EtherCAT Training: EtherCAT Technology Basics

The EtherCAT Training: EtherCAT Technology Basics is aimed at developers as recommendable preparation before attending the EtherCAT Training: EtherCAT Evaluation Kit und Slave Stack Code or EtherCAT Training: Master Sample Code provided by Beckhoff Automation.

In this training basic EtherCAT knowledge is conveyed. The seminar is led by developers and held in manageable groups so that individual interests can be addressed.

Contents of the seminar (subject to modifications):

  • EtherCAT Basics
  • Slave Structure
  • Device Model
  • Physical Layer
  • Data Link Layer
    • Frame Structure
    • Addressing, Commands
    • Memory/Registers, SyncManager, FMMUs
    • Diagnosis
  • Distributed Clocks (DC)
  • Application Layer
    • EtherCAT State Machine (ESM)
    • Mailbox (Mailbox Protocols)
  • Slave Information Interface (EEPROM)
  • Device Profiles
    • Modular Devices
    • Drives
  • EtherCAT Slave Information (ESI) file
  • Tools (Configuration Tool, Monitor, ...)
  • EtherCAT Master
  • Standard & References

Training location: Verl or Nuremberg, Germany; Duration: 1 day
Ordering code: TR8110

For further information and registration please contact Sandra Mimmler at Beckhoff Automation (Germany) directly.


EtherCAT Training: EtherCAT Technology Basics


BECKHOFF Automation

Beckhoff Automation GmbH & Co. KG