Renault-Nissan and Project Better Place Prepare for First Mass Marketed Electric Vehicles

MOU signed today in Jerusalem for first application on Israeli market JERUSALEM, Jan. 21 -- In a significant move towards reducing CO2 car emissions as well as particles pollution, the Renault-Nissan Alliance and Project Better Place engage in a breakthrough with electric vehicles in Israel. The solution framework comes in response to the Israeli State's challenge to the auto industry and its...

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Xilinx Adds Three New Devices to Award-Winning 65nm Virtex-5 Family to Give Customers in New Markets More Cost and Density Options

Made Possible by Modular ASMBL(TM) architecture, New Family Members Meet Cost, Density and Performance Requirements Driven by Growing Adoption of Virtex-5 FPGAs in New Markets SAN JOSE, Calif., Jan. 21 -- Xilinx, Inc. (NASDAQ:XLNX) today introduced three new devices and small form factor packaging to its award winning 65nm Virtex(TM)-5 LX and LXT FPGA platforms as the adoption of programmable...

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MTS Sensors Ensure Precision in Airbus Wing Assembly

CARY, N.C. (January 21, 2008) - MTS Systems Corp., Sensors Division is providing the R-Series SSI encoder position sensor to Electroimpact, Inc., for its material handling solution designed to provide a stable control system in the wing assembly of the Airbus A380. The Temposonics-® RH SSI linear transducers measure vertical position in panel loader arms that are designed to guarantee precise...

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SPS/IPC/DRIVES: Revolutionary New Automation Software and Three New Components

Danaher Motion Suite software package radically simplifies and speeds up programming and commissioning of automation solutions The Danaher Motion Suite, which is supported worldwide, rounds off Danaher Motion's comprehensive selection of motion and automation components and reinforces the company's position as a global automation supplier. This package is based on the company's tried and tested,...

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Nortel Optical Solution Delivers Wavelength on Demand for Surfnet Users

STARPLANE PROJECT DRIVES GLOBAL INNOVATION AND COLLABORATION WITH REAL-TIME DISTRIBUTED COMPUTING NOVEMBER 13, 2007 AMSTERDAM, The Netherlands - SURFnet, a global leader in advanced network research, is enhancing the collaborative powers of academics at universities and higher education institutions in The Netherlands using a Nortel [NYSE/TSX: NT] intelligent optical solution. The network powers...

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Multiaxis Controller delivers multiple modes of motion.

Multiaxis Controller delivers multiple modes of motion.

Accelera DMC-40x0 accepts encoder inputs up to 22 MHz, provides servo update rates as high as 32 kHz, and processes commands in as fast as 40 Â-µsec. It is available in 1-8 axis formats, and each axis is user-configurable for stepper or servo motor operation. Packaged in metal enclosure, solution operates stand-alone or interfaces to PC via Ethernet 10/100Base-T or RS232. Other features...

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Video Module offers multiple channel video capture.

Channel video capture DVR module, TBM-1420 is equipped with PCI Express bus interface and 4 onboard PCI-based Conexant BT878A video capture controllers. Tiny-BusÂ-® Modular Expansion allows for single motherboard installation. Designed for x86-based computing applications, module is suitable for applications requiring multiple channels of real-time, D1 resolution and 16M true color video...

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Infineon and Delphi Partner to Develop a New AUTOSAR-Based Platform for Central Body Modules

Neubiberg, Germany - January 9, 2008 - Infineon Technologies (FSE/NYSE: IFX) today announced a strategic technology collaboration with the automotive system manufacturer Delphi Corporation. Infineon and Delphi have agreed to collaborate closely on developing a new generation of body control units based on the standard AUTOSAR (AUTomotive Open System ARchitecture). Delphi is to contribute...

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bioMETRX, Inc. Announces Integration of AuthenTec Sensor in SmartTOUCH(TM) Product Line

Consumer Biometric Product Line Utilizes World's Best Selling Silicon Fingerprint Sensor MELBOURNE, Fla./JERICHO, New York, December 18, 2007 - AuthenTec, Inc. (NASDAQ: AUTH), the world's leading provider of fingerprint sensors and solutions, and bioMETRX, Inc. (OTC BB: BMRX), a leading provider of biometrically secured consumer products, jointly announced today that bioMETRX has incorporated...

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Robust Control Software Tools from ACA Motion Control Minimize Application Development Time

Robust Control Software Tools from ACA Motion Control Minimize Application Development Time

January 17, 2008 FREE motion control software features simulator and MMI tools that enable development of applications without hardware, improving time-to-market... PLYMOUTH, MN (January 17, 2008) - ACS Motion Control, an international manufacturer of advanced multi-axis motion controllers, machine controllers and integrated control modules, has developed powerful, user-friendly motion control...

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