Data Translation

Data Translation is a world leader in high performance USB and Ethernet (LXI) Data Acquisition products and Open, Powerful Test & Measurement Software.

We provide:

  • Data acquisition hardware and software solutions
  • Test, measurement and control systems
  • USB data acquisition modules with simultaneous sampling rates up to 10 MHz
  • Vibration Measurement with Embedded ARM
  • USB Data Loggers and application software
  • Temperature measurement instruments using thermocouples and RTDs
  • A large range of different USB module types with over 150 different models
  • Direct Connect: Data Acquisition with integrated signal conditioning for strain, force, load, pressure measurements
  • PCI products with analogue sampling rates up to 1.25MHz
  • DSP based acquisition and control products
  • Ethernet data acquisition
  • OEM versions available for integration into your products
  • Interfaces to software packages such as MATLAB & LabVIEW
  • Free information and advice
  • USB Data Acquisition 
  • Test and Measurement Software

Data Translation's wealth of experience and you can use it to solve your current data acquisition challenges. We are only an email or phone call away. We believe our pre and post-sales service is second to none. We are happy to discuss your application and to recommend a solution to meet your requirements.

  1. 16-Channel Sound & Vibration Measurement

    16-Channel Sound & Vibration Measurement
    The DT9857E is a high accuracy dynamic signal acquisition module for noise, vibration, and acoustic measurements. Eight or sixteen, 24-bit, IEPE (ICP®) sensor inputs are synchronized with a tachometer input, digital and counter inputs to provide data streams that are matched in time, for field or laboratory use. Two stimulus outputs, each 32-bit resolution, are available for dynamic waveform generation plus bit pattern generation. This rugged, compact module connects via USB making it ideal for many measurement applications.
    Extend your options for vibration analysis, the DT9857E is expandable up to 16 modules or 256 sensor input channels.
  2. 20-Bit Resolution USB Measurement Modules

    20-Bit Resolution USB Measurement Modules
    The DT9844 is a high accuracy and high speed USB data acquisition module offering unparalleled performance. The specially designed circuitry on this module reduces crosstalk between channels even at the highest sampling rates. The DT9844 provides a high performance measurement solution for even the most sophisticated application. Hardware and software of this module are compatible with the proven DT9834 series. Little or no effort is required to move to enhanced measurement performance.
    • 32 single-ended/16 differential analog inputs, ±10V
    • 1 MHz sampling speed (640 kHz when acquiring multiple channels)
    • 20-Bit resolution
    • Highest accuracy/throughput available
    • Lowest noise/crosstalk: -80dB at 1kHz, 500kHz settling
    • Full simultaneous operation of all functions: 32 A/D channels, 32 DIO, 5 C/T
    • 500 Volt tri-sectional galvanic isolation .. separates the analog from the digital from the USB section
    Includes free QuickDAQ software .. get up and running quickly.
  3. 4-Channel Ethernet (LXI) instrument with IEPE for Sound & Vibration Applications

    4-Channel Ethernet (LXI) instrument with IEPE for Sound & Vibration Applications
    The DT8837 is a highly accurate multifunction Ethernet module that is ideal for sound and vibration measurements. A built-in webserver allows remote stand-alone operations. All the I/O channels are completely isolated from each other, allowing noise-free data to be sampled in tough industrial environments. Four 24-bit IEPE (ICP®) sensor inputs, a 24-bit D/A stimulus output, and a 31-bit tachometer channel are synchronised to provide data streams that are matched in time for field or laboratory use. Sync up to 16 devices over the Ethernet (LXI) compatible interface.
  4. 4-Channel High Performance USB Data Acquisition for Sound & Vibration Applications

    4-Channel High Performance USB Data Acquisition for Sound & Vibration Applications
    The DT9837 series are highly accurate data acquisition modules that are ideal for portable noise and vibration measurements. Four 24-bit IEPE (ICP) sensor inputs are synchronised with a tachometer input to provide data streams that are matched in time for field or laboratory use. The rugged small module is self-powered via the USB connection to a PC/laptop. BNC connections are provided for all I/O signals for secure and easy-to-use operation. 4 simultaneous, 24-bit Delta-Sigma A/D channels for high resolution measurements. Support for four IEPE inputs, including 4mA current source and AC or DC coupling. Portable operation. No external power supply needed. Runs on USB power. Tachometer input support in the A/D data stream for synchronising measurements. Sampling rate of over 52.7 kHz or 105.4 kHz (for DT9837B and DT 9837C) to meet your application need. Analogue input range of ±10V or ±1V. One 24-bit Delta-Sigma D/A converter with single-value or ultra-smooth waveform output capability. Programmable triggers for analogue input operations for maximum flexibility. Choose a software trigger, TTL trigger, or analogue threshold trigger. Simultaneous operation of the A/D and D/A subsystems for maximum performance.
  5. Embedded Solution for Measurement Applications using ARM and Linux with Free Source Code

