Processors for Industrial Ethernet

Integrated multi-protocol industrial communications, eliminating need for ASIC/FPGA

Ethernet multiple protocols

Multiple protocols

Supports 10+ industrial Ethernet protocols such as EtherCAT, PROFINET, and more.

Build on your foundation

Industrial Ethernet foundation

Extend your existing solution to Industrial Ethernet while reusing your hardware and software platform.

Industrial Ethernet versatility


Easy migration from existing EtherCAT® ASICs for more performance, scalability and software upgradability.

Programmable-realtime unit industrial communications subsystem features:

One device enables multiple communications protocols:

Fieldbus, interface and redundancy protocols are available for the PRU-ICSS, in addition to industrial Ethernet protocols.

Industrial Ethernet protocol support

Device family EtherCAT Master EtherCAT Slave PROFINET RT/IRT v2.3 POWERLINK SERCOS-III HSR PRP DDR-less EtherCAT CC-Link IE Field Basic Ethernet/IP
AM335x X X X X X X X X X
AM437x X X X X X X X X X
AM57x X X X X X X X X X

TI Sitara™ Arm® processors supporting PRU-ICSS

Device family Performance range Cores Notable interfaces Evaluation tool
AMIC110 600 DMIPS 1x Arm® Cortex®-A8, PRU-ICSS USB 2.0, 10/100 Ethernet, CAN, MMC/SD, DDR3, NAND/NOR, SPI AMIC110 Industrial Development Kit
AM335x 600 - 2000 DMIPS Arm® Cortex®-A8, PRU-ICSS USB 2.0, Gb Ethernet, CAN, MMC/SD, LCD + Touch Screen, DDR3, NAND/NOR AM3359 Industrial Communications Engine
AM437x 750 - 2500 DMIPS Arm® Cortex®-A8, PRU-ICSS Camera I/F, USB 2.0, Gb Ethernet, CAN, QSPI, MMC/SD, Display + Touch Screen, DDR3, NAND/NOR AM437x Industrial Development Kit
AM572x 7000 - 10500 DMIPS 2x Arm® Cortex®-A15, DSP, PRU-ICSS PCIe, SATA, USB 3.0, HDMI, Display, Gb Ethernet, DCAN, QSPI, eMMC/SD, DDR3, NAND/NOR AM572x Industrial Development Kit

Companion products

Industrial Ethernet PHYM

Designed for low latency, EMI mitigation, robust ESD performance.