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

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...

ETG @ IAS 2015

Oct 2017 | At this year’s Industrial Automation Show (IAS) in Shanghai, China, our Chinese team will represent EtherCAT technology together with various co-exhibitors and more than 60 different EtherCAT products at our ETG Joint Booth. More...

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...

Latest Product Entries

EPOS4 Positioning Controller

Nov 2017 | maxon motor control’s EPOS4 products are small-sized, full digital, smart positioning control units.

REOGATE EC

Nov 2017 | The REOGATE EC is a certified EtherCAT gateway interface for REO controller and power supplies.

iPOS360x SY Multi-Axis Motion System

Nov 2017 | The iPOS360x SY multi-axis motion system from TECHNOSOFT provides a compact, ready-to-run solution for multi-axis applications.

iPOS2401 MX-CAT

Oct 2017 | TECHNOSOFT presents the iPOS2401 MX, an intelligent drive with integrated motion controller offering an optimal solution for positioning applications where space is critical (19 x 46 x 8 mm).

TMC8670-BI

Oct 2017 | EtherCAT Slave Controller servo IC from Trinamic for industrial automation, embedded servo control and other automated equipment applications.

TMC8462-BA

Oct 2017 | Dedicated EtherCAT Slave Controller with enhanced I/O functionality for motion control applications and integrated switchin regulators and integrated Phys from Trinamic.

TMC8461-BA

Oct 2017 | Dedicated EtherCAT Slave Controller with enhanced I/O functionality for motion control applications and integrated switching regulators from TRINAMIC.

c250-S Safety controller

Oct 2017 | With the expansion of the Lenze controller program to include the Safety Controller c250-S a complete automation solution is provided for safety engineering and control and drive tasks.

c250−S Safety I/O−module

Oct 2017 | With the expansion of the Lenze controller program to include the Safety Controller c250-S a complete automation solution is provided for safety engineering and control and drive tasks.

c250−S Safety bus coupler

Oct 2017 | With the expansion of the Lenze controller program to include the Safety Controller c250-S a complete automation solution is provided for safety engineering and control and drive tasks.

ATOMI

Oct 2017 | The ultimate 4 axis CNC controller: A single board four axis motor drive by Granite Devices.

ARGON Servo Drive

Oct 2017 | World’s only servo motor drive with open source firmware for fast and easy custom motion control and I/O function implementation from Granite Devices.

EtherFOX - The real-time bridge to EtherCAT

Oct 2017 | An 10 axis bridge between Granite Devices drives and EtherCAT field bus.

IONI Servo & Stepper Drive

Oct 2017 | The Swiss knife of motor contol: See how IONI changes the way servo & stepping motors are controlled by Granite Devices.

AFP7CPS31E

Oct 2017 | FP7 PLC – The compact high-performance PLC from Panasonic. With its extensive range of expansion units, it offers optimized modularity.

 


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