I & O Interface Cards & Adapters

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

HDBaseT/HDMI Extenders support signal extension up to 600 ft.

May 22, 2015

Designed for commercial and residential applications, KD-X400ProK and KD-X600ProK are HDBaseT/HDMI via Single CAT5e/6 Extenders supporting Ultra HD/4K, EDID control, hot plug control, full buffer system, IR sensor, and Up/Down IR RS-232. KD-X400ProK supports signal extension up to 150 ft at 4K/24/25/30/60 using KD-CAT6STP1X cabling. In Long Range Mode, KD-X600ProK enables signal extension up to 600 ft at 1080p/1,920x1,200 using KD-CAT6STP1X cabling. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Test & Measuring Instruments

IoT Edge Node connects field devices to cloud.

May 22, 2015

Equipped with Microchip PIC32MZ 32-bit MCU and high-speed cellular Telit module, Wireless PingPong IoT Edge Node is suited for cloud-connected oil tanks, intelligent waste bins, and cloud-connected gateway systems for manufacturing robots. Standard interfaces include Ethernet, USB, and CAN as well as high-precision GNSS. In addition, application-ready expansion cards are available for WLAN, Bluetooth, I/0, Iridium satellite communications, ISM/RF, SigFox, NFC/RFID, and camera connectivity. Read More

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

DAS Interface Trays promote wireless/broadband device performance.

May 21, 2015

Offering PIM ratings as low as -160 dBc, configurable Distributed Antenna System (DAS) interface trays improve signal strength and alleviate issues caused when large numbers of people try to send/receive messages, calls, and data in densely populated area. Interface trays, compliant with multiple carrier and neutral host requirements supporting frequency bands from 380 MHZ to 6 GHz, provide single connection point when using single or multiple base stations. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Interface and Logging Unit provides 64 GB capacity.

May 19, 2015

Housed in marine-grade aluminum enclosure that is IP68-rated waterproof and dirtproof, Interface and Logging Unit provides data logging, web interface, and time synchronization server. Unit features 6 RS232/RS422 serial ports, 1 CAN bus, 2 Ethernet ports, WiFi, and array of multi-function GPIO pins. All interfaces can operate simultaneously with input and output of data in large selection of different formats. To prevent grounding issues, every interface is individually optically isolated. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Test & Measuring Instruments

Digital Interface monitors machine tools without Ethernet.

May 5, 2015

Using Freedom Digital Interface with integral MTConnect adapter, shops with legacy equipment that do not have Ethernet ports can monitor machine tool performance using Freedom eLOG or other MTConnect monitoring software. Self-contained, DIN rail-mounted assembly has eight 24 Vdc or 120 Vac digital inputs and two 0–10 Vdc analog inputs, each configurable by user based on specific use. Onboard adapter outputs SHDR signal to user’s MTConnect agent. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Test & Measuring Instruments

VME Interface Board supports radar video applications.

April 20, 2015

Combining Intel® Core™ i7-based single board computer and radar video processing capabilities on single-slot 6U VME module, Cougar 2 accepts both analog and digital radar signals. Dual-channel unit supports wide range of radar interfaces including radar video, triggers, and azimuth turning data. Module eases integration of radar video capture, conversion, and mixing into deployed vessel tracking, airborne target tracking, and airport ground movement applications. Read More

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

Interface Modules expand HMI panel connectivity and capability.

April 15, 2015

Available for Graphite™ HMI operator panels, PROFIBUS® (GMPBDP) and DeviceNet™ (GMDN) plug-in modules provide connectivity needed to add monitoring and control to existing operations. These plug-and-play modules allow Graphite HMIs, with built-in protocol converter and 300+ communications drivers, to support diverse automation equipment. Whiel GMPBDP module adds PROFIBUS DP slave support, GMDN module allows HMI to perform as a DeviceNet Group 2 server. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Mini Video Link Extender extends DVI connection up to 100 ft.

April 14, 2015

Able to transmit digital video signals up to 100 ft using single CAT5/6/7 cable, ST-C5DVI-MINI consists of 2 interchangeable 1.97 x 1.57 x 0.79 in. units that can be connected to single link digital DVI source and DVI display. No power supply is required for local or remote unit, and video extender supports HDTV resolutions to 1080p and computer resolutions to 1920 x 1200 (WUXGA). Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals

USB Flash Module enables in-field panel upgrades without computer.

April 13, 2015

Used in field, Model 400 USB Flash Module lets installers update firmware for panels that would otherwise require computer and Model 399 Programming Harness. USB 2.0 connector is provided to plug USB flash drive into Model 400, and 4-pin header connects directly to panel. As new firmware is released from DMP, it can be downloaded and stored on USB flash drive and then connected to Model 400 to be used for panel firmware updates. LED on USB indicates successful programming. 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, Test & Measuring Instruments

Interface Module links strain gauges, load cells to Orbit 3.

