Computer Systems

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Robotics

Liquid and Gas Flow Computer helps optimize oil production.

April 27, 2016

With Enhanced Flow Computer for ControlLogix® systems, customers can use single in-chassis module and avoid multiple RTUs and standalone flow computers. Users can also take advantage of Rockwell Automation's distributed I/O capability and ProSoft's wireless radios to minimize wiring to transmitters and I/O devices. To help save time, flow computer allows for remote configuration and diagnostics via Ethernet. EAFC Manager software is available for setup, configuration, and monitoring. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Robotics

Single Board Computer features FPGA-based VME to PCIe bridge.

April 27, 2016

Based on Intel® Celeron® 2002E processor and 6U VME64X VMEbus form factor, Model XVME-6700 utilizes Intel 8-Series QM87 PCH chipset for extensive I/O support. Two ruggedized SODIMMs offer 8 GB or optional 16 GB of high-speed DDR3L removable memory plus 8 GB of flash memory. Air-cooled XVME-6700 also features dual PMC/XMC sites, DVI-D display, and programmable CPU power limits for heat-sensitive applications. Extended temperature models are available for -40 to +75°C operation. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electrical Equipment & Systems

SMT Embedded Wireless Module serves mission-critical applications.

April 26, 2016

With max output power for 900 MHz spectrum (1 W/30 dBm), 256-bit AES encryption, and DigiMesh® networking protocol, Digi XBee SX provides RF performance and obstacle penetration for challenging industrial environments. Development tools, such as XCTU and XBee code libraries as well as XBee APIs, accelerate time to market for OEM developers, while power consumption rate and sleep modes helps maximize battery life. Users include OEMs requiring secure, reliable, embedded wireless communication. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Robotics

Celeron-Based Network Security Appliance targets SOHO users.

April 26, 2016

Powered by 2.48 GHz dual-core Intel® Celeron® N3060 Braswell CPU, 1.73 x 9.00 x 5.98 in. NA343 provides 4 Gigabit Ethernet ports; one pair supports LAN bypass function. Desktop unit accommodates up to 8 GB via DDR3L-1600 SO-DIMM slot and also features 2.5 in. SATA slot and CFast™ socket. Options include mSATA and PCIe Mini card, which supports wireless (Wi-Fi/3G/LTE) card installation, and standard I/O includes RJ-45 console port and 2 USB 3.0 ports. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Robotics, Test & Measuring Instruments

Field Data PC promotes productivity for CP professionals.

April 26, 2016

Targeting cathodic protection (CP) professionals, Allegro QX™ is powered by quick-charge Li-ion battery that provides up to 14 hr of continuous in-field use. Integrated digital voltmeter (DVM) delivers 0.25% accuracy when reading DC voltage, even in presence of up to 100 Vac interference, and tactile QWERTY keyboard features full number pad and hourglass shape that reduces slippage. Other features include WAAS-enabled internal GPS and glare-resistant, color VGA display. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Plant Furnishings & Accessories

Compact Cabinet Workstations improve jobsite productivity.

April 18, 2016

Four-Door Compact Field Office (CFO) features 2 top doors that open to side and automatically lock in place when opened all the way to preventing unexpected shutting. Opening and closing with automatic locking gas spring, Mini-CFO provides space to accommodate up to 40 in. monitor and features pull-out tray for laptop or keyboard as well as removable bottom shelves. Both models have weather-resistant stripping to prevent moisture ingress, cable pass-through holes, and shrouded padlock guards. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Test & Measuring Instruments

Mini-ITX Motherboard features ATX-compatible design.

April 18, 2016

Based on Intel® Celeron™ N3xxx SoC, mITX-BW supports 2x Display Ports as well as 24-bit LVDS. Embedded board provides 3G/4G SIM card slot for IoT connection, serial interfaces, and mPCIe slot that supports mSATA and mPCIe extensions. Operating system and application code can be stored on mITX-N3xxx on optional 16 GB bootable NAND Flash memory. Equipped with GbE, SATA, CAN, RS485, and USB interfaces, board is suited for POS, medical, industrial automation, and digital signage applications. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Robotics

Rugged Fanless Computer consumes less than 15 W.

April 18, 2016

Enclosed in fully fanless and ventless chassis made of aluminum and steel, Cincoze DA-1000 is powered by Intel Braswell dual-core processor and is available with up to 8 GB of wide-temp DDR3L memory. Storage options include standard or wide-temp HDDs or SSDs up to 1 TB. Two full-size Mini-PCIe slots allow for additional storage or expansion. Operating from 9~48 Vdc at temperatures from -25 to 70°C, small form factor unit includes 3 USB 2.0, 1 USB 3.0, 2 GbE LAN, and dual COM ports. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Robotics

GammaTech Partners with AE Tools to Provide Rugged Computing Solutions for Automotive Industry

April 15, 2016

Companies Team Up to Provide Tough, Durable, Rugged Notebooks and Tablets for Demanding Auto Repair-Shop Environment FREMONT, Calif. - GammaTech Computer Corp. is pleased to announce its latest partnership with AE Tools, a provider of OEM-level diagnostic solutions and dealer-level support for aftermarket repair shops, heavy-duty repair facilities, and automotive locksmiths. Together, the two... 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, Robotics

Compact Fanless Mini PC supports operation from 14 to 158°F.

