FEATURED ARTICLESin Industrial Computers
Selecting an operating system for an embedded application
By Colin Walls
On desktop computers, the selection of an operating system (OS) is largely a matter of taste - Windows vs Apple vs Linux....
The basics of USB device development using the Android framework
By Rajaram Regupathy
This article explores the USB section of the Android CDD in the Android USB framework. It will also introduce you...
Where's the license?
By Norm Glaude, Protecode
By definition, open source projects come with licenses. Often you discover not one, but many, and...
The Shrinking Footprint of Robot Safety
Robotics On Line
By Tanya M. Anandan
In conjunction with new safety standards and advanced safety peripheral devices, robots and humans are now...
NEWSin Industrial Computers
- Logic Supply computer certified for thin clients
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- Cincoze opens office in South Burlington, VT
- ADLINK VPX3000 Validated for Elma High Speed Data Recording System
- Yokogawa buys Dell OEM PCs
- Comark Acquires Nematron
- DFI continues supports of XP-based Operating Systems
- Is Linux More Secure than Windows?
- Congatec goes to Russia
- Adlink sponsors Cornell University Underwater Vehicle
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PRODUCT NEWSin Industrial Computers
Axiomtek Introduces GOT5153W-834 Touch Panel Computer
GOT5153W-834 is a 15.6-inch WXGA TFT LCD fanless touch panel computer with the Intel Celeron J1900 quad-core processor.
ADLINK announces NuPRO-E72 computer board
NuPRO-E72 meets user requirements for workstation grade computing performance in motion and vision applications.
DFI introduces SE967 COM Express module
SE967 Type 6 COM Express Compact module is powered by the AMD Embedded G-Series SoC platform.
MEDIAin Industrial Computers
RESOURCESin Industrial Computers
eXtremeDB In-Memory Database System (IMDS) is now compatible with AdaCore’s GNAT Pro Ada development environment.
FACTORY I/O is a real time automation sandbox where users can build and simulate industrial systems and use them with the most common automation...
Crimson-enabled products allow companies to easily integrate almost any PLC, PC or SCADA system for data collection, monitoring and control.
WHITE PAPERSin Industrial Computers
By Cindy Hollenbeck, SoftPLC
SDI-12 stands for serial data interface at 1200 baud. It is a standard communications protocol to interface...
By Jason Horine, AutomationDirect
More components in microprocessors eliminates the need for additional external automation components, such as...
By Dan Fenton, Phoenix Contact
Provides an overview on the differences between “soft” control systems and “real-time” control systems,...
CASE STUDIESin Industrial Computers
By Georgia Whalen, Patti Engineering
Patti used Phoenix Contact PCs to automate high speed inline checkweighers on a parcel sortation system for...
Vision Systems Design
Gefra developed a multi-camera inspection system to inspect automotive cup screws at rates as high as 500 parts per minute....
Wonderware software integrated all their existing disparate systems, achieved reliable and cost-efficient control, enabled safe operations and...
EVENTSin Industrial Computers
SPS Automation India will be the Tradeshow where automation industry leaders present and explore technology application with users to publish latest technologies and market ready solutions. Display your products among sustainable automation solutions making operations cleaner, safer, secure and more energy efficient.
The exhibition area will cover more that 10000 square meters, attracted more than 30000 professional audience, 105 visiting group, and connect Tianjin with China, China with the world together in the field of industrial automation.