Versatile industrial Ethernet PC interface for EtherNet/IP

The dedicated EtherNet/IP version of the Ixxat INpact comes with a pre-installed network protocol. It enables the easy connection of PC-based EtherNet/IP Slave applications to the industrial network and is based on proven Anybus and Ixxat technology.


EtherNet/IP Features

  • Beacon Based DLR (Device Level Ring) and linear network topology supported
  • 10/100 Mbit, full/half duplex operation
  • Web server with customizable content
  • FTP server
  • Email client
  • Server Side Include (SSI) functionality
  • Customizable Identity Information
  • Up to 65535 ADIs
  • CIP Parameter Object support
  • Expandable CIP object implementation
  • Supports unconnected CIP routing
  • Transparent Socket Interface
  • Modular Device functionality
  • QuickConnect supported
  • Multiple IO assembly instances can be created

Technical Services

Getting Started Support
We offer our customers support via phone, e-mail and Teamviewer in getting started the quickest way possible. This includes assistance in installation of the INpact PC card and driver, explaining the included programming examples, and giving an introduction to process data mapping and PLC configuration.

Additional Support
Extended support such as mapping process data, detailed introduction to the sample code, etc. can be offered on an hourly base as general technical service.


Technical specifications


Easy Programming

The INpact card comes with a comprehensive C-API based driver package for Windows – enabling simple and rapid development of customer-specific applications – and with drivers for Linux. Operating systems such as RTX, Intime, VxWorks and QNX are supported upon request.


Contents of delivery

  • Ixxat INpact PC board (Mini and M.2 version with additional bus interface board, cable and mini bracket)
  • EtherNet/IP firmware pre-installed
  • Windows, Linux and INtime driver software
  • Manual

Order Information

Product nameSupported protocolOrder number
INpact EIP Slave PCIe Standard ProfileEtherNet/IP1.01.0320.22110
INpact EIP Slave PCIe Low ProfileEtherNet/IP1.01.0320.22120 *
INpact EIP Slave PCIe Mini with connection cable (150 mm), bus coupling unit and mini bracketEtherNet/IPauf Anfrage
INpact EIP Slave M.2 with connection cable (150 mm), bus coupling unit and mini bracketEtherNet/IPauf Anfrage
Connection cable (300 mm) for INpact PCIe Mini or M.21.04.0340.00001
* Please use the INpact CE variant (Common Ethernet) for new developments, this supports all offered Industrial Ethernet protocols.