Programmable Logic Controllers

Altera Cyclone III FPGAs Land Leading Role in New SVS Multiviewer Products

Integration Allows Cost-Effective and Compact Design SAN JOSE, Calif., Aug. 8 / Altera Corporation (NASDAQ:ALTR) today announced that its low-cost, low-power Cyclone® III FPGAs were chosen by Silicon Video Systems (SVS) to build the most compact and cost-effective multiviewer product on the market. Multiviewers are used in professional audio/video production, security surveillance and...

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Interface Controller enables development of PoE devices.
Miscellaneous Controllers

Interface Controller enables development of PoE devices.

Featuring synchronous, current mode, switching regulator, Model LTC4268-1 delivers precise regulation to powered devices. It provides up to 35 W for 2-pair systems and as much as 80 W for 4-pair systems. Controller incorporates NoOpto feedback topology to provide full IEEE 802.3 isolation without need for optoisolator circuitry. Feedback amplifier senses output voltage through transformer winding...

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Power Controllers

Power Controllers feature plastic, solid-state design.

Rated from 10-25 A, plastic encapsulated PC605 Power Series High Reliability Industrial Part SSPCs are suited for use in power management and distribution for defense and commercial aviation applications. Units provide surge-tolerant short circuit protection, meet surge and spike requirements of MIL-STD-704A, and comply with MIL-STD-461 EMI emission standards. They also offer low on-resistance,...

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RTI Middleware Powers New General Atomics Aeronautical Systems UAS Ground-Control Station
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RTI Middleware Powers New General Atomics Aeronautical Systems UAS Ground-Control Station

Successful Predator UAS flight demonstration proves advanced cockpit-control networking design effectiveness WASHINGTON DC-August 6, 2007-Real-Time Innovations (RTI), The Real-Time Middleware Experts, announced today that RTI middleware is being used in the General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc. (GA-ASI), Advanced Cockpit Ground Control Station (GCS). A recent flight demonstration on a...

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Servo Motor is designed for motion control applications.
Miscellaneous Controls

Servo Motor is designed for motion control applications.

Suited for driving large flywheel loads without additional gearing, Model QCI-A23K-3 NEMA 23 frame motor generates 145 oz-in. continuous torque, 165 oz-in. peak torque, and 58 W peak mechanical power. It comes standard with 8,000 count/rev encoder and is available in both IP50 and IP65 (wash down) packages. When combined with servo controller/drivers, motor creates high torque servo control...

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Miscellaneous Controls

Cartesian Motion Systems can be built to user requirements.

Combining Rexroth standard electromechanical and pneumatic components, camoLINE enables manufacturing engineers who need Cartesian motion to create system that best suits application at hand. Aluminum profiles up to 4 m long form structural system, each featuring 2 rows of centering holes with standardized spacing. Centering rings connect individual camoLINE components, directly or via matching...

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Miscellaneous Controllers

Perpetuum and Texas Instruments Enable Sensor System Manufacturers to Transmit High Data Loads Entirely Powered by Vibration Energy-Harvesting

Perpetuum, the world leader in vibration energy-harvesting, announces its PMG17 vibration energy-harvesting microgenerator can readily be used to power the Texas Instruments CC2420 single chip RF transceiver and MSP430 16 bit ultra-low-power microcontroller. As a result, sensor node manufacturers can now design battery-free sensor systems using the IEEE 802.15.4 standard even for the most data...

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Miscellaneous Controllers

ICSA Labs Certifies Secure Virtual Private Network Products

MECHANICSBURG, Pennsylvania, August 1/-- Verizon Business Independent Division Helps Vendors Meet Strict Criteria for Safeguarding Customer Data ICSA Labs, an independent division of Verizon Business, has certified safeguards for four virtual private network (VPN) products that help business and government agencies securely connect workers to corporate resources. ICSA Labs, part of Verizon...

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Miscellaneous Controllers

HEIDENHAIN Exhibits Place Machine Tool Accuracy on Center Stage at EMO

SCHAUMBURG, IL - (July 2007) - The HEIDENHAIN show at EMO in September (in Germany) stands under the motto HEIDENHAIN shows the way to precision". And besides offering numerous activities at or near the exhibition ground, visitors to the booth (Hall 25, Booth E18) will gain information on the accuracy of machine tools and its effects on the parts produced. Demo units and presentations will help...

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Miscellaneous Controllers

AC Servo Motors and Amps suit motion control applications.

VersaMotion AC Servo Motors and Amplifiers can be combined with VersaMax Micro for low-end position control applications or used as standalone single-axis position controller for indexing or electronic gear follower applications. Flexibility of command interface and user-defined operating modes translates to variety of system architectures. While power ratings range from 100 W to 3 kW, continuous...

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