Smaller and smarter fiber optic connectors

Today, Fischer Connectors, the worldwide leader in push-pull circular connectors and cable assembly solutions, launched its new single fiber optic connector (FO1) within its Fischer FiberOptic Series. This miniature, lightweight, rugged connectivity solution is easy to use and ensures premium performance even in harsh environments. The new connector fulfills the growing market need for higher data transmission rates over long distances, while reducing space and guaranteeing performance by means of rugged miniature solutions.   The FO1 connector has been tested to withstand temperatures of -40 degree C. Click here to read the full official press release  

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Process Control Communucation Protocols

How do instruments and controllers communicate in a process control? Has it ever came in your mind how instruments and controllers communicate? We know for a fact that communication may come wired or wireless but with the wast variety of process instruments nowadays how do this instruments work when connected to controllers of a different make. Communication protocols is what we call the digital message formats and rules required to exchange messages in or between computers and instruments. This is required in process automation.   The following are the different types of communication protocols, its uses and its makers in the field of […]

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