Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Transportation Industry Products, Robotics, Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Marine Server provides users with complete audio control.

November 25, 2015

Built on NMEA 2000® Audio Entertainment protocol, SonicHub®2 gives users complete control of songs, radio stations, as well as video from HDS Gen3 multifunction displays (MFDs). Black-box solution, compatible with iOS and Android platforms, provides independent dual-zone control and features built-in Bluetooth® audio streaming, dual stereo AUX-IN connections, compatibility with WM-3 SiriusXM® satellite radio/marine weather module, USB ports, and built-in AM/FM antenna. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Ethernet Switches drive enterprise adoption of 2.5 GbE.

November 23, 2015

For wired enterprises, BCM56160 adds 2.5 GbE access point connections to 24- and 48-port Gigabit Ethernet form factors, integrates 10 Gigabit interfaces for fiber uplinks, and delivers double stacking bandwidth. For all-wireless office built primarily on Wi-Fi access points, BCM56060 is optimized for 802.11ac Wave 2 enterprise environments and provides multi-mode 1 GbE/2.5 GbE Ethernet interfaces with 10 Gigabit uplinks. Both switches are built on Broadcom's StrataXGS® architecture. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Barcode Quality Tester determines point of use compatibility.

November 23, 2015

Using ISO standards and predictive analytics, SCANALYST 3 v1.3 tests barcode quality and content for accuracy, performance, and compliance with ISO standards and regulations. Portable instrument, along with Region of Interest and Spot Reflectance tools, provides such features as remote database connectivity, automatic averaging of multiple inspections, and in-field upgrades for different barcode requirements (linear, 2D, both, DPM). Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Test & Measuring Instruments

Network Analyzer can be remotely controlled via Bluetooth.

November 23, 2015

Using any Android tablet or mobile device equipped with Bluetooth, Greenlee® Communications DataScout® 10Gx can be remotely controlled up to 100 ft away. Unit features 20 second boot time and multiple test interfaces, including dual port 1G and 10G Ethernet, T3/E3, T1/E1, DS0, PRI-ISDN, 2W/4W Signaling-TIMS, DATACOM, and DDS. For added protection, multi-service network analyzer comes housed in ruggedized all aluminum enclosure. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Optics & Photonics

Pre-Terminated Network Cables offer color-coding options.

November 20, 2015

Offered in both fiber and copper with standard or short body cassette design, RapidNet Category 6A and Category 6 Unshielded Cables are available with colored jacks for color-coding applications. Choice of port colors helps define network features such as routes, services, hierarchies, or security levels. Both RapidNet 6A UTP and shielded 6A F/UTP solutions are designed to minimize alien crosstalk and to extend usable bandwidth up to 500 MHz for 10Base-T applications. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Optics & Photonics, Vision Systems

Radiometric Thermal Video Camera provides multi-zone operation.

November 18, 2015

Supplied in rugged enclosure suitable for harsh industrial environments, FV-3543-1 can detect temperatures within up to 8 user-defined zones. High, low, average, and standard deviation thresholds can be set for each zone, and alarms can be communicated to plant's control system via OPC or MODBUS/TCP. This fully radiometric IR camera, which can sense hot spots that can’t be visually detected, can also integrate with DCS and SCADA systems. Camera mount enables multi-axis adjustment. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Test & Measuring Instruments

COM Express Module supports data-centric applications.

November 12, 2015

Measuring 125 x 95 mm, Model PCOM-B634VG utilizes Intel® Xeon® Processor D-1500 Family, which integrates up to 8 CPU cores, each with three 1.5 MB cache, of up to 12 MB in total. Module provides one PCIe x16 and eight PCIe x1 channels, one standard GbE interface plus two 1/2.5/10 GbE Intel® Ethernet interfaces in C/D pin row. Three SODIMM memory slots support dual-channel DDR3L-1600 or DDR4-2400 configurations with max capacity of 128 GB and ECC support. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Test & Measuring Instruments, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Power Interface Boards support VITA 62 power supplies.

