Getting started with netX

Empowering Communication

netX Starter Kits

Do you want to integrate your devices into your network with our netX technology? Do you need a quick and easy way to build a modern industrial network? Do you want to setup a test scenario for evaluation? With our starter kits, you can do all this easily and efficiently.

Our development boards are already equipped with the netX chips and all relevant interfaces. With the appropriate firmware, you can quickly integrate your application using a wide variety of industrial communication protocols. Everything you need can be downloaded from our Knowledge Base.

Getting started with our communication controllers is made easy with our unified interfaces and configuration tools and they also give you the opportunity to familiarize yourself with our proven netX ecosystem for future applications.

Our starter kits are your ideal starting point to efficient industrial networking.


How to get started – Our YouTube Tutorials
netX 90 Tutorial – Evaluation Board NXHX 90-JTAG

In this video you'll learn about the development boards design and how they're built using the NXHX 90-JTAG

netX90 Tutorial – netX Studio Template Project

In this video we'll show you how to create a template project in netX Studio using our smallest communication controller netX 90. This is your first step to developing with netX.

netX 90 Tutorial – Knowledge Base

Hilscher offers numerous resources for starting your development project. You can easily access them on our Knowledge Base. This video will show you how.

netX 90 Tutorial – Start-up Process

Our latest chip netX 90 includes not only the PHYs but also non-volatile memory  and an application processor. That sets this chip apart from all others on the market. To get you started, we'll show you how to start with this chip and how to use the additional internal resources.

Everything you ever wanted to know about our Starter Kits on the Knowledge Base
Employee installing a Hilscher IO-Link Master

Our Knowledge Base contains a wealth of technical information on our Starter Kits. This includes specifications, technical data and documentation, but also block diagrams and drivers, but also programming samples. The netX Studio development environment is also available for download from our Knowledge Base. Everything you need to successfully implement your first development projects can be found here.

Overview of our Starter Kits

Development board


Development board


Development board


Development board


Development board

Still have questions? We have the answers!
netX-Kommunikations-Controller von Hilscher auf einer Leiterplatte.
netX – the multi-protocol capable communication controller

Our netX communication controllers are your gateway to industrial communication. Their multiprotocol capability is unique on the market and the basis for network-integrating countless machines worldwide. As a turn-key product or highly integrated into your application, we have the right solution for you.

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