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Microchip Technology announces interoperability of Adaptec Smart Storage adapters and MegaRAC SP-X remote monitoring and diagnostics firmware
November 15, 2019

Microchip Technology announces interoperability of Adaptec Smart Storage adapters and MegaRAC SP-X remote monitoring and diagnostics firmware

Interoperability between Adaptec Smart Storage adapters and MegaRAC SP-X manageability firmware powering embedded base management controllers (BMCs) reduces data center operational costs by enabling remote management capabilities including platform status monitoring and problem notifications, diagnosis and recovery.

Lanner introduces NCA-6110 2U rackmount network security appliance
November 14, 2019

Lanner introduces NCA-6110 2U rackmount network security appliance

The NCA-6110’s specs include its support for up to 512GB DDR4 2666MHz ECCR-DIMM, dual GbE RJ45 ports, 4x or 2x 3.5” or 2.5” swappable bays, 1x RJ45 console port and 2x PCIe*8 FHHL or 1x PCIe*16 FHFL.

Abaco Systems announces XMC477RC 4-Channel SFP Gigabit Ethernet Interface
November 12, 2019

Abaco Systems announces XMC477RC 4-Channel SFP Gigabit Ethernet Interface

With the ability to operate in temperatures between -40°C to +85°C, the XMC477RC is designed for naval/marine-, land- and air platforms within defense and aerospace markets including fire control systems, airborne mission computers, radar systems and flight control.

Emerson announces Roxar 2600 Multiphase Flow Meter Performance Monitoring service
November 11, 2019

Emerson announces Roxar 2600 Multiphase Flow Meter Performance Monitoring service

The Roxar 2600 Multiphase Flow Meter Performance Monitoring service provides operators with actionable recommendations to optimize meter performance and enable proactive maintenance, based on continuous data collected from an onsite multiphase flow meter and analyzed remotely by Emerson’s experts.

Axiomtek introduces UST100-504-FL fanless embedded system for in-vehicle edge computing and video analytics
November 08, 2019

Axiomtek introduces UST100-504-FL fanless embedded system for in-vehicle edge computing and video analytics

This in-vehicle system is certified with CE and FCC and is in compliance with ISO 7637-2. Axiomtek’s UST100-504-FL features a single-sided I/O design for space-limited vehicle applications. The vehicle PC is powered by the LGA1151 socket 7th/6th generation Intel Core or Pentium processor with up to 35W TDP and comes with the Intel H110 chipset

Westermo announces MRD-455-NA  4G router
November 07, 2019

Westermo announces MRD-455-NA 4G router

The MRD-455-NA is well suited to industrial applications where machine to machine communication is vital. It has a design with all interfaces and LEDs at the front, DIN-rail mounting, isolated power supply and an operating voltage range spanning from 10 to 60 VDC.

Keysight Technologies announces PathWave Test 2020 software suite
November 04, 2019

Keysight Technologies announces PathWave Test 2020 software suite

Developed on the Keysight PathWave software platform, the PathWave Test 2020 software suite enables 5G, IoT and automotive engineers and managers to streamline test data processing and analysis to speed product introductions.

Nutanix partners with Hardis Group to release Vision Insights powered by Xi IoT solution for supply chain management
October 30, 2019

Nutanix partners with Hardis Group to release Vision Insights powered by Xi IoT solution for supply chain management

Vision Insights powered by Xi IoT is a supply chain optimization solution comprised of Hardis Group Vision Insights software running as a container on the Nutanix Xi IoT platform.

Bentley Systems announces iTwin cloud services for infrastructure engineering digital twins
October 24, 2019

Bentley Systems announces iTwin cloud services for infrastructure engineering digital twins

iTwin Services enable engineering firms to create, visualize and analyze digital twins of infrastructure projects and assets. iTwin Services federate digital engineering content from BIM design tools and multiple data sources, enable “4D visualization” of digital twins, and log engineering changes along a project/asset timeline, to provide an accountable record of who-changed-what-and-when.

