EnSilica has announced two senior-level appointments designed to significantly boost its rapidly expanding full System-on-Chip (SoC) services as the company continues to expand its base of customers seeking complex, full-service custom analog and mixed-signal chip design and supply. EnSilica has appointed David Tester to the newly created position of Director of SoC Architecture and Patrick McNamee to the newly created position of Director of Silicon Operations.[Continue reading →]
Utilizing EnSilica’s eSi-RISC processor, Solomon Systech’s SSD2098 Touch and Display Driver Integration (TDDI) IC targets FHD In-Cell LTPS panels for smartphones Wokingham, UK – August 10, 2017. EnSilica, a leading independent provider of semiconductor solutions and IP, and Solomon Systech, a leading provider of touch and display ICs and system solutions, have entered into a multi-year licensing agreement for EnSilica’s range of highly-configurable, high-performance, and low-power eSi-RISC processor IP. The multi-year licensing agreement covers the full range of EnSilica’s 16 bit and 32 bit eSi-RISC processor IP and extends the existing, successful relationship between the two companies to cover multiple projects and multiple architecture implementations.
EnSilica’s eSi-RISC processor IP has been adopted by Solomon Systech to power several of its smart touch screen controllers and drivers. Headquartered in Hong Kong with additional technology centers throughout Asia (China, Japan, Korea and Taiwan) and in Europe (United Kingdom), Solomon Systech operates on a fabless business model. The company specializes in the design, development and sales of proprietary IC products that enable a wide range of display applications for smartphones, tablets, smart TVs/monitors, notebooks and other smart devices, including wearables, healthcare devices, connected home devices, as well as industrial appliances, etc. [Continue reading →]
The integration with Azure IoT Hub enables Electric Imp's customers to use Microsoft's storage and advanced data analytics, while simplifying the setup and management of highly scalable, secure communications between the edge and cloud.[Continue reading →]
SAN JOSE, Calif. -- Cadence Design Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: CDNS) today announced it has collaborated with the Embedded Real-Time System Laboratory of Nagoya University to port the AUTOSAR-compliant TOPPERS ATK2-SC1 (Toyohashi OPen Platform for Embedded Real-time Systems Automotive Kernel version-2 Scalability Class 1) to Cadence® Tensilica® processors and DSPs. Nagoya University and Cadence jointly ported the ATK2-SC1 to the Tensilica processor platform, validating that it functions correctly and operates at competitive performance levels. With this port, developers working on advanced driver assistance system (ADAS), human machine interface (HMI), autonomous driving system and other automotive applications requiring the high computational capabilities of Tensilica processors can start early development of automotive applications on the TOPPERS automotive kernel. For more information about ATK2-SC1, visit https://www.toppers.jp/atk2.html.
Automotive electronic systems are increasing exponentially in complexity, making it increasingly challenging for electronic control units (ECUs) to perform their specific control functions while also connecting to the various automotive networks reliably. The AUTOSAR architecture organizes the building blocks that compose the ECU software stack, allowing multiple suppliers and OEMs to collaborate on the development of critical system components. Reuse of well-defined software components allows ECUs to be developed quickly and efficiently, and systems are becoming more heterogeneous in their deployment of processors and DSPs.[Continue reading →]
ANDOVER, Mass. – July 31, 2017 – Mercury Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: MRCY, www.mrcy.com), announced it received a $5M order from a leading defense prime contractor for airborne tactical mission computers in a maritime patrol aircraft. This is a follow-on to previous orders for systems destined to different countries. The order was booked in the Company’s fiscal 2017 fourth quarter.
The mission computers will perform a variety of functions ranging from video capture and graphical display to Ethernet switching. Based on open systems architecture and standard interfaces using 6U OpenVPX modules and Intel CPUs, the computer systems provide the flexibility to integrate the different sensors needed for variations in platform by end user countries.[Continue reading →]
PARIS, France — July 27, 2017 — VITEC, a worldwide leader in advanced video encoding and streaming solutions, today announced it will demonstrate its broad range of point-to-point streaming and full motion video (FMV) solutions engineered for mission-critical and tactical military and defense operations at stand N7-350 at DSEI. Held Sept. 12-15 at ExCeL in London, DSEI is the world’s largest fully integrated international defense exhibition featuring land, sea, and air products and technologies.
“The video and metadata requirements of modern military and defense applications continue to evolve, making live, real-time video delivery and management in the tactical arena a true challenge,” said Mark Rushton, business development manager at VITEC. “VITEC’s latest encoding solutions and IPTV management system are designed to allow military personnel to easily disseminate live feeds and recorded video assets in various bit-rates optimized for the specific network link available, whether stationary or in the field.”[Continue reading →]
VP62105 July 28th, 2017, as an independent embedded computer manufacturer, LinkedHope® released a 6U VPX single board VP62105. Based on the Intel® 3rd generation CoreTM i3/i5/i7 platform, VP62105 has a new microarchitecture that enables small-sized designs to be created with unmatched computing power, graphics performance and energy efficiency on a small footprint.
VP62105 provides 4 Serial RapidIO (SRIO) x4 links for VPX Data Plane communication, 2 PCI express x8 channel for VPX Expansion Plane communication and 4 Gigabit Ethernet for VPX Control Plane communication. The rich data interchange options make it much easier to build computer and system solutions.[Continue reading →]
AVerMedia's latest industrial HDMI 1.4a video capture card targeted at embedded solutions for machine vision, medical imaging, or in-vehicle solutions, both civilian and military and it now comes with a preview version of the Pro SDK.[Continue reading →]
VP68801 July 27th, 2016, as an independent embedded computer manufacturer, LinkedHope® announces its new 6U VPX L3 Ethernet and SRIO Switch board, named VP68801, a China Local-design, Local-manufacturing product.
VP68801 is a China local design VPX Switch, compliant with VITA46.0, VITA48, and VITA65 specifications. The Profile of VP68801 is SLT6-SWH-16U20F-10.4.2, which uses Gb Ethernet as control plane and SRIO as data plane. It is mainly applicable to high-speed data exchange and routing among different types of payload boards in a VPX chassis. The switching board is designed as 6U VPX form factor, supporting both traditional air-cooled version and conduction-cooled version. With reliable anti-shock and vibration capability, excellent heat dissipation performance and unique environment protection design, the whole board can be stably operated in the wide temperature environment of -40°C to +85°C.[Continue reading →]
ANDOVER, Mass. - July 26, 2017 - Mercury Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: MRCY, www.mrcy.com) announced it received a $5.5M follow-on order from a leading defense prime contractor for compact, highly ruggedized, system-in-package (SiP) devices for an airborne weapons application. The order was booked in the Company’s fiscal 2017 fourth quarter and is expected to be shipped over the next several quarters.
“Mercury’s unique three-dimensional packaging technology embeds both memory and a microprocessor in a single, military-hardened form factor ideal for the harsh operating environments typical of weapon applications,” said Charlie Leader, Senior Vice President and General Manager of Mercury’s Advanced Microelectronics Solutions group. “Our valued customers and our nation’s warfighters can depend on Mercury to provide long-term, trusted supply chain continuity for military programs that matter to our national defense interests.”[Continue reading →]
Themis Computer, a manufacturer of rugged computing platforms, today announced the launch of its next generation XR6 Rugged Enterprise Servers (RES) featuring the newest Intel Xeon Scalable (Skylake) Processors.[Continue reading →]
Today, Tech Data announced that NEXIONA's innovative range of IoT software is now available on the Tech Data Cloud Solutions Store, powered by StreamOne, Tech Data's platform for end-to-end provisioning and billing of software and cloud services.[Continue reading →]
Nuvo-6108GC Neousys Technology today launched Nuvo-6108GC, the world’s first industrial-grade GPU computer integrating NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX 1080 or TITAN X and an Intel® Xeon® processor.
Powered by Intel® Xeon® E3 v5 or 6th Gen Core™ processor with C236 chipset, Nuvo-6108GC supports up to 32GB ECC/ non-ECC DDR4 memory and has rich I/O ports such as Gigabit Ethernet, USB3.0, video ports and serial ports. In addition to the x16 PCIe port for GPU installation, there are two x8 PCIe expansion slots for additional devices or for other application means.[Continue reading →]
Middletown, CT – The Measuring Division of Kaman Precision Products, Inc., a world leader in the design and manufacture of high-performance, precision non-contact position measuring systems, announces the availability of its KD-5100 differential measurement system, which provides resolution to a nanometer of positional change. With its proven stable design, extremely small size, and low power consumption, the KD-5100 is ideal for night vision systems, precision telescope positioning, fast steering mirrors (FSM) for space-based and airborne applications, and image stabilization systems. Kaman engineers work closely with customers to understand their specific application and optimize the KD-5100 to meet custom requirements.
Featuring a small package size – only 2 x 2.12 x 0.75 inches thick – the KD-5100 is a good choice for applications where space is a limiting factor. It is manufactured to MIL-H-38534, with MIL-SPEC components used throughout the electronics module wherever possible. The KD-5100 features rugged construction, with a mean time between failures of better than 238,000 hours in a space flight environment and 55,000 hours in a tactical environment. Kaman also offers the DIT-5200, a commercial version of the KD-5100 for applications where mil-spec requirements, size, weight and power consumption are not critical.[Continue reading →]
Middletown, CT – The Measuring Division of Kaman Precision Products, Inc., a world leader in the design and manufacture of high-performance, precision non-contact position measuring systems, announces the digiVIT digital variable impedance transducer. With its user-friendly new graphical user interface (GUI) for easier setup and connectivity, and cloud-based data access/monitoring, the digiVIT offers a wide array of networking capabilities ideal for Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) applications. It is a good choice for position, vibration, and proximity sensing, part sorting, process control, laboratory testing, engine dynamics testing, condition monitoring, and more.
The digiVIT is the most advanced digital signal conditioner for noncontact linear position and displacement sensing available on the market. It is a self-configuring system, which is capable of performing with nearly any sensor, from any manufacturer, as well as any conductive target. The transducer also features simple pushbutton calibration, temperature compensation, and zeroing. [Continue reading →]
ANDOVER, Mass. - July 24, 2017 - Mercury Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: MRCY, www.mrcy.com) announced it received an $8.5M follow-on order from a leading defense prime contractor for high density secure memory devices for integration into the computing systems of an advanced military avionics program. The order was booked in the Company’s fiscal 2017 fourth quarter and is expected to be shipped over the next several quarters.
“This order further reinforces Mercury’s dominant position in the design and manufacturing of secure and trusted memory devices for today’s most SWaP-sensitive military programs,” said Iain Mackie, Vice President and General Manager of Mercury’s Microelectronics Secure Solutions group. “Our Advanced Microelectronics Centers are privileged to provide long-term supply continuity for affordable, ruggedized and highly miniaturized memory devices demanded by our military forces around the globe.”[Continue reading →]
XM61001 July 24th, 2017, as an independent embedded computer manufacturer, LinkedHope® released a China local-designed, local-manufactured XMC processor board XM61001, which is a XMC graphics & image processing board mainly used for high-performance embedded graphics & image processing and GPU general-purpose computing (GPGPU) applications. Based on AMD Radeon™ E8860 embedded GPU, XM61001 provides 768/48 GFLOPS single/double precision peak (600e/4.5Gbps) processing performance, 640 independent computing units (shaders) as well as a maximum power consumption of 37W and a minimal power consumption of about 15W when adjusted to low power mode. It is especially suitable for high definition (1920*1080) and 4K (3840*2160) UHD displays, high-performance parallel computing and other GPGPU applications.
XM61001 has a 128-bit GDDR5 independent video memory up to 2GB, and the whole board is reinforced to meet the anti-shock and anti-vibration requirement described in VITA 42 and VITA 48 specifications. XM61001 also supports OpenGL 4.2, DirectX 11.1 APIs and industry-standard OpenCL™ 1.2 program language.[Continue reading →]
The brand new FreeRTOS programmable remote I/O module, RIO-2014PG. Example programs demonstrate serial and Ethernet data communication, as well as how to push sensor data to IBM Bluemix using MQTT for quick sensor to cloud application development. Low power consumption of ARM cortex M4 plus high efficiency of FreeRTOS make RIO-2014PG an ideal light weight computing platform for device networking and remote monitoring.[Continue reading →]
New family of pre-integrated systems speeds the development, and reduces the design risk for deployed application-specific solutions. ASHBURN, Va. – July 6, 2017 – Curtiss-Wright’s Defense Solutions division today introduced a new family of pre-integrated rugged mission management systems designed to lower the cost, speed the development, and reduce the design risk for deployed application-specific solutions. Through the use of fully integrated and tested industry-leading COTS modules, these base systems are architected, pre-qualified and pre-verified to address the needs of specific mission requirements. By providing a proven pre-configured base solution, these systems deliver a significant “headstart” that significantly reduces the integrator’s development cycle and costs. Using one of Curtiss-Wright’s pre-integrated hardware solution sets as their starting point, a system integrator can easily and quickly customize the base system by with application-specific software and/or expanding the base system with additional components to meet their application’s unique requirements. The first member of this innovative new family of pre-integrated solutions is designed for Software Defined Radio (SDR) and Electronic Warfare (EW) applications. It will be followed by announcements for additional application-specific pre-integrated base systems designed for applications such as Radar, EO/IR, and Video/Display.
“More and more frequently, our customers are asking us to help them jumpstart their application specific system designs with cost-effective pre-integrated system architectures that quickly get them most of the way to completion of their development by using proven COTS elements,” said Lynn Bamford, senior vice president and general manager, Curtiss-Wright Defense Solutions division. “Our new family of application-specific mission management systems hits the sweet spot for these designers, with ‘pre-rolled’ systems targeted for applications such as Software Defined Radio and Electronic Warfare. These high-TRL systems provide our customers with an easy to customize base system that delivers a head-start for faster deployment while lowering risk to program schedule and budget.”[Continue reading →]
According to the report, global IoT sensors market was valued at around USD 7.51 billion in 2016 and is expected to reach approximately USD 27.38 billion in 2022, growing at a CAGR of slightly above 24% between 2017 and 2022.[Continue reading →]
Acquisition uniquely positions Mercury as a leading commercial provider of secure and safety-critical processing subsystems for aerospace and defense applications, facilitating continued growth.[Continue reading →]
ANDOVER, Mass. - June 29, 2017 - Mercury Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: MRCY, www.mrcy.com) announced that its West Lafayette, Ind. facility received the 2017 James S. Cogswell Outstanding Security Achievement Award from the U.S. Department of Defense’s Defense Security Service (DSS). Mercury’s Hudson, N.H. Advanced Microelectronics Center previously received a Cogswell Award.
This award, which recognizes industrial security excellence, is the highest honor the DSS presents to cleared industry partners. Out of the approximately 13,500 cleared facilities nationwide, only 36 facilities received a Cogswell Award this year. Facilities may be nominated for the award only if they have a minimum of two consecutive superior industrial security review ratings and show a sustained degree of excellence and innovation in their overall security program management, implementation and oversight. [Continue reading →]
ANDOVER, Mass. - June 28, 2017 - Mercury Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: MRCY, www.mrcy.com) announced it received an $8.0M follow-on order from a leading defense prime contractor for state-of-the-art GPS Selective Availability Anti-Spoofing Modules (SAASM) for a precision guided munitions program. The order was booked in the Company’s fiscal 2017 fourth quarter and is expected to be shipped over the next several quarters.