April 15, 2016

Measuring 3.30 x 5.71 x 1.38 in., LPC-175F Ultra Small Fanless Mini PC is powered by 1.91 GHz Intel® quad-core E3845 CPU and employs SSDs for completely silent operation. Features include RS232, 2 USB 2.0, 2 Gigabit LAN, and VGA interfaces as well as Windows 10/8/8.1/7 and Linux compatibility. Suited for embedded control, digital sign, kiosk, thin-client, and HMI applications, computer supports operation from external 12 Vdc power adapter or external DC source.<br /> Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Display & Presentation Equipment, Robotics

VarTech Systems Inc Launches ThinManager Ready Thin Client Product Line

April 7, 2016

Baton Rouge, Louisiana – Ruggedized Panel PC & LCD/Computer manufacturer VarTech Systems Inc., announces the launch of its new Thin Client product line. These new ACP enabled Thin Clients expand on VarTech’s hardened product line-up, and extend centralized management to many industrial computing environments. Richard Lachney, President of VarTech Systems, said: “VarTech Systems looked... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Green & Clean

Renewable Revolution Reflected in Perle Sales to Renewable Energy Companies - up 94% in 2015

April 5, 2016

Perle supplies IIoT hardware for a more secure, reliable and cost effective low carbon energy system NASHVILLE, TN – More capacity for renewable power, in the form of Solar, Wind, Hydro and Geothermal is added each year than coal, natural gas and oil combined. However, the Renewable Energy sector faces pressure to improve profitability and productivity as it continues to scale globally.... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Robotics

Industrial PCs are protected against common failure modes.

April 4, 2016

Featuring shock- and vibration-resistant design with cast-aluminum frame and mechanically reinforced SSD, IX (InteractX PowerStation) and PCA (Industrial PC PowerStation) are both fanless and ventless, run Windows Embedded Standard 7P, and power applications via 4 GB DDR3L RAM (1.83 GHz). Both models run on same base hardware and software, but IX comes pre-loaded with InteractX&trade; supervisory HMI runtime and has built in 21CFR11 capabilities. Multiple communications options are standard. Read More

Automatic ID, Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Robotics

Ultra-Rugged Touch Computer features smartphone-like design.

April 4, 2016

Weighing 10 oz, Model XT2 runs Android&trade; 5 Lollipop OS and is certified to support all Google APIs, including Google Play. Unit features 5 in. touchscreen strengthened with Corning® Gorilla Glass 3. Designed to help mobile workers make informed decisions in field, XT2 offers dual-band 802.11a/b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0, and 4G LTE connectivity for access to business-critical information. IP67-rated unit is equipped with Zebra&#39;s SE4710 scan engine and can capture barcode data from more than 2 ft away. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Robotics

Rugged Fanless Embedded Computer supports IoT applications.

April 1, 2016

Powered by 2-core Intel® Celeron® N3000 or 4-core Intel Pentium® N3000 CPUs, 200 x 200 x 45 mm RICH-33B0-8171 features WADE-8171 Mini-ITX board. Up to 8 GB DDR3L SO-DIMM supports 1,333/1,600 MT/sec, and Intel HD Graphics architecture supports up to 3 displays with 4K max resolution. Along with mini PCIe interface for wireless connectivity options, connectivity is fostered via HDMI, VGA, and 2 COM (RS-232/422/485) ports with 2.5 in. HDD/SSD as well as mSATA storage interfaces. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Robotics

Desktop Laptop offers 4K 17.3 in. G-sync display option. .

March 31, 2016

Based on Intel Core i7-6700K processor and NVIDIA GeForce GTX 980 graphics, upgradeable Sky X9E Extreme Edition is available with 4K G-sync Ultra HD matte IPS display with 8,294,000 pixels. Intel Core i7-6700K has 4 cores and 8 threads running at 4 GHz, with turbo boost up to 4.2 GHz. Unlocked, virtual-reality ready computer supports 4 SODIMM for up to 64 GB DDR4 2400 and 2133 memory. For storage, unit provides up to 4 drives: 2x HDD/SSD (SATA3) plus 2x M.2 PCIe x4/SATA RAID 0/1/5/10. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Robotics

All-In-One 24 in. Computers are designed for medical applications.

March 30, 2016

Fully certified to IEC60601-1, IPIX LT24 is designed for point-of-care and sterile environments. Antimicrobial coating is standard, and sealed screen can be safely disinfected. Powered by fourth gen Intel® Core&trade; i5 CPU, computer has 1.3 in. profile for facilitated mounting in healthcare facilities. Enterprise-grade Alpha AC24, featuring cleanable, edge-to-edge glass, can be configured with Intel Core i3/i5/i7 CPU. Both computers feature full HD screens with multi-touch capability. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Robotics

Rugged 6U VME SBC leverages NXP PA processor.

March 25, 2016

Designed with FPGA-based Helix&trade; PCIe to VME64x Interface, NXP® Power® Architecture (PA)-based SVME/DMV-196 employs T2080 processor supported with AltiVec engine and up to 16 GB of DDR3 memory. On-card integrated MIL-STD-1553B interfaces reduce weight and power by eliminating need for separate mezzanine; interface-free option is available. I/O includes 3 Gigabit Ethernet (GbE), up to 6 serial, discrete and differential DIO, SATA, 1553B, and USB 2.0 interfaces as well as dual PMC/XMC sites. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electronic Components & Devices, Plant Furnishings & Accessories, Robotics

MicroMax Products Wow Industry Experts at Embedded World 2016

March 22, 2016

New York – Participants at Embedded World 2016 in Nuremberg eagerly welcomed MicroMax's newest extremely rugged computing products for harsh environments. Attendees lauded the new high-performance industrial computer M-Max 871 EP2/MMS and Gigabit Ethernet switch M-Max SW208.  These additions to the M-Max family extend the ability of systems designers to create high-performance yet rugged... Read More