EtherCAT Slave Evaluation Kit Workshop

Dates and Venues

 
  • March 1, 2017, Nuremberg, Germany
  • May 17, 2017, Nuremberg, Germany
  • July 19, 2017, Nuremberg, Germany
  • September 20, 2017, Nuremberg, Germany
  • December 13, 2017, Nuremberg, Germany

Contents of the workshop (subject to modifications)

Title: EtherCAT Communication

  • Hardware Design:
    • EtherCAT Slave Controller (ESC)
    • Process Data Interface (PDI)
  • EtherCAT Master (TwinCAT incl. Real-time driver for EtherCAT)
  • EtherCAT Slave (Digital I/O device)
    • Configuration and Testing with Slave Evaluation Kit
  • EtherCAT Slave Stack Code (SSC)
    • Structure
    • Protocol Handling
    • Compilation and Debugging
  • Network Monitoring
    • Communication and Protocol Analysis
  • EtherCAT Slave Information (ESI) file

Prerequisites

The workshop is aimed at developers of EtherCAT slaves using the EtherCAT Slave Evaluation Kit (EL98xx) from Beckhoff Automation. In addition to theoretical content they also include practical exercises. Basic EtherCAT knowledge is assumed. The workshop is led by developers and held in manageable groups so that individual interests can be addressed.

Organizer

This workshop is offered by Beckhoff Automation GmbH & Co. KG.

 





Registration

For further information and registration please contact
Sandra Mimmler at Beckhoff directly.

Availability

Check availability at www.beckhoff.de
(in German language only).

Location

Beckhoff Automation
GmbH & Co. KG
Ostendstraße 196
90482 Nürnberg, Germany
Map of location