Single board computer gives you greater flexibility

The ConnectCore 6UL SBC Pro is a secure, pre-certified connected Single Board Computer (SBC) based on the NXP i.MX6UL (Cortex-A7 @ 528 MHz) application processor. It offers integrated and diverse connectivity options in a compact Pico-ITX form factor (100 mm x 72 mm) and meets IEC 60068-2-1 standards for industrial operating temperature and rugged shock/vibration

New EtherCAT board enhances data gathering capability of HARTING’s MICA mini industrial computer

HARTING’s Mini-Industrial-Computer MICA®, winner of the prestigious 2016 HERMES Award for industrial innovation, now is available with an EtherCAT board, allowing data to be collected directly from industrial production networks, preprocessed and forwarded to IT systems via standard protocols such as OPC UA or MQTT. Thanks to MICA®s modular hardware concept, which allows users to

Advantech Launches High Performance Compact Fanless IPC with Intel 6th/7th Generation Core i Socket Type Platform

Advantech’s IIoT Automation Group is pleased to announce the launch of the MIC-7700 high performance, fanless IPC with the latest Intel® Core i socket-type CPU. The MIC-7700 provides flexible expansion capability and excellent computing through the i socket type processor, DDR4 memory, optional I/O modules and unique Advantech i-module products. Together, these will satisfy applications

Teledyne DALSA Expands its Xtium frame grabber series with new CoaXPress model

Teledyne DALSA announced the expansion of its Xtium series with a new half-length CoaXPress frame grabber. Teledyne DALSA frame grabbers combine industry-leading performance and feature sets, great value, and extensive camera support. The Xtium-CXP PX8 is fully supported by Sapera™ LT SDK and Teledyne DALSA’s Trigger-to-Image-Reliability™ platform. Like other models within the series, the Xtium-CXP

HARTING’s new IIC MICA is built into the new Etos concept car

Car enthusiasts and gizmo lovers visiting the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas (Jan 6-9) can gawk at the most intuitive bit of automotive design and engineering yet – Rinspeed’s Etos concept car, equipped with HARTING’s IIC MICA. The MICA is an intelligent, modular platform of open hardware and software developed to meet the needs

Rogers Corporation to offer practical material solutions at PCB West 2015 Conference & Exhibition

Rogers Corporation will be at PCB West, one of the electronic industry’s major technical events, on September 16, 2015 at the Santa Clara Convention Center (Santa Clara, CA). Rogers will provide examples of its high-performance printed-circuit-board (PCB) materials and participate in the technical symposium with a talk on how to perform wideband testing of PCBs

GE Rugged proves itself in space

GE Energy Management’s Intelligent Platforms  business announced that its CR11 single board computer (SBC) has been successfully deployed and is fully operational  onboard the International Space Station (ISS) as part of the continuing experiments by the European Space Agency (ESA) taking place way above the earth. The CR11 is at the heart of the supporting

Maintenance free 2-in-1 controller and PC delivers maximum graphics performance

The new Automation PC 2100 from B&R unites the PC world with hard real-time applications. If needed, Automation Runtime and Windows can run at the same time thanks to powerful Intel Atom multi-core processing technology, allowing the Automation PC 2100 to be used simultaneously as a high-performance industrial controller as well as a PC for

Sunstone Circuits® announces version PCB123® version 5.1.0

Sunstone Circuits®, a printed circuit board (PCB) prototype solutions provider, has announced the newest version of their free PCB design tool, PCB123®. Features of the new version include new and improved Edit Panels, the addition of drag-and-drop functionality for parts, and smoother rendering performance. Users of PCB123 will see several benefits of working with the

Rogers Offers Material Solutions for Wide Range of Circuits

Rogers Corporation (NYSE:ROG) will be showing some of its high-performance electronic printed-circuit-board (PCB) materials and offering advice on optimum ways to use them at the upcoming PCB West Exhibition (, September 10, 2014, at the Santa Clara Convention Center (Santa Clara, CA). At Booth #300, Rogers will display examples of its many circuit materials, including

Sunstone Circuits Announces On-Time Guarantee

Sunstone Circuits has announced the launch of a real On-Time Guarantee for PCBExpress® Quickturn, PCB123® and ValueProto® orders. With this guarantee, orders placed through these services will ship from Sunstone to meet the expected delivery date, or Sunstone will refund the customer’s money, plain and simple. The Sunstone On-Time Guarantee is a first in the

Sunstone Circuits® Launches New Corporate Website

Sunstone Circuits® has launched a new corporate website dedicated to making the PCB design engineer’s life easier, from project quote to PCB delivery. The new website, which is cleaner in design and easier for the user to navigate, features streamlined navigation and user content, including whitepapers, videos, and customer testimonials. Visitors to the new website

