Embedded World: Altium and Atmel announce touch sensor technology partnership
Altium has announced a technology partnership with Atmel® to co-develop an integrated solution combining Atmel's Qtouch® Studio, a touch sensor configuration tool, and Altium's electronics design solution Altium Designer. Brokered and negotiated in Europe, the partnership is worldwide in scope.
STMicroelectronics Introduces SPEAr Microprocessors for Embedded-Control Applications
STMicroelectronics unveiled four new members in the SPEAr microprocessor family, targeting embedded-control applications across market segments from computer peripherals and communication to industrial automation. Based on the latest ARM® core technology, ST's SPEAr microprocessors enable equipment manufacturers to develop complex yet flexible digital engines at a fraction of the time and cost of competing solutions.
Qseven based Platform with VDI Port for Digital Signage
The target platform MSC Q7-MB-EP2 from MSC Vertriebs GmbH supports the development of innovative POI/POS and Digital Signage applications based on a compact power saving MSC Qseven module.
New Bluetooth modules for embedded applications
With the brand WirelessEmbedded, emxys is launching a renewed portfolio of Bluetooth modules, specifically targeted to embedded applications developers community. The core of this new promotion are the uIceBlue2 and BTswitch embedded modules. uIceBlue2 is an embedded bluetooth module based in the PIC18F4550 microcontroller and PearlBlue Bluetooth module, also from WirelessEmbedded.
Hitex Design UK and Pebble Bay Collaboration Offers Important Resource for Hardware Software Integration
Hitex Design UK and Pebble Bay have agreed a strategic partnership that will enable the two companies to offer a uniquely capable service for software and hardware integration and embedded development. With Hitex Design UK a leader in hardware design and Pebble Bay a world leader in board support and device driver software, this collaboration is expected to be an attractive service to hi-tech development companies around the world; helping companies to accelerate development and develop better products.
New XMM2138 Platform from Infineon Supports Growing Dual-SIM Market
To address the growing Dual-SIM (Subscriber Identity Module) market Infineon Technologies today launched its new XMM2138 platform, supporting Dual-SIM operation. Dual-SIM mobile phones enable simultaneous use of two SIMs in the handset, with features like call hold and swap to provide real-time switching facility between both SIMs at the touch of a button. Today there is a high growth rate for Dual-SIM phones in the BRIC (Brazil, Russia, India, and China) regions and most significantly in the Asian-Pacific countries.
Toshiba Announces Camera And Display Bridge Chips For Mobile Devices
Toshiba Electronics Europe today announced availability of three new bridge chips for use in mobile phones, a Mobile Industry Processor Interface (MIPI®) camera serial interface (CSI) to a Mobile Display Digital Interface (MDDI®) chip (part number TC358740XBG) and two MDDI-MIPI display serial interface (DSI) chips (part numbers TC358760XBG and TC358761XBG).
Green Hills Software Claims World’s First Mobile Multivisor
Green Hills Software, Inc., the largest independent supplier of embedded software solutions, has announced the INTEGRITY Multivisor, a multicore hypervisor for ARM Cortex-A9 MPCore processors. The INTEGRITY Multivisor is built on INTEGRITY, the world's market-leading, high-reliability RTOS and the only technology certified by USA's National Security Agency to EAL6+ High Robustness, the highest level of security ever achieved for any software product.
e-con Licenses it’s e-CAM Camera Solution to Samsung Electronics
e-con Systems Inc., a leading embedded design services company specializing in development of advanced customized camera solutions, related products and services announced that it has licensed its e-CAM Camera solution to Samsung Electronics, Korea. The e-CAM Camera solution offered by e-con Systems provides device drivers which supports wide variety of features ranging from color correction, gamma correction, dead pixel correction, color space conversion, sharpen filter etc.
Wind River to Add Virtutech Simics Products to Embedded Software Portfolio
Wind River, a wholly owned subsidiary of Intel Corporation, today announced it will add the Virtutech product line to its embedded software product portfolio after the completion of Intel Corporation's acquisition of Virtutech signed earlier this week. Virtutech, founded in 1998, is based in San Jose, Calif. and operates a development center in Stockholm, Sweden.
Saelig Introduces Powerful USB Embedded Development Tool
Saelig announced the availability of GP-24100 - a PC-controlled USB 2.0 high speed device featuring ADWG (Arbitrary Digital Waveform Generator), and logic analyzer capabilities. It enables the stimulation and analysis of digital interfaces, streaming data to/from a PC to 16 data lines at up to 10MHz, with 6 additional control lines for repetitive sequence generation, in/out clocking or trigger definition. Electronic engineers now have an easy-to-use tool to access electronic systems from their favorite workstation,offering a significant productivity gain for system-on-board development.
