I & O Interface Cards & Adapters

Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Remote Access Reader offers accelerated polling speed.

January 22, 2015

RS485 Remote Readers with Turbo485 polling speed let facilities with RS485 field wiring architecture install access control solutions without replacing existing infrastructure. Readers can be connected at door locations to Dual Serial Interface and eliminate need to run additional cable from field access devices to centralized controller. Products are selectable for 1 or 2 readers and can connect 1 door with 1 reader, 1 door with 2 in/out readers, or 2 doors each with single readers. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Electronic Components & Devices, Green & Clean

Thermocouple Interface IC fosters production of greener cars.

January 13, 2015

Addressing requirements for next generation powertrains, MLX90327 enables monitoring of operating temperatures from -40 to +155°C without any compromise to accuracy. Digital SENT interface is included for advanced powertrain electronic control units (ECUs), and PWM output is available for general-purpose automotive and non-automotive applications. This IC makes it possible to condition and monitor both Pt-sensors and thermocouples, with latter allowing measurements up to 1,300°C. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Interface Board provides controls with PROFINET-IO option.

January 12, 2015

Certified by PROFIBUS user organization, PROFINET-IO interface board (ID 825866-02) provides those interested in conversationally friendly TNC controls more options. Board provides device files in GSDML format and can be connected as consumers within PROFINET-IO’s provider-consumer (master-slave) concept. Product is not suitable for isochronous real-time applications (Conformance Class C), and IOconfig v3.0 or higher PC software is required to configure bus systems that can be connected to TNC. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Controls & Controllers, Electronic Components & Devices

Cloud-Ready Wi-Fi/Bluetooth SoC addresses IoT application needs.

January 12, 2015

Along adaptive co-existence engine, fully integrated WILC3000 wireless link controller combines Wi-Fi 802.11n and Bluetooth Smart-ready technologies in 4.1 x 4.1 mm WLCSP. Solution offers multiple peripheral interfaces – UART, SPI, I2C, and SDIO – and cloud-ready connectivity software. Also available, WINC3400 network controller features embedded flash memory that lets device host network services stack, Wi-Fi stack, and Bluetooth Smart profiles for accelerated design development. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Controls & Controllers

USB 3.0 Hub Controller comes in 6 x 6 mm BGA package.

December 29, 2014

Intended for mobile and consumer devices, EZ-USB® HX3™ offers full configurability via I²C EEPROM, I²C Slave, and GPIO options. Ghost Charging allows device charging without host, and Accessory Charger Adaptor Dock enables upstream charging for portable devices with USB OTG host. Other features include Shared Link, which enables up to 8 downstream ports; support for USB-IF Battery Charging v1.2 specification and charging of Apple devices; as well as configurable USB 2.0 and SuperSpeed PHYs. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Wireless Interface Module connects up to 150 sensors.

December 24, 2014

With Wireless Interface Module, any PC with Bluetooth® connection can communicate with Orbit® sensor network. Unit can take up to 25 static readings/sec for up to 8 modules, and optimizes readings using read burst command. Offering minimum communication range of 10 m with Class 1 Bluetooth device, module requires Power Supply Input Module to receive 5 Vdc for operation. Applications are found in electronics, aerospace, and automotive industries. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Extenders for 4K Ultra HD deliver signals up to 150 m.

December 15, 2014

Supporting various methods of control, 4K Ultra HD ELR-POL Extender w/RS-232, Ethernet, and IR (EXT-UHD-CAT5-ELRPOL) and Gefen ToolBox 4K Ultra HD ELR-POL Extender w/RS-232 and IR (GTB-UHD2IRS-ELRPOL-BLK) use HDBaseT™ and support POL (Power over Line) technology. RS-232 and bi-directional IR are transmitted along same cable. HDMI is delivered at 1080p full HD up to 150 m over one CAT-5 cable, and 4K UHD content can be sent up to 70 m via CAT-5 cable (up to 100 m over CAT-6 cable). Read More

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

GNSS Receiver Module offers continuous positioning.

December 15, 2014

Based on Venus 8 multi-GNSS platform, S2525DR8 GNSS Dead-Reckoning Module offers accuracy for both indoor and outdoor positioning. Module uses automotive-grade XV-8100CB analog output gyroscope and 16-bit differential ADC. A 3D option adds barometric pressure sensor on-board, while vehicle dynamics monitoring option adds accelerometer. Measuring 25 x 25 mm, module contains level shifter, capable of direct interface to vehicle odometer and forward/reverse signals ranging from 3V–30 V. Read More