Network Controllers

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Controls & Controllers

FreeWave Technologies and Techneaux Announce New Intelligent Sensor Network Solution

September 21, 2016

Partnership offers IIoT hub based App for instant visualization of edge devices SAN FRANCISCO - JavaOne 2016, Booth #5212 – FreeWave Technologies (, a leader in industrial, secure Machine to Machine (M2M) and Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) wireless networking solutions, today announced it has partnered with Techneaux Technology... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Controls & Controllers, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Web Controlled DPDT Relay Controller features 32 channels.

April 20, 2016

Able to be controlled via Internet or by any Ethernet network due to its board structure and DLL support, IA-3174-E features break-before-make mechanism that ensures no cross contact between different power and signal sources while switching. This board has, in addition to Random Relay Operation mode, Single and Double operation modes that enable use as relay multiplexer with 2 or 4 phases. Along with local expansion port, features include commands list and several control options. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Controls & Controllers, Electronic Components & Devices

Table-Top Device brings security to small-scale networks.

April 18, 2016

Offered with dual- or quad-core Intel® Celeron® N3000 Series SoC, FWS-2260 multipurpose network appliance empowers intrusion detection/prevention, WAN optimization, network access control, load balancing, Web content filtering, UTM, and wireless network security. Dimensions of 230 x 178 x 44 mm and fanless design suit space-restricted locations. Along with redundancy via wired and wireless signal compatibility, features include 6 GbE LAN, MiniCard, SATA 6.0 Gbps, and USB 3.0 interfaces. Read More

Automatic ID, Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Biometric Access Control Simplified with New Integration between Axis and Suprema

April 24, 2015

Seoul, Korea and Amherst, NY, USA - Suprema, a leading global provider of biometrics and security technology, is pleased to announce that Suprema biometric devices can now be paired with Axis Communications and its AXIS A1001 Network Door Controller through ENTERTECH SYSTEMS' BioConnect 3.0 identity management platform. This new integration helps enterprises around the world successfully... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electronic Components & Devices

Phy INIC fosters MOST150 smart antenna module connectivity.

April 6, 2015

Supplied in 72-pin QFN package, OS81118AF Intelligent Network Interface Controller (INIC) has integrated coax transceiver and supports MOST150 technology coaxial physical layer specification. Latter enables support for smart antenna module connectivity to in-vehicle MOST150 advanced driver assistance system and infotainment networks. Phy INIC lets designers create in-car cellular and Wi-Fi® connectivity applications on MOST150 network by connecting to smart antenna module via coaxial cable. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Signalling Controller solves mobile operators' routing challenges.

March 11, 2015

Supporting real-time rating across 2G, 3G, and 4G-LTE networks to enrich or consolidate diameter flows therein, Acision Diameter Intelligent Signalling Controller (DiSC) lets mobile operators broker and route local and international voice traffic generated by all of their networks. Flexible routing and load-balancing mechanisms prevent overload of network elements while effectively charging all traffic in real-time and providing designated QoS for selected traffic streams. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Add-On Extender integrates MyGeotab with in-vehicle devices.

March 10, 2015

With plug-and-play IOX-CAN Extender, partners can send data from their device over private CAN network in vehicle supporting integrations on all vehicle types. Add-on solution allows Mobileye Advanced Driver Assistance System devices to plug into Geotab's GO6 and GO7 vehicle tracking devices, allowing Mobileye data to be sent to MyGeotab software platform, where it can be viewed and analyzed by dispatchers and fleet managers. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Controls & Controllers

Compact Controllers target series production machines.

March 4, 2015

Combining CPU with I/O in one enclosure, Simatic S7-1511C is 85 mm wide with 32 digital IO ports and bit performance of 60 ns, while S7-1512C is 110 mm wide with 64 digital IO ports and bit performance of 48 ns. Both can be expanded to include additional connections using signal modules if required. Functions such as metering, measuring, and positioning are integrated into hardware. For integrating into networks, both models have Profinet connection with 2 ports and integrated Web server. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Software

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, Controls & Controllers

Wireless Controller strengthens SMB networking.

February 23, 2015

Supporting NETGEAR business-grade ProSAFE Managed Access Points, ProSAFE WC9500 Premium Wireless Controller offers scalable, centralized solution for dense environments. Unit can support up to 200 access points in stacked arrangement, making it suitable for medium to large-sized organizations with high bandwidth multimedia needs. With Ufast™ protocol, WC9500 delivers ultra-fast access point discovery, Layer 2/Layer 3 fast roaming, and captive portal for guest access. Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Controls & Controllers

Network Door Controller includes web-based software.