    Embedded Solution for Measurement Applications using ARM and Linux with Free Source Code
    High-precision measurement technology combined with an embedded ARM Cortex-A8 processor - the new generation of autonomous measurement technology from Data Translation is ready for new application ideas. Serveral interfaces (USB, Ethernet, serial UART, microSD slot) and the Linux-based development of custom applications open up unlimited possibilities.
  6. High Accuracy, High Channel Count Measurement for IEPE Sensors

    High Accuracy, High Channel Count Measurement for IEPE Sensors
    VIBbox is a high-accuracy, high channel count, dynamic signal analyser system for sound and vibration applications. VIBbox packages up to four DT9857E modules in a rugged enclosure for field use. Depending on the model, it includes up to 64 IEPE 24-bit Delta-Sigma sensor inputs, up to eight 32-bit D/A stimulus outputs, up to four 32-bit counter/timers, up to 4 tachometers, up to 64 DIO lines, and up to 8 measure counters. If additional channels are required, users can connect multiple VIBboxes together to achieve a maximum of 256 IEPE inputs, 32 D/A outputs, 16 C/Ts, 16 tachometers, 256 DIO lines, and 32 measure counters - all synchronized at the same instant in time.
  7. High Accuracy Measurements with 24 Bit Resolution

    High Accuracy Measurements with 24 Bit Resolution
    The DT9824 offers the highest stability and accuracy for measuring analog signals. Every signal input, both analog and digital, is fully isolated from each other. This technology, ISO-Channel™, guarantees that all signals are protected from any environmental or system noise. The high stability design of the DT9824 with a temperature coefficient of ±0.05µV/° C, a CMRR of greater than 150dB, and 1.5 ppm maximum noise, delivers data acquisition results that are twenty times better than the results from a normal standard measurement system. The DT9824 is ideally suited for chromatography, seismic, weigh scale, and medical applications where accuracy and stability are imperative. The rugged, compact module is fully powered by USB and can be used as a portable device or mounted in a rack. Use the free QuickDAQ data logger software to get up and running quickly.
  8. Highly Accurate RTD Temperature an Voltage Measurement Instruments

    Highly Accurate RTD Temperature an Voltage Measurement Instruments
    MEASURpoint™ is a series of 8-48 channels temperature and voltage measurement instruments designed for high accuracy and industrial robustness. MEASURpoint utilises ISO-Channel™ front end architecture to eliminate common mode noise and ground loops through ±500V channel to channel galvanic isolation. These 24-bit instruments allow direct thermocouple, RTD, and precision voltage or resistance measurements with a PC. DT8874 Ethernet version features a built-in webserver for remote stand-alone operations. Measured values can be viewed, graphed, or exported to Excel. MEASURpoint allows limit checking for control or monitoring processes.
  9. High Performance Multifunction USB Data Acquisition Modules

    High Performance Multifunction USB Data Acquisition Modules
    The DT9834 series is a family of high-performance USB data acquisition modules. 16SE/8DI analogue inputs, 500kHz overall sampling speed, 16 Bit resolution, 4 analogue outputs sampled at 500 kHz. 16 digital inputs - synchronised with analog inputs. 8 digital lines with interrupt on change. 16 digital outputs - synchronised with analog outputs. 1 dynamic digital output - synchronized with analog inputs. 5 Counter/Timer (32-Bit) - synchronised with analog inputs. Available as a BNC boxed version or a board-only OEM version.
  10. High Resolution; High Accuracy Ethernet Instrument

    High Resolution; High Accuracy Ethernet Instrument
    The DT8824 offers the highest stability and accuracy for measuring analogue signals. Every signal input is fully isolated from each other. This technology, ISO-Channel™, guarantees that all signals are protected from any environmental or system noise. The 24-bit resolution and the high stability design of the DT8824, with a temperature coefficient of ±0.05uV/°C, and a CMRR of greater than 150dB, delivers data acquisition results that are twenty times better than the normal solution from another system. The DT8824 is ideally suited for chromatography, seismic, weigh scale, and medical applications where accuracy and stability are imperative. The rugged, compact module can be used as a portable device or mounted in a rack. Ethernet (LXI) compatible interface. QuickDAQ included, the free data logger application for Windows.