Electrical Equipment & Systems

SG-System 5 Integrates with Manitou Central Station Software from Bold Technologies

July 1, 2016

Integration supports visual alarm verification and reduced false alarms WESTFORD, MA. – Tyco Security Products is announcing today an enhanced integration between its SG-System 5 receiver and Bold Technologies’ Manitou central station software. The enhanced integration means that Manitou now supports visual alarm verification provided through SG-System 5 to provide central stations with... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electrical Equipment & Systems

BLE Modules offer ASCII-style interface, embedded scripting.

June 24, 2016

Bluetooth® Low Energy (BLE) modules RN4870 and RN4871 support Bluetooth 4.2 specification and have ASCII-style command interface that facilitates devices configuration and eliminates complicated code compiling. Also included, on-board Bluetooth stack with scripting engine enables standalone operation and eliminates MCU use for simple applications. Solutions further offer FIPS-based connection security and can support different beacon formats, such as iBeacon™ or Eddystone™, via one command. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Integrated Wi-Fi Module expedites IoT product development.

June 24, 2016

With hostless mode that does not require external MCU, SX-ULPGN provides ultra low power (ULP) Wi-Fi® connectivity solution for Internet of Things (IoT) products. UART AT command option enables accelerated addition of serial-to-Wi-Fi converter to existing MCU-based designs without porting host driver. Along with PCB antenna and flash memory, design incorporates Qualcomm Technologies QCA4010 with embedded CPU, full networking stack, diverse connectivity support, and application-level security. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

Radio Transceiver targets IoT and other wireless applications.

June 24, 2016

Featuring on-chip ARM® Cortex®-M0 radio processor that performs radio control and calibration, Model ADF7030-1 supports narrowband and wideband operation across sub-GHz ISM bands and data rates from 0.1–300 kbps using 2GFSK modulation. IC also supports Wireless M-Bus (WMBUS) and IEEE 802.15.4g-based protocols. Smart wake mode provides low overall power consumption, extending lifetime in battery-operated systems. Device can enter low power sleep mode consuming only 10 nA with memory retained. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Health, Medical and Dental Supplies & Equipment

Bernoulli Announces Successful Medical Device Integration Solution Go Live at Denver Health

June 23, 2016

Connectivity to impact more than 200 beds in the OR and critical care areas MILFORD, Conn. - Bernoulli, a leader in real-time connected healthcare, announced the successful go-live of medical device integration and connectivity at Colorado-based Denver Health, a comprehensive, integrated healthcare organization that serves more than a quarter of the city's population. Bernoulli... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Cellular Gateway supports remote sensor monitoring.

June 22, 2016

Featuring battery-powered, plug-and-play design, Digi Connect Sensor provides wireless connectivity at locations with either no power or low power, allowing for remote sensor monitoring in environments previously considered too harsh, remote, or not economically viable. Unit supports LTE CAT 1 and is also available in 3G HSPA+ with 2G fallback. Connect Sensor can work with virtually any 4/20 mA, Analog Out, Digital Out, or Pulsed Output sensor, and can power multiple external sensors. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Managed Ethernet Switches support DLR redundancy mechanism.

June 21, 2016

Supporting Common Industrial Protocol for use in EtherNet/IP networks, Series 7000 features recovery times of less than 3 ms, enabling switch-over to be performed quickly in event of failure. Switches support Device Level Ring redundancy mechanism and enable up to 6 non-DLR-capable devices to be integrated into ring. Functions such as IGMP snooping, multicast source detection, and auto-query port for intelligent multicast filtering are available to optimize network stability. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electrical Equipment & Systems

USB Hub features Tru-Iso(TM) signal isolation up to 4 kV.

June 17, 2016

Housed in rugged steel enclosure, USB-104-IHUB makes it possible to expand number of USB ports and provide up to 4 kV isolation between host computer and connected USB peripherals. Users may choose from DC power input jack or screw terminals to provide full 500 mA source at 5 V on each downstream port. With extended temperature range of -40 to 85°C, hub is suited for factory automation, medical, energy management, military/mission-critical, and transportation applications. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Test & Measuring Instruments

SignalFire Wireless Telemetry Gains Class 1, Division 2 Certification for Wireless I/O Module and Modbus DIN Mount Gateways

June 16, 2016

SignalFire Wireless Telemetry announces that its Modbus DIN Mount Gateways and Wireless I/O Modules are now certified to Class 1, Division 2 standards, allowing their use as part of remote monitoring and control systems in harsh environments with the occurrence of explosive gases. “This new certification extends the use of our telemetry products in locations within the U.S. and Canada that... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

