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Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Software, Timers & Clocks

Time Synchronization in the Nanosecond Range with IXXAT Software

April 25, 2016

Adding to the existing and proven IXXAT IEEE 1588 solutions, HMS now presents protocol software for IEEE 802.1AS - the first commercially available software package for highly accurate time synchronization of AVB and TSN networks. IEEE 802.1 AS is an adapted version of the IEEE 1588 profile - specially designed for AVB and TSN systems (audio/video broadcasting and time sensitive networking). As... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Software

"Leak Testing Just Got Easier..." Cincinnati Test Systems Adds EtherNet/IP(TM) to Leak and Flow Test Instruments

March 9, 2016

Harrison, OH - EtherNet/IP™ is now a standard selectable communication option for CTS Sentinel I28, C28, and Blackbelt instruments that will reduce integration costs using standardized CIP™ programing. For CTS, EtherNet/IP provides the capability to control, configure, send, and receive messages between CTS Sentinel test instruments and Allen-Bradley PLC’s. EtherNet/IP is a Common... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Software

LEINE & LINDE Adds Ethernet/IP(TM) to Product Line

November 13, 2015

Schaumburg, IL – For automation systems utilizing EtherNet/IP™, new opportunities are now available for motion synchronization using Leine Linde's assortment of robust, high-performance encoders.  EtherNet/IP™ is an open industrial network protocol built on Ethernet standard 802 to regulate and control process information in an industrial environment. For the most extreme... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Mechanical Power Transmission, Software, Test & Measuring Instruments

Bosch Rexroth to Showcase Drive and Control Systems for Semiconductor Production at SEMICON West 2015

July 2, 2015

Company to exhibit automation, drive and control technology for wafer handling, device fabrication and more at annual trade show Bosch Rexroth will share its automation technology portfolio and expertise for semiconductor manufacturing at SEMICON West 2015, July 14-16 at Moscone Center in San Francisco. The drive and control company will be exhibiting in booth 1817 in the South Hall. ... Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Software

Weather MicroServer SNMPv3 Protocol Adds Security Features

June 22, 2015

Columbia Weather Systems' Weather MicroServer now supports SNMP v3 which adds privacy and authentication to the Simple Network Management Protocol. Users can monitor and manage devices on IP network applications that are affected by weather conditions such as the telecommunications industry. Developed for a U.S. Air Force technology application, this MicroServer upgrade will benefit any... Read More

Software

HOYOS Labs to Showcase Host of Biometrics Technologies at Connect:ID in Washington, D.C.

March 26, 2015

Biometrics-Based App and IEEE Biometric Open Protocol Standard to Add Extra Layers of Security to Enterprise and Consumer Data NEW YORK — HOYOS Labs, a leading global authentication infrastructure and digital property management company, today announced that the Company will demonstrate multiple biometrics-based technologies under its identity assertion platform for both enterprise and... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Optics & Photonics, Software, Vision Systems

Axis Unveils Radical Zipstream Technology

March 26, 2015

Lund, Sweden – Axis Communications, the market leader in network video, introduces Zipstream technology allowing customers to benefit from reduced bandwidth and storage requirements without having to invest in new cameras or software. Axis' Zipstream technology is fully compatible with the widely adopted H.264 compression standard. The technology has been developed specifically for video... Read More

Software

PartMaker to Unveil a Revolution in Multi-Axis CNC Programming at PMTS 2015

February 12, 2015

Delcam to demonstrate a completely novel approach to post processing for multi-axis machine tools in PartMaker at North America's premier precision machining event Fort Washington, PA – PartMaker Inc., a division of Delcam, will demonstrate the latest version of PartMaker Software for programming CNC Mills, Lathes, WireEDMs, Turn-Mill Centers and Swiss-type lathes at PMTS 2015 in... Read More

Software

Mazak Exhibits Advanced Applications of MTConnect at [MC² Conference

February 9, 2015

Company's iSMART Factory showcases the MTConnect protocol's manufacturing power FLORENCE, Ky. – Through its iSMART Factory concept, Mazak Corporation will demonstrate the true power of the MTConnect open communications protocol at the [MC2 MTConnect Conference. Mazak has always been an avid supporter of MTConnect and is a featured sponsor of the 2015 conference, taking place April... Read More

Software

Delcam's Latest CAM Developments on Show at Pacific D & M

January 28, 2015

The latest developments in Delcam’s range of CAM programming software will be demonstrated at the Pacific Design Manufacturing exhibition to be held in Anaheim, California, from 10th to 12th February. The main highlights will be the 2015 R2 releases of the FeatureCAM feature-based CAM software and of the PowerMILL software for the programming of high-speed and five-axis machining. ... Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Software, Test & Measuring Instruments

