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Picture Perfect Reception with IP Wireless
September 15, 2014

Picture Perfect Reception with IP Wireless

By Elsa Madrigal and Dan McGrath, Panduit
Multiple-in-Multiple-Out (MIMO) is a new technology adopted by new IEEE 802.11Wi-Fi standards. Under 802.11n and 802.11ac, the antennas in the access points receive various reflected signals and, using digital signal processing, stitch them together into a unified, clear signal.

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Software Defined Networks
September 15, 2014

Software Defined Networks

By Dave Cronberger, Cisco
Software defined networks (SDNs) are a hot topic at the enterprise-level. The reasons vary – but they’re piling up. The most promising – and potentially profitable – benefit of an SDN is its potential in making the network directly programmable.

ControlByWeb announces X-600 Web-Enabled I/O
September 15, 2014

ControlByWeb announces X-600 Web-Enabled I/O

Expansion modules include relays, digital inputs, analog inputs, thermocouples and more.

HARTING releases RFID-equipped Han HPR connectors
September 15, 2014

HARTING releases RFID-equipped Han HPR connectors

Han HPR heavy duty power connectors with passive UHF RFID-equipped housings let users track data they define about the unit.

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Pepperl+Fuchs introduces F190 UHF Read/Write Head
September 15, 2014

Pepperl+Fuchs introduces F190 UHF Read/Write Head

The F190 has a sealed metal housing and a compact footprint for reliable operation in adverse environmental conditions and simple installation even in tight spaces.

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Automatic Identification - RFID Systems
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Pepperl+Fuchs
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NK Technologies updates ATH Current Transducer for 120Vac
September 15, 2014

NK Technologies updates ATH Current Transducer for 120Vac

ATH current transducers are suitable for monitoring burst fired time proportional control of heating systems.

AAEON releases FSB-H81H Single Board Computer
September 15, 2014

AAEON releases FSB-H81H Single Board Computer

FSB-H81H has the Intel H81 chipset which Integrates HD Graphics and supports VGA or DVI output.

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Computers - Single Board
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September 15, 2014

Fluke invites student entries in Fluke Connect Contest

Wireless applications and business cases are due by October 10th. The school’s department will win $1,000 worth of Fluke tools, and the Fluke Connect tools used in the contest submission, worth approximately $2,500.

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MTE Introduces dV Sentry power Filter
September 15, 2014

MTE Introduces dV Sentry power Filter

dV Sentry dV/dt filter helps protect AC motors from the destructive effects of long lead voltages that can damage variable frequency drives (VFDs), cables, and motors.

September 15, 2014

Allied Vision Vimba software now supports ARM-Platform

Version 1.3 of Vimba SDK machine vision Software Development Kit expands platform support to ARMv7.

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Software - Vision
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Belden says Dragonfly Malware Targets Pharmaceuticals
September 15, 2014

Belden says Dragonfly Malware Targets Pharmaceuticals

Research that shows the recently revealed Dragonfly (Havex) malware is likely targeting the pharmaceutical sector, not the energy sector as previously believed.

KUKA to supply robotic riveting system to Boeing
September 15, 2014

KUKA to supply robotic riveting system to Boeing

The robotic pulse production line, known as the Fuselage Automated Upright Build (FAUB), will be the baseline manufacturing process for the 777X and prior to that, for assembling fuselages for current 777 models.

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September 15, 2014

MESA Announces Ten International Board Members

The 22-year-old association is seeing an uptick in participation from professionals and corporations who understand the power of Information Technologies (IT) in manufacturing.

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Divelbiss updates P-Series Bear Bones controllers
September 15, 2014

Divelbiss updates P-Series Bear Bones controllers

The updated P-Series Bear Bones controllers have an identical footprint to the original controllers released in 1980, making them a mechanical drop-in replacement.

From Virtual to Real-World Manufacturing
September 15, 2014

From Virtual to Real-World Manufacturing

By Bill Lydon, Editor
Siemens continues to make large investments in software for manufacturing industries aimed at increasing the productivity of design, engineering, commissioning, operations, and maintenance in discrete and process industries. Siemens COMOS is targeted at process industries and is analogous to Siemens PLM for the discrete industries.

24V to 5V pulse speed sensor special analog signal isolation transmitter
September 15, 2014

24V to 5V pulse speed sensor special analog signal isolation transmitter

Sine wave, square wave, sawtooth wave signal shaping, vehicle speed measurement, 24V/5V pulse speed sensor special analog signal isolation transmitter

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0-1KHz to 4-20mA frequency signal conditioners
September 15, 2014

0-1KHz to 4-20mA frequency signal conditioners

Frequency sensor signal acquisition, isolated converter

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4-20ma passive signal isolator/conditioners(two in two out)
September 15, 2014

4-20ma passive signal isolator/conditioners(two in two out)

DIN Rail 4-20ma passive signal isolator(two in two out)

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DIN35 rail Passive 4-20mA signal isolation Conditioner
September 15, 2014

DIN35 rail Passive 4-20mA signal isolation Conditioner

No need power supply,two-wire output,Output wide range voltage:8-32V

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GE adds multi-touch to QuickPanel+ HMIs
September 12, 2014

GE adds multi-touch to QuickPanel+ HMIs

QuickPanel+ HMI now has multi-touch, swiping and double-tapping or pinching that enables the interface to be enlarged to up to 400% of its original size.