“Receiving this follow-on order exemplifies how Mercury’s next generation business model continues to deliver affordable, highly differentiated microelectronic solutions to defense prime contractors,” said Charlie Leader, Senior Vice President and General Manager of Mercury’s Advanced Microelectronics Solutions group. “We are honored to continue supplying our customers and our military forces with sensor processing chain solutions manufactured in our secure and trusted Advanced Microelectronics Centers located throughout the United States.”[Continue reading →]
Compact Imaging, Inc. (CI) today announced that SRI International has selected CI's non-invasive depth scanning sensor, MRO(tm), as a critical component in the development of "dynamic biometrics" for improved detection of attempts to evade or deceive biometric security systems, such as fingerprint scanners. The development is being performed under a multi-year contract awarded to SRI as part of IARPA's (Intelligence Advanced Research Projects Activity, National Intelligence Directorate) Odin Program.[Continue reading →]
The new Inelta ILAT miniature LVDT sensors provide highly accurate position/path measurements for a applications with very tight space tolerances. This includes Medical Technology, Engineering, Agriculture and Navigation as well as Testing Facilities and Manufacture of special purpose machinery.[Continue reading →]
Leti, a research institute of CEA Tech, today announced that Leti's embedded sensor fusion solution, SigmaFusion, has been embedded in Infineon Technologies' AURIXTM TC29x platform. This platform enables automotive developers to control powertrain, body, safety and ADAS applications with one single microcontroller family.[Continue reading →]
W. L. Gore & Associates, Inc. (Gore) announced today that GORE-FLIGHT(tm) Microwave Assemblies and GORE(r) Microwave/RF Assemblies for military aerospace applications have successfully passed stringent U.S. Army flight qualifications on the MH-47 Rotorcraft[Continue reading →]
Mercury Systems Unveils First 3U Transceiver ANDOVER, Mass. - April 26, 2017 - Mercury Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: MRCY, www.mrcy.com) announced the Ensemble® DCM-KU-4R2G-2T3G ultra-low-latency transceiver developed to meet the demanding requirements of advanced electronic warfare (EW) applications and to provide high-speed signal processing capability suited to ultra-wideband communications and synthetic aperture radar (SAR) applications. Designed in accordance with OpenVPX™ standards at Mercury’s Huntsville, Ala. facility, the new transceiver is optimized for low probability of interception (LPOI) radio frequency (RF) signal detection in heavily contested electromagnetic environments. Ideal for digital radio frequency memory (DRFM) applications, Mercury’s new product seamlessly couples coherent multi-channel, multi-board functionality with best-of-breed spectral purity in a 3U form factor ruggedized for harsh military environments.
Modern military forces rely increasingly on electronic warfare technologies to secure a competitive advantage prior to physical engagement with an adversary. At the same time, commercial applications, such as wireless data and voice transmission signals, crowd the spectrum, virtually masking electromagnetic signals of military interest. Maintaining a dominant position on the electromagnetic battlefield necessitates simultaneous discernment of small signals over a wide bandwidth of frequencies with exceptional precision. Swift identification of these signals is critical to generate an appropriate and timely response to recognized threats. Mercury’s newest innovation addresses this signal detection challenge by densely integrating state-of-the-art RF and digital technologies to maximize spectral efficiency while simultaneously reducing physical size and weight. [Continue reading →]
A new demonstrator combines two cutting-edge technologies that include the RH850/V1R-M microcontroller (MCU) from the Renesas autonomy Platform and ADI's Drive360 advanced 28nm CMOS RF-to-bits technology.[Continue reading →]
NEWTON, Mass., April 25, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Sensors Expo & Conference (#Sensors17) the nation's leading event focusing exclusively on sensors and sensor-integrated systems, today announced details of a new Automotive & Autonomous Vehicle Sensors Workshop to take place on Wednesday, June 28. Spearheaded by Willard Tu, Executive Vice President, DSP Concepts, Inc., the half-day workshop will feature a series of panel discussions focusing on sensors and their role in automotive and autonomous vehicles. In addition, the Autotech Council will host a “Startup Review” to highlight new and exciting startups in the automotive sensing industry on Wednesday, June 28.
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The embedded box PC TANK-870-Q170 from ICP Deutschland is especially made for the usage in image processing applications. It combines an optional POE expansion, RAID function and different PCI, PCIe and PCIe MIni Card expansion possibilities.[Continue reading →]
Fujitsu Components America, Inc. and enmo Technologies, a leader in mobile IoT, today announced a technology collaboration to support Fujitsu IoT devices in the enmo Platform. The first result of this collaboration is that the Fujitsu Sensor Beacon IoT device now is supported in the enmo Platform.
“We worked very closely with enmo to port their IoT.Over.BeaconTM technology to our Sensor Beacon IoT device,” said Bob Thornton, president/COO of Fujitsu Components America. “Complete Smartphone Apps for IoT deployments that use our Sensor Beacon now can be developed and launched in minutes through the enmo Platform. We look forward to continuing to work with enmo to have their Platform support other Fujitsu IoT devices, such as our Blue Brain module.”[Continue reading →]
Mercury Systems Defense DDR4 High Density Secure Memory Device CHELMSFORD, Mass. - March 2, 2017 - Mercury Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: MRCY, www.mrcy.com), announced the latest development in its high density secure memory product line, integrating double data rate fourth-generation synchronous dynamic random-access memory (DDR4 SDRAM) with its SWaP-efficient packaging technology. Replacing up to eighteen industrial or commercial DDR4 devices with a single military-hardened component, Mercury delivers space savings up to 75% in a ball grid array (BGA) package with data transfer speeds up to 3200 Mb/s. Mercury’s Advanced Microelectronics Center (AMC) in Phoenix, Ariz., will produce 8GB DDR4 devices in the second half of 2017 to support next-generation customer designs. 2GB and 16GB devices are slated for production thereafter.
“Since pioneering the first DDR high density secure memory devices more than 15 years ago, our miniaturization technology has advanced with each successive generation of DDR memory,” said Iain Mackie, Vice President and General Manager of Mercury’s Microelectronics Secure Solutions group. “Our memory solutions are optimized for density while withstanding the harshest operating environments. With today’s announcement, Defense prime contractors now have a trusted supplier of compact, military-grade DDR4 memory for high-speed, low-power, mission-critical subsystems.”[Continue reading →]
With voice control emerging as a primary interface to consumer electronics, differentiating a single voice from other speakers and background noise is essential to creating a positive user experience. Infineon and XMOS have teamed on a demonstrator design of an enhanced voice controller system. Shown this week at MWC in Barcelona, the demo system combines Infineon's single-chip 60 GHz radar IC and 70db SNR microphones with an XMOS audio processor to handle intelligent beamforming for far field voice capture.[Continue reading →]
HARRISBURG, Pa. – January 12, 2017 – TE Connectivity (TE) (NYSE: TEL), a world leader in connectivity and sensors, has released its DEUTSCH autosport hermetic fuel tank connector range with an aluminum shell. The new connector replaces standard stainless steel materials with aluminum to achieve a 60 percent weight savings.
Designed for the professional motorsport industry, the fuel tank connector goes into the wall of a fuel cell with a glass seal to stop any fuel escaping up the wiring loom.[Continue reading →]
SCHAFFHAUSEN, Switzerland – January 11, 2017 – TE Connectivity Ltd. (NYSE: TEL) (TE), a world leader in connectivity and sensors, was named one of Clarivate Analytics 2016 Top 100 Global Innovators. This marks the sixth consecutive year TE has been recognized for its achievements in innovation, and marks the first year Clarivate Analytics released this list under its new brand identity, following the sale of the Intellectual Property & Science business of Thomson Reuters to Onex Corporation and Baring Private Equity Asia in October 2016.
The 2016 Top 100 Global Innovators report honors the most innovative corporations and institutions in the world as determined by analyzing proprietary data including patent volume, patent-grant success rates, global reach and invention influence. The 2016 report reveals that on average, the 2016 Top 100 Global Innovators invest 9.1 percent more in R&D than those in the S&P 100.[Continue reading →]
CMB-B72 fanless barebone system Taiwan Commate Computer Inc.(COMMELL), the worldwide leader of Industrial Single Board Computers, launches CMB-B72 PICMG 1.3 half-size series fanless barebone system based on Intel® 6th generation "Skylake-H" Core™ i7/i5/i3 processor with three expansion slots, is designed to meet the expansion capability(provides three expansion slots with two different combinations of PCI and PCIe slots: a. two PCI and one PCIe x16; b. one PCI, one PCIe x1 and one PCIe x16.), high performance, high-end media, broad I/O and fanless for a flexibility and wide variety of transportation, military, industrial, medical and telecommunication applications and more.
The CMB-B72 barebone system is designed for the 6th generation Intel® Core™ H-series processors in the FCBGA1440( will be comprised of Core™ i3-6100E 2.7GHz with 2 CPU cores, or i5-6440EQ Tubbo Boost up to 3.4GHz with 4 CPU cores, or i7-6820EQ Tubbo Boost up to 3.5GHz with 4 CPU cores) and accompany with Intel® QM170 Chipset. DDR4 memory is supported up to a total of 32GB( 2 DDR4 SO-DIMM 2133 MHz), The barebone is based on Intel® HD530 Graphics that provides high-end media and graphics capabilities for devices that display videos, 2D/3D graphics and interactive content. In addition, The CMB-B72 supports up to three independent displays port with 4K resolution ( 1 x DisplayPort, 1 x DVI-D, 1 x VGA) to provide its advanced solutions for imaging, machine vision and infotainment applications. [Continue reading →]
CHELMSFORD, Mass. - Jan. 11, 2017 - Mercury Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: MRCY, www.mrcy.com), announced it recently received $6.9 million in orders relating to a sensor processing application for fighter aircraft. The orders were booked in the Company’s fiscal 2017 second quarter.
“Mercury’s outstanding working relationship with this customer, forged through years of close collaboration, continues to help drive the success of this critical airborne program,” said Didier Thibaud, Mercury’s Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer. “This collaboration will enable our customer to continue to leverage Mercury's commercially developed modular open architecture-based signal processing technology to realize faster time to market and a lower total cost of ownership for their program.”[Continue reading →]
Electric Imp's new IoT QuickStart Family is designed to help customers cut the time to build, test and prototype complex IoT solutions while maintaining industrial-strength security, scalability and control. Based on reference designs that Electric Imp experts have developed over the past five years, the IoT QuickStart Family appliances represent the most frequently requested secure connectivity and device prototype solutions, each delivered in a fraction of the time and cost required by custom-built solutions.[Continue reading →]
Las Vegas, International CES 2017, LVCC North Hall, Booth 7029 – BlackBerry Limited (NASDAQ: BBRY; TSX: BB) has announced its most advanced and secure embedded operating system (OS) for the automotive industry. QNX® Software Development Platform 7.0 (QNX® SDP 7.0) is a 64-bit OS that builds on the proven reliability of QNX technology and raises the bar for security and performance in cars. At CES 2017, the technological capabilities of QNX SDP 7.0 will be demonstrated in BlackBerry QNX’s 2016 Jaguar XJ and 2017 Lincoln MKZ concept cars.
“With the push toward connected and autonomous vehicles, the electronic architecture of cars is evolving - from a multitude of smaller processors each executing a dedicated function, to a set of high performance domain controllers, powered by 64-bit processors and graphical processing units,” said John Wall, senior vice president and head of BlackBerry QNX. “To develop these new systems, our automotive customers will need a safe and secure 64-bit OS that can run highly complex software, including neural networks and artificial intelligence algorithms. QNX SDP 7.0 is suited not only for cars, but also for almost any safety- or mission-critical application that requires 64-bit performance and advanced security. This includes surgical robots, industrial controllers and high-speed trains.”[Continue reading →]
New, dual threaded 64-bit Altivec(tm)-enabled VPX6-197 SBC features a quad-core T2080 processor, delivers 1.8 GHz non-throttling processing performance with only 42 watts of power dissipation[Continue reading →]
CHELMSFORD, Mass. - Jan. 5, 2017 - Mercury Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: MRCY, www.mrcy.com), announced it received a $24.4 million follow-on order from a leading defense prime contractor for integrated radio frequency (RF) and digital subsystems for an electronic warfare (EW) application. The order, which includes an option to purchase additional units, was booked in the Company’s fiscal 2017 second quarter and is expected to be shipped over the next several quarters.
“This follow-on order confirms Mercury’s leadership position in EW and further validates our strategy of converging RF and digital technologies to meet the increasing demands in today’s electromagnetic threat environment,” said Charlie Hudnall, Vice President and General Manager of Mercury’s Embedded Sensor Products group. “We’re honored to supply high-speed, broadband electronics that expand our military forces’ strategic advantage over our adversaries.”[Continue reading →]
CHANDLER, Ariz., Dec. 12, 2016 — The new PIC24 “GA7” family of microcontrollers (MCU) is now available from Microchip Technology Inc. (NASDAQ: MCHP), a leading provider of microcontroller, mixed-signal, analog and Flash-IP solutions. As the lowest-cost 256 KB Flash memory 16-bit MCUs available today, these PIC24 devices enable extremely cost-effective designs for Internet of Things (IoT) sensor nodes, portable medical devices and industrial control applications. For more information about Microchip’s PIC24 “GA7” family visit: www.microchip.com/pic24ga705
The PIC24 “GA7” family enables developers to cut power consumption, cost and space. The devices offer low-power modes including multiple sleep modes, down to 190 nA, to greatly decrease power consumption for extended battery life in portable applications at a fraction of the cost of previous solutions. The new devices also offer up to 256 KB Flash and 16 KB RAM and are available in 28, 44 and 48 pin count package options, some as small as 4 x 4mm.[Continue reading →]
RFEL has been awarded a further phase of the Osborne programme for Defence Science and Technology Laboratory (DSTL), Porton Down, UK. The Osborne programme provides DSTL with the capability to conduct Electronic Warfare (EW) Systems development using Model-Based Design.[Continue reading →]
Leti experts will give four presentations at SEMICON Europa, Oct. 25-27, in Grenoble, and Leti's Patterning Program Manager Laurent Pain will chair a session on lithography. Leti also will present multiple product demos in a wide range of fields that showcase how its advanced technology has gone from research to final product.[Continue reading →]
As learning algorithms break free from the confines of the computer rooms of research institutes and into the real world, the evolution of these algorithms is expected to progress rapidly, allowing classifiers to distinguish between an ambulance and a delivery truck, or a school bus and a van, for example.[Continue reading →]
PHOENIX, Ariz. – Sept. 27, 2016 – ON Semiconductor (Nasdaq: ON), driving energy efficiency innovations, has announced three new devices for driving 3- phase BLDC motors via 180 degree sinusoidal waveforms. Designed for use in cooling fans of household appliances such as refrigerators, as well as games consoles and computing equipment, the LV8811, LV8813, and LV8814 have voltage ranges of 3.6 volts (V) to 16 V, 6 to 16 V, and 3.6 to 16 V respectively. These highly integrated, software-less motor drivers simplify motor control circuit design by eliminating software development time. In addition, these devices reduce acoustic noise and vibration, and enable deployment of energy efficient motor controls. They can be controlled by a single Hall sensor, reducing system costs. Motor speed can be set by either a pulse width modulated (PWM) signal or a DC voltage. Furthermore, their lead angle can easily be adjusted.
The LV8811, the LV8813, and the LV8814 incorporate over-current, over-voltage, under-voltage, and over-temperature protection functions. Also included are locked rotor protection and auto-recovery mechanisms. Soft start-up and shutdown functionality ensures that ongoing operational stability is maintained. [Continue reading →]
Linaro Ltd, the collaborative engineering organization developing open source software for the ARM® architecture, today announced the launch of the Linaro IoT and Embedded (LITE) Segment Group. Working in collaboration with industry leaders, LITE will focus on delivering end to end open source reference software for more secure connected products, ranging from sensors and connected controllers to smart devices and gateways, for the industrial and consumer markets.
Industry interoperability of diverse, connected and secure IoT devices is a critical need to deliver on the promise of the IoT market. Today, product vendors are faced with a proliferation of choices for IoT device operating systems, security infrastructure, identification, communication, device management and cloud interfaces. Vendors in every part of the ecosystem are offering multiple choices and promoting competing standards. Linaro and the LITE members will work to reduce fragmentation in operating systems, middleware and cloud connectivity solutions, and will deliver open source device reference platforms to enable faster time to market, improved security and lower maintenance costs for connected products.[Continue reading →]
To solve tough problems like synthetic aperture radar, sensor fusion, and target recognition processing, the military wants and needs performance. That requirement means getting the fastest throughput in the smallest package with the lowest power penalty. The hunger for performance is even more true for autonomous platforms - from aircraft to ground vehicles - that require high-bandwidth processing to "think" for themselves and act on their own, as well as to perform basic sensor and mission processing, self-protection, and communications and navigation functions.[Continue reading →]
Reflex Photonics launches new SNAP12 120G optical transceiver modules targeting advanced manufacturing, industrial automation, and machine vision markets. The operation temperature now ranges from −40 ºC to 95 ºC.[Continue reading →]
Andover, Mass - July 20, 2017 - Mercury Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: MRCY, www.mrcy.com), announced it received a $6.3M order from a leading defense prime contractor for radar processing products. The order includes solutions for multiple surveillance programs and platforms ranging from high-altitude reconnaissance to maritime surveillance in both manned and unmanned aircraft. The order was booked in the Company’s fiscal 2017 fourth quarter and will be shipped over the next several quarters.
