Press Release Summary:
Applications running under WindowsÂ® XP can be connected to Data Highway Plus, DeviceNet, or Profibus using SST Interface Cards. Computer bus formats supported include PCI, ISA, PC/104, PCMCIA, and Compact PCI (varies by network). Cards provide connectivity solution for various applications including PC Control, HMI, SCADA, Operator Interface, and diagnostics. They also support applications running under WindowsÂ® 95, 98, 2000, and Windows NTÂ® operating systems.
Original Press Release:
SST Interface Cards support Windows® XP
Connect your applications running under Windows® XP to Data Highway Plus, DeviceNet or Profibus using SST Interface Cards
August 1,2002, Waterloo, Canada. Woodhead Connectivity announces the release of its Windows® XP driver for its family of SST Data Highway/Data Highway Plus, DeviceNet and Profibus Interface Cards.
This new driver provides users with the ability to communicate between an application running under Windows® XP and a Data Highway/Data Highway Plus, DeviceNet or Profibus network using the appropriate SST interface card. Computer bus formats supported include PCI, ISA, PC/104, PCMCIA and Compact PCI (varies by network). The driver is available free-of-charge to users of the previously mentioned SST interface cards by going to mySST.com/download
SST interface cards also support applications running under Windows® 95, 98, 2000 and Windows NT® operating systems.
SST interface cards provide a dependable connectivity solution for various applications including PC Control, HMI, SCADA, Operator Interface, and diagnostics. Many SST interface cards include the following free-of-charge: diagnostic tools, OPC servers, Windows® drivers/DLLs and 24/7 global technical support.
Woodhead Connectivity is an active member of the Open DeviceNet Vendor Association (ODVA) and Profibus Trade Organization.
Other Woodhead Connectivity solutions include PC/PLC interfaces, gateways, I/O simulation software, diagnostic tools, connectors, cable assemblies, and connection blocks.
About Woodhead Connectivity
Woodhead Industries, Inc. (Nasdaq: WDI-ID) develops, manufacturers and markets electronic and industrial communications products, primarily serving the global automation and control market with connectivity solutions and specialty electrical products. Through its Woodhead Connectivity group it provides the industrial automation industry with a single, worldwide source for industrial communication and connectivity solutions. Woodhead Connectivity's product lines, comprised of
six recoginized industry-leadling brands: SST(TM), Brad Harrison®, mPm(TM), RJ Lnxx®, applicom® and NetAlert! make it the premier supplier of application-specific connectivity solutions.
For more informationi on SST products, go to www.mysst.com/, email us at sales@mySST.com or phone: 519-725-5136. Links to information on other Woodhead Connectivity brands, can be found by going to http://www.woodheadconnectivity.com/