Be sure to read “Embedded cyber-risks ” from Jack Ganssle, in which he ponders the impact of a dismayingly ill-informed and naïve report on cyber-security that the U.S. Department of Homeland Security presented before Congress.
In Part 1 in this four part series, the authors of “Rapid System Prototyping with FPGAs,” provide an overview of FPGA processor core types – firm, hard and soft – and the pros and cons that need to be evaluated in the context of an embedded system's requirements.
In this chapter from his book “The Software IP Detective's Handbook,” Bob Zeidman describes some of the concepts behind the new field of software forensics, and how they can be used to safeguard the unique and proprietary Intellectual Property incorporated into your design.
How the use of PCIe, intelligent DMA and a real-time analog-to-digital front end as well as an efficient API messaging structure resulted in a data recorder capable of sustained data to disk rates of 2 GB/sec and higher.
Here is a technique that optimizes the use of Energy Efficient Ethernet in bundled links that improves responsiveness, and minimizes frame delay and loss. It can also be implemented by each link endpoint independently for easy deployment.
GE Intelligent Platforms has announced the daq8580 rugged streaming network appliance, a complete, standalone, application-ready solution that, according to the company, delivers flexibility, high performance and excellent cost-effectiveness.
The 3U OpenVPX-REDI GFG500 Gigabit Ethernet Video Processor and the 3U OpenVPX-REDI MCP500 Processor from GE Intelligent Platforms are targeted for video and network processing applications deployed in harsh environments.
Software for the Anritsu MS269xA and MS2830A series signal analyzers, as well as the MG3700A vector signal generator to create single-instrument solutions that support the IEEE802.11n/p/a/b/g/j wireless LAN (WLAN) standards.
Tektronix Inc.is providing a Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL) compliance test solution that works with its DPO/DSA/MSO70000 series oscilloscopes to enable seamless testing and analysis from the MHL PHY layer to the link layer and back.
Building upon the AR1000 Analog Resistive Touch-Screen Controller series, the AR1100 controller is a high-performance, USB plug-and-play device that offers advanced calibration capabilities as a USB mouse or single-input digitizer.