CPU cards for industrial tasks

Advantech’s PCI Express DI/O cards, the 48 channel PCIE-1751 and the 96 channel PCIE-1753 are designed to improve industrial features like data accuracy as well as dry and wet contact.

01/09/2014


Advantech’s PCI Express DI/O cards, the 48 channel PCIE-1751 and the 96 channel PCIE-1753 are designed to improve industrial features like data accuracy as well as dry and wet contact. Courtesy: AdvantechAdvantech’s PCI Express DI/O cards, the 48 channel PCIE-1751 and the 96 channel PCIE-1753, both provide 5V/TTL compatible DI/O and counter/timer on the same card, therefore saving the need to buy additional cards in systems that have a limited number of slots. They are capable of performing tasks for many industrial features such as dry and wet contact; digital input filter to filter signal noise and improve data accuracy; pattern match interrupt; change of status interrupt; and additional counter/timer channels.

Through the use of interrupts, the card removes the need for the CPU to continuously check the changes in status and pattern matching, allowing users to optimize system performance.

PCI Express has been available in commercial PC’s for a long time and is becoming more common in industrial machines. Since these PCIE cards use the same underlying bus architecture as PCI, there is no need to redevelop software for transition and users can transfer their legacy systems to the new interface without any inconvenience.

PCI Express cards are configured using the same free universal utility and configuration software, Advantech’s DAQNavi. To help with the development of applications, Advantech provides a range of options such as an SDK which works with: Microsoft Visual Studio .NET including C#, VB, and C++, as well as Delphi.  DAQNavi also includes free utilities such as virtual graphic VOM, a data-logger graphically displayed, function testing, documentation and code examples for the SDK.

Advantech

www.advantech.com 

- See more Control Engineering industrial PC products.



No comments
The Engineers' Choice Awards highlight some of the best new control, instrumentation and automation products as chosen by...
The System Integrator Giants program lists the top 100 system integrators among companies listed in CFE Media's Global System Integrator Database.
The Engineering Leaders Under 40 program identifies and gives recognition to young engineers who...
This eGuide illustrates solutions, applications and benefits of machine vision systems.
Learn how to increase device reliability in harsh environments and decrease unplanned system downtime.
This eGuide contains a series of articles and videos that considers theoretical and practical; immediate needs and a look into the future.
Salary and career survey: Benchmarks and advice; Designing controls; Remote data collection, historians; Control valve advances; Hannover Messe; Control Engineering International
System integration: Best practices and technologies to help; Virtualization virtues; Cyber security advice; Motor system efficiency, savings; Product exclusives; Road to Hannover
Collaborative robotics: How to improve safety, return on investment; Industrial Internet of Things, Industrie 4.0: World views; High-performance HMI, Information Integration: OPC and OMG
This article collection contains several articles on the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) and how it is transforming manufacturing.
PLCs, robots, and the quest for a single controller; how OEE is key to automation solutions.

Find and connect with the most suitable service provider for your unique application. Start searching the Global System Integrator Database Now!

Getting to the bottom of subsea repairs: Older pipelines need more attention, and operators need a repair strategy; OTC preview; Offshore production difficult - and crucial
Digital oilfields: Integrated HMI/SCADA systems enable smarter data acquisition; Real-world impact of simulation; Electric actuator technology prospers in production fields
Special report: U.S. natural gas; LNG transport technologies evolve to meet market demand; Understanding new methane regulations; Predictive maintenance for gas pipeline compressors
click me