The benefits of DNC software when it comes to managing your CNC programs, machine parameters, and offsets are well known. As a result, many businesses look to offer some form of DNC software or their own, ranging from thousands of dollars to absolutely free.
Industrial control environments need to address shock, vibration, temperature, and space constraints. TE Connectivity's Industrial Mini I/O connector family is designed specifically with these needs in mind. The Mini I/O product takes the place of RJ45 connectors which were designed for office applications but wasn't originally intended for an industrial environment. The Mini I/O connectors are 25% of the size of RJ45 and are designed for the shock, vibration and temperature ranges of industrial control.