Automation Systems

PAS and Intergraph Team for Improved Automation Configuration Management

Houston, TX - December 7, 2006 - PAS, the leading global supplier of people and asset solutions and Intergraph Corporation, the leading global provider of spatial information management (SIM) software, today announced the integration of the SmartPlant Instrumentation software (powered by INtools) from Intergraph with the Integrity software from PAS, which will facilitate improved management of...

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Interfaces

SERCOS III I/O Profile Specification Completed

Nuremberg, Germany - November 28, 2006 -- The SERCOS trade organizations announced today the completion of an I/O profile for SERCOS III, the Ethernet-based version of the SERCOS interface. This specifies a powerful device profile for decentralized I/O modules, which can be used for block I/Os as well as modular I/Os. It also supports hybrid devices that combine several functionalities in one...

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Controls and Controllers

STMicroelectronics Drives for Higher Integration with 8-Bit Microcontroller Family Now Qualified for Automotive Applications

Geneva, December 7, 2006 - STMicroelectronics (NYSE: STM), one of the world's leading suppliers of microcontrollers for automotive applications, today announced that its ST7FMC microcontroller family has been Automotive-Grade qualified to meet the specific and rigorous demands of the automotive market. Built around an industry-standard 8-bit core and designed for driving Brushless Direct Current...

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Communication Systems

MaxStream First to Offer ZigBee Certified Wireless Modules

XBee(TM) Product Line Gains Approval from the ZigBee Alliance MINNETONKA, Minn., Dec. 8 /- Digi International (NASDAQ:DGII) announces that its MaxStream branded XBee(TM) product family has been ZigBee Certified by the ZigBee Alliance. The XBee and XBee-PRO OEM RF modules passed rigorous independent testing to become one of only four products to receive ZigBee certification. Obtaining this...

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Automation Systems

Intevia® Evaluation Kit Contains New Mechanisms for Customer Tests

TROY, Mich. Oct. 4, 2006 - Textron Fastening Systems has introduced three families of Intevia® mechanisms with embedded intelligence that allows remote locking and unlocking of fasteners. The new mechanisms are contained in an Intevia® Evaluation Kit (E-Kit) that Textron Fastening Systems is providing to corporate research and design centers and independent and university test labs....

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Automation Systems

Textron Fastening Systems Unveils Intevia® Intelligent Fastening Solutions Evaluation Kit

Hall 1 - Stand C13 - Farnborough International Airshow 2006 Farnborough, England (July 17, 2006) - Textron Fastening Systems today unveiled an Evaluation Kit for Intevia® intelligent fastening solutions that gives designers and engineers a hands-on opportunity to quickly and easily assess the features, capabilities and application potential of this advanced technology. The Evaluation Kit...

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Positioners

New Line of Rugged, Low-Cost Positioning Tables Offers OEMs Design Flexibility in a Compact Package

Irwin, PA, September 26, 2006 - Parker's Electromechanical Automation Division, a leading supplier of motion control technology, announces the release of the 402XE and 403XE family of linear positioning tables. Designed to reduce overall machine cost and allow manufacturers to speed their time to market, the rugged 402XE and 403XE are available in a complete compact package with motor and limit...

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Positioners

Primatics Introduces PCL40 Precision Low Profile Linear Positioning Stage

Tangent, OR, August 1, 2006 - Primatics, Inc., an innovator in precision motion, introduces its newest linear positioning stage series: the PCL40. These low profile, ballscrew driven stages are ideal for inspection, assembly and dispensing applications found in the life sciences, semiconductor and photonics industries. The PCL 40 is available in four travel lengths of 50mm to 300mm. Two motor...

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Microsoft Entertainment and Devices Division to Launch Habu Mouse, Wireless Laser Desktop 6000 and Fingerprint Reader in Middle East
Controls and Controllers

Microsoft Entertainment and Devices Division to Launch Habu Mouse, Wireless Laser Desktop 6000 and Fingerprint Reader in Middle East

Latest additions to computer accessories and peripherals offer leading technology, comfort and convenience Microsoft's Entertainment and Devices (E&D) Division has announced plans to launch in the Middle East, the Microsoft Habu Mouse, the Wireless Laser Desktop 6000 and the Microsoft Fingerprint Reader, which form the latest additions to its new line-up of computer accessories and peripherals....

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Zone Control Modules target material handling applications.
Controls and Controllers

Zone Control Modules target material handling applications.

Designed for conveyor applications, Series B 1799 Modules combine I/O circuits, power supply, and network adapters into single IP00 module to offer local control of outputs using DeviceLogix technology. Zone Control Cards can directly consume data from up to 4 other cards without going through PLC scanner. Other features include password protection and built-in DeviceNet communications.

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