Mercury Computer Systems Announces Unique, Customizable Digital Storage Capabilities for Defense and Commercial Applications
Mercury Computer Systems has announced breakthrough capabilities for digital storage in embedded mobile applications. Sophisticated new sensors, which generate tremendous amounts of data in commercial and defense applications, have created an unprecedented need to store data on platforms for processing, exploitation and dissemination (PED) or post-mission forensics. Working closely with customers, Mercury's Services and Systems Integration (SSI) team created an innovative Digital Storage Unit that leverages standard solid-state storage disks (SSDs) and designs customized to meet each application's specific capacity, size, weight and power (SWaP), redundancy and security requirements.
DFI SB600-C ATX Embedded Board Supports 2nd Generation Intel Core Processor
DFI has announced the SB600-C, a new addition to its ATX embedded board line. This ATX form factor board utilizes the low-cost Intel B65 Express chipset and supports the 2nd generation Intel Core i7-2600, i5-2400, and i3-2120 processors that feature 32-nanometer process technology providing higher performance at lower power than previous processors.
AIMB-223 – Mini-ITX with APU and 2 x 24bit LVDS
The AMD Embedded G-Series, based on the AMD Fusion technology delivers a complete, full-featured embedded platform. The APU incorporates the new low-power, x86 CPU based on the "Bobcat" core with a world-class DirectX® 11-capable GPU and parallel processing engine on a single piece of silicon. With its brilliant graphical performance the AIMB-223 is ideal for embedded applications like Gaming, Digital Signage or Medical Imaging.
Eurotech's DynaVIS 10-00 Compact Rugged Display Computer Delivers Advanced comunications and Low Power Consumption
Eurotech announces the launch of the DynaVIS 10-00, a connected, rugged mobile display computer platform that targets demanding vehicle installations. Based on the Intel AtomTM processor, the DynaVIS is low power, compact and can withstand the mechanical and temperature stresses commonly encountered in harsh environmental conditions while providing a comprehensive set of communication options needed in today's vehicle installations.
ARM and Synopsys Sign ARM Cortex Processor Models Agreement
Synopsys, Inc.announced a licensing agreement enabling Synopsys to distribute ARM's Fast Models and create models of ARM Cortex Series processors. Designers will be able to accelerate embedded software development for ARM technology-based designs by up to nine months by creating virtual prototypes using ARM models with Synopsys' DesignWare TLM, SystemC TLM Libraries and Virtualizer™ tool set. ARM Fast Models and other ARM transaction-level models (TLMs) are listed on the newly launched TLMCentral web portal.
IAR Systems provides C99 compliance to 8051 software tools
IAR Systems has announced that its development toolsuite IAR Embedded Workbench for 8051 now complies with the ISO/IEC 9899:1999 standard, also known as C99. The IAR C/C++ compiler is believed to be the world's first compiler for the 8051 architecture to fully support C99. It is the current C standard, developed as an improvement of the previous C90 standard and introducing several new language features.
Eurotech Updates Everyware Software Framework to Further Simplify Embedded Development
Eurotech, announces today they have launched Release 1.4 of the EverywareT Software Framework to offer developers more options to get their products to market faster with an integrated hardware and software infrastructure. ESF 1.4 provides a new WEB GUI configuration application that manages the networking interfaces such as cellular or Wi-Fi offering the connectivity and security required for machine-to-machine and embedded solutions. Along with the configuration capabilities, the ability to run ESF on different hardware systems means developers who write applications on the ESF framework can do so as quickly as possible, while future-proofing their development.
Atollic boosts ARM processor-based development productivity with unveiling of Atollic TrueSTUDIO for ARM
Atollic AB has announced a major extension of its offering for embedded systems development tools with today's unveiling of Atollic TrueSTUDIO for ARM. Engineers that are developing embedded systems on ARM processor-based microcontrollers can now benefit from the feature-set and integration advantages of the Atollic TrueSTUDIO development tool.
Axiomtek’s DIN-rail 6 Isolated COM Fanless Ruggedized Embedded System for Power Utility – rBOX101
Axiomtek announces the new release of rBOX101 DIN-rail fanless ruggedized embedded system with extra low power Intel® Atom™ processors Z510PT (1.1 GHz) and Z520PT (1.33 GHz) with Intel® US15WPT chipset. To withstand extreme range of working temperatures, this durable unit can perform in temperatures ranging from -40°C to +70°C.