The radar processing solutions provided are standard 6U form factor products based on open systems architectures (OSA) that enable affordable reuse of technology across multiple platforms. The technologies provided include high-performance CPU and FPGA processing, digital receiver exciters (DREX), I/O modules, and switch fabric interconnect.[Continue reading →]
BlueBrain(r) Sensor-Based System is a development platform, breakout board and interface board for high-performance IoT applications that allows designers to easily create a wireless monitoring and data collection system via Bluetooth(r).[Continue reading →]
Marie-Noëlle Semeria, Leti CEO, and Hubert Lakner, Fraunhofer Group for Microelectronics Chairman. Photo credit: Pierre Jayet Leti 50th anniversary logo GRENOBLE, France – June 28, 2017 – Two leading European research institutes today announced their new collaboration to develop innovative, next-generation microelectronics technologies to spur innovation in their countries and strengthen European strategic and economic sovereignty.
Leti, a research institute of CEA Tech in Grenoble, France, and the Berlin-based Fraunhofer Group for Microelectronics, Europe’s largest R&D provider of smart systems, will initially focus on extending CMOS and More-than-Moore technologies to enable next-generation components for applications in the Internet of Things, augmented reality, automotive, health, aeronautics and other sectors, as well as systems to support French and German industries. [Continue reading →]
Mercury Systems, Inc. announced it received $8.3M in follow-on orders from a leading defense prime contractor for computing modules to be used in airborne and ground-based secure communication subsystems.[Continue reading →]
ANDOVER, Mass - June 21, 2017 - Mercury Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: MRCY, www.mrcy.com), announced it received $8.3M in follow-on orders from a leading defense prime contractor for computing modules to be used in airborne and ground-based secure communication subsystems. The orders were booked in the Company’s fiscal 2017 fourth quarter and are expected to be shipped over the next several quarters.
“With our collaborative engineering engagement, we were able to provide unique value to our customer while maintaining an open system architecture,” said Ian Dunn, Mercury’s Vice President of Sensor and Mission Processing. “These follow-on orders are a testament to the high quality and on-time delivery performance of our solutions.”[Continue reading →]
Tampa, Florida June 20, 2017. Core Avionics & Industrial Inc. (“CoreAVI”) and HENSOLDT Sensors GmbH (“HENSOLDT”) have announced the world’s first RTCA DO-178C and EUROCAE ED-12C safety certifiable 4K video output hosted on HENSOLDT’s RTCA DO-254 and EUROCAE ED-80 safety certifiable Mission Computer. This continues the long relationship between CoreAVI and HENSOLDT to provide innovative and cost effective graphics and video processing solutions for safety critical applications such as synthetic vision systems (SVS).
This solution enables system integrators and end-users to leverage the high-resolution imagery provided by aircraft-installed sensors and available databases as well as large area displays to be installed in future aviation cockpits. Thus, the HENSOLDT Mission Computer with CoreAVI graphics drivers is already supporting the requirements of tomorrow’s avionic architectures.[Continue reading →]
AICSYS Inc. Panel PC of LPC-153T, LPC-173T, and LPC-193T integrated with Fanless Intel Bay Trail D-J1900 on board, Memory up to (1) 8GB for DDR3L SO-DIMM, (1) 2.5" SATA drive bay, and (1) Mini PCIe slot for expansion. Along with integrated Audio and the high quality LED backlight with resistive touchscreen. Standard external I/O connectors are (2) RS-232, (1) GbE LAN, and (1) USB connectors. These external I/O connectors are configurable per request. It also come with external full range AC adaptor and optional add-on such as RFID sensor and WiFi as selective choices.[Continue reading →]
The Global Image Recognition Market is expected to reach a market size of $ 42,246 million by 2022, growing at a growth rate of 18.0 % during the forecast period. Hardware market would lead the Global Image Recognition market attaining a market share of 50.0% by 2022.[Continue reading →]
Extreme Engineering Solutions (X-ES) is pleased to offer X-ES Enterprise Linux (XEL) - a Board Support Package (BSP) that enables the use of an Enterprise Linux distribution in conjunction with X-ES rugged, embedded computing hardware.[Continue reading →]
The BACnet Explorer NG is the industry's first cloud-connected network discovery and management solution for BACnet networks. BACnet is an industry-standard protocol that is widely used in building and facility automation. The BACnet Explorer NG enables integrators, facility managers, and the OEMs' installation channels to conveniently commission new devices into existing BACnet networks. Progressive solution providers can also leverage the BACnet Explorer NG and FieldPoP device cloud to provide a range of new services to their clients such as continuous facility monitoring and maintenance-as-a-service. This is the BACnet Discovery tool every network and system installer/technician and facility manager needs and wants.[Continue reading →]
Portwell's XM-1, the first IoT gateway to feature international patents of highly composable structure, satisfies customers' requests for an IoT gateway solution that can meet the requirements emerging from an extensive range of IoT applications. And the Portwell DS-1 wireless sensor node series features support for Arduino IDE and a wide variety of options for sensors and wireless connectivity.[Continue reading →]
Powered by Intel(r) Xeon(r)/Core(tm) i7 (Kaby Lake) processor running with NVIDIA GeForce(r) GTX 1050 graphics engine, advanced NVIDIA Pascal(tm) GPU architecture supporting 8K resolution & CUDA applications, up to 6 independent HD displays, all-in-one integrated features, multiple I/O connection, workstation-grade system performance, mobile availability, smart manageability, wide range power input, surge protection, ignition power control, smart battery protection, isolated DIO, EN50155 and industrial-grade reliability, Vecow ECS GTX1050 Series GPU Computing System is your great solution for any performance driven Industry 4.0/IIoT applications.[Continue reading →]
The MEMSIC product line at Mouser Electronics features a variety of sensor products, including magnetic and e-compass products, accelerometers, 6-degree-of-freedom (DOF) and 9-DOF inertial measurement units (IMUs) and orientation sensors, and gas flow modules. The MEMSIC product line enables mobility and the Internet of Things (IOT) by combining all the essential elements for engineers' application needs, including solutions for drones, mobile, wearable, industrial, medical and smart parking applications.[Continue reading →]
COMMELL has released two new embedded boards LP-177 Pico-ITX 2.5-inch and LE-37F 3.5-inch Miniboard with Intel the latest low-power quad-core Pentium processor or dual-core Celeron processor[Continue reading →]
ST. LOUIS and CHENNAI, India – April 12, 2017 - e-con Systems Inc., a leading embedded camera solution company, today announced the launch of See3CAM_81, an 8 megapixel Autofocus USB 3.0 camera. See3CAM_81 is based on the 1/3.2-inch OV8865, an 8 MP CMOS image sensor from OmniVision. See3CAM_81 is a successor to e-con Systems’ hugely successful 8MP autofocus USB 3.0 camera, See3CAM_80 based on OV8825.
The See3CAM_81 streams uncompressed video 720p@60fps (HD), 1080p@30fps (cropped) and 8 MP@ 11 fps in YUY2 formats over USB 3.0 interface. See3CAM_81 features high performance Image signal processor (ISP) that provides superior high and low-light images, making this camera ideal for customers designing kiosk, multimedia applications, high resolution OCR, barcode scanning applications and medical and scientific applications such as tissue vision, pathology examination and microscopic applications[Continue reading →]
CAMBRIDGE, United Kingdom, 12th April 2017: UltraSoC and Moortec Semiconductor today announced that they are cooperating on system-on-chip (SoC) monitoring and analytics intellectual property (IP) to enable a new generation of Process, Voltage and Temperature (PVT) sensor sub-systems.[Continue reading →]
Despite the turbulence in the embedded systems industry, it does not fail to deliver technologically advanced products and drive innovation. Its applications are growing in virtually every industry as new technologies experience disruptive advances. The trend is moving toward secured systems that offer high performance and take less development time. Though this seems to be a challenge, manufacturers are taking necessary steps to hit the roof with their vision.[Continue reading →]
Neousys Technology today launched Nuvis-5306RT series featuring Intel(r) 6th Gen Core(tm) i7/i5 processor paired with Intel(r) Q170 Platform Controller Hub. It is the world's first fully featured machine vision controller in a compact footprint that integrates exceptional computing power, built-in camera interfaces and real-time vision-specific I/O controls.[Continue reading →]
April 5, 2017 – Taipei, Taiwan – To meet the ever growing demands of the embedded and industrial storage market, Innodisk is launching the 3IE4 series with integrated Marvell controllers. Running on Innodisk’s proprietary iSLC technology, it provides performance equal to that of SLC at a much lower cost. The iSLC technology in combination with integrated LDPC error correcting code ensures an extended lifespan; upward to seven times that of standard MLC products.
Traditional MLC flash boasts high capacity, but often falls short with regards to product lifespan. SLC is a better choice for performance and longevity; however the cost is comparatively high. This is where iSLC comes in as a golden mean with a drastic increase in lifespan compared to MLC products, while sporting SLC like performance at a much lower price. This makes iSLC SSDs the perfect choice for industrial and embedded applications where MLC often do not meet longevity demands and SLC are seen as too costly.[Continue reading →]
MIPI CSI-2 v2.0 Brings Advanced Imaging Features and Capabilities for Applications on Multiple Platforms -- From Mobile Devices to IoT, Wearables, Medical Devices, Drones and Automotive Systems[Continue reading →]
WAYJUN two wires 4-20mA temperature transmitters are widely used in Pt100/PT1000/PT10/Cu50/Cu100 temperature sensor isolated and transmit, in industry mainly used for measuring the temperature of -200 ~ +600 Deg.C. The transmitter has linear and long-term compensation, the factory in accordance with national standard Pt100 indexing table calibration, fully meets 0.2accuracy. Input, output, and auxiliary power supply is completely isolated (three isolation), can withstand 2500VDC isolation voltage. Products using international standards for rail mounting DIN35, small size, high precision, stable performance, cost-effective, can be widely used in petroleum, chemical, power, instrumentation and industrial control industries.[Continue reading →]
As technology gets better, system requirements tend to be more complex. Even when quality of commercial devices increases every year, timelines and cost demands stay the same. Allocating the right resources to these projects while not sacrificing product requirements becomes tricky. Inforce 6640™ delivers a complete, product-ready solution for the most advanced and complex product requirements.
Adding support for peripherals like a touch display, a high-end camera, or Power over Ethernet becomes a pesky chore especially if you don’t have the expertise. This SBC, Inforce 6640™, becomes one of Inforce Computing’s most decorated boards with multiple standard, plug and play accessories. Drivers and tuning are taken care of so you can focus on what you care about most: your product.[Continue reading →]
ANDOVER, Mass. - March 20, 2017 - Mercury Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: MRCY, www.mrcy.com), announced that it received a follow-on five year sole source basic ordering agreement (BOA) from the U.S. Navy to deliver advanced Digital RF Memory (DRFM) subsystems supporting jamming in a multi-threat environment. Valued at up to $153M, the order was received in the Company's fiscal 2017 third quarter and provides for research and development, production, engineering services and ongoing support. Work will be performed at the Company’s Cypress, Calif. facility with a period of performance from March, 2017 through February, 2022.
“This award showcases Mercury's ability to deliver open standards-based, leading-edge DRFM subsystems that bring real value to our customer and ultimately, the warfighter,” said Brian Perry, President of Mercury Defense Systems. “Our DRFM solutions have been used for over three decades for training and radar environment simulation, vulnerability assessment and self-protection. We take our role in safeguarding our airborne warfighters seriously, especially in today’s environment where advanced threats can come from a wide variety of sources.”[Continue reading →]
NUREMBURG, GERMANY, March 15, 2017 — Greenwave Systems, Inc. the global managed services and Internet of Things (IoT) software leader, announced a collaboration with Wind River® to deliver its AXON Predict™ engine for Wind River’s VxWorks® real-time operating system (RTOS) developer community. By leveraging AXON Predict, developers will be able to capitalize on a valuable market opportunity with a customized analytics solution that adds computational power and real-time intelligence throughout Industrial IoT (IIoT) segments. It extends analytics and machine learning capabilities down to the chip level — and at all points in between.
“We sought to give VxWorks developers a tool with the prowess to analyze and autonomously respond to high-volume streaming sensor data at the source; our partnership with Greenwave will enable us to do just that,” said Michel Genard, general manager of operating system platforms, Wind River. “AXON Predict will provide developers with embedded analytics that learn patterns, provide insights and take actions inside connected device operations and behaviors. We’re very pleased to be working with Greenwave to offer a compelling solution to advance IIoT.” [Continue reading →]
SensiNact is a unified framework for integrating and managing IoT devices via generic application programming interfaces (APIs). It enables the collection, aggregation and secure scripting of data from a wide range of communicating objects, regardless of the network communication protocol: LoRa, Sigfox, EnOcean, CoAP, HTTP, MQTT, XMPP, etc.[Continue reading →]
Embedded World 2017 – Hall 4A, Stand 110 - NUREMBERG, Germany – March 13, 2017 – ON Semiconductor (Nasdaq: ON), driving energy efficient innovations, will focus on technologies for three of the highest-profile and fastest moving sectors of the electronics industry at this year’s Embedded World exhibition with demonstrations around solutions and tools for the Internet of Things (IoT), wireless and USB Type-C power delivery / charging, as well as automotive image sensing.
In the IoT space, Embedded World will see the first showing of the recently launched RSL10 Bluetooth® Low Energy (BLE) ultra-low power, multi-protocol 2.4 gigahertz (GHz) radio System on Chip (SoC). This device is specifically targeted at the important and rapidly growing high-performance wearable and medical applications markets. Additionally, ON Semiconductor will demonstrate its ability to simplify and speed IoT design with the IoT Development Kit. Providing a rapid prototyping platform for engineers, the kit is fully configurable with industry standard interfaces and includes extensive software support. Finally in this area, a new home and office motion detection application developed with SIGFOX will be on display.[Continue reading →]
Nuremberg, Germany – March 13, 2017. UbiquiOS Technology today announced that its low cost and low resource embedded, wireless stack now supports Transport Layer Security (TLS1.2) functionality in a microcontroller-based Secure Element provided by Trusted Objects, allowing developers full featured end-to-end security on IoT (Internet of Things) devices. Instead of relying on piecemeal security at different intermediate links to a cloud application, UbiquiOS and Trusted Object’s partner Avnet Silica will offer a secure TLS solution that supports:
• Personalized certificates with mutual authentication, distribution and renewal of session keys[Continue reading →]
Automation manufacturer Opto 22 and information technology company IBM join forces to bridge the gap between existing industrial assets and infrastructure, and the digital world of mobile, cloud, and information technology.[Continue reading →]
PHOENIX, AZ – Mar. 6, 2017 – ON Semiconductor (Nasdaq: ON), driving energy efficient innovations, is enhancing patient safety in digital radiography with release of a new CCD image sensor that enables video imaging under reduced x-ray dosage conditions.
The KAF-09001 image sensor provides the same critical imaging performance as the KAF-09000 used today for digital radiography image capture, but incorporates an improved output architecture that supports a high sensitivity video mode, facilitating patient positioning while minimizing overall x-ray exposure. [Continue reading →]
The PIC18F "K42" family, which combines an extensive array of Core Independent Peripherals (CIPs), high-resolution analog, on-chip Direct Memory Access (DMA) and vectored interrupts for fast processing, is now available from Microchip Technology Inc. The DMA controller enables data transfers between memory space and peripherals without Core Processing Unit (CPU) involvement, improving system performance and lowering power consumption. When interrupts are required, vectored interrupts provide faster response times with fixed latency reducing software overhead. Code development is also simplified with the user-friendly MPLAB(r) Code Configurator, making the PIC18F "K42" family well suited for an extensive range of applications and markets, including touch sensing, automotive, industrial control, Internet of Things (IoT), medical and white goods.[Continue reading →]
2017 is a special year for the world’s favourite electronic systems design and test conference, as we celebrate its 20th edition and it will be held for the first time in Switzerland, at the SwissTech Convention Center on the EPFL campus in Lausanne, from March 27 to 31, 2017.
