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What is EtherCAT? How does it work? How does it help me?

Watch the outstanding EtherCAT functional principle. EtherCAT is an open real-time Ethernet network. EtherCAT sets new standards for real-time performance and topology flexibility.

Visit for more information about EtherCAT technology and the EtherCAT Technology Group (ETG).


Five advantages for using EtherCAT:

Advantages for using EtherCAT over other fieldbus technologies: