Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Green & Clean, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Energy Management System offers cloud-enabled solution.

February 27, 2015

Designed for small commercial operations such as retail, offices, and restaurants, Lumina Gateway and wireless Lumina RF Energy Management System utilizes wireless sensors and devices to control temperature, lamps, fans, pumps, and third-party window coverings, with access to IP cameras for video surveillance. System features event logic scheduling, up to 40 connected wireless 2-way sensors and load control, email or SMS text notifications, apps for remote access, and software for setup. Read More

Robotics, Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Low-Profile Mini-ITX System offers flexible functionality.

February 27, 2015

Suited for general automation and digital signage applications, 201.9 x 45.0 x 199.9 mm TKS-EMB-LP operates from 0 to +45°C and offers 3 low-profile Mini-ITX motherboard options – EMB-H81B, EMB-Q87A, and EMB-BT4 – to promote customization to application needs. Front offers 4 USB 2.0 and one COM port for external device/hardware connections as well as power switch and 2 LED indicators for power and HDD activity. Casing supports internal mounting of 2.5 in. HDD. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Communication Systems & Equipment

Microwave Baseband/RF SoCs support growing wireless traffic.

February 27, 2015

Integrating cross-polarization interference cancellation (XPIC) and line-of-sight multiple-input and multiple-output (LoS-MIMO) functionalities, BCM85650 supports channel aggregation and delivers 4K-QAM (quadrature amplitude modulation). Employing digital RF correction mechanisms, BCM85820 integrates support for XPIC, MIMO, 4K-QAM modulation, 112 MHz channels, and channel aggregation. Both SoCs provide mobile access carriers with 5 Gbps capacity and 48 bps/Hz spectral efficiency. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Outdoor Ethernet Radios operate in 60 GHz and 70/80 GHz bands.

February 27, 2015

Incorporating embedded flat panel antenna, mmWave Ultralink™-FX80 offers 3 Gbps full duplex capacity and operates in E-band spectrum from 71–76/81–86 GHz. Unit supports wireless fronthaul applications in CPRI mode, as well as backhaul applications through 3 GbE interfaces in Ethernet Bridging mode. StreetNode™ V60-PTP, incorporating Auto-Aligning integrated antenna, operates in 60 GHz V-band. Unit can achieve throughputs up to 1.7 Gbps full duplex, satisfying demanding 4G backhaul requirements. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Safety & Security Equipment

ANR Headset lets user control ambient sound level entering ear.

February 26, 2015

Hurricane III, with SureFire EarLock® Retention Rings and Noise-Reducing Filters, provides up to 40 dB of protection against loud noises while preserving situational awareness. In open position, Noise-Reducing Filters allow ambient sounds and conversations to be heard clearly. In very high noise environments, closed position reduces ambient background noise by 21 dB. Low-profile design, which can be worn while wearing helmet or mask, also includes noise-canceling microphone. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals

PC/104-Plus SBC targets rugged, I/O-rich applications.

February 26, 2015

Designed in PC/104-Plus form factor with wings (4.5 x 4.0 in.), conduction-cooled Aries™ supports dual independent displays, offers optional integrated DAQ circuitry, and is based on 1.91 GHz quad core or 1.46 GHz dual core Intel E3800 Bay Trail CPU series CPUs with choice 2 or 4 GB soldered memory. I/O includes 3 USB 2.0, with one operable as USB 3.0; 4 fully programmable RS-232/422/485; 2 GbE; and SATA. Stackable I/O expansion options are also standard. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Low Power Audio/Voice DSPs supports EVS codec.

February 26, 2015

CEVA-TeakLite DSPs support Enhanced Voice Services (EVS) codec, which is backwards-compatible with AMR Wideband (AMR-WB) and Narrowband (AMR-NB) standards and delivers optimized voice and audio quality on any cellular network. For existing licensees of CEVA-TeakLite DSPs, including CEVA-Teaklite-III and CEVA-TeakLite-4 DSPs, EVS can be quickly added to baseband processors to upgrade voice experience. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Test & Measuring Instruments

MicroTCA.4 System suits data acquisition applications.

February 25, 2015

Intended for large control and data acquisition applications, NAT-MCH-PHYS80 addresses requirements for high bandwidth to both AMCs and rear transition slot of MCH as well as for optical and copper uplinks in PCIe-based MTCA.4 systems. Board provides PCIe bandwidth of 128 Gbps to local main CPU; supports cascading of MicroTCA.4 systems to increase number of PCIexpress slots to 24, 36, 48, etc; and provides external PCIexpress access via 128 Gbps optical or copper uplinks. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Fanless Embedded Computer features Haswell processor.

February 25, 2015

Enclosed in rugged aluminum chassis and operating from 32–104°F, Model FES8680 contains Mini-ITX motherboard that utilizes 4th generation Haswell processor. Unit comes equipped with two DDR3 1600 MHz SODIMM memory up to 16 GB as well as variety of I/O, including 4 serial ports, 2 Gigabit LAN ports, 4 USB 3.0 ports, 2 USB 2.0 ports, and VGA and DVI-I out. Measuring 2.3 in. in height, system also provides one mSATA/mini PCI Express shared slot and one 2.5 in. SATA HDD for solid state storage. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Flash Storage Systems boost big data analytics.

February 25, 2015

Offering advantages of software-defined storage at speed of flash, IBM FlashSystem® V9000 lets users consolidate existing storage systems under one management domain, and implement virtualization and storage services throughout. IBM FlashSystem 900 provides enterprise reliability and macro efficiency that can be deployed in as little as 2 hours. Based on IBM FlashCore™ technology, systems help businesses leverage power of big data, achieve real-time business insights, and make better decisions. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Test & Measuring Instruments, Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Configurable XMC Modules feature Xilinx Kintex-7 FPGA.

