Bus Interface Adapters & Expansion Boards

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

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

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, 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, 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

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, 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

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

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, 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

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electrical Equipment & Systems

USB Cables feature retractable Micro-B connector.

December 11, 2015

Featuring 2-in-1 design, USB 2.0 OTG (On-The-Go) Cables have USB-A male connector combined with retractable Micro-B male connector. When Micro-B connector is retracted, cables act as standard USB cables. When Micro-B connector is extended, cables act as OTG cables and connect to OTG-compliant Micro-B devices. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Adapter Cables feature USB Type-C(TM) connector.

December 8, 2015

Featuring USB Type-C&trade; connector, Adapter Cables are available to connect USB-C ports to USB 2.0 devices that have USB-A, USB-B, Mini-B, or Micro-B connectors. USB-C connectors can support USB 3.1 Gen 2 data transfer rates up to 10 Gbps, USB Power Delivery up to 100 W, and USB Alternate Mode to transmit DisplayPort, DVI, HDMI, or VGA signals alongside USB data and power signals. Connectors are reversible and backward compatible with previous USB generations. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Robotics

Desktop VMware-Ready Zero Clients are available with DVD drives.

September 29, 2015

By featuring USB 2.0 DVD Read/Write drives, Zero clients accommodate users who need DVD drives to read files for transfer from one location to another via DVD discs. This option is available in CD9924 and CD7924 models, which feature 6 USB ports and integrated smartcard readers, as well as CD9922 and CD7922 (without integrated smartcard readers). Desktop devices communicate with datacenter backend processing resources over Ethernet network connections and feature PCoIP protocol. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electrical Equipment & Systems

USB Wall Plug Adapters meet Level VI standards.

August 13, 2015

Featuring 2.56 x 1.42 x 0.89 in. footprint, 5 Watt Models SWI5-5-N-I38 and SWI5-5-E-I38 deliver 5 Vdc single regulated outputs with universal input voltage from 90~264 Vac. Both feature no load power consumption of <0.075 W and provide over voltage, over current, and short circuit protections. SWI5-5-N-I38 has input blades for North American and Japanese applications, while SWI5-5-E-I38 has European input blades. Applications include media players, e-readers, GPS, and other mobile devices. Read More

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

Ruggedized mPCIe CAN Bus Adapter IoT-enables embedded systems.

July 28, 2015

By providing dual channel CAN Bus 2.0A/B functionality, EMUC-B201 extends embedded systems and industrial PCs with capability for Internet of Things (IoT). Embedded peripheral module can interface 2 CAN Bus channels through mPCIe connector or direct pin header connection for USB 2.0 communication with main system. CAN 2.0B and CAN 2.0A are supported, and module lets embedded systems tap directly into vehicle or factory sensors and subsystems for real-time data access and control.<br /> Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Snap-In Panel Mount Cables accelerate secure installation.

July 22, 2015

Reducing installation time for system builders and system integrators, Snap-In Cables are designed so that they can snap into properly sized bulkhead opening without requiring any nuts, screws, or tools while producing secure fit and clean look. This panel mount cable line includes single and dual USB cables and Ethernet cables. 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