Sercos Technical Webinars Scheduled
A webinar explaining the initialization of Sercos communication will be presented on November 13, 2014, from 10-11 am EST. Start up of a master or slave and the various communication phases will be covered in detail. Click for more information and to register »
A Sercos webinar entitled "Sychronization of communication participants" will take place on December 9. Topics include how a synchronization trigger is created and an examination of the various run times. Answers to the question as to why the point of synchronization is identical even though no data is exchanged will be provided as well as a guideline on how to synchronize different cycle times. Click for more information and to register »
Read a press release about the webinars »
Recordings of past Sercos webinars are available for download »
Sercos at SPS IPC Drives Show
Sercos will exhibit in the 2014 SPS IPC Drives show, November 25-27 in Nuremberg, Germany in Hall 2, Booth no. 440. Just in time for the show, a number of new Sercos capable products and components will be available, from Bosch Rexroth, Cannon Automata, CE (Costruziani Elettroniche), esd (electronic system design), Feller Engineering, Hilscher, MEN Mikro Elektronik and Smitec. Read a press release about the Sercos booth at the show »
A series of technical presentations in the German language will be presented in the booth each day of the show. They include Implementing the vision of industry 4.0 with Sercos, Energy efficiency with Sercos, IO-Link integration in Sercos, Safety with AS-Interface, Axioline – The ideal I/O System for Sercos, and Sercos/Ethercat-Bridge. Participating companies include Balluff, Bihl+Wiedemann, Bosch Rexroth, Cannon-Automata, Phoenix Contact and Schneider Electric Automation. Read a press release with program schedule »
Read about these products and more at http://www.sercos.org/products.
Sercos Multi-vendor Interoperability Demo
Sercos recently exhibited a multi-vendor interoperability demo at the Industrial Automation North America Show (IANA) in Chicago. The demo shows various automation products connected using the Sercos automation bus, including products from Bosch Rexroth, Aventics, Cannon-Automata, Feller Engineering, Festo, halstrup-walcher, Hilscher, RiceLake/Laumas and TR-Electronic.
Read more about The IANA Show »
Read the 4-page flyer that provides information on each product on the demo »
New Sercos Webinar Recordings Available
In the past several months, Sercos has presented a number of technical webinars. Recordings are available for download.
The webinars are:
- Mechanisms of connection (June 2014)
- Functionality of redundancy (May 2014)
- Sercos tips & tricks to easily commission a machine (May 2014)
- Sercos in practice: Efficient, reliable and economical (March 2014)
- Sercos in practice: Easy, fast, flexible (February 2014)
- Moving forward with tradition & innovation (January 2014)
- How machine engineers and users benefit from a common Sercos III and EtherNet/IP infrastructure (November 2013)
- CIP Safety on Sercos & EtherNet/IP (October 2013)