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Programmable Logic Controllers

Plastics OEM, Thoreson-McCosh, Integrates Total Controls System Solution with Siemens SIMATIC S7-200 Micro PLCs

Modern production and processing machines are required to satisfy ever-increasing demands for productivity, cost effectiveness and flexibility. Shorter throughput times and faster retooling are expected norms for an efficiently-operating plant. Eliminating costly disturbances and downtime resulting from maintenance work, or the lack of it, is critical to maintaining process flow and...

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Altera and TRS-STAR Announce Automotive Industry's First Scalable Infotainment Platform

PARIS Platform Offers Designers a Flexible Solution for Incorporating Intellectual Property Into Car Multimedia Systems SAN JOSE, Calif. and STUTENSEE, Germany, Oct. 10 -- Altera Corporation (NASDAQ:ALTR) and TRS-STAR GmbH today announced the PARIS development platform, the industry's first fully scalable infotainment platform for the automotive market. Featuring an Altera(R) Stratix(R) II FPGA,...

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OptiCAN Network Provides for Distributed Control

FREDERICKTOWN, OHIO, September 21, 2007 - Divelbiss Corporation, serving the electronic and industrial control industry since 1974, announces availability of OptiCAN a dedicated CAN network protocol which allows all CAN enabled PLC on a Chip® based products to interact. The basic protocol is now standard in the Divelbiss EZ Ladder® software and allows for up to ten (10) nodes in the OptiCAN...

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Altera and XtremeData Show Industry's Highest Performance Front Side Bus Module for Intel Xeon Processor-Based Platforms

Stratix III FPGA-Based Module Delivers Significant Cost, Power and Space Savings SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 18 / / -- Altera Corporation (NASDAQ:ALTR) and XtremeData, Inc. today announced they are demonstrating their operational FPGA/Intel(R) Xeon(R) processor-based front side bus (FSB) module at the Intel Developer Forum. Equipped with an Altera(R) high performance Stratix(R) III FPGA, the XD2000i...

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Mouser Electronics Dramatically Expands Linecard with the Addition of 31 Leading Suppliers in First Half 2007

Mansfield, Texas, USA - August 13, 2007 - Mouser Electronics, Inc., known for its rapid introduction of the newest products, today announced it has dramatically expanded its linecard by signing 31 additional electronic component suppliers in the first half of 2007. With an already extensive portfolio of products across the board, the additional suppliers bolster the product choices for Mouser's...

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Field Programmable Gate Array supports DDR3 DIMM modules.

Featuring 150K logic elements, EP3SL150 is 65 nm Stratix® III FPGA that complies with JEDEC DDR3 SDRAM standard, including read and write leveling to DIMMs as well as devices. I/O blocks are embedded with all timing-critical circuits, and Programmable Power Technology enables every programmable logic array block, DSP block, and memory block to operate independently at high-speed or...

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Altera Delivers PCI-SIG Compliant x1 and x4 PCI Express Solution Supporting Arria GX FPGAs

Arria GX FPGA Development Kit Certified PCI-SIG Compliant SAN JOSE, Calif., Aug. 7 / Altera Corporation (NASDAQ:ALTR) today announced that its low-cost Arria(TM) GX FPGA Development Kit has passed PCI-SIG's compliance tests on its first submission. Altera® Arria GX FPGAs, combined with Altera's PCI Express x4 MegaCore® intellectual property (IP) function, are an integral part of the...

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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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Xilinx Delivers ISE Webpack 9.2i - Offering Expanded Support for Latest 65nm Virtex-5 FPGAs

Free, downloadable design solution now offers Microsoft Windows Vista Support July 10, 2007, SAN JOSE, Calif. - Xilinx, Inc. (NASDAQ: XLNX ) today announced immediate availability of Integrated Software Environment (ISE(TM)) WebPACK(TM) 9.2i- the latest version of the company's free downloadable programmable logic design suite. The 9.2i version includes all the features and enhancements of Xilinx...

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