The datasheet for the SimplexMotion100A product has now been released. It is still a draft but only small changes are anticipated until the product is released during the winter 2012/2013.
The product features a USB port for straightforward configuration and testing with the freely available SimplexMotionTool PC software. There is also software support with API libraries (Windows, Linux and Labview supported) for PC computer control through USB or RS485/Modbus communication. Applications such as laboratory mechatronic setups can easily be realized with USB interface and Labview control. Other applications such as CNC machine control can be accomplished with the step motor emulation interface and offers greatly enhanced performance.
The SimplexMotion100A will provide an easy solution to motion control in many applications at a low price point. Estimated price is in the range 150-250€ depending on quantity.