DACHS EtherCAT Master for QNX

DACHS EtherCAT Master for QNX Neutrino RTOS v.6.4

STEINHOFF offers the KPA-EtherCAT Master for QNX 6.4 for the DACHS product suite, as well as the configuration tool KPA EtherCAT Studio for the configuration of EtherCAT networks.

Features of the EtherCAT- Master for QNX 6.4:

  • it's based on a specialized protocol module for the io-packet interface of QNX 6.4
  • it allows the communication with EtherCAT based IO modules with short bus cycles:
  • the minimal bus cycle takes 30us with 64 bytes packets and a 2.2 GHz CPU)
  • the bus cycle can be synchronized by and with the application.
  • CAN Application Protocol over EtherCAT (CoE)
  • Ethernet over EtherCAT (EoE)
  • File over EtherCAT (FoE)
  • distributed clocks
  • Master and Slaves state control
  • Slave-to-Slave communication on Master side
  • EtherCAT frames logger and scheduler
  • Events logging
  • Network diagnostic

QNX and Neutrino are registered trademarks of QNX Software Systems, a Harman International Company


DACHS EtherCAT Master for QNX


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