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26Apr'18
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26Apr'18

New: ViTAM-1XX – fully IP66/IP69K industrial display

Can’t use a Panel PC? Need to keep the PC and display separate, but don’t want to use a fragile and fallible commercial LCD display? The ViTAM-1XX range offers a wall, desk or ceiling mountable fully IP66/IP69K stainless steel display… ..which can connect to any PC, any size and anywhere!

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06Mar'18
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06Mar'18

Tired of unreadable ‘sunlight readable’ displays?

With summer just around the corner (contrary to the efforts of the “Beast of the East”!) those interacting with outside touchscreens unwittingly prepare to again squint at illegible displays and curse the manufacturer – don’t let that be you! Our Panel PC and Industrial Display ranges offer a 1000 cd/m2 upgrade for complete visibility in […]

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20Feb'18
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20Feb'18

Tired of managing multiple vendors to realise your electronic product?

If you need a one stop shop for electronic product design, certification and manufacture, you need DSL. Design: Our multi-skilled in-house engineering team will develop your hardware, firmware and can even build your software. Certification: Tell us your certification requirements and we’ll manage the rest. Manufacture: We provide flexible, just-in-time (JIT) managed production deliveries so you […]

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13Feb'18
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13Feb'18

Troubleshooting RS485 networks

In many situations, system assemblers are finding that RS485 networks are unreliable or simply do not work. In a world of plug and play serial digital interfaces the integral sophistication of these long standing digital serial communication interfaces and protocols are commonly underestimated and this can sometimes lead to issues in the field leading to […]

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06Feb'18
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06Feb'18

Tired of losing vital logging data, OS corruption and BSODs?

DSL’s internal smart battery option protects against unexpected power loss: whether that’s a traditional power cut, fluctuating input (think solar panels), portable power sources or an over-enthusiastic cleaner searching for a plug socket! Operating identically to a laptop, the smart battery grants your Panel PC/HMI or Industrial PC emergency self-sufficiency for 30-90 minutes and just […]

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30Jan'18
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30Jan'18

Avoid expensive/unsafe electrical installations – PoE your Panel PC!

Now achieve power and communications through a single ethernet cable with our new PoE+ input option. Paying electricians to install power points is hassle and expensive, especially in challenging factory environments where AC sockets are ideally avoided… …and as most PoE+ ethernet switches are UPS backed, your control/monitoring system will continue running even in a […]

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23Jan'18
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23Jan'18

New: Solve Visitor/Staff management, fire safety and punctuality issues

Understanding visitor/staff movement with instant snapshots is critical to any business. Visitors:                Sign themselves in/out with generated identification stickers and automatic notification to their host of arrival. Staff:                     Clock in and out in seconds digitally – say goodbye to magnetic in/out boards. Ditch that obsolete visitor’s book and magnetic in/out board – […]

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16Jan'18
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16Jan'18

RAF seek DSL as IoT Hardware Design partner for technology revamp

Industry renowned for realising the revolution of IoT whilst others still marvel the possibilities, DSL will be a partner of the RAF 100 Interoperability Workshop (press release) in Sept ’18. Leveraging IoT technology to reduce operating costs whilst increasing functionality, traceability, marketability and critically – profitability; resonates across all technology businesses. If you’re not yet […]

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09Jan'18
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09Jan'18

Evaluate now: Free Panel PC upgrade to 6th Gen i3/i5

The ARCHMI-9 series has now been updated with 6th Gen Intel® Core i3/i5 CPUs, yet incredibly still passively cooled! Vandal-proof PCAP multi-touch displays weather the harshest industrial environments whilst HDMI out enables dual display installs. With long term reliability synonymous with DSL (evidenced by our 5 year warranty commitment) and evaluation samples available for loan, […]

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22Dec'17
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22Dec'17

DSL’s Virtual SoM featured on IoT Global Network

DSL was today featured in IoT Global Network with “ARM System-On-Modules go virtual to spawn rapid IoT realisation” “The IoT revolution places the same pressures on electronic design realisation to that conventionally of military embedded systems; where (the reduction of) Size, Weight and Power (SWaP) is the critical driving force behind each new development…” read […]

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19Dec'17
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19Dec'17

Why is a Virtual SoM like a Christmas Pudding (not a bad Xmas joke, promise!)

Whether you’re designing a complex PCB or a Christmas cake there’s always risk involved if you’ve never done it before. That’s why you start with a tried and tested recipe and that’s exactly what DSL has been doing for 25 years. Our Virtual SoM is the recipe to get your product to market with as little […]

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12Dec'17
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12Dec'17

Pelicases – for Panel PCs on the move!

A range of sizes and colours make the Pelicase ideal for portable and semi portable applications. With a fully customisable back plate you can easily integrate a panel PC and additional I/O. IP rated and running full Windows 7/8/10 or Linux for seamless GUI Combine the very best in industrial OTS components to reduce development and […]

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05Dec'17
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05Dec'17

Why is passive cooling (fanless) important?

In our (relatively) dust-free homes, fans take years to clog up with dust and when they do – the consequences are generally irritating, not disastrous. In industry and on our factory floors, dust (and liquid) ingress is prevalent and such clogging happens in months, not years – and when it does the consequences can be […]

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28Nov'17
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28Nov'17

New -20°c- 70°c SBC drives 6th Gen Core i3/i5 into high performance industrial applications

The compact 170 x 113mm SBC-7114 injects the Core i3-6100U, Core i5-6300U or Core i7-6600U into high performance compact embedded applications. Featuring all the latest desktop functionality, no longer must ‘embedded’ lag behind mainstream performance and function, with on-board 9-36VDC input PSU and -20°c – 70°c operation enabling deployment across any industrial or vehicular locale.  

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21Nov'17
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21Nov'17

Virtual SoM spawns rapid ARM Cortex-A8 design, perfect for IoT

The Virtual SoM combines the advantages of ‘from-scratch’ design with that of a physical system-on-module, allowing DSL to rapidly deliver a low risk and cost path to realising our client’s embedded solution. Whether jumping on the revolution of IoT, or servicing legacy technology, this approach is equally beneficial for building new technology as it is […]