Embedded World Preview: Lantronix's XPort Pro Makes Low-cost Edge Computing a Reality for OEMs Across the Globe
As part of the global launch of the XPort ProT, Lantronix, Inc. (Nasdaq: LTRX), will be demonstrating the Pro's ability to provide customers with a powerful engine for deploying advanced applications at the network edge, all in an integrated, thumb-sized package at Stand 222 in Hall 12 at Embedded World 2010. Lantronix is a leading provider of secure, remote management, device networking and data centre management technologies, and the XPort Pro is the newest member of its popular XPort® family of embedded Ethernet networking and compute modules which are used in millions of devices worldwide.
Nexcom Launches Embedded CPU Boards For Vertical Markets
Nexcom has launched a range of embedded CPU boards aimed at Automation, Multimedia and HMI/Kiosk applications. All products are designed for 24-7 operation and enjoy long-term CPU support.
Kontron integrates Intel Core i7 processor technology across multiple embedded platforms
Kontron today announced the integration of the new Intel Core i7 processor across many of the company's popular embedded platforms including AdvancedMC, CompactPCI, COM Express and VPX. As a leader in standards-based and custom embedded solutions, Kontron's complete portfolio of Intel Core i7-based platforms is designed to reduce system development time and provide high reliability and long product life resulting in a lower total cost of ownership. The new platforms from Kontron give OEMs access to leading-edge technologies that will help in their development of a broad range of compute and graphic-intensive applications in the communications, military, aerospace, medical, industrial and infotainment markets.
Flat NanoServer with Full HD
For sophisticated graphic and computing applications, DSM Computer is presenting the extremely flat NanoServer E8-GM45 at the embedded world trade show. The high-end computer based on the Intel® GM45/ICH9M chipset integrates the high-performance Intel® Graphics Media Accelerator GMA 4500MHD with DirectX 10 support. Thanks to its video decoding capability, the graphic controller can decode high-resolution HD videos in AVC/VC2/MPEG2 format and so remove a significant load from the processor. The main memory with a maximum capacity of 2 x 4 GB provides sufficient reserves, even for Windows® 7 in its 64-bit version.
ed networXX and congatec present embedded hardware components optimised for gaming applications
At the International Gaming Expo 2010, ed networXX is showcasing a development platform especially suited for the design of gaming applications. This platform includes the M-Box embedded computer, as well as displays that meet the special requirements of gaming applications. By using this package, designers of gaming applications can significantly shorten development times and save development costs. The platform can also be adapted to other applications, such as ATMs or POS terminals.
VIA Revolutionizes Compact Embedded Design with the World's First Mobile-ITX Module
VIA Technologies, Inc, a leading innovator of power efficient x86 processor platforms, today announced the VIA EPIA-T700: the first product based on the recently announced Mobile-ITX form factor. Measuring a mere 6cm x 6cm, the VIA EPIA-T700 is a uniquely compact computer-on-module that is designed for a range of ultra-compact embedded devices in medical, military and in-vehicle applications.
UK Embedded Masterclass Gets Better Industry Support than Ever Before
The organisers of the UK Embedded Masterclass have announced that more vendors than ever before have given their backing and support to this year's event. The Embedded Masterclass is a one-day event for hi-tech developers. The event includes workshops, presentations and a vendor exhibition. This year, the Embedded Masterclass will take place in Cambridge 6th May and Reading 11th May. www.embedded-masterclass.com
Embedded World - Analog Devices' Partner Pavilion to Showcase Innovative Industrial Applications
Analog Devices will be hosting a Partner Pavilion at Embedded World 2010, where it will showcase a select group of companies and technologies that are shaping the future of industrial markets. ADI's Embedded Partner Pavilion will be located in Hall 12, Stand 322.
Silicon Labs Opening Doors For Smart Home And Smart Meter Innovation At Embedded World
Advances in home automation, smart metering and home security depend on embedded silicon innovation. To help drive the next breakthroughs in smart home and smart grid design, Silicon Laboratories will showcase its latest embedded mixed-signal technologies at Embedded World 2010 in Nuremberg, Germany, Mar. 2-4.
