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XCP-Gateway

XCP-Gateway is the interface between the data acquisition software (e. g. vMeasure CSM, CANape®, INCA®, Vision® ...) and the EtherCAT® measurement modules from CSM. It includes an EtherCAT® master and an XCP-on-Ethernet slave.

From a software perspective, the XCP-Gateway serves as an XCP controller with numerous measured quantities. The measurement configurations of the connected measurement modules are written to a single A2L file.

CSM developed the XCP-Gateway for the ECAT MiniModule series and for measurement applications with many measurement channels and high measurement data rates. What's more, the XCP-Gateway features two CAN interfaces, thus providing a basis for combined measurement setups with CAN- and EtherCAT®-based measurement modules from CSM.

Key features

  • Converter for EtherCAT® to standard protocol XCP-on-Ethernet; combining the advantages of data acquisition via EtherCAT® with the flexibility of the wide-spread standard XCP-on-Ethernet.
    • EtherCAT®: time synchronization of all measurement signals better than 1 μs
    • XCP-on-Ethernet: accuracy of measurement signal time stamps is 1 μs
  • Suitable for the connection of up to 25 ECAT measurement modules with measurement data rates higher 2 kHz and up to 800 kHz per channel, or up to 100 ECAT measurement modules with data rates up to 2 kHz per channel
  • Real-time master for EtherCAT® devices of the CSM MiniModule series
  • Two CAN interfaces for the connection of CSM CAN measurement modules
  • Numerous XCP-Gateways can be operated over one Ethernet switch.
XCP-Gateway +CAN
XCP-Gateway +CAN
XCP-Gateway Basic
XCP-Gateway Basic

 

Housing variants

Designation Case Small (CS) Slide Case Small (SCS) Case Large (CL) Slide Case Large (SCL)
XCP-Gateway Basic        
XCP-Gateway +CAN        

 

Downloads

Filename
Language
Version
Size

English
V.2.0.0
116.22 KB

English
V.1.0.0
207.84 KB

English
V.1.0.0
2.57 MB

French
V.2.0.0
118.84 KB

Multilanguage
V.8.6.3
103.98 MB

  • Configuration software with vizualization functionality for CSM measurement modules (incl. documentation)
  • System requirements: (32- and 64-bit systems) Win7 / Win8 / Win10
  • Note: This zip file is password-protected. Please include your contact details in an e-mail and send it to support@csm.de. We will send you the password as soon as possible.

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