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24.11.20 | Interactive Automation Days: first day
Our Interactive Automation Days celebrate their premiere: today, our live stream agenda is concerned with flexible and modular automation. Among other things, our experts present the Beckhoff product portfolio of power supplies and our ultra-compact Industrial PC generation. Registrations are possible at any time. Learn more

23.11.20 | Interactive Automation Days: Sign up!
The live stream agenda of our Interactive Automation Days includes technology shows, daily presentations and expert roundtables. We are broadcasting live from our Beckhoff studio from November 24 to 26, 2020. All topics and schedules are shown in the agenda overview. Learn more

23.11.20 | Missed the webinar?
Did you miss our webinar “Control of LEDs with current-controlled EtherCAT Terminals”? We recorded it for you. Learn more

17.11.20 | Our new format: Interactive Automation Days
The Interactive Automation Days is our lecture program accompanying the SPS Connect 2020. Through a livestream, our experts will present innovative technologies and highlights from all areas of PC- and EtherCAT-based control. Learn more

16.11.20 | Webinar: Integrated monitoring for wind turbines
PC-based control technology from Beckhoff has become an integral component of smart wind turbine automation. In a webinar Beckhoff will present measurement and condition monitoring. We will also be presenting our partners and their solutions based on our system. Learn more

13.11.20 | Fuwai, China: PC-based building control system automates hospital network in Yunnan, China
Fuwai Hospital in Yunnan accomplished this with a sophisticated PC-based control system integrating more than 200 DDC stations. Learn more

12.11.20 | Webinar: The future of smart buildings
PC-based control technology from Beckhoff is an integral component of intelligent building automation. Using a practical example, we present the future of smart buildings together with five partners. Learn more

10.11.20 | Missed the webinar?
In a webinar we talked about the IO-Link sensor connection to EtherCAT Terminals. Did you miss our webinar? We recorded it for you. Learn more

06.11.20 | Exact current control and synchronization of LED lamps
Our webinar begins with a brief introduction to LED technology before describing the functions of the different LED terminals. The parameterization and the functionality are then illustrated on the basis of a short practical example. Learn more

04.11.20 | Ampcontrol, Australia: Beckhoff provides products and support to build Ampcontrol’s Ventasys ventilators for COVID-19 treatment
Following a call to industry and university partners, NSW Health embarked on a Rapid Innovation Project to explore how new ideas could provide back-up ventilator solutions to support frontline workers.  Learn more

03.11.20 | Missed the webinar?
Did you miss our webinar "IoT bus couplers: from the sensor into the cloud"? We recorded it for you.
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28.10.20 | TF6020 is available now
Into the cloud: The TF6020 function connects TwinCAT 3 with user-specific applications that exchange data in the typical IoT format JSON.  Learn more

27.10.20 | Aotto, China: Optimization and modernization with IPC technology increase press throughput
In a multi-station press line for the automotive industry, the entire product range from Beckhoff is used and efficiently networked via EtherCAT. The benefits are fail-safe operation, an optimized production process and maximum throughput. Learn more

23.10.20 | Beckhoff reacts to increasing numbers of infections
Beckhoff will return to its proven two-shift system in production and an 80/20 home office system for office workstations. The renewed security measures will initially apply for four weeks. Learn more

22.10.20 | SPS Connect: Get your appointment with Beckhoff now
Our automation experts will present innovative technologies and highlights from all areas of PC- and EtherCAT-based control technology. Arrange your appointment with a Beckhoff contact person now. Learn more

21.10.20 | Fast EtherCAT communication increases machine performance
Borncut has developed what they believe to be the world’s fastest and most precise portion cutter for the food industry, based on specially developed software and the open control platform from Beckhoff. Learn more

20.10.20 | Calibration certificates for analog EtherCAT Terminals
Depending on the terminal type, Beckhoff offers individual certificates that document compliance with a measured value and the tolerance window. In cooperation with external calibration service providers, certifications according to ISO 17025 and DAkkS are also performed. Learn more

16.10.20 | Missed the webinar?
Did you miss our webinar "Efficient series machine manufacturing: plug-and-play in the control cabinet"? We recorded it for you. Learn more

14.10.20 | AES redesigns ultra-compact industrial gas delivery system with IoT connectivity
U.S. specialist company Applied Energy Systems (AES) has modernized its tried-and-tested controller for supplying production lines with high-purity gases to support its application in advanced Industrie 4.0 solutions. Learn more

13.10.20 | Recording of high-frequency signals with a 24 V HTL level
In addition to the counting function, the EJ5151 EtherCAT plug-in module provides period/frequency measurement with a resolution of 100 ns and delivers even more accurate position values for dynamic axes in the interpolating micro-increment mode. Learn more