February 25, 2015

XMC-7K series feature reconfigurable Xilinx® Kintex™-7 FPGA and 128M x 64-bit DDR3 SDRAM. Eight-lane, high-speed serial interface on rear P15 connector for PCIe Gen 1/2 (standard), Serial Rapid I/O, 10 GbE, and Xilinx Aurora implementations are supported. While rear I/O provides 4- or 8-lane, high-speed serial interface on P16 XMC port, select I/O or LVDS pairs plus global clock pairs direct to FPGA via rear P4 or P16 port. Read More

Software, Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Software-Defined Storage Platform modernizes enterprise.

February 24, 2015

Bringing horizontal data services approach to modernizing enterprise, FreeStor™ delivers migration, continuity, protection, recovery, and optimization for any storage environment through single management interface. Intelligent Abstraction™ core, with scalable storage hypervisor, optimizes storage resources regardless of type, connectivity, brand, or speed into storage resource pool that can be provisioned to physical or virtual applications, along with common, unified data services across pool. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Integrated Computing System supports NFV.

February 24, 2015

Inspired by Open Compute Project standards, Centellis® OCP Platform helps communication service providers by leveraging open standard and open source hardware and software, and taking advantage of virtualization and cloud technologies. Rack solution integrates servers, storage, and top-of-rack switches. Compatible with Centellis® Virtualization Platform, system supports development and deployment of network functions virtualization applications orchestrated by software-defined networking. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals

High-Density SSDs target media/entertainment professionals.

February 24, 2015

Respectively offering 1 and 3 TB capacities, SSD-1000M and SSD-3000M deliver enterprise-level reliability from 100 x 70 x 9.5 mm package. Both 2.5 in. SATA SSDs employ 19 nm MLC NAND, and integrated Fixstars NAND controller prevents latency spikes and performance deterioration. Along with respective read/write times of <520/350 MB/s in standard mode and <520/500 MB/s in boost mode, features include SATA 6 Gbps interface and <3 W power consumption when idle.
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Computer Hardware & Peripherals

USB-Powered Scanner allows direct sharing of photos/documents.

February 24, 2015

Offering 4800 x 4800 dpi resolution, Epson® Perfection® V19 employs LED technology for scanning without any warm-up time. Front buttons facilitate operation, whether saving to computer, sending by email, or creating PDFs, and built-in kickstand allows vertical placement. In addition to being able to capture letter-sized documents in as little as 10 sec, scanner lets users share scans directly on social networks and cloud services. Removable lid design accommodates bulky items. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Flash Storage System consolidates data center workloads.

February 24, 2015

Running all primary storage and active workloads, Flash Storage Platform™ includes 7300 and 7700 all flash arrays, Concerto™ OS 7, and Symphony™ 3 management control. Concerto OS 7 combines system-level flash management and control, block-level de-duplication and compression, and set of data management, protection, and recovery services. Capacity of 7300 FSP is 217 TB effective in 3 RU space, while 7700 FSP 6-shelf configuration exceeds 1.3 PB effective, delivering 2.2 PB effective in rack. Read More

Software, Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Performance Assurance Controller employs NFV.

February 24, 2015

By employing Network Function Virtualization, SkyLIGHT™ VCX brings advanced monitoring capabilities network-wide, without need for high-end test equipment. VCX Controller works together with Nano smart SFP optical transponder and gigabit Ethernet modules to deliver multi-flow traffic generation and ability to monitor performance of thousands of flows. Combining centralized control with distributed test traffic generation, product offers full mesh and segmented testing. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Test & Measuring Instruments

Vector Network Analyzer is designed for testing RF components.

February 24, 2015

Comprising 2- and 4-port configurations offering frequency coverage from 9 kHz to 4.5, 6.5, or 9 GHz, E5080A ENA series provides functionalities for measuring active and passive RF components for R&D and manufacturing environments. Analyzer uses Keysight PNA- and PXI-Series software architecture, which facilitates measurements across multiple Keysight VNAs, and offers color touchscreen display that accelerates access to basic measurements. Typ dynamic range is 147 dB. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Deployable Half-Size PCIe FMC Carrier offers optical interface.

February 24, 2015

Along with Virtex-7 FPGA, Flexor™ Model 7070 PCIe FMC (FPGA Mezzanine Card) carrier features VITA 57.1 FMC site; 4 GB DDR3 SDRAM; PCIe (Gen 1, 2, and 3) interface up to x8; optional 12x user-configurable gigabit serial I/O; and optional LVDS connections to FPGA for custom I/O. Gigabit serial interface, with optional optical transceivers, makes 12 full duplex optical lanes available to MTP connector. Built-in IP functions cover data capture, synchronization, time-tagging, and formatting. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Test & Measuring Instruments

Graphical User Interface features modular design.

February 24, 2015

Able to be customized according to individual requirements, modular flexx-GUI features capacitive touchscreen, 1 mm cover glass with custom print, and temperature range of 0–70°C. Unit is based on 454 MHz ARM926EJ-S CPU with 64 MB RAM and 4 GB SD flash card. Enclosed in solid aluminum, device has 4.3 in. display with 480 x 272 pixel resolution and 16.7 million colors. External interfaces include 1 x USB 2.0, 1 x RJ45, and 1 x Mini USB for power supply. Read More