Software for Integration
Smart Motor Sensors Software

Software solutions for drive systems with the HIPERFACE DSL® interface

Your Benefits

  • Shortens the development time of the drive through fast integration and verification of the communication interface
  • Simplifies the implementation and verification of safe movement functions in drives
  • Provides flexibility when designing drives by making available various interfaces for connecting the FPGA
  • Reduces errors thanks to customizable user interface


Software solutions for drive systems with the HIPERFACE DSL® interface

HIPERFACE DSL® serves as a communication interface for smart drive technologies. The Smart Motor Sensor software solutions from SICK simplify the implementation, verification, and use of this interface and of sensors in the field of motor feedback systems.

At a glance
  • Safe motor feedback interface up to SIL 3
  • FPGA can be connected via EMIFA, SPI or a customer-specific interface
  • Suitable for Xilinx, Altera, Lattice and Efinix FPGAs
  • T2-certified test tool according to IEC 61508
  • REST API interface


Technical overview

  • Technical data overview

    Technical data overview

    VersionIP-Core Version 1.07
    DescriptionHIPERFACE DSL® MASTER IP Core for implementation in servo controller / HIPERFACE DSL® is a rapid digital protocol for motor feedback systems that connects servo drives to SICK motor feedback encoders. For detailed information about the protocol, IP Core, and all implementation and testing aspects, please refer to the HIPERFACE DSL® Master Integration Manual (8017595) and the HIPERFACE DSL® Master Safety Integration Manual (8017596) / single-place license / Certified T2 tool (IEC 61508) for firmware tests during validation of servo regulators with safe HIPERFACE DSL®
    Supported products

    Motor feedback systems rotary HIPERFACE DSL®

    EDS/EDM35, EKS/EKM36, EES/EEM37, EFS/EFM50, ETL70, sCon®


    Operating systemWeb browser-based interface and REST API for creating customized interfaces. No additional software is required.
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