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Sensors Expo 2011 rewind

June 24, 2011 11:15 am | by Chris Warner, Executive Editor | Articles | Comments

Sensors Expo returned to Rosemont Illinois in June and the mood inside the convention center was noticeably more optimistic than last year. Outside, the town was in the grip of a heat wave; but inside it was the technology itself that literally raised both the excitement level and the level of performance for new designs which made things seem, well, hotter. Here are just some of the highlights

Digi-Key and Intematix Sign Global Distribution Agreement

June 23, 2011 11:44 am | News | Comments

Electronic components distributor Digi-Key Corporation has signed a global distribution agreement with Intematix Corporation.

Lattice and Oregano Systems Announce Comprehensive Versions of the IEEE-1588 Timing Node System IP Core

June 23, 2011 10:42 am | Product Releases | Comments

Lattice Semiconductor Corporation and Oregano Systems - Design & Consulting announced the immediate availability of three comprehensive versions of the IEEE-1588 Timing Node System IP core for the LatticeECP3 and LatticeECP2M FPGA families.

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AML Enables 0.1-26.5 GHz Broadband Medium Power Amplifier

June 23, 2011 8:31 am | Microsemi Corporation | Product Releases | Comments

AML announces the immediate availability of a medium power broadband amplifier model AML0126P3001.

AML Introduces the GaN 9.9-10.7 GHz 15 Watts

June 23, 2011 7:43 am | Microsemi Corporation | Product Releases | Comments

AML910P4215 is a high efficiency, high power density 15 Watt GaN power amplifier. PAE is 30% typical with package dimensions of 3.8" x 3.6" x 0.67".

Nordic Semiconductor Joins Bluetooth SIG Board of Directors

June 23, 2011 6:31 am | News | Comments

Ultra low power RF specialist Nordic Semiconductor announced that it has been appointed a Bluetooth Special Interest Group Board of Directors company and along with simultaneously appointed Apple, both Nordic and Apple now join Ericsson AB, Intel, Lenovo, Microsoft, Motorola, Nokia, and Toshiba on the Bluetooth SIG Board.

LPRS Wireless Modules Used to Protect Art and Museum Collections from Environmental Damage

June 23, 2011 6:24 am | News | Comments

LPRS has established itself as a major supplier of wireless modules used in environmental monitoring systems manufactured by Meaco Measurement and Control.

Mouser Delivers Anaren AIR Modules to Accelerate Development for Compact Wireless Designs

June 22, 2011 12:49 pm | News | Comments

Mouser Electronics is partnering with Anaren to stock its new family of FCC-, IC- and ETSI- compliant Integrated Radio (AIR) modules.

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SATIMO to Support LTE OTA Testing Using Anritsu MT8820C One-Box Tester

June 22, 2011 12:37 pm | News | Comments

Anritsu Corporation and SATIMO are proud to announce that the Anritsu MT8820C One-Box Tester has been selected by SATIMO as a supported test solution for OTA LTE testing, including MIMO.

Velti And Vodafone Portugal Launch Strategic Mobile Marketing Initiative

June 22, 2011 11:54 am | News | Comments

Velti has signed a strategic three-year partnership agreement with Vodafone Portugal to launch a Permission Based Advertising program.

Honeywell Launches its Globally Available Industrial Wireless Receiver, Expanding its Limitless Platform

June 22, 2011 11:32 am | Product Releases | Comments

Honeywell introduced its new Limitless WDRR Wireless Din-Rail Receiver for industrial, construction, machine, material handling, and heavy transportation applications, including agricultural equipment, cranes, lifts, conveyors, grain diverters, and door positions.

Digi-Key Announces Stock of Phoenix Contact's PTSM PTPM Series

June 22, 2011 10:56 am | Product Releases | Comments

Electronic components distributor Digi-Key Corporation announced the addition of Phoenix Contact's PTSM and PTPM miniature connector series to its expansive product line.

TÜV Rheinland and GreenSoft Announce Partnership, Aiding Manufacturers to Meet Environmental Requirements

June 22, 2011 9:57 am | News | Comments

TUV Rheinland has entered into an agreement with GreenSoft Technology, where the global certification company will have access to GreenSoft’s environmental compliance data collection service, including its multi-million-part database, to provide RoHS and REACH services to its clients.

