Defense & Security

Submitted by Corey Foster, Valin Corporation
Top 3 Security Misconceptions Between IT and OT Personnel

There seems to be this constant game of tug-of-war between Information Technology (IT) and Operation Technology (OT) personnel in industrial settings. In general, there are three misconceptions that OT personnel have about the IT department.

Mitsubishi Electric Servo and Motion Economy Solutions

Economy Solutions from Mitsubishi Electric provides a low-cost, reliable, powerful, and easy-to-configure bundle of components allowing OEMs and system integrators to integrate high-precision motion control quickly, effortlessly, and affordably into their applications.

Omron V440-F C-Mount Code Reader - Single Code Reading Solution

Traceability in industries like food and beverage, pharmaceutical, and others typically require multiple codes of various types in various locations to be read simultaneously. Omron recently introduced the V440-F to simplify the process of capturing all codes in a single view and managing the decoded data in the correct order.

Choosing the Right Type of Stepper Motor for Your Application

Stepper motors are popular for their ability to stop accurately as well as their ease of use.  Both the amount of rotation and the speed are controlled easily with the same digital square wave pulse signal.

IAI ELECYLINDER® Large Slider Type

Large ELECYLINDER® Slider type with a longer stroke operates at higher speeds.

D41 Series Safety Door Switch from Omron

Is your facility experiencing problems with safety interlocking device tampering? Check out the new D41 Series Safety Door Switch from Omron.

One Servo-Drive to Power Them All

Need drives to run your multi-axis system? It is hard to beat the Parker P-Series servo drive. Whether you have a belt actuator, a ballscrew actuator, an electric cylinder, a direct drive for a rotary table or a linear motor, it’s nice having a single compact cost effective drive solution that can power your needs.

Kyntronics SMART Hydraulic Actuators

Kyntronics SMART Hydraulic Actuators combine the best features of hydraulic power with the precision of servo control (used in ball screw & roller screw electro-mechanical actuators), without the inherent disadvantages of those approaches.

Omron HD-1500 Autonomous Mobile Robot

Omron's HD-1500 autonomous mobile robot has a 1,500kg payload capacity built specifically for industrial automation applications. This mobile robot will reduce the need for forklifts and will allow manufacturers to do more with less equipment, safely.

Motors for Extreme Environments

Valin provides quality motor products designed to perform in environments and applications where ordinary motors are unsuitable.