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Machine Vision Revenue Growth Slowing

July 28, 2011 12:14 pm | Product Releases | Comments

“The growth in machine vision revenues shows signs of slowing”; so says John Morse, Senior Analyst at IMS Research. He continued that this was not entirely unexpected following the dramatic recovery during 2010 from recession. Quoting from IMS Research’s Machine Vision 2011 report, he continued by saying

AC Current Sensors Tout a Highly Linear Output Voltage Over a Wide Dynamic Range

July 28, 2011 11:24 am | Product Releases | Comments

Pulse Electronics introduces its new Sidewinder AC current sensors. Sidewinder products differ from traditional current sense transformers because they do not need a core.

Module Features 64 SPDT Electromechanical Power Relays

July 27, 2011 12:56 pm | Product Releases | Comments

Highland Technology has released its latest industrial/aerospace VME module, the model V210 relay board. The V210 features 64 SPDT electromechanical power relays under VME register control. Features include

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Thermocouple Simulator Includes Backlight Display

July 27, 2011 12:26 pm | Product Releases | Comments

Omega Engineering’s CL540ZA Series of thermocouple simulators check and calibrate all thermocouple instruments. The easy-to-read backlight display makes this product

Automatic Gain Control Product Covers 50 MHz to 800 MHz

July 27, 2011 11:45 am | Product Releases | Comments

Hittite Microwave Corporation has introduced the first product in the new Automatic Gain Control product line. The HMC992LP5E combines a high performance analog voltage variable attenuator (VVA) core with a

MCU Family Enhances Connectivity and LCD Control

July 27, 2011 9:06 am | Atmel Corporation | Product Releases | Comments

The  SAM9 ARM926-based family of microcontrollers (MCUs) from Atmel target applications in smart device, human machine interface, and machine-to-machine market segments.

Electromechanical Relay Interface Includes 10 Channels

July 26, 2011 12:19 pm | Product Releases | Comments

United Electronic Industries (UEI) announced the release of the DNA/DNR-DIO-470, 10-channel, high-current, electromechanical relay boards for use with UEI’s “Cube” and RACKtangle I/O Series, respectively. The DIO-470 boards are

Easy-mount Kits Suit PC-104 and PC-104-Plus

July 26, 2011 11:33 am | Product Releases | Comments

A new series of Hardware Mounting Kits for PC-104 and PC-104-Plus bus drives suitable for limited space design/installation applications has been introduced by Keystone Electronics Corp. Engineered to

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The Tinker's Toolbox - Adrian Woolley of Atmel on Sensor Software Drivers

July 26, 2011 8:55 am | Podcasts | Comments

In this episode we talk to Adrian Woolley, marketing director for microcontrollers for Atmel, on their Sensors Xplained software drivers announcement.

C & K Expands Product Offering with Acquisition of Comax Industrial Co. Ltd

July 26, 2011 8:07 am | News | Comments

C&K Components, a leading international supplier of pushbutton switches, tact switches, toggle and rocker switches, and smart card interconnect devices, has expanded its switch product offering with the acquisition of Comax Industrial Co. Ltd.

15 inch Class 1, Division 2 Certified Ruggedized 316L Stainless Steel Monitor

July 25, 2011 10:58 am | Product Releases | Comments

The Industrial Automation Group of Advantech introduces a new 15” flat panel industrial monitor designed for the harshest environments, the FPM-8151H.

New Procedure for Determining the Charge of Flat Surfaces

July 20, 2011 12:08 pm | News | Comments

A new application note announced today by Beckman Coulter, Inc. details the study of the isoelectric point of flat surfaces using the DelsaNano zeta potential system. The procedure, Determining the Isoelectric Point of a Flat Surface Using the DelsaNano, published in Beckman Coulter’s Information Bulletin IB-15476A, enables the study of

Board Mount Pressure Sensors Feature Self-Calibration

July 20, 2011 10:57 am | Product Releases | Comments

Honeywell introduced the TruStability NCS Series, Uncompensated/Unamplified Board Mount Pressure Sensors. The series offers self-calibration, combined with desirable stability, accuracy and repeatability, making these sensors

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Coin Cell Holders Feature Snap-on Cover for Increased Reliability

