Communication Systems & Equipment, Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Wideband RF Transceiver simplifies wireless system design.

May 25, 2016

Able to replace or eliminate as many as 20 discrete radio components, AD9371 can be used as common design platform across multiple applications and standards. This integrated, carrier-grade SoC radio solution achieves RF tuning range of 300 MHz to 6 GHz, 100 MHz signal bandwidth, and power consumption of <5 W under standard operating conditions. Features include 12 x 12 mm, 196-Ball CSP_BGA package, fully integrated LO and clocking functions, and on-chip calibration and correction algorithms.<br /> Read More

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

Compact Surface Mount Circulator offers low insertion loss.

May 25, 2016

TRAK X-Band SMT Circulator, designed to replace drop-in and microstrip style circulators, provides 10% bandwidth at X-Band, 20 dB min isolation, and 0.45 dB max insertion loss. Offering up to 20 wcw of power handling in 0.25 x 0.25 x 0.066 in. package, product operates from -40 to +85°C and installs onto CCA/PWB exactly same as other SMT components. Functionality and capabilities are optimized for phased array radar antennas as well as EW and communications systems applications. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Wireless Companion Speakers feature battery-powered design.

May 23, 2016

Operating 6&ndash;8 hr on single charge, Liberty AIR and MegaVox AIR can be placed 150+ ft from transmitter. AIR wireless technology offers 100 user-selectable channels operating within 900 MHz frequency, which limits interference from competing signals. Speakers can also operate in wired mode, which only requires flipping switch and plugging in cable. AIR companion transmitter also connects with Assistive Listening Devices, which operate on 902&ndash;928 MHz, resulting in ADA-compliant sound system. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Multi-Constellation GNSS RTK Receiver offers in-field versatility.

May 23, 2016

Able to function as rover or base station to meet professional surveyors&#39; needs, 544-channel Altus APS3G is built on AsteRx4 engine and tracks all-in-view GPS, GLONASS, Beidou, IRNSS, SBAS, Galileo and QZSS, including E6/L6, and all other signals available in medium term. AIM technology, with 3 notch filters for in-band jamming and chirp jammer resistance, promotes accuracy and resilience in all conditions, and 2 hot-swappable batteries provide up to 14 hr of operation without recharging. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Test & Measuring Instruments

Software Radio Modules leverage TI ADC32RF45 ADC.

May 20, 2016

Featuring Texas Instruments (TI) ADC32RF45 dual 14-bit, 3 GSPS ADC converter, FlexorSet® 5973-320 for 3U VPX and FlexorSet 7070-320 for PCIe consist of Flexor Model 3320 configurable 2-channel A/D and 2-channel D/A FMC installed on either of 2 carriers. FPGA IP, contained on carriers for A/D acquisition and D/A waveform generation, is optimized to match features of FMC, while software development tools accelerate application development and market introduction. Read More

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

Wireless Network Module offers Serial and Ethernet modes.

May 17, 2016

Employing Spread Spectrum Frequency Hopping technology, bi-directional WNM Wireless Network Module provides wireless communications link between field sites that are rugged or impassable terrain, with single unit transmitting for up to 30 miles and ability to act as repeater for virtually unlimited transmission range. Operating at standard frequencies of 902&ndash;928 MHz or 2.4&ndash;2.4835 GHz, module utilizes 128-bit AES encryption, 32-bit CRC error detection, and ARQ for secure communications. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Controls & Controllers, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Robotics

Compact Embedded PC is used for Ethernet communication.

May 16, 2016

As PC-based controller in compact, Bus Coupler format for TwinCAT 3 automation software, CX8190 employs 32-bit, 600 MHz ARM Cortex&trade;-A9 processor; hosts 512 MB RAM; and runs Windows® Embedded Compact 7 OS. Ethernet port and 2-port switch allow for real-time Ethernet or EtherCAT Automation Protocol (EAP), and programming is supported with TwinCAT 3 via fieldbus or Ethernet interface. Operating range is -25 to +60°C, and 1 sec UPS is provided for storing persistent data. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Casa Systems to Showcase Ultra Broadband Solutions Powering the Race to Multi-Gigabit Services at INTX

May 9, 2016

Demos of DOCSIS 3.1 US and DS, integrated CCAP and Distributed Access Architecture will highlight Casa's smart platform design; Chief Wireless Strategist to discuss impact of 5G as part of next-gen wireless panel ANDOVER, Mass. – Casa Systems, a worldwide leader in next-generation cable edge technology, today announced that it will be showcasing its award-winning, intelligent Converged... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

IoT Bus Coupler transmits control data simply, safely to cloud.

May 9, 2016

Without any special control program between Beckhoff EtherCAT I/O and Internet of Things (IoT), EK9160 establishes direct connection to cloud. Integrated Web server allows I/O data to be parameterized via configuration dialogue. Transmission of data, including time stamp, to cloud service is completely autonomous. Extended mechanisms, including local buffering of I/O data on microSD card (2 GB), are available, and cloud services and security functions can be configured via Web server. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Rugged Mobile Edge Gateway serves IoT applications.

