FEATURED ARTICLESin Embedded Automation
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...
Microprocessors Are the Backbone of Many Process Automation Advances
By Jim Montague
Many of the most exciting advances in automation hardware configuration, operation and maintenance lead right back to the...
NEWSin Embedded Automation
- 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
- DFI continues supports of XP-based Operating Systems
- Is Linux More Secure than Windows?
PRODUCT NEWSin Embedded Automation
Imagination introduces OmniShield SoC security
OmniShield is a scalable security technology that ensures that applications that need to be secure are effectively and reliably isolated from each...
Wilbrecht LEDCO Introduces CRM LED
The IP67 LED is vibration and water resistant.
ACCES I/O introduces USB-3.5-HUB
The 4-port USB hub mounts in a 3.5 inch drive bay. Price is $179.
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 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
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.
The Summit will provide engineering and operational professionals, automation and operations management and senior-level executives with end user learning opportunities covering the complete spectrum of automation--from process and discrete to motion control and drives.
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.