FEATURED ARTICLESin Embedded Automation
Selecting an operating system for an embedded application
By Colin Walls
On desktop computers, the selection of an operating system (OS) is largely a matter of taste - Windows vs Apple vs Linux....
The basics of USB device development using the Android framework
By Rajaram Regupathy
This article explores the USB section of the Android CDD in the Android USB framework. It will also introduce you...
Where's the license?
By Norm Glaude, Protecode
By definition, open source projects come with licenses. Often you discover not one, but many, and...
Energy Harvesting Wireless Solutions: Building Management and Beyond
By Jim O’callaghan, Enocean
Self-powered wireless sensor networks have become integral parts of building automation systems....
NEWSin Embedded Automation
- HCC Embedded opens office in Austin, Texas
- WillowTree Apps joins Microchip network
- MEMS industry is growing
- Icon Labs Security Software achieves “McAfee Compatible” status
- DFI continues supports of XP-based Operating Systems
- Is Linux More Secure than Windows?
- Congatec goes to Russia
- Internet of Things devices to reach 50 billion by 2020
- Adlink sponsors Cornell University Underwater Vehicle
- Embedded Vision Growth Predicted
- Robots create jobs in Electronics Industry
- JOT Automation opens Office in Silicon Valley
PRODUCT NEWSin Embedded Automation
Express Logic Extends X-Ware Platform Support
The RTOS is now available for Atmel, Renesas, ST, and TI development systems. Price: $12,500.
Axiomtek Introduces CAPA881 Embedded single board computer
CAPA881 has 4th generation Intel Core i7/i5/i3 processors (codename: Haswell) with Intel HM86 or Intel QM87 chipset.
Vitesse announces VSC7112 signal conditioner IC
VSC7112 signal conditioner repeater IC is optimized For 8.5G PCIe Gen 3 Interconnects
MEDIAin Embedded Automation
RESOURCESin Embedded Automation
MEDUSA development platform for battery-free wireless sensors and actuators allows developers to design components driven by RF energy harvesting
eXtremeDB In-Memory Database System (IMDS) is now compatible with AdaCore’s GNAT Pro Ada development environment.
The all-in-one circuit simulation tool, complete with integrated PCB layout and Bill of Materials (BOM) allows a user to scheme, simulate, PCB...
WHITE PAPERSin Embedded Automation
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...
Windows XP could be everywhere in your plant: in PCs, HMIs, and hundreds of embedded devices used for process control and automation....
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
Internet of Things North America is an innovative event covering advanced connectivity and cloud based monitoring/control of devices, facilities, automobiles and enterprise operations. After a successful 2014 event in Milwaukee, the 2015 will be held in Chicago on April 15-16.
Display Week is the annual event for the electronic information display industry. The exhibition is the premier showcase for global information display companies & researchers to unveil cutting-edge developments in display tech. With more display innovations introduced year after year at Display Week, it is the event where the world got its first peek of world-changing technology.