May 9, 2016

Designed for installation in various vehicle types, TRAX-2 is powered by Intel® E3825 Dual Core processor, offers up to 256 GB removable storage, and provides Gigabit Ethernet, serial, digital, USB, audio I/O, and video interfaces. Ability to run multiple applications on one platform simplifies installation and reduces maintenance/downtime as well as technology clutter. Solution integrates seamlessly with safety, fleet management, communication, asset management, and operations software. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Curtiss-Wright Selected by Torc Robotics to Provide Rugged Small Form Factor Ethernet Switch for Unmanned Ground Vehicle

May 6, 2016

Parvus DuraNET 20-10 GbE switch enables high bandwidth on-board UGV network   AUVSI XPONENTIAL 2016 (BOOTH #873), NEW ORLEANS, La. – Curtiss-Wright’s Defense Solutions division today announced that it was selected by TORC Robotics to provide its small form factor (SFF) rugged COTS Gigabit Ethernet (GbE) switch subsystem for use in autonomous tele-operated unmanned ground vehicles (UGVs).... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Non-Industrial Products

Handheld Link 16 Radio increases digital situational awareness.

May 6, 2016

Single dismounted operator can interact with incoming aircraft, digitally identify their location, and designate enemy targets for air attack solely using ViaSat Battlefield Awareness and Targeting System - Dismounted (BATS-D). Accelerating enemy force engagement, this digital device affords access to digital Common Operational Picture and situational awareness to help prevent potential blue-on-blue engagements and increase lethality of dismounted forces. Read More

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

Wireless IoT Radios offer 2 Mbps throughput at 4 Mbps link rate.

May 5, 2016

With flexible radio design supporting link rate of up to 4 Mbps, ZumLink increases bandwidth and reduces power consumption while enabling multiple possibilities for collecting, protecting, transporting and controlling data from network end points back to server. This wireless IoT Sensor-2-Server&trade; solution, consisting of 2 radio modules, board-level embeddable device, and enclosed device, operates in 900 MHz range and supports third-party applications on top of communications platform. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Multichannel Audio Distribution Hub connects up to 512 receivers.

May 4, 2016

Eight-channel distribution system, powered Analog Audio Distribution Hub, balances input signals, distributes signals on UTP, and converts them back at each receiver. Stereo audio signals can be sent over Cat5 or better wiring for run >100 m. Able to be cascaded twice (3 tiers) to yield total distribution of 512 receivers from one input source, this product is suited for deployment in such multi-display environments as meeting halls, class rooms, auditoriums, and more. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

EtherNet/IP Linking Device supports Rockwell PLCs.

May 4, 2016

With Serial EtherNet/IP Linking Device, user can connect any serial device to Rockwell ControlLogix® or CompactLogix® PLC. Product makes is possible to include any automation device with serial RS-232/422/485 interface in EtherNet/IP-based network architecture. It supports variety of serial protocols including Modbus, DF1, produce/consume, ASCII, and custom protocols. Since device can be mounted close to connected machine, it is possible to establish connection via single Ethernet cable. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Robotics

OPC UA SDK enables connectivity across products and platforms.

May 4, 2016

Requiring minimal memory and leaving sufficient CPU resources for correct device functionality, scalable Matrikon OPC Unified Architecture (OPC UA) Software Development Kit (SDK) lets users interconnect industrial software systems regardless of platform, OS, or size. Server-in-a-box design accelerates implementation of optimized, reliable OPC UA products requiring developers to be OPC UA experts. Solution works equally well in small embedded environments and large PC-based applications.<br /> Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices, Green & Clean

TV White Space Module ensures reliable broadband connection.

May 3, 2016

Using low-band spectrum in vacant UHF TV frequencies and IEEE 802.11af WiFi standard, Picasso Gen3 TV White Space Chip Module will allow hundreds of users to receive reliable broadband connection with data download speeds up to 96 Mbps from single base station. Unlike other wireless technologies, Gen3 non-line-of-sight signal penetrates walls, trees, foliage, and bends over hills, even at long distances. Very low power consumption of chipset also allows for solar powered base stations. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electrical Equipment & Systems

GNSS Antennas offer optimized cross polarization rejection.

May 2, 2016

Employing Tallysman&rsquo;s Accutenna® technology, pole mount or through-hole mount Model TW3970 and embeddable Model TW3965 are capable of receiving GPS L1/L2/L5, GLONASS G1/G2/G5, BeiDou B1/B2, Galileo E1/E5a+b plus L-band correction services (1,164&ndash;1,254 MHz + 1,525&ndash;1,606 MHz). Both triple band antennas have tight Phase Center Variation and optimized Axial Ratio. Products are suited for precision agriculture, autonomous vehicles, and other applications where precision is important. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Green & Clean

FreeWave Technologies' Industrial Internet of Things and Cybersecurity Solutions Take Center Stage at ENTELEC 2016

April 28, 2016

Company shares insights into how energy producers can thwart cyber-attacks, showcases its new WavePro WP201 solution that adds a video camera to the industrial IoT mix HOUSTON - ENTELEC 2016 - FreeWave Technologies (www.freewave.com), a leader in industrial, secure Machine to Machine (M2M) and Internet of Things (IoT) wireless networking solutions, is... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Material Handling & Storage, Transportation Industry Products

Yale Brought Interactive Booth Experience to MODEX 2016

April 28, 2016

GREENVILLE, N.C. – Industry events like MODEX 2016 offer a dynamic, informative experience to help attendees discover the latest warehouse solutions, and gain a competitive edge in the highly-volatile supply chain environment. At booths #3147 and #2263, Yale Materials Handling Corporation offered an interactive booth experience complete with product demonstrations and the latest technology to... Read More