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Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Modbus TCP to RTU Gateway offers 2,500 Vdc isolation.

July 18, 2016

Providing 1 PoE port and 3 RS-485 ports, Model tGW-735i allows Modbus TCP host to communicate with up to 3 serial Modbus RTU/ASCII devices through Ethernet network. Gateway is equipped with 32-bit MCU, built-in web server, and support for DHCP client function. It can be used to create pair-connection application, and can then route data over TCP/IP between 2 serial Modbus RTU/ASCII devices. Included in firmware v1.4.1, read-cache function stores previous requests and responses in memory buffer. Read More

Automatic ID, Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments

Keysight Technologies to Demonstrate Latest EMC, Power Integrity, Signal Integrity Solutions at EMC 2016

July 15, 2016

What: Keysight Technologies will demonstrate its latest EMC, power integrity and signal integrity solutions at EMC 2016—IEEE international symposium on electromagnetic compatibility. Keysight will have design and test experts specializing in the areas of electromagnetic interference compliance, power integrity, signal integrity and more, available in its booth. Discussions and... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Ethernet Communication Module increases interface panel abilities.

July 15, 2016

Designed for all EA3-series C-more Micro operator interface panels, EA-ECOM communication expansion module adds Ethernet (RJ45) port for programming and PLC communications at 10/100 Mbps. Module attaches to rear of panel and does not require any external power. When attached, this solution accelerates project download and firmware update speeds. Functionality also supports multiple connections to multiple PLCs and protocols; C-more Micro programming software and firmware v4.0 are required. Read More

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

Tier 2 Fiber Optic Cable Tester simplifies troubleshooting.

July 15, 2016

In addition to accurate test data, OTDR II offers automated fault-finding capabilities that help minimize network downtime. With touch of button, intelligent Optical Link Mapper turns complicated graphs into easy-to-read diagram displaying all events along link with pass/fail results. System’s advanced algorithms also prevent common OTDR testing challenges, such as wrong OTDR traces. Handheld and lightweight, rugged tablet-style tester offers outdoor-enhanced touchscreen. Read More

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

Multiprotocol Transceiver fosters legacy peripheral support.

July 8, 2016

Supplied in 6 x 6 mm, 40-pin QFN package, XR34350 features ±10 V RS-232 driver output for diverse connectivity. Integrated cable termination and 4 configuration modes allow all 3 protocols to be used interchangeably over one cable or connector without any additional switching components. RS-232 mode (1 Mbps) provides 3 drivers and 5 receivers to support all 8 signals required for DB9 serial port (3TX/5RX), while 20 Mbps RS-485/422 modes include both half and full duplex (1TX/1RX). Read More

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

Mobile Wireless Router offers 4G LTE worldwide connectivity.

July 8, 2016

Providing automatic fallback to 3G UMTS or EVDO cellular networks, Ruggedcom RM1224 enables data communication to and from remote locations. Integrated 4-port switch can connect up to 4 Ethernet devices, while 2 antenna connections make it possible to use multiple receive and transmit paths. Router offers downlink speeds to 100 Mbps and uplink speeds to 50 Mbps via LTE. For security, RM1224 has integrated firewall and offers end-to-end communication link encryption via IPsec or OpenVPN. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Plant Furnishings & Accessories

Milton Security Group Celebrates 9th Anniversary

July 5, 2016

FULLERTON, Calif. - Milton Security Group Inc., the Endpoint Security company and manufacturer of the EdgeWall® Adaptive NAC appliances, announced today that they are celebrating their 9th anniversary. Milton Security Celebration When starting Milton Security Group 9 years ago, Founder CEO James McMurry originally set out to create a unique and reliable security solution that was also... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Austin Transportation Department Replaces Incumbent with Intuicom Wireless Solutions

July 1, 2016

Intuicom Facilitates High-speed, Secure Traffic Data Communications Boulder, CO - (June 28, 2016) - Intuicom®, Incorporated, a premier supplier of wireless solutions to the Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS) market, announced today that it has been awarded Wireless Traffic Communications for the City of Austin’s Traffic Signal Expansion Initiative. The award, made in conjunction with... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Machinery & Machining Tools, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Robert Miller Congratulates Future Electronics Team on Distribution Agreement with B+B SmartWorx

July 1, 2016

Pointe Claire, Quebec - Future Electronics, a global leading distributor of electronic components founded in 1968 in Montreal, Quebec, Canada by Robert Miller, recently announced a new distribution agreement with B+B SmartWorx. President Robert Miller congratulated the Future Electronics team on completing this distribution agreement with B+B SmartWorx, which will leverage the company's... Read More

Automatic ID, Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Test & Measuring Instruments

Handheld Field Testers offer CPRI RF measurement option.

