is the open real-time Ethernet network originally developed by Beckhoff. EtherCAT sets new standards for real-time performance
and topology flexibility.
Why use EtherCAT?
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.
Who we are
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
Mar 2019 | We are inviting everybody interested to the free-of-charge industrial Ethernet seminar series, taking place at selected premium venues throughout North America in June, July and November 2019. More...
Feb 2019 | We cordially invite you to visit us from February 26 to 28 at this year’s embedded world in Nuremberg, Germany. You will find us in hall 4, booth 266. Come and visit our enlarged booth and experience why EtherCAT is the best Industrial Ethernet technology available for embedded systems! More...
Feb 2019 | We cordially invite you to our free-of-charge EtherCAT Seminars in China, taking place in Shenzhen, Wuhan, Chongqing, Shanghai and Beijing. More...
Latest Product Entries
May 2019 | Display module with EtherCAT interface from esitron with 4‐8 digits, 100mm bright red LEDs, representation of numbers with sign, control of individual segments supported, flash function, brightness control, wall or ceiling mount aluminium enclosure and 24V DC supply.
May 2019 | Display module from esitron with EtherCAT interface, 6 digits, 14mm bright red LEDs, representation of numbers with sign, control of individual segments supported, flashing function, brightness control, panel mount unit and 24V DC supply.
May 2019 | Display module from esitron with EtherCAT interface, 5 digits, 57mm bright red LEDs, representation of numbers with sign, control of individual segments supported, flash function, brightness control, panel mount unit and 24V DC supply.
May 2019 | DL-EC1A from KEYENCE is an EtherCAT compatible slave which can read and write data from the connected sensor amplifier with a PLC (programmable logic controller) or PC (Personal computer).
May 2019 | Digital Multi-Channel Piezo Controller from Physik Instrumente with EtherCAT. Operating modes: CSP, PP, homing. Cycle time 2 ms. 20 kHz sampling rate control. Autoloading of calibration data from stage.
Apr 2019 | Modular remote I/O with communication and I/O separable from one another by Autonics. Optimized for user environment with the combination of communication coupler and extended module in which various I/O control is enabled. Due to Hot‐swap function, maintenance is enabled even during system operation.
Apr 2019 | Hardware and Software Development Services for EtherCAT Solutions from Eckelmann.
Apr 2019 | The SMD is a compact drive from SERAD, integrating Germany Quality, French Touch and China Price. It works with absolute serial encoder, enDat 2.2 encoder and resolver motor. This drive has as well the safety option.
Apr 2019 | System-wide transparency of safe and non-safe signals and variables by Eckelmann.
Apr 2019 | Future-proof Controller for CNC, PLC and Motion Control from Eckelmann AG.
Apr 2019 | The EP1908 TwinSAFE EtherCAT Box is a digital input box for sensors with potential-free contacts for 24 V DC. It has 8 fail-safe inputs. The EP1908 meets the requirements of IEC 61508 SIL 3 and DIN EN ISO 13849 PL e.
Apr 2019 | Two proven drive principles – combined into a new drive technology. With the XTS (eXtended Transport System) linear transport system, Beckhoff presents a drive solution that’s like no other solution before – because it combines the advantages of two well-known drive principles in a single system.
Apr 2019 | The linear actuator sets new standards for the electronic control of valves and linear adjusting units.
Mar 2019 | Pneumatics is an easy-to-control technology and is now becoming even more simple, versatile and flexible – with the brand-new Festo Motion Terminal VTEM.
Mar 2019 | Valve terminals VTSA, ISO 15407-2, ISO 5599-2