Development and Test Techniques for Embedded Systems: Register now for free Webinar from IAR Systems and LDRA
Free Webinar on Tuesday, September 27, 2011, at 10:30 to 11:30 am . With embedded systems software's growing complexity, tight budgets and high pressure on development time, project managers, system engineers and software technical leads need to optimize their processes and tools. In a free webinar IAR Systems and LDRA present tools and methodology which to successfully establish effective software processes from initial development through test and certification – on time, on budget and while reducing errors and minimizing risks.
Eurotech Sphere II Embedded Computer Powers Devices for Medical OEM Supplier
Eurotech, a leading supplier of embedded technologies, products and systems, has announced they have been selected to supply embedded computers to a medical original equipment manufacturer (OEM) that specializes in diagnostics solutions. The value of the six-month contract is about 1.5M USD. The Eurotech Sphere II will allow the customer to meet market demand and extend the lifecycle of chemistry analyzers using ARM technology. Used to test for diseases in just minutes, these products connect to a laboratory information management system that collects all results into an electronic medical record.
Avalue Launches EPS-QM57 Rugged Embedded System
The industrial computer professional, Avalue Technology, an Associate member of the Intel® Embedded Alliance. Recently released a series of new rugged embedded system, EPS-QM57, which is ideal for a wide range of applications.
New conga-EAF module from congatec provides broad scalability for ETX standard
congatec AG, a leading manufacturer of embedded computer modules, is guaranteeing a sustainable future and broad scalability for the ETX standard with the launch of the conga-EAF Computer-on-Module (COM). With a choice of seven AMD G-Series processors, the conga-EAF also offers the best price/performance ratio. Ranging from the AMD T56N 1.6 GHz Dual Core (L1 cache 64KB, L2 Cache 512KB x2, 18 W) multi-core processor to the AMD G-T40R 1.0 GHz (L1 cache 64KB, L2 cache 512KB, 5.5W) single-core processor with extremely low power consumption, the conga-EAF provides a perfect form-fit function setup for ETX. congatec is thereby granting all ETX applications a life-time extension into a second generation.
Lauterbach - How To Improve Code Quality at The Embedded Masterclass
Lauterbach has announced that it will be explaining how to "improve code quality" at the upcoming Embedded Masterclass, to be held in Cambridge on 5th October http://www.embedded-masterclass.com.
Replication in Embedded Applications Just Got Easier with ITTIA DB SQL
ITTIA has unveiled version ITTIA DB SQL 4.1, the newest version of its database for embedded systems and intelligent devices. With the addition of advanced high availability functionality and enhanced replication features, the ITTIA DB SQL library offers the most value for the application developers of embedded systems. Highlights of this new release include support for two-phase commit, synchronous replication on commit, table snapshots, and distributed transactions.
Lantronix and Timesys Launch Next Generation PremierWave EN Product with New Software Development Kit
Lantronix announced the commercial availability of its next generation Linux-based wireless device server, PremierWave EN™. Also available with this release of PremierWave EN is an embedded Linux development offering from Timesys Corp., provider of the industry's most-easy-to-use and affordable embedded Linux development products and professional services.
Third INCHRON Real-Time Congress in Munich a Success
INCHRON GmbH, a leading supplier of design and test solutions for real-time critical software in embedded systems, staged the third international Congress on Real-Time Development in Munich on 28 and 29 June 2011. As in previous years the event attracted over 80 decision makers, project leaders and developers of real-time critical applications intent on sharing expertise with keynote speakers, technical experts and exhibiting partner companies.
MSC joins Intel’s Embedded Building Blocks initiative
MSC Vertriebs GmbH has joined the new Embedded Building Blocks initiative launched by Intel®. The objective of this initiative is to offer system integrators and resellers the opportunity to easily enter the embedded computing market using existing standardized modules with baseboard kits and suitable housings. Compact and robust industrial computer systems for various requirements, such as in industrial automation, can be constructed with the prefabricated Embedded Building Blocks. In this way, integrators can construct individual systems that are quick to deliver and cost-effective, can be used flexible and can be extended at any time.
AMD Fusion APU Receives Best in Show Award
AMD announced the AMD Embedded G-Series APU was named Best in Show for hardware at the Embedded Systems Conference by the industry analyst firm VDC Research, which has been presenting the Embeddy Awards at ESC for seven years running. The primary criteria for the hardware category are an enabling product that offers new innovation and new or significantly better functionality.