12.10.20 | I/O expertise for series production: EtherCAT plug-in modules
The EtherCAT plug-in modules in the EJ series from Beckhoff, the specialist in PC and EtherCATbased automation solutions, offer significant efficiency gains when it comes to implementing medium to high-volume series production runs. Learn more

09.10.20 | Missed the webinar?
Did you miss our webinar “For demanding applications: calibrated analog inputs”? We recorded it for you. Learn more

08.10.20 | Beckhoff training courses now in online format due to COVID-19 pandemic
Our online training courses are based on our well-known face-to-face training sessions. Knowledge and skills are conveyed to a closed group of participants through collaboration tools. Participants can directly contact the Beckhoff professionals, who use technical teaching equipment to share their broad know-how covering all aspects of PC-based control.
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07.10.20 | Stratospheric energy savings, guaranteed
Using open PC- and EtherCAT-based automation technology, iZ Systems has developed a compact standard controller that enables remote monitoring and optimization of compressed air systems. This enabled food packaging manufacturer Pactiv to achieve enormous energy savings. Learn more

06.10.20 | ELM3702-0000 2-channel multi-functional input is now available
68 different signals, 24-bit resolution, 10 kSps EtherCAT measurement modules: The ELM3702-0000 2-channel multi-functional input for changing measuring tasks on test benches and in the laboratory environment is now available. Together with the multiplexers from the ELM27xx series, the measuring task is extensively automated. Learn more

05.10.20 | Missed the webinar?
Did you miss our webinar Building Automation? We recorded it for you. Learn more

01.10.20 | The Beckhoff system for power supplies and energy monitoring
With its three product groups power supplies, safety-/energy monitoring terminals and current transformers, Beckhoff enables precise monitoring and analysis of each section of an energy/voltage supply for optimum energy management. Learn more

30.09.20 | Webinar: plug-and-play in the control cabinet
Elaborate manual wiring of single wires, common in conventional control cabinet construction, is replaced by simply plugging in prefabricated cable harnesses. The various implementation scenarios are presented with Beckhoff technology. Learn more

29.09.20 | Missed the webinar?
Did you miss our webinar new EtherCAT Terminals for evaluation of incremental signals? We recorded it for you.
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28.09.20 | Beckhoff is participating in the SPS Connect format as a premium partner
Traditional trade show virtual this year Learn more

25.09.20 | Intelligent building automation
Beckhoff offers a universal, scalable building automation control system covering PC- and Ethernet-based controllers and a modular I/O system for logging all data points in buildings. Learn more

24.09.20 | NSCW, USA: Plant modernization ensures future-proof water supply
Municipal water treatment plant seamlessly integrates PC-based control technology with existing automation. Learn more

22.09.20 | Measurement for demanding applications
Beckhoff offers a comprehensive device portfolio that is suitable for reading analog values into the controller. In a webinar we will talk about the calibration of analog inputs. Learn more

21.09.20 | PSxxxx power supplies
Secure from the very beginning: new, powerful single-phase and 3-phase DIN rail power supply units, with outputs up to 960 W/1,440 W as well as high efficiency and long service life, reliably secure the 24/48 V DC supply.
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17.09.20 | TwinCAT 3 – TF3800 integrates new analytical functionalities for machine learning
Train a Support Vector Machine to improve the quality of your production processes. Learn more

16.09.20 | Penta-Tec, Austria, A&T and Harmuth, Germany: TwinCAT NC I in large-format milling machines for the aircraft industry
High-quality metal parts for the Airbus A320 made with precise, user-friendly CNC tech. Learn more

15.09.20 | Multilayer Perceptrons (MLPs) for machine learning are now available in TwinCAT 3 – TF3810
Integrate Shallow and Deep Learning networks into your production processes Learn more

14.09.20 | GMTO, Chile and USA: PC- and EtherCAT-based control technology in next-generation telescope
Giant Magellan Telescope with site-wide real-time connectivity and 3,000 precisely controlled servo axes.
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11.09.20 | Missed the webinar?
Did you miss our webinar Distributed power measurement with SCT current transformers? We recorded it for you. Webinar archive

09.09.20 | Beckhoff Denmark opens new headquarters
The new facility offers the best possible conditions. The new building has 1,500 square meters of floor space with 50 modern workstations, a small warehouse, a showroom for customers, as well as meeting and training rooms.
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08.09.20 | Update of the TwinCAT XTS Extension
The central software package TF5850 for integrating and programming XTS systems within TwinCAT 3 includes a broad variety of new visualization and simulation features for an even easier and faster operation. Learn more

03.09.20 | Missed the webinar?
Did you miss our webinar compact drive technology up to 48 V? We recorded it for you. Webinar archive

01.09.20 | Missed the webinar?
Did you miss our webinar TwinCAT Cloud Engineering? We recorded it for you: Learn more