Other Controls & Controllers

Controls & Controllers, Electrical Equipment & Systems

ANSI x3.28 to Modbus RTU Converter has three operating modes.

August 3, 2015

Used for controlling RS-232 and RS-485 Modbus RTU devices, Model 2399 simplifies replacement of obsolete ANSI controllers with Modbus RTU-compatible controllers. Firmware handles Watlow XonXoff and ANSI X3.28 protocol, and end-user configures unit with ANSI commands used in system and equivalent registers in Modbus controller. Inserted in serial path between system computer and replacement Modbus controller, multimodal system runs without any changes to system software. Read More

Controls & Controllers, HVAC

Remote Site Controller monitors and controls HVAC systems.

July 31, 2015

Deploying sophisticated algorithms, RSC 1000™ provides HVAC control and alarm monitoring for remote shelters and small buildings with 2 HVAC systems. Configuring controller with new installations, troubleshooting problems, and scheduling maintenance are all managed via graphical color touchscreen. Using Ethernet for remote communications, controller has built-in Web Server and will generate alarm conditions using SNMP Traps/Informs and email to notify personnel of problems at site. Read More

Controls & Controllers

Digital Input Controller features LAN interface firmware.

July 29, 2015

Equipped with TCP/IP interface that enables control over single board or group of boards at once, Model IA-2661-E provides 96 channels capable of handling 3.3 V LVTTL signals, 5 V TTL signals, and up to 32 Vdc signals, with Positive or Negative Logic. Board is assigned with IP address and can be controlled and monitored via included software utility or open source code software examples. Self-contained solution includes pluggable screw terminal blocks, Ethernet port, and local MCU. Read More

Controls & Controllers

Harsh Environment-Duty Controllers deliver IoT connectivity.

July 22, 2015

Based on P-Series PLC on a Chip™ technology and supplied with sealed NEMA 4 enclosure, HEC-P5XXX series provides flexibility for controlling mobile equipment, communicating with serial bus protocols, logging system data, or adding IoT capability to existing systems. I/O includes digital inputs, high-speed counter inputs, quadrature encoder interface, 2 A-rated digital outputs (12 PWM-capable), and 2 user-configurable analog inputs. CAN, serial, Ethernet, and Wi-Fi® ports are also included. Read More

Controls & Controllers

WLAN Controller provides enterprise-grade access control.

July 21, 2015

Able to manage up to 10 access points, Model WHG201 is suited for distributed site deployments and SMBs that require same degree of wireless security and performance as large enterprises. System offers automatic discovery and provisioning of APs as well as ability to automatically generate optimized settings and user access policies. Administrator can separately configure Ethernet port in single-WAN or dual-WAN operation, catering to scenarios that need WAN port failover and load balancing. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Controls & Controllers

Ergonomic Pushbutton Pendants are designed for flexibility.

July 21, 2015

Targeting crane and hoist applications, SBN Pendant Pushbutton Stations serve as direct functional replacement for SBP Pendant Pushbutton Station and provide additional flexibility. Most models weigh <2 lb, and ergonomic design fits in operator's palm. Switch replacement is accelerated by removing back of enclosure. Sizes and configurations are available to meet application requirements, and various options and accessories ensure optimal performance. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Safety & Security Equipment, Fasteners & Hardware

Trapped Key Interlocks ensure energy isolation in LOTO.

July 14, 2015

To optimize lockout tagout procedures, KIRK® Trapped Key Interlocks ensure energy isolation procedures cannot be circumvented. Key is removed from trapped key interlock and is with person leading lockout tagout procedure. Equipment cannot be re-energized until uniquely coded KIRK® key has been re-entered into sequence after all workers are clear from completed task and out of harm’s way. To allow hazardous energy to dissipate prior to allowing access, time delay unit can be added into process. Read More

Controls & Controllers

Flexible Communications Controller enables IoT connectivity.

July 14, 2015

Based on P-Series PLC on a Chip™ technology, multi-port VersaGateway can translate between various protocols and enables Cloud Communications with VersaCloud M2M platform. Unit supports programming via EZ Ladder® Toolkit in Ladder Diagram, Function Block, and Structured Text. Functionality provides flexibility when translating between different serial bus protocols, logging system data to full size SD card, or adding IoT capability to existing systems. Read More

Display & Presentation Equipment, Controls & Controllers, Material Handling & Storage

Video Management Servers store databases up to 256 TB.

July 9, 2015

With integrated RAID system, G-Scope/8000-IP16SAS can accommodate up to 16 hard drives. Integrated RAID controller can not only control internal RAID systems, it can also manage up to 15 G-Scope/8000-JB16 type external JBODs, each with up to 16 hard drives. Images are available again after restart in about 1 minute, even at maximum database size of 256 TB. For optimum reliability and availability, G-Scope/8000 Series includes redundant components. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Electronic Components & Devices

AC/DC Converter Control IC is designed for SiC drives.

July 7, 2015

Fostering implementation of SiC-MOSFETs in AC/DC converters, BD7682FJ-LB promotes energy and space conservation as well as efficiency and performance. Multiple protection circuits enable support for voltages up to 690 Vac, and components used for heat dissipation are not required (50 W Class power supplies). Product integrates gate drive circuit optimized for SiC MOSFET drive, and design ensures support for higher switching frequencies (i.e., 120 kHz). Read More

Controls & Controllers

Multi-Hot Runner Control Unit features touchscreen, USB interface.

