It has been announced that Conrad Business Supplies is expanding its occupational health and safety portfolio with 3M Peltor’s WS ALERT XPI headset. The new hearing protection with integrated communication option is available as a standalone communication headset.
Kontron has announced that its COTS 3U VPX-based embedded computer has successfully been qualified and certified at the higher security level SIL-4 by Alstom for safe railway applications. "We are very pleased to have been selected by Alstom, a worldwide leading supplier of reliable and safe transportation systems, to provide our COTS-based safety embedded computers," said Alain Spors, Director of Sales at Kontron. "The Kontron offering meets the high level of quality and performance required by Alstom."
Wireless communication systems based on Wireless M-Bus have proven their efficiency in terms of low power for battery operation, low operational cost and ease of installation and use. The European Standard EN13757-4, Wireless M-Bus, was developed for reading battery operated meters, such as water, gas and heat meters.
The independent signalling manufacturer, E2S Warning Signals, is offering a comprehensive range hazardous location and explosion proof alarm horn sounders, Xenon strobes, LED beacons, loudspeakers, push buttons and call points.
Following the transformation towards software based networking architecture like SDN and NFV, communication service providers and carriers benefit from the flexibility and the agility to evolve their new services.
Expway and Softil have jointly announced that they have integrated their technologies to bring to market the most advanced 3GPP standards-compliant mission-critical communications (MCC) voice, data and video solution. The MCC over LTE solution will have widespread applications in first responder networks such as those of police, fire and medical services.
Expanding its slim Memosens transmitter series MemoRail, Knick Elektronische Messgeräte has designed it for control cabinet installation with a Modbus interface version. The MemoRail Modbus A1405N is the first multi-parameter analyser that provides operators with an economic, compact transmitter for full-featured integration of Memosens monitoring stations into the fieldbus standard. Up until now, operators could only choose between comprehensively equipped analysers with a display or compact transmitters with limited functionality.
u-blox has announced the ZED-F9P multi-band GNSS module with integrated multi-band Real Time Kinematics (RTK) technology for machine control, ground robotic vehicles, and high precision unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV) applications. The ZED‑F9P measures only 22x17x2.4mm and uses technology from the recently announced u‑blox F9 platform to deliver robust high precision positioning performance in seconds.