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Perle Systems Reveals How Golden Gate Bridge Switched from Manned Toll-booths to An All-electronic Toll System

There is no question that human-powered toll booth jobs are near extinction – losing out to cost-saving technology.  By switching to an all-electronic payment system, the Golden Gate Bridge Authority estimates it will save $16 million over eight years, while speeding up travel time. Instead of manned toll-booths, the FasTrak all-electronic system bills customers by using cameras to detect...

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Communication Systems & Equipment

Future Electronics Promotes CMOS Ultra Low Power Digital Gas Sensors from Cambridge

Pointe Claire, Quebec - Future Electronics, a global leading distributor of electronic components, recently announced immediate shipping availability for Cambridge's CMOS CCS811 ultra low power digital gas sensors for monitoring indoor air quality. The CCS811 is an ultra-low power digital gas sensor solution which integrates an industry leading gas sensor solution with a microcontroller unit...

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Electrical Equipment & Systems

XMC FPGA Module includes VITA 49 protocol engine.

Based on Xilinx Virtex-6 FPGA, Cobalt® Model 71664 includes IP engine for VITA 49 Radio Transport protocol. Front end A/D converter stage accepts 4 analog HF or IF inputs on front panel SSMC connectors, with each transformer-coupled to TI ADS5485 200 MHz, 16-bit A/D converters. Designed for both rugged and lab environments, Model 71664 comes preconfigured with suite of built-in functions for...

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Communication Systems & Equipment

Mini Media Converters suit outdoor environments.

Featuring environmentally hardened design, M/GE-ISW-xx-01 Series enables conversion of copper to fiber in extreme or outdoor 10/100/1,000 unshielded twisted pair environments. Mini Ethernet bridging converters include Auto-Negotiation, AutoCross, Active Link Pass Through, and Automatic Link Restoration, which automatically establish, configure, and restore optimal links. Measuring 1.8 x 3.3 x...

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How to Effectively and Efficiently Clean Heat Exchangers, Part I
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How to Effectively and Efficiently Clean Heat Exchangers, Part I

For refineries and petrochemical plants, cleaning heat exchangers is a dirty job but somebody has to do it. While there are many approaches on how to clean shell and tube heat exchangers, it is indisputable that the right method is absolutely critical for ensuring that equipment is fully operational. Otherwise, you could end up with a potential equipment shutdown, which will cost you time and money. In this three-part series, you will learn about the various benefits, methods, and obstacles involved in heat exchanger cleaning. Part one introduces the fundamentals of cleaning, as well as explores the pros and cons of on-site versus off-site services. Download the first of this three series to assist you in finding the best solution for your dirty job here.

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Communication Systems & Equipment

Ka-band Block Upconverter supports satellite communications.

Rated at 25 Watts, ATOM Ka-band Block Upconverter and Solid State Power Amplifier is software switchable between commercial and military Ka-band frequency 29–30 and 30–31 GHz, including WGS compliance. Custom variants are available from 27–32 GHz. Offered in 1:1 redundant configurations, product is suited for applications where size and weight are of concern, including airborne and...

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Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Rugged EW Wideband DRFM, ADC/DAC Transceiver and FPGA Processing Solutions Displayed By Curtiss-Wright at AOC 2015

Features In-Booth Demonstration of the 12 GSPS CHAMP-WB-DRFM Quick Start Kit and the Compact 3U 2-4GSPS VPX3-530 Wideband DRFM System AOC International Symposium (Booth #134), Washington, D.C. – Curtiss-Wright Corporation today announced that its Defense Solutions division will display its latest industry leading commercial-off-the-shelf (COTS) solutions designed for use in demanding EW and...

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A/D and D/A Converters utilize Virtex-7 FPGAs.
Electrical Equipment & Systems

A/D and D/A Converters utilize Virtex-7 FPGAs.

Suited for radar, communications, and DAQ applications, FlexorSet Model 5973-324 for 3U VPX and Model 7070-324 for PCIe consist of Flexor Model 3324 4-channel A/D and 4-channel D/A FMC installed on either of 2 carriers. Carriers contain Pentek FPGA intellectual property for A/D acquisition and D/A waveform playback, which is matched to four 500 MHz, 16-bit A/Ds and four 1.5 GHz, 16-bit D/As...

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Electrical Equipment & Systems

Altera DOCSIS 3.1 Remote PHY Design Enables Distributed Cable Networks

San Jose, Calif. – Altera Corporation (NASDAQ: ALTR) is attending the SCTE Cable Expo in New Orleans, October 13-16 (Booth #3135), to demonstrate a new, flexible and upgradeable silicon solution for multi-service operators (MSOs) that enables the next-generation of cable architectures at the same low power consumption levels as ASICs. The Altera DOCSIS Remote (MAC) PHY design, which is being...

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Dies & Stamping Services
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Dies & Stamping Services

PDS is an established leader in progressive die stamping, with a reputation for providing precision and value that dates back more than half a century. Through extensive capabilities and a staff of seasoned professionals, we set the standard for quality, delivering flexible services that can meet the needs of the most challenging requirements. See our video to learn more.

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