Comms, Computing and Control
Korenix unveils JetNet 4508 V2 series Industrial 8-port Fast Ethernet / Fiber Switches with enhanced management functions for Efficient and Real-Time Networking in Harsh Outdoor Environments
Korenix launches the V2 superior model of the JetNet 4508 series 8-port industrial managed switches and JetNet 4508f series 8-port industrial managed fiber switches, designed with enhanced management & security functionalities and high system reliability for ensuring outstanding network performance in large-scale industrial applications, such as transportation systems, public utilities, oil and mining areas etc.
Korenix - JetBox 9563G - World’s First 4-port Gigabit & 4-port 12~24V PoE Linux-based Router Computer w/ Mobile Expansion Slot for Enhanced, High-Speed Backbone Vehicle Surveillance
Korenix upgrades its series of embedded vehicle computers by launching the new JetBox 9563G Industrial Embedded VPN Router Platform, which in addition to exclusive 12~24V PoE booster ports offers 4 gigabit ports, enabling users to ensure high bandwidth video transmission in transit systems.
Korenix releases New Embedded Linux-based VPN Routing Platform, the JetBox 9433G w/ 4 Gigabit ports and -40~80oC op. temp. for High Speed Remote Computing & Networking in Ruggedized Applications
Korenix extends its series of Embedded VPN Platforms with the release of JetBox 9433G programmable Linux-based routing computer which provides 4 additional gigabit ports for high speed and high bandwidth data transmission. With its enriched interface design the computer is a great fit for applications where various device connections are required: 4 GbE for backbone network construction, 4 LAN for data transmission, 8 DIO for digital device connection, 3 USB for embedded system expansion with wireless and cellular network connectivity, etc... Equipped with IP31-grade rugged fan-less enclosure, including vibration/shock resistance and -40~80℃ wide operating temperature, JetBox 9433G ensures reliable and high performance operation of large network infrastructures in severe industrial environments.
Korenix JetOS95 v1.3 for JetBox Embedded VPN Platforms now support VRRP router redundancy & Ericsson 3.5G/GPS Mobile Module for Enhanced Performance and Rich Mobile Expansion
Korenix releases the enhanced JetOS95 v1.3 Software in its JetBox 9400 / 9500 / 5400 series Embedded VPN Router Computers with additional routing redundancy functionalities and modulized drivers for providing enhanced network performance and flexible connectivity for front-end industrial control applications.
Nortel Compatible 1000Base-SX Transceiver
GAO Fiber Optics is offering its Nortel compatible transceiver which is a hot-swappable device that allows Gigabit Ethernet ports to link with fiber optic networks. It is an ideal tool for both telecommunication and data communication applications such as 10 Gb/s SONET/SDH, Fiber Channel, Gigabit Ethernet, 10Gb Ethernet and other applications such as DWDM links or MMF applications.
3Com Compatible Transceivers
GAO Fiber Optics is offering 3Com compatible transceivers which are designed for SONET, Gigabit Ethernet, Fiber Channel and other applications. The 3Com compatible transceivers can be used in conjunction with SFP modules supported by 3Com devices.
Hot-Pluggable CWDM SFP Compatible Transceiver
chas released this hot-pluggable CWDM SFP Cisco compatible transceiver. It plugs into an SFP port or slot of a Cisco switch or router to link the port with the fiber-optic network. The transceiver can be used with various Cisco switches, routers and optical transport devices.
Marvell - First Media Server with Powerline Communications Technology
Marvell today introduced the first media server with built-in Powerline Communications (PLC) network connectivity. This technology provides an integrated home media server that offers developers and users a new way to connect devices across the home network and share personal media and cloud-based content – including photos, video, music and games – using existing electrical wiring already available in the home.
Specification for SERCOS III Energy Profile Released and Whitepaper Available
The SERCOS vendor organizations have announced the release of the energy profile specification for the SERCOS III Real-time Ethernet Communications System.
Mercury Computer Systems Launches High Performance Products for Defense Applications Based on the 2nd Generation Intel® Core™ Processor Family
Mercury Computer Systems announced the Ensemble Series 6U OpenVPX LDS6521 and the 3U OpenVPX SBC3510 modules based on the 2nd generation Intel Core processor family. Mercury's new modules enable best-of-breed subsystem application performance for extremely demanding ISR, defense, and aerospace applications.
Pentek’s Real-Time Recording and Playback Instrument Offers COTS Configurations with Customizable Options
Pentek, Inc., today announced its first multi-channel real-time recording and playback instrument based on the company's popular Cobalt family of Xilinx Virtex-6 FPGA modules – the Model RTS 2706. Housed in a 4U rack-mountable enclosure, the RTS 2706 utilizes 16-bit 200 MHz A/Ds and 16-bit 800 MHz D/As with as many as 20 hot swappable SATA (Serial Advanced Technology Attachment) drives configurable as RAID (Redundant Array of Independent Disks) Levels 0, 1, 5, 6, 10 or 50. The RTS 2706 instrument includes COTS (Commercial-Off-The-Shelf) features that can be selected by the customer to suit his application.
