Toradex and acontis technologies have a close partnership. This partnership is celebrated in the Partner Demo Image - EC-Master, now available for download in the Toradex Easy Installer image format.
What is acontis technologies
acontis technologies is a leading provider for EtherCAT Technology, Windows real-time software, and Real-Time Virtualization/Hypervisor Technology. The company is known for its high-quality products "Made in Germany". Their portfolio is completed by providing complementary Training, Support, and Software Services.
The range of their professional development services covers:
- EtherCAT master software integration and slave software services
- Industrial communication: CAN, Real-time Ethernet (e.g. EtherCAT)
- Board Support Packages: Windows CE
- Device Driver, firmware (Windows XP/CE)
- Applications (C, C++, C#, .NET Framework, Algorithms, HMI)
We recommend the Partner Demo Image - acontis EC-Master EtherCAT Stack. Please refer to the article and learn how to start with it.
Available pre-built images
|Supported CoM||Image Format|
|Apalis iMX8||Toradex Easy Installer|
|Apalis iMX6||Toradex Easy Installer|
|Colibri iMX8X V1.0D||Toradex Easy Installer|
|Colibri iMX8X V1.0B||Toradex Easy Installer|
|Verdin iMX8M Mini||Toradex Easy Installer|
Build Your Custom Yocto Image
In case you want to build your own image,
acontis offers a Yocto layer for the integration of the atemsys kernel module. For more information, refer to the documentation on the acontis/meta-acontis Github repository.
Compatible Modules for EtherCAT Master from acontis
The following Computer on Modules are supported for the acontis EtherCAT Master:
Please contact acontis for more information.