Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Test & Measuring Instruments

CPU Board integrates functional safety architecture.

May 18, 2016

Equipped with NXP QorIQ single-core or dual-core processor, Model CB30C runs at up to 1 GHz. Board includes up to 2 GB of soldered DDR3 with ECC support and up to 128 MB of boot Flash. Onboard event logger helps analyze errors. Conduction-cooled aluminum housing, based on VITA 59 RCE, complies with COM Express Basic form factor and type 6 pin-out. Fail-silent and fail-safe, rugged board is suited for embedded control systems in demanding industrial and mobile environments. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Robotics

ETX Form Factor COM extends legacy applications, lifecycles.

April 15, 2016

Based on Vortex86DX3 processor, PEM-E205VLA can run multiple applications securely and reliably on virtualization-optimized platforms. This ETX® 3.02 (95 x 114 mm) COM, which outputs <5 W for fanless applications and supports -40 to 85°C range, employs 32-bit multi-core processor technology and programmable GPU. Multiple connectivity and expansion options are available as well as dual display (VGA and LVDS) support and up to 2 GB DDR3 memory. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Safety & Security Equipment

Barry University Stops Cyber Attack in Progress with Vectra Networks

October 5, 2015

University Uses Automated Threat Management to Stop Targeted Attacks in Real Time SAN JOSE, Calif. - Sept. 29, 2015 - Vectra Networks, the leader in real-time detection of in-progress cyber-attacks, today announced that Barry University has selected Vectra to protect its high-value data as advanced persistent attacks (APTs) surge. Vectra’s automated threat management solution enables the... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Non-Industrial Products

New VICTORY Compatible Ethernet Switch and Vetronics Computer System Introduced by Curtiss-Wright

July 27, 2015

Second generation Digital Beachhead™ delivers 16-Ports of GbE Layer 2 switching/Layer 3 routing, embedded GPS, and multicore ARM processing at 50% size reduction ASHBURN, Va. – Curtiss-Wright Corporation (NYSE: CW) today announced that its Defense Solutions division has introduced the next generation of its groundbreaking Gigabit Ethernet (GbE) switch/router and vetronics computer Digital... Read More

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

Honeywell to Improve Operations for Liquefied Natural Gas Pipeline in China

July 21, 2015

Technology from Honeywell Process Solutions Helping Meet Energy Demand in Guangxi BEIJING – Honeywell (NYSE:HON) Process Solutions (HPS) today announced that its technology will help improve operations for China’s long-distance Guangxi liquefied natural gas (LNG) high-pressure pipeline. A key strategic project of Sinopec Limited and Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region, the Guangxi LNG... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Fault Insertion Card features PCI form factor.

April 8, 2015

Available as either 1- or 2-slot short PCI card, Model 50-190 provides 75, 64, or 36 channels of fault insertion as well as 1 or 2 fault insertion busses, each of which can select from 3 fault sources. Card includes ability to introduce open circuit paths, shorts between paths, or shorts to fault connections such as battery or ground. Suited for use on Can and FlexRay bus systems, unit features 2 A hot switch capacity for powers up to 60 W and voltages to 165 Vdc/115 Vac. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Test & Measuring Instruments

PCIe Card can connect PC to any industrial Ethernet network.

April 1, 2015

Based on Anybus and proprietary technologies, IXXAT INpact comes in standard and low-profile formats and lets users connect their PC-based slave application to EtherCAT, EtherNet/IP, Modbus TCP, PROFINET IRT/RT, Powerlink, and standard TCP/IP. Uniform driver concept allows user to switch between protocols without extensive programming as well as utilize future protocol extensions and developments. Two-port Ethernet interface (10/100 Mbit, RJ45s) supports protocol-specific switch functions. Read More

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

Xilinx Highlights All Programmable Solutions for OTN, SDN, and Ethernet at OFC 2015

March 24, 2015

SAN JOSE, Calif. - Xilinx, Inc. (NASDAQ: XLNX) will highlight All Programmable solutions for OTN, SDN, and Ethernet in a wide array of technology demonstrations and presentations at OFC 2015. Throughout the show floor, Xilinx will showcase its industry-leading solutions enabling and interoperating with multiple wired communications and data center technology offerings from customers and... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electronic Components & Devices

Microcontroller targets MFP devices.

February 24, 2015

Built around ARM® Cortex®-M0 processor, Model TMPM036FWFG is specifically designed for use in multifunction peripheral devices and printers. Microcontroller incorporates 8-channel communication interface, 14-channel 16-bit timer, 128 KB of Flash, and 16 KB of SRAM. Housed in 14 x 14 mm LQFP 100-pin package, device operates from 2.3–3.6 V with max frequency of 20 MHz. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Infortrend Now Supports 512TB Per Single Logical Drive

February 13, 2015

- Better hard drive utilization, especially for high capacity disks, plus flexible system configuration TAIPEI — Infortrend® (Public TPE: 2495) today announced support for single logical drives (LD) up to 512TB in size. The increased single LD capacity allows users to better employ higher capacity disks and increase total capacity utilization, especially in storage-hungry applications... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Mini PCIe Card withstands harsh and rugged environments. .

