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MegaButtonTM is available
in memory capacities of 8 Megabytes, as
well as 4 Gigabytes. A MegaButton
is a rugged data storage device designed for
use and survival in harsh operating
environments. Attached to equipment and
related components, MegaButtons offer extended
data storage capabilities, allowing large
amounts of information; maintenance or
technical manuals, schematic diagrams, x-rays,
and pictures to be stored on the button along
with nameplate, configuration and maintenance
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ability to quickly view critical information
on-site saves both time and money for
maintenance personnel and asset managers. By
eliminating the time and inconvenience
associated with locating a paper manual or
accessing a central database, logistical
support functions such as configuration
management, maintenance record keeping,
preventive maintenance procedures and asset
tracking are enhanced throughout the service
life of the asset.
are built to the same rugged standards of
survivability as MacSema's MiniButtonTM
. The technology has successfully
completed tough environmental testing using
rigorous military standards including
temperature extremes, radiation, electrostatic
discharge (ESD), electromagnetic interference
(EMI), electromagnetic pulse (EMP), shock,
vibration, solvents and saltwater.
Measuring 28.6 mm (1.1 inches) in
diameter by 5.1 mm (0.2 inches) high, the
battery free MegaButton weighs only 5.0
grams. Data is retained indefinitely.
read and write to MegaButtons using MacSema's
USB MegaButtonLinkTM .
This external device connects directly to a PC
USB port and allows users to quickly access
and update information on a MegaButton through
a familiar Windows interface in the same way a
diskette is accessed from a floppy drive.
MegaButton systems are Plug and Play
compatible with off the shelf software,
allowing easy integration with industry
standard hardware platforms and software