Touchscreen Panel PCs incorporate CAN-bus interface.
July 28, 2010 -
Intended for industrial automation, marine, and automotive applications, Industrial Operator Panel PCs offer LED-backlit LCD panels from 5.7-20.1 in. Available touchscreen technologies - resistive, capacitive, SAW, and IR - meet HMI demands in various environments. Intended for controlling, monitoring, and programming CAN-bus systems, PCs come in open frame, panel mount, IP65/NEMA4 bezel, and chassis versions and offer several I/O options for connectivity and communication.
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|Original Press release |
American Industrial Systems, Inc.
1768 McGaw Ave.
Irvine, CA, 92614
AIS Releases Low Cost Touch Screen Industrial Panel PCs Featuring CAN-bus Interface for Machinery and Industrial Automation Applications
Irvine, CA - American Industrial Systems, Inc. (AIS) introduces a line of Industrial Touch Screen Panel PC's featuring CAN-bus (controller-area network) interface support for Industrial Automation, Marine, and Automotive Applications. Whether you need high performance Intel® Quad Core system or low power consumption Intel® Atom(TM) systems, AIS has hundreds of commercial off the shelf pre designed systems. The Operator Panel PC's feature the industrial grade LCD panels for high performance and long product life cycle. Additional touchscreens are available in several technologies including resistive, capacitive, surface acoustic wave (SAW), and Infrared (IR) to meet HMI demands in various environments. AIS' all-on-one HMI CAN-bus terminal provides a cost effective pre-designed solution for users to control, monitor, and program CAN-bus systems.
The touch Screen industrial panel PC's are available in several mechanical designs including open frame, panel mount, IP65/NEMA4 bezel, and chassis housings. All units are encased in a steel chassis, protecting the components from harsh industrial conditions such as shock/vibration, extreme temperatures, water & dust, and corrosive chemicals. Standard VESA mounts or mounting clips are available for easy mounting to any fixtures.
AIS' Can-Bus terminals are designed to be reliable, long lifetime support and availability, high performance, easily programmable and accessed supporting a non-proprietary-hardware based solution. With touchscreen capability, ruggedized housing, and several I/O connections, the AIS' rugged panel pc is a powerful cost effective system that is available commercially off the shelf and is easily deployable into build, factory, and industrial automation applications.
Key Features and Benefits
The integration of CAN-bus Interface to support CAN-open communication protocol
5.7" to 20.1" Industrial LED backlit displays
HMI (Human Machine Interface) touch screen ready platform
Touch screen enabled: Resistive, SAW, Capacitive, IR
The integration of communication ports support RS232, RS485, as well as Ethernet connectivity to Modbus and Modbus/TCP
The built-in USB ports support transferring files or updating firmware
This rugged touch panel computer is IP65 Rated, CE and FCC certified, and RoHS compliant
Lower power consumption and fanless operation
Wide operating temperature capable: -25° C to 55° C
Industrial grade components for high reliability and product life cycle
Designed for 24/7 Continuous Operation
Optional Mounting Options
- IP65/NEMA4X Bezel
- Rack Mount Bezel
- Panel Mount Bezel
About American Industrial Systems, Inc.
AIS is a leading global designer and manufacturer of specialty industrial panel pc, industrial display, digital signage, and rugged tablet pc solutions for customers in the industrial automation, military & aerospace, medical, transportation and power & energy markets. AIS specializes in designing and manufacturing cost-effective LCD and embedded computing products for the industrial market, as well as ODM/OEM applications worldwide. For additional information on AIS products and services, please call AIS toll-free at (888) 485-6688 or visit: www.aispro.com