Communication Systems & Equipment

Communication Systems & Equipment, Test & Measuring Instruments

Plant Engineering Recognizes the Fluke Connect Reliability Platform for Improving Workforce Efficiency and Productivity

December 3, 2016

Fluke Condition Monitoring and 279 FC Thermal Multimeter, both part of the Fluke Connect system, are finalists in the magazine's awards

EVERETT, Wash., Dec. 1, 2016 - Fluke® Condition Monitoring and the Fluke® 279 FC Thermal Multimeter are finalists in the Maintenance Tools and Equipment category of the Plant Engineering 2016 Product of the Year Awards. The awards honor new...Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Transportation Industry Products

Michael Baker International Uses Cutting-Edge Mobile LiDAR Technology to Capture Traffic Signal Data Across Pennsylvania

December 1, 2016

Contract to Collect and Evaluate Traffic Data from 8,600 Signals Helps PennDOT Improve Performance and Safety

PITTSBURGH, Nov. 29, 2016 -- Michael Baker International, a global leader in engineering, planning and consulting services, recently completed a nearly $7-million project for the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) to collect data from more than 8,600 traffic...Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment

SSL Built Satellite for Echostar Arrives At Launch Base

November 25, 2016

EchoStar XXI to Provide Mobile Satellite Capacity for Europe

PALO ALTO, CA, Nov. 23, 2016  - Space Systems Loral (SSL), a leading provider of innovative satellites and spacecraft systems, today announced that the EchoStar XXI satellite, designed and built for EchoStar Corporation (NASDAQ: SATS), has arrived at the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan, where it will be launched aboard a...Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment

MK20 PanelPC comes with optional antenna.

November 24, 2016

Including up to 4 USB 3.0 ports, dual gigabit LAN, and optional 4G LTE and WiFi, MK20 PanelPC features Intel® 6th generation i7/i5/i3 processor. With optional dual auto-focusing 2 megapixel cameras, unit includes smart card for biometric/fingerprint reading. Offering Intel HD520 Graphics and high definition audio, MK20 is ideal for interactive kiosk, industrial control, security, or infotainment applications. Device can be stand-alone or wall mounted.

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Communication Systems & Equipment, Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Materials & Material Processing, Test & Measuring Instruments

New 3D Metal Machines, Software, Peripherals, and Materials Announced at Formnext 2016

November 23, 2016

Lichtenfels (Germany), Wednesday, November 15, 2016: The commercial launch of the M LINE FACTORY is here. For the first time, part production as well as set-up and dismantling processes will take place in two independent machine units so that they can be operated physically separate from one another. This now enables production processes to run in parallel rather than sequentially so that...Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Balluff Type A IO-Link Master offers virtual IP address allocation.

November 21, 2016

With robust IP67 housing, Balluff’s 4-port slim design IO-Link Masters can be mounted directly on machine closer to sensors and actuators. Enabling remote diagnostics and configuration of attached IO-link devices, unit hosts up to 120 configurable discrete I/O when connected to Balluff IO-link, I/O hubs. Offering function blocks to promote ease of IO-link into existing controls architecture, device store IO-link device parameters for each port.

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Communication Systems & Equipment, Electronic Components & Devices, Optics & Photonics

DSC-R418 Optical Receiver offers -3dBm of maximum optical overload.

November 19, 2016

With user-adjustable gain, DSC-R418 designed for 25 to 28 Gbaud / 50 to 56 Gbps Pulse Amplitude Modulation (PAM-4). Including 25 to 28 Gbps NRZ-ASK (PAM-2) modulation formats for 1310 nm and 1550 nm single-mode systems, unit offers differential conversion gain of up to 3000 V/W. Providing linear response of less than -6 dBm optical input,unit comes with maximum differential peak-to-peak output voltage of ~1V.

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Communication Systems & Equipment, Controls & Controllers, Test & Measuring Instruments

1908 and 1908P Digital Multimeters provide up to 0.01Hz resolution.

November 19, 2016

Suitable for signals from 10Hz to 120kHz, 1908 and 1908P Digital Multimeters enable frequency, capacitance, and temperature measurements. Providing built-in data logging, even in remote locations, devices offer USB interface for remote control and read-back. With RS232, GPIB, and LXI-compliant LAN interfaces in 1908P, units include internal rechargeable batteries for 'use anywhere' versatility and five capacitance measurement mode ranging up to 120uF.

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Communication Systems & Equipment, Electronic Components & Devices

UV Cut-Off Filter reduces amount of reflection in VIS and NIR spectra.

November 19, 2016

Offered in both unmounted and mounted versions with standard photographic and lens filter mount threads, UV cut-off filters have an anti-reflective (AR) coating. Available in seven models, unit provides surface flatness of 4-6λ and surface quality of 80-50. Including wavelength ranges from 350-2200 nm spectra, unit offers 34 mm to 69 mm diameters. Featuring Hoya L-39 substrate, filters are used in biomedical, imaging and inspection applications.