July 1, 2015

Microprocessor control unit, Z1242/..., provides 4 in. color touchscreen and USB interface. With user guidance and inscriptions provided in menus, display accelerates and facilitates hot runner system setup in manageable format. Parameters for all different zones are set out clearly through overview page, and system allows grouping together of control points and specification of setpoint values. Integral timer permits automatic activation of connected control units at desired time. Read More

Display & Presentation Equipment, Controls & Controllers

Multi-Stream Transport Hubs drive up to 4 monitors.

June 23, 2015

With Multi-Stream Transport technology, MST Hubs enable users to stream independent video content to multiple displays from computer with single video output. Units offer connections with Mini DisplayPort or DisplayPort and 2 or 4 outputs. Supporting resolutions up to Ultra HD 4K (3,840 x 2,160 at 30 Hz), hubs are suited for design, gaming, and medical imaging industries.  Read More

Controls & Controllers, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Green & Clean

Microgrid Control System uses layered cybersecurity hierarchy.

June 23, 2015

Allowing seamless integration of distributed energy resources, Microgrid Control System maintains uninterrupted power to critical loads. Microgrid controller is able to respond to external data, such as real-time pricing signals and fast-changing system dynamics. Priorities can be assigned to various user-defined scenarios, like economic dispatch, carbon footprint minimization, renewable integration, and system resiliency. Hardened security approach ensures that all data remains secure. Read More

Controls & Controllers

Traffic Routing Appliance optimizes network performance.

June 19, 2015

Managed Internet Route Optimizer™ (MIRO) Controller continuously monitors multi-homed/-carrier networks for latency, packet loss, route stability, and congestion and dynamically routes traffic over fastest path. Supporting IPv4 and IPv6, on-premise appliance lets organizations customize settings to deliver best performance, cost-efficiency, or combination of both via automated, rules-based routing. Solution also optimizes insight through reports and dashboards. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Controls & Controllers

High Power LED Driver supplies constant drive current up to 75 A.

June 5, 2015

Intended for OEM applications, Model 5000A-100 provides constant current in continuous, pulsed, or PWM modes. Drive current in continuous mode is selectable from 7.5–75 A at 0.6–5.5 Vdc. Current output is adjustable locally or remotely from 100%–10% using analog adjustment and down to 1% with PWM. Analog and digital remote controls are built-in, RJ-45 Ethernet port allows network integration, and GUI enables field-programmability. I/O connectors for thermistor and photosensor are available. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Controls & Controllers

Low Power Usage Controllers support 1.2-10.1 in. touchscreens.

June 5, 2015

Housed in ultra-tiny 2.5 x 2.6 mm WLCSP, maXTouch U Series enables designers to build thin and flexible touchscreen designs using single layer, on-cell, and hybrid on-cell touchscreens with intelligent wake-up gestures and buttons. Devices support differentiated features for variety of applications including 1.0 mm passive stylus, water rejection with stylus operation, multi-finger glove touch, up to 20 mm hover, and ultra-low power modes down to 10 µW in deep sleep for wearable applications. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Material Handling & Storage

Tanker Control Cabinet conserves time by consolidating equipment.

June 5, 2015

Fostering efficient installation for tankers with up to 5 compartments, Dataplus II M353 Series integrated Electronic Pump Metering System (EPMS) consolidates multiple pieces of equipment otherwise mounted around road tanker into one cabinet. All buttons are positioned within cabinet to facilitate use, and curved cabinet design negates damage from pipes accidentally drawn over front. If accidentally left open, door will close once vehicle starts moving and stay closed due to locking mechanism. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Keypad Control provides wireless communication.

June 3, 2015

Available with 2-way infiniNET EX wireless communication, HTT-B10EX Keypad can control AV, lighting, shades, and climate and is suitable for bedside tables, conference rooms, or anywhere wireless controller is needed. Array of 10 backlit pushbuttons with individual feedback LEDs affords tactile control of any custom function. Fully programmable, controller is designed to operate as part of complete Crestron system. Read More

Controls & Controllers

Programmable Safety Controller helps simplify designs.

May 28, 2015

Controlling safety functions for diverse industrial applications, 45 mm wide samos® PRO COMPACT features 16 safe inputs, 4 safe outputs, and 4 configurable safe inputs/outputs. Modular expandability supports up to 168 safe I/O. Complemented by samos PLAN5+ tool for facilitated and flexible programming, controller uses SD program memory card format and has integrated USB and Ethernet interfaces. Switching capacity is 4 A at each system output, and operating range is -25 to +65°C. Read More

Controls & Controllers

Power Controller/PHY IP Solution reduces mobile SoC energy draw.

May 27, 2015

Reducing active and standby power consumption for mobile SoCs, Synopsys DesignWare® IP for PCIe® 3.1 specification helps designers extend mobile device battery life. L1 sub-states and power gating techniques, including utilization of power switches, power islands, or retention cells, reduce standby power to <10 µW/lane. Supply under drive, transmitter design, and equalization bypass schemes reduce active power to <5 mW/Gb/lane while meeting PCIe 3.1 electrical specification. Read More