Brainboxes expands it’s uPCI range with multiple port RS232 with LPT
Brainboxes, a leader in Serial and Bluetooth connectivity, has expanded its uPCI range. The three latest products add 4 RS232 ports with an LPT port to PCI based computers. The card variations are UC-263, UC-295 and UC-414.
Celcite announces Multi-Technology SON solution
Celcite Management Solutions (www.celcite.com), the world's leading provider of network optimisation tools for wireless networks, today announced the launch of its Multi-Technology Self-Organising Networks (SON) solution. As networks are becoming more complex, integrating multi-band (700/900/1800/2100/2600MHz), multi-carrier systems and combining GSM, UMTS, HSPA and LTE technologies, inter-technology interaction now has a three-dimensional impact on network performance. Celcite's Multi–Technology SON solution has been specifically developed to measure and manage the interaction between the different technologies and layers, and provides a technology- and vendor-agnostic platform that enables operators to manage these complex networks efficiently.
OpenATE Announces New Model PEMU32
Multifunction logic IC tester : All-in-one includes digital IO, PMU and DPS
High-performance PICMG 1.0 Slot CPU with Intel GM45 Mobile Chipset
DSM Computer's current industrial Slot CPU 96M4296o conforms to the proven and still very popular PICMG 1.0 Standard. The compact CPU card is equipped with an Intel® Core™ 2 Duo (Penryn) processor with the 667/800/1066 MHz front-side bus or a Celeron™ processor and the Intel® GM45/ICH9M chipset with the Intel® Graphics Media Accelerator 4500MHD. The module can be equipped with two DDR3 SO-DIMM memory modules that have a maximum capacity of 8 GB. This makes the Slot CPU 96M4296o, DSM Computer's most powerful mobile platform in this form factor.
VIA Launches VIA eH1, Embedded Industry's First Dedicated Graphics Card
VIA Technologies today announced the world's first graphics card designed specifically for the embedded market with the VIA eH1, a DX10.1 compliant, multi-display card that thrusts any system with a PCI Express slot into a new realm of graphics and video capability.
Acrosser launches dual core ATOM based networking platform with 4 x Giga bps LAN ports
ACROSSER Technology, a world-leading networking communication appliance designer and manufacturer, launches AR-N6000 and AR-R6000 networking platforms based on Intel ATOM single core and dual core D410/D510 processor. They feature a 1U rack mount or desktop chassis maximum 2GB memory, 4 x GbE LAN ports, LAN bypass, PCI expansion slot, 4 x USB ports, 2 x SATA port and console port.
Acrosser Technology Co. Ltd, global professional industrial embedded computer manufacturer, official announce new EPIC size embedded computer board
Acrosser Technology launched the AR-B5631 based on Intel GME965 chipset supports Intel Core 2 Duo / Core Duo / Celeron CPU and high-speed memory DDRII 533/667/800MHz SO-DIMM up to 2GB.
AIS - Military Standard COTS & Custom Embedded Computing Systems and Displays for U.S. DOD/Government Contractors
American Industrial Systems Inc. American Industrial Systems, Inc. (AIS) is an ISO 9001:2008 certified supplier of Military-spec commercial-of-the-shelf (COTS) embedded computing systems and displays designed to withstand harsh environments. The military grade computers and displays meet MIL-810, MIL-461, DO-160, and DNV compliance standards for shock, vibration, humidity, EMI, temperature, and drop testing. AIS´ line card includes, rugged fixed in-vehicle computer and displays, mobile tablet pc´s, rugged PDA, and marine displays and PC´s for applications in aerospace, defense/military, maritime, homeland security, detention and public safety.
Cherry wireless notebook mice run around quickly
Three new Cherry mice designed specifically for use with notebook and laptop PCs are now available to make life on the go easier. The Life Nano, Azuro and Passenger mice are all wireless, compact and designed to suit the most demanding of users.
Acrosser to present AMD 780E platform for Comma 6a, Low cost VIA gaming board & Mini-ITX gaming solution
Acrosser extends the multiplicity of its ACE series gaming solution and benefit gaming industry different level requirements on performance and cost. These models utilize the latest computer technology from Intel, AMD and VIA as their basic platform and integrate Acrosser's gaming control technology. Acrosser's All-in-One products feature digital I/O, Non-volatile SRAM, counter, pulse generator, timer, intrusion logger, security, RNG, ccTalk, and secured Real Time Clock. These features combined with software development kit substantially reduce the required gaming software engineering resource. Thanks to the identical software interface design, game developers can benefit from Acrosser's cross platform SDK.
