Bus Controllers

Controls & Controllers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Debugger offers advanced power visualization for ULP designs.

December 21, 2015

Power Debugger is used to debug and program Atmel | SMART ARM® Cortex®-M-based MCUs and Atmel AVR® MCUs that use JTAG, SWD, PDI, debugWIRE, aWire, TPI, or SPI target interfaces. In addition to standard low-level debug functionality, this development tool features 2 independent current-sensing channels for collecting real-time power measurements during application execution. Collected power measurements are streamed to Atmel Data Visualizer for real-time analysis and display. Read More

Controls & Controllers

PFC200 Fieldbus Gateway Hazardous Location Certified

November 24, 2015

WAGO's compact, performance class PLC the PFC200 750-82xx is now ANSI/ISA12.12.01 certified for operation in Class 1, Division 2 hazardous locations. Besides multiple network and fieldbus interfaces, the controller supports all digital, analog and specialty modules found within the 750/753 Series. The PFC200 features: A high speed processor: 600 MHz ARM Cortex A8 Multiple fieldbus... Read More

Controls & Controllers

Fanless CANbus Controller is based on Raspberry Pi 2 B board.

August 24, 2015

Powered by 900 MHz quad-core ARM Cortex-A7 BCM2836 processor with 1 GB SDRAM, 4.0 x 3.8 x 1.2 in. emPC-A/RPI embedded controller supports Janz Tec add-ons for implementation of additional features needed for industrial applications. Built-in interfaces include HDMI, 10/100 Mbit/s Ethernet, 4 USB 2.0, Micro SDcard socket, CAN, serial debug (9-pin D-SUB), RS232/485, RTC with battery backup, 4 digital outputs, and  4 digital inputs (isolated from logic). Read More

Controls & Controllers, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Field Bus Interconnect Products withstand harsh environments.

July 27, 2015

With Amphenol Pcd Field Bus Interconnect System, users can transform standard telecom and datacom mediums into military- and industrial-grade connectors. System features parts for RJ45, RJ11, and USB cable assemblies, along with network switches and memory flash drives. Also included are Atex Zone 2 Series, FireWire Series, and µCom-10Bb+ Series. Available in variety of formats, styles, and plating options, devices are engineered for tool-less assembly. Most connectors are IP67/IP68 certified. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Controls & Controllers

Unique Test Technologies at the Embedded World

January 29, 2015

GOEPEL electronics will showcase a wide range of test technologies for automotive test and JTAG/boundary scan at the embedded world in Nuremberg. Visitors can inform themselves at booth 4.533 about the largest test coverage through intelligent bus communication and Embedded System Access (ESA). GOEPEL electronic will introduce the extension of its multi bus controllers Serie 61 to the CAN-FD... 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

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Controls & Controllers, Green & Clean

Fieldbus Gateway enables device communications switching.

September 22, 2014

Used for PLC programming and process visualization, PFC200 acts as fieldbus gateway to switch field devices between MODBUS TCP/UD/RTU, CAN, PROFIBUS, Smart Grid, and Serial RS-232/RS-485. System uses 600 MHz ARM Cortex A8 processor that offers high-speed processing and support of 64 bit-variables. Other features include 256 MB memory; compatibility with NTP, SNMP, HTTPS, and FTPS protocols; and 2 switched Ethernet ports. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Software, Test & Measuring Instruments

Sierra Instruments Announces QuadraTherm® Thermal Mass Flow Meters Now Have Full Device Description Foundation Fieldbus

June 6, 2014

Monterey, CA – Sierra Instruments, a leading global mass flow meter manufacturer, announces its QuadraTherm® 640i and 780i are now available with full device description Foundation Fieldbus digital communication protocol, making them the ideal flow meters for industrial applications, including oil and gas. Foundation Fieldbus technology is a proven, systemic technology comprised of a... Read More

Controls & Controllers

Fieldbus Installations - Benefit from Superior Diagnostics and Increased Plant Uptime with the All New FieldBarrier Isolated Device Coupler from Pepperl+Fuchs

April 29, 2014

Fieldbus Installations - Benefit from Superior Diagnostics and Increased Plant Uptime with the All New FieldBarrier Isolated Device Coupler from Pepperl+Fuchs TWINSBURG, OH – The Pepperl+Fuchs fieldbarrier revolutionized the fieldbus industry - the all new FieldBarrier R4D0-FB-IA is a diagnostic-enabled isolated device coupler for FOUNDATION Fieldbus H1 and PROFIBUS PA instruments. The very... Read More

Controls & Controllers

PXIe Controller suits complex, secure applications.

