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IAR Systems and Secure Thingz break new ground for IoT security with the launch of Embedded Trust and C-Trust

Uppsala, Sweden and Cambridge, UK—February 13, 2019—IAR Systems®, the future-proof supplier of software tools and services for embedded development, and Secure Thingz, a global domain expert in device security, embedded systems, and lifecycle management, announce that the security environment Embedded Trust™ is available for implementation in designs through the industry-leading embedded development toolchain IAR Embedded Workbench. The integration enables designers to include security development as part of their day-to-day development workflow.

In the embedded industry, security has become the main concern. With the growth of IoT, the ability to ensure the protection of intellectual property and data … Read More → "IAR Systems and Secure Thingz break new ground for IoT security with the launch of Embedded Trust and C-Trust"

First High-Bandwidth 3U OpenVPX FPGA Board Augments Growing 100Gb COTS EcoSystem

Annapolis, MD (February 13, 2019) – Annapolis Micro Systems, a leading FPGA board and systems supplier, is now shipping its first 3U OpenVPX COTS FPGA board with 100GbE capability. The WILDSTAR 3XBM 3U OpenVPX FPGA Processor’s superior bandwidth and speed is designed to address the most challenging real-time data digitization, processing, and storage applications.

The 3U board’s … Read More → "First High-Bandwidth 3U OpenVPX FPGA Board Augments Growing 100Gb COTS EcoSystem"

aicas and Klika Tech to Demonstrate Effective Realtime Voice-First Functionality at Embedded World

NUREMBERG, Germany – February 15, 2019 – IIoT innovators aicas and Klika Tech during Embedded World 2019 will showcase their collaborative integration of Alexa Auto as a new standard for connecting drivers through voice recognition and real-time information from the vehicle and the world around them.

The companies will introduce the seamless integration of aicas’ JamaicaCAR Framework and Amazon Alexa Auto as a demonstration for the auto industry of advanced voice recognition technology providing a safe and reliable experience. The platform was developed for OEMs as the automotive industry transitions to integrating voice-based services to improve customers’ overall … Read More → "aicas and Klika Tech to Demonstrate Effective Realtime Voice-First Functionality at Embedded World"

element14 Community Launches Project14 Home Automation Challenge

Chicago, February 14, 2019: element14.com, the online community for engineers, has announced its latest Project14 design contest, themed around ‘Home Automation’. Members of the online community will have the opportunity to create a project that enhances their living space using tech-based solutions such as machine learning, artificial intelligence and automated comfort control.

A monthly design competition open to makers and engineers … Read More → "element14 Community Launches Project14 Home Automation Challenge"

Field-deployable Development Kit features NVIDIA Jetson™ TX2 processor and six high-speed sensor inputs

Rochester, NY – Feb. 14, 2019 – D3 Engineering, an NVIDIA Jetson™ Preferred Partner, announces availability of its DesignCore® NVIDIA Jetson RSP-TX2 Development Kit for rapid development of autonomous and deep learning applications.

The kit features an NVIDIA Jetson TX2 processor and six high-speed SerDes inputs (FPD-Link™ III or GMSL2) for vision and spatial sensors.

The kit has Wi-Fi®, Bluetooth®, Gigabit Ethernet, and USB 3.0 interfaces for control and data offload. It supports two