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"Fast time-to-market" - inspiring or meaningless?

"Fast time-to-market" - inspiring or meaningless?
Is the phrase "Fast time-to-market" on the side of an MCU starter-kit confidence-inspiring, or virtually meaningless now there is so much more to think about? By Steve Norman, Core Marketing Manager, Industrial and Communications Business Group, Renesas Electronics Europe.
27th March 2015

Kit demonstrates four common security/fire detectors

Kit demonstrates four common security/fire detectors
Renesas has announced the availability of its Detect it! solution kit. The Detect it! kit is designed for detector applications and provides ready to use demonstrators for the most typical detectors used in security and fire protection systems. Detect it! has four demonstrator hardware boards, a motion detector, smoke detector, carbon monoxide detector and a glass-break detector.
18th February 2015

Renesas awards Global Platinum status to SEGGER

Renesas has awarded the status of Global Platinum Alliance Partner to SEGGER in recognition of the companies long-term strategic relationship. SEGGER provides proven RTOS and middleware, RTOS-aware debugging capabilities and fast production tools, all supporting a wide range of Renesas MCUs, MPUs and application-specific devices.
11th February 2015


32-bit MCUs provide 240MHz for real time operation

32-bit MCUs provide 240MHz for real time operation
Doubling CPU operating frequency from 120 to 240MHz, Renesas has extended its RX Family of 32-bit MCUs with the RX71M Group. Developed for use in industrial equipment and described by Renesas as the ‘flagship’ product of the series, the group is available with up to 4MB of on-chip flash memory.
27th January 2015

MCUs offer industry's lowest power consumption at 1MHz

MCUs offer industry's lowest power consumption at 1MHz
Claimed to realise the industry’s lowest power consumption at 1MHz, Renesas Electronics has announced the RL78/I1D MCUs. Integrating analogue functions for various sensing applications, the MCUs are optimised for detectors that sense minute variations in the output of sensors used to monitor for smoke, gas and motion or vibrations.
22nd January 2015

Bringing communications to the factory floor

Bringing communications to the factory floor
Communication continues to grow rapidly in the field of industrial and factory automation, as manufacturers seek to improve the capability, efficiency and flexibility of their systems and infrastructure. By Knut Dettmer, Principal Engineer, Smart Factory Marketing, Renesas Electronics Europe.
13th January 2015

SRAM devices suppress soft error occurrences

SRAM devices suppress soft error occurrences
SRAM memory devices, which have a density of 8Mb, have been released by Renesas Electronics Europe. Expanding the company’s RMLV0816B and RMLV0808B series of Advanced Low-Power SRAM (Advanced LP SRAM), the devices utilise a fine fabrication process technology with a circuit linewidth of 110nm.
11th December 2014

Can embedded MCUs handle the latest PROFINET spec?

Can embedded MCUs handle the latest PROFINET spec?
Under Version 2.3 of the PROFINET specification, passing the load test (Net load Test) has become mandatory for certification. Are embedded MCUs up to the job? By Marcus Tangermann, port, & Bernd Westhoff, Renesas Electronics Europe.
2nd December 2014

MCUs expand use of touch key in healthcare applications

MCUs expand use of touch key in healthcare applications
Expanding the use of touch key in healthcare, building automation and home appliance applications, Renesas Electronics has introduced the RX113 group of MCUs. Enabling significantly reduced power, size, and development costs for entry-level devices in these markets, the MCUs offer a single-chip solution with touch sensor IP and low-power technologies. 
1st December 2014

Processor-based solution delivers factory production boost

Processor-based solution delivers factory production boost
To meet the increased demand for productivity in factories, Renesas has launched the RZ/T1 Group, a new factory automation solution with built-in industrial network functionality for use in many industrial applications such as AC servo drives, motion controllers, inverter control and general industrial equipment that require high speed, responsiveness, and excellent real-time performance.
18th November 2014

