IEI Technology introduced the eFIAT factory floor information acquisition terminal. The eFIAT is a compact, cost-effective, easy-to-use, easy-to-integrate, data terminal with communication functionality and turnkey data reading software. The eFIAT is ideal for applications that link the shop floor to ERP systems with AIDC technologies likes barcodes and RFID.
The Kontron Panel PC Pico Client is a RISC-based human machine interface with a resistive 5.7-inch VGA TFT touch-screen (640×480). The industrial Kontron Panel PC Pico Client supports Windows CE and is now available with CE, cULus and EN/UL60950-1 certification in EMEA. It will be available in North America and APAC this quarter. The compact, cost-effective and energy-saving industrial HMI is ideal for visualization and control tasks in machinery and equipment.
Texas Instruments (TI) introduced the AM1808, AM1806, AM1707, and AM1705 Sitara ARM9 microprocessors (MPUs). TI’s AM1808, AM1806, AM1707, and AM1705 MPUs integrate interfaces such as a serial ATA (SATA), universal parallel port (uPP) and TI’s Programmable Real-time Unit (PRU). The PRU offers flexible and configurable I/O control enabling developers to extend peripheral capabilities and add custom interfaces to their designs. The AM1x MPUs are sampling today with prices starting at USD $6.55 in quantities of 1,000 units.
The Embest SAM9G45 ARM9 Board is a full-featured evaluation board based on the ATMEL AT91SAM9G45 processor. The SAM9G45 board features USB host, USB device, 10/100Mb Ethernet, SD/MMC, Micro SD, TFT LCD, User extension interfaces, four key buttons, and IIS Audio Input/Output Jack. The board supports Linux, WinCE and Android OS.