May 2012 Automation & Control News
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USB camera has a 5-megapixel pluggable Autofocus Camera Module and supports GPIO and microphone with an integrated analog-to-digital converter.
With SensorView 2, engineers can configure, test and monitor Checker 4G vision sensors without a PC being required at any stage.
Applications for the 3D sensor include palletization, depalletization and sortation of components on the assembly line.
The mobile computer is 2.05" high, and has an Intel i5 processor, slim form factor, removable hard drive and wide operating temperature capabilities.
Model PLVT1 controls the furnace, small boiler, air conditioner, circulator fan, and heat pump in commercial buildings.
Enterprise Historian and TrendLink have been enhanced to monitor field equipment used in hydrofracturing operations.
LB switches are available in a choice of metal or plastic bezels, various sizes (8 to 30mm), contact ratings and mounting options.
These compact modules are designed to meet the "Green Power" requirements of the ErP directive while providing performance and economy for board-level power applications.
Simatic NET CP processors now contain a firewall as well as a VPN function, which provide secure access to the Simatic S7-300 and S7-400 controller series.
The global industrial automation market is predicted to reach more than $200 billion by 2015.
The I/O Modules are now certified by the PNO (PROFIBUS Nutzerorganisation) in accordance with PROFINET specifications meeting all requirements for conformance class B.
The accessory allows any DataMan 300 reader to be easily upgraded from fixed focus to autofocus.
Emerson will supply integrated control and safety systems for two new bridge-linked platforms for the Clair Ridge project, in the North Sea to the west of the Shetland Islands, U.K.
CoriolisMaster FCB330 and FCB350 measure multiple variables with a single, compact device: flow (mass and volume, with accuracies to 0.1%), density, concentration, and temperature.
This 24-page news magazine includes a feature article on Electronic Image Processing with Sercos, several applications articles, and an interview with Wago Corporation.
Auto-Discovery can automatically discover known devices on the network and then automatically configure the ProtoCessor product to provide the protocol translation necessary.
With no moving parts, the magmeter permits unobstructed flow, minimizing flow disturbances and straight pipe requirements.
The board supports Quad-core AMD R-464L/R-460H and Dual-core AMD R272F APUs, and is an ideal solution for graphics intensive applications.
200+ page guide provides detailed specifications and features for the company’s family of AS-Interface solutions.
OSI will supply a SCADA/EMS system to replace a legacy Siemens system at Transelec, the largest transmission company in Chile.