Microchip Technology introduces CL88020 LED driver

The CL88020, an extension of Microchip’s CL88XX family, is designed to drive a long string of LEDs directly from the 120 VAC line input. The product allows customers to create LED lighting applications.

Student Edition of the »RealTime Suite« announced

  • Kithara Software GmbH

Kithara Software has announced the “Student Edition” of the »RealTime Suite«, which will be available for universities and colleges for the coming winter semester of 2017. Including the complete functional range of the software library, this version allows for an easy introduction to the programming of real-time functions.

Fujitsu Components announces BlueBrain development platform with breakout board and interface board

  • Fujitsu Components America, Inc.

The embedded hardware, software, and industry-standard interfaces and peripherals are designed to reduce the time and expertise needed to develop and deploy wireless, sensor-based products running simple or complicated algorithms.

Opto 22 announces groov 3.4 update

  • Opto 22
  • OPTO 22

With this version of groov, operators can trend more data over a longer period: up to 5 years. groov’s built in trend gadget now offers an interactive type of trend that handles many more data points.

Yaskawa Motoman introduces MPX3500 six-axis robot

  • Yaskawa Motoman Robotics

The MPX3500 has a 15 kg wrist payload capacity and a 25 kg upper arm payload capacity, enabling spray equipment to be mounted directly on the robot arm. It also features a 2,700 mm horizontal reach and ±0.15 mm repeatability.

NI introduces LabVIEW NXG 1.0 system design software

  • National Instruments Corporation

The 1.0 release of LabVIEW NXG is intended to help engineers performing benchtop measurements increase their productivity with nonprogramming workflows to acquire and iteratively analyze measurement data.

Microchip introduces PIC32MK family of microcontrollers

The PIC32MK MC devices combine 32-bit processing with advanced analog peripherals such as a quad 10 MHz op amp, comparators and motor-control optimized Pulse Width Modulation (PWM) modules.

ams introduces AS7261 JENCOLOR XYZ color point sensor

The AS7261 JENCOLOR XYZ sensor is a complete platform for color sensing, intended to ease design-in and simplify production processes for manufacturers of professional or consumer colorimeters and color analysers.

EPLAN announces launch of EPLAN Cogineer

  • EPLAN Software & Services

EPLAN Cogineer is fully integrated into the EPLAN Platform shared by EPLAN Electric P8 and other EPLAN software products. This allows users to create project data in EPLAN Electric P8, and then generate the schematics using that data in EPLAN Cogineer without any duplication of effort.

Abaco Systems announces ImageFlex vision software

Typical applications for ImageFlex include Degraded Visual Environment (DVE), 360° situational awareness, helmet mounted sight processing, and target identification and tracking.