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Communication Systems & Equipment, Computer Hardware & Peripherals

TxDOT Laredo Deploys Additional Intuicom Wireless Solutions

November 19, 2016

Intuicom Facilitates High-speed, Secure Traffic Data Communications for Signal Interconnects

Boulder, CO - (November 17, 2016)-Intuicom®, Incorporated, a premier supplier of wireless solutions to the Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS) market, announced today that the Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) Laredo has enhanced their wireless traffic communications network...Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Test & Measuring Instruments

Fluke Connect reliability Platform Recognized by Control Engineering

November 19, 2016

Fluke Condition Monitoring and 279 FC Thermal Multimeter, both part of the Fluke Connect system, are finalists in the magazine's awards

EVERETT, Wash., Nov. 17, 2016 - Fluke Condition Monitoring and the Fluke® 279 FC Thermal Multimeter are finalists in the Hardware - Handheld Test, Measurement, Calibration category of the Control Engineering 2017 Engineers' Choice Awards. The...Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Computer Hardware & Peripherals

EtherNet/IP Linking Device enables serial communication.

November 18, 2016

Enabling highly integrated communication between Rockwell Automation PLCs and devices on Modbus-TCP, EtherNet/IP Linking Device doesn´t affect PLC execution time even when large amounts of data are transferred. Allowing connection via single Ethernet cable, device supports ODVA´s Device Level Ring for ring topology. Supporting 8000 bytes of IO data in total, unit offers data access from I/O systems, drives and instruments.

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Communication Systems & Equipment

Wideband Antennas feature CFS Low Passive Intermodulation.

November 18, 2016

Enabling the Internet of Things, Wideband Antennas deliver consistent, reliable internet connectivity. Radiating 20 percent more efficient indoor signals than DAS antennas, units are 7 mm thick and can be hidden behind wall pictures. Providing 600-960 MHz, and 1690-3800 MHz pattern coverage, antennas support global GSM, DCS, UMTS, AWS-3, and 3G/4G-LTE/WiMAX frequency bands and are suitable for offices, hotels, airports and other large coverage areas.

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Communication Systems & Equipment, Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Robert Miller Congratulates Future Electronics Team for Addition of Broadcom Wireless IoT Products

November 18, 2016

Pointe Claire, Quebec November 15, 2016 - Future Electronics, a global leading distributor of electronic components, recently announced the addition of Broadcom IoT products to its portfolio, following the recent acquisition of Broadcom by Cypress Semiconductor Corp.

With this acquisition, Cypress became the leading Internet of Things supplier and positions them as the only company...Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electrical Equipment & Systems

USB-C Buck-Boost Battery Chargers uses R3 modulation technology.

November 14, 2016

Having single-chip, USB-C buck-boost battery chargers ISL9238 and ISL9238A supports  fast charge mobile battery packs with up to 4-cell Li-ion batteries. Uses patented R3 modulation technology to enhance battery life with noise-free, ultra-fast transient response together with higher light-load efficiency. Supports USB 3.1 and allows trickle charging of depleted battery. ISL9238 has SMBus for OEMs. Requires input of 3.2V to 23.4V, provides output of 2.4V to 18.304V.

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Communication Systems & Equipment, Transportation Industry Products

Lockheed Martin Successfully Launches WorldView-4 Satellite for DigitalGlobe

November 14, 2016

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif., Nov. 11, 2016 - Lockheed Martin (NYSE:LMT) has successfully launched the WorldView-4 commercial remote sensing spacecraft for DigitalGlobe, Inc. An Atlas V 401 blasted off at 10:30 a.m. Pacific Standard Time from Space Launch Complex 3 East, placing WorldView-4 in orbit for customer DigitalGlobe and marking the 137th consecutive successful Atlas launch to...Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Controls & Controllers, Mounting & Attaching Products

GCS900 Grade Control Systems offer fewer interruptions and less machine downtime.

November 14, 2016

Using Trimble RTX™ technology, delivered via satellite, to "fill in" for RTK corrections in the event of temporary radio or Internet connection outages, xFill technologies enables uninterrupted connectivity and accuracy. With more machine uptime and fewer work stoppages, technology maintains RTK-level accuracy during periods of radio or cellular interruption. Unit provides decrease in accuracy for period of 5 minutes in construction applications.

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Communication Systems & Equipment, Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Trilliant and Siemens Partner to Deliver Smart Energy Networks for Distributed Automation and Advanced Metering Infrastructure for Mexico's CFE

November 14, 2016

Three projects are latest global collaboration of Siemens and Trilliant as utilities worldwide lay communications foundation for modernizing infrastructure, engaging customers

REDWOOD CITY, Calif., Nov. 10, 2016 - Trilliant, the global provider of secure, enterprise-wide smart energy communications, and Siemens have partnered to deliver smart energy communications for three projects...Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Material Handling & Storage, Test & Measuring Instruments

60 Series Wi-Fi and Bluetooth modules offer secure internet connectivity.

November 14, 2016

Featuring dual-band 802.11ac Wave 2 Wi-Fi with 2x2 MU-MIMO capabilities, 60 Series wifi and Bluetooth modules leverage leading-edge silicon technologies. Coupled with latest Bluetooth version 4.2 technology for Classic and secure Bluetooth Smart connectivity, modules support simultaneous downstream connections. Supporting Linux and Android operating systems, devices are suitable for RF environments like hospitals and large industrial facilities.

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Communication Systems & Equipment, Services

AMT ENGenesis Revolutionizes Video/Audio/Data IP Network Communications for Broadcast Video Field Operations

November 14, 2016

Innovative 2/7GHz BAS Band Communications Solution with FCC Part 74 Acceptance on Display at NAB New York

New York,NY (November 9, 2016) Accelerated Media Technologies (AMT) Inc. is showcasing its ENGenesis bi-directional 2/7GHz BAS band communications solution at NAB New York (booth # 601). Based on industry standard Long Term Evolution (LTE) technology, ENGenesis incorporates...Read More