I & O Interface Cards & Adapters

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Display & Presentation Equipment, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Mini 4K HDMI Extender transmits signals up to 300 ft.

October 25, 2016

Consisting of local unit that connects to HDMI source and remote unit that connects to HDMI display, Model ST-C64K-300 transmits uncompressed digital HDMI signal up to 250 ft with solid CAT5e/6 cable or up to 300 ft with solid CAT6a/7 cable. Extender supports Ultra-HD 4K x 2K resolutions to 3840 x 2160 (30 Hz), 2 K resolution 2048 x 1080, HDTV resolutions to 1080p, and computer resolutions to 1920 x 1200. Featuring steel construction with powder coat finish, extender includes mounting brackets. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electronic Components & Devices, Test & Measuring Instruments

Portable Extension Devices feature 12G/4K capabilities.

October 25, 2016

BarnMini-11 delivers point-to-point digital extensions, while BarnMini-12 features 2 x SFP ports for transceivers and offers capacity of up to 3G SFPs. Equipped with re-clockers as standard, both units can handle 12G, 10G, 4K, and any other video format with lower data rate than 12G. These products are available as standalone units with separate PSU or mounted into BarnMini frame. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Test & Measuring Instruments

Matrox Indio I/O Card offer jumper-selectable signaling.

October 24, 2016

Enabling eight inputs and outputs, Matrox Indio I/O Card offers precise timing of output events, based on elapsed time or specific input events. Providing real-time synchronization and industrial networking using Ethernet/IP™, Modbus® and PROFINET protocols, units turn PCs into a vision controller. Featuring accessibility from standard 37-pin D-sub connector, device provides configurability for both sinking and sourcing. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Controls & Controllers, Display & Presentation Equipment, Test & Measuring Instruments

Interface Board supports industrial and commercial LCDs.

October 19, 2016

Designed for industrial applications, such as production automation displays, Model ALR-1400v2 provides ARGB (VGA) and DVI inputs with OSD or RS-232 serial selection control to drive LVDS panels up to 1440 x 900 resolution. LCD controller includes features for OEMs, such as auto EDID settings, availability of custom EDID settings, custom splash screen, and firmware updates over DVI. Measuring just 4.2 x 3.6 in., Model ALR-1400v2 comes with multi-panel support. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Test & Measuring Instruments

Interface Module connects multimedia source unit to boat MFD.

October 6, 2016

With MW6 Interface Module, marine source units can be seamlessly added to boat's onboard NMEA 2000 network, enabling control of source units directly from boat's Multi-Function Display. Boaters can control various audio system functions, including power on/off, volume, source selection, and play/pause directly from UI of MFD. Additionally, MW6 enables 2-way communication between source unit and MFD, providing MFD feedback regarding source selection, song/track/album title, and radio frequency. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Controls & Controllers, Test & Measuring Instruments

IIoT Interface accelerates Intelligent Factory demand response.

September 2, 2016

Supporting secure local network and private cloud-based data resources, ProNetConneX provides data and connectivity needed by Intelligent Factories. Solution connects, collects, and analyzes machine data within Intelligent Factory network to maximize productivity and efficiency. Offering secure connectivity to software management systems via MTConnect standard, this IIoT solution, fully integrated into Makino machine controls, facilitates free-flow of machine data. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Controls & Controllers, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Test & Measuring Instruments

Modular Switch Control System offers scalable solution.

August 19, 2016

With Modular Switch Control System, users can put together almost unlimited size switching system, from small matrixes to systems with multiple chassis and hundreds of switches. System is based on Controller Board that provides external interfaces and sends commands to intelligent Switch Modules via internal I2C buses. Switch Modules sit on and control user's Driver boards which can hold relays, RF switches, attenuators or provide digital I/O lines. Read More

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

PCI Express Adapter provides 2 configurable serial ports.

July 12, 2016

Featuring ultra-high-speed UART, flexible clock prescalar, and 256 byte Tx/Rx FIFOs, Model 7205ec supports asynchronous data rates exceeding 1 Mbps. Two serial ports are configurable for RS-232, RS-422, or RS-485 interface. Electrical interface, echo suppression, and line termination are set via on-board DIP switches. With software-selectable Slew Rate Limiting feature, Windows driver minimizes EMI when serial ports operate at baud rates below 250 Kbps. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Development, Programming Modules foster USB integration.

June 24, 2016

Used with proprietary development hardware and ICs, UMFTPD3A programmer module assists engineers as they carry out programming of OTP memory/eFUSE logic (FT260 and FT4222H) directly through FT_Prog programming package. External programming voltage covers 1.5–6.5 V. Also available, UMFT260EV1A development module relates to FT260Q, HID-class USB bridging IC, which has I²C and UART bus conversion capabilities. Solution adds connectivity to HMIs and other computing peripherals. Read More

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

Power Interface Module supports ATCA applications.

