Technology Spotlights Filtered by - Embedded Solutions

New Electronics strives to bring you all the latest technology news from the Embedded Solutions sector. Advances in electronics are often fast-paced and innovative, so we know that as a design engineer you want to be kept up-to-date with current developments.

Below is a comprehensive list of all the latest electronics technology news from New Electronics.

One processor – five form factors!

congatec supports the new low-power Intel® Atom™, Celeron® and Pentium® processors (Codename Apollo Lake) on five different form factors: Thin Mini-ITX motherboards and Pico-ITX single board computers as well as COM Express Compact, Qseven and – this is really new – SMARC 2.0 Computer-on-Modules.

Now available from RDS - Ultra-compact AAEON BOXER 6403

AAEON supply a large range of industrial computer systems for Automation, Robotics and the IoT. The latest in the range is the ultra-compact BOXER 6403. The unit is small (166 x 107 x 30mm) but is packed with 4 x Gigabit Lan ports, 2 x HDMI ports, and a J1900 or N2807 processor. The 6403 will operate from -20 ºc to 60ºc (wider temperature range units are available), can use solid state storage (CFast) or 2.5” drives (6403M) and with its tough metal casing is designed to last.

Intel Embedded Display platform available with high bright displays up to 15.6in.

andersDX is offering its DX86 platform with four display sizes. The 12.1 and 15.6in devices are optically bonded for excellent sunlight readability. The established recipe offers a ready-built chassis integrating TFT display, touch screen and powerful embedded processor, plus access to off-the-shelf Windows and Linux applications and drivers. All this can be provided to mount onto a metal mounting plate.

Transcend’s SLC SSD Solutions for Industrial and Embedded Applications

Transcend Information, Inc. (Transcend ),a leading manufacturer of industrial-grade products, has recently introduced a full SSD lineup with the top quality SLC NAND flash embedded for industrial applications. The new generation SLC SSD lineup includes 2.5” SSD, half-slim SSD, mSATA SSD and M.2 SSD to accommodate multiple platforms on the market.

UI Builder Ported to Raspberry Pi for Faster Prototyping

“Embedded developers face project headaches when the user interface is the last consideration in the design process. The latest iteration of SnapUI, ByteSnap Design’s user interface framework, brings high performance to UI prototyping with the emphasis on CPU embedded chipsets. Now supporting Raspberry Pi, SnapUI is more proficient than ever.”


How much processing power can you squeeze into 8 Grams and 36 x 40mm? How about a IMX7 single or dual core processor with 4GB eMMC on board storage, 2GB of DDR3 RAM supporting both Android and Linux, Gigabit and wireless Ethernet, Bluetooth and a host of other IO options. The New PICO-IMX7-eMMC from TechNexion is the ultimate for low power, size and performance.

Full HD PCI Express Mini Video Capture Card from RDS

The DarkCrystal HD Capture Mini-PCIe solution is a PCI Express mini video capture card based on H.264 hardware compression delivering high definition recording and low CPU consumption. The addition of an adaptor daughter board, capturing and receiving of additional HDMI or VGA input sources provides greater flexibility for monitoring, archiving or analysing HD video content. Call RDS on 01959 563 345 for more details.

Transcend’s Industrial-Grade SuperMLC microSD Memory Cards Balances Performance, Endurance and Price

Transcend Information, Inc. (Transcend ), a leading manufacturer of industrial-grade products, is proud to announce the release of the industrial-grade SuperMLC UHS-I Speed Class 1 (U1) microSD cards. Between SLC and MLC NAND flash, Transcend’s exclusive SuperMLC technology features a cost-effective solution yet with nearly equivalent performance to SLC NAND flash. These newly-released SuperMLC microSD cards boast high-performance, exceptional endurance and wide temperature tolerance (-40°C to 85°C) at affordable prices, ideal for industrial applications such as medical devices, surveillance systems and POS terminals.