Advantech Launches Two New TTL PCI Express DI/O Cards

Advantech’s two new PCI Express DI/O cards, the 48 channel PCIE-1751 and the 96 channel PCIE-1753, both provide 5V/TTL compatible DI/O and counter/timer on the same card, therefore saving the need to buy additional cards in systems that have a limited number of slots. They are capable of performing tasks for many industrial features such

Newark Partners to Develop chipKIT™ Pi Expansion Board

Newark element14, partnering with Microchip Technology Inc., has launched its new Arduino compatible chipKIT Pi Expansion Board in collaboration with the element14 Community, and volunteers from the chipKIT and Arduino communities. Pre-registration is available for the chipKIT Pi Expansion Board, priced at $28, which will be available in the last week of September from Newark

Panel Computer from Moxa is Roughneck-Ready for Oil & Gas Industry

Moxa, a provider of hardened networking, communication and computing solutions, has set its sights on the oil & gas industry with the introduction of its “roughneck-ready” EXPC-1319 hazardous location panel computer. INDUSTRIAL-GRADE HARDWARE The EXPC-1319 is not a commercial PC that has been adapted to an industrial housing. Instead, it is a computer that has

GE’s Modular Single Board Computer Family Extend Product Life

GE Intelligent Platforms announced a further development in its strategy to deliver high performance solutions for the connected world with the launch of the industry’s first family of modular single board computers (SBCs) designed specifically to deliver high performance over the long term with minimal expense and low total cost of ownership (TCO). Single board

DP1203 Series Radio-Only Transceiver Allows Effective Customization to Optimize RF

The new DP1203 Series radio-only RF transceiver module is designed for the wireless transmission of digital data at data rates of up to 152.3kbps. Operating in the 433, 868 and 915MHz license- free ISM (Industrial Scientific and Medical) frequency bands, this module series is ideal for applications that require full-control of the radio channels and

Rogers Shows Circuit Material Solutions 2013 IEEE IMS

Rogers Corporation will highlight several of its high quality printed circuit board (PCB) materials at the upcoming 2013 IEEE International Microwave Symposium (IMS). This event takes place June 4-6 at the Washington State Convention Center in Seattle, WA. Rogers’ Advanced Circuit Materials representatives will be on hand at exhibition booth #1459. In addition, John Coonrod,

IEC Appliance Inlet GSP4 for Printed Circuit Boards

SCHURTER has developed a new IEC C20 appliance inlet for efficient printed circuit board mounting. The GSP4 appliance inlet can be easily sandwiched between split enclosures and tested before it is installed in the equipment. Stabilizing posts provide quick snap-in assembly to the PCB. A version with screw mount stabilizers is also available. The new

Rogers to Display High Frequency Material Advances at the 2013 Del Mar Electronics & Design Show

Rogers Corporation will highlight several of its advanced printed circuit board (PCB) materials at the upcoming Del Mar Electronics & Design Show. This event is scheduled for May 1-2, 2013 at the Del Mar Fair Grounds in San Diego, CA.  This show will feature electronic components and integrated circuits (ICs), manufacturing products and services, test equipment,

Sunstone Expands Drill Sizes On Quickturn Product Line

Sunstone Circuits® has enhanced their services by expanding the drill sizes available on their Quickturn service, which offers a fast turnaround on high-quality, 2- to 6-layer printed circuit boards. Quickturn service now offers finished hole sizes from 0.008” to 0.250”, with a tolerance of +/-0.005”. With the expanded drill sizes on any Quickturn order, Sunstone

ADL Embedded Solutions Announces 3rd Generation Intel Core i7 Quad/DC 3.5” SBC

ADL Embedded Solutions has announced its New 3rd generation Intel® Core™ Ivy Bridge 3.5” SBC – ADL3GQM67HDS. The ADL3GQM67HDS incorporates 3rd generation Intel Core Quad and Dual-Core socketed processors with Intel’s new HD4000 graphics engine. Platform features include mini-PCI and PCIe expansion ports, support for up to 16GB DDR3 DRAM and video ports including DisplayPort,

Communication model handles rugged conditions

In military applications, the environment a device must endure may not be well defined. But any component unable to handle an extreme or rugged environment risks failure. The bCOM6-P1100 Rugged Type 6 COM Express Module is a board designed for deployment in challenging or harsh commercial environments. It includes a Freescale™ PowerPC™ processor. The on-board

Board mount dc-dc converters

This family of board mount dc-dc converters is housed in a rugged aluminum package. The internally potted and encapsulated design increases system reliability through added protection from environmental factors such as dust, moisture, shock and vibration. Offered in industry standard quarter brick and half brick footprints respectively, the 50 W VQE series and the 100 W VHE series

Sunstone Circuits® Announces Winners of A PCB Contest

Sunstone Circuits® has announced the “Share Your Story” contest winners. The contest, which launched on October 10, 2012, gave design engineers a chance to share their PCB-related design successes online with their peers. Once a story was submitted, the design engineer was then able to send the link to family and friends, who then voted for