Computer Interface Connectors

Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Ethernet/IP Upgrade Devices support RIO Blue Hose cabling.

January 15, 2015

Operating at 24 Vdc nominal, BH4485 Ethernet/IP Devices upgrade and migrate Remote I/O Blue Hose® cabling into Industrial Internet network infrastructure. Units are 10/100 Base-T compliant, offer remote I/O baud rates of 57.6 and 115.2 K, and support data highway RIO specifications up to 10,000 ft. Unlike gateway and converter patchwork solutions, products provide full infrastructure transformation, enabling access to all IP-enabled features of new wired or wireless devices. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Gigabit Starter Kits use HomePlug AV2 technology.

January 7, 2015

Utilizing HomePlug AV2 industry-standard technology, PowerLine AV2 2000 Gigabit Starter Kit (DHP-701AV) and PowerLine AV2 1000 Gigabit Starter Kit (DHP-601AV) turn virtually any home wall outlet into network connection with speeds up to 2,000 and 1,000 Mbps, respectively. Featuring 2 PowerLine AV2 2000 adapters, DHP-701AV leverages AV2 MIMO technology for expanded network coverage. Both plug-and-play systems utilize 128-bit AES Link Encryption with key management for secure communications. Read More

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

RJ45 and USB Panel Mount Connectors are waterproof to 1 m.

December 18, 2014

Rated 1.5 A @ 125 V, ASICPICRJ45S shielded, panel mount RJ45 receptacle has gold-plated contacts and provides Ethernet connectivity for industrial environments. Panel mount USB receptacle, ASICPICUSB2.0AS, is rated at 1.5 A @ 30 V AC/DC, has gold-plated contacts on front and 4 solder connection pins and shield in back, and provides USB connectivity for data transmission in industrial environments. When covered by ASICPICPC protection cap, RJ45 and USB bulkhead connectors have IP67 rating. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electronic Components & Devices

USB 3.0 Interface ICs come in low-pin count packages.

November 20, 2014

Respectively, FT600Q and FT601Q come in 56- and 76-pin QFN packages and feature 16- and 32-bit wide FIFO bus interface. Both chips, which function as SuperSpeed USB 3.0 to FIFO bridges, support up to 8 endpoints (other than management endpoints) linked to configurable buffers of 16 KB length for in and 16 KB for out. Providing data bursting rates up to 3.2 Gbps, USB 3.0 products support 2 interfacing modes: 245 FIFO mode and multi-channel FIFO mode. Read More

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

CNCs support safety communication with PAC control systems.

November 18, 2014

Available for FANUC Series 3xi-B CNCs, EtherNet/IP Adapter Safety function enables safety communication with Logix PAC systems. Function communicates digital input/output signals across Ethernet to simplify hardware and connections needed. Using CIP Safety functionality of EtherNet/IP Adapter Safety function with dual check safety, sending side device cross-checks safety signals, adds inspection data, and then transmits both data sets to receiving side device. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals

USB Adapter Kit extends wireless coverage.

October 31, 2014

Supplied in FCC/IC certified kit, 2.4 GHz 802.11b/g/n Model ARK-2404U-3 comprises WLAN-LCUSB2415 wireless USB Adapter and Hyperlink's 4 dBi omni-directional antenna. Adapter supports data rates of 150 Mbps and features IP67-rated waterproof enclosure for outdoor applications. Included 5 m cable is terminated with USB 2.0 plug for direct connection to desktop or notebook PC. Additional features include 100 mW to 1 W adjustable RF power, Windows OS drivers, and WPA/WPA2 data security. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Video Adapters provide 4K HD video through USB 3.0 connection.

October 13, 2014

USB 3.0 to HDMI® (USB32HD4K) and USB 3.0 to DisplayPort® 1.2 (USB32DP4K) enable users to connect USB 3.0-equipped laptop or desktop PC to Ultra HD 4K television, display, or projector, even if computer does not natively support 4K video. Integrated chipset enables plug-and-play functionality, where drivers are automatically installed and updated, and USB-powered performance eliminates need for additional power supply. Areas of use include graphics-intensive applications. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals

USB to Serial Bridges offer 12 Mbps USB data transfer rate.

September 29, 2014

Available with 1, 2, or 4 UART channels, XR21B142x Series provides way to interface with RS-232 or RS-485 serial networks through USB using minimal PCB space. Large 512 Byte transmit and receive FIFOs enable max data throughput of 9 Mbps across up to 4 UART channels. Offering ±15 kV ESD protection on USB pins, devices eliminate need for additional protection components, making them suitable for smart grid data collection, data aggregators/concentrators, and security/access control systems. Read More