Opto 22 announces version 2.0 of groov EPIC firmware

  • Opto 22

The groov EPIC 2.0 firmware includes updates to both of groov EPIC’s real-time control engines and provides a refresh to many ecosystem components.

Novotechnik introduces the Vert-X 37E Series

  • Novotechnik

The Vert-X 37E Series is hermetically sealed, without any moving seals, to IP68 and therefore provides long life even under the harshest water, dust and oil environments.

Advantech introduces WISE-2410 LoRaWAN smart vibration sensor

  • Advantech Industrial Automation Group

Advantech has collaborated with global semiconductor solutions provider Semtech to launch a LoRaWAN smart vibration sensor. WISE-2410 monitors surface temperatures of machines and autonomously calculates their vibration characteristics.

Fujitsu Component America releases FWM8BLZ07P and FWM8BLZ07Y mesh units and mesh-sensor units

  • Fujitsu Components America, Inc.

The devices are designed to aid construction of large-scale decentralized networks to allow IoT solutions for position tracking and sensor data collection.

Fastec Imaging releases HS7 camera system


Designed primarily for laboratory and industrial use, the HS7 system combines a camera with a dedicated controller.

Bosch Rexroth introduces IMScompact integrated measuring system

  • Bosch Rexroth

The measuring system is equipped with an incremental 1Vpp or TTL interface and an absolute SSI encoder. The measuring length is up to 17.8 m with several rail sections, and commissioning is facilitated by the use of standard components.

Rotork introduces YT-3700 and YT-3750 pneumatic smart positioners

Rotork’s YT-3700 and YT-3750 pneumatic smart positioners employ continuous monitoring and graphic display of valve position, set point target over time and internal circuit board temperature over time.

InfraTec introduces digital VarioCAM HD series thermographic cameras for fever detection

The digital VarioCAM HD series thermographic cameras from InfraTec are based on thermally and geometrically high-resolution microbolometer FPA detectors with up to (1,024 × 768) IR pixels

Micro-Epsilon announces induSENSOR LVP sensors

  • Micro-Epsilon GmbH & Co. KG

The cylindrical sensors can be integrated directly into the release device of the clamping system for this measurement task

Cognex introduces In-Sight D900 embedded vision system

  • Cognex Corporation

The self-contained system is designed to solve a range of complex in-line inspection applications including optical character recognition (OCR), assembly verification, and defect detection.