On Tuesday, the conference will be opened by the plenary keynote speakers Dr. Arvind Krishna from IBM who will talk about “Design Automation in the Era of AI and IoT: Challenges and Pitfalls” and Dr. Doug Burger from Microsoft to talk about “A New Era of Hardware Microservices in the Cloud”. In addition, a keynote lecture from Prof. Giovanni De Micheli (Professor at EPFL and Director of Nano-Tera.ch) will be given on Tuesday on "Distributed Systems for Health and Environmental Monitoring" within the Nano-Tera.ch initiative. On the same day, the Executive Track, including one Executive Panel Session and three Innovative Technologies & Applications (IT&A) Sessions, offers a series of business panels discussing hot topics. Executive speakers from companies leading the design and automation industry will address some of the complexity issues in electronics design and discuss about the advanced technology challenges and opportunities. A special session is dedicated to Ralph Otten, pioneer of physical design, who prematurely died in an accident. [Continue reading →]
Designed for demanding applications in the scientific research, defense and aerospace industries, it builds upon the award-winning technology of Vision Research's Phantom digital cinema products.[Continue reading →]
RT-RK will showcase:
Infotainment unit and Informational ADAS with Automotive Machine Vision (AMV) software development kit on top of Qualcomm Snapdragon 820A - Designed to provide heterogeneous compute cores that help in computer vision and machine learning. Platform independent.[Continue reading →]
The difficulties facing modern embedded systems lead to one conclusion: if we are using only a CPU as a main computing engine, eventually it will choke. GPU Accelerated Computing does offloads some of the computation-intensive portions of the application.[Continue reading →]
We are happy to release our ultra high performance Line Scan Camera & camera lenses for Color Sorter Machine."BalaJi MicroTechnologies is India's No.1 Manufacturer & supplier of high speed RGB CCD Line Scan Cameras & C-mount Machine Vision lens & F-Mount Machine Vision lenses which are good for use in Bi-Chromatic & Tri Chromatic Color Sorter Machine.[Continue reading →]
BalaJi MicroTechnologies is India's No.1 manufacturer of large format F-Mount Machine Vision ls. The company designs, develops & manufacture large format F-Mount.
With strong in-house R&D & design efforts, our 35 MM F Mount lenses are developed with optimal precision techniques & comes with very less camera price, low distortion & produce high quality images. Our 50 MM F Mount lens are actively implemented in variety of applications like in Machine Vision, colour sorter, ITS/Surveillance & Medical Imaging Applications & many others etc.[Continue reading →]
Gain in-depth understanding about the underlying factors driving demand for different undersea warfare systems segments in the top spending countries across the world and identify the opportunities offered by each of them. It provides an overview of key players, together with information regarding key alliances, strategic initiatives, and financial analysis.[Continue reading →]
TORONTO, ON, December 15th, 2016 - Peraso Technologies Inc., a leader in Wireless Gigabit (WiGig®) chipsets, today announced the availability of its W120 WiGig phased array chipset for consumer electronics. The W120 builds on the Wi-Fi CERTIFIED WiGigTM W110 Chipset, with support for high-bandwidth applications such as wireless routers, VR devices and wireless displays.
Key features of the Peraso W120 WiGig chipset include: [Continue reading →]
Fibaro HomeKit Compatible Flood Sensor Fibaro HomeKit Compatible Motion Sensor Chicago, IL – December 15, 2016 – FIBARO, a leading global manufacturer of wireless intelligent home automation and control devices, is announcing a brand new product line compatible with Apple HomeKit. The three new devices – Fibaro Flood Sensor, Fibaro Motion Sensor and Fibaro Door/Window Sensor – feature intuitive technology and a sleek design with Bluetooth® LE inside. Fibaro is also launching a new app for the devices to deliver ease of use, remote access and extended product functionality. All three devices also integrate with and can be controlled using the Apple Home app in iOS 10.
Fibaro Flood Sensor [Continue reading →]
Cedar Park, TX – December 14, 2016 – Corvalent, a leading manufacturer of long-life industrial motherboards, single board computers and embedded controllers, today announced its new CorServer 2600 server-class product family, bringing Intel® Xeon® performance to the industrial channel. Filling a market void faced by industrial OEMs and application developers, CorServer products uniquely offer Xeon® performance in an application-ready, customizable server-class design with guaranteed longevity of five years or more. Blending high reliability with Corvalent’s extensive engineering customization and support, CorServer is optimized for applications in medical, training and simulation, military and defense, security and surveillance, data centers, and video processing. Evaluation units are available on request, on a first come-first served basis.
Integrating the Intel® Xeon® E5-2600 v3/v4 processor family, CorServer enables high performance storage and data processing at the edge, while server-class design reduces cost by eliminating unnecessary third-party software certifications. Data-intensive applications gain an operational advantage with data management close to the source, for example reducing challenges of latency and bandwidth by transmitting processed, encrypted files rather than massive amounts of raw data. More reliable and functional than a commercial controller typically deployed at the source, CorServer enables dual-processor performance for Internet of Things (IoT) and number crunching applications such as Big Data analytics, medical imaging, or security and surveillance in critical infrastructure environments. [Continue reading →]
The partnership will ensure joint customers of Basler vision devices along with Connect Tech embedded GPU hardware platforms are guaranteed the support they need to quickly develop and deploy their embedded vision systems.[Continue reading →]
Rolling stock operators today are seeking for intelligent solutions that enable premium services for the satisfying passenger experience and real-time communication/control for optimal operation efficiency. To meet the demands of highly reliable and scalable communications systems under harsh environment, at InnoTrans 2016, Lanner will showcase its LVR-8300, a fanless highly modularized 3U rail communication system packing with EN50155 compliant endurance, high performance CPU, multiple M12-protected I/O modules and an abundance of data storage spaces, making it an ideal railway/MRT communication system to operate as the brain of intelligent rolling stock.
Highly Modular Railway PC Lanner LVR-8300 [Continue reading →]
AbraxSys engineers Multi-Touch and Standard Touch projected capacitive touch screen displays for a wide range of industrial environments and rugged applications including military, industrial, aviation, sun readable and marine.[Continue reading →]
CHELMSFORD, Mass. - Dec. 12, 2016 - Mercury Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: MRCY, www.mrcy.com), announced it received a $3.4 million order from a leading defense prime contractor for secure rackmount servers for a modeling and simulation application. The order was booked in the Company’s fiscal 2017 second quarter and is expected to be shipped over the next several quarters.
“Mercury’s secure rackmount servers bring proven embedded security features to enterprise-type computing architectures,” said Scott Orton, Vice President of Mercury’s Secure Processing Solutions group. “The availability of equivalent security functionality in the rackmount form factor allows our defense customers to apply horizontal protection more broadly. We believe this product will play a key role in providing comprehensive solutions across cybersecurity and information system security engineering domains.”[Continue reading →]
Powerbox, one of Europe's largest power supply companies and a leading force for 4 decades in optimizing power solutions for demanding applications, introduces four new products within its Marine Line, PT570, PT571, PT576 and PT577, complying with the major classifications and approved by Det Norske Veritas (DNV), Germanischer Lloyd (GL) and major marine approval organizations. Designed for demanding applications requiring peak power, the new series can deliver 50% extra peak current for 10 seconds and exhibits high efficiency, up to 92%. The PT570, PT571, PT576 and PT577 can be operated from -25°C to +70°C without derating in convection cooled conditions. Built for robustness the new products are suitable for use in harsh environments with high vibrations, e.g. on diesel generators and all units are protected by conformal coating to withstand condensing conditions. The PT570 (250W) and PT571 (125W) are built-on baseplate technology whilst the PT577 (250W) and PT576 (125W) are made for DIN-Rail mounting[Continue reading →]
Tampa, Florida December 6, 2016. Core Avionics & Industrial Inc. ("CoreAVI") and Airbus DS Electronics and Border Security (EBS) have announced the completion of the integration of CoreAVI's ArgusCore SC(tm) (OpenGL SC) graphics driver with Airbus DS Electronics and Border Security's SFERION Mission System. The final OpenGL SC driver delivery includes the complete RTCA DO-178C/EUROCAE ED-12C certification package as well as artifacts supporting RTCA DO-254/EUROCAE ED-80 safety certification of AMD Embedded Radeon(tm) GPUs.[Continue reading →]
Funding requested for Department of Defense (DoD) Major Defense Acquisition Programs (MDAPs) for Fiscal Year (FY) 2018 totals $94.9 billion, more than $17 billion dollars over the FY 2017 request, making up 46 percent of the Trump administration's $208.6 billion FY 2018 acquisition budget request.[Continue reading →]
The DAPtools for Python software from Microstar Laboratories enables intensive data acquisition from Python applications on desktop GNU/Linux systems. Operations with strict time constraints are delegated to the embedded DAPL environment, running on a Data Acquisition Processor board, while less time sensitive data management and display features run in parallel under the Linux kernel. DAPtools for Python is included in the DAPtools Basic package, provided with each DAP product at no added cost. This combines the best of both worlds: the regularity and precision of DAP systems, the flexibility and versatility of the Python environment.[Continue reading →]
Thanks to its proven reliability, cost-effectiveness and size, weight, and power (SWaP) optimization, commercial off-the-shelf (COTS) equipment is becoming increasingly attractive to system designers for use in space applications. As COTS equipment extends into mission-critical functions, the risks to the COTS electronics posed by space radiation need to be understood and mitigated.[Continue reading →]
IoT Reference Platform, from embedded systems experts Abelon Systems, is Bluetooth 5 - ready
The Internet of Things (IoT) is the inter - networking of devices embedded with electronics (including sensors, actuators and network connectivity) and software that enables those devices to collect and exchange data. According to Gartner there will be nearly 21 billion devices on the IoT by 2020. [Continue reading →]
Softing has announced that the latest version of the echocollect gateway includes support for the MQTT protocol integrating process data from systems and machinery into cloud solutions to help customers optimize their facilities[Continue reading →]
Electro Standards Laboratories (ESL), Cranston, RI, introduces QuickSwitch® Model 6316 to its line-up of Fiber Optic Switches. The Model 6316 is a Single Channel LC Simplex A/B Switch that allows the sharing of a single port interface device among two other devices. This fiber switch adds flexibility to IT platforms and networks and is ideal for switching data to multiple displays, billboards and signs.
The Model 6316 features all fiber signals that are switched via break-before-make MEMS-based mirror/prism switch technology and supports Gigabit data rates. The LC Simplex ports are comprised of Single mode, 9/125 micron fiber and support a wavelength of 1310 nm &1500 nm. The switch ports are transparent to all data with optical data throughput scalability.[Continue reading →]
Carrier Grade eXpress (CGX) IoT profile provides new advanced features for connectivity, reliability and security
NUREMBERG, Germany, March 14, 2017 -- Embedded World -- MontaVista® Software, LLC, a leader in Embedded Linux® commercialization products and services, today announced availability of MontaVista® CGX IoT, a modular and standards-based solution that delivers connectivity, reliability, and security that are required for IoT Gateway manufacturers. MontaVista is showcasing MontaVista's "Smart IoT Gateway" design demonstration in Hall 3, Stand 3-225 (co-located with Future Electronics) during Embedded World, Nuremberg, Germany.[Continue reading →]
Carrier Grade eXpress (CGX) IoT profile provides new advanced features for connectivity, reliability and security
UREMBERG, Germany, March 14, 2017 -- Embedded World -- MontaVista® Software, LLC, a leader in Embedded Linux® commercialization products and services, today announced availability of MontaVista® CGX IoT, a modular and standards-based solution that delivers connectivity, reliability, and security that are required for IoT Gateway manufacturers. MontaVista is showcasing MontaVista's "Smart IoT Gateway" design demonstration in Hall 3, Stand 3-225 (co-located with Future Electronics) during Embedded World, Nuremberg, Germany.[Continue reading →]
Core Avionics & Industrial Inc. (CoreAVI) and NXP Semiconductors N.V. announce today that they have reached agreement for CoreAVI to sell and support the S32V234 product family globally for safety critical display applications. This support includes providing the highest levels of safety critical graphics drivers, safety certification data packages and evaluation boards for avionics and industrial applications.[Continue reading →]
The Teledyne LeCroy HVFO103 is a high voltage fiber-optically isolated 60MHz oscilloscope probe that is optimally designed for the measurement of small signals floating on a high voltage bus[Continue reading →]
The single chip THCV241-Q integrates the MIPI CSI-2 interface with THine's well established V-by-One(r) HS product family. The new THCV241-Q is optimized for advanced camera requirements including: - High definition support (e.g., 1080p60, 4K2K) - Uncompressed real-time, zero latency video transmission - 50x increase in maximum transmission distance - from 30cm to 15m - 360 degree rotation at an affordable price point - Lower BOM cost - Smaller circuit boards for more compact designs, new product form factors and higher reliability[Continue reading →]
Designers can now easily develop high-performance fitness and medical wearable devices with enhanced functionality using the MAX32630 and MAX32631 ARM® Cortex®-M4F microcontrollers from Maxim Integrated Products, Inc. (NASDAQ: MXIM).
• More information about MAX32630: bit.ly/MAX32630[Continue reading →]
CPC310 is suggested to be used in building real-time onboard high-speed data acquisition systems.
The module has a standard PC/104-Plus implementation and is developed in consideration of the future replacement for CPC304, providing the easiest possible transition to the new device for our customers.[Continue reading →]
Barcelona, 9 September 2016. On 25, 26 and 27 October 2016, the Catalan capital will be hosting the second edition of the world’s biggest congress on Internet of Things technologies and processes for industrial use: IoT Solutions World Congress (IoT SWC).
The rapid evolution of emerging trends in sensors, networks and data analysis systems, along with the dizzying figures relating to the thousands of millions of ‘things’ which, according to analysts, will be connected to the internet within just a few years, is leading to the emergence of disruptive technologies that can rapidly connect IoT solutions and applications in productive environments.[Continue reading →]
Dataforth has added two new modules to the MAQ20 Industrial Data Acquisition & Control System. The MAQ20-BRDG1 strain gage module offers 4 input channels and can interface to full, half, and quarter bridge sensors using 4-wire or 6-wire connections. The MAQ20 frequency input module accepts zero-crossing and TTL signals with frequencies from 1Hz to 1MHz plus State Change and provides a DC stimulus for contact sensors. All channels in both modules are individually configurable. According to Robert Smith, VP of Sales & Marketing, these additions "significantly enhance the MAQ20's overall excellence and ability to meet customer requirements."[Continue reading →]
The Logical Company today announces NuVAX 1200 and NuPDP 1200, state-of-the-art single-board replacements for legacy VAX and PDP systems. Packaged with a new processor, memory and hard drives, Logical's embedded board design allows users to "drop a new engine" into existing Qbus chassis. Legacy software applications and specialized Qbus equipment will operate without disruption with the affordable new 1200 versions of NuVAX and NuPDP.[Continue reading →]
Bohemia, New York (August 2016) Data Device Corporation (DDC) introduces a new Secure 1U Dual Server (BU-67127W), combined with Tresys’ industry leading secure filtering software, to provide an innovative approach to solving cross domain information transfer problems, that delivers unmatched flexibility, red/black hardware separation, and high performance at a low cost. Its secure yet flexible hardware architecture enables system integrators to easily develop secure information sharing applications to meet the unique requirements of their most advanced systems.
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RFEL\'s DVE camera RFEL\'s digital video fusion in action Newport, Isle of Wight, UK - 22 August 2016 - RFEL will be announcing a new, HD-SDI and Generic Vehicle Architecture (GVA) compliant military driver vision aid at DVD 2016: Zone C3 Stand 515. www.theevent.co.uk/Visitor/Where-and-When
TRAILBLAZER™ improves driver and crew effectiveness by extending the field of view beyond the normal spectrum, even in adverse weather and low-light conditions. It offers a new, best-in-class driver camera sub-system for military vehicle system integrators tasked with delivering to the most demanding specifications within tight timescales and budgets.[Continue reading →]
DSA832E Spectrum Analyzer by Rigol from Saelig Saelig Company Inc. announces a new entry in the Rigol DSA800 Spectrum Analyzer Series - DSA832E, a high performance, economical, and compact 9kHz to 3.2GHz Spectrum Analyzer. A tracking generator function is available with the “-TG” model. The digital IF circuitry guarantees reliability and performance that meets the most demanding RF applications. The rugged but very affordable DSA832E Spectrum Analyzer has a broad set of features and specs, including a large 8” WVGA color LCD and intuitive front panel controls. Available options include a preamplifier for very small signals, a VSWR measurement toolkit for configuring and evaluating antennas, as well as an advanced measurement kit that enables additional functions such as channel boundaries and signal-to-noise ratio measurements.
• 10Hz Minimum Resolution Bandwidth: with -148dBm Displayed Average Noise Level (DANL) for low-level signal measurements.[Continue reading →]
Grosshansdorf, Germany, 29 July 2016. Spectrum Instrumentation's release of a new line of arbitrary waveform generators (AWGs) based on the LXI instrumentation standard opens new doors for engineers and scientists who need to generate electronic signals in automated test and remote applications. The new generatorNETBOX series features seven new models to give users a wide choice of performance levels.
