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Whatâ�(TM)s the Spectre Your VoIP will Meltdown?

Wed, 21 Feb 2018 15:42:12 -0500

Telephony systems, SBCs and VoIP hardware that rely on Intel, AMD and ARM processors harbor some serious security vulnerabilities. GAITHERSBURG, MARYLAND, USA: Patton Electronics - US manufacturer of UC, cloud, and IoT enabling solutions for carrier, enterprise and industrial networks - declares its operating systems are NOT vulnerable to the Spectre and Meltdown security threats. Recent reports have alerted the world that devices built on the commonly-used Intel, Advanced Micro Devices...

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Opto 22 groov EPIC® system offers I/O module density of up to 24 channels ...

Fri, 16 Feb 2018 15:39:50 -0500

Enabling automation engineers solve automation and industrial internet of things (IIoT) problems, Opto 22 groov EPIC® system combines I/O, control, data processing, and visualization to cypher such challenges. UL Hazardous Locations approved and ATEX compliant, unit features 2 GB RAM, 6 GB user space, high-resolution color touchscreen with HDMI output, remote configuration and troubleshooting from any web browser on any device, and boasts of -20 to 70 °C operating temperature range.

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STEGO Enclosure Fan Hoods, Heaters, Thermostats and LED Lighting from AutomationDirect

Fri, 16 Feb 2018 14:04:15 -0500

54 new STEGO part numbers have been added to AutomationDirect’s enclosure thermal management and enclosure lighting product lines. New products include hose-proof hoods for filter fans, hazardous area heaters, thermostats/hygrostats/hygrotherms, and a new line of Ecoline LED lights. The new hose-proof hoods fit existing filter fans and the newer Filter Fan Plus line, and are designed to increase the protection class and serve as a protective cover for the filter fans, intake grilles...

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Dortronics Presenting AIA Accredited Course on Door Interlock Solutions at TEC 2018

Fri, 16 Feb 2018 13:55:46 -0500

Sag Harbor, NY (February 15, 2018) – Participants and guests at this year’s TEC 2018, presented by PSA will have the opportunity to explore and compare the various types of door interlocking systems at an informative session presented by Skip Burnham, A/E Sales Manager for Dortronics Systems Inc. The AIA accredited course will take place on Tuesday, March 13 from 1:30 pm – 2:20 pm. TEC 2018 will be held March 12-16, 2018 at the Sheraton Downtown in Denver, CO and is open...

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E-709.1CC885 Piezo Controller offers sensor update rate of 10kHz.

Fri, 16 Feb 2018 10:30:34 -0500

E-709.1CC885 Piezo Controllers come with two notch filters and linearization algorithms based on 5th-order polynomials. Unit support functions such as wave generator, data recorder, auto zero and I/O triggers. Controllers are suitable for automation, nanopositioning, photonics, semiconductor testing, laser machining. Product is designed with power amplifier and signal conditioning circuitry and offers USB, SPI, RS-232, and analog interfaces.

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Beijerâ�(TM)s X2 Extreme Panels provide integrated CODESYS PLC functionality.

Thu, 15 Feb 2018 11:33:56 -0500

Beijer Electronics’ X2 Extreme Panels are offered in standard, high-performance and fully sealed high-performance versions in 7, 12 and 15 in. These units are designed to operate in hazardous areas where gases, vapors and dust are present with an operating temperature range from -30°C to +70°C. Fully sealed version panels come with M12 connectors and IP66, NEMA 4X/12 and UL Type 4X/12 ingress protection certifications. Panels are manufactured to UL, CE, FCC and KCC standards.

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PowerSync Microturbine Controllers include algorithms for maximizing efficiency.

Wed, 14 Feb 2018 13:06:16 -0500

PowerSync Microturbine Controllers are embedded with algorithms that help in adjusting the operation of individual microturbines for aligning their predicted scheduled service and dates. Units are based on AXC 3050 PLC and offer secure remote communications and allow customization for integrating with site-specific balance-of-plant equipment. Units improve performance of microturbine systems.

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MHI Delivers Aft Fuselage Panels for the First 777X, Boeing's Next-Generation Wide-Body Airliner

Thu, 08 Feb 2018 17:19:47 -0500

- Integrated Production System Utilizes the Cutting-Edge Equipment - Delivery ceremony held at the Hiroshima Machinery Works Eba Plant on February 7 - Productivity enhanced with proprietary automated facilities, furthering development of the commercial aircraft business TOKYO, Feb 7, 2018 - Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (MHI) has delivered the aft fuselage panels for the first Boeing 777X, Boeing's next-generation wide-body passenger aircraft. The panels were shipped from MHI's...

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ConnectLED Lighting Controls use BLE for wireless communication.

Thu, 08 Feb 2018 12:33:32 -0500

ConnectLED helps user to connect/disconnect luminaires from service, set dimming schedules, to control overall brightness and monitoring. Unit can communicate wirelessly with LED lights up to a distance of 150 ft. Product features touchscreen-enables interface and dim-to-off capability.

