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

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...

EtherCAT Information Day Seminars in North America

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...

ETG @ embedded world 2019

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...

EtherCAT Roadshow in China 2019

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...

EtherCAT Seminar Series Malaysia 2019

Jan 2019 | We cordially invite everybody interested in learning about the latest trends in Industrial Ethernet, Industrie 4.0, and especially EtherCAT, to participate in our EtherCAT seminar series in Malaysia 2019, taking place in Johor Bahru (March 11) and Penang (March 13). More...

ETG now offers vendor-independent diagnosis interface

Nov 2018 | The EtherCAT Technology Group (ETG) has specified a new vendor-independent diagnosis interface, which allows third-party tools to access diagnostic information from EtherCAT networks.
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Dmitry Dzilno elected to Board of Directors of ETG

Nov 2018 | The EtherCAT Technology Group (ETG) has a new member on its Board of Directors: during the SPS IPC Drives 2018 exhibition in Nuremberg, Germany, Dmitry A. Dzilno of Applied Materials was elected to the post by the assembled representatives of ETG member companies. More...

ETG welcomes WITRON as 5,000th member

Nov 2018 | At this year‘s SPS IPC Drives exhibition in Nuremberg, Germany, the EtherCAT Technology Group achieved two remarkable milestones. More...

SPS IPC Drives: ETG Joint Booth

Nov 2018 | From Nov 27th to Nov 29th, 2018, we will exhibit at this year’s SPS IPC Drives in Nuremberg, Germany. Together with 56 co-exhibitors we’ll show more than 500 products and solutions with EtherCAT at our ETG Joint Booth in Hall 5, Booth 310. More...

ETG Website now available in a sixth language: Spanish

Oct 2018 | The official website of the EtherCAT Technology Group has now also been translated into Spanish. More...

Latest Product Entries

Eagle Eyes AIHD

Mar 2019 | The high performance, DIN rail mount, fanless compact box computer for industrial image processing applications and automation control from EFCO.

SmartAIO

Mar 2019 | Based on Qseven technology, EFCO SmartAIO U7-300 Series delivers a fully interoperable and space-saving Industrial IoT solution from EFCO.

Sitara™ AM572x Industrial Development Kit (IDK)

Mar 2019 | The AM572x Industrial Development Kit (IDK) is a development platform from Texas Instruments for evaluating the industrial communication and control capabilities of Sitara AM572x processors.

Sitara™ AM5728

Mar 2019 | AM572x Sitara Arm applications processors from Texas Instruments are built to meet the intense processing needs of the modern embedded products.

GXEC20 Digital Input/Output Modules

Mar 2019 | Tianjin Geneuo Technology Co.,Ltd. offers the digital input/output modules GXEC20-DI16S, GXEC20-DIO16S and GXEC20-DO16S.

GXEC Digital Inputs/Outputs (IP67)

Mar 2019 | Tianjin Geneuo Technology Co.,Ltd. offers different variants of digital input/output modules in IP67.

netTAP 151

Mar 2019 | The gateway netTAP 151 from Hilscher transmits IO data bidirectionally between any two industrial Real-Time Ethernet networks.

AE-LAN9252-EtherCATP

Mar 2019 | EtherCAT P reference design showcasing Microchip EtherCAT Slave Controller with integrated Physical interfaces and dsPIC MCU.

CM1-E Integrated EtherCAT® Servo System

Mar 2019 | The CM1-E adds EtherCAT communications and control to the Cool Muscle integrated servo line from Myostat Motion Control.

RD6

Mar 2019 | RD6 is a all-in-one new rotary actuator with multiturn encoder & drive from Lika Electronic.

Absolute Multi- and Singleturn Encoder WDGA 58F

Mar 2019 | Wachendorff Automation has added EtherCAT to its absolute encoder series WDGA 58F. With a cycle time of up to 50 µs, they are perfectly equipped for the latest controllers in the field.

Absolute Multi- and Singleturn Encoder WDGA 58E

Mar 2019 | Wachendorff Automation has added EtherCAT to its absolute encoder series WDGA 58E. With a cycle time of up to 50 µs, they are perfectly equipped for the latest controllers in the field.

CTDR-0514ES-2LS / CTDR-0514ES-4LS

Mar 2019 | CTDR-0514ES-2LS / CTDR-0514ES-4LS by COSMOTECHS is a 5-phase 2-axis and 4-axis stepper motor driver which built-in motor control function.

ROTOCAP - Slip ring with contactless capacitive data transmission

Mar 2019 | The Slip Rings ROTOCAP from GAT are used wherever high data rates such as EtherCAT must be reliably and safely transmitted from a stationary machine element to a rotating shaft or vice versa.

ROTOFLUX - Slip Ring with contacting gold/gold technology

Mar 2019 | The ROTOFLUX Slip Rings from GAT are used wherever electric currents, signals or data need to be transmitted from a stationary machine element to a rotating shaft or vice versa.

 


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