LCD expansion capes cover Beaglebone boards
Farnell element14 has launched its first range of LCD expansion capes, named BB View, that are designed for use with the Beaglebone family of development boards. The BB View range of LCD expansion capes are available in two sizes; 4.3in. and 7in. displays, with a resistive touch-screen and provide full access to the BeagleBone GPIOs.
Development kit supports capacitive multi-touch display
element14 is exclusively manufacturing the LCD8000-97C, a portable 9.7in. LVDS display with capacitive ”multi-touch” capability for SABRELite and MarS boards featuring the powerful Freescale i.MX6 multimedia application processor. The add-on LCD display for SABRELite and MarS boards facilitates portability and can be used for consumer, automotive and industrial applications such as tablets, multimedia devices, medical and navigation s...
Embedded board supports Blu-Ray/HD video processing
Based on the latest 4th generation Intel Core processor family (the mobile-based Intel QM87 Express chipset which offers a 5-15% CPU performance increase over previous generations), the HM920-QM87 is a COM Express basic module from DFI. It is built on 22nm process technology to give higher processing performance, superior graphics display support, and improvements in system memory and I/O interfaces.
Java reference design targets HMI applications
EBV Elektronik has joined with embedded software solutions provide IS2T, to develop “JAKARTA”, a Java Reference Design.“JAKARTA”, is a hardware and software application platform ready for new areas of Human Machine Interfaces (HMI). With around 28KB of non-volatile memory, IS2T MicroEJ is lightweight, low cost and uses only 11 percent of the KL46 flash memory for the advantage that Java can bring to projects.
3.5“ SBC powered by 'Bay Trail' SoC
DATA MODUL have announced the ECM-BYT, a new 3.5“ SBC powered by the latest Intel Atom processor E3800 product family or Intel Celeron N2920/J1900 processor - a System-on-Chip (SoC) formerly codenamed “Bay Trail”. Designed for intelligent systems and applications with low power consumption and high performance requirements, the ECM-BYT is based on the 22nm Silvermont microarchitecture.
Motherboard delivers 5~15% CPU performance increase over previous generations
The new HD630-H81 ATX embedded motherboard uses the LGA 1150 socket to support 4th Generation Intel Core processors built on 22-nanometer process technology, delivering up to 5~15% CPU performance increase over the previous generations. Signalling an addition to DFI's current Intel H81-based motherboard product line, the inclusion of the 4th generation Intel Core processors provides smooth flash playback and rich 2D/3D graphic...
Video I/O and processor module for DVR applications
Creative Electronic Systems introduce a new video I/O and processor module, the VPP-8112. Ideal for harsh conduction-cooled environments, the VPP-8112 XMC module accommodates various input and output channels with powerful image processing capability. It also features the DaVinci digital media processor from Texas Instruments.
Generic Safety Controller Board with TTEthernet
Based on components designed to address functional safety requirements, the multi-purpose Generic Safety Controller Board with a dual channel Deterministic Ethernet has been announced by TTTech. The new board allows users to create customized safety controller units with a large number and variety of safety I/Os for stand-alone use or as part of fail-operational networked control systems.
chipKIT ecosystem expanded with Digilent development tools
The Arduino compatible chipKIT ecosystem from Microchip has been expanded to include two new development tools from Digilent, and an embedded cloud software framework. Minimising the the need for users to purchase additional hardware or shields, Digilent’s chipKIT WF32 board integrates with Microchip’s 32-bit PIC32MX695F512L MCU with Full Speed USB 2.0 Host/Device/OTG, its agency-certified MRF24WG0MA Wi-Fi module and an energy-saving ...
Taking guess work out of identifying backplane profiles
Two new interactive charts which take the guess work out of identifying the OpenVPX backplane profile for new VPX designs has been announced by Elma Bustronic. Available with either Elma’s 3U or 6U backplanes, the new VPX resources provide a snapshot of the profiles in an easy-to-read document.