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BOXER-6640 Embedded Controller features 8-bit DIO.

Wed, 07 Feb 2018 12:37:06 -0500

BOXER-6640 Embedded Controller comes with 6th or 7th Generation Intel® Core™ desktop processor and is suitable for factory automation and machine vision applications. Unit features two LAN ports, four USB3.0 ports, and three USB2.0 ports for connecting to cameras and sensors. Product can withstand to power surges drops and operated in -20 to 55°C temperature range with input voltage range of 9 V to 36 V.

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Simatic Open Controllers are suitable for distributed applications.

Tue, 06 Feb 2018 15:21:18 -0500

Simatic Open Controllers are available in 1515SP PC 2 and CPU1516pro-2 PN for Simatic ET 200pro distributed controller. 1515SP PC 2 model is suitable for series machine building, windows applications and central I/Os. Product integrates PCbased software controller with high-level language programs.

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PowerHUBBâ"¢ POE simplifies lighting and control installations.

Tue, 06 Feb 2018 13:44:25 -0500

PowerHUBB™ POE Lighting Controller integrates luminaires, sensors, user interfaces and software to offer intelligent building control. Unit features POE node that is used as lighting hub, which receives power and data from the network switch. PowerHUBB can be installed by low voltage installers and configurable by software by IT personnel.

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SC100 Pump Controller features a 4-digit, 7-segment digital display.

Tue, 06 Feb 2018 13:19:20 -0500

SC100 Pump Controller features push buttons helps to simulate the level, scroll through the parameters, and to change the parameter settings. Unit offers scaling range of 4-20 mA level input signals. Controller comes with pump up/pump down, lag delay and forcing the lead pump position features.

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Florida Atlantic University (FAU) Secures College of Medicine with Software House ...

Sat, 03 Feb 2018 08:34:33 -0500

The versatile, scalable access control system integrates with FAU’s video surveillance solution and tightly manages building access for students MILWAUKEE - (Feb. 1, 2018) - Johnson Controls has announced that Florida Atlantic University, based in Boca Raton, Fla., has selected the Software House C•CURE 9000 security and event management platform to secure a new building that is part of the Charles E. Schmidt College of Medicine, a facility which houses research, administration,...

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Flex EX2 Wireless Controls meet IP66 standards.

Thu, 01 Feb 2018 11:46:00 -0500

Flex EX2 Wireless Controls are suitable for material handling, overhead crane and industrial applications. The controls’ transmitters are offered in four, six, eight, and 12-button style options whereas the receivers in 4/6 and 8/12 styles. Product features ergonomic design with single thumbscrew for access to batteries and dipswitches.

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DS-eTPC II Controller comes with two auxiliary drives.

Wed, 31 Jan 2018 10:25:50 -0500

DS-eTPC II Controller is designed for range of processes and applications. Unit features 380 mm viewing screen, up to eight heat zones, a remote set-point and speed trim using discrete inputs. Unit comes with web interface, thin client, alarm log and an auxiliary local operator station. Controller offers on-screen diagnostics and Davis-Standard’s ReACT for remote access support and can be equipped to handle melt pumps. Product can control up to three extruders.

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Sinamics S210 Servo Drive System enables easier motion control for machine builders.

Thu, 25 Jan 2018 21:40:22 -0500

The Sinamics S210 Servo Drive System is offered in 50-750 watts and designed for use with Simotics S-1FK2 motors using a one cable connection. The Sinamics S210 features extended motion control and enables rapid engineering through motion technology in Simatic S7-1500 controllers.  Other features include one-button tuning and integrated safety functions. Applications include packaging, handling, wood and plastics processing, and digital printing.

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LTC3351 Supercapacitor Backup Power Controller features 2-wire I²C interface.

Thu, 25 Jan 2018 11:19:07 -0500

LTC3351 Supercapacitor Backup Power Controller is offered in 4mm x 7mm 44-Lead QFN package. Unit comes with synchronous step-down controller, hot swap controller and circuit breaker that use N-channel MOSFETS. LTC3351 performs functions such as PowerPath™ control, protection and capacitor health monitoring. Product is operated in –40°C to 125°C temperature range with 4.5 to 35 V input voltage range and over 10A of charge/backup current.

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SmartPAC PRO Automation Controller offers touch screen interface.

Tue, 23 Jan 2018 09:44:14 -0500

SmartPAC PRO Automation Controller is designed with dual-core processors, user-configurable dashboards, and unlimited tool setup memory. Unit offers remote access from PCs and mobile devices and is compatible with ShopFloorConnect. Controller’s Wonderware® hosting option allows the unit to run independently-created third-party HMIs. With the tools summary screen user can view contents of each programmed setup.

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Servo Drives come with safe torque off functionality.

Tue, 16 Jan 2018 12:50:50 -0500

Servo Drives feature EtherCAT, CANopen, POWERLINK and Modbus options. Units offer 100 A peak current and 60 A continuous current outputs. Products feature 20 – 80 VDC supply voltage and are suitable for AGVs and mobile applications.

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