018 | The EtherCAT-master interface, integrated in the powerful platform of SD3 from SIEB & MEYER, allows controlling external sensors, actuators or digital inputs and outputs.

Servo Amplifier SD3

Mar 2018 | With the servo amplifier SD3 SIEB & MEYER offers a solution for complex drive tasks as high-dynamic positioning applications or servo-driven fastening and press technology.

Sitara™ AMIC110 SoC

Mar 2018 | The Sitara™ AMIC110 SoC from TI is a multiprotocol programmable industrial communications processor capable of a true DDR-less EtherCAT slave controller implementation.

KSJ EtherCAT Master based on ARM CPU + FPGA

Mar 2018 | KSJ CPU+FPGA based Master Stack is developed for high speed, low jitter systems and available in FPGA SoCs such as Xilinx Zynq and Intel Cyclone V.

KSJ EtherCAT Master based on Xilinx FPGA

Mar 2018 | KSJ FPGA based Master Stack is developed for high speed, low jitter systems and available in Xilinx FPGA.

KSJ EtherCAT Master based on ARM CPU

Mar 2018 | KSJ original CPU based EtherCAT master stack. This master stack works on ARM CPU with Ethernet MAC. This master stack support ETG.1500 class B, Cable redundancy, DC function.


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