ACCES I/O Products introduced the DAQ-PACK data acquisition and control system. The multifunction I/O DAQ-PACK is ideal for adding high-speed analog and digital I/O capabilities to any PC or embedded system with a USB port. DAQ-PACK performs signal conditioning such as RC filtering, current inputs, RTD measurement, bridge completion, thermocouple break detection, voltage dividers, small signal inputs, and sensor excitation voltage supply. It features sampling speeds up to 500kHz. The DAQ-PACK is available now for $872.
The Moxa ioPAC-8020 modular RTU controller is an industrial-grade platform for data acquisition and monitoring. The ioPAC-8020 can be connected to fixed devices such as PLCs, smart meters and other serial devices. It has an operating temperature of -40 to 75°C. The ioPAC-8020 is compliant with the EN50155 railway standard and available with a DIN-Rail mounting kit. It is ideal for rolling stock, wayside cabinet, roadside, environmental monitoring, and train monitoring applications.
Vecow introduced their MP/ME series of multifunction data acquisition cards. The MP / ME DAQ cards feature PCI (MP-Series) and PCIe (ME-Series) interface, bidirectional data transfer, point-to-point serial links, maximum 1MS/s speed, 32 single-ended analog inputs, two analog outputs, 48 digital I/O lines and, two counters with 32-bit resolution. The dedicated timing control logic enables performing waveform generator at the same time with simultaneously analog sampling. The Vecow MP/ME series are ideal for high-speed signal measurement and high-performance system testing.
Diamond Systems introduced the Opal-MM-1616 PC/104 I/O module. The Opal-MM-1616 board features 16 unidirectional optoisolated inputs and 16 relay outputs. It is supported by Diamond’s Universal Driver software library. The Universal Driver software is a high-level programming library for all of Diamond’s data acquisition products. The OPMM-1616-XT is ideal for industrial automation, transportation, energy, instrumentation, aerospace, military, and medical markets and applications. The Opal-MM-1616-XT Optoisolated Input and Relay Output PC/104 Module is available now for $195.
Data Translation rolled out the DT9836S USB data acquisition module. The DT9836S is a completely isolated high speed USB module providing simultaneous analog inputs at up to 800kHz per channel or 4.8MHz total. Each analog input channel has its own separate A/D converter eliminating phase shift between each channel. The data acquisition module features an ENOB (Effective Number of Bits) rating of 14.4 bits and an SFDR (Spurious Free Dynamic Range) of 95dB. The DT9836S is available in two packaging configurations: a BNC connection and an OEM version, with pricing starting at $2,025.
Measurement Computing Corporation (MCC) rolled out the LGR-5320 series of stand-alone, multifunction data acquisition loggers. The MCC LGR 5320 is a solution to monitor systems and capture transient data from analog and digital systems. The LGR-5320 data acquisition devices can collect high-speed correlated analog and digital data without a computer. Prices start at $1,499.
Pentek rolled out new 3U VPX boards for data acquisition, software radio and digital signal processing. The new boards offer flexible backplane fabric connections supporting maximum data rates of up to 4 GB/sec with PCI Express (PCIe) Generation 2 (Gen 2) and 2.5 GB/sec with other protocols. The 3U VPX boards are ideal for avionics, including unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs), shipboard and airborne radar, and signal intelligence applications.
ACCES I/O Products introduced the USB-AO Series of small form factor USB-based data acquisition and control I/O modules. The USB-AO multifunction board features high speed USB 2.0, 16 channels of 16-bit resolution analog outputs, two 16-bit analog inputs, 16 digital I/O lines, and a small, rugged, industrial enclosure. This module can be used in any PC or embedded system with a USB port. It is an ideal for embedded system and test designers. The first model, USB-AO16-16A, can be used in USB-based embedded applications that require stable and accurate output signals. The USB-AO Series includes 10 models with list prices ranging from $299 to $699.
Signatec introduced the DR2800 signal recording system platform. It can record data directly to a high-speed RAID system at a sustained rate of 2.8 GB/s. The Signatec DR2800 is ideal for the Synthetic Aperture Radar (SAR), Wideband Flight Recorder, and advanced Optical Coherence Tomography (OCT) industries. The DR2800 combines two or more of Signatec’s PCI Express (PCIe)-based high speed analog signal digitizers. Signatec is now taking orders for DR2800 record and playback system with a shipping forecast of 6 weeks.
Data Translation introduced the DT9824 ultra-high resolution USB data acquisition module for portable test and measurement. The USB-powered DT9824 enables users to simultaneously sample up to four fully isolated 24-bit inputs, guaranteeing complete signal measurement protection from all environmental or system noise. The DT9824 is priced at $1695 and ships 6-8 weeks ARO.