'Smart Analog Solution Kit' suits process automation

'Smart Analog Solution Kit' suits process automation
Renesas Electronics Europe has announced the availability of its 'Sense it! – Smart Analog Solution Kit', a complete evaluation platform for the Smart Analog IC101 (SAIC101) device. The kit includes all the hardware, software components and demonstration programmes sensor system manufacturers need to start development on their smart industrial sensors.
12th November 2014

IRT device evaluation kit allows for prompt development

IRT device evaluation kit allows for prompt development
Renesas Electronics Europe announced the availability of its 'Connect it! - TPS-1 Solution Kit', a complete evaluation tool for the TPS-1PROFINET Isochronous Real Time (IRT) device chip. The kit includes all the hardware, software and demonstration programs customers need to start their own developments on a PROFINET network.
12th November 2014

Evaluation kit allows for simple industrial Ethernet setup

Renesas has announced the availability of its 'Connect it! - Ethernet R-IN Solution Kit', an evaluation tool for industrial Ethernet networking. The kit, based on IAR’s KickStart Kit for Renesas’ R-IN32M3-EC industrial Ethernet communication chip, includes all the hardware and software components system manufacturers need to set up industrial Ethernet slave networks.
10th November 2014

HMI kit accelerates prototyping process

HMI kit accelerates prototyping process
Based on the RX63N and RX631 groups of MCUs, the ‘Display it! – RX HMI Solution Kit' has been released by Renesas Electronics Europe. Accelerating the prototyping and decision-making process, the 32-bit MCU RX based solution kit enables engineers to quickly evaluate and demonstrate HMI tools.
6th November 2014

Solution kit accelerates HMI application development

Based on the company's RZ/A1 family of embedded MPUs, the 'Display it! – RZ HMI Solution Kit' has been introduced by Renesas. Accelerating prototyping and decision-making processes, the solution kit enables engineers to quickly evaluate and demonstrate the leading HMI tools in the industry.
4th November 2014

PROFINET tool includes all necessary hardware & software

PROFINET tool includes all necessary hardware & software
Featuring all the hardware, software and demonstration programmes customers need to start their own developments on a PROFINET network, the Connect it! - TPS-1 Solution Kit has been introduced by Renesas Electronics Europe. The kit is a complete evaluation tool for the TPS-1PROFINET Isochronous Real Time (IRT) device chip.
3rd November 2014

Polyphase meter reference platform saves design time

Polyphase meter reference platform saves design time
Enabling engineers to save time, the Bill It! – Smart Meter RX21A polyphase meter reference platform has been released by Renesas Electronics Europe. While complying with IEC norms, the platform removes the need for engineers to design their own metrology and calibration routines, which are required for a billing polyphase meter design.
27th October 2014

PLC modem targets smart metering

PLC modem targets smart metering
Smart metering applications will be the target for Renesas Electronics Europe’s new OFDM powerline modem, the second generation of its family of powerline communication (PLC) modem solutions. The new device, an orthogonal frequency division multiplexing (OFDM) solution offers broad-based support for multiple OFDM powerline standards such as G3 and PRIME.
26th October 2014

Next-gen solution kits accelerate design

Next-gen solution kits accelerate design
Renesas will introduce a wide line up of next-gen solution kits to accelerate customer design success through rich software functionality and added-value services on Renesas hardware platforms. Right out of the box, the solutions support designs in motor control, functional safety, industrial Ethernet, PROFINET IRT, I0-Link, reconfigurable sensors, PLC, wireless M-bus, 3-phase smart metering and next-gen HMI.
16th October 2014

Multi-protocol connectivity solutions enhance RX64M MCUs

Multi-protocol connectivity solutions enhance RX64M MCUs
Renesas and its Alliance Partner, port, have announced efficient multi-protocol connectivity solutions and the associated design tools for the RX64M MCUs. The PROFINET (CCA / CCB RT1), Ethernet/IP and CANopen software stacks have been ported to the 32-bit high-performance MCU group.
14th October 2014


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