CODESYS announces CODESYS Automation Server Open Control Software for Industry 4.0
October 23, 2019

CODESYS announces CODESYS Automation Server Open Control Software for Industry 4.0

CODESYS Automation Server provides numerous functions demanded by Industry 4.0 architectures, When programming controllers via IP-based networks such as Ethernet or Internet, users can now secure their expertise and data by means of encryption, password, security key, or X.509 certificate.

Siemens releases v2019.2 of Simcenter system simulation solutions
October 22, 2019

Siemens releases v2019.2 of Simcenter system simulation solutions

This joint solution is designed with application capabilities to foster collaboration and enable users to meet the demands of growing engineering complexity.

ABB announces ABB Ability Remote Insights augmented reality service
October 22, 2019

ABB announces ABB Ability Remote Insights augmented reality service

ABB Ability Remote Insights for service uses commercially available headsets to assist field service technicians and expand the reach of ABB subject matter experts. The technology enables a field service technician to share his or her view of a situation using the device’s camera, and receive guidance directly from an expert through on-screen annotations, chat, and document sharing.

Foghorn announces latest release of Lightning Edge AI edge computing platform
October 22, 2019

Foghorn announces latest release of Lightning Edge AI edge computing platform

The Lightning edge computing platform brings intelligence to the edge, at or near the point where data originates, and facilitates analysis with the lowest latencies to improve operational outcomes.

Phoenix Contact announces PLCnext Technology
October 22, 2019

Phoenix Contact announces PLCnext Technology

Phoenix Contact’s PLCnext Technology gives developers a control platform that combines traditional IEC 61131 programming with open-source languages like Linux.

SICK introduces Safe Robotics Area Protection safety system
October 18, 2019

SICK introduces Safe Robotics Area Protection safety system

The SRAP system consists of a Flexi Soft safety controller and a safety laser scanner – either the S300 Mini Remote for shorter scanning ranges or the microScan3 Core for larger monitoring fields. Safe Robotics Area Protection satisfies the criteria of Performance Level PL d in accordance with EN ISO 13849-1.

L-com introduces  IoT pressure and level sensor line
October 18, 2019

L-com introduces IoT pressure and level sensor line

These IoT sensors offer range, accuracy and the ability to operate in harsh environments typically found in utilities, oil and gas, water and wastewater, factory automation and food processing industries.

Dematic announces availability of micro-fulfillment solution for online order fulfillment
October 15, 2019

Dematic announces availability of micro-fulfillment solution for online order fulfillment

The software specifically enables customers to retain control of their data while providing integration with other inventory management, warehouse and ERP systems so that all stores, distribution centers and corporate offices are networked on the same platform.

Mitsubishi Electric Automation releases MELIPC Series of industrial-use computers
October 04, 2019

Mitsubishi Electric Automation releases MELIPC Series of industrial-use computers

The MELIPC Series is targeted towards OEMs and end users running general manufacturing applications, and especially those who require a computing and data monitoring solution that takes up a limited amount of space with a small footprint.

GE Digital announces enhanced versions of Predix Essentials, Asset Answers and Webspace 6.0 software
September 30, 2019

GE Digital announces enhanced versions of Predix Essentials, Asset Answers and Webspace 6.0 software

The enhancements are intended make it possible for companies to operate their plants, analyze industrial data and optimize their operations.

Emerson and Cisco introduce Emerson Wireless 1410S Gateway with Cisco Catalyst IW6300 Heavy Duty Series Access Point
September 27, 2019

Emerson and Cisco introduce Emerson Wireless 1410S Gateway with Cisco Catalyst IW6300 Heavy Duty Series Access Point

This wireless access point provides wi-fi bandwidth necessary for real-time safety monitoring, including Emerson’s Location Awareness and wireless video. These applications are intended to enhance personnel safety practices, improve plant security and help ensure environmental compliance.