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Added multi-vendor support for benchtop, PXI and AXIe to One-Stop Calibration Services [Continue reading →]
Devart has released the new version of Skyvia, an online service for cloud data integration, backup, and management. The update delivers a lot of new features for Import - a member of Data Integration toolkit for cloud and relational data. The new Import features include UPSERT support for all data sources, greatly improved Lookup functionality, data filtering support, importing data from several related source objects to one target object, etc.[Continue reading →]
Spectrum\'s Embedded Server The acquisition and analysis of electronic signals in remote locations has become easy thanks to the release of a new option for Spectrum's Ethernet-based digitizer products. The Embedded Server option, DN2.xxx-Emb, can be ordered with any of the company's digitizerNETBOX series of LXI instruments. It effectively turns them into PC-based data acquisition units that can operate independently or, when connected to a LAN, as parts of a larger system.
The digitizerNETBOX family, with more than 30 different models, offers the widest choice of LXI-based data acquisition capabilities. Units are available with sampling rates from 200 KS/s up to 5 GS/s, resolutions of 8, 14 and 16 bit, bandwidths up to 1.5 GHz and from 2 to 16 fully synchronous channels. The units are normally controlled via Ethernet, however, installing the Embedded Server option allows fully independent operation. The Embedded Server option combines a powerful CPU, a freely accessible SSD, more memory and a remote software development access method using standard Linux remote shell (ssh). This enables an open platform where the user can run their own software while, at the same time, being still be connected via LAN for remote access. For example, with the option installed, the user could run a program to acquire and analyze electronic signals in a fully automated process. Then, whenever required, the user can choose to transfer just the information (waveform data or calculated results) that are needed in a client-server based software process.[Continue reading →]
Microstar Laboratories announced the Wave Synchronization Module software, now available with DAPtools Standard software. This module provides a real-time software-oriented approach to the problem of aligning data streams to the local power system frequency, obtaining greatly improved load harmonic measurements by avoiding data corruptions that are otherwise caused by sampling rate misalignment or power frequency drift. This software runs on xDAP data acquisition systems and is hosted by the DAPL 3000 embedded operating system, included with the DAPtools Software.[Continue reading →]
This paper outlines an Internet of Things (IoT) solution very similar to one implemented in an Intel manufacturing facility to show how data analytics applied to factory equipment and sensors can bring operational efficiencies and cost savings to manufacturing processes. The Intel pilot is forecasted to save millions of dollars annually along with additional return on investment business value. Likewise, this paper presents a solution that can help manufacturers benefit from the revolutionary advances in computer processing power, database technology, and tools for big data.
Precision RF Measurement Kits Saelig Company Inc. has introduced the RFP Smart Fieldmeter® Kits which contain all that is needed for making calibrated RF field strength measurements from 0.2MHz to 18GHz, including a calibrated field strength meter, a calibrated Omnifield Antenna®, and a 6” table tripod. Designed for budget-conscious RF engineers, the RFP Smart Fieldmeters combine the major features of professional quality test equipment with the convenience and simplicity of a multimeter. They can be used for the evaluation and measurements of electromagnetic fields from AM/FM/TV and GSM cellular stations, transmitters and CB radios, cellphones, microwave ovens, RFID antennas, industrial, scientific and medical equipment, etc. or in GTEM cells for the EMC testing of consumer, industrial, automotive and military products.
Multimode (Average, Peak and Pulse) operation allows monitoring of steady state as well as modulated fields. The kits’ portable lightweight design, long lasting battery, and detachable calibrated isotropic probe provide convenient field operation. Remote output monitoring can be used for data analysis, storage, and fast response closed-loop control. The tabletop tripod can be used for positioning the antenna probe and facilitates EM field measurements in a laboratory setting.[Continue reading →]
ORLANDO, Florida, February 23, 2016 – Micross Components (“Micross”), a global provider of
specialty electronic components with a 35-year history in providing authentic, high-reliability[Continue reading →]
The Spectrum M4i.77xx series of Digital Data Acquisition cards represent a major performance breakthrough for test engineers who require high-speed digital data logging with multi-channel logic analysis over extended time periods.[Continue reading →]
IAR Embedded Workbench maximizes code performance for the new flexible one-chip ARM Cortex-M0 product series with new capabilities for home appliance applications, digital audio solutions, and more[Continue reading →]
The Skyworks/Sequans platform, which is scalable to operator requirements worldwide, simplifies the design process, shortens OEM development time and significantly accelerates the launch of next generation LTE-based devices targeting low data rate, low power applications.[Continue reading →]
Nuremberg, Germany — Embedded World — February 23, 2016 — GrammaTech, a leading provider of software assurance, hardening, and cyber-security solutions, today announced expansion of CodeSonar’s static analysis engine to include binary analysis for ARM, the dominant processor of the Internet of Things (IoT). CodeSonar is the only commercially-available static analysis tool on the market to provide binary analysis, allowing engineering teams to analyze application software, middleware, and firmware.
Analyzing machine code has become extremely important in the expanding world of IoT, where deployed devices are subjected to countless cyber-attacks. Furthermore, according to VDC’s most recent report, in-house developed code now only accounts for 54% of a device’s software makeup. The remaining comes from commercial and open-source third parties riddled with risk, including software of uncertain provenance.[Continue reading →]
Multifaceted IoT Sensor Platform Mobile World Congress (MWC) – Barcelona, Spain – Feb. 22, 2016 – ON Semiconductor (Nasdaq: ON), driving energy efficiency innovations, teamed with RFMicron, and developed a game-changing ‘plug-and-play’ development tool to speed the deployment of wireless passive sensor solutions onto any Internet of Things (IoT) cloud platform. The IoT Platform Development Kit brings together a series of performance-optimized computing and connectivity modules to facilitate quick and effective deployment of battery-free wireless sensing technology and IoT hardware in locations where power and space constraints are of particular concern. This streamlined and flexible solution takes the approach of moving much of the system’s intelligence away from where the sensors are situated, and placing it on the cloud.
Each IoT Platform Development Kit incorporates ON Semiconductor’s battery-free wireless sensor tags, which use RFMicron’s Magnus® S2 Sensor IC, and can perform temperature, moisture, pressure, or proximity sensing functions. The platform also features a UHF RFID reader module with 32 decibels-milliwatt (dBm) power rating and an 860 megahertz (MHz) to 960 MHz frequency range. Localized data processing is performed by the ARM® Cortex-A8 based AM335x system-on-chip (SoC). The platform has the capacity to transfer captured data either wirelessly (via WLAN, Zigbee, Z-Wave, UHF Gen 2, etc.) or using wireline infrastructure (via KNX, CAN, SPI, Ethernet. etc.). This development kit complements ON Semiconductor’s existing wireless sensor evaluation kit, SPS1M-EVK, which provides a set of tools test our sensor capabilities.[Continue reading →]
Industrial systems designers now have a robust IO-Link(r) dual-channel transceiver that dissipates the lowest heat in the smallest package with the MAX14827 from Maxim Integrated Products, Inc. (NASDAQ: MXIM).[Continue reading →]
New Levels of Interaction Enable Highly Intuitive Connections between Cause and Effect in Development and Troubleshooting Highlights: * Streamlined multi-touch interface enables optimization of measurement parameters in two touches or less * First integrated 1 GHz analysis bandwidth simplifies test setup for analysis of wideband systems in radar and 5G research * Widest real-time streaming up to 255 MHz bandwidth enhances analysis of intermittent and highly elusive signals * Industry-best phase noise performance in all models addresses emerging needs in radar, LTE, and more[Continue reading →]
Curtiss-Wright Congratulates Northrop Grumman on Successful First Flight of the NATO Alliance Ground Surveillance Aircraft ASHBURN, Va. - December 19, 2015 – Curtiss-Wright’s Defense Solutions division applauds Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) and members of NATO’s Alliance Ground Surveillance Management Agency (NAGSMA) on the recent successful first flight of NATO’s Alliance Ground Surveillance (AGS) unmanned aircraft system (UAS). Operating out of a manufacturing facility in Palmdale, Calif., a Northrop Grumman flight test team conducted the successful flight on December 19, 2015.
Curtiss-Wright is a valued partner on the AGS program, providing two critical onboard flight subsystems. Curtiss-Wright supplies the Integrated Mission Management Computer (IMMC) that controls the aircraft’s flight, and the Advanced Mission Management System (AMMS) that communicates with onboard sensors and relays information to the ground station. [Continue reading →]
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*Sixteen 250 MHz 16-bit analog input channels *Up to 61 TB of hot swappable SSD storage capacity *Real-time sustained recording rates up to 8 GB/sec *Most cost, size and space efficient recorder in its class[Continue reading →]
An architecture of Ethernet-based distribution systems, where terminal devices (mainly video surveillance cameras) use the same cable for power supply, has gained popularity. Such a solution was called the Power-over-Ethernet (or PoE). Fastwel offers its customers two new devices that use the above technology. These are: Network Embedded Module NIM354 and Rugged Gigabit Ethernet Network Switch NM350.[Continue reading →]
Libelium Waspmote devices connect to IBM Bluemix Cloud via Libelium\\\'s Meshlium gateway SAN MATEO, Calif., and ZARAGOZA, Spain — Libelium has integrated the IBM Bluemix Cloud platform with Waspmote wireless sensors, to enable developers to rapidly build, run, and manage applications based on data streams from Waspmote connected sensor devices, and reduce time-to-market for Smart Cities and IoT applications.
Now including Bluemix, Libelium’s Cloud connector framework is accessible through the Meshlium wireless gateway for easy configuration of Cloud systems without any further programming. Existing Meshlium customers can access the IBM Bluemix Cloud option by simply upgrading their Meshlium software. [Continue reading →]
RFEL\'s Correlator AX Newport, Isle of Wight, UK - RFEL has announced its new multi-channel, multi-rate correlator IP (Intellectual Property). The high performance Correlator AX™ core offers high sensitivity Unique Pattern (UP) detection from multiple, interleaved data streams with differing sample rates. The Correlator AX provides the ability to simultaneously analyse thousands of input channels obtained from different carriers in real time using advanced parallel processing. It can search for up to two Unique Patterns (UPs) on each channel and provides reliable identification with a low False Alarm Rate. The Correlator AX uses both cross-correlation and auto-correlation techniques to provide maximum performance.
Correlator AX IP will be launched at the 52nd AOC Conference in Washington DC, USA on booth 347 on 1-3 December 2015. https://crows.org/conventions/2015.html[Continue reading →]
SAN JOSE, Calif. – Cavium, Inc. (NASDAQ: CAVM), a leading provider of products that enable secure and intelligent processing for enterprise, data center, wired and wireless networking, today announced the LiquidSecurity™ Hardware Security Module (HSM) Family, a complete Hardware Based Transaction Security Solution. The LiquidSecurity™ HSM family provides a FIPS 140-2 level 2 and 3 partitioned, centralized and elastic key management solution with the highest transaction/sec performance. It addresses the high performance security requirements for private key management and administration while also addressing elastic performance per virtual / network domain for the virtualized cloud environment. This product family is available as a PCI Express adapter with complete software and also as a HSM appliance for evaluation or deployment. It offers a no compromise, fully secure and cost efficient solution that addresses the stringent security requirements of SaaS applications, Ecommerce payment systems and Enterprise, Banking and Government security applications especially as they migrate to the Public or Private cloud. Major applications for this product family include Key Management as-a-Service, Database as-a-Service, Crypto as-a-service, Secure DNS, SaaS Applications, Virtual Private Clouds in the Public Cloud and Payment systems.
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Austin, Texas, November 16, 2015 - GIGABYTE Technology, a leading creator of high performance server hardware, announced today availability of their extensive Cavium, Inc., (NASDAQ: CAVM) ThunderX-based server portfolio. All platforms are now available for order, and shipments to numerous end customers and OEMs have already begun.
The Gigabyte ThunderX-based servers available for order include: [Continue reading →]
SAN FRANCISCO, CA -- PubNub, the world’s leading Data Stream Network for mobile applications, today announced the release of BLOCKS, a set of customizable microservices that give developers a simple way to add code and deploy features for realtime apps.PubNub BLOCKS executes business logic directly on the data streaming through Pubnub’s network without splitting it off to an intermediary server controlled by the customer. This revolutionary approach streamlines app development, reduces endpoint-to-endpoint latency, and allows apps to better leverage the enormous scalability of PubNub’s Data Stream Network.
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The annual NMI (National Microelectronics Network) AESIN (Automotive Electronic Systems Innovation Network) conference in the UK attracted a wide range of participants from hardware and software developers, manufacturers and Government organisations.[Continue reading →]
New Handheld DMMs Help Engineers Confidently Perform Tests, Troubleshoot Over Longer Period of Time Highlights: - Test and log data over a longer period of time with extended battery life - Protect against dust and immersion of water with IP 67 certification - Perform data logging and analysis with the Handheld Meter Logger software[Continue reading →]
European Utility Week - VIENNA, Austria – ON Semiconductor (Nasdaq: ON), driving energy efficient innovations, has expanded its wireless portfolio to include high performance, low power consumption, sub 1 gigahertz (GHz) RF devices through the acquisition of AXSEM AG. The devices enable wireless connectivity and support advanced functionality in the IoT, automatic meter reading, home automation, sensor networks and satellite communication markets.
The AX5043 narrow-band, ultra-low power RF transceiver delivers class-leading performance with a unique combination of ultra-low power consumption for transmit and receive operations along with high sensitivity and high selectivity. Its programmable radio architecture enables configuration to many wireless communication standards and protocols. Customers may also implement proprietary protocols. [Continue reading →]
NEW LIGHTWEIGHT, COMPACT AXON DAU PROVIDES FTI ENGINEERS WITH UNPRECEDENTED FLEXIBILITY, SCALABILITY AND RELIABILITY ITC/USA, LAS VEGAS, Nev. (Booth #209) – Curtiss-Wright Corporation today announced that its Defense Solutions division has introduced its next-generation compact Axon Data Acquisition Unit (DAU) for Flight Test applications. Axon combines unprecedented flexibility and scalability with outstanding reliability for demanding flight test applications. The innovative modular Axon DAU builds on Curtiss-Wright’s heritage as a leading supplier of rugged reliable data acquisition. Optimized for size, weight and power (SWaP), Axon works seamlessly with Curtiss-Wright’s widely used Acra KAM-500 DAU chassis, while reducing volume by 55% and weight by 70%. Axon is ideal for use in aircraft Flight Test Instrumentation, Airborne Telemetry, Flight Data Monitoring and Space Data Handling applications.
Designed to deliver maximum reliability, Axon’s hardware-based acquisition engines eliminate data loss, support deterministic operation, and ensure immediate recovery in the case of power brownout. Axon’s high-speed serial backplane (1 Gbps dedicated link per module) enables off-the-shelf data acquisition modules to be placed in ultra-miniature Axonite housings and located remotely, separated from the chassis by up to 20 meters. Locating data acquisition closer to the sensors can significantly decrease the installation time and cost of the instrumentation while simultaneously reducing wiring weight. Using Axonite housings (< 8 cubic inches in volume), flight test engineers can place their data acquisition hardware in any location on the flight test article. Further flexibility is provided by Axon’s dual Gigabit Ethernet outputs, which simplify the addition of Ethernet nodes or allow multiple DAU chassis to be daisy chained. An on-board processor speeds configuration, pre-flight checks, and in-service firmware upgrading. [Continue reading →]
ANDOVER, Mass. - July 17, 2017 - Mercury Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: MRCY, www.mrcy.com), announced it received a $10.5M follow-on order from a leading defense prime contractor for high-performance microwave transceivers for precision guided munitions. The order was booked in the Company’s fiscal 2017 fourth quarter and is expected to be shipped over the next several quarters.
“Mercury Systems continues to play a key role in supplying advanced state-of-the-art microelectronic based components and subsystems to our prime customers and the United States Government,” said Charlie Leader, Senior Vice President and General Manager of Mercury’s Advanced Microelectronics Solutions group. “This order reflects Mercury’s ongoing commitment to support our customers with high performance, reliable and affordable solutions necessary to protect our nation’s interests around the world.”[Continue reading →]
PicoVNA 106 Network Analyzer from Saelig Saelig Company, Inc. has introduced the Pico Technology PicoVNA 106 Low-Cost Vector Network Analyzer - an economical USB-controlled, professional-grade 300kHz to 6GHz Vector Network Analyzer (VNA) with excellent performance, portability, and affordability. Despite its small size and low cost, its full-function, minimal-error, ‘Quad RX’ four-receiver architecture supports both 8- and 12-term calibration without the uncorrectable switching errors, delays, and unreliability of traditional three-receiver designs. The instrument supports convenient calibration methods such as ‘enhanced isolation correction’ and ‘unknown thru’.