February 11, 2015

Comprising mini PCI Express (mPCIe) multi-port serial communication cards, 50.95 x 30 mm mPCIe-COM Series offers 4 or 2 ports of software-selectable RS-232, RS-422, and RS-485 asynchronous serial protocols on port by port basis. Each RS-232 port is capable of supporting data communication rates up to 921.6 kbps, while RS-422 and RS-485 modes support data communication speeds up to 3 Mbps. Existing serial peripherals can connect directly to DB9M connectors on optional accessory kits. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Retail & Sales Equipment, Software

MasterCard Certifies AnywhereCommerce's Nomad 2.0(TM) Payment Acceptance Device

January 23, 2015

EMV Chip and PIN Solution Complies with PCI PTS 3.x and SRED Mandates MONTREAL – AnywhereCommerce, a global payments technology provider, today announced that Nomad 2.0, its innovative mobile point-of-sale (mPOS) device for chip-card and magnetic stripe card acceptance, has been certified for MasterCard’s Mobile-Point-of-Sale Program. As a result, the device is now recognized by... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Multiprotocol Thin Client supports high-performance computing.

January 20, 2015

Supporting graphics-intensive, 3D, or multimedia applications, IGEL UD6 can leverage 1.99 or 2.42 GHz (Turbo Mode) quad core Intel Celeron J1900 CPU and features 2 GB DDR3L-RAM for main memory. Performance allows use of Citrix HDX 3D Pro technology, while hardware and server infrastructure promote possibilities for use of private cloud-based IT models. Range of peripheral ports includes USB 3.0 and 2 digital monitor connections. SATA SSD flash memory ranges from 2–8 GB. Read More

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

Universal Protocol Converter targets heat pump systems.

December 16, 2014

Available on Versatec Base, Versatec Ultra, and Envision² Compact products, Aurora UPC converts Modbus protocol to BACnet MS/TP, LON, or OpenN2 protocol. Module provides access to unit sensors, relay operations and faults and allows individual unit configuration — all without need to manually access heat pump. Portable touchscreen interface gives technician full access to equipment status, parameter values, temperatures and humidity sensing, as well as alarm and trend history. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals

APLEX Showcases Industrial Embedded Computing Portfolio and Boards at SPS IPC Drives, 2014

December 2, 2014

Live Demonstration of Rugged Mobile Computers, Vertical Applications and Latest Factory Automation Solutions Taipei, Taiwan - APLEX Technology Inc., a global industrial computer product solution provider, is pleased to announce that APLEX will be presenting a variety of industrial-grade embedded computing systems and board solutions at SPS IPC Drives, which is Europe's leading exhibition... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electronic Components & Devices

Pulse Selector optimizes efficiency of laser modulators.

November 6, 2014

With automatic adjustment of operating point, Pulse Selector IOM ensures that modulator's offset voltage is adjusted regularly and guarantees that pulse control is always accurate. Manual readjustment is therefore not necessary and modulator can be used in continuous operation. When used with fiber lasers, pulse selector ensures steady reduction in laser pulse repetition rate with high pulse suppression. Integrated USB port enables unit to be controlled from PC. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electronic Components & Devices, Mechanical Components & Assemblies

Desktop Expansion Enclosures enhance Mac/PC capabilities.

November 3, 2014

Targeting users who need to add expansion to their PC or Mac Workstation, CUBE enclosures offer various slots, power, and connectivity packages. Thunderbolt™ 2 option supports direct interface with Mac Pro, affording access to pro audio, video capture and processing, and general I/O cards as well as storage devices. Also supporting attachment to computer via PCIe, enclosures support 1–8 PCIe cards of varying length and include all-black model as well as those with reinforced frames. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Test & Measuring Instruments

Ruggedized 3U cPCI CPU Board has EN50155-compliant design.

November 3, 2014

In addition to 22 nm Intel® Atom™ E3827/E3845 CPUs that offer quad-core performance up to 1.91 GHz, CP3010-SA features built-in graphics core via Intel® HD Graphics Technology as well as up to 8 GB of soldered DDR3L memory running at 1,333 MHz. Onboard data storage is provided via CFAST option or soldered SATA Flash SSD and HDD/SSD option on 8HP extension module. Available as 4HP or 8HP version, board supports PCI 32-bit, 33 MHz (66 MHz optional) cPCI® interface and offers diverse I/O. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Transportation Industry Products

Curtiss-Wright Congratulates Northrop Grumman on Successful First Flight of Second MQ-4C Triton UAS

October 24, 2014

Next Generation UAS Features Two Curtiss-Wright Subsystems for Systems Management Processing      ASHBURN, Va. – Curtiss-Wright Corporation's (NYSE: CW) Defense Solutions division applauds Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) on the recent successful first flight of the second MQ-4C Triton unmanned aircraft system (UAS) built for the U.S. Navy. Operating out of a manufacturing... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Software

VCE Drives Even Greater Levels of Convergence with New VCE Systems and Solutions to Further Simplify and Accelerate the Journey to the Cloud

October 10, 2014

New Vblock Systems Include All-Flash-Based Model; New Integrated Solutions Converge Management and Orchestration Capabilities; New Technology Extensions Expand Flexibility and Scalability RICHARDSON, Texas — VCE, the leader in converged infrastructure systems, today unveiled new and updated Vblock Systems, integrated solutions and technology extensions to drive greater IT flexibility,... Read More