This week in Hannover, Germany, Deutsche Messe is giving a bit of a preview of the Hannover Fair, which takes place April 8-12. They've invited the press to come out and see 46 exhibitors, whose representatives have brought just a smattering of what they plan to show a couple months...
Submitted by Dan Hebert on Fri, 03/27/2009 - 08:10
Your customers want you to use off-the-shelf products so that they have a part number from a major supplier for future repair and replacement needs. But you want to use customizable programmable controllers because of their flexibility.
Submitted by Dan Hebert on Mon, 02/23/2009 - 11:49
The natural progression of controllers and computers is one of ever shrinking size, increased performance, and lower costs. For embedded machine control applications, this progression is perhaps best expressed by the computer-on-module (COM) trend, and more specifically by the COM Express specification.