The PicoVNA 106 has a dynamic range of up to 118dB at 10Hz and only 0.005dB RMS trace noise at its maximum bandwidth of 140kHz. It can gather all four S-parameters at just 190usec per frequency point, so a 500 point 2-port S2P Touchstone file (compatible with many test, math, view and EDA simulation tools) is captured in less than 1/10 sec. This performance compares with other full-function VNAs that are more than four times as expensive. The PicoVNA 106 is even cost-effective as a high-dynamic-range scalar network analyzer where phase measurements are not needed, or even as a single-port vector reflectometer. The product also includes bias-Ts for the convenient injection of a bias or test stimulus. The PicoVNA 106 software's two utilities address gain compression (P1dB) and AM to PM. Both of these use a port power sweep at each test frequency, with both measurements extracted using second-order interpolation.[Continue reading →]
PHOENIX, Ariz. - July 13, 2017 - Mercury Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: MRCY, www.mrcy.com), announced it received the Premier Supplier Excellence Award from Raytheon. This prestigious award recognizes the Company’s Phoenix, Ariz. Microelectronics Secure Solutions business unit for its operational excellence while delivering advanced microelectronic solutions in support of Raytheon’s business needs. The award was presented by Raytheon executives to Mercury in a ceremony at the Company’s Phoenix facility earlier today.
Premier awards are awarded to Suppliers whom have demonstrated premier achievement for Raytheon in Business Management, Technical, Partnership, or Affordability. Only the highest achieving Suppliers are awarded this honor.[Continue reading →]
PiL's P53 "Steel Head" ultrasonic sensor and mounting kit is an off the shelf, hygienic sensor solution designed for the food and beverage sector and chemical and pharmaceutical industries - suitable for any manufacturing/assembly/bottling/packaging system that requires a clean and hygienic environment. EHEDG (European Hygienic Engineering and Design Group certified. The "Steel Head" P53 sensors and EHEDG-compliant mounting kits make PiL one of the few manufacturers of rugged ultrasonic sensors that are truly suitable for use in applications with demanding hygienic requirements.[Continue reading →]
Leti, a technology research institute at CEA Tech, will host a workshop during SEMICON West 2017, July 11-13, focusing on how microelectronics will influence and address tomorrow's digital and energy challenges.[Continue reading →]
W. L. Gore & Associates, Inc. (Gore) is pleased to announce that COTSWORKS(r) has been recently named an authorized distributor and value-added reseller of GORE(r) Aerospace Fiber Optic Cables for civil and military aircraft applications in Europe and North America.[Continue reading →]
- Leti, a technology research institute of CEA Tech, today announced the world's first wearable stress-monitoring device that enables customized recommendations for stress-free travel and indicators for improving public-transportation safety. Leti scientists will demonstrate this device and a smartphone-based mobility observer developed in the Horizon 2020 Programme at the 12th ITS European Conference in Strasbourg, France, June 19-22.[Continue reading →]
Fujitsu Components America announced a new series of resistive touch panels with dome switches that are fully customizable to meet the needs of specific industrial automation and machine control applications.[Continue reading →]
Based on Nordic's class-leading nRF52832 Bluetooth low energy System-on-Chip (SoC), the development kit incorporates nine different sensors plus a microphone and speaker, and enables app developers to configure, test, and demonstrate Bluetooth low energy IoT devices linked to mobile apps and Cloud platforms without needing RF firmware coding skills or development tools[Continue reading →]
Excelfore, a leading force in smart mobility networks, unveiled the eSync Alliance, a global automotive initiative to drive multi-company solutions for over-the-air (OTA) updates and diagnostic-data in the automotive electronics eco-system.[Continue reading →]
/ins. Machines for shaping 3D components in different work planes. As a result of material development, new and High Tech Industries has a changing need for processing advanced 3D geometry parts. Hardened metals, special alloys and combined materials like composites are setting new requirements on material processing technology. The waterjet cutting process is often preferred for high-tech parts manufacturing, since a cold cutting process eliminates impact on material structure, with no micro cracks or heat affected zones. With a high precision and structured 5-axis machine system Water Jet Sweden has become master of designing machine tools for free form, high precision, water jet cutting in space, fulfilling the most challenging customer demands from leading aerospace, defense, and power industries around the world.[Continue reading →]
AICSYS Inc Industrial Automation Hardware manufacturer launches Fanless LPC-T Series, an elegantly designed waterproof full IP65 compliant 6-sided sealed stainless steel chassis to prevent acid, liquid, and dust from damaging the Panel PC device and offers a sophisticated glossy and shiny surface.[Continue reading →]
Avnet (NYSE: AVT), a leading global technology distributor, and UbiquiOS™ Technology Limited, a leading provider of hardware-agnostic, wireless connectivity software, today announced a new distribution agreement that expands Avnet’s franchise rights with UbiquiOS to include the Americas. Effective immediately, Avnet will offer UbiquiOS’s integrated stack to customers in the Americas as well as Europe, accelerating the development of IoT-enabled devices and systems.
Built on open standards/protocols to support end-to-end IoT applications across a wide array of functions and applications, UbiquiOS is a compact and secure embedded software platform that provides a complete connectivity solution from device driver to application layer. UbiquiOS provides powerful APIs for common system functionalities such as memory management, device configuration and provisioning, and network protocol implementations.[Continue reading →]
Taoglas, a leading provider of automotive, IoT and GNSS antenna products, today announced the launch of Axiom, a reference design for a low-profile, compact multiple-antenna solution for the next generation of Connected Cars.[Continue reading →]
THIEF RIVER FALLS, Minn., June 2, 2017 -- Adafruit Industries, Girls Who Code, and Digi-Key Electronics are excited to announce a special program designed to further STEM education and reduce the gender gap in technology-based careers. The promotion is entitled "Buy a Playground, Give a Playground".
During the summer months, for every Adafruit Circuit Playground that is sold on www.digikey.com, Digi-Key and Adafruit will donate one Circuit Playground to Girls Who Code for use in their education-based programs. [Continue reading →]
ST. LOUIS and CHENNAI, India – April 12, 2017 - e-con Systems Inc., a leading camera solutions company, today announced the launch of See3CAM_CU135, a 4K Custom lens USB 3.0 Camera. See3CAM_CU135 is based on the 1/3.2-inch AR1335, an 1.1 pixel BSI CMOS image sensor from OnSemi™. The See3CAM_CU135 is provided with the S-mount (M12) lens holder that enables customers to choose a lens of their choice. The See3CAM_CU135 streams Ultra HD (3840 x 2160) at 30fps and 4K Cinema (4096 x 2196) @ 30fps over USB 3.0 in compressed MJPEG format. This See3CAM_CU135 streams FULL HD (1920 x 1080) at 60fps and HD (1280 x 720) at 60fps in both uncompressed (UYVY) and compressed MJPEG formats. e-con Systems launched the AR1335 based Autofocus camera See3CAM_130 last year. Now it comes with Standard Mount (M12) Lens option as See3CAM_CU135.
See3CAM_CU135 is ideal for customer applications where high resolution 13MP still images or Ultra HD / HD video are required. With S-mount lens holder, the See3CAM_CU135 is ideal for Medical applications such as digital microscopy, Document Scanning cameras, Optical Character Recognition applications, smart surveillance, smart parking lot management applications, high-resolution Microscopic/Magnification applications, Drones etc. The See3CAM_CU135 also highly suitable for high resolution video streaming, video conferencing and surveillance applications. Its outstanding low light sensitivity, ROI based Auto functions and iHDR feature makes this camera standout compared to other high resolution cameras. [Continue reading →]
The new Skylake PICMG 1.3 CPU card from ICP Deutschland and various backplane variants from a flexible modular system for the development of expandable and compact industrial PC for system control and image processing.[Continue reading →]
Arkville GPP/FPGA Packet Mover IP Solution Arkville Line-Rate Agnostic DPDK/AXI Aware Data Mover. Atomic Rules announces DPDK-aware FPGA/GPP data mover
AUBURN, NH – Atomic Rules, a reconfigurable computing IP firm, is pleased to announce the launch of Arkville, a DPDK-aware FPGA/GPP data mover enabling Linux DPDK applications to offload server cycles to FPGA gates. [Continue reading →]
The Global Image Recognition Market is expected to reach a market size of $ 42,246 million by 2022, growing at a growth rate of 18.0 % during the forecast period. Hardware market would lead the Global Image Recognition market attaining a market share of 50.0% by 2022.[Continue reading →]
/ins.Concept Sweden AB is a young company, but they have many years of experience within the field of automation. Situated in Gothenburg, on the west coasts of Sweden, a group of experienced engineers and young blood in the line started the automation company in 2011. The startup has been very successful with an average growth rate of more than 25% per year. They have had a high annual profitability right from the start, and their new waterjet cutting machine investment has improved profitability even further.[Continue reading →]
Electronics Architecture Evolution Towards Automated Driving
An autonomous car is the main vision of the automotive industry for the next decade. In 2017, many OEMs started implementing intermediate milestones through advanced driver assistance (ADAS) functions to achieve a fully autonomous car. From the industry point of view, realizing the new technology with reasonable costs and reliability is a key requirement for deploying autonomous cars. [Continue reading →]
New Delhi and Aix-en-Provence: Logic Fruit Technologies, one of the world's foremost providers of Design Services & IPs Cores and Accelize, the leading accelerator content provider for FPGA Acceleration-as-a-Service have announced a new strategic partnership. The partnership will combine Logic Fruit’s expertise in Design Services, Video & Security IPs Cores with Accelize’s market leading Cloud workload FPGA acceleration technologies to deliver solutions for today’s increasingly data rich world.
Logic Fruit has joined Accelize’s QuickAlliance™ network, a group of world’s top high-quality IP providers and FPGA accelerator developers, offering their services through Accelize’s QuickStore® for plug-and-play configuration of FPGA accelerators. These accelerators are in turn available in various Cloud Service Providers marketplaces to be sold as a service to their end users.[Continue reading →]
Mercury Systems 4BG_DDR3_High-Density ANDOVER, Mass. - May 4, 2017 - Mercury Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: MRCY, www.mrcy.com), announced that it has launched production of a highly miniaturized DDR3 memory device perfectly suited for SWaP-sensitive military and commercial aerospace applications demanding 1600 Mb/s data transfer speed. Mercury’s precision-engineered packaging technology now compacts 4GB of double data rate third-generation synchronous dynamic random-access memory (DDR3 SDRAM) in a single 301 mm2 ruggedized package, setting the industry standard for the highest density DDR3 device. The new 4GB DDR3 high density secure memory product, available in x64 and x72 architectures, is manufactured at Mercury’s Advanced Microelectronic Center in Phoenix, Ariz.
Next-generation mission computing and sensor subsystem designs need additional DRAM capacity for simultaneous processing of numerous wideband data streams. While attempting to double or triple the number of discrete DRAM devices, system architects frequently encounter a scarcity of available space for integration of these components. Mercury’s newest memory product surmounts this space restriction by vertically integrating the equivalent of up to five DDR3 memory devices into one densely-packed, low-profile ball grid array (BGA) package less than 2.5 mm thick. Physical footprint reductions up to 59% are realized without compromising the benefits of high-capacity DDR3 memory. For the highest levels of reliability, the integrity of the mechanical and electrical interface to the customer’s subsystem is assured through the selection of a lead alloy solder.[Continue reading →]
Coinciding with the 2018 Winter Games in PyeongChang, Korea, the prototype will be first time state-of-the-art terrestrial wireless communication, including future key enablers such as mmWave access, will be seamlessly combined with disruptive satellite communication. This will form a 5G network with multi-radio-access technologies that is optimized to serve user equipment in various applications.[Continue reading →]
Kaman Measuring Announces ThreadChecker™ for In-Die Use
Noncontact application-specific sensors provide rugged and reliable verification [Continue reading →]
CHELMSFORD, Mass. - Feb. 7, 2017 - Mercury Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: MRCY, www.mrcy.com), announced it received a $4.1 million follow-on order from a leading defense prime contractor for wideband millimeter wave transceivers for a homeland security high-resolution imaging application. The order was booked in the Company’s fiscal 2017 third quarter and is expected to be shipped over the next several quarters.
“This follow-on order confirms Mercury’s leadership position in the design and commercialization of innovative millimeter wave solutions required for high-resolution imaging applications,” said Charlie Leader, Vice President and General Manager of Mercury’s Advanced Microelectronics Solutions Group. “Our Advanced Microelectronics Centers proudly supply these highly miniaturized subsystems critical for the rapid identification of concealed threats in heavily trafficked secure environments.”[Continue reading →]
In order to address the vibrant and constantly expanding maker market, SST Sensing Ltd. has partnered up with Sparkfun. Together they have developed and simple to implement solution for single point liquid detection using infra-red technology. This highly reliable and accurate solution comprises an Optomax Digital liquid level switch which is connected to an Arduino board via the TTL output and powered by its 5V source. LEDs on the Arduino can be easily programmed to indicate if the sensor is/isn’t immersed by the liquid (and thus determine if liquid level is too high/low). Using this hardware, hobbyists are provided with plenty of scope to experiment, while professional engineers have the opportunity to evaluate their prototype before moving on to a full scale design.
The Optomax devices have compact dimensions that allow them to be deployed within environments where there is only limited available space. As relatively long cabling can be supported, the sensor can be placed in close proximity to a liquid without any risk of the accompanying electronics on the Arduino being damaged. Furthermore, as this solution is of an optical rather than a mechanical nature, issues such as the build-up of deposits, jamming, or wear and tear are avoided. A long term operational life span is thereby assured. [Continue reading →]
RadarVision converts radar data into a camera-like data stream for presentation of high fidelity radar on any video management system (VMS) and interfaces to a wide range of security, maritime and specialist military radars.[Continue reading →]
Latest Report on "LiDAR Industry" Contains Market Overview, Product Overview, Scope of Smart Advisers , Application, Market Size, Competition by Manufacturers, Capacity, Production, Revenue, Market Analysis by Application, Manufacturing Cost Analysis, Industrial Chain, Sourcing Strategy, Downstream Buyers & Forecast 2021[Continue reading →]
Dallas, TX January 18, 2017 - OnTime Networks, a global leader for rugged, time synchronized Ethernet solutions for the aerospace and defense industries, announces the expansion of its military-grade gigabit Ethernet switch and router portfolio with the new CloudberryMIL CR-6200 Series.[Continue reading →]
Intersil Corporation today announced the ISL78693, a 3.6V single-cell battery charger that extends the life of Lithium Iron Phosphate (LiFePO4) batteries used in automotive emergency call (eCall) systems. The ISL78693 battery charger offers up to 4x lower leakage current (3uA) than competitive chargers, allowing the eCall backup battery to remain charged for a longer period of time. See a demonstration of the ISL78693 in Intersil’s booth #E30-11 at the Automotive World conference, January 18-20 in Tokyo, Japan.
Automakers worldwide are installing eCall in their Vehicle to Infrastructure (V2I) systems. In the event of a crash, the eCall system automatically broadcasts its location via GPS and contacts the nearest 24-hour emergency call center for help. Thus, V2I eCall systems must be capable of operating reliably and autonomously from the backup battery at a moment’s notice, even if the vehicle is involved in an accident minutes after being parked for several months.[Continue reading →]
The AUDS counter-drone defence system, developed by three British companies - Blighter Surveillance Systems, Chess Dynamics and Enterprise Control Systems - has become the first fully integrated system worldwide to achieve TRL-9 status.[Continue reading →]
Camarillo, CA January 16, 2017: Innovative Integration, a Molex Company and trusted supplier of
signal processing and data acquisition hardware and signal processing solutions, today announced the COPious-PXIe. The 8HP PXIe -compatible plug-in card employs the powerful Xilinx Z7045 (Zynq) system-on-chip processor which provides dual, floating-point, ARM A9 CPUs and a large userprogrammable FPGA fabric.[Continue reading →]
Portwell's PQ7-M108, a Qseven 2.1 module based on Intel Atom Processor E3900 series, Intel Pentium processor N4200, and Intel Celeron processor N3350 (codenamed Apollo Lake), features Infineon OPTIGA Trust IC, industrial temperature support for -40°C to 85°C, and Intel Gen 9 graphics with triple display support in high resolution.[Continue reading →]
CHELMSFORD, Mass. - Jan. 17, 2017 - Mercury Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: MRCY, www.mrcy.com), announced it received a $2.4 million follow-on order from a leading defense prime contractor to supply frequency conversion modules for an Electronic Warfare (EW) service life extension program. The order was booked in the Company’s fiscal 2017 second quarter and is expected to be shipped over the next several quarters.
