EtherCAT

is the open real-time Ethernet network originally developed by Beckhoff. EtherCAT sets new standards for real-time performance and topology flexibility.
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ETG News

2017 Korea EtherCAT Roadshow

Oct 2017 | We take pleasure in inviting everybody interested in the free-of-charge Industrial Ethernet Seminar Series, taking place at selected premium venues in Korea on November 8th (Seoul) and November 10th (Gwangju). More...

Further EtherCAT Seminars in China

Oct 2017 | The EtherCAT roadshow continues with a free-of-charge Industrial Ethernet / EtherCAT seminar on November 15, 2017, in Beijing, China. More...

EtherCAT Roadshow South America in Peru, Ecuador and Colombia

Aug 2017 | It is our great pleasure to invite everybody interested in learning about Industrial Ethernet and especially EtherCAT to participate at the inaugural EtherCAT seminar series in South America taking place in Lima, Peru (Oct 12), Quito, Ecuador (Oct 17), as well as in Medellin and Bogotá, Colombia (Oct 19-20) this year. More...

EtherCAT Roadshow China 2017 continues

Jul 2017 | Our EtherCAT roadshow continues with a free-of-charge Industrial Ethernet / EtherCAT seminar on September 12 in Shanghai, China. More...

EtherCAT Technology Group honors member no. 500 in Japan

Jul 2017 | In the frame of this year’s ETG Member Meeting the EtherCAT Technology Group (ETG) honored member company no. 500 in Japan, recently. More...

First-time EtherCAT Roadshow Russia

Jul 2017 | It is our great pleasure to invite everybody interested in learning about Industrial Ethernet, Industrie 4.0 & IoT and especially EtherCAT to participate at the inaugural EtherCAT seminars in Russia 2017, taking place in Moscow (Sep 13) and in Saint Petersburg (Sep 14). More...

ETG congratulates Emirates Team New Zealand for winning the America’s Cup 2017

Jun 2017 | The EtherCAT Technology Group (ETG) congratulates its member Emirates Team New Zealand winning the America’s Cup – the oldest and most prestigious trophy in international sport. More...

SPS Italia 2017: Visit us!

May 2017 | Our Italian EtherCAT expert will be available at the SPS Italia 2017 from May 23-25 to discuss depth technical aspects of the EtherCAT technology and provide the latest news from the EtherCAT world. You can find us in hall 5-002 at the Quartiere Fieristico in Parma. More...

EtherCAT Roadshow China 2017

May 2017 | Our EtherCAT Roadshow continues with free-of-charge Industrial Ethernet / EtherCAT seminars on June 6 (Shenzhen) and June 9 (Chengdu). More...

EtherCAT: Staying ahead with Industrie 4.0 and IoT developments

Apr 2017 | There is nothing new about the suitability of EtherCAT when enabling the concepts of Industrie 4.0. The technology has, by design, all the tools necessary to support the digital transformation. As the world’s largest fieldbus user organisation, the ETG strives to be actively involved in the developments surrounding Industrie 4.0 and IoT. More...

Latest Product Entries

FSoE Slave Stack / Master Stack

Oct 2017 | Intelligent safety solution by ISH based on EtherCAT. Developed according to IEC 61508 for use in applications up to SIL3. Pre-certified as compliant item by TÜV Rheinland.

SIC400

Oct 2017 | SIC400 Modular hardware and software kit for your safety related development from ISH.

MCS 3274 BP4 ET

Oct 2017 | It is hard to believe how much intelligent and high-performance drive technology we have conjured up in the compact FAULHABER Motion Control Systems. They combine powerful brushless DC-Servomotors with tailor-made control electronics in the smallest of spaces.

FSoE Evaluation Board

Sep 2017 | The FSoE evaluation board is the starting point and a reference for the implementation of your own FSoE devices using the Anybus CompactCom and the HMS FSoE stack.

XDL-L7NH

Sep 2017 | L7NH is an AC servo drive from LSIS which supports EhterCAT communication. It has diverse powerful features including high reliability, high performance, intelligent control and a dedicated software tool.

XMC-E32A

Sep 2017 | The XMC-E32A programmable motion controller from LSIS realizes automation of manufacturing industries with a cost-effective yet easy and user friendly engineering solution.

PSAC03030A01S00

Sep 2017 | The drive modul from ACD with integrated safety function STO for DC brush motor consist of power supply and motor control.

ACxx050A00S05 - Servo Drive and Stepper

Sep 2017 | The drive modul from ACD with integrated safety function STO is designed for a mains connection in a range of 24 V to 48 V DC and can used as safety component according to Machinery Directive 2006/42/EC.

AC03030A01S00

Sep 2017 | ACD offers the drive modul with integrated safety function STO for DC brush motor is designed for a mains connection of 24 V DC and can used as safety component according to Machinery Directive 2006/42/EC.

SPiiPlusES

Sep 2017 | High Performance Multi-Axis Controller with Built-In EtherCAT® to EtherCAT® Bridge from ACS Motion Control.

EtherCAT P Coupler

Sep 2017 | The EK13xx EtherCAT P Coupler in IP20 from Beckhoff enable EtherCAT P to be used from the control cabinet right to the machine.

MOVIDRIVE® modular

Aug 2017 | The NEW ARRIVALS: MOVIDRIVE® application inverters from SEW-EURODRIVE.

MOVIDRIVE® system

Aug 2017 | The NEW ARRIVALS: MOVIDRIVE® application inverters from SEW-EURODRIVE.

EC analog & digital I/O

Aug 2017 | Compact EtherCAT 19 "rack I/O system from UNITRO for the acquisition of over 30,000 data points within 30ms..

GigaPLUG

Aug 2017 | GigaPLUG is a contactless plug which supports the transmission of EtherCAT and other common Ethernet-based protocols. Even in environmentally unfriendly conditions a reliable full-duplex transmission can be make sure.

 


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