Integrated PLCs are optimized for connectivity.

Integrated PLCs are optimized for connectivity.

In addition to respectively offering 8 and 16 DIO connections, FMD88-10 and FMD1616-10 provide connections for 10 analog I/O, I/O expansion, LCD, RS232 and RS485, and Ethernet. Each PLC further integrates i-TRiLOGI Ladder+BASIC software with features such as PWM, PID, encoders, and stepper controls. Support of MODBUS TCP/IP protocols and iTRILOGI client/server software make PLCs remotely...

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Excavator Machine Control accommodates range of jobsite tasks.

Suited for small- to mid-sized contractors, GCSFlex(TM) Grade Control System can include several sensor options that allow contractor to use it for variety of jobsite tasks. Minimal installation time and no welding or drilling required makes system optimal for non-permanent installation on rental machines. Rugged unit can be used for trenching for underground utilities; digging footers and...

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Johnson Controls to Provide Building and Security Systems to U.S. Department of Defense

MILWAUKEE - The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) has notified Johnson Controls, (NYSE: JCI), the global leader in delivering products, services and solutions that increase energy efficiency in buildings, that the U.S. Army Engineering and Support Center of Huntsville, Ala. has awarded an indefinite delivery/indefinite quantity (IDIQ) contract to Johnson Controls Building Automation Systems,...

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Full-Bridge PWM Controllers integrate MOSFET gate drivers.

PowerWise-® LM5045 and LM5046, which integrate all 4 primary-side bridge MOSFET gate drivers, are suited for quarter- and eighth-brick power modules used in high-input voltage communications infrastructure applications. Model LM5045 has all features needed to implement full-bridge topology power converter using current or voltage mode control, while LM5046 has all features necessary to implement...

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Floating-Point MCU operates from -55 to +210

As 32-bit floating-point unit with 100 MHz CPU speed, SM320F28335-HT Delfino(TM) provides real-time measurement and control for manufacturers of electronics operating in harsh and hot environments. MCU combines control peripheral integration, 512 KB embedded flash memory, and 68 KB internal RAM. Supplied in range of packages to suit application at hand, product offers 6 Hi-Res PWM outputs at 150...

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PWM Controller ICs suit AC-DC adapter applications.

PWM Controller ICs suit AC-DC adapter applications.

Housed in SOIC-7 package, Models NCP1234 and NCP1236 allow offline power supplies to be designed into systems. Units integrate over-power and ramp compensation without increasing power dissipation or adding external components. Dynamic Self-Supply technology enables direct connection to line voltage, eliminating need for startup resistors. Available in 2 frequency options of 65 or 100 kHz, ICs...

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Programmable, 4-Channel Power ICs offer low power consumption.

PowerXR power system ICs have input voltage range of 4.75-25 V and output range of 0.6-5.1 V. Integrated LDO provides standby power, while gate drivers for switching outputs, and up to 6 GPIO pins, are also included. Digital Pulse Frequency Modulation lowers standby current for creating designs that meet green power requirements. Circuits are controlled using PowerArchitect(TM) design tool, which...

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Surveyor's Controller facilitates construction operations.

Equipped with built-in GPS, 3G, Wi-Fi, and 5 megapixel digital camera, Trimble-® TSC3 helps construction professionals stay connected while providing accurate positioning, digital design information, and ability to locate, measure, and record information anywhere on construction site. Two-way data capability minimizes delays and rework associated with using outdated information and synching data...

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Fujitsu Announces World's First High-End Controller with APIX2 Interface for Automotive Applications

Virtual dashboards, car navigation and camera-based driver assistance from a single chip Langen, Germany - Fujitsu Semiconductor Europe announces the new graphics SoC (System-on-Chip) for next-generation high-end automotive graphics applications - the first SoC in the world with integrated APIX-®2 interface. MB86R12 'Emerald-P' will be produced to automotive quality grade (AEC-Q100) and is a...

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Energy Efficiency, Reliability, and Productivity with Three-Pronged Integration

The Siemens Drive Technologies Division will be using this year's Hanover Fair as a platform to showcase the considerable progress made in its strategic three-pronged integration approach. We are creating a seamless drive train, integrating it into the Siemens automation world Totally Integrated Automation, and tying this into the relevant customer application. This allows us to offer our...

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