“This follow-on order further validates Mercury’s leadership position supplying our defense prime contractors with highly integrated and customized RF modules for EW programs,” said Charlie Leader, Vice President and General Manager, Mercury Systems. “Our advanced microelectronics centers are committed to delivering cost-effective EW solutions, enabling our military forces to dominate the electromagnetic spectrum. We are privileged to provide supply chain continuity for vital national defense programs supporting our warfighters around the globe.”[Continue reading →]
PHOENIX, Ariz. – January 17, 2017 – ON Semiconductor (Nasdaq: ON), driving energy efficient innovations, has introduced a new touch/proximity sensing solution that combines industry-leading performance, cost effectiveness and convenience in a single chip. The LC717A30UJ high dynamic range capacitance-to-digital converter uses mutual capacitance to detect changes in capacitance down to femtofarad (fF) levels. Parasitic capacitance cancellation raises the detector sensitivity, while its built-in noise rejection mechanism combats the effects of electromagnetic interference (EMI).
The eight capacitance-sensing input channels make the LC717A30UJ highly optimized for use in systems where an array of switches is required. The device includes an integrated multiplexer for input channel selection, analog-to-digital converter, dual-stage amplifier that determines capacitance changes plus outputs analog amplitude values, system clock, power-on reset circuit, and all the necessary control logic to create a total solution. Both I2C and SPI interfaces are selectable based on the system application needs.[Continue reading →]
Noida, January 12, 2017: KritiKal Solutions, a pioneer in Embedded Systems, IoT, Computer Vision, and Image Processing recently launched a Network Clock with several key features to ensure accurate, synchronized time without any delay.
In the field of Embedded Systems, KritiKal Solutions has been providing a wide range of electronic products and equipment to Government organizations and other large-scale enterprises for over a decade. They have now enhanced their product portfolio with Network Clocks. The Network Clock updates time through GPS time server to avoid any fluctuations or time-shifts, thereby ensuring that everybody is working to the same time. It is easy to set up, maintenance free, and can be configured easily for any specific time-zone and daylight-saving requirements. [Continue reading →]
Moortec Semiconductor, specialists in Process, Voltage and Temperature (PVT) sensors, announce the availability of their Embedded Temperature Sensor on TSMC’s 16nm FF+ and FFC processes.
This latest addition to the temperature sensor range extends Moortec's position as the leading provider of embedded thermal sensors and on-chip monitoring IP to semiconductor customers worldwide. The new TSMC 16FFC/FF+ Embedded Temperature Sensor is a high precision low power junction temperature sensor that has been developed to be embedded into ASIC designs. [Continue reading →]
The single chip THCV241-Q integrates the MIPI CSI-2 interface with THine's well established V-by-One(r) HS product family. The new THCV241-Q is optimized for advanced camera requirements including: - High definition support (e.g., 1080p60, 4K2K) - Uncompressed real-time, zero latency video transmission - 50x increase in maximum transmission distance - from 30cm to 15m - 360 degree rotation at an affordable price point - Lower BOM cost - Smaller circuit boards for more compact designs, new product form factors and higher reliability[Continue reading →]
Conference Workshop Conference Exhibition World leading debug tool company Lauterbach has agreed to once again be a lead sponsor of the UK Device Developers' Conference, an event for engineers and software developers working in the development of intelligent systems and devices. The next Device Developers' Conference will take place near Cambridge on the 26th and 27th April and will be co-located with H/WExpo, a conference for hardware developers. www.device-developer-conference.co.uk/
"We are very pleased to maintain our association with this important UK industry event," said Barry Lock, UK Manager at Lauterbach. "The Device Developers' Conference has become an important and productive forum for us, where we can explain our latest debug technologies, discuss industry trends and meet with fellow engineers and programmers." [Continue reading →]
Out of a total of 794 paper submissions received, a large share (42%) is coming from authors in Europe, 32% of submissions are from America, 25% from Asia, and 1% from the rest of the world. This clearly demonstrates DATE's international character, its global reach and impact.[Continue reading →]
HARRISBURG, Pa. – November 8, 2016 – TE Connectivity (TE) (NYSE: TEL), a world leader in connectivity and sensors, announces its INSTALITE ZH-150 sleeving, a lightweight high-temperature, zero-halogen heat-shrinkable Raychem tubing for mechanical and electrical protection. The tubing meets existing and future zero-halogen requirements for limited fire hazard protection across multiple platforms and environments.
Military and marine systems require products capable of withstanding a variety of extreme conditions, including wide temperatures, abrasions and fluid, all while being lightweight and flexible. TE’s INSTALITE ZH-150 has a unique crosslinked material that is halogen-free, flame retardant and fluid resistant with a wide operating temperature range from minus 75 degrees Celsius up to 150 degrees Celsius. The sleeve is also highly flexible for easy handling in small spaces.[Continue reading →]
In this article,Victor Polyakov, Managing Director, Tibbo Systems, will keep introducing AggreGate IoT Platform-based products. In 2010, two years after AggreGate Network Manager release, we started AggreGate SCADA/HMI project ‒ fourth-generation SCADA system.[Continue reading →]
Six Fab Shield is a connectivity expander designed specifically for raspberry computers, including 4G, 3G, GPS and other models, allowing for more freedom of automation and smart home experience.[Continue reading →]
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Linux-based Graperain in fact, there are more satisfactory hardware and equipment, can be converted into a classic game, running a variety of game simulator, the user simply install the simulator like to download the game ROM can be.[Continue reading →]
• Positions Mercury as a leading commercial provider of secure and safety-critical processing subsystems for aerospace and defense applications
• Complementary capabilities in mission computing, safety-critical avionics and platform management up to the highest levels of design assurance[Continue reading →]
Taiwan Commate Computer Inc.(COMMELL), the worldwide leader of Industrial Single Board Computers, unveiled LE-37I 3.5-inch single board computer (SBC) based on Intel® 6th generation "Skylake-H" Core™ processor family. The "Skylake-H" 6th generation Intel® Core™ i7/i5/i3 processors, that will come with increased boosted CPU and GPU frequencies at the expense of higher power consumption. The LE-37I 3.5-inch SBC will be comprised of Core™ i3-6100E 2.7GHz with 2 CPU cores and 35 Watt TDP, i5-6440EQ Tubbo Boost up to 3.4GHz with 4 CPU cores and 45 Watt TDP, i7-6822EQ Tubbo Boost up to 2.8GHz with 4 CPU cores and 25 Watt TDP (25W TDP this brings its low power-consumption that allows to be built into embedded systems with fanless configurations).
The LE-37I SBC is designed for the 6th generation Intel® Core™ H-series processors in the FCBGA1440 and accompany with Intel® QM170 Chipset. DDR4 memory is supported up to a total of 16GB( DDR4 SO-DIMM 2133 MHz), The SBC is based on Intel® HD530 Graphics( 9th Gen. integrated HD graphics) that provides high-end media and graphics capabilities for devices that display videos, 2D/3D graphics and interactive content. In addition, The LE-37I supports up to three independent displays port with 4K resolution (CRT,LVDS, DVI, HDMI and one DP) to provide its advanced solutions for imaging, machine vision and infotainment applications. [Continue reading →]
Despite the rise in popularity of wireless networks, wired serial networks like RS-485 continue to provide the most robust, reliable communication, especially in harsh environments. These well-engineered networks provide effective communication in industrial and building automation applications, which require immunity from noise, electrostatic discharge and voltage faults, all resulting in increased uptime. This tutorial reviews the RS-485 protocol and discusses why it is widely used in industrial applications and the common problems it solves. [Continue reading →]
With the RTO-K17/RTE-K17 High Definition Option the user will see more signal details with up to 16 bit vertical resolution. In combination with the superior analog front end of the RTO and RTE, the user has a versatile instrument in his hands to analyze a wide range of applications. From Switch Mode Power Supplies to Radar RF, the user can inspect all with one scope.[Continue reading →]
The integration of standard system simulation description languages, model-order reduction methods, and embedded software development tools into ANSYS(r) Simplorer(r) has resulted in a complete model-based development environment in which embedded software and hardware engineers can design and verify a system concurrently and in a collaborative process.[Continue reading →]
Latest 3GPP VoLTE codec offers superb voice clarity and audio quality, requiring substantially higher DSP performance; Implementation for the CEVA-TeakLite family of DSPs offers best power and performance solution for smartphones and other mobile computing devices[Continue reading →]
Munich/Langen – Spansion Inc. (NYSE: CODE), a global leader in embedded system solutions, today expanded its presence in industrial, consumer and home appliances with two new ARM® Cortex®-M4-based microcontroller offerings: the Spansion® FM4 S6E2DH series with an integrated graphics display controller and the S6E2CCxxF/MB9BF568F series with self-contained voice command control.
“These new product families deliver tremendous value and flexibility, enabling customers to design intuitive next generation human machine interface (HMI) systems,” said Dhiraj Handa, senior vice president and general manager of Spansion’s multi-market microcontroller business. “As the Internet of Things (IoT) appliances become more pervasive, Spansion’s rich history of delivering MCUs, flash and energy harvesting advancements further solidifies the company as a leader in this market.” [Continue reading →]
Developing in-vehicle embedded applications is a safety, security, and quality challenge. Given that cars and trucks are increasingly connected to each other and to the devices around them, it's becoming harder and harder to ensure that software is functional and free from risk. Development teams, especially the managers who are ultimately responsible, face incredible challenges when building such applications, and are learning that team members need to do more than just catch code defects during verification and validation testing. The new imperative: Identify and address security and compliance concerns earlier in the lifecycle, all while delivering innovative and differentiating features.
Security compliance, safety compliance, and defect reduction are huge goals, not only for meeting a product's technical requirements, costs, and deadlines, but also for keeping people safe. This has never been truer than with today's increasingly software-based cars and trucks, and with the increased threat profile due to radio-based interconnectivity and sophisticated in-vehicle apps. Lean how these embedded development solutions can help improve code quality, safety, and compliance throughout the development lifecycle, from architecture to coding, and testing to deployment. [Continue reading →]
SANTA CLARA, Calif. Linley Mobile Conference -- CEVA, Inc. (NASDAQ: CEVA), the leading licensor of silicon intellectual property (SIP) platform solutions and DSP cores today announced that the CEVA-TeakLite-4 DSP is now handling the processing load of Bluetooth, in addition to audio, voice and sensing technologies, thereby dramatically lowering the cost, complexity and power consumption of chip designs targeting smartphones, the Internet of Things (IoT), wearables and wireless audio devices. Leveraging new instructions and interfaces added to the recently introduced multifunctional CEVA-TeakLite-4 v2 architecture, the DSP now runs CEVA-Bluetooth connectivity (Classic or Low Energy) in addition to a broad range of audio and voice software packages, 'always-on' user interface (UI) functions such as voice triggering and face activation, and a full suite of sensor-fusion capabilities, all on a single core. CEVA is presenting this multifunctional DSP today at the Linley Mobile Conference, in Santa Clara, California.
The Internet of Things comprises a multitude of devices, technologies and form factors, with many use cases and requirements. The CEVA-TeakLite-4 specifically targets user-centric IoT devices, where natural user interface, audio playback and voice communication represent key attributes of the device. This can include for example, voice activation, face triggering and other 'always-on' functionality in a smartphone, smart watch, smart home controller or wireless speakers. The ultra-low power nature of the CEVA-TeakLite-4 DSP ensures that these 'always-on' features consume minimal battery life. All of this functionality can run concurrently on the DSP without the need for a host CPU, reducing the die size and lowering power consumption of the overall device. Illustrating this, a real-life use case implementing Bluetooth Low Energy, always-on UI and sensor fusion on the CEVA-TeakLite-4 DSP requires less than 150K gates and consumes less than 150uW when implemented in a 28nm process.[Continue reading →]
HALO products provide next generation, low power, real-time, video processing at the source for image-based surveillance in defence and security and industrial applications. Furthermore, HALO-based products are not restricted by American ITAR export regulations as they are designed and manufactured in the UK. This means that they can be used anywhere in the world.[Continue reading →]
Eindhoven, the Netherlands, September 5th – NXP Software, a world leader in mobile multimedia software, today announced that ZTE, a leading global provider of telecommunications equipment, will incorporate LifeVibes VoiceExperience software on their Qualcomm-based phones. This agreement leverages the participation of ZTE and NXP Software in Qualcomm’s Hexagon Access Program.
LifeVibes VoiceExperience is building on NXP Software’s acoustical expertise. It enhances the end-user experience with excellent noise suppression and echo cancellation, delivers HD Voice quality of speech, and ensures intelligibility in noisy environments.[Continue reading →]
The Symmetricom(r) SA.45s Chip Scale Atomic Clock (CSAC) is designed for field applications where atomic clocks typically have not been deployed before. It is smaller, lighter and uses less power than any previous atomic clock and is engineered to withstand higher levels of shock and vibration. This paper summarizes a series of mechanical shock and vibration tests to confirm the CSAC's hardware environmental performance. [Continue reading →]
Cicoil's Flexx-Sil(tm) Flat Cables provide reliability and cold temperature (-65°C) flexibility in Cryogenic equipment applications. In addition, these Class 1 Clean Room Rated cables are 100% contaminant free, exceed the outgassing requirements of ASTM E-595 and are well suited for use in vacuum environments.[Continue reading →]
The need for higher power density in today's electronic systems combined with higher overall efficiency has driven many changes in the Non-isolated Point-of-Load Regulator (niPOL). In an effort to improve overall system efficiency, designers are opting to avoid multiple conversion stages to get to the regulated point-of-load voltage they need. This means that the niPOL is operated at higher input voltages with higher conversion ratios than ever before. Despite this fact, the niPOL is expected to maintain the highest efficiency and still continue to shrink the total size of the power solution. There is also the added expectation that with all other performance increases that power demand from the niPOL also further increases.[Continue reading →]
This application note along with its corresponding white paper 1MA207 show how to use the Rohde and Schwarz radar product portfolio to tackle test and measurement tasks in modern radar technology. Target groups are students who want to become familiar with radar issues as well as radar professionals who want to solve certain test and measurement tasks.[Continue reading →]
CML Microcircuits (www.cmlmicro.com), a leader in the design, development and supply of low-power analogue, digital and mixed-signal telecommunication semiconductors, has expanded its DuraTALK digital voice processor range with the release of a new professional radio low bit-rate 2.4Kbps vocoder.[Continue reading →]
Cicoil's exclusive shock absorbing silicone encapsulation needs no external conduit for protection, retains flexibility and will not deform, wear or crack due to long term exposure to intense cold environments. In addition, the ultra-durable silicone is "self-healing" from small punctures and cable jacket damage can easily be repaired in the field.[Continue reading →]
Plymouth Meeting, PA, July 31, 2012 – With new models of Android-based mobile handsets and tablets being introduced seemingly on a daily basis, the task of developing reliable, universal, model-independent Voice over IP (VoIP) applications (apps) lies somewhere between daunting and nearly impossible. Adaptive Digital Technologies’ (Adaptive Digital) VoIP Engine, equipped with a self-training acoustic canceller, is about to change that.
Developers of Android applications must consider the many models of devices both currently on the market as well as future product releases when designing their application in order for the app to work well on as many models as possible. In the case when VoIP functionality is part of the application, where voice quality and acoustic echo cancellation (AEC) is of paramount importance, developing an app that works across multiple devices is much trickier. Manually fine tuning the app to each individual model is an unending exercise in futility, leaving you the developer with the task of predicting which devices will bring in the most revenue. [Continue reading →]
Toronto, Canada -- (July 18, 2012) – Independent Community Pharmacies, which combined fill some 1.5 billion prescriptions per year, have found a new way to implement an environment that places them on par with large chain operations, meets customer expectations, and doesn’t break the bank. Over 150 of these independent retailers have deployed TalkRx, an innovative solution from South Carolina-based VOW, Inc., which not only delivers a highly flexible Integrated Voice Response (IVR) platform, but also integrates with other pharmacy systems to help streamline processes and improve efficiency.
