Engineered for switching cabinet installation, the EC21 embedded controller is a stand-alone CPU ideal for distributed machine architectures. It offers interchangeable application memory in the form of a Compact Flash card, as well as a separate backup battery for the module. It is equipped with five applications interfaces: RS232, CAN, Profibus DP, X2X and Ethernet.
The company says it anticipates high-definition video for home security and other uses will be the next mature technology integrated into the IoT domain, hence the introduction of its MatrixCam devkit.
Siemens and Georgia Institute of Technology are partnering to address limitations in the current additive manufacturing design-to-production chain in an applied research project as part of the federally backed America Makes program.
Most of the new 3D printers and 3D printing technologies in this crop are breaking some boundaries, whether it's build volume-per-dollar ratios, multimaterials printing techniques, or new materials types.
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