July 20, 2011 7:55 am | Product Releases | Comments

MPD has invented a category of coin cell battery holders called Snap Dragons, which are asserted to drastically increase the reliability of open top coin cell holders through the use of a snap-on cover piece. They offer

High-Resolution Hall-effect Magnetic Encoder Touts Precise Positioning in Harsh Environments

July 19, 2011 7:57 am | Product Releases | Comments

Avago Technologies announced what is said to be the market’s highest-resolution Hall-effect magnetic encoder. The AEAT-6600-T16 encoder provides advanced positioning information with the performance

Digi Wireless Gateways, XBee ZigBee Modules and iDigi Device Cloud to Connect Remote Shipping Containers

July 19, 2011 7:26 am | Product Releases | Comments

Digi International announced that Inteligistics will use the iDigi Device Cloud, ConnectPort X wireless gateways and XBee ZigBee modules to wirelessly enable its intelligent, asset tracking system.

IP65-rated Panel PC family Serves Industrial Applications

July 19, 2011 7:13 am | Product Releases | Comments

Four new industrial-grade Panel PCs were introduced today by WinSystems. Available with 12-, 15-, 17- or 19-inch diagonal displays and touch screens, the PPC65 family of Panel PCs is powered by a fully integrated 1.6 GHz Intel Atom based single board computer (SBC)...

IAR Systems Releases Complete Starter Kit for NXP’s LPC1780 Microcontroller Series

July 19, 2011 6:43 am | Iar Systems Software | Product Releases | Comments

IAR Systems announced a complete starter kit for NXP’s ARM Cortex-M3 based LPC1780 microcontroller family.

foxL Small Portable Bluetooth Hi-Fi Speaker for BBQs & Beach Parties

July 19, 2011 6:20 am | Product Releases | Comments

Soundmatters announced it is delivering foxLTMv2 Bluetooth for iPad, the ultimate wireless portable speaker for the iPad.

IP65-rated Panel PC Family by WinSystems Introduced for Demanding Industrial Applications

July 19, 2011 6:05 am | Product Releases | Comments

Four new industrial-grade Panel PCs were introduced today by WinSystems. Available with 12-, 15-, 17- or 19-inch diagonal displays and touch screens, the PPC65 family of Panel PCs is powered by a fully integrated 1.6 GHz Intel® Atom™ based single board computer (SBC) which offers a multitude of I/O connectivity options.

Apple Giveth, but iCloud Taketh Away From NAND Flash Memory Market

July 19, 2011 5:51 am | News | Comments

Apple Inc. in recent years has played a key role in expanding the market for NAND flash—but the company’s newly launched iCloud storage service could cause demand for the memory to weaken in the future, according to the IHS iSuppli Memory and Storage Service from information and analysis provider IHS.

ARM Processors to Ship in Nearly One-Quarter of Notebook PCs in 2015

July 19, 2011 5:41 am | News | Comments

After more than 30 years of domination by a single microarchitecture—Intel Corp.’s X86—the PC microprocessor (MPU) market finally is set for some real competition, with shipments of ARM processors set to soar in the coming years and projected to appear in nearly one out of every four notebook PCs made in 2015.

Infonetics Research White Paper: How Carrier Ethernet Can Solve the Challenges of LTE Mobile Backhaul

July 19, 2011 5:24 am | News | Comments

Earlier this year Infonetics Research published an 18-page white paper, Using Carrier Ethernet to Backhaul LTE, written by principal analyst and company co-founder Michael Howard.

DC Brushless Motors Combine Open Frame Construction with Inner-outer Rotating Irons

July 18, 2011 2:10 pm | Product Releases | Comments

ThinGap’s laminated-copper DC brushless ironless motors include eight models ranging from 250 oz-in to 600 oz-in of peak torque and maximum continuous speeds ranging from 2,710 rpm to 16,305 rpm. Model 2300 motors are suitable for

RF Energy Harvesting Perpetually Powers Wireless Sensors

July 18, 2011 1:18 pm | by Harry Ostaffe, Powercast Corporation, www.powercastco.com | Articles | Comments

While the power from RF energy is typically very low, RF energy is unique among energy-harvesting options because it can either be harvested from ambient energy or intentionally broadcasted to provide more reliable power-over-distance using very little energy from the electric grid.

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