Instrumentation I & O Devices

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Test & Measuring Instruments

Rack-Mount Converter turns SATA device into USB 3.1 storage.

July 28, 2015

Rack-mount SATA to USB 3.1 Converter turns any SATA device into SuperSpeed+ USB 3.1 storage solution. When connected to a USB 3.1 port, product enables delivery of up to 10 Gbps throughput. Backwards compatibility with previous USB standards enables any SATA hard drive, SSD, and optical drive to be converted into USB 3.1 storage. Also available, model with WRITE-PROTECT function includes all features of standard version except WRITE function is disabled. Read More

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

Ruggedized mPCIe CAN Bus Adapter IoT-enables embedded systems.

July 28, 2015

By providing dual channel CAN Bus 2.0A/B functionality, EMUC-B201 extends embedded systems and industrial PCs with capability for Internet of Things (IoT). Embedded peripheral module can interface 2 CAN Bus channels through mPCIe connector or direct pin header connection for USB 2.0 communication with main system. CAN 2.0B and CAN 2.0A are supported, and module lets embedded systems tap directly into vehicle or factory sensors and subsystems for real-time data access and control.
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Test & Measuring Instruments

Digital I/O Module suits USB-based embedded applications.

July 27, 2015

Housed in 4 x 4 x 1.25 in. steel enclosure, Model USB-DIO24-CTR6 adds portable, industrial strength digital I/O and counter capabilities to any PC or embedded system with USB port. Unit features 24 lines of CMOS/LVTTL high-current digital I/O with 2 fully undedicated 82C54’s, yielding 6 counter/timers and access to input, gate, and output pins. Micro-fit USB header connector is provided in parallel with high retention type B connector and can be used for stacking and embedded OEM applications. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Test & Measuring Instruments

Analog-to-Digital Converters integrate fault detection.

July 23, 2015

Housed in 9.7 x 6.4 mm TSSOP, Models ADS1262/ADS1263 provide 32-bit resolution and low noise of 7 nV(RMS) at 2.5 SPS, enabling measurement of small signals, which is essential for bridge applications where typical full-scale signals are 10 mV or less. ADS1262 integrates programmable gain amplifier, 2.5 V reference, oscillator, level shifter, temperature sensor, dual-excitation current sources, and 8 GPIO pins. ADS1263 adds auxiliary 24-bit delta-sigma ADC. Max output data rate is 38 kSPS for both. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

DAQ Systems monitor processes independent of PC.

July 23, 2015

Combining analog and digital inputs with ability to acquire data via PROFIBUS, ModBus, and OPC, ProfiMessage and Expert Devices are suited for process monitoring tasks. Devices provide independent acquisition and monitoring of infinite number of channels, and can directly record and report limit value violations without need for PC support. Limit value violations can also be portrayed in alarm list. Data is permanently and securely recorded to Delphin ProfiSignal database. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

EtherCAT Box I/O Modules feature die-cast zinc housings.

July 21, 2015

Suitable for severe environmental conditions, ER Series offers digital inputs with various filters, digital outputs with 0.5 A output current, and combination modules with freely configurable digital inputs or outputs. Machine-mountable IP67-rated devices come in 30 and 60 mm wide models with height of 126 mm and depth of 26.5 mm. Connected to field devices via M8 or M12 connectors, modules provide EtherCAT interface, power supply connection, and M8 plugs or sockets for signal forwarding. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

GPON ONT delivers triple-play services in multi-room facilities.

July 16, 2015

Suited for Fiber-To-The-Desk (FTTD) applications, 2625p and 2645p deliver triple-play services in multi-room environments – office buildings, hotels, hospitals – where traditional cable television service must also be delivered over fiber infrastructure. These indoor, fiber-only ONTs support PoE, analog voice, and coaxial video outputs. While 2625p ONT has 4 PoE ports, one video port, and 2 analog voice ports, 2645p adds 2 voice ports for larger FTTD applications. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Electronic Components & Devices

Radiation Hardened Multiplexers suit space flight DAQ systems.

July 15, 2015

Optimized for signal chain accuracy and timing performance, ISL71840SEH 30 V, 16-channel multiplexer and ISL71841SEH 30 V, 32-channel multiplexer feature silicon on insulator process that provides single event latch-up in heavy ion environments. Features include 8 kV ESD protection, R(ON) of 500 Ω at ±5 V, and propagation delays of <800 nsec as well as over-voltage protection, cold spare redundancy, and wide supply range with split-rail operation from ±10.8–16.5 V and absolute max of ±20 V. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Digital I/O Device offers input and output rates to 8 MS/s.

July 14, 2015

Providing 32 high-speed digital I/O channels, Model USB-DIO32HS features independent input and output scan clocks, hardware and software triggering, and pattern detection/generation. Microsoft Windows software options include TracerDAQ® to display and log data, along with comprehensive support for C®, C++®, C#®, Visual Basic®, and Visual Basic .NET™. Support is also included for DASYLab® and NI LabVIEW™. With support for Android™, users can develop DAQ applications for tablets and smartphones. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

BGA Interposer probes DDR4 x16 designs with logic analyzer.

July 13, 2015

Sized to test designs with tight space restrictions, Keysight W4636A lets engineers capture address and command signals, as well as subset of data signals, for debugging designs and performing functional validation measurements for data rates up to 2,400 Mbps. This DDR4 x16 two-wing, small-KOV (keep-out volume) BGA interposer provides direct access to balls of JEDEC-standard DDR4 x16 96-ball DRAM with low loading and minimal impact to signal integrity on embedded-system designs. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Differential Frame Grabber works with legacy equipment.

