About Sercos International:
Sercos International is an association of users and manufacturers that is in charge of technical development, standardization, conformity inspection, certification, and marketing for the Sercos® automation bus. Compliance tests ensure that the implementation of Sercos is in accordance with standards and thus allows the combination and integration of devices from different manufacturers. Based in Germany, the organization presently has more than 90 member companies located around the world, and has liaison offices in North America and Asia.
The SErial Realtime COmmunication System, or Sercos, is one of the worlds leading digital interfaces for communication between controls, drives, and decentralized peripheral devices. Sercos has been used in machine engineering for more than 25 years and is implemented in over 5 million real time nodes.