New Embedded Computer Modules and Boards Brochure
MSC Vertriebs GmbH describes its complete product range of innovative board level products in the updated „Embedded Computer Technology" edition 2011 color catalog. The new 52 pages brochure contains the key technical parameters of all offered COM Express™, Qseven™, ETX®, EXM32 platforms, industrial mainboards and starter kits.
AMD Delivers First Embedded GPU Offering Support for OpenCL and Six Independent Displays
Today at Embedded Systems Conference Silicon Valley 2011, AMD introduced the AMD Radeon E6760 embedded discrete graphics processor. Available now, the AMD Radeon E6760 GPU is the first of its kind to offer embedded system designers the combination of OpenCL support (1) along with support for six independent displays.
STMicroelectronics’ Embedded Technologies in the Limelight at ESC 2011
STMicroelectronics (NYSE: STM), a global semiconductor leader serving customers across the spectrum of electronics applications, announced several exciting microcontroller-based activities at the Embedded SystemsConference in San Jose, CA, May 2-5, 2011.
AMD to Showcase Port of Express Logic’s ThreadX RTOS to AMD Embedded G-Series Platform at Upcoming ESC
AMD will demonstrate Express Logic's ThreadX and TraceX, a "software logic analyzer" that examines software events in real-time systems running on the new AMD Embedded G-Series Platform. The demos will take place in AMD's booth (#1432) at Embedded Systems Conference (ESC), being held May 3–5, 2011 at the McEnery Convention Center in San Jose, CA.
Lauterbach’s TRACE32 supports new version of SYSGO’s PikeOS
SYSGO, a leading supplier of embedded software solutions for the world's most demanding safety and security applications, is announcing the integration of the new version of its certified real-time operating system PikeOS with Lauterbach's TRACE32 Debugger tools. PikeOS is based on the SSV (Safe & Secure Virtualization) technology, which is certifiable according to safety standards such as DO178B, IEC61508, EN 50128 and ISO26262. The PikeOS awareness is included in all new releases of the TRACE32® software for PowerPC; other architectures will follow soon.
SYSGO’s Embedded Virtualization RTOS PikeOS Offers Android Personality
SYSGO, a leading supplier of embedded software solutions for the world's most demanding safety and security applications, is announcing the support of the Android operating system as a new guest OS for its Safe and Secure Virtualization (SSV) product PikeOS. The same safety and security certified technology allowing strict partitioning between critical and non-critical applications is today available for developers of more consumer oriented Android programs that they can now combine with real-time and legacy code.
TenAsys Announces Networked RTOS for Multi-Core, Multi-Platform Embedded Systems
TenAsys Corporation (www.tenasys.com), a leading provider of real-time and embedded virtualization software, announces a new scalable real-time OS called INtime Distributed RTOS at the Embedded World show.
COG FSTN Modules from GTK
GTK offers an extensive range of standard Chip on Glass (COG) FSTN modules, which are suitable for use in a diverse range of applications including: utility metering, smart meters, cash counting devices and many other portable hand held products.
2nd Generation Intel Core microarchitecture on AdvancedMC form factor
Concurrent Technologies announces the AM 31x/x0x, one of the first AdvancedMC high performance processor boards to benefit from the recently introduced 2nd generation Intel Core processors.
The new RE2 embedded computer: High performance, very low power demand and a minimal footprint
The RE2 board from Blue Chip Technology represents a significant advance in embedded computing. It leads the new wave of ARM Cortex A8 embedded computers, due to its OMAP 3 processing core which also integrates a C64x up to 520 MHz DSP. This architecture gives the RE2 the market edge in performance per watt, and a compact design optimised for graphics and computationally intensive tasks. Target applications include high-definition multimedia, image and voice processing, and data compression/decompression. The board's small size and very low power demand also equip it for handheld and mobile applications.
Two new Kontron embedded motherboards support 2nd generation Intel Core i3/i5/i7 processors
Kontron announced today two new embedded motherboards built on the 2nd generation Intel Core i3/i5/i7 processors, the Kontron Flex-ATX embedded motherboard KTQ67/Flex and the Kontron Mini-ITX embedded motherboard KTQM67/mITX. These high-quality and rugged boards offer best-in-class quad core processors with increased processor performance and double the graphics performance of predecessor platforms. With long-term availability, these are Kontron's highest performing ATX-compliant embedded designs.