January 26, 2015

With built-in software, Axis A1001 is suited for small- to mid-sized businesses with typically 10 doors and basic access control requirements. For larger enterprise systems, Axis A1001's open API gives users freedom to mix and match best-of-breed hardware and software from range of software partners. Controller integrates with other IP systems and supports Power over Ethernet, eliminating separate power cables for door equipment such as locks and readers. Read More

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

Holston Micro Systems Introduces Blackfin RJ Network Interface Module

January 14, 2015

10/100/1000Base-T to PCI-e adapters offers reduced size, weight and cost WELLINGTON, Fla. – Holston Micro Systems, an innovation leader in modular solutions for copper and optical communications networks, today introduced the Blackfin RJ 10/100/1000Base-T to PCI-Express network adapters. Blackfin RJ pluggable network adapters provide a complete modular network adapter interface implemented... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Controls & Controllers, Electronic Components & Devices

Cloud-Ready Wi-Fi/Bluetooth SoC addresses IoT application needs.

January 12, 2015

Along adaptive co-existence engine, fully integrated WILC3000 wireless link controller combines Wi-Fi 802.11n and Bluetooth Smart-ready technologies in 4.1 x 4.1 mm WLCSP. Solution offers multiple peripheral interfaces – UART, SPI, I2C, and SDIO – and cloud-ready connectivity software. Also available, WINC3400 network controller features embedded flash memory that lets device host network services stack, Wi-Fi stack, and Bluetooth Smart profiles for accelerated design development. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Software

Microchip Joins the Linux Foundation and Automotive Grade Linux; New Linux Driver Enables MOST® Technology for Linux Ecosystem

January 8, 2015

CHANDLER, Ariz. - [NASDAQ:  MCHP - Microchip Technology Inc., a leading provider of microcontroller, mixed-signal, analog and Flash-IP solutions, today announced that it joined The Linux Foundation and Automotive Grade Linux (AGL), a collaborative open source project developing a common, Linux-based software stack for the connected car. Additionally, Microchip has begun enabling designers to... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Controls & Controllers

Unified Wireless Controller supports up to 256 access points.

December 11, 2014

Designed for education, hospitality, and medium-to-large enterprises, Model DWC-2000 offers self-organizing, self-optimizing, and self-healing network capabilities to maximize stability of entire wireless network. Unit is capable of regular radio scanning and automatically tunes radio channels and power to avoid interference. With auto-managed AP discovery and single-point management, users can achieve enterprise-class networking without executing massive and complex configurations. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Controls & Controllers

First Chinese Car Maker Joins MOST® Cooperation; Adopts Microchip's Controllers for In-Vehicle MOST Infotainment Networking

December 8, 2014

China's FAW Group is Latest Automotive OEM to Select MOST Technology; Installed in Over 170 Global Car Models Since 2001 and Growing CHANDLER, Ariz. – [NASDAQ: MCHP - Microchip Technology Inc., a leading provider of microcontroller, mixed-signal, analog and Flash-IP solutions, today announced that the FAW Group is the first Chinese automaker to join the MOST® Cooperation. Microchip is... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Controls & Controllers

Motion/EtherCAT Network Controller meets modern machinery needs.

October 31, 2014

Intended for motion-centric applications, SPiiPlusEC controls up to 64 fully synchronized axes and up to 5 KHz rate of profile generation and EtherCAT® cycle. Network can be comprised of any ACS EtherCAT servo and step motor drives and I/Os modules, as well as any certified EtherCAT module made by other vendors that complies with CAN over EtherCAT (CoE) protocol. NetworkBoost™ option increases machine uptime using ring topology-based redundancy. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Network Appliance is designed for security applications.

October 16, 2014

Featuring 4 Gigabit Ethernet ports based on Intel I211-AT Gigabit Ethernet controllers, 187 x 115.8 mm FWA6604 comes in fanless version powered by 1.46 GHz Intel® Atom™ E3815 CPU or another version powered by 2.0 GHz Intel Celeron® J1900 CPU. Other features include up to 4 GB DDR3L-1333 SO-DIMM memory, 2 LAN ports with LAN bypass function, and support for one 2.5 in. HDD. Expansion and storage are provided by Mini PCI-E slot, CF socket, Micro SD socket, and SATA interface. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electronic Components & Devices

Wi-Fi SoCs target battery-powered IoT applications.

September 29, 2014

Featuring fully integrated power amplifiers, SmartConnect WINC1500 IEEE 802.11b/g/n IoT Network Controller and WILC1000 IEEE 802.11b/g/n IoT Link Controller are add-on solutions that can connect to any Atmel MCU or eMPU targeting wide range of IoT, consumer, and industrial applications. Both provide multiple peripheral interfaces including UART, SPI, SDIO, and I2C. They are available as discrete SoCs or as fully certified modules ready for production to accelerate designer's time-to-market. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Controls & Controllers

Drop-In Replacement Controllers offer expandable I/O capacity.

September 17, 2014

With footprint identical to original Bear Bones for mechanical drop-in replacement capability, P- Series Bear Bones Controllers include open-board controllers, specialty function expanders, and I/O expanders. Features include digital and analog I/O; CAN network communication via OptiCAN, J1939, and NMEA 2000; Modbus TCP over Ethernet; LCD; keypad; and RTC. DIO capabilities may be expanded by up to 31 plug-in I/O expanders, each providing another 8 digital inputs and 8 digital outputs. Read More