I & O Interface Cards & Adapters

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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, Test & Measuring Instruments

COM Express Module utilizes 6th Gen Intel Core i7 CPUs.

April 13, 2016

Measuring 84 x 55 mm, NanoCOM-SKU COM Express Type 10 Module is equipped with Intel® Core™ i7-6600U CPU, along with maximum of 4 GB onboard DDR4 memory while drawing 18 W of power in full loading. Module eliminates bottlenecks found in Atom™ or other equivalent SoC-powered modules when applied on performance-demanding applications, such as graphics-intensive medical equipment or digital signage, and high-loading robotics and automation controllers. 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

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Test & Measuring Instruments

Data Acquisition PCIe Card offers fast SS-OCT options.

April 11, 2016

Available on 12-bit U5303A High-Speed Digitizer, swept source optical coherence tomography (SS-OCT) application options run at 1 GS/s (-SS2) and 500 MS/s (-SS1), enabling OEMs to obtain fast image acquisition up to 200 kHz A-scan rate, continuously. Options support up and down sweep and up-sweep only. They allow for non-invasive, high-speed medical imaging in ophthalmology, dermatology, gastrointestinal endoscopy, intravascular imaging, oncology, and angiography. Read More

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

KVM Extenders/Matrix Switches offer uncompressed signal path.

April 11, 2016

Providing 100% uncompressed signal path, TLX CATx series includes video and KVM extenders as well as matrix switches from 12–640 ports. High-bandwidth (10 Gbps) hybrid signal transmission architecture, supportting CATx copper network cabling and fiber, enables pixel-for-pixel transmission of 4K DCI/UHD resolution video – up to 4,096 x 2,160 with 60 Hz frame rate and 4:4:4 color depth – without any visual artifacts, jitter, or lost frames and with instantaneous computer peripheral responsiveness. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electrical Equipment & Systems

PMBus-Compliant DC/DC Converter offers 300 W in 1/8 brick design.

April 5, 2016

With 1/8th brick form factor and footprint conforming to Advanced Bus Converter (ABC) Digital standard, DBE series operates from 36–75 V input range and includes 3 single-output models that provide nominal 3.3, 5, and 12 V outputs. Each 300 W, fully regulated, digitally controlled DC/DC converter, suited for distributed power and intermediate bus applications, employs 32-bit ARM processor and offers PMBus-compliant digital system interface. Typ efficiency is 94.5% (12 Vout model). Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electrical Equipment & Systems

External USB Power Adapters meet efficiency, safety regulations.

March 30, 2016

While average respective loading efficiency ratings are >76% and >79%, DA5 and DA10 series both feature USB output connections and meet requirements of European Code of Conduct (CoC) v5 Tier 2 as well as United States Department of Energy Level VI. DA10 series is also approved to 60950-1 and 62368-1 safety standards. Operating down to -10°C, wall-mount products offer standby power of <75 mW and have integrated primary side regulation chip topology. AC plug options allow worldwide use.<br /> Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electrical Equipment & Systems

USB Adapter Cables foster Type-C/legacy compatibility.

March 24, 2016

Type-C USB 2.0 and USB 3.0 adapter cables connect older peripheral devices to newer computer or Type-C-enabled peripherals to older computers. Each plug-and-play cable features twisted pair data lines that help reduce crosstalk and maximize flexibility. While USB 2.0 variants include Type-C to A, B, Micro-B, Mini-B 5 position, or C, USB 3.0 cables come in Type-C to A, B, and Micro-B versions. Each series has 30 µ gold-plated connectors, double-shielded cable, and fully molded connectors. Read More

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

Receiver/Interface works with Honeywell control panels.

March 23, 2016

With EN7290 EchoStream® wireless receiver/interface, users can add Inovonics commercial wireless endpoints and panic buttons to Honeywell VISTA-128 and VISTA-250 series control panels. System supports up to 127 registered devices with VISTA-128 panel and 249 registered devices with VISTA-250 panel. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Test & Measuring Instruments

Bladecenter I/O Expansion Board enhances processing options.

March 21, 2016

Offered as quad 10G Ethernet (CFFh) IO expansion card, PARPRO INB-400 features 2 Intel® 82599 Dual 10Gbe controllers connected to HS22 or HS23 BladeCenter® host via x8 Gen2 PCIe interface. XAUI outputs from Intel 82599s are connected to midplane connectors per BladeCenter IO expansion card specification. Functionality provides bandwidth-intensive, content-rich applications with additional I/O functions or processing expansion options for network enterprise and data center organizations.<br /> Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electrical Equipment & Systems

USB 2.0 Micro-/Mini-B Cable Assemblies feature LSZH construction.

February 29, 2016

Available in 5 lengths from 0.3&ndash;3 m, USB 2.0 Micro-B and Mini-B 5 position LSZH cable assemblies accommodate needs of installations that prohibit use of PVC and utilize Micro-B and Mini-B 5 position USB connectors. Each product feature double-shielded 28/28 AWG LSZH cabling, 30 micron gold plated connectors that withstand repeated mating cycles, and LSZH jackets and over molds. Areas of use include those intolerant to toxic smoke from standard cables and where air quality is of concern. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electrical Equipment & Systems

USB-C Adapter supports HDMI connections.

February 4, 2016

Available in black and white versions, USB-C to HDMI Adapter enables users to connect USB-C equipped laptops to HDMI monitor, projector, or TV. Unit is compatible with Thunderbolt&trade; 3 and USB-C devices that pass DisplayPort video signal. Adapter is especially useful for IT departments and professionals that need to quickly re-configure their current workstations to accommodate new USB-C laptop or Ultrabook&trade;. Read More

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

Shielded RJ45 Adapter Board suits high-test volume situations.

January 6, 2016

Supplied as one set of 2 boards with expander cable, each CB18C is hipot rated to 500 Vdc/350 Vac and accepts 8 shielded RJ45 connectors via quick-change, press-fit connectors. Top deck provides mechanical support and electrical connection to shields. Able to be used to test shielded or unshielded cables, board may also be paired with other CableEye® adapter boards to accommodate any combination of connectors. Solution includes kit of 16 spare industry-standard RJ45 sockets. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electrical Equipment & Systems

USB-C Laptop Adapter supports four DC output voltages.

December 30, 2015

Providing 4 different voltage/current output levels of 20 V/2.25 A, 15 V/3 A, 12 V/3 A, and 5 V/3 A, PowerGear USB-C 45 offers one power charger for Type C MacBook and models from other companies with USB-C reversible-plug connector. Adapter features built-in 4.9 ft cable that attaches flush with body, and InnerShield&trade; Protection Technology which protects devices from over-current, over-voltage, over-temperature, over-power, and short-circuiting. Read More

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

Open Core Interface creates individual functions without PLC.

December 23, 2015

Part of Open Core Engineering framework for PLC automation, Open Core Interface allows for high-level language programming with access to core of control system, enabling machine builders to create their own individual functions without additional hardware. Standard Rexroth control platforms support direct implementation of individual high-level language programs into control system. Manufacturers can create control algorithms for complex functions and kinematics quickly and independently. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electrical Equipment & Systems

USB-C Cable offers quick access to hard drives and data.

December 23, 2015

With USB-C Adapter Cable, USB-C port on computer or laptop can be used to access data on 2.5 in. hard drive or SSD without any additional software. Users can manage hard drives and efficiently migrate, retrieve, and clone data. Cable offers data transfer speeds of 10 Gbps with USB 3.1 Gen 2, and supports SATA I, II, and III up to 6 Gbps. Read More