Blog

Apr 3, 2020
In furthering our partnership with Texas Instruments, it is now possible to use the acontis EtherCAT Master software for evaluating and experimenting with EtherCAT Slaves based on TI C2000 microcontrollers.

Nov 1, 2019
EtherCAT provides many useful features for diagnosing problems with the network. We provide a step-by-step guide for how to utilize these features to solve common (and sometimes not so common) problems you might be experiencing.

Oct 28, 2019
The Technical Committee of the EtherCAT Technology Group (ETG) has accepted EtherCAT G as an addition to the EtherCAT standard.

Sept 19, 2019
As Linux becomes more and more popular as a real-time operating system, we look at how traditional Windows Real-time Extensions compare to acontis LxWin.

July 5, 2019
Microsoft has released their support end of life roadmap for Windows CE (Embedded Compact). Here is a migration path for alternative real-time solutions.