Survey Says Industrial Cybersecurity Is A Low Priority

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December 11, 2017

Honeywell’s recent study shows industrial companies are not moving quickly to adopt cyber security measures to protect their data and operations, even as attacks have increased around the globe. The survey – Putting Industrial Cyber Security at the Top of the CEO Agenda – was conducted by LNS Research and sponsored by Honeywell. It polled […]


Oxygen Monitors Used To Ensure The Suitability Of Glove Box Atmospheres

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December 5, 2017

Oxygen monitors and analyzers are often used as a diagnostic tool to ensure the quality of the inert atmosphere within a glove box. Unlike a storage compartment within a car’s dashboard, however, there is another type of glove box used by industry, government institutions, and university laboratories. This “other” type of glove box (A.K.A. dry […]


Huge Lithium Battery Beats The Clock

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December 5, 2017

Electric vehicles (EVs) have been faced with a power challenge, to wit, having a power source large enough to keep them running longer between charges. And a s the number of devices integrated into said vehicles escalates, so do the challenges of providing adequate power. Tesla answered the call as the company has fabricated the […]


Wide Area Wireless Network Gateway Covers Many Bases

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December 5, 2017

Device Solutions’ next generation 4G LTE CAT1 enabled Cellio LoRa Gateway is suitable for wide area, long range, end-to-end monitoring of agriculture, cold chain, gas distribution, transportation, and many other industrial (IIoT/M2M) applications. It is a total solution encompassing the hardware, software, wireless connectivity, cloud storage, and monitoring apps for smartphones.   Cellio’s distributed architecture […]


Angle Sensors Cover 0° To 360°

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December 5, 2017

Allegro MicroSystems’ A1330 0° to 360° angle sensor ICs provide contactless high-resolution angular position information based on magnetic Circular Vertical Hall (CVH) technology. They employ a system-on-chip (SoC) architecture that includes: a CVH front end, digital signal processing, and either an analog or digital PWM output signal. The A1330 series is offered in both single […]


Gyroscope Gets The Big, Shake-Free Picture

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December 5, 2017

STMicroelectronics’ L20G20IS miniature two-axis MEMS gyroscope measures 2 mm x 2 mm x 0.7 mm, liberating an extra 1.29 mm2 of board space compared to the previous 2.3 mm x 2.3 mm L2G2IS. A suppression ratio of 6 dB enables reliable optical correction to banish camera shake from smartphone photography. Overall noise performance is enhanced […]


TVS Diode Arrays Deliver AEC-Q101 Compliant Protection

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December 5, 2017

Littelfuse offers16 series of automotive qualified TVS diode Arrays (SPA® Diodes) that are Production Part Approval Process (PPAP) capable. Typical applications include: Drive-by-wire (CAN BUS), Controller Area Network (CAN), Engine Control Modules (ECMs), anti-lock brakes (ABS), air bag and other safety circuits, Electronic Control Units (ECUs), Body Control Units (BCUs), Advanced Driver Assistance System (ADAS) […]


Nanometer Laser Precisely Measures Level And Distance

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December 5, 2017

Hawk Measurement Systems’ OptioLaser S200 distance and level sensor can be used for blocked chute detection, barrier detection, machine detection, stock pile monitoring, and point level measurement. It employs a sophisticated infrared 905-nanometers time-of-flight laser technology in the form of an infrared semiconductor, GaAs laser diode. A light energy wavelength of approximately 905 nanometers, with […]