Free micro CANopen libraries for microcontrollers
Embedded Systems Academy (EmSA) and NXP Semiconductors have announced the integration of the free-to-use EmSA Micro CANopen libraries into the NXP MCUXpresso Software Development Kit (SDK) for developing with NXP’s microcontrollers (MCU) and crossovers based on Arm Cortex-M.
MCU brings flexibility to motion control engine
Infineon Technologies is releasing the new IMC300 motor controller series. It combines the iMOTION Motion Control Engine (MCE) with an additional microcontroller based on the Arm Cortex-M0 core. IMC300 complements the IMC100 series and aims at variable speed drives that require very high application flexibility.
Multiprotocol SoC supports direction finding
A multiprotocol SoC (System on Chip) nRF52833 from Nordic Semiconductor is now available at distributor Rutronik UK.
Win a Microchip SAM D20 Xplained Pro Evaluation Kit
The SAM D20 Xplained Pro evaluation kit is a hardware platform to evaluate the ATSAMD20J18A microcontroller. The SAM D20 Xplained Pro evaluation kit is suitable for evaluation and prototyping with the SAM D20 Cortex-M0+ processor-based microcontrollers that are suitable for a wide range of home automation, consumer, metering, and industrial applications.
embedded world: Maxim unveils secure IoT microcontroller
At embedded world 2020, Maxim Integrated introduced a secure Arm Cortex-M4 microcontroller with built-in physically unclonable function (PUF) technology for financial- and government-grade security.
MCU family moves software tasks to hardware
In microcontroller (MCU) based system design, software is often the bottleneck for both time to market and system performance. By offloading many software tasks to hardware, Microchip Technology’s next generation PIC18-Q43 family helps developers bring higher performing solutions to market faster.
Crossover Microcontroller offers advanced security
NXP Semiconductors has announced market availability of the i.MX RT600 crossover microcontroller (MCU) family, a solution for ultra-low power, secure edge applications including audio, voice and machine learning. The i.MX RT600 crossover MCU provides optimal balance in power, performance, and memory.
Efficiency for smart devices with new MCUs
STMicroelectronics’ latest STM32H7A3, STM32H7B3, and STM32H7B0 Value Line microcontrollers (MCUs) combine 280MHz Arm Cortex-M7 core performance, high memory density, and power savings for future generations of smart objects.
Ultra-low-power SoC targets audio applications
An ultra-low-power audio processing system-on-chip (SoC) from ON Semiconductor designed to provide recording and playback, with high-resolution 32-bit and 192kHz audio processing capability is available at Mouser Electronics.
Servo drive reference model to launch at embedded word 2020
Toshiba Electronics has announced that it will launch its modular Servo Drive Reference Model (RM) Multi-Channel Motor Control reference platform at this year’s Embedded World exhibition under the banner of 'The Journey of Motor Control'.