November 12, 2015

Available in 3U and 6U heights in either single or dual PSU formats, Pixus VITA 62 Power Interface Boards feature header for voltage sense and IPMB for VITA 46.11 system management or other IPMI-based options. Units have several power bugs for 3.3, 5, and 12 V power as well as 26-pin header that accommodates general purpose I/O signals from PSUs. To optimize chassis cooling, breakaway tabs at bottom of board allow optional blockage of airflow. Read More

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

Video Accelerator eliminates lag for headless Mac minis.

November 11, 2015

NewerTech HDMI Headless Video Accelerator, when plugged into display-free (headless) Mac mini's HDMI port, makes host device think display is attached. Consequently, video drivers are loaded and GPU is fully activated. This enables 100% full video performance without any choppy images or mouse lags when Mac mini is used as storage device or media server. Measuring .25 x .68 x .58 in. when plugged in, adapter requires OS X 10.6.8 or later and supports 1080p max resolution. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Optics & Photonics, Vision Systems, Robotics, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Image Sensors enhance front-facing smartphone/tablet cameras.

November 10, 2015

Built on 1.12-micron PureCel® technology and supplied in package with z-height of <4 mm, 1/5 in. OV5675 can capture full resolution video in native 4:3 aspect ratio at 30 fps or 720p and 1080p video at 60 fps. Utilizing 1.4-micron OmniBSI+™ pixel architecture, ¼ in. OV5695 can capture full resolution video in native 4:3 aspect ratio at 30 fps, 1080p video at 30 fps, or 720p video at 60 fps with support for interlaced high dynamic range (iHDR). Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Computer Hardware & Peripherals

PICMG 1.3 System Host Boards leverage 6th Gen Intel Core/Xeon CPU.

November 6, 2015

Featuring dual-channel ECC/Non-ECC DDR4 1866/2133 DIMM up to 32 GB, ROBO-8113VG2AR (PICMG 1.3 SHB) and ROBO-6911VG2AR (PICMG 1.3 half-size SHB) utilize workstation and desktop processors of 6th generation Intel® Core™ CPU (Skylake) with Intel Q170 chipset and Intel Xeon® CPU with Intel C236 chipset. Boards provide PCIe 3.0, GbE LAN, USB 3.0, and SATA III interfaces; offer software RAID 0/1/5/10; and provide graphics performance with Ultra HD 4K across 3 independent displays.
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Electrical Equipment & Systems, Computer Hardware & Peripherals

VNA Test Cables mitigate phase change over 75,000 flexure cycles.

November 4, 2015

Ruggedized VNA test cables withstand test lab use and production testing for 50 Ω communications systems. Male or female versions of SMA or Type-N connectors are available for cables operating to 18 GHz, 2.92 mm connectors are standard for cables operating to 26.5 GHz, and 2.4 mm connectors are standard for test cables performing up to 40 GHz. Torsion-resistant connector heads directly attached to stainless steel conduit style armoring enable up to 5,000 mating cycles. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Machinery & Machining Tools, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Dual-Band Wi-Fi Router incorporates Smart Connect Technology.

November 3, 2015

AC1900 Wi-Fi Router (DIR-880L) is DD-WRT compatible and features Smart Connect Technology, which automatically connects each device on network to clearest band available to deliver best connection for handling bandwidth-intensive activities. Respective Wi-Fi® speeds are up to 1,300 and 600 Mbps on 5 and 2.4GHz bands. Along with four 10/100/1000Gbps Ethernet ports, features include USB 3.0 port, GUI, traffic prioritization via QoS engine, and wireless encryption via WPA™ or WPA2™. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Computer Hardware & Peripherals

M.2-Based PXIe System Storage Modules sustain rates >3.25 GBps.