Leine & Linde 600 Series Encoders Now Offer EtherCAT Option

December 15, 2014

Schaumburg, IL –  Leine Linde's ISA and IHA 600 series of solid shaft and hollow-shaft absolute rotary encoders are well known to have been optimized for process and machine control in the harsh environments found in steel, mining and energy industries.  EtherCAT is one of the latest networking technologies to be utilized for process or equipment control in these applications, and Leine ... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Software

Simply Safe Applications

October 30, 2014

Integrated safety solutions from Rexroth with CIP Safety on Sercos The growth in use and complexity of automation across industries is driving a parallel growth in the complexity of human-machine interfaces (HMIs), resulting in an increased need for standardized, cost-effective functional safety for OEMs. To simplify the development of complex machines, Rexroth is integrating safety... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Controls & Controllers, Mechanical Power Transmission, Packaging Equipment, Software, Vision Systems

B&R Introduces Automation Technology that Takes Packaging Machinery Performance to a New Level at PACK EXPO 2014

October 16, 2014

BR Industrial Automation will exhibit its latest packaging solutions at booth S-3179 at PACK EXPO International, November 2-5, 2014 in Chicago's McCormick Place, where, along with the new co-located Pharma EXPO, over 50,000 packaging professionals will come together. With flexible I/O solutions, modern industrial multi-touch HMIs, modular drive systems and Panel PCs that implement the... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Software, Test & Measuring Instruments

Sierra Instruments Announces QuadraTherm® Thermal Mass Flow Meters Now Have Full Device Description Foundation Fieldbus

June 6, 2014

Monterey, CA – Sierra Instruments, a leading global mass flow meter manufacturer, announces its QuadraTherm® 640i and 780i are now available with full device description Foundation Fieldbus digital communication protocol, making them the ideal flow meters for industrial applications, including oil and gas. Foundation Fieldbus technology is a proven, systemic technology comprised of a... Read More

Software

RACO Announces the Addition of Two New Communication Protocols

May 29, 2014

- Verbatim Gateway Can Now Use EtherNet/IP to Interface with PLCs, Other Devices - Emeryville, Calif. — RACO Manufacturing and Engineering Co., a leading provider of remote monitoring, reporting and control devices, now supports two new protocols, EtherNet/IP™ and Modbus® TCP, which allow the Verbatim® Gateway remote monitoring and reporting system to interface with PLCs and other... Read More

Services, Software

CAD/CAM Programming and Nesting Software streamlines workflow.

April 21, 2014

Optimized for plasma, oxy-fuel, laser, and waterjet cutting, Columbus III™ v1.2 delivers features that facilitate programming while improving efficiency, material utilization, and productivity. Standard shape library offers pre-defined part geometries, and parts can be imported from existing assembly without requiring customized import filters. Along with automatic remnant cut geometry optimization, features include optimized cutting technologies via 3 bridge configurations. Read More

Software

Apriva to Showcase Cashless Payments Technology at 2014 NAMA OneShow

April 9, 2014

Leading Mobile Commerce Solutions Provider Will Exhibit Apriva Vend™, Campus Solutions in Chicago  Scottsdale, AZ — Apriva, the leading provider of end-to-end wireless transactions and secure information solutions, announced that it will participate in the 2014 NAMA OneShow, scheduled for April 9 through 11 at the McCormick Place Lakeside Center in Chicago, Illinois. Throughout the... Read More

Retail & Sales Equipment, Software, Green & Clean

Apriva to Exhibit at TRANSACT 14 in Las Vegas April 8-10

April 1, 2014

Leading Mobile Commerce Solutions Provider Will Showcase Complete Range of Solutions, Including Universal Application, AprivaPay Plus Mobile Payment Acceptance Software Scottsdale, AZ – Apriva, the leading provider of end-to-end wireless transactions, gateway services, and secure information solutions, announced that it will participate at the TRANSACT 14 Conference and Expo, scheduled for... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Mechanical Power Transmission, Software

Siemens Offers the North American Markets Conveyor Technology for Material Handling

March 25, 2014

MODEX BOOTH 8523 Siemens is offering conveyor technology for material handling, to all builder, system integrator and end-users of both discrete and process manufacturing markets.  An integrated drive system with Siemens motion control and drives products, along with communication protocols, is available.  It spans the range of drives, motors, gear motors and automation technology, plus... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Software

ZeeVee Product Line Update Enables Interoperability with Monroe Electronics' One-Net(TM) SE EAS System

March 12, 2014

LYNDONVILLE, N.Y., and LITTLETON, Mass. — Monroe Electronics today announced that ZeeVee, the industry's leading manufacturer of digital HD video encoder/modulators, is offering an update that makes Emergency Alert System (EAS) capability available across its ZvPro and HDbridge 2000 series at no additional cost. The new update enables ZeeVee's competitively priced systems to interface with the... Read More