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October 18, 2017

Bentley Systems introduces AECOsim Building Designer CONNECT Edition

AECOsim Building Designer CONNECT Edition is a building information modeling (BIM) application designed for building projects of significant size and/or engineering complexity, and which are typically characterized by the challenges of combining vertical construction and horizontal infrastructure (like roads, railways, utilities, etc.).

Beckhoff announces HART integration into TwinCAT software and I/O system
October 12, 2017

Beckhoff announces HART integration into TwinCAT software and I/O system

Full implementation of HART functionality, both in the I/O system and in the TwinCAT engineering environment,is intended to promote simple project planning and reliable commissioning.

Design Rule introduces 3dxtools PLM software components
August 30, 2017

Design Rule introduces 3dxtools PLM software components

3dxtools are a series of components built to increase efficiency and add new capabilities. The tools can be combined and configured to reduce the need for repetitive processes such as connecting with third party applications, creating complementary file formats or generating reports.

EPLAN announces EPLAN Preplanning 2.7 with piping module
August 22, 2017

EPLAN announces EPLAN Preplanning 2.7 with piping module

Using EPLAN Preplanning, earlier acquisition and definition of project information and planning – equal parts graphical and database oriented – helps structure, integrate and accelerate all stages of project development, from basic to detailed engineering.

Student Edition of the »RealTime Suite« announced
July 13, 2017

Student Edition of the »RealTime Suite« announced

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.

Microchip introduces motorBench Development Suite for MPLAB X development environment
March 08, 2017

Microchip introduces motorBench Development Suite for MPLAB X development environment

The plug-in, called motorBench Development Suite, is a Graphical User Interface (GUI)-based tool with automatic tuning of feedback control gains and offline accurate measurement of critical motor parameters such as resistance, inductances and the back electromagnetic force (EMF) constant.

Microchip Technology announces zigbee alliance-certified zigbee development platform
February 15, 2017

Microchip Technology announces zigbee alliance-certified zigbee development platform

This software stack, and corresponding BitCloud 4.0 software development kit, is ideal for the design of home automation, commercial lighting, smart energy and Internet of Things (IoT) applications.

MPPIglobal launches Optimum, a new business improvement software
January 10, 2017

MPPIglobal launches Optimum, a new business improvement software

MPPIglobal is excited to announce the launch of Optimum, the asset optimization software purpose-built for any heavy asset-based operation.

3S-Smart Software announces x-509 security for CODESYS development system
December 12, 2016

3S-Smart Software announces x-509 security for CODESYS development system

The communication between the IDE, the CODESYS Development System, and the corresponding CODESYS Control runtime system can be encrypted with X.509 certificates

November 30, 2016

BaySand, Codasip, Codeplay and UltraSoC announce RISC-V IoT development platform

The platform offers an open-standards-based solution that allows designers of systems-on-a-chip (SoCs) for IoT applications to get from concept to silicon with a high level of software integration.

EPLAN launches a new version of EPLAN Education Campus software
November 22, 2016

EPLAN launches a new version of EPLAN Education Campus software

Developed for schools and colleges, this training concept includes software solutions for electrical, fluid power, instrumentation, control and automation (ICA), and control cabinet engineering.

IDEC releases WindLDR version 8.2.2 PLC programming software
November 14, 2016

IDEC releases WindLDR version 8.2.2 PLC programming software

WindLDR is an icon-driven programming tool combining logic and intuition with an interface. Programming IDEC’s controllers with WindLDR can be done with either Ladder Logic or Script, the latter similar to the C programming language.

Emerson introduces Plantweb digital ecosystem for IIoT security
October 26, 2016

Emerson introduces Plantweb digital ecosystem for IIoT security

In addition to secure process control, safety and asset management systems, Plantweb now supports enterprise-wide operations with a portfolio of Pervasive Sensing field instruments, and the Secure First Mile family of software, gateways, security devices and services.

Mentor Graphics announces EtherCAT protocol support for Nucleus RTOS
October 19, 2016

Mentor Graphics announces EtherCAT protocol support for Nucleus RTOS

Designed to meet the rigorous timing requirements for industrial automation, the reference solution delivers EtherCAT cycle times of 100 microsecond cycles (10,000 frames per second) with a low jitter rate for precise device synchronization.

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Schneider Electric launches Prometheus configuration tool for industrial control systems
October 05, 2016

Schneider Electric launches Prometheus configuration tool for industrial control systems

Prometheus is a configuration tool for defining, programming and documenting all components in an industrial control system, from the Manufacturing Execution System (MES) to the I/O.

Pentek introduces Jade family of FPGAs
September 27, 2016

Pentek introduces Jade family of FPGAs

Evolved from the designs of the Pentek Cobalt and Onyx architectures, Jade is based on the Xilinx flagship Kintex UltraScale FPGA.

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Abaco Systems releases AXIS version 7.0
September 15, 2016

Abaco Systems releases AXIS version 7.0

AXIS is company’s software environment for the development of embedded computing applications such as radar, sonar, signals intelligence and image processing.

Abaco Systems announces AXIS Dataview extension to Abaco's software development environment
June 14, 2016

Abaco Systems announces AXIS Dataview extension to Abaco's software development environment

DataView allows customers to develop graphical user interfaces (GUIs) for their embedded applications deployed on Abaco Systems hardware.

KINGSTAR announces KINGSTAR 2.5 motion control software platform
May 04, 2016

KINGSTAR announces KINGSTAR 2.5 motion control software platform

KINGSTAR is intended for engineers to design, develop and integrate motion control and machine vision applications

Honeywell introduces Matrikon OPC UA software development kit
April 29, 2016

Honeywell introduces Matrikon OPC UA software development kit

The toolkit is designed to allow users to interconnect industrial software systems, regardless of the platform, operating system or size.