FEATURED ARTICLESin Embedded Automation
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....
Bluetooth Smart – A Revolution for Low Power Connectivity
By Vishal Goyal, Stmicroelectronics
Small devices must minimize power yet communicate. Bluetooth Smart enables the smallest devices...
Tampering with the easy targets
By Ben Smith, Maxim Integrated
This second in a series on the basics of electronic security looks at the variety of malware attack...
Using a programmable system-on-chip for fan control
By Sanjeev Kumar, Cypress Semiconductor
Here’s a tutorial on everything a developer will need, from basic PID algorithms to...
NEWSin Embedded Automation
- 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
- Astrodyne Acquires Filter Concepts
PRODUCT NEWSin Embedded Automation
Microchip announces PIC16(L)F161X microcontroller
These MCUs have Proportional Integral Derivative (PID), offering completely core independent calculations, with the capability to perform 16-bit...
AAEON adds cold weather technology to AQ7-IMX6 computer
The AQ7-IMX6 computer with WiTAS (Wide Temperature) technology can operate in extreme temperatures of -40°C to +85°C.
Microchip Announces $2.75 computer
PIC32MX1/2/5 MCU has up to 83 DMIPS performance and memory options from 64/8 KB to 512/64 KB Flash/RAM, all for just $2.75.
MEDIAin Embedded Automation
RESOURCESin Embedded Automation
The all-in-one circuit simulation tool, complete with integrated PCB layout and Bill of Materials (BOM) allows a user to scheme, simulate, PCB...
13 example projects cover Express Logic products and include multifunction examples that illustrate how to use several products together.
New features add design functionality, increasing supplier integration and streamlining the circuit design process.
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...