I & O Interface Cards & Adapters

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

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, 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.
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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