Geensys at Embedded World 2010
At Embedded World 2010, Geensys (formerly the embedded software tools business of Geensys - Hall 10, Stand 531) will make several announcements relating to its highly successful Reqtify, AUTOSAR Builder and ControlBuild development tools for embedded systems applications.
ADLINK Technology - COM Express Module with Intel Core i7 / i5 Processor featuring Integrated Graphics and Memory Controller
ADLINK Technology announced the Express-CB, the newest member of the ADLINK Computer-on-Module (COM) family. The Express-CB is a COM Express™ Type 2 module supporting the 64-bit Intel® Core™ i7 / i5 processor with CPU, memory controller, and graphics processor on the same chip. Based on the latest Mobile Intel® QM57 Express chipset, the Express-CB is specifically designed for customers who need high-level processing and graphics performance in a long product life solution.
Axiomtek STX88831 - Ultra Low Power Intel Atom STX SoM Meets Customized Demands and Time-to-Market
Axiomtek's new STX88831 STX SoM integrates a high-performance, low-power 1.6GHz Intel® Atom™ processor N270 with Intel® 945GSE and ICH7M chipsets, delivering best performance-per-watt for communication, healthcare, automation, and transportation applications. The Mobile Intel® 945GSE Express chipset integrates an Intel® Graphics Media Accelerator 950 that delivers powerful graphics performance with dual-view displays: VGA and LVDS/TTL interfaces.
Extreme Engineering Solutions, Inc. Debuts Seven Embedded Products Based on the Latest Intel Corei7 Processor
Extreme Engineering Solutions, Inc. announces the availability of seven embedded computing products based on the new Intel Core i7 processor. X-ES is committed to supporting the Intel Core i7 embedded processor across Extreme Engineering's entire line of form factors with support for the Intel Core i7-610E, i7-620LE, and i7-620UE processors. All products from X-ES based on the Intel Core i7 embedded processor are available in commercial, air-cooled to rugged, conduction-cooled versions suitable for a wide variety of commercial, industrial and military applications.
congatec announces new COM Express small form factor module based on latest Intel Core i7 processor
congatec AG extends its COM Express product family with the highest performance module conga-BM57. It features the latest Intel Core i7-620M processor with a core speed of 2.66 GHz, with 4 MByte L2 cache and up to 8 GByte fast (1066 MT/s) dual channel DDR3 memory. The conga‑BM57 is a two chip solution which utilizes the powerful Mobile Intel QM57 Express Chipset. The integrated graphics controller is supporting the Intel® Flexible Display Interface (FDI) in order to allow for two independent video channels on VGA, LVDS, HDMI, DisplayPort or SDVO interfaces.
New Ultra Low Power Tiny processor module from ICOP UK suits headless applications
Drawing less than 320mA, the new VDX-6317-X 800MHz Tiny processor module from ICOP UK provides embedded system designers with a cost effective solution to headless applications where a graphical interface is not required. By designing a board without a graphics chipset, ICOP's 6317-X offers increased security and reduced cost.
ADLINK Technology Announces COM Express Module with Intel's Latest Graphics Core and DDR3 Memory Support
ADLINK Technology, Inc debuts the Express-MV. The Express-MV is a COM Express Type 2 module supporting the Intel Core 2 Duo and Celeron M processors. Based on the Intel GS45 Express Graphic Controller Hub SFF (Small Form Factor) and the Intel I/O Controller Hub ICH9M-SFF, the Express-MV has outstanding graphics performance and is specifically designed for high-end data and media-processing applications.
Eurotech launches Helios Platform, Industry’s first programmable edge controller.
Eurotech Group, a leading supplier of embedded technologies, products and systems announces the highly configurable Helios edge controller platform. Helios is a programmable edge controller that provides a flexible application ready hardware platform with enhanced wireless capabilities. It combines a fast and rugged Intel Atom processor with flexible communication and software options, making Helios easy to configure for any application.
VIA Nano Processor Readies VIA EPIA Boards for Next Generation Embedded Applications and Windows 7 Technologies
VIA Technologies, Inc today announced the latest VIA EPIA-M800 Mini-ITX and VIA EPIA-N800 Nano-ITX boards. Featuring the 64-bit, high-performance VIA Nano processor, these new embedded boards bring advanced digital multimedia performance to the next wave of embedded devices on forthcoming Windows 7-based technologies.
