acontis technologies GmbH

acontis technologies is a globally leading provider for EtherCAT® OEM software. The company is known for high quality products "Made in Germany" specifically for their EtherCAT software. Market leading companies worldwide in various markets rely on its quality and rich functionality. acontis' ETG (EtherCAT Technology Group) engagement in several working groups ensures full compliance with the EtherCAT standards and inter-operability with all available EtherCAT slave devices.

acontis technologies provides an out-of-the-box EtherCAT Master Class A Protocol Stack for VxWorks 7 on x86, Arm and PowerPC based systems

EtherCAT is an open Real-time Ethernet based fieldbus technology which has become very successful. EC-Master is specifically optimized for VxWorks' SMP capabilities to achieve high performance and minimal jitter. All EC-Master standard features and extensions (feature packs), as well as EtherCAT tools, are supported together with VxWorks 7. EC-Master VxWorks enables customers to quickly create reliable, high-speed, and competitive EtherCAT solutions in various markets like medical, industrial control, robotics and defense.

  • Suitable for small embedded systems (reduced feature set) and high-end systems operating multiple networks with a high number of slaves
  • Field proven and robust implementation with sophisticated diagnosis functions
  • High performance and hard real-time capabilities
  • Low CPU load due to optimized high-speed Real-Time Ethernet drivers
  • Easy to integrate: Various example applications and comprehensive user manuals

Company Info

acontis technologies GmbH
Gartenstrasse 46, Ravensburg, Germany, 88212
+49 751 5 60 30 30

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Products Supported
Wind River Linux
Wind River Helix Virtualization Platform