DFI Announces COM Express Module HR900-B Supporting 2nd Generation Intel Core i7-2710QE Processor
DFI today launches the COM Express basic type 2 form factor HR900-B mobile platform offering higher processing performance, superior graphics display support, and evolutionary memory system and I/O interface improvements. This embedded module uses an Intel® QM67 Express chipset supporting the quad core 2nd Generation Intel® Core™ i7-2710QE processor and dual core 2nd Generation Intel® Core™ i5-2510E processor on 32nm process technology.
DFI Announces Mini-ITX Embedded Board HR100-CRM Supporting Mobile 2nd Generation Intel® Core i7-2710QE Processor
DFI today launches the Mini-ITX form factor HR100-CRM mobile platform offering higher processing performance, superior graphics display support, and evolutionary memory system and I/O interface improvements. This embedded board uses an Intel® QM67 Express chipset supporting the quad core 2nd Generation Intel® Core i7-2710QE processor and dual core 2nd Generation Intel® Core™ i5-2510E processor on 32nm process technology.
DFI Announces microATX Embedded Board SB330-NRM Supporting 2nd Generation Intel Core Processor
DFI launched the Mini-ITX form factor SB330-CRM scalable desktop platform offering higher processing performance, superior graphics display support, and evolutionary memory system and I/O interface improvements. This embedded board uses an Intel® Q67 chipset supporting the quad core Intel® Core™ i7-2600 and i5-2400 processors, and dual core Intel® Core™ i3-2120 processor utilizing 32-nanometer process technology. The graphics and processor cores are integrated on a single monolithic die and provide Intel® HD graphics support for DVI-I and VGA display interfaces. The new 32-nanometer Intel® Core™ microarchitecture provides higher performance at lower power than previous generation processors, and includes the first quad-core Intel processor with an integrated graphics core. Performance is further increased through the introduction of Intel® Advanced Vector Extensions (Intel® AVX) to the instruction set, providing acceleration of complex audio, video, and image processing.
iSMART TFTs from Noritake Itron
Noritake Itron has introduced a range of iSMART TFT Modules to enable users to develop their application in a matter of days with limited experience of TFTs or programming. The modules can operate as host or slave with 8 bit CPU hosts where communication traffic needs to be minimized. This achieved using a unique object-oriented programming language.
X-ES Announces the XPort3300, an XMC Module with Dual 10 Gigabit Ethernet Interfaces
Extreme Engineering Solutions (X-ES) announces the immediate availability of the XPort3300, a conduction- or air-cooled, dual 10 Gigabit Ethernet XMC with front-panel or rear I/O support. A x8 PCI Express 2.0 port provides a high-speed interface between the XPort3300 and the host module via the P15 connector.
Autotech joins BARA
Autotech has joined the British Automation Robotics Association (BARA). Headquartered in Wallington, Surrey, the association is the voice of the robotics and automation industries in their dealings with government, industry and financial and academic institutions.
GL Announces Asynchronous Transfer Mode (ATM) BER Testing for T1 E1
GL Communications Inc. announced today the release of its ATM BERT Software for T1 E1 - this software permits BER testing over ATM switching and transmission systems using our various T1 E1 platforms. Addressing a press conference, Mr. Jagdish Vadalia, Senior Manager at GL said, "Asynchronous Transfer Mode, or ATM is a form of transmission and switching that is commonly used on DSL (Digital Subscriber Lines), fiber optic lines, and 3G mobile infrastructure.
X-ES Introduces XPedite7331: A 3U CompactPCI Express Module with Intel® Core™i7 Processor
Extreme Engineering Solutions, Inc. (X-ES) announces the immediate availability of the XPedite7331, an air-cooled, 3U CompactPCI Express Single Board Computer (SBC) based on the Intel® Core™i7 processor and Intel QM57 chipset.
nanoETXexpress 2.0 specification approved for credit card-sized COM Express Computer-on-Modules
Parallel to the nanoETXexpress Industrial Group, today Kontron announced the approval and release of the nanoETXexpress 2.0 specification for ultra small COM Express Computer-on-Modules. The PCI Industrial Manufacturers Group (PICMG) identified the need to adopt the COM Express specification to the new capabilities for ultra-sized modules with latest processor technology. With the COM Express specification rev. 2.0, PICMG laid the groundwork for ultra-sized modules by adding the Type 10 pin-out, a next generation to the previously introduced Type 1 pin-out.
AceAxis to Launch All New Atlas RRH Range at MWC
AceAxis Ltd, the world leading innovator in Remote Radio Head technology, will be launching a new generation of high quality, LTE RRH on 14th February at the MWC show in Barcelona. The latest range of AceAxis products will be named Atlas RRH and will feature the world's most cost efficient LTE 2x2 MIMO RRH. Also being launched will be the highly flexible multimode, multicarrier, multiband 4x4 MIMO RRH and the top of the range 8x8, the world's first LTE multi-antenna beamforming enabled RRH.