2nd generation Intel Core i5/i7 processors available on the Kontron 6U CompactPCI processor board CP6003-SA
Today Kontron introduced the 6U CompactPCI processor board CP6003-SA based on the 2nd generation Intel Core i5/i7 mobile processor technology. Designed to bring leading-edge performance with low power consumption and low heat dissipation to a broad range of applications, the Kontron CP6003-SA is an ideal fit for communications, military, aerospace, medical, industrial and monitoring systems.
MSC closes the gap between MCU and x86 embedded board solutions with nanoRISC modules
MSC presents an innovative ARM-based module concept - that is especially suitable for cost-sensitive embedded applications - in Hall 9, Booth 463 at embedded word 2011. Due to their pin compatibility and the usability of various CPUs - the current range is from ARM9 derivatives clocked at 400 MHz up to 1 GHz Cortex-A8 cores - the new nanoRISC® modules offer a high degree of scalability. Furthermore, the modules, which measure only 50 mm x 70 mm, feature a low power consumption of typically < 3 W. Interfaces such as Ethernet, USB, CAN, UART, I2C, SPI, GPIO, Camera, Audio, ADC, Touch and Display are directly available to developers via a 230-pin MXM connector. Depending on the CPU used and use of the integrated 2D/3D graphics engine and corresponding codex, the graphics performance achieves video resolutions of up to 1080p.
DSL expands embedded design services
DataSound Laboratories (DSL), a leading provider of single board and embedded computing solutions, is expanding its specialist custom design services to meet the growing demand from OEMs for UK-based systems design and development. In addition to expanding its engineering teams, DSL is moving into new larger premises in May with purpose-built design studios and research labs.
Korenix 2011 Embedded Brochure is now available for FREE download
Korenix announced an updated v11 version of its Embedded Brochure is now available online for free download. The new Embedded brochure provides complete up-to-date information on Korenix's embedded networking and computing platforms with product selection guides and sales benefits for system integrators and professionals involved in the embedded market.
Sharp continues co-exhibition scheme at embedded world 2011
LCDs and LEDs are two very important drivers for innovation and development of electronic devices and applications in almost every kind of industry. As intelligent HMI (Human-Machine-Interface) LCDs are to be found in industrial controls, information clusters of different means of transportation, phones and other communication equipment, white goods, toys, audio visual equipment, just to mention a few. LEDs on the other hand are currently revolutionizing the lighting markets across the globe. In both areas – displays and solid state lighting – Sharp is presenting the latest technological innovations at the embedded world 2011 at the stands of Arrow (Hall 12, Stand 12-366) and Rutronik (Hall 12, Stand 12-352).
IDT to Showcase Industry-Leading Products at Embedded World 2011
Integrated Device Technology today announced that it will be exhibiting industry-leading products from its expanding product portfolio at the 2011 Embedded World Exhibition and Conference on March 1-3 in Nuremberg, Germany.
Fujitsu to demonstrate ‘Right-Sized Semiconductor Solutions’ at Embedded World 2011
Fujitsu Semiconductor Europe is demonstrating its 'Right-Sized Solutions' at Embedded World 2011 – March 1-3. Fujitsu Semiconductor's activities include semiconductor products, systems solutions, software and other support services for Automotive and Industrial applications, making it ideally positioned to offer value-added service, design and solutions to key European markets. 'Right-Sized Solutions' enable customers to get all the systems support they require plus just the features and functionality they need.
Arrow - Free Microsoft WindowsEmbedded 7 (WES7) ‘Connected Media Devices’ Training
One-day seminar provides in-depth information for building networked consumer electronics devices around proven Microsoft platform Arrow Electronics has announced free seminars for technical and business decision makers aimed at OEMs and service providers who want to find out how to build networked consumer electronics devices based on Microsoft Windows Embedded Standard 7 (WES7).
ASSET demonstrates ScanWorks’ non-intrusive validation and test capabilities at Embedded World
At the upcoming Embedded World Exhibition and Conference March 1-3 in Nuremberg, Germany, ASSET InterTech (Hall 9, Stand 277) will be offering hands-on demonstrations of non-intrusive board test (NBT) and validation strategies running on its ScanWorks platform for embedded instruments.
MPC Data & Smart Sensors at Embedded World 2011
Smart Sensors has ported its MIRLIN Iris biometric recognition and matching algorithms to an Embedded Environment utilising MPC Data's very latest Windows Embedded Compact 7 board support package for the BeagleBoard-xM, retaining full PC like accuracy and performance.