“Our customers are not IT or telecom specialists. They need a cost-competitive solution that works right out of the box and provides the level of convenience and quality that most consumers have come to expect from a retail pharmacy,” noted VOW’s president and chief executive officer, Chip Simmons. “The Sangoma telephony boards integrated into TalkRx not only provide connection to the public telephone network, they also deliver an unmatched level of reliability that helps ensure system stability, as well as delivering extremely clear voice quality to the users.”[Continue reading →]
Toronto, Canada -- Sangoma Technologies Corporation (TSX VENTURE:STC), a leading provider of hardware and software components that enable or enhance IP Communications Systems for both voice and data, announced that it has commenced commercial shipments of its A116 16-Span Digital Telephony Interface Board. The A116 provides unmatched density of full duplex digital telephony spans in a single board delivering the highest density available in the industry.
“We have seen tremendous interest from markets around the world, and have booked orders for our entire first production run in the two short weeks since announcing the A116,”said Doug Vilim, vice president of worldwide sales for Sangoma. “Sangoma initially led the market with its 8-Span full-duplex board three years ago, and we are taking capacity to the next level with a 16-Span product while others are just now catching up to the 8-Span benchmark.”[Continue reading →]
Even under extensive tight bending and high speed flexing, Cicoil's exclusive crystal-clear silicone encapsulation will not wear, tear or deform during a lifetime of more than 10 million cycles.[Continue reading →]
MIC-5603 Advantech (TWSE: 2395.TW), a global manufacturer of network computing blades and multicore processor platforms, today announced two major product enhancements based on the 3rd generation Intel® Core™ i7 processors. Upgrades to the company’s field-proven MIC-5603 AdvancedMC™ and MIC-3395 6U CompactPCI® single board computer give OEMs additional competitive advantage through the performance improvements, power efficiency and scalability of the 3rd generation Intel® Core™ processor family.
Both blades target applications where media or vector processing, network offload performance, and computation intensive tasks are required. For example, the evolution of the Intel® Core™ i7 processor’s integrated graphics processor translates to a significant increase in transcoding performance over the second generation, making systems based on MIC-5603’s and the Intel® Media SDK 2012 ideal for high-definition 1080p video transcoding, acceleration and broadcasting. [Continue reading →]
Toronto, Canada -- Sangoma Technologies Corporation (TSX VENTURE:STC), a leading provider of hardware and software components that enable or enhance IP Communications Systems for both voice and data, announced the release of its A116 16-Span Digital Telephony Interface Board. Designed for simple integration with open source projects, including Asterisk and FreeSWITCH, as well as other open source and proprietary PBX, Switch, IVR and VoIP Gateway applications, the A116 provides unmatched density of full duplex span interfaces in a single PCI Express compliant board.
“The continuous increase in processor speed and capacity in server CPUs are challenging solution developers to compress more interfaces and capabilities into a single server to take advantage of the processor power and maximize system efficiency,” said Julien Nephtali, Sangoma product manager. “The Sangoma A116 is the only solution in the market that supports 16 spans in a single board that occupies just one slot in the server. Doubling the capacity of a single board really opens up new avenues for innovation and design flexibility.”[Continue reading →]
As markets gain momentum, the biggest challenge for many original equipment manufacturer (OEM) design teams is meeting tight product development timelines with smaller internal teams. This paper looks at ways to leverage readily available industry resources to reduce design, prototyping and debug time.
This paper highlights 10 areas on which to focus for trouble-free prototyping and cites useful blogs and additional white papers.[Continue reading →]
Toronto, Canada -- Sangoma Technologies Corporation (TSX VENTURE:STC), a leading provider of hardware and software components that enable or enhance IP Communications Systems for both voice and data, announced that commercial shipments of its highly-anticipated Vega 400 SBC standalone Session Border Controller (SBC) appliance commenced today. The solution is designed to provide seamless connectivity between Voice over IP (VoIP) networks and SIP Trunking connections, while delivering security and policy enforcement to ensure call quality and reliability.
“The Vega 400 SBC squarely addresses the need for SIP Trunking and IP network interconnectivity that is becoming increasingly critical to the fundamental security and operation of business communications networks,” said Simon Horton, director of product management for Sangoma. “It is designed to be a cost-effective, reliable solution for customers that must contend with the policy and security issues that routinely come up when integrating disparate IP infrastructures. The appliance supports from 12 to 60 simultaneous SIP sessions, making the Vega 400 SBC an excellent fit for any deployment.”[Continue reading →]
Toronto, Canada -- Sangoma Technologies Corporation (TSX VENTURE:STC), a leading provider of hardware and software components that enable or enhance IP Communications Systems for both voice and data, announced the release of its B500 Basic Rate Interface (BRI) Telephony Interface Board. Designed for simple integration with open source projects, including Asterisk and FreeSWITCH, as well as other open source and proprietary PBX, Switch, IVR and VoIP Gateway applications, the B500 provides solution provides developers with an efficient and cost-effective connectivity solution.
“Many small- and medium-businesses worldwide use ISDN BRI for PSTN connectivity. For developers looking to create innovative products for this significant market, ease of integration, flexibility, and reliability of interface boards are critical to success,” said Julien Nephtali, Sangoma product manager. “Sangoma’s B500 BRI Telephony Interface board is software-configurable, providing developers with a broad palette of connectivity choices that make it easy to create powerful and compelling telecom products and services.”[Continue reading →]
Toronto, Canada -- Sangoma Technologies Corporation (TSX VENTURE:STC), a leading provider of hardware and software components that enable or enhance IP Communications Systems for both voice and data, today announced the release of its Vega 400 SBC stand-alone Session Border Controller (SBC) appliance,. The solution is designed to provide seamless connectivity between Voice over IP (VoIP) networks and SIP Trunking connections, while delivering security and policy enforcement to ensure call quality and reliability.
“Businesses of every size rely on VoIP communications, and there is a growing demand among customers for cost-effective solutions that address the potential exposure of network vulnerabilities at inter-network junctures, such as connections to SIP trunking services,” said Simon Horton, director of product management for Sangoma. “The field-proven reliability and ease-of-use inherent in the Vega Series extends to this new SBC device. It not only seamlessly and securely connects the business to the SIP trunking network, but also uses Vega’s popular “quick-config” feature, which greatly simplifies the entire installation process.”[Continue reading →]
Low speed serial bus validation requires more than simple voltage verses time measurements. LeCroy oscilloscopes have the ability to use a wide range of triggering, analysis and decode capabilities to bring increased confidence to the validation process. This article will cover methods to capture, view, decode and debug a variety of low speed serial data protocols including RS232, generic UARTs, I2C, CAN, Flexray, LIN, ARINC 429, MIL-STD-1553, MIPI DPHY, DigRF 3G, DigRF v4 and Audio applications (I2S, LJ, RJ and TDM).[Continue reading →]
This white paper describes several aspects of power related to the Xilinx(r) 28 nm 7 series FPGAs, including the TSMC 28 nm high-k metal gate (HKMG), high performance, low power (28 nm HPL or 28 HPL) process choice. The power benefits afforded by the 28 HPL process and its usefulness across Xilinx's full product offerings is described as well as the architectural innovations and features for power reduction across the dimensions of static power, dynamic power, and I/O power.[Continue reading →]
Industry dynamics are driving seemingly insatiable demand for higher bandwidth and higher system-level performance while facing more stringent mandatory requirements to reduce power consumption. At the same time, competitive pressures are forcing customers to increase productivity without sacrificing innovation and differentiation. To meet these demands, Xilinx(r) 7 series FPGAs leverage the unprecedented power, performance, and capacity enabled by TSMC's 28 nm high-k metal gate (HKMG), high performance, low power (HPL) process technology and the unparalleled scalability afforded by the FPGA industry's first unified silicon architecture to provide a comprehensive platform base for next-generation systems.[Continue reading →]
Cicoil's proprietary silicone cable is naturally more flexible than round PVC or stiffer flat PTFE cables, which allows for a tighter bend radius, weight/space savings, greater current carrying capacity, noise reduction and longer flex life.[Continue reading →]
GAO Research Inc. (www.GAOResearch.com) is a world-renowned provider of high quality, reliable telecommunications software including embedded modem software, fax modem software, speech codes, and telephony software for a wide range of DSPs and microprocessors.[Continue reading →]
Kintex(TM)-7 FPGA System Integration for Display. Xilinx is the worldwide leader of programmable logic solutions. SAN JOSE, Calif., Jan. 5, 2012 -- Xilinx, Inc. (NASDAQ: XLNX) today introduced new 28nm Kintex™-7 Field Programmable Gate Array (FPGA)-based targeted reference designs and a new development baseboard for accelerating the development of next-generation, 3D and 4K2K display technologies aimed at giving consumers a rich, immersive experience. At next week's 2012 International CES, the world's largest consumer electronics tradeshow, attendees can visit Xilinx in suite #MP25556 in the Las Vegas Convention Center to see a demonstration of these development resources that consists of 4K2K Mosaic and HDTV-to-4K2K up-converter targeted reference designs and the new ACDC (Acquisition, Contribution, Distribution and Consumption) 1.0 Baseboard using Kintex-7 FPGAs, all jointly developed with Premier Xilinx Alliance Program member Tokyo Electron Device Ltd. (TED).
"As one of the providers of IP, development kits, and design services to Xilinx customers, Tokyo Electron Device is pleased to collaborate with Xilinx for next generation display technologies and strongly believes that our Kintex-7 FPGA baseboard under the 'inrevium' brand will contribute to improve the development process," said Yasuo Hatsumi, Vice President of Solution Business.[Continue reading →]
Marvell's new revolutionary ARMADA-based "Foresight Platform" powers new Google TV, offers best of television and multimedia experience for the new generation of Smart TVs, set-top boxes, Blu-ray players, and beyond[Continue reading →]
TeamSpirit 3.2.2 Adds Support for HD Multipoint Voice and Video Calling to Dozens of New Mobile Devices, Patent Free Video Codecs, Expanded SDKs for Easy Integration and Faster Time to Market, Increased Performance and Functionality for End Users, and More[Continue reading →]
Toronto, Canada - GAO Research Inc. (www.GAOResearch.com) is offering its G.165 line echo cancellation (LEC) software used in long distance voice communication especially in links involving satellite networks and intercontinental long-haul circuits.
This G.165 line echo cancellation software features double-talk detection which avoids divergence during double talk. It cancels electrical line echoes caused by 2-to-4 wire conversion hybrids in telephone lines. The line echo canceller is also designed for integration with other software modules from GAO such as our DTMF Encoder/Decoder to enhance performance.[Continue reading →]
Toronto, Canada - GAO Research Inc. (www.GAOResearch.com) is offering its multi-frequency (MF) R1/R2 software with highly optimized assembly or C implementation. It is fully compliant with the ITU-T Recommendations Q.320, Q.322, Q.323, and Q.441 for multi-frequency signal receiving equipment. This MF R1/R2 software[Continue reading →]
MOSCOW, Russia – Nov. 17, 2011 – SPIRIT DSP, the world's top voice and video over IP engines provider, today announced availability of TeamSpirit® Voice&Video Engine Tablet for iOS and Android tablet devices. TeamSpirit Tablet turns any tablet computer into a high quality HD, multipoint videoconferencing endpoint. The software development kit (SDK) allows service providers, application developers and device manufacturers to quickly launch voice and video calling services for today's hundreds of millions of tablet computer users.
TeamSpirit Tablet is a complete communications client-side voice and video engine, specifically adopted for tablets with 7 to 12 inch screen sizes, touch screen user interfaces and all available types of Internet connection support. TeamSpirit Tablet is designed to deliver high quality, hands-free audio using SPIRIT's IP-MRTM (IP Multi Rate), wideband, scalable and error-resilient voice codec (IETF RFC 6262) and H.264 scalable HD video (up to 720p HD resolution) on the most popular iOS and Android-based tablet computers. [Continue reading →]
1 November 2011, London – Premier Farnell plc (LSE:pfl), the multi-channel electronics distributor announces a global franchise distribution agreement with Fox Electronics, a leading specialist in the design and supply of frequency controllers.
Customers of Premier Farnell’s operating businesses of Farnell, Newark/element14 and element14 will now have global access to Fox Electronics’ full line of crystals, oscillators, TCXOs, VCXOs and Fox’s XpressO Crystal Oscillator, which has been classed as a breakthrough in configurable Frequency Control Solutions. XpressO utilises a family of proprietary ASICs, designed and developed with a key focus on noise reduction technologies. XpressOs XOs & VCXOs come in various packages and voltages and are configurable with custom frequencies from 0.75MHz to 1350 MHz with extremely low jitter. [Continue reading →]
Military and aerospace system developers have one overarching mission: To bring their products to market in the most efficient manner possible. System developers can use COTS rugged systems to boost their technology, manufacturing readiness levels.[Continue reading →]
Kineto Wireless, a key innovator and leading supplier of Smart Wi-Fi solutions for mobile operators, and Imagination Technologies, a leading multimedia and communications technologies company, announce that Kineto has licensed Imagination's HelloSoft Acoustic Echo Cancellation (AEC) and Noise Cancellation (NC) technologies.[Continue reading →]
Wolfson Microelectronics plc announces that it has signed a binding agreement, subject to certain customary closing conditions, to acquire the entire issued share capital of Australian-based software solutions company, Dynamic Hearing PTY Ltd for a consideration of up to AUD 5.0m (USD 5.2m), payable in cash.[Continue reading →]
Adaptive Digital Technologies releases the newest version of AnVoice software, a VoIP Engine for Android. AnVoice is a software package that provides all of the voice processing necessary to VoIP-enable an Android application. This newest version includes enhanced voice quality features such as G.722 (wideband audio) with packet loss concealment and dynamic jitter buffer. AnVoice works in a wide variety of Android-based handsets, such as DROID(tm) by Motorola, Nexus One(tm) (HTC), and Samsung Galaxy.[Continue reading →]
NEWPORT BEACH, Calif.-- Conexant Systems, Inc., a leading supplier of innovative semiconductor solutions for imaging, audio, embedded modem, and video surveillance applications, today announced the CX20708, the world’s first super wideband (SWB) voice input processor system-on-chip (SoC). The new single chip solution is targeted to home telepresence and speech recognition applications and is ideally suited for next generation Smart TV and video game console applications.
The highly integrated chip features SWB voice processing algorithms that deliver a crisp, clear, full duplex, low latency audio experience. In addition, the CX20708 is a “Skype TV Certified” audio component, which ensures that the new chip meets Skype’s stringent performance and quality specifications including high speech-to-noise ratio, Mean Opinion Score (MOS) for natural voice, and long distance voice pick-up of up to five meters in distance.[Continue reading →]
An increasing number of ASIC and FPGA designs are accelerating algorithms and applications directly in hardware (HW) circuits. These HW accelerator cores have become commonplace and are now a key part of product differentiation and the ability to meet market expectations in performance, cost and reliability.[Continue reading →]
The design and development time for hardware, software and systems is painfully short. A comprehensive design and verification methodology is required to meet the tight development schedule while satisfying or exceeding performance criteria.[Continue reading →]
Markets for high-speed A/D converters are significant in size and many are growing rapidly. Commercial users include wireless mobile communication systems, airline radar, air traffic control towers, ship communications, and wireless networks. Industrial uses include medical imaging systems and process control systems. Government is another significant user: military radar, global military radio networks, unmanned aerial vehicles, and intelligence gathering systems.[Continue reading →]
David argues that an embedded open-architecture audio processor can hit the below 1 mW active power consumption mark.Typical audio transceivers now involve more sophisticated solutions, and demand for audio processors has never been higher. This stems partly from the popularity of convenient communication devices, such as mobile phones or even laptop computers using VoIP, and from the demand for clear communication free of echo and noise in all environments. Such communication quality is only possible thanks to the implementation of increasingly complex DSP algorithms that can improve audio performance under increasingly diverse and challenging conditions.
At the same time, design engineers have less freedom when it comes it to the amount of available system power and board space. As a result, the need to implement more complex digital audio processing solutions that consume less power and require less physical space is driving the development of audio processing techniques in general and embedded DSP-based solutions in particular. [Continue reading →]
Electronic System Virtualization (ESV) provides the solution to achieve cost reduction, performance improvement, and value creation through the use of a virtual hardware environment (virtual platform) and more productive development tools (virtual platform tools) in the electronic product life cycle. The simulated system hardware removes a company’s dependency on the physical hardware availability that gates the product life cycle. ESV also enables teams to communicate more effectively and allows access to the virtual hardware from any location – instantly. [Continue reading →]