Artesyn’s MaxCore Platform: Innovative PCIe Microserver

The Artesyn MaxCore™ platform offers a versatile and dense architecture to achieve maximum compute and media processing density. You can use Artesyn microserver cards and PCI Express acceleration cards and standard 3rd party PCIe cards to build a platform for SDN/NFV, virtualized multiscreen video, OTT, WebRTC, VoLTE, and other high performance networked computing applications. Industrial applications include semiconductor manufacturing, while military and aerospace applications include radar and sonar.

The genius of Genie: empowering embedded design

The use of traditional desktop PC hardware in embedded applications is widespread. The Ginsbury Genie is a configurable, easy-to-use embedded computing platform that provides full PC compatibility and offers a cost-effective hardware solution for systems that use a Windows desktop O/S and application code. Designed, developed and manufactured in the UK, the Ginsbury Genie is available with comprehensive technical support from Ginsbury Electronics, a Solid State company.

Free ThreadX Trial—Most Popular Commercial-Grade RTOS

Download your free trial and start writing sample code in minutes. See how the RTOS manages execution with a view of our intuitive, documented code. With more than 2 billion units deployed, ThreadX from Express Logic is the industry’s most popular commercial-grade RTOS—and is pre-certified for safety-critical applications. ThreadX runs on all popular processors and tools. Choose yours!

Transcend Advanced Functions

Why choose Transcend ? Besides our guaranteed quality, our fixed BOM or customisation solutions, Transcend also have a range of advanced functions which help enhance our very strong product range. Find out more about our SSD Scope Pro, DEVSLP, SuperMLC, Advanced Encryption (AES) and Intelligent Power Shield (IPS).

Production-ready IoT Gateway board with multiple radios

SparkGate-7 is a complete solution for IoT and M2M applications – an open IoT gateway combining Cloud connection via a cellular modem, plus Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, Ethernet and RS-485, with a 6LoWPAN IEEE 802.15.4 radio module supporting Thread and Zigbee connectivity. SparkGate-7 is based on a powerful ARM Cortex-A5 processor running Yocto Linux, yet offers a low-cost, low-power production-ready solution.

Transcend Exclusive SuperMLC Technology

Between Single-Level Cell (SLC) and Multi-Level Cell (MLC) NAND flash, Transcend has successfully developed SuperMLC technology by reprogramming the two bits per cell of MLC into one bit per cell to greatly boost its performance and endurance, especially in small capacity SSD. The sequential write speed can reach up to 4 times faster than MLC flash chips and provides up to 30,000 times of P/E cycles.

RENESAS SYNERGY - A complete and qualified platform that accelerates embedded development, inspiring innovation and enabling differentiation.

To bring complex system designs to market fast, there is only one solution: A comprehensive, integrated platform. The problem is most solutions aren't truly complete, fully qualified or supported. And they don't necessarily let you bypass tedious infrastructure coding. Fortunately, all that just changed. The IoT is set to revolutionize the embedded market. To help engineers develop the products that will drive the IoT, Renesas, the global leader in embedded microcontrollers, has created the Renesas Synergy™ Platform, a complete and qualified platform that accelerates embedded development, inspiring innovation and enabling differentiation.

The annual Hitex ARM Conference returns for 2015 with a focus on tackling complexity plus safety, security and the latest developments for Cortex-M7.

The agenda for the 2015 Hitex ARM Conference is as full and informative as ever. With a total of 13 speakers (3 of which are keynotes) delegates will be kept engaged for the duration of the day. The line up reads like a "who's who" list for the embedded industry: with new announcements across the board, industry insight and knowledge sharing driving the content of all speaker slots, attendees can be sure that they will be spoilt for choice between the two streams.

RX MCU Platform – One Core, Countless Solutions

The RX 32-bit microcontrollers offer unrivalled scalability from 32 MHz to 240 MHz; from 8KB to 4MB zero wait flash memory; peripheral function, development environment and pin compatibility is maintained throughout, making it easier to develop. Latest platform evolution includes the high-performance 240MHz RX71M with enhanced connectivity and security functions. Learn more!

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