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Electrical Equipment & Systems, Safety & Security Equipment

Bluetooth Headset meets industrial worksite demands.

August 23, 2016

Protecting user with audio attenuation of 24 dB while supplying clear communication channel, Tufftalk headset promotes worker productivity and safety. This earmuff Bluetooth® (v4.1) integrated communication and intercom headset has 1.4 km working Bluetooth range and offers up to 15 hr of uninterrupted intercom communication between up to 4 headsets on AAA batteries. Other features include ambient mode, HD quality speakers, Advanced Noise-Control™ technology, and hands-free VOX technology. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Ceiling Mount DAS Antenna supports public safety networks.

August 22, 2016

Providing coverage from 380–6,000 MHz, Model HG35805CUPR-NF is suitable for standard and public safety Distributed Antenna Systems used to disseminate cellular/LTE and Wi-Fi signals throughout area or building. IP67-rated antenna supports UHF, 600 MHz, 1390-1432 MHz, AWS-3 bands, and TETRA-compliant 2-way radios. Omni-directional unit has low PIM rating of less than -150 dBc. With multi-band design, one antenna can be used for array of in-building, wide-coverage wireless applications. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Safety & Security Equipment

Erie County Chooses EFJohnson to Provide ATLAS® P25 Phase 2 Public Safety Communication System

August 19, 2016

IRVING, Texas - EF Johnson Technologies, Inc. (EFJohnson), the mission-critical P25 communications specialist for JVCKENWOOD Corporation, has signed a $16.1 million contract with Erie County, Pennsylvania to deliver a secure P25 Phase 2 communication system, new radio fleet, dispatch consoles, and long-term support services to upgrade and manage its radio network. "I'm very proud of the... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

ArmorBlock IO-Link Master stores up to 40 timestamps of sensor events on each channel.

August 19, 2016

Offering operators detailed sensor diagnostics for preventive maintenance, IP67-rated IO-Link master boasts of event and process timestamping capabilities, which along with IO-Link-enabled sensors minimizes issue-resolution time by smart targeting of specific problem areas such as monitoring temperature, in place of a complete overhaul. Customized for harsh conditions, the device includes connectivity for up to eight IO-Link sensors.
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Communication Systems & Equipment, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Fujitsu to Provide GlobeRanger Manufacturing IoT Solution to Baker Hill Industries

August 18, 2016

SUNNYVALE, Calif. - News facts: Baker Hill deploys GlobeRanger™ IoT platform, providing real time information to improve business decision making Precision component manufacturer gains supply chain transparency throughout production process IoT insights can be shared with customers and suppliers to more effectively manage inventory and plan future orders Fujitsu today announced that... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Auto-Test Capability Expanded for KENWOOD Viking Radios

August 18, 2016

ORLANDO, Florida — Cobham and EF Johnson Technologies, Inc. announced today automated test and alignment capabilities for KENWOOD Viking® portable and mobile radios. This new capability is available on the Cobham 3920B and the 8800 Series Radio Test Sets. The automated test and alignment procedure provides fully automated test and alignment of KENWOOD Viking radios without the need for... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electrical Equipment & Systems

UAV Antennas offer direct-mount capability.

August 16, 2016

Available in 5 models to cover RF spectrum from 5–1,000 MHz, MtRF-6000 Series is provided already bonded to circular 1/8 in. thick Vinylester FRP mount, complete with 6 mounting holes, simplifying installation on ground or air platforms. Configuration allows antennas to be flush mounted with no additional hardware, producing almost zero aerodynamic drag. Antennas are annular-slot designs and are vertically polarized with omnidirectional azimuth pattern. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Machinery & Machining Tools

Mini-Server/Router targets rugged mobile market.

August 15, 2016

Powered by Intel® Quad-core CPU, TRAX-10 has 5 Ethernet ports, CAN bus, and multiple wireless modes. Unit features open architecture that is Windows® and Linux ready. Versatility and processing power make device suited for deployment on vehicles and equipment that run multiple on-board applications in stressful environments. Operating in temperatures from -40 to 85°, TRAX-10 is optimized for mining, construction, oil and gas, military, and harsh industrial markets. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Robotics

Flash Storage Array (4U) leverages up to 32 MX6300 NVMe SSDs.

August 12, 2016

Featuring fully redundant, hot serviceable configuration with 4 independent, 1U servers attached to PCIe® expansion chassis, FSAe-4 accommodates 32 Mangstor MX6300 NVMe SSDs for up to 172 TB of shared Flash storage. Expansion system can support Ethernet (RoCE) or Infiniband fabrics and network speeds up to 100 Gbps. Total I/O bandwidth of 40+ GBps for all mixes of reads and writes meets needs of high-speed data recording and processing for diverse HPC applications. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Material Handling & Storage, Mechanical Components & Assemblies

PCIe Expansion System is suited for HPC applications.

August 11, 2016

Offering PCIe Gen 3 connectivity, Magma StorageBox 100 (SB100) provides up to 25.6 TB of NVMe SSD direct attached storage via eight 2.5 in. drives to any standard server. This 1U JBOF, which attaches via host-attached PCIe x16 Gen 3 card, operates at 128 Gbps and provides drive performance and latency figures suited for VDI, HPC, and hyper scale applications. Enabling high performance computing nodes, product is suited for use in multiple industries.
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Electrical Equipment & Systems, Test & Measuring Instruments

Weather Station Component supports integrated CO2 sensor.