M3-L closed-loop linear motion module has 0.5 micron resolution; integrates control system and actuator in one tiny package
New Scale Technologies, Inc. (www.newscaletech.com) today announced the latest product in its M3 Micro-Mechatronics Module family: the miniature M3-L closed-loop linear motion module. With 0.5 micron position resolution and a total package size of less than 27.5 x 13 x 7.5 mm, the M3-L module is the smallest, highest-resolution closed-loop linear motion control system on the market.
Next Generation SST DN4 DeviceNet Network Interface Cards from Molex
Molex - Fourth-generation SST DN4 high-performance DeviceNet network interface cards (NICs), which use an enhanced FPGA (field programmable gate array) design to extend reliability and performance. Ideal for real-time control and data acquisition applications, which range from PC control and HMI/SCADA systems, to robotics, network configuration, troubleshooting and diagnostic tools, the Molex DN4 family of DeviceNet NICs provides industrial OEMs and end-users with a more reliable and cost-effective solution for industrial communication.
Deltenna's WiBE increases 2Mbps broadband availability in India
Deltenna's WiBE, a device to deliver fast broadband via the 3G mobile network, even in areas of weak 3G signal, is coming to India. The company has enlisted Bangalore based Entuple Technologies to make the device available across the sub-continent, sold via the country's 3G mobile network operators.
Single IP Address for Power Sockets and KVM
Austin Hughes Electronics have combined their range of InfraPower PDU solutions and KVM switches as a way of simplifying access and driving down costs. The InfraPower PDUs (Power Distribution Units) are unique in that they may be used conjunction with Cyberview Cat6 IP KVM Switches using a single IP address. This gives the user remote KVM (Keyboard, Video, Mouse) access into 32 X 8 servers as well as control and monitoring of up to 16 X 24 individual power sockets.
Axiomtek Introduced Hardened and Intelligent rBOX104 DIN-rail Fanless Embedded System with Four PoE
Axiomtek today introduced robust rBOX104 DIN-rail fanless embedded system with four PoE ports for intelligent transportation systems, power plant automation, facility monitoring systems, IP video surveillance, APs, and intercoms. Built for rugged work environments, the rBOX104 supports extra low power Intel® Atom™ processors Z510PT (1.1 GHz) or Z520PT (1.33 GHz) with extended temperature range of -40°C to 70°C for use in extremely hot or cold environments.
Laird Technologies Releases New CL400 Wireless Ethernet Bridge
Laird Technologies today announced the release of its new CL400 Wireless Ethernet Bridge. Based on Laird Technologies' WISM+ 802.11 embedded module, the CL400 Wireless Ethernet Bridge provides outstanding data throughput and security in an easy-to-use, point-to-point network. It is ideal for the M2M and industrial market segments by delivering a simple-to-use wireless Ethernet bridge that extends the range of networks beyond the reach of traditional 802.11 access points.
SPS/IPC/Drives in Nuremberg big success for Sprint Electric
For the fourth time, Sprint Electric exhibited at SPS/IPC/Drives, the international trade fair for electric automation, systems and components, that took place from 23 to 25 November 2010 in Nuremberg, Germany. Sprint Electric's newly designed stand, covering 36 square meters and strategically situated in Hall 1, attracted visitors from 36 countries.
PPT VISION IMPACT M-Series Embedded Vision System Supports Power over Ethernet (PoE) for Increased Flexibility and Cabling Simplicity
PPT VISION's recently released IMPACT M-Series Embedded Vision System features Power over Ethernet (PoE) support, delivering network reliability and significantly simplifying the installation and maintenance of networked devices. Using standard CAT 5 Ethernet cables, system cameras are powered from the embedded M40 processor—which eliminates the need for a separate computer for programming and processing and individual data and power cables. Limited cable wiring decreases installation and wiring expenses, while providing a more clear and safe workspace for operators and equipment. PoE allows for increased system flexibility with the ability to install virtually anywhere, allowing devices to be located at distances over 100 meters from a power supply.
New Lexar Echo MX and ZX Drives Offer Automatic, High-Speed Backup for Peace of Mind On the Go
Lexar Media today announced the innovative Echo MX and ZX backup drives, designed to automatically protect essential files for on-the-go netbook and notebook users. The Echo MX and ZX take mobile data backup to the next level with high-performance read/write speeds and no-touch backup software; additionally, the Echo ZX offers a low-profile design and the Echo MX includes an easy-to-read, always-on capacity meter. For additional information about the Lexar® Echo MX and ZX backup drives, visit www.lexar.com.