November 2, 2015

With single-slot design that preserves chassis space while promoting storage flexibility, Big River™ DM-4M.2 delivering up to 4 TB of M.2 storage capacity for industrial control and test and measurement applications. This 3U storage unit is software RAID configurable and has PCIe Gen3 x8 host interface that delivers data rates for sequential writes of 3.25 GBps and sequential reads of 3.4 GBps. Solution complies with PCIe Gen3 protocol standards and operates under multiple OSs. Read More

Transportation Industry Products, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Automotive-Qualified Ethernet Switch establishes secure network.

November 2, 2015

With integrated PHYs, BroadR-Reach® BCM8953x series enables automotive manufacturers to address bandwidth concerns, ensure standards compliance, and secure network for connected car applications. Architecture supports non-blocking, line-rate data transfer at wire speed performance for all frame sizes over unshielded single-pair twisted cable. Based on 28 nm design, switch integrates low pass filters, incorporates multiple low-power mode technologies, and surpasses AEC-Q100 and EMC requirements. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Optics & Photonics, Vision Systems, Robotics, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Safety & Security Equipment

HD Image Sensors enhance battery-powered cameras.

October 29, 2015

While OV9732 consists of traditional Bayer sensor, OV9733 is equipped with RGB-IR pixels that can replace traditional mechanical IR cut filter. Both HD CameraChip™ sensors, based on OmniPixel3-HS™ pixel technology, are suitable for security systems and wireless, battery-powered, smart-home cameras. Chief ray angle of 9° supports consumer-grade optical lens systems and reduces image artifacts. When operating in low-power mode, ¼ in. OV9732 requires 115 mW to capture 720p HD video at 30 fps. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Rad-Tolerant MCU targets space applications.

October 27, 2015

Incorporating all features of megaAVR® series, uC Rad-Tolerant ATmegaS128 delivers full wafer lot traceability, 64-lead ceramic package (CQFP), space screening, space qualification according to QML and ESCC flow, and total ionizing dose up to 30 Krad (Si). Latch up-immune, 8-bit MCU incorporates such peripherals as 8- and 16-bit timers/counters, 6 PWM channels, 8-channel, 10-bit ADC, TWI/USARTs/SPI interface, programmable watchdog timer, and on-chip analog compactor. Read More

Printing & Duplicating Equipment, Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Large Format Printers suit professional photographic applications.

October 26, 2015

Used for such photographic applications as prints for exhibition and resale, SureColor® P-Series printers includes 24 in. P6000 and P7000 and 44 in. P8000 and P9000. All feature PrecisionCore® TFP® print head and UltraChrome® archival ink technology and are designed to facilitate paper loading. While SureColor P7000 and P9000 leverage UltraChrome HDX 10-color ink set, SureColor P6000 and P8000 leverage UltraChrome HD 8-color ink set. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Hardened Wireless Ethernet Radio meets industrial market demands.

October 22, 2015

Suited for use in challenging applications, NetWave® NW-9 comes enclosed in aluminum case that withstands extreme environments in industrial and transportation applications where potential for shock and impact exists. This impact-resistant, hardened, wireless Ethernet link, supporting 500 Mbps throughput, can be used over distances of up to 4 miles under ideal conditions and is suitable for when multiple IP CCTV cameras need to be connected back to central monitoring location.
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Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Optics & Photonics, Vision Systems

MP High-Speed Video Camera offers optimized light sensitivity.

October 15, 2015

Along with respective monochrome and color light sensitivity ratings of ISO 40,000 and 16,000, FASTCAM Mini AX200 provides 1,024 x 1,024 pixel resolution at up to 6,400 fps and up to 900,000 fps at reduced resolution. Memory options include 4, 8, and 16 GB, and Gigabit Ethernet interface enables desktop/laptop PC connectivity. Supplied in 4.7 x 4.7 x 3.7 in. case, 3.3 lb camera is designed for high-shock, high-G environments (tested to 100 G, 10 msec, 6 axes). Read More