Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Profibus Concentrator can interface 6 sensors.

September 26, 2016

By allowing users to connect multiple GF Signet sensors, GF actuated valves, and other products to their automation system, Signet 3-0486-D Profibus Concentrator minimizes wires, cables, set-up time, and maintenance. Unit can interface 6 sensors, plus additional 4–20 mA current loop input and output channel with proportionally controlled actuated valves or other 4–20 mA devices. Device meets UL, CSA, and IEC61010 Safety approvals and is certified by Profibus International. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

RS-485/RS-422 Receivers support high-speed communications.

September 20, 2016

Available in 5- and 6-pin TSOT23 packages with 3 x 3 mm footprint, Models XR33180, XR33181, XR33183, and XR33184 feature 52 Mbps data rates, 15 ns propagation delay, and 2 ns max receiver skew. XR33184 includes low voltage logic pin that eliminates need for level shifter when interfacing to MCUs or FPGAs that run off lower supply voltages. Operating from -40 to +125°C with 3.3 or 5 V supply, all models provide ±15 kV ESD protection on receiver inputs and exceed ESD rating of IEC 61000-4-2. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Plant Furnishings & Accessories, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Sierra Monitor Corporation Shares Best Practices at the Industrial IoT University Program

September 15, 2016

What are the real world benefits of IoT connectivity for 20 Industrial OEMs? SMC to Demonstrate FieldPoP™ and FieldServer for Building Automation OEMs at Sensors Expo Sensors Expo Midwest, Chicago, IL Booth #602 – Sierra Monitor Corporation (OTCQB: SRMC), a provider of Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) solutions that connect and protect high-value infrastructure assets, invites... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Altronix Showcases Outdoor NetWay(TM) Managed PoE+ Switches at ASIS 2016

September 14, 2016

NetWay4EWP Managed PoE+ Hardened Switch with 1GB Fiber Uplink for Long Distance Applications NetWay4EWP Orlando, FL – Altronix, the recognized leader in power and transmission solutions for the professional security industry, is displaying new managed PoE+ indoor and outdoor hardened switches here at ASIS 2016. The new feature-packed NetWay4EWP features a 1GB SFP (fiber) port, 115/230VAC... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electrical Equipment & Systems

All-in-One EoC Managed Receiver has integrated PoE+ switch.

September 14, 2016

Offering all-in-one solution for upgrading coax to IP, eBridge™8E consists of 8-port EoC (Ethernet over Coax) managed receiver with integral PoE+ switch. Product enables IP devices to be deployed up to 500 m at 25 Mbps and includes 1 GB uplink. In addition to providing 30 W full power per port, unit offers integral battery charging for applications requiring back-up power. LINQ™ technology is also included for monitoring, controlling, and reporting power and diagnostics. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Media Gateway Controller supports multiple interfaces.

September 14, 2016

MAPS™ MGC can be configured to simulate end-to-end call between Signaling Gateway (SG) and Media Gateway (MG) by simulating SIGTRAN, MEGACO (with text- and binary-based syntax support), and MGCP interfaces in order to test hybrid TDM-IP network. Able to be integrated to end-to-end test environment for 2G, 3G, and VoIP networks, controller supports multiple commands and message templates and facilitates defining of variables for protocol fields. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Combination Antennas are designed for facilitated mounting.

September 12, 2016

Supplied in gloss-finished, 146 x 134 x 20 mm enclosure, waterproof Guardian series includes 4-, 5-, 6-in-1 antenna options for 4G LTE cellular applications that also require GNSS, Wi-Fi®, or satellite options. Adhesive mounting eliminates need to drill. Also available, Guardian X series includes model MA4000. This 11-in-1 antenna measures 540 x 183.1 x 35.4 mm and has flame retardant enclosure and CFD-200-FR low-loss cable suited for airline, bus, and rail passenger applications. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Services

Major Automation Vendor Selects Matrikon Technology to Embed OPC UA Functionality in Reliability Product

September 9, 2016

Matrikon OPC UA SDK Enables OPC UA Functionality Across Products and Platforms HOUSTON - Honeywell (NYSE: HON) Process Solutions (HPS) today announced that its Matrikon OPC Unified Architecture (UA) Software Development Kit (SDK) has been selected by Emerson Process Management to embed OPC UA in their CSI 6500 ATG Machinery Health™ Protection System. Growing adoption of the Industrial... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Ethernet Switch ensures reliable harsh environment communication.

September 9, 2016

Supplied in IP65-/67-rated metal enclosure, Scalance XP-200 Layer 2 switches are approved for hazardous locations in Zone 2 and used for setting up electrical line, star, and ring structures. Scalance XP208 has 8 ports, while Scalance XP216 has 16 ports. In addition to Fast Ethernet ports using M12 connection system (D-coded), Scalance XP216 also offers up to 4 Gigabit ports in M12 connection technology (X-coded). Switches operate over -40 to +70°C range and supply up to 20 W via PoE. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Embedded Antenna has 4G LTE footprint-compatible form factor.

