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
DFI introduces SE967 COM Express module
SE967 Type 6 COM Express Compact module is powered by the AMD Embedded G-Series SoC platform.
Axiomtek announces GOT3187W-881-PCT touch panel computer
GOT3187W-881-PCT is an 18.5-inch WXGA fanless multi-touch panel computer powered by 4th generation Intel Core or Celeron processor.
ADLINK Releases LEC-iMX6 embedded computer
LEC-iMX6 is a SMARC (Smart Mobility ARChitecture) form factor computer-on-module (COM) running a Freescale i.MX6 processor based on the ARM...
MEDIAin Embedded Automation
RESOURCESin Embedded Automation
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...
13 example projects cover Express Logic products and include multifunction examples that illustrate how to use several products together.
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...