DSP Application Design Will Be a Blast With New Xilinx Virtex 6 FPGA XMC & PMC Board
The first in a series of Xilinx Virtex 6 FPGA based XMC and PMC boards has been launched by 4DSP Inc. The new FM680 features a unique design and manufacturing technique that provides customers with advanced configurability called BLAST (Board Level Advanced Scalable Technology). 4DSP created BLAST to accelerate the manufacturing process for customer specific configurations which normally delay the production cycle and add to production costs.
VIA Mobile-ITX Brings Further Miniaturization and Greater Flexibility to Embedded Devices
VIA Technologies, Inc today announced Mobile-ITX, the latest VIA-developed open form factor specification for the creation of ultra-compact and portable embedded devices. Mobile-ITX defines a uniquely compact 6cm x 6cm computer-on-module specification designed to enable an easier and less resource intensive development cycle for a range of ultra-compact, portable embedded systems.
AAEON Releases Low Cost Embedded Controller-AEC-6420
AAEON announces the debut of the low cost embedded controller—AEC-6420. This model is part of the BOXER Lite series in the AAEON embedded controller product line and is characterized by its compact size and competitive price in the market.
Strategic Test announces World’s first Freescale i.MX51 processor DIMM module
Strategic Test has announced the World's first Freescale i.MX51 processor-based System on Module. Called the TX51, it measures just 67.6 x 26 x 4.2 mm (2.6" x 1" x 0.16") and contains an ARM8 Cortex 800 MHz i.MX51 processor coupled with 128 MB mobile DDR-SDRAM, 128 MB NAND Flash memory and a 200-pin SODIMM connector.
Freescale simplifies embedded development with advanced Tower Modules
Freescale Semiconductor continues to enable advanced development through rapid evaluation and prototyping with its Tower System development platform. Today, the company announced two interchangeable peripheral modules and 8- and 32-bit microcontroller (MCU) modules for the Tower System.
Imagination reveals META family of embedded SoC processors
Imagination Technologies has announced the full roadmap for its Series2 generation of META processors, designed for the SoC-centric (System-on-Chip) age of silicon design. The META family of 32-bit SoC processor IP cores is a unique range of embedded processors that combine both general purpose and DSP capabilities within a hardware multi-threaded execution infrastructure to deliver exceptionally high processor utilisation and tolerance to SoC system latencies while also delivering new levels of real-time response that makes them ideal for SoC applications.
MSC Q7-MB-EP1 Baseboard for Efficient Development of Qseven Systems
The embedded platform MSC Q7-MB-EP1 from MSC Vertriebs GmbH supports the efficient development of innovative embedded systems based on a power saving Qseven module. The reasonable baseboard is ready-to-use for small and medium production quantities in order to save a customer's extensive in-house development.
STMicroelectronics Exhibits Broad Range of Solutions for Embedded Systems at Embedded Technology 2009
STMicroelectronics will showcase its latest embedded system solutions for use in applications covering the consumer, automotive, industrial and computer peripheral arenas at Embedded Technology 2009 to be held at PACIFICO YOKOHAMA, Japan, from Wednesday, November 18, to Friday, November 20, 2009.
Compact Qseven Modules with Onboard Boot Flash
MSC Vertriebs GmbH now offers its Intel Atom processor based embedded Qseven modules in the 70 x 70mm format with integrated flash disk. These modules allow customers to boot their embedded system not only via an external hard disk but also via the onboard flash disk. The boot performance and the flash capacity exceed the requirements of most Qseven applications. Without the need for an external hard drive very compact low cost embedded systems with increased mechanical stability can be implemented. The industrial grade 4GB flash disk offers a high sustained read/write performance, built in ECC support and is specified for an endurance of 10 millions write cycles. Supported are the operating systems Windows XP (embedded) and Linux.
congatec Achieves Premier Member Status in Intel Channel Partner Program
congatec AG, a leading provider of embedded computer modules, announces that the company has qualified itself for Premier Member status in the Intel Channel Partner Program. The Intel Channel Partner Program awards different levels of membership status to Intel sales partners around the world depending on their size and focus.
Atmel - Starter Kit Expands Secure HF RFID capabilities to any Embedded Microcontroller System
Atmel announced today the AT88CK201STK Starter Kit which allows developers to easily extend secure HF RFID reader capabilities to their embedded microcontroller systems. In many cases, this is the first time developers can easily embed HF RFID reader capability into space constrained embedded systems for preventing counterfeiting of medical and consumable products, tracking and recording chain of ownership, access control, and convenient storage of configuration and sensitive data.