March 26, 2015

Strain Gauge Interface Module (SGIM) allows strain gauges and load cells to interface with Solartron Orbit® 3 digital measurement system. Four- and six-wire, full-bridge strain transducers can share Orbit® sensor network with Solartron digital displacement and dimensional measurement transducers, and sensor readings can be taken directly into PC, PLC, or Solartron Digital Readout. Capable of acquisition rates up to 3,906 readings/sec, digitizing circuit provides >0.02% FSO linearity. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Test & Measuring Instruments

Switched Mezzanine Card supports ARINC 429.

March 18, 2015

Designed for embedded, laboratory, and simulator applications, RAR-XMC High Density XMC Interface supports maximum data throughput on all channels while providing onboard message scheduling, label filtering, multiple buffering options, receive message time-tagging and error detection, and IRIG-B receiver and generator. Up to 16 transmit and 32 receive channels are available. With front I/O or P14/P16 rear I/O, RAR-XMC represents next generation in avionics computing. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Test & Measuring Instruments

Fiber Network Card adds 10 Gbps network connectivity.

March 16, 2015

Providing open SFP+ slot design, PCI Express 10-Gigabit Fiber Network Card enables users to install SFP+ transceiver of choice based on network requirements. Card includes energy-efficient Tehuti TN4010 chipset, virtualization and iSCSI support, and 16 K Jumbo frame support. In addition, card comes equipped with standard profile bracket for full form-factor system installations as well as low-profile/half-height bracket for small form-factor system/server implementation. Read More

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

Remote User Interface can be deployed in hazardous locations.

March 13, 2015

Available with Class 1, Division 2, temperature class T4A option, EZ-ZONE® EZK can be utilized as communications gateway device to conserve space and wiring when digital communications are being used with two or more EZ-ZONE® controllers. Modbus® RTU, DeviceNet™, EtherNet/IP™, Modbus® TCP, and PROFIBUS DP connection options are supported as standard, and remote user interface (RUI) can also serve as display for showing all parameter values for up to 16 EZ-ZONE controllers. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Test & Measuring Instruments

Modbus Interface Module offers PLC interface for ORBIT 3 network.

March 11, 2015

MODBUS Interface Module (MODIM) provides gateway between MODBUS PLCs and Orbit®3 Digital Measurement System. Latter can then provide all process variables — temperature, pressure, force, rotary measurement and linear displacement — to PLC via one MODBUS interface. Access to complex sensor networks with varying interfaces via MODBUS parameters is thus enabled through one device. End-users can connect to Solartron gauging, displacement, and non-contact sensors as well as third-party sensors. 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

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Computer Hardware & Peripherals

PCIe Gen3 Expansion Solution works with MicroTCA, other systems.

March 2, 2015

PCIe-compliant module, PCI123, routes x16 PCIe Gen 3 out of front panel ports. Utilizing SFF-8644 connectors, signals can be partitioned as single x16, dual x8, or quad x4 as required. Module supports aggregate raw data rate up to 128 Gbps and can be cabled to UTC006 MicroTCA Carrier Hub (MCH) for PCIe Expansion. Offering quad SFF-8644 ports for PCIe Gen3 expansion (x16, x8, or x4) and PCIe switch, MCH routes PCIe x16 to Rear Transition Module (RTM). Read More

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

Configurable XMC Modules feature Xilinx Kintex-7 FPGA.

February 25, 2015

XMC-7K series feature reconfigurable Xilinx® Kintex™-7 FPGA and 128M x 64-bit DDR3 SDRAM. Eight-lane, high-speed serial interface on rear P15 connector for PCIe Gen 1/2 (standard), Serial Rapid I/O, 10 GbE, and Xilinx Aurora implementations are supported. While rear I/O provides 4- or 8-lane, high-speed serial interface on P16 XMC port, select I/O or LVDS pairs plus global clock pairs direct to FPGA via rear P4 or P16 port. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Deployable Half-Size PCIe FMC Carrier offers optical interface.

February 24, 2015

Along with Virtex-7 FPGA, Flexor™ Model 7070 PCIe FMC (FPGA Mezzanine Card) carrier features VITA 57.1 FMC site; 4 GB DDR3 SDRAM; PCIe (Gen 1, 2, and 3) interface up to x8; optional 12x user-configurable gigabit serial I/O; and optional LVDS connections to FPGA for custom I/O. Gigabit serial interface, with optional optical transceivers, makes 12 full duplex optical lanes available to MTP connector. Built-in IP functions cover data capture, synchronization, time-tagging, and formatting. Read More