Controls and Controllers

Laser Diode Driver supports HD-DVD/Blu-ray, DVD, and CD formats.

Housed in 4 x 4 mm, 24-pin QFN24 package, ATR0881 IC is designed for use in combined HD-DVD/Blu-ray, DVD, and CD drives. It has blue, red, and infrared outputs for connecting 3 laser diodes. Gain of each of device's 5 channels can be individually programmed using serial interface, which can also be used to set all parameters of integrated oscillator. Integrated frequency counter enables frequency...

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Miscellaneous Controls

I/O Stations integrate I/O into PROFIBUS-DP networks.

Suited for pharmaceutical, chemical, and material handling industries, FDP20 I/O Stations are available in versions with 16 inputs, 16 inputs/outputs, and 8 inputs paired with 8 inputs/outputs. Glass-filled nylon housing with integrated DIN-rail connector provides IP 20 protection and makes stations suitable for integrating I/O in existing panels onto PROFIBUS. Nine-pin female D connector...

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Helicopters

Hamilton Sundstrand to Supply Fly-by-Wire Flight Control Computers and Actuators for New CH-53K Helicopters

PARIS, June 18 /- PARIS AIR SHOW - Hamilton Sundstrand, a subsidiary of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE:UTX), has been selected to supply advanced fly-by-wire flight control computers, and primary main and tail rotor actuators for the U.S. Marines' CH-53K heavy lift helicopter fleet. The contract includes design, development and production work. Design and development will begin immediately with...

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Miscellaneous Controllers

I/O Expansion Boards are suited for embedded designs.

Available for standard and custom functions, RoHS-compliant Serial Peripheral eXpansion(TM) (SPX(TM)) modules implement SPI Bus that operates on 14-pin interconnect cable. Offerings include 8-channel analog input module, CANbus controller, 4-channel analog output module, TTL I/O port expansion, and 8-channel solid state switch. Up to 4 SPX modules, of identical or different functionality, can be...

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Miscellaneous Controllers

MKS Exhibits New Control Solutions at SEMICON West 2007

MKS Instruments, Inc. will exhibit the CONTINUUM(TM) Universal Industrial Network Gateway with cLogic(TM) and the MacroNode(TM) I/O Controller with EtherCAT interface at SEMICON West, July 17-19 in San Francisco. These new solutions offer more precise process control through faster network performance and improved web browser diagnostics. The MKS CONTINUUM quickly connects any serial device to...

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Miscellaneous Controls

Pratt & Whitney Rocketdyne Engines Use New Performance Monitors on Shuttle Launch

CANOGA PARK, Calif., June 8 / / -- A trio of Pratt & Whitney Rocketdyne Space Shuttle Main Engines (SSME), fitted with new controllers to actively monitor engine health and performance, powered the launch of the Space Shuttle Atlantis from NASA's Kennedy Space Center today. Pratt & Whitney Rocketdyne is a United Technologies Corp. [NYSE: UTX] company and has provided the SSME since the first...

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Miscellaneous Controls

Motion Control Card features modularized design.

Model PCI-8154 4-axis pulse train motion control card controls steppers, servos, and linear motors. Features include pulse rates of up to 6.55 MHz, hardware-controlled emergency stop, software security protection, 13 homing modes, modularized design with extension board support, and card index switch to support multiple cards. Controls enable movement through multiple axes with linear and...

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Electrical Regulators

DC/DC Buck Controllers accept input voltage up to 30 V.

Housed in 2.9 x 2.8 mm TSOT6 package, Models SP6125, SP6126, and SP6127 feature frequencies of 300, 600, and 900 kHz, respectively. Step down controllers are appropriate for generating 5 or 3.3 V system bus, as well as providing 1.x V core voltage for devices such as Altera's Cyclone® and Xilinx's Spartan(TM) FPGAs. Specified over -40 to +125°C temperature range, regulators include...

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Miscellaneous Controllers

Interphase and Surf Complete I-TDM Interoperability Enabling Multi-Media Solution Delivery on AdvancedTCA® and MicroTCA(TM) Platforms

- Joint Solution Enables Cost-Effective Development of IP-to-TDM Applications for VoIP, 3G and IMS Networks PLANO, Texas and YOKNE'AM, Israel, June 14 // -- Interphase Corporation (NASDAQ:INPH), a leading provider of robust building blocks, highly integrated subsystems and innovative gateway appliances for the converged communications network, and Surf Communication Solutions ( Surf"), a leading...

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Miscellaneous Controllers

SGI Technology Powers L'ecole Gobelins Final Push for 31st Annual Annecy International Animation Festival

Rendering Deadlines for Millions of HD Images Easily Realized with SGI Altix XE Systems, PipelineFX Qube!(TM) Render Farm Management and Microsoft Windows Compute Cluster Server SUNNYVALE, Calif., June 14 / / -- To render millions of high-definition image files in time for opening night festivities of the famed Annecy 2007 International Animation Festival, June 11-16 in Annecy, France, Gobelins,...

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