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- Honeywell enhances process knowledge system
Honeywell has enhanced its Experion process knowledge system (PKS) to help process manufacturers manage their automation and control systems, even though technology is constantly evolving.
- Somove software allows drive product optimisation
Schneider Electric's Somove software provides access to essential functions to optimise motion and drives products, such as the Altivar 32 and Lexium 32.
- Test Rig device allows actuation system control
Tiab has introduced a flexible, modular Test Rig Controller that provides real-time control of any hydraulic and electric actuation systems, with data acquisition up to 25KHz - direct to PC memory.
- Nexans customises power cables for wind farms
Nexans is to supply customised Windlink power cable sets for use on Nordex onshore wind farm projects across Europe.
- Onewireless enables wireless network design
Honeywell has announced enhancements to its Onewireless offering that will give industrial facilities more options to tailor wireless networks to best fit their needs.
- GPRS system enables data retrieval in industry
The Global Packet Radio Service (GPRS) from Insys Microelectronics enables the regular retrieval of system data, including the transfer of large amounts of data, within industrial environments.
- Tool allows vision monitoring from factory floor
Visionview VGA is a DIN rail-mount adapter that provides direct VGA output for Visionview application software, allowing operators to connect to any size VGA monitor without the need for a PC.
- Field wireless devices suit industrial automation
Yokogawa has developed the world's first field wireless devices based on the ISA100.11a industrial wireless communications standard and will release them to the market in July.
- Processors provide motion control in robotics
Inmoco's Magellan range of Motion Control Processors from Performance Motion Devices (PMD) provide chip-based motion control in scientific, automation, industrial and robotic applications.
- Firmware adds functionality to WLAN devices
Insys has announced that its wireless LAN data communications devices for automation and plant data systems now come equipped with an updated firmware.
- Patching frames tackle high cable densities
Schroff UK has introduced two-post and four-post open patching frames and associated horizontal and vertical cable management products designed for data centre and computer room installations.
- NI interfaces improve machine performance
Interfaces for Profibus, Foundation Fieldbus and Devicenet from National Instruments make it possible for engineers to connect Labview PACs and embedded systems to their existing industrial networks.
- Ovation module for protocol handling applications
The Ovation Ethernet Link Controller I/O Module from Emerson is suitable for protocol handling applications, such as interfaces with turbine vibration systems, electrical relays and process analysers.
- Devices provide control for medium-sized systems
Rockwell has introduced two controllers to provide machine builders and manufacturers with integrated safety, motion, discrete and drive-control capabilities for medium-sized applications.
- Transceiver modules for power-constrained systems
Radiometrix has introduced a UHF narrowband transceiver for power-constrained applications where existing single-frequency wideband UHF modules cannot deliver the range required.