FEATURED ARTICLESin Embedded Automation
Introduction to Safety Critical System Design
By Wayne Mcgee and Bill Ripley, Creative Electronic Systems
Well beyond reliable, safety-critical systems must do no harm—to...
Embedded HMIs evolve to match consumer tech expectations in the factory
Industrial Embedded Systems
By Marcia Gadbois, Invensys
Through open standards, PC technology and networking advances, and cues from connected...
The MCU guy's introduction to FPGAs: The Hardware
By Clive Maxfield
Programmable elements inside the FPGA may be implemented using antifuses, Flash memory cells, or SRAM memory...
Beyond the Secure RTOS– Protecting Wirelessly Connected Endpoints from Cyber-attacks
By Alan Grau, Icon Labs
About seventy percent of cyber-attacks target the application...
NEWSin Embedded Automation
- Acromag Names Russell J. Nieves Director of Sales
- Lithium Ion Battery Market to grow 14.4% Through 2019
- ADLINK signs LCR Embedded Systems as Value-added Reseller
- Microchip Technology to Acquire Micrel
- ADLINK Technology signs Connect Tech as distributor
- Mentor Graphics RTOS meets safety standards
- Sparton Acquires Stealth.com
- Intersil Rad-Hard ICs Blast off on Orion’s Flight Test
- HCC Embedded opens office in Austin, Texas
- WillowTree Apps joins Microchip network
- MEMS industry is growing
- Icon Labs Security Software achieves “McAfee Compatible” status
PRODUCT NEWSin Embedded Automation
GreenPeak announces GP712 multi-channel chipset
GP712 for gateways and set-top boxes enables devices to support ZigBee and Thread protocols.
Microchip announces MTCH6303 touch screen controller
MTCH6303 provides advanced multi-touch and gesture solution for touch screens up to 10”. Pricing starts at $2.46
ITTIA updates DB SQL database software
Enhancements in DB SQL version 7 include snapshot transaction isolation, a high-performance file format, and optimizations for embedded systems.
MEDIAin Embedded Automation
RESOURCESin Embedded Automation
Enhancements in Version 5.2 include PowerMap, Rail Inspector and RailScope features to simplify design of densely populated power systems
The On-Chip Software Development Kit ensures that developers can stably run both the pre-compiled SmartMesh IP networking stack and their...
Board helps development of ANDY100 energy harvesting chip with RFID EPC C1G2 wireless communication and SPI master
WHITE PAPERSin Embedded Automation
By Robert Gee, Maxim Integrated
Designs of digital input and output modules for automated industrial controllers have, historically, been discrete...
By Jason Horine, AutomationDirect
More components in microprocessors eliminates the need for additional external automation components, such as...
By Mahesh Subrmaniam, HCL
Paper provides an overview of cyber security standards, procedures and design considerations to be made during embedded...
CASE STUDIESin Embedded Automation
Wasserbauer installed ITTIA DB SQL data base into its Butler robots.
DB SQL was embedded in Cow Master, a robotics system that feeds cows and manages animal healthcare, including automatic matching of cow feeding...
McObject’s database resides in Smarter Grid Solutions’ platform software that monitors and controls devices across the network and facilitates...
EVENTSin Embedded Automation
TRAININGin Embedded Automation
This seminar is mainly based on the IEC62304:2006 standard and will introduce the main elements and requirements for the development of modern software systems for medical devices.