At the SPS IPC Drives 2018 Beckhoff presented its full range of PC- and EtherCAT-based automation as well as numerous product extensions and innovations: The CX7000 Embedded PC extends the controller portfolio by a powerful and inexpensive small controller for TwinCAT 3. The XPlanar with floating, freely positionable movers opens up completely new motion concepts. With EtherCAT G Beckhoff is extending the application range of EtherCAT to cover particularly data-intensive applications on Gigabit Ethernet. Find out more on Beckhoff Trade Show TV.

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27.11.18

New subsidiary founded in Taiwan
Expansion of sales activities in East Asia

27.11.18

TwinSAFE: consistently modular, scalable and distributed safety applications
Reduced hardware and engineering costs through new generation of safety controllers

27.11.18

27.11.18

CX7000 Embedded PC: The new entry-level class with 400 MHz processor and integrated multi-functional I/Os
Compact TwinCAT 3 control hardware further enhances the scalability of PC-based control

27.11.18

EtherCAT G: The next level of performance at 1 Gbit/s
EtherCAT communication with technology expansion for highly data-intensive applications

27.11.18

XPlanar: Flying Motion
Planar motor system: free-floating movers with six degrees of freedom