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'.
MCU optimised for processing to improve performance
C2000 32-bit microcontrollers from Texas Instruments are optimised for processing, sensing, and actuation to improve closed-loop performance in real-time control applications such as industrial motor drives; solar inverters and digital power; electrical vehicles and transportation; motor control; and sensing and signal processing.
SoC includes radio support for Bluetooth 5.1 capabilities
The nRF52833 multiprotocol system-on-chip (SoC) from Nordic Semiconductor is in stock at Mouser Electronics. Featuring Bluetooth 5.1 direction finding capabilities and an expanded temperature range, the nRF52833 is ideal for professional lighting, asset tracking, and smart home applications.
Win a Microchip MCP3564 ADC Evaluation Board for PIC32 MCUs
The MCP3564 ADC Evaluation Board for PIC32 MCUs (ADM00583) provides the ability to evaluate the performance of the MCP3564. Providing a development platform for 32-bit PIC device-based applications, using existing 100-pin PIC microcontroller Plug-in Module (PIM) systems that are compatible with the Explorer 16 and other high-pin count PIC32 device-based demo boards.
TriCore and Aurix MCU support added to software library
From version 2.6.0 onwards, EC-LIB, the secure library of electronic mathematical functions for microcontrollers, now facilitates the software development for microcontrollers of the TriCore- / Aurix-family from Infineon. To do so, Eclipseina has combined established C-software functions with the ones that have been optimised for this group of microcontrollers.
Multiprotocol 2.4GHz wireless MCU with integrated power amplifier
The CC2652P device from Texas Instruments is a multiprotocol 2.4 GHz wireless microcontroller (MCU) targeting Thread, Zigbee, Bluetooth 5 Low Energy, IEEE 802.15.4g, IPv6-enabled smart objects (6LoWPAN), proprietary systems, including the SimpleLink TI 15.4-Stack (2.4GHz), and concurrent multiprotocol through a Dynamic Multiprotocol Manager (DMM) driver.
Powerful new features added to software framework
STMicroelectronics has added new features to the TouchGFX software framework for STM32 MCUs, streamlining creation of attention-grabbing user interfaces for domestic appliances, home automation, industrial controls, medical devices, and wearables. The latest version introduces TouchGFX Generator to make setting up a project and configuring related peripherals easier than ever.
A deeper look at the C2000 MCU
This application report from Texas Instruments is intended to provide a deeper look into the components that differentiate the C2000 Microcontroller Unit (MCU) as it pertains to Real-Time Control Systems. The focus is on features that Texas Instruments (TI) believes have measurable impact to overall system performance as well as increased bandwidth to the MCU.
Surface mount accelerometers provide enhanced performance
Silicon Designs has announced the global market launch of its Model 1522 series, an industry-exclusive family of enhanced temperature performance, low cost, general purpose analog surface mount accelerometers. Units are now in active production and are available for immediate customer shipment.
High-performance multi-band wireless MCU
The CC1352R device from Texas Instruments is a multiprotocol and multi-band Sub-1 GHz and 2.4-GHz wireless microcontroller (MCU) targeting Thread, Zigbee , Bluetooth 5 Low Energy, IEEE 802.15.4g, IPv6-enabled smart objects (6LoWPAN), proprietary systems, including the SimpleLink TI 15.4-Stack (Sub-1 GHz and 2.4 GHz).