July 8, 2015

Leveraging PCIe technologies and camera link front end featuring 32-bit differential interface (circa 1997), Neon™-DIF provides upgrade path that lets differential users keep existing LVDS and RS-422 cameras, cables, and code while benefiting from FlowThru™ architecture. Product can control, acquire, reformat, and transfer video data directly into user's application at camera speeds with zero CPU usage and near-zero latency. Solution also handles porting of applications to 64-bit Windows®. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Test & Measuring Instruments

Sensor Interface connects multiple sensors to MCUs or FPGAs.

July 8, 2015

Offered in 6 x 6 mm QFN-40 package, XR10910 connects multiple bridge sensors to MCU or FPGA with embedded ADC. Integrated sensor interface analog front end calibrates sensor outputs, provides 14-bit signal path linearity, and offers onboard 16:1 differential multiplexer, offset correction DAC, programmable gain instrumentation amplifier, and voltage reference. Independent offset value can be set for each of 16 differential inputs, and users can select from 8 fixed-gain settings (2–760 V/V). Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Computer Storage Devices are suited for backup, archival duties.

July 7, 2015

Delivering storage for computer backup and long-term retention, 120 TB RAIDFrame 5000 server backup device and 96 TB network-attached RAIDFrame 4000 NAS backup system utilize 8 TB HGST Helium HDD technology. Each RAIDPac storage module is equipped with its own integrated RAID controller, and RAIDFrame appliances are available with optional hot-swap power supply units and dual 10-Gigabit Ethernet adapters. RAIDPac Drive Enclosure contains 3 SATA hard disks and integrated RAID controller. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Test & Measuring Instruments

Interface enables power profiling of real-time applications.

July 6, 2015

Combined with Veloce® Power Application software, ANSYS® PAVES™ PowerArtist Vector Streaming™ Socket Interface demonstrates effective data streaming capability. This allows designers to identify high power consumption areas in design for application-level scenarios and enables them to perform power exploration and tradeoff early at register transfer level. ANSYS® PACE's™ PowerArtist™ Calibration and Estimation™ technology provides physical-aware RTL power analysis that further optimizes accuracy. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

I/O Module suits wireless valve control applications.

July 6, 2015

Offered with 4 analog inputs/outputs and 2 digital input/outputs, Two-Way Analog and Digital Communications Module wirelessly mirrors signals between 2 points as standalone system. Module serves as wire replacement by replicating analog and digital signals with another module through wireless link. Both modules can work, in turn, replicating other’s I/O status. Integrated 300 mW radio with antenna kit provides fail safe protection should either radio frequency or I/O fail or be interrupted.
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Electronic Components & Devices, Test & Measuring Instruments

Resistive Sensing Conditioner offers 24-bit measurement.

June 25, 2015

Supplied in 6 x 6 mm VQFN package, Model PGA900 provides precise 24-bit measurement of conditions such as pressure, strain, flow, or liquid levels. One-chip solution integrates 2 low-noise 24-bit ADCs to enable high-resolution signal acquisition, 14-bit DAC to provide highly linear analog outputs, and variety of output interfaces, including analog voltage, 4–20 mA current loop, SPI, I(2)C, UART, and 1-wire. Integrated power management accepts external power supply voltages from 3.3–30 V. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

Strain Gage Input Module offers 1,500 Vrms input-to-bus isolation.

June 24, 2015

Able to interface to quarter, half, or full-bridge sensors using 4- or 6-wire connection, MAQ®20-BRDG1 provides 4 channels of strain gage input. Unit interfaces to transducers with nominal resistance of 100 Ω to 1 kΩ; four 24-bit data converters provide measurement capability with accuracy to ±0.05%; and anti-alias filtering eliminates signal degradation from environmental noise. Signal range, bridge excitation voltage, and sample rate are all user configurable.
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Test & Measuring Instruments

Multifunctional Remote I/O Module has analog output and DIO.

June 23, 2015

Offering 4 channels each of analog output, digital input, and digital output, M-7024U operates from -13 to +167°F and communicates over Modbus RTU and DCON protocols via RS-485. Module provides programmable output range on all current and voltage analog output channels, including 0–5 V, ±5 V, 0–10 V, ±10 V, +4 to +20 mA, and 0 to +20 mA. Each analog output channel can be configured for individual range, and per-channel open-wire detection is offered for +4 to +20 mA outputs. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Test & Measuring Instruments

XMC Mezzanine Module supports reconfiguration by user.

June 22, 2015

Able to be reconfigured via direct download into Flash configuration memory over PCIe bus or JTAG port, XMC-7A200 serves as co-processor applying custom logic and algorithms to streams of remote sensor data. Features include Xilinx® Artix®-7 FPGA and 128M x 16-bit Quad DDR3 SDRAM as well as 4-lane high-speed serial interface on rear P15 connector for PCIe Gen 1/2 (standard), Serial RapidI/O, and Xilinx Aurora implementations. Rear I/O and other build options are also available. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

MRI-Safe Linear Encoder suits OEM motion control applications.

June 19, 2015

With 100 µm resolution and 50 µm accuracy, MR303 linear position sensor system is fabricated from non-ferrous and non-metallic materials, immune to EMI, and completely transparent to electromagnetic fields. Product works in conjunction with MR302-2 OEM Controller, which enables sensor to integrate with PLCs and servo drives. Suited for medical, MRI, robotic, and industrial applications, encoder can be safely used in and around MRI bore and will not produce any imaging artifacts.
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