Steinbeis Embedded Systems Technologies GmbH


Steinbeis Embedded Systems Technologies GmbH (Steinbeis EST) sees itself as a partner to industrial enterprises with a focus on the field of automation engineering. We specify, develop, and test distributed embedded systems and components required for such systems.

As a provider of engineering services, we provide you with professional support with your systems development in the following areas:

  • Requirement engineering and specification projects
  • Design and implementation of hardware and software components
  • Integration and testing of components and systems
  • Implementation of system protocols and small series
  • Certification services
  • Training

Key Areas

  • Embedded systems
  • Industrial communication
  • Application software

Application software – technologies:

  • C, C++
  • C#, Java
  • Microsoft .NET, WPF
  • PHP, Python, Ruby
  • HTML, CSS, JavaScript
  • Mobile aps (Android, iOS)
  • SQL, ERM
  • UML

Development and production of prototypes and small series:

  • CAD engineering and 3D printing technology
  • Switch design and circuit board design using EAGLE
  • Simulation of control systems and electronic switchgear
  • FPGA design – Cyclone/Stratix (Altera), Spartan/ZYNQ (Xilinx)
  • Experience with different types of processor platforms, incl. ARM, AVR, PIC, MSP430, MicroBlaze
  • Broad spectrum of supported programming and description languages, incl. C, C++, VHDL, XML

Communication systems:

  • EtherCAT
  • EtherNet/IP
  • OPC UA
  • Sercos
  • ZigBee
  • AS-Interface
  • CAN
  • DeviceNet
  • IO-Link

Typical areas of application:

  • Automation technology
  • Communication technology
  • Testing systems
  • Instrumentation engineering/measurement technology


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Martinstraße 42-44, D-73728 Esslingen
Phone: +49 711 99596-360
Fax: +49 711 99596-301
Management: Dipl.-Ing. (FH) Christian Hayer, M.Sc.
Dipl.-Ing. (FH) Manuel Jacob, M.Sc.
(Stand: 09/08/2023)

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