Altronix Highlights Innovative Power and Transmission Solutions at ESX 2016

June 14, 2016

LINQ™ Network Communication and Control Solution Among Many Featured Products Fort Worth, TX – Altronix Corporation, a leader in power and transmission solutions for the professional security industry, is showcasing a number of new and innovative products and solutions at ESX 2016, including the company’s new LINQ™ Technology Platform. Designed to fill the void in network... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Test & Measuring Instruments

How to Set Up UMTS Data Transfer

June 13, 2016

Auto-Push Historical Data to an External Server Using Delphin data loggers, users have the option to extend all existing Expert Loggers (100, 200 und 300 models) with LTE/WWAN interfaces. This extension enables you to transfer historical measurement data from the logger's internal memory to an external server, and also lets users transfer collected data online using an open VPN tunnel.... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Wireless Broadband Platform is resistant to high interference.

June 9, 2016

Powered by Hypure™ with Intelligent Filtering and Smart Beamforming, ePMP™ 2000 enables wireless Internet service providers (WISPs) to provide wireless broadband connectivity in areas with high-interference. Unit operates in 5 GHz frequency band and supports reuse of existing ePMP 1000 subscriber modules. Features include GPS Synchronization; eFortify™, which ensures optimal system throughput and latency in presence of external interference; and ePMP sector antenna. Read More

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

High-Capacity Wi-Fi Access Point survives outdoor conditions.

June 8, 2016

Supporting 16 SSIDs and up to 256 users, cnPilot™ E500 dual-band Wi-Fi® (802.11ac) access point offers WLAN solution for enterprises, service providers, and industrial users. Along with 29 dBm transmit power, features include LTE co-existence filter, IP67 rated with pressure vent, and mesh backhauling capability. This AP, managed through cnMaestro™ cloud-based or on-premise Wi-Fi controller, can also daisy-chain power via PoE out port to security camera or wireless backhaul link node. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Geodetic Antennas leverage VeraPhase technology.

June 6, 2016

To minimize de-sensing from such high-level, out-of-band signals as 700 MHz LTE and other cellular band signals, VeraPhase® VP6300 and VP6200 feature linear LNA with pre-filtering. Triple-band VP6300 receives of GPS L1/L2/L5, GLONASS G1/G2/G3, BeiDou B1/B2, and Galileo E1/E5a+b (1,165–1,254 MHz + 1,560–1,610 MHz), while dual-band VP6200 receives GPS L1/L2, GLONASS G1/G2, BeiDou B1/B2, Galileo E1, and L-Band correction services (1,195–1,254 MHz + 1,525–1,610 MHz). Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electrical Equipment & Systems

GaN Pallet targets L-band radar systems.

June 6, 2016

Operating over instantaneous frequency band of 1,200–1,400 MHz, Model IGNP1214M1300-GPS contains bias sequencing and RF-activated gate biasing circuitry that help minimize output noise and simplify system integration. Under 300 µs, 10% pulse conditions, 50 Ω matched device supplies minimum of 1,300 W peak output power with typically >12 dB gain and 55% efficiency from 50 V supply voltage. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

Peraso Demonstrates World's First WiGig USB Dongle at Computex 2016

June 3, 2016

Interoperability with WiGig AP Essential for Industry Ecosystem TORONTO - Peraso Technologies Inc., a leader in Wireless Gigabit (WiGig®) chipsets, announced today the company will be demonstrating interoperability between its USB dongle reference design and a WiGig wireless AP. As several AP suppliers had announced products at CES 2016 (TP-Link, NetGear, Elecom), it's critical for the... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electrical Equipment & Systems

CANOpen Gateways simplify motion system applications.

June 3, 2016

Incorporating CANopen encoder profile CIA 406 v.3.2 and supporting data rates up to 1 Mbps, CRG CANOpen Gateways allow rotary or linear absolute position data to be accessed by CANOpen motion control resources. Gateways accept encoder position data using EnDat high-speed serial interface, and allow for exchanging encoders without interrupting bus communication to other nodes in network. Housed in aluminum, IP65-rated devices support mounting via DIN rail or direct screw attachment. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Non-Industrial Products

General Dynamics Delivers New Digital Manpack Radios for U.S. Army Testing

May 31, 2016

Based on the Army's tested, fielded AN/PRC-155 Manpack, General Dynamics digital Manpack radios are MUOS capable. SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. - General Dynamics Mission Systems delivered 30 new two-channel Manpack networking radios to the U.S. Army for evaluation. The digital radios are the first to be delivered by General Dynamics under the Army's production contract awarded in March. The... 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

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