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Vislink Acquires Gigawave

June 22, 2011 9:31 am | News | Comments

Vislink announced that on 2nd June 2011 it acquired the entire issued share capital of Gigawave Limited for a cash consideration of £3.75 million.

Murata Power Solutions Adds Converters to Okami Range

June 22, 2011 9:25 am | Murata Power Solutions Inc. | Product Releases | Comments

Murata Power Solutions has introduced the OKI-T/36W series of SMT point of load (PoL) DC-DC converters to its popular Okami range. Offered in the same DOSA standard SMT pinout as the company's OKY-T/3 and -T/5, the 24Vin OKI-T/36W series further extends Murata Power Solutions' point of load product offering.

WAGO 750-880 “ETHERNET 2.0” Controller Features SD Card

June 22, 2011 8:46 am | Product Releases | Comments

WAGO Corporation’s 750-880 “ETHERNET 2.0” Programmable Fieldbus Controller packs 1MB data memory and SD port for up to 8GB of extra memory. Third in WAGO’s new “ETHERNET 2.0” platform, 750-880 increases intelligence and high-frequency processing — up to 1000 instructions within 235? — for industrial Ethernet applications. 

Molex ClipLok Interconnect Clip Firmly Secures Circuit-to-Board Connections

June 22, 2011 8:28 am | Product Releases | Comments

Molex  recently released the ClipLok interconnect clip, an electomechanical connection that easily attaches to secure a membrane switch or FPC tail firmly to a printed circuit board, eliminating the need for mating connectors at each point.

Libelium's Smart Cities Platform Allows System Integrators to Effectively Monitor Pollutions

June 22, 2011 8:15 am | News | Comments

Libelium announces the completion of its Smart Cities platform. A new sensor board measures noise pollution, dust quantities, structural health and garbage levels.

ComNet Adds New North American Strategic Partner

June 22, 2011 7:56 am | News | Comments

ComNet has been approved by Code Blue of Holland, MI to supply fiber optic media converters and EoVDSL modems for use with their line of IP-Compatible phones and emergency call boxes.

Endevco ISOTRON Piezoelectric Accelerometer Supports High-reliability Vibration Measurement Requirements

June 22, 2011 7:51 am | Product Releases | Comments

Meggitt Sensing Systems, a Meggitt group division, has introduced the Endevco® model 25A, the world’s smallest ISOTRON® (IEPE-type) piezoelectric accelerometer, designed to support high-reliability vibration measurement requirements on very small structures and objects.

Dry Block Calibrator Exhibits High Accuracy

June 22, 2011 7:22 am | Product Releases | Comments

The affordable NEW TCS 1200 is a highly accurate and portable dry block calibrator featuring a temperature range up to 1200°C.

Cree 1200V Z-Rec Family of Silicon Carbide Schottky Diodes Offers Higher Performance at Lower Cost for Power Conversion Applications

June 21, 2011 12:55 pm | Product Releases | Comments

Cree announces a new family of seven 1200V Z-Rec silicon carbide Schottky diodes optimized for price and performance and available in a range of amperages and packages.

Microsemi Expands Support for Designers Developing Next-generation High-voltage, High-power RF Generators

June 21, 2011 10:54 am | News | Comments

Microsemi announced a design guide for developing next-generation high-voltage, high-power systems based on the company's unique digital radio frequency family of hybrid modules.

Cavium, Continuous Computing and Picochip Announce User-to-Core LTE Small-Cell Demonstration at Femtocells World Summit

June 21, 2011 7:52 am | News | Comments

Cavium Continuous Computing and Picochip today unveiled the industry’s first demonstration of a Long Term Evolution small-cell operating in an end-to-end system with commercially available user equipment and core network equipment.

SCL Elements Launches Powerful Line of CAN2GO Wired and Wireless Controllers and Gateways

June 20, 2011 11:56 am | Product Releases | Comments

SCL Elements, which provides CAN2GO building automation solutions for comfort and energy efficiency in commercial buildings, announced its second generation of CAN2GO controllers and gateways.

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