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BiSS Line


Published March 17, 2017

Open Source User Group defines BiSS Line for Single Cable Motor Feedback Digital feedback in the same cable and using the same connectors as motor power is a current trend in electrical drive systems. This single-cable approach simplifies system wiring and makes installation and maintenance easier. These advantages have already

FieldBus Systems


Published January 31, 2017

FieldBus systems for factory automation If you were designing a factory control system, you would previously have used multiple PLCs connected on point-to-point connections to junction boxes and marshalling racks to attach the sensors and actuators, often over long cable runs. FieldBus is a modern communications system which uses digital

Transparent OLED


Published June 27, 2016

Transparent LCD displays without the need for complicated backlight systems. Transparent LCD displays are becoming more popular for in store advertising, but most require complicated backlight systems to allow the image to be visible in the bright light of a store window. OLED doesn’t need this, as the technology means

Latest style in HMI systems

HMI style

Published June 23, 2016

Industrial HMI used to mean ugly looking metal boxes. Modern HMI systems bring style to the factory floor In the past, HMI systems for factory automation and control were usually plain boxes that never considered form as well as function. New HMI systems from Semicom bring style into play, with

Rugged Tablets and PDAs


Published June 23, 2016

A new range of rugged handheld devices are now available from Semicom Visual Requirements for data capture in ever more extreme environments are becoming more common. Semicom have increased their range of rugged tablets and PDAs to support these requirements. The new units offer NFC, and some have advanced features

Controlling the Underground


Published June 23, 2016

Semicom are assisting Transport for London in improving crowd flow in the Tube In April 2016, TfL began a trial to modernise a rule from the 1920s, to stand on both sides of the escalator. Studies have proven that during rush-hour times, standing on both sides allow more people to

Transparent Displays


Published June 14, 2016

Semicom Visual are now able to offer transparent LCD panels for use in digital signage and information display. These devices are perfect for large advert displays in shop windows, or as part of a vending machine or kiosk, where the internals of the machine need to be visible whilst still

3D Displays Without Glasses


Published August 25, 2015

3D displays have become quite popular with home cinema types, but with the need for 3D glasses, their use in public environments is very difficult. A new type of 3D display, called Autostereoscopic 3D has been developed to remove the need for glasses. Semicom Visual have a range of Autostereoscopic

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