September 9, 2016

Measuring 35 x 6 x 5 mm, PA.26a Anam antenna has 4G LTE footprint-compatible form factor and mounts on main PCB. This high-efficiency, onboard, SMT, electro-ceramic PIFA antenna, which uses main PCB as antenna ground plane to optimize efficiency, helps existing PA.25a users accelerate transition to 4G LTE. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Optics & Photonics

Fiber Transmitters and Receivers support end-to-end HDCP 2.2.

September 8, 2016

Comprised of 4K/60 fiber transmitter and receiver endpoints in both box and card-based options, DigitalMedia™ Series delivers full DM® 4K/60 support, end-to-end HDCP 2.2 support, support for all IT industry-standard fiber types, flexibility to adapt to changes in fiber types, and local HDMI® switching. DMF-CI-8 DigitalMedia Fiber Card Chassis, serving as power supply and consolidation point, accommodates up to eight 4K/60 fiber cards and is typically located near DM matrix switcher. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Radar Demonstration Kits covering 2.4 GHz ISM frequency band.

September 7, 2016

Used for classroom instruction or R&D, PEM11000-KIT and PEM11002-KIT can be used to study and learn about principles of microwave radar object detection, motion detection, and determining object range. Experimental radar operating modes can be selected for CW, FMSW, or Doppler, and output waveforms can be set for Single Tone, Frequency Ramp, or Sawtooth. Kit contains all digital and RF hardware, radar board with integrated speaker and signal indicator, and tunable signal filter. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electrical Equipment & Systems

High-Density MIMO Antenna is dual-band and dual-polarized.

September 6, 2016

Designed for indoor and outdoor operation, HyperLink HG2458-13HDP-4NF consists of 2 vertical and 2 horizontal polarized, multi-patch antennas, accessible via 4 separate N-female connectors on rear, in one heavy-duty, UV-resistant radome. Each port can support 2.4 GHz and 4.9–5.8 GHz frequencies, and narrow beamwidth in both vertical and horizontal polarization allows positioning wherever needed to reduce channel-to-channel interference and increase capacity. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Ruggedized H.265 (HEVC) Video Encoder provides dual 3G-SDI inputs.

September 2, 2016

SFF, box-level video encoding and streaming solution, Tyton VS2, complies with MIL-STD-810G and IP67 requirements to meet video transmission needs in harsh field environments. Unit can capture two 3G-SDI inputs simultaneously and encode them using H.265 (HEVC) or H.264 (AVC) standards. Both video inputs can be internally split and routed to each of 8 built-in dynamic encoding engines – each individually configurable to different bitrates. Internal video (3G-SDI) bypass is also included. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

CPI ASC Signal Division Receives Contract for Antenna System in Indonesia

September 1, 2016

Award from systems integrator Pratama Wahyu Teknik extends CPI ASC Signal Division's work in Indonesia PLANO, Texas - The ASC Signal Division of Communications Power Industries LLC (CPI) has been awarded a contract for high-frequency (HF) antennas in Indonesia by Pratama Wahyu Teknik (PWT), a communications systems integrator headquartered near Jakarata.  PWT has ordered four Model 3005... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Optics & Photonics

Miniature Through-Hole IR Receivers have 45 m transmission range.

August 30, 2016

Offered in 5 AGC versions for short and long burst codes, TSOP33xxx and TSOP53xxx series come in Minimold package and respectively provide sensitivity with typical irradiance down to 0.08 and 0.12 mW/m² at 0°. Minimold package also comes with F option for enhanced optical filter against out-of-band optical noise. Integration of photo detector, preamplifier circuit, and IR filter in 3-pin epoxy package simplifies designs. Supply voltage ranges from 2.5–5.5 V. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Machinery & Machining Tools, Services

Intelligrated Named to SDCE 100 Top Supply Chain Projects for 2016

August 29, 2016

CINCINNATI — Intelligrated® (www.intelligrated.com), a leading North American-based automated material handling solutions provider, announces its recognition on Supply Demand Chain Executive’s list of 100 great supply chain projects for its work with Merrill Corporation. Implementing the Intelligrated Voice solution enabled the 3PL document... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Flexible DAS Antenna features embedded design.

August 29, 2016

Integrated into devices that require wireless capability, HyperLink® HG72705FPU-UFL eliminates need for external antennas. Omni-directional design provides complete 360° coverage, making it suited for multipoint and mobile wireless systems. With operating range of 698–960 MHz to 1710–2700 MHz, product is designed for Distributed Antenna Systems that deliver cellular and Wi-Fi signals. Unit is constructed from flexible polymer and can be attached to flat or curved surfaces by adhesive backing. Read More

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