March 12, 2014

Intended for complex or multi-chassis systems and secure environments, M9037A is based on Intel® i7-4700EQ extended life processor. Data bandwidth of 12 GBps max, from CPU to PXIe backplane switch, is achieved using PCIe with potential of up to 24 PCIe lanes. Along with front panel-removable, 240 GB SSD, features include front panel x8 PCIe high-bandwidth connection to such external PCIe devices as second PXIe chassis or RAID storage device. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Electrical Equipment & Systems

High-Current Bellnix Power Module Relies on Powervation's Digital Controller Technology for Precision Output Voltage Control

December 9, 2013

Low-Profile, 60 A PMBus™ Compliant Module Support Parallel Operation and Incorporates Powervation’s Auto-Control® for Higher Performance and Greater Ease of Use Cork, Ireland, and San Jose, CA – Powervation Ltd. (www.powervation.com), the leader in Intelligent Digital Power™ IC solutions, today announced that its PV3012 digital controller has... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Electronic Components & Devices

Agilent Technologies' Conformance Test System Enables Certification of First Chinese NFC Controller Chipset

November 14, 2013

Shanghai Fudan Microelectronics Develops Chipset; Shanghai Integrated Circuit Technology & Industry Promotion Center and TA Certification Lab Lead Test Project SANTA CLARA, Calif. – Agilent Technologies Inc. (NYSE: A) today announced that the Shanghai Fudan Microelectronics FM1930 chip, the first near field communication (NFC) controller chipset developed by a Chinese microelectronics... Read More

Controls & Controllers

Laser Controls offer Ethernet and Ethernet/IP(TM) options.

September 19, 2013

With Ethernet and Ethernet/IP™ field bus options, Series 30i/31i-L MODEL B CNCs enable fabricators to manage operations across equipment controlled by various systems. Users can integrate CNC system into company network for data collection or high-speed part program transfers. World-wide links can be set up via Internet, facilitating remote diagnosis, maintenance, and online training. Since Ethernet interface does not use public operating system, it is practically hacker-free and immune to viruses. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Electronic Components & Devices

USB 3.0 Host Controllers accelerate data synchronization.

March 1, 2013

Four-port VIA VL805 and two-port VIA VL806 allow PCIe-equipped platform to simultaneously interface with multiple SuperSpeed USB peripherals for transfer rates up to 5 Gbps while retaining full backwards compatibility with USB 2.0 and 1.1 devices. USB-IF certified, single-chip solutions support USB battery charging and charging downstream port, comply with Intel® eXtensible Host Controller Interface (xHCI) 1.0 specification, and offer native inbox driver support for Windows® 8. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Electronic Components & Devices

Host Controller IC facilitates USB 2.0 Hi-Speed integration.

November 27, 2012

Supporting USB 2.0 hi-speed (480 Mbps) as well as full-speed (12 Mbps) and low-speed (1.5 Mbps) implementations, FT313H adds high-speed connectivity capability into systems. Solution runs off 3.3 V supply, with I/O levels configurable from 1.8–3.3 V, and draws ~78 mA in full operation and under 200 µA while in suspend mode. Features include 24 KB RAM for data transfer and buffering execution, multiplexed interface, and capacity for direct memory access (DMA) operation. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Electronic Components & Devices

USB Controller ICs broaden implementation choices.

October 4, 2012

Operating at 12 Mbps and designed to USB 2.0 specification, FT12 series supports direct memory access (DMA) operation while providing system interfaces for 8-bit parallel bus and SPI Slave. ICs are configurable as standard device class, negating any need to add USB drivers. Composed of 3 members and inspired by industry standard D12, series offers features such as battery charging detection, various interface options, and optimized footprints to accommodate needs of designers. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Boundary-Scan Controller offers sustained clock speeds of 40 MHz.

August 24, 2012

Supporting PXIe/Compact PCI-express slot format, DataBlaster JT 37x7/PXIe satisfies requirements for high-speed In-System Programming of flash memories, serial memories, and CPLDs as well as complex digital circuit testing. Controller uses Enhanced Throughput Technology and features on-board flash image buffer memory. Supplied with complementary QuadPOD(TM) system, DataBlaster/PXIe offers 4 synchronized Test Access Ports able to support multi-TAP test targets or gang programming of 4 TAP targets. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Controls & Controllers

Fieldbus Linking Devices facilitate plantwide process control.

June 28, 2012

Expanding PlantPAx communication capabilities, Allen-Bradley 1788-EN2FFR and 1788-CN2FFR provide direct link from EtherNet/IP or ControlNet networks to FOUNDATION Fieldbus H1 device-level network. Both support up to 16 field devices on single H1 segment and feature multiple redundancy configurations, including redundant linking devices, H1 media, ControlNet media, and EtherNet/IP Device-Level Ring. Add-On-Profile offers detailed field device configuration and built-in diagnostics for troubleshooting. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Software, Test & Measuring Instruments

Beamex Introduces a New Measurement Industry Benchmark - An Advanced Field Calibrator and Communicator

May 30, 2012

The processing industry is going through significant changes and is affected by several industry trends. Mr. Raimo Ahola, CEO of Beamex Group says, "we have conducted extensive market- and customer-related studies worldwide during the past few years by interviewing thousands of instrumentation and calibration professionals, and based on those studies, and also on direct feedback we have received... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Controls & Controllers

Fieldbus Wiring Hubs allow live connection in hazardous areas.

March 16, 2012

Featuring screw-secured, pluggable connectors, F300 Series Megablock serves Zone 2 and Division 2 hazardous area applications where high-energy trunk can be powered by range of fieldbus power supplies. Live connection and disconnection of fieldbus spurs without gas clearance certificate is allowed with Ex ic and non-incendive field devices. Pluggable Trunk In/Out connector allows replacement of Megablock without breaking trunk connection to other devices on fieldbus segment. Read More