PoE switch brings 60 W to outdoor devices

Microsemi Corporation has announced the availability of its PDS-104GO outdoor Power-over-Ethernet (PoE) switch, expanding the company’s industry-leading PoE product offering to enable the connection of four powered devices…

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Embedded LInux gets new security and industrial protocols

Mentor Graphics Corporation has announced that its Mentor Embedded Linux (MEL) platform has been updated to Yocto 2.0 and expanded to include new security enhancements and additional industrial…

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NOR flash chips work over automotive temperature range

Microchip Technology Inc. has announced the introduction of automotive-grade NOR Flash products with wider voltage and a larger temperature range. With the SST26VF SQI product family, Microchip becomes…

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DVI dual transmitter cards broadcast video 300 m

tvONE has announced its latest addition to the MultiView series, the new Dual DVI transmitter Morph-it card at ISE in Amsterdam (stand 1-M60). The new MultiView II Dual…

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4K video input, output, streaming media input modules handle dual 1080-pixel IP streams

tvONE is making the world’s most creative video processor even more powerful, by launching CORIOmaster and CORIOmaster mini 4K input & output modules and new 4K Streaming media…

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Cellular module carries 3G chipset for IoT apps

u-blox (SIX:UBXN) has announced the ultra-compact SARA-U201 3G/2G cellular module. Measuring just 16 x 26 x 3 mm, the 96-pin LGA-packaged SARA-U201 is the smallest cellular module supporting…

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Ultralow jitter network synchronizers for IEEE 1588 compliance

Microsemi Corporation has announced three new devices in its portfolio of IEEE 1588 products, which include two single-channel ultralow jitter network synchronizers, ZL30721 and ZL30722, as well as a dual-channel version, ZL30723.The new network…

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Professional-Grade PTZ Camera Delivers USB, HDMI, and IP Streaming

ClearOne [NASDAQ: CLRO], has launched the ClearOne UNITE 200 PTZ Camera, a superbly versatile, professional-grade, HD video camera complete with USB, HDMI, and IP connections that can be…

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Production code generator supports automotive FMI 2.0 and AUTOSAR 4.2 software standards

With its latest Release, dSPACE has optimized its production code generator, TargetLink, to cover prominent standards in the development of embedded software. TargetLink 4.1 supports the Functional Mock-up…

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Top microcontroller threads on EDAboard.com – January

Table tennis scoreboard – Can anyone can point me to a project of electronic table tennis scoreboard with external boards (two different colors) as well?  Read more Refresh values…

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6U VME SBC sports 4th-gen Intel Core i7 CPU

Acromag’s XVME-6510 is a high-performance 6U VME single board computer based on the 4th Generation Intel Core i7 processor and utilizes the Intel 8-Series QM87 PCH chipset for…

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Video link for drones delivers 1080-p HD video at 60 fps

Amimon, the industry leader in HD wireless video transmission solutions for the professional video and broadcast markets, today introduced its new CONNEX mini high-performance wireless HD video link…

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Suppliers gang up to offer USB Type-C building blocks

Mouser Electronics, Inc. is teaming up with Fairchild, Littelfuse, and Amphenol Commercial Products to present the building blocks of a USB Type-C solution. Delivering data rates up to…

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Multi-sectional heat sinks outperform liquid cooling for high-power CPUs

Advanced Thermal Solutions, Inc., ATS, has introduced the QuadFLOW fansink, which uses directed airflow in multiple fin fields to cool electronic components up to 30% more effectively than…

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Graphics-centric micro controllers with ARM Cortex-M7 processing power

STMicroelectronics’ new STM32F767/769 microcontrollers (MCUs) with rich memory, graphics and communication peripherals bring ARM Cortex-M7 processing power and efficiency to a wider range of applications such as portable…

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CES 2016: the largest collection of insecure devices in the world

By Alan Grau The annual Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas has just wrapped up.  With 160,000 attendees, 3,800 exhibitors and almost 2.5 million square feet of exhibit…

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Using input devices on embedded Linux demo: USB mouse on Intel Edison

By Tahmid I have recently been using the Intel Edison for the Cornell robotics project team (which co-hosts the Intel-Cornell Cup USA competition). Building on my previous knowledge…

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VPX SBCs use new Air Flow Through cooling standard

Curtiss-Wright’s Defense Solutions division has announced that it will support the new VITA 48.8 Air Flow Through (AFT) cooling standard with a range of 3U and 6U modules…

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FoMoCo to field next-gen infotainment systems using Automotive Audio Bus

Analog Devices, Inc. (NASDAQ: ADI) announced today that the Ford Motor Company has selected the Automotive Audio Bus (A2B) as its primary infotainment network technology with in-vehicle deployments…

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Reduce preemption overhead in real-time embedded systems

by John A. Carbone Real-time embedded systems are expected to perform with predictable, real-time responsiveness. But in some cases, the functionality that enables that responsiveness can actually bloat…

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FMX expands motor control product line

FactoryMation is excited to announce the recent product line expansion of FMX overload motor controls. FMX motor controls provide customers with a product line rich in features and…

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Traveo MCUs sport 4MBembedded flash, stepper motor control, TFT display control for vehicle apps

Cypress Semiconductor Corp. has announced an expansion of its automotive portfolio that will help enable manufacturers to bring high tech automotive systems historically available only in luxury models…

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PCAP and 3D-gesture interface modules speed touch/gesture display designs

Microchip Technology Inc. has announced its partnership with Silicon Integrated Systems Corp. (SiS) to provide customers with complete projected-capacitive touch (PCAP) and 3D-gesture interface modules, which will lead…

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Free trip to Germany in the future of a few lucky engineers

A few fortunate individuals will soon be touching down in Hannover, Germany, to kick the tires and take selfies with some of the manufacturing industry’s most exciting innovations…

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New EtherCAT servo-drives for brushless motors

OPENdrive OD700 servo-drives for brushless motors are the latest new products from OSAI USA. These EtherCAT servo-drives integrate perfectly with OSAI’s OPENcontrol family. They complete the EtherCAT supply…

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