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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EtherCAT Technology Group

The ETG is a global organization in which OEM, End Users and Technology Providers join forces to support and promote the further technology development.
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ETG News

ETG conducts first Safety over EtherCAT Plug Fest

Jul 2019 | The EtherCAT Technology Group (ETG) recently held its first Safety over EtherCAT Plug Fest with great success. Numerous manufacturers of EtherCAT safety master and slave devices came to Verl, Germany. More...

EtherCAT Information Day Seminars in North America

Jul 2019 | We are inviting everybody interested to the free-of-charge industrial Ethernet Seminar Series, continuing at selected premium venues in Boston (July 23), Philadelphia (July 25) and Cleveland (July 30). More...

EtherCAT Seminar Series Slovenia and Croatia 2019

Jun 2019 | We are very happy to invite everybody interested in the free-of-charge industrial Ethernet seminar series, taking place at selected premium venues in Ljubljana/ Slovenia on September 18th and in Zagreb/ Croatia on September 19th. More...

Successful 2019 Spring European EtherCAT Plug Fest

May 2019 | Fifty-seven participants, eight countries, four continents – that’s the result of the latest EtherCAT Plug Fest, which was conducted by the EtherCAT Technology Group (ETG) in cooperation with acontis technologies GmbH in the middle of May in Ravensburg, Germany. More...

EtherCAT Seminar Crailsheim, Germany

May 2019 | We cordially invite all interested in learning about the latest trends in industrial automation and especially EtherCAT to participate in our half-day EtherCAT Seminar in Crailsheim/Germany on June 5, 2019. More...

EtherCAT Seminar Series Norway 2019

Apr 2019 | We are very happy to invite everybody interested in the free-of-charge industrial Ethernet seminar series, taking place at selected premium venues in Norway on June 11th (Stavanger), June 12th (Ålesund) and June 13th (Horten). More...

EtherCAT Seminar Series in Poland 2019

Apr 2019 | It is our great pleasure to invite everybody interested in learning about industrial Ethernet, Industrie 4.0 & IoT and especially EtherCAT to participate in the inaugural EtherCAT seminars in Poland 2019, taking place in Katowice (May 28) and in Warsaw (May 29). More...

Visit us: ETG booth @ SPS Italia 2019

Apr 2019 | ETG is attending again with an info booth to show you the latest trends of Industrial Ethernet and developments of EtherCAT. Meet our italian speaking experts at the SPS Italia from May 28-30 in hall 5-M045! More...

ETG joint booth@ IAMD Beijing 2019

Apr 2019 | IAMD Beijing tradeshow will hold in Beijing Exhibition Center on 8th-10th May 2019. Together with 22 co- exhibiting member companies, ETG joint booth located in hall 1-20 will show the great variety of products and solutions. More...

Visit us: ETG joint booth @ HANNNOVER MESSE 2019

Mar 2019 | We cordially invite you to visit us at HANNOVER MESSE, taking place April 1-5 in Hannover, Germany. Our ETG joint booth, located as usual in hall 9-D18, features an impressive variety of over 500 products and solutions from 62 co-exhibiting member companies. More...

Latest Product Entries

EtherCAT Gateway WI180C-EC by SICK

Aug 2019 | EtherCAT Gateway for fiber-optic sensors (WLL180, KTL180) and displacement measurement sensors (OL1, OD Mini Pro, OD5000 in combination with evaluation unit AOD1)

RX72M Communication Board by Renesas Electronics

Aug 2019 | The RX72M Communication Board is an evaluation platform for evaluating EtherCAT and various peripherals and software development.

PSD Parker Servo Drive with FSoE

Aug 2019 | Parker offers the PSD servo drives now with Functional Safety option. Based on the FailSafe over EtherCAT (FSoE) protocol, safety technology is central to the design of the new drives. No additional wiring is necessary as Parker utilises the integrated EtherCAT communication capabilities.

XCP-Gateway Series by CSM

Aug 2019 | Converter for EtherCAT to standard protocol XCP-on-Ethernet; combining the advantages of data acquisition via EtherCAT with the flexibility of the wide-spread standard XCP-on-Ethernet.

HV Breakout Module Type 3.1 by CSM

Aug 2019 | The HV Breakout Module Type 3.1 has been designed for three-phase evaluation in a high-voltage line. It is suited for power, current and voltage evaluation and is inserted directly into the HW power line.

HV Breakout Module Type 1.2 by CSM

Aug 2019 | The HV Breakout Module Type 1.2 has been designed for single-phase measurement in high-voltage lines. It is suited for power, current and voltage evaluation on separate cables for HV+ and HV-

HV Breakout Module Type 1.1 by CSM

Aug 2019 | The HV Breakout Module Type 1.1 has been designed for single-phase measurement in a high-voltage line. It is suited for power, current and voltage evaluation and is inserted directly into the HW power line.

EtherCAT P Connectors by Escha

Jul 2019 | EtherCAT P connectors from ESCHA facilitate a common data- and power supply via the compact M8x1-interface.

BM100 by ASEM

Jul 2019 | The BM100 combines outstanding performance with minimal space requirements. Equipped with the Codesys SoftPLC, integrated remote maintenance solution Ubiquity and Uniqo, the BM100 is perfectly suited for IoT gateways and complete PC-based automation solutions.

Serie BM by ASEM

Jul 2019 | The new generation of fanless IPCs is more flexible and perform better than ever. With integrated SoftPLC, remote maintenance and visualization, the IPCs can be used in almost any application.

LP40 by ASEM

Jul 2019 | The ideal partner for every challenge! The LP40 is a programmable automation controller (PAC) that combines outstanding performance with brilliant display technology and a comprehensive software package.

EtherCAT M8 Connectors, Cables, and Distribution Boxes

Jul 2019 | Conec provides a complete EtherCAT interconnect suite including connectors, inserts, cables, cable assemblies, Y T and multiple cable breakouts, and distribution boxes.

Q.station X by Gantner Instruments GmbH

Jul 2019 | Gantner Instruments is introducing the new, flexible and more powerful Q.series XE DAQ System. The successful Q.series has now been enhanched with advanced edge computing capabilities, more intelligent data filtering and noise reduction, and optical measurement for harsh environments.

Q.raxx XE by Gantner Instruments GmbH

Jul 2019 | Gantner Instruments is introducing the new, flexible and more powerful Q.series XE DAQ System. The successful Q.series has now been enhanched with advanced edge computing capabilities, more intelligent data filtering and noise reduction, and optical measurement for harsh environments.

Q.brixx XE by Gantner Instruments GmbH

Jul 2019 | Gantner Instruments is introducing the new, flexible and more powerful Q.series XE DAQ System. The successful Q.series has now been enhanched with advanced edge computing capabilities, more intelligent data filtering and noise reduction, and optical measurement for harsh environments.

 


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