Accelerate time-to-market with Kontron's enhanced VPX/OpenVPX ecosystem
Today Kontron announced several additions to its VPX/OpenVPX ecosystem including the Kontron 3U VPX PCI Express and Ethernet hybrid switch VX3905, the Kontron 3U FMC carrier board VX3830, the Kontron 3U XMC/PMC carrier board VX3800 as well as OpenVPX backplanes. With these building blocks, alongside of the new VXFabric IP socket API for data management, Kontron provides a comprehensive VPX ecosystem.
Axiomtek Introduced iCON-47000 IEC 61850-3 and IEEE 1613 Compliant Ethernet Switch for Electric Utility Applications
Axiomtek today introduced iCON-47000 8-port 10/100Base-TX unmanaged hardened Ethernet switch, which fully complies with IEC 61850-3 and IEEE 1613 standards for electric utility applications. The iCON-47000 comes with the flexibility of four to eight 10/100Base-TX RJ-45 ports and two 100Base-FX ports.
Kontron double-width AdvancedMC processor module AM5020 with Intel Core i7 processor technology
Kontron announced today the introduction of its powerful double-width AdvancedMC processor module AM5020. Equipped with an Intel Core i7 Mobile processor and Intel Hyper-Threading technology, the new Kontron AM5020 can produce an amazing amount of computing power, with up to 2.53 GHz of dual-core performance to run parallel, multi-threaded applications on MicroTCA integrated platforms.
NISE Fanless Industrial Computer Systems are Panel Beaters
When Kingspan Insulated Panels Ltd – a leading manufacturer of high quality composite insulated roof and wall cladding systems for the construction industry, were looking to replace their existing commercial PC’s with a more reliable alternative, Nexcom provided the perfect solution in the form of the NISE 3110P2 Fanless Industrial PC.
Combined NFC & 2D Reader Simplifies Passenger Processing
At the forefront of the trend towards the convenience of paperless boarding, Access has released a boarding pass reader, the BGR125, which combines NFC/contactless and 2D BCBP reading in one device. The BGR125 is capable of reading contactless media such as NFC enabled mobile phones and contactless frequent flyer cards, offering increased convenience to passengers over printed media and over barcoded boarding passes on mobile phones which, unli...
Broadcom Fuels 10GbE Adoption with World's First Dual-Port 10GBASE-T Adapter with Full Offload
Broadcom unveiled the world's first dual-port 10GBASE-T adapter with full offload capabilities (BCM957712-T). Based on Broadcom's award-winning Ethernet technology, the solution represents innovation honed over multiple generations. Packaged in a low-profile PCI Express® form factor, the solution supports both networking and storage traffic over a single 10 Gigabit Ethernet (GbE) connection.
TI’s multistandard wireless base station SoC drives performance and efficiency to record levels
Texas Instruments unveiled a new multistandard wireless base station System-on-Chip (SoC) delivering double the LTE performance and a 2x power/performance improvement over existing macro and compact base station SoC solutions developed in 40-nm process technology. Based on TI’s new TMS320C66x digital signal processor (DSP) generation, the TMS320TCI6618 utilizes a strategic design approach that accelerates the well-defined standard aspects o...
Analog Devices Introduces Highly Integrated, Low-power RF Transceiver For Short-range Wireless Systems in Industrial, Science and Medical Applications
Analog Devices introduced a highly integrated, low-power RF transceiver for operation in the global 2.4 GHz ISM (industrial, scientific and medical) frequency band. As the latest addition to ADI’s extensive RF IC product portfolio, the ADF7241 RF transceiver is designed with emphasis on flexibility, ease-of-use characteristics, and low power consumption. The highly integrated ADF7241 RF transceiver enables support of the standard IEEE 802.1...
RFMD Unveils Power Platform for Entry-Level 3G Handsets
RF Micro Devices today announced the expansion of the Company's 3G product portfolio to include a complete power platform for entry-level 3G handsets. The RF323x power platform, comprised of the RF323x and RF72xx product families, provides handset manufacturers a complete reference design for the implementation of multi-region multimode 3G handset platforms.
New accelerometers rumble low frequency vibrations
The CTA306 series of rugged triaxial accelerometers, available from Aptifirst, are especially designed to mechanically filter out vibrations at frequencies over 20Hz, so that low frequency vibrations may be measured accurately in vibrationally noisy environments. Ranges available are ±2g to ±30g, the different axes can be fitted with different ranges if required, and they have an amazing over-range capacity of 20,000g. They allow true inertial...