June 22, 2016

Available in 2.28 x 1.45 x 0.84 in. quarter-brick format, Model PIM4610PD simplifies design in blade server applications based on ATCA and PICMG 3.7 systems. Unit operates over input range of 36–75 V, delivering 864 W with 54 V input, 768 W at 48 V, and 600 W at 37.5 V. Offering up to 98.8% efficiency at 600 W, module provides energy monitoring via I2C or PMBus. Low-EMI design techniques ensure that minimal filtering is needed to meet CISPR Class B EMC standards required for ICT systems. 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, Controls & Controllers, Display & Presentation Equipment, Test & Measuring Instruments

DNF Controls Brings New Level of Controls to InfoComm 2016

June 7, 2016

LVCC North Hall #N762 Manufacturer to feature simple “Go-To” solutions designed to save time and budget and meet everyday needs of Pro AV applications Northridge, CA -- DNF Controls – the award-winning and established manufacturer of Human-to-Machine and Machine-to-Machine interfaces - is bringing 26 years experience designing off-the-shelf and custom control solutions to InfoComm. ... Read More

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

PC Adapter bridges Thunderbolt, Thunderbolt 2, Thunderbolt 3.

June 3, 2016

Thunderbolt™ 3 to Thunderbolt Adapter lets users connect Thunderbolt and Thunderbolt 2 devices, such as docking stations, hard drive enclosures, and adapters, to PC's Thunderbolt 3 USB-C port. Thunderbolt 3 technology, which uses USB-C connector to combine and deliver power, display, and connectivity signals in one connection, supports transfer speeds of up to 40 Gbps, dual 4K display support, power and charging up to 100 W, and support for DisplayPort and PCIe® protocols. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Test & Measuring Instruments

Embedded Boards feature extended temperature range.

May 10, 2016

With WiTAS 1 support, PICO-BT01 Pico-ITX board, EPIC-CV07 EPIC board, GENE-CV05 3.5 in. subcompact board, and COM-QM77 COM Express module feature temperature range of -20 to 70°C. PFM-CVS PC/104+ module, GENE-BT05, and COM-CV feature WiTAS 2 support with temperature range of -40 to 85°C. All products are cooled using passive thermal solutions and are aimed at products typically found in transports, factory floors, outdoors, military, and areas subjected to wide temperature fluctuations. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Mounting & Attaching Products, Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments

L-com Releases Serial and USB Converters, Repeaters and Hubs

April 28, 2016

NORTH ANDOVER, Mass. – L-com Global Connectivity, a preferred manufacturer of wired and wireless connectivity products, announced today that it has introduced a series of industrial RS232/422/485 repeaters and converters as well as a series of industrial USB hubs, converters and isolators. The addition of these new serial and USB connectivity products complements L-com's existing line... Read More

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

Wireless Interface enables remote web guide monitoring.

April 27, 2016

With Wi-Fife™ Interface, users can wirelessly monitor and control FIFE-500 web guides from any tablet or smartphone, from anywhere on factory floor. Interface features embedded web pages that can be accessed through web browser of Wi-Fi-enabled device. By connecting to network of motor control units and operator interfaces, Wi-Fife™ can connect up to 30 devices on single network, with ability to monitor and control any unit. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electronic Components & Devices, Test & Measuring Instruments

Analog Front End Sensor Interface simplifies sensor conditioning.

April 27, 2016

Available in QFN package with 3.5 x 3.5 mm footprint, XR18910 connects analog sensors to MCU or FPGA with embedded ADC and provides 14-bit signal path linearity. Onboard 10-bit DAC offers ±560 mV offset correction and allows independent offset value for each of 8 differential inputs, programmable gain instrumentation amplifier offers 8 fixed-gain settings from 2–760V/V, and integrated LDO provides regulated 3 or 2.65 V to power sensors. Controlled is via I²C serial interface. Read More

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

Wall-Plug 15 W Power Adapters feature USB Type-C connectors.

April 15, 2016

Available in versions to suit North American and European input voltages and power outlets, AQ15 Series offers USB Type-C DC output connectors for charging mobile electronic devices and peripherals. Products deliver 15 W output power and 5 V output voltage, are rated for 3 A current and AC inputs spanning 100–240 V, and feature max leakage current of 20 µA. Select models are compliant with US Department of Energy Level VI or European Union Code of Conduct V5 Tier 2 energy efficiency standards. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Robotics, Test & Measuring Instruments

Embedded FPGA-based Board supports VME users.

April 13, 2016

Replicating functionality and replacing IDT TSI148 VMebus bridge, FPGA-based Vivo eliminates need to design, qualify, and certify new system platform based on alternative architecture. Vivo provides 2eSST support for full VITA 1.5 capability, as well as hardware byte swapping including byte, half-word, and word for complete compatibility between big-endian/little-endian architectures. Master/slave interface with A16, A24, and A32 addressing modes is also supported. Read More

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

USB-C to DVI Adapter broadens laptop connectivity options.

April 13, 2016

Providing USB-C (24-pin) male input and DVI-I (29-pin) female output, USB-C™ to DVI Adapters CDP2DVI/CDP2DVIW enable existing DVI cables to communicate with laptop via USB-C port. Both black and white versions can carry DisplayPort 1.2 and Thunderbolt™3 signal and support video resolutions up to 2,560 x 1,600. Targeted users include IT departments/professionals who need to reconfigure current workstations to accommodate USB-C laptop or Ultrabook™. Read More