High-frequency measurements up to 40 GHz (11.10.10)In mid-September 2010, Belden put a new test laboratory for electromagnetic compatibility (EMC) into operation at the company's site in Neckartenzlingen. At the new facility, frequencies of up to 40 GHz can be measured, something that only very few test labs in Germany are capable of currently.
IRIS certification for Hirschmann™ brand (01.03.10)Belden has announced that following an audit performed by TÜV Management Service, its complete range of Hirschmann™ industrial Ethernet and automation products has been certified according to the requirements of the International Railway Industry Standard (IRIS).
New Hirschmann™ MACH1040 Gigabit Ethernet Switch (24.11.09)Belden has introduced a new MACH1040 Gigabit Ethernet Switch to Complement its Hirschmann™ Portfolio of Networking Products. With high-voltage resistance and flexible use, the new switch offers high operational safety and high network availability.
New Low-Cost Hirschmann™Switch with PoE (08.10.09)Belden has expanded the portfolio of its Hirschmann™ SPIDER products family with a low-cost switch including Power-over-Ethernet (PoE) functionality. The new low-cost HIrschmann™ switch with PoE will be introduced at SPS/IPC/DRIVES in Nürnberg, Hall 10, Stand10-120.
Belden and Byres Security Inc. join forces to develop rugged industrial network security products (24.08.09)Belden and Byres Security Inc. (BSI) have announced that they have signed a technology cooperation agreement to jointly launch new products in the area of industrial network security with availability later this year. Utilizing BSI’s expertise in providing practical solutions to protect industry from network and cyber threats, and Belden’s leadership position in the Automation market - with the Hirschmann range of products - the two companies look forward to delivering complete industrial security solutions for customers.
Belden and Byres Security Inc. join forces to develop rugged industrial network security products (13.08.09)Belden and Byres Security Inc. (BSI) have announced that they have signed a technology cooperation agreement to jointly launch new products in the area of industrial network security with availability later this year. Utilizing BSI’s expertise in providing practical solutions to protect industry from network and cyber threats, and Belden’s leadership position in the Automation market - with the Hirschmann range of products - the two companies look forward to delivering complete industrial security solutions for customers.
New Wireless Sensors from Hirschmann for Mobile Machinery (18.05.09)Fast and reliable information about actual load and wind speed are of immense importance to operators of cranes or other building and construction machinery who need to react to potentially hazardous situations immediately. Retrofitting existing equipment with appropriate technology, however, is often a problem – either because it is too expensive or because it may simply not be possible, such as in the case of crane hooks.
New rugged BAT Solutions in WLAN Portfolio (13.05.09)With its BAT54-F Single and BAT54-F Client, Hirschmann Automation and Control GmbH (Germany) has introduced two new products completing the company’s BAT54-F portfolio. Depending on the application, the new devices offer a cost-effective alternative to the established BAT54-F range. Hirschmann BAT products offer proven ruggedness and are characterized by providing very steady and broadband wireless LAN communication.
New technology from Hirschmann (04.05.09)The Hirschmann automation and control GmbH, Neckartenzlingen, extended its product program by a new media module for the Switches of the MICE family. The new media module leads the MICE family one step further to the future.
Hirschmann Introduces New Fast/Gigabit Ethernet Switch Complementing its OpenRail Family (22.04.09)Hirschmann Automation and Control GmbH (Neckartenzlingen, Germany) has introduced a new managed Fast/Gigabit Ethernet Switch to complement its OpenRail product family. The switch is available with 8 or 9 Fast Ethernet ports, 4 of which supporting Power over Ethernet (PoE). The uplink ports can be designed for RJ45 connectors as well as for any customer specific combination of other connectors, such as MTRJ, ST or SC. RJ45 or SFP ports (10/100/1000 Base TX) are provided for Gigabit uplinks and can be equipped with SFP fiber modules (1000 Base FX/SX/LX/LH).
Enhanced Security for Industrial Networks (09.04.09)With EAGLE20, Hirschmann Automation and Control, a Belden company based in Neckartenzlingen, Germany, has introduced the fourth generation of its industrial networking firewall. Like other Hirschmann products, EAGLE20 is based on the proven VxWorks real-time operating system. The new industrial firewall meets all requirements for operating as a security router, including Stateful Packet Inspection (SPI) Firewall, Packet Filter Rules and a VPN Server.
Lumberg Automation presents a new I/O module for direct-current drives (24.11.08)Direct-current actuators are increasingly being utilized in many areas of automation technology for a wide variety of tasks. The advantages are obvious: small, compact, energy-efficient drives with a high degree of performance efficiency. These actuators are also often a good alternative to other solutions from the point of view of economics. However, integration into a uniform bus concept is often difficult. The components needed for this purpose are not available in their entirety.
Lumberg Automation integrates I/O Link interface into LioN-Link system (24.11.08)From the user point of view, the wiring of analogue sig-nals in machinery and systems has always been a problematic subject, due to the use of shielded connection lines: even though the workability of the various components such as cables and connectors has improved considerably in recent years, the assembling of a shielded cable still remains quite an elaborate procedure.
The new M8 connector generation (30.10.08)The new M8 actuator/sensorconnectors with molded cablescore highly beside the newtranslucent design with furtherimprovements to details.An optimized insert and themetal screw thread have specialcontours to ensure optimal net-working and the best possibleanti-twist protection and thussignificantly increase the possi-ble withdrawal forces. All cordsets with threaded jointare rated IP 67, cordsets withsnap-in joint are rated IP 65.