August 10, 2016

For automated reporting via computer or industrial automation system, Weather MicroServer offers various Internet and industrial protocols and supports integrated ambient Carbon Dioxide (CO2) sensor. Latter uses IR light source to measure CO2 at ppm level, is configured for analog output, and is installed in self-aspirating radiation shield for protection against effects of solar radiation. Sensor and Weather MicroServer can be used with any CWS weather station.
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Communication Systems & Equipment, Electrical Equipment & Systems

General Dynamics to Deliver Advanced HF Communications Capability for U.S. Navy Digital Modular Radio

August 8, 2016

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. - The U.S. Navy awarded a contract modification to General Dynamics Mission Systems to improve high-frequency (HF) communications for the Navy's four-channel, AN/USC-61(C) Digital Modular Radios (DMR). The 3G High-frequency 3rd Generation Automatic Link Establishment (ALE) increases transmission rates from radio to radio by 24 percent and reduces static and other noises... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Embedded Antennas optimize WiFi, GPS, and cellular performance.

August 8, 2016

Maximizing range and throughput in both line of sight and non-line of sight test conditions, SuperShape® Antennas are available for indoor and outdoor Wi-Fi, connected home, mobile computing, telematics, and IoT applications. SuperShape® technology optimizes gain, efficiency, isolation, and coverage versus conventional embedded antenna designs. Using proprietary dielectric resonator design approach, shape and size of antennas can be tailored to meet custom demands. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Radio Direction Finders utilize dual 6-element Doppler arrays.

August 2, 2016

Covering 30–1,000 MHz range, MtRF-4100 Series supports both analog audio and digital I&Q outputs. Complete stand-alone DF receiver/processor is suited for remote SIGINT and spectrum monitoring applications. Receivers use 16-bit 130 MHz A/D converter and Altera Cyclone III FPGA to achieve both high sensitivity and dynamic range. Offered in 8.75 x 6.50 x 2.02 in. module or 1U 19 in. rack version, series supports communication via RS-232 serial, USB, and Ethernet ports. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

BMS Interface increases network bandwidth.

August 2, 2016

Using BACnet/IP protocol, VLT® BACnet/IP MCA 125 connects VLT® HVAC Drive FC 102 to building management systems (BMSs). This reduces network components and increases network bandwidth to BMS controller. Along with plug-and-play functionality, features include B-AAC (BACnet Advanced Application Controller) profile compliance, subscribe COV, automated alarm and event management, and trend object functionality. Embedded 2-port managed ethernet switch allows use of line, star, or ring topology. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Managed Ethernet Switches offer 40 Gb backplane speed.

July 29, 2016

Supporting 12~48 Vdc power input, 20-port LNX-2012GN-SFP Series is designed with eight 10/100/1000Tx Fast Ethernet RJ45 ports and twelve 100/1000 dual rate SFP slots for fiber. High-density managed switches provide ring network redundancy function with STP/RSTP/MSTP and Super Ring redundancy protocol which supports <30 ms network recovery time. Operating from -10 to 70°C or -40 to 75°C, fanless DIN-rail and wall mountable switches fulfill applications in harsh or outdoor environments. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electrical Equipment & Systems

USB Type-C Connectors support high-speed data delivery.

July 27, 2016

Designed for mobile and smart devices, USB Type-C Connectors deliver speeds up to 10 Gbps for data transfer, audio and video connectivity, supporting HDMI, DisplayPort, and VGA. Units also support USB Power Delivery standards of charging capability, with rapid charging up to 100 W. Range includes both horizontal and vertical USB type C receptacles. Available in hybrid of thru hole and SMT, horizontal receptacles allow optimized co-planarity and inspection after processing. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

RF Tuner XMC Module enhances SATCOM, communications applications.

July 27, 2016

Designed for direct connection, Onyx® Model 71791 consists of L-Band RF tuner with two 500 MHz A/Ds based on high-density Xilinx Virtex-7 FPGA. Front panel SSMC connector accepts signals from 925–2175 MHz, and RF tuner with programmable LNA converts L-Band signals to IF or baseband using broadband I/Q analog downconverter followed by 123 MHz low pass anti-aliasing filters. Able to capture full 123 MHz bandwidth, XMC FPGA module comes with 4 GB of 1,600 MHz DDR3 memory and Gen 3 PCIe interface. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

SDR Receivers support analog audio and digital I&Q outputs.

July 26, 2016

Offered in 8.75 x 6.50 x 2.02 in. module or 1U, 19 in. rack version, MtRF-2100 Series includes 6 models that cover 100 kHz to 550 MHz range. These complete, stand-alone, black box receivers, which use 16-bit, 130 MHz ADC and Altera Cyclone III FPGA to achieve optimal sensitivity and dynamic range, do not require supporting PC. Supporting communication via RS-232 serial, USB, and Ethernet ports, SDRs suit leave-behind SIGINT and spectrum monitoring applications.
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Electrical Equipment & Systems, Test & Measuring Instruments

2.4 GHz-band Wireless Communication Module Certified ISA100 Wireless Compliant Murata's Solution Enables Implementation of High Reliability Industry Automation Designs

July 25, 2016

Murata’s solution enables implementation of high reliability industry automation designs Smyrna, GA – Murata Americas today announced that its 2.4 GHz-band wireless communication module, LBBA0ZZ1EU, has been certified as ISA100 Wireless™ compliant.  The International Society of Automation (ISA) Standards Committee developed the ISA100 Wireless™ standard to reflect industrial market... Read More