Programmable Logic Controllers

Programmable Logic Controllers

RF Transceiver suits low-power wireless applications.

Operating at 315, 433, 868, and 915 MHz frequency bands, Model CC1101 sub-1 GHz RF transceiver can also be programmed for frequencies in 300-348, 387-464 and 779-928 MHz bands. It provides hardware support for package handling, data buffering, burst transmissions, clear channel assessment, link quality indication, and wake-on radio. Using SPI interface, unit controls main operating parameters and...

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Altera Ships Production-Qualified Arria GX FPGAs

SAN JOSE, Calif., June 27 / / -- Altera Corporation (NASDAQ:ALTR) today shipped its first production-qualified Arria(TM) GX FPGAs. The EP1AGX50 device with 50K logic elements (LEs) and EP1AGX60 device with 60K LEs are now shipping to customers. The Arria GX family of low-cost, transceiver-based FPGAs is optimized to support PCI Express (x1 and x4), Gigabit Ethernet and Serial RapidIO(TM)...

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Beckhoff TwinSAFE, Safety I/O Technology Now Available for Use in North America

Highly flexible and modular I/O terminals create safe automation and control systems without the need for safety PLCs or special safety networks MINNEAPOLIS, June 27, 2007 - To provide industrial machine builders and users in North America the most advanced safety systems possible, Beckhoff Automation has announced TwinSAFE safety I/O technology for the North American markets. Having received all...

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CPLD Starter Kit cuts development time of handheld devices.

Helping users develop and test applications, CoolRunner(TM)-II is suited for prototyping handheld devices, smartphones, and motor control interfaces. Kit includes evaluation board with 8 expansion connectors, ISE(TM) WebPack(TM) design software, and 3 modules, including PS2, 7-segment display, and slide switch. Available in densities from 32-512 macrocells, CoolRunner-II operates up to 323 MHz...

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Programmable Logic Controller features digital touchscreen.

Housed in 7 in. rack-mounted enclosure, Model CIA-2 monitors I/O and turns on/off relays for limits, safeties, and cell operation hardware. It can also be used as process controller with PID functionality. Unit includes 12 customizable pushbuttons, 32 solid-state digital inputs, 16 solid-state digital outputs, 12 relay outputs, and 8 process control loops. With color touchscreen, users can view...

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FPGAs are designed for use in space applications.

Targeted towards space-flight designs, radiation-tolerant RTAX-SL field programmable gate array (FPGA) series is comprised of three members with embedded memory, SEU-hardened flip-flops, multiple I/Os, and hermetic packaging. Each programmable logic solution offers radiation performance that exceeds requirements of space applications. Also available, prototyping capabilities address early concept...

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Digital Front End Solution enables algorithm design.

TD-SCDMA Digital Front End (DFE) reference design solution enables users to construct 3GPP-compliant DFE designs for base station configurations. System includes full-speed working demo, reference designs, and IP library with optimized System Generator IP Blocks for digital up and digital down conversion functions. Other features include Virtex(TM) -4 platform FPGAs, EVM of 1.6% RMS, ACLR >80 dB,...

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Control System targets bio-processing industry.

Using standard PLCs and distributed control systems, i-ControlXL offers scientists and engineering communities intuitive navigation, color touch screen interface, and options for bioreactor controls, pumps, and sensors. Same system can be used to control autoclavable vessels, single-use bioreactors, or SIP/CIP systems. Fieldbus-based unit provides engineers with open system architecture and...

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Xilinx Announces Production Qualification of Entire Line of Spartan-3A I/O Optimized FPGAs

SAN JOSE, Calif., May 8 -- Xilinx, Inc. (NASDAQ:XLNX), the world's leading programmable logic device (PLD) provider, today announced production qualification of its entire line of 90nm I/O optimized Spartan(TM)-3A platform. This includes all five devices of the Spartan-3A platform including the XC3S50A, XC3S200A, XC3S400A, XC3S700A, and XC3S1400A devices. With consistent evolution of the...

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Locon Sensors Withstand Extreme Temperatures

Locon Sensor Systems offer robust sensor solutions for even the most severe environmental conditions. Their line of high-temp inductive sensors and their cylindrical photoelectric series can operate in temperatures up to 250 degrees Celsius. See our video to learn more.

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