July 1, 2016

With CPRI RF measurement option installed, E Series of Site Master™, Spectrum Master™, and Cell Master™ Analyzers facilitates testing of Remote Radio Heads installed atop 4G towers by identifying interference sources on radio uplink at ground level and eliminating unnecessary tower climbs. Spectrum/Spectrogram Tune & Zoom function allows users to zoom into area of interest on displayed signal to more closely examine interfering signals and better identify their origin. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Test & Measuring Instruments

Keysight Technologies Exhibits Latest PCI Express® Design and Test Solutions at PCI-SIG® Developers Conference

June 27, 2016

Solutions Focus on All Stages of PCI Express Architecture Design and Test Workflow Highlights:

  • Keysight experts will demonstrate the latest PCI Express (PCIe®) design and test solutions
  • Featured solutions cover the entire PCIe workflow—from design to compliance
SANTA ROSA, Calif. – Keysight Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: KEYS) today announced it will... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Plant Furnishings & Accessories, Test & Measuring Instruments

Microsemi Invests in Veracity to Support Commitment to IoT Security Market

June 24, 2016

- Collaboration brings synergies for industrial customers to address security concerns - Continued product development focused on leading solutions for industrial Ethernet applications complements Veracity solutions ALISO VIEJO, Calif. - Microsemi Corporation (Nasdaq: MSCC), a leading provider of semiconductor solutions differentiated by power, security, reliability and performance, today... Read More

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

Radio Transceiver targets IoT and other wireless applications.

June 24, 2016

Featuring on-chip ARM® Cortex®-M0 radio processor that performs radio control and calibration, Model ADF7030-1 supports narrowband and wideband operation across sub-GHz ISM bands and data rates from 0.1–300 kbps using 2GFSK modulation. IC also supports Wireless M-Bus (WMBUS) and IEEE 802.15.4g-based protocols. Smart wake mode provides low overall power consumption, extending lifetime in battery-operated systems. Device can enter low power sleep mode consuming only 10 nA with memory retained. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Test & Measuring Instruments

TDR Cable Analyzer measures frequency domain S-parameters.

June 23, 2016

Featuring portable design, CT100B TDR Cable Analyzer provides step TDR impedance waveforms with resolution sufficient to show connector detail (~1 cm). Unit is also capable of making calibrated frequency domain S-parameter measurements, including return loss (S11) and cable loss/insertion loss (S21). Fully re-engineered sampling engine allows for waveforms up to 1.5 million points long, while subpixel sampling ensures that every detectable cable fault is visible at every horizontal scale. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Cellular Gateway supports remote sensor monitoring.

June 22, 2016

Featuring battery-powered, plug-and-play design, Digi Connect Sensor provides wireless connectivity at locations with either no power or low power, allowing for remote sensor monitoring in environments previously considered too harsh, remote, or not economically viable. Unit supports LTE CAT 1 and is also available in 3G HSPA+ with 2G fallback. Connect Sensor can work with virtually any 4/20 mA, Analog Out, Digital Out, or Pulsed Output sensor, and can power multiple external sensors. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Managed Ethernet Switches support DLR redundancy mechanism.

June 21, 2016

Supporting Common Industrial Protocol for use in EtherNet/IP networks, Series 7000 features recovery times of less than 3 ms, enabling switch-over to be performed quickly in event of failure. Switches support Device Level Ring redundancy mechanism and enable up to 6 non-DLR-capable devices to be integrated into ring. Functions such as IGMP snooping, multicast source detection, and auto-query port for intelligent multicast filtering are available to optimize network stability. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Services, Test & Measuring Instruments

Keysight Technologies' Compliance Testing Solution Selected by Allion for Thunderbolt(TM) 3 Certification Tests

June 17, 2016

Testing Solution Ensures Designs Meet Certification Requirements Highlights:

  • Allion to offer Thunderbolt™ 3 certification testing services using Keysight’s products and services
  • Announcement builds on Keysight’s and Allion’s long-term relationship
  • Allion is now an Intel authorized certification lab for Thunderbolt 3 technologies
SANTA... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electrical Equipment & Systems

USB Hub features Tru-Iso(TM) signal isolation up to 4 kV.

June 17, 2016

Housed in rugged steel enclosure, USB-104-IHUB makes it possible to expand number of USB ports and provide up to 4 kV isolation between host computer and connected USB peripherals. Users may choose from DC power input jack or screw terminals to provide full 500 mA source at 5 V on each downstream port. With extended temperature range of -40 to 85°C, hub is suited for factory automation, medical, energy management, military/mission-critical, and transportation applications. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Managed Ethernet Switches withstand industrial environments.

June 15, 2016

Enabling configuration, monitoring, and management of industrial LANs, 5-port Managed Industrial Ethernet Switches provide real-time deterministic network operation. IDS-200 models include management VLAN, QoS, RMON, N:1 port mirroring, and local alert log. For enterprise-grade environments, IDS-300 models add RADIUS and TACACS+ security protocols; secure management sessions via SSH, SNMPv3, Telnet, and HTTPS; Management Access Lists by IP address and port number; and Password Strength Checking. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Low-Power Ethernet Switches aid industrial network migration.

June 9, 2016

With flexible interfaces, TCAM-based classifications, 1588 timing, and ring protection, Ocelot series simplifies IIoT network migration to Ethernet backbone. Models VSC7511 (4-port) and VSC7512 (10-port) are layer 2 gigabit Ethernet switches featuring 4 fully integrated copper PHYs, while models VSC7513 (8-port) and VCS7514 (10-port) are layer 2/3 gigabit Ethernet switches. All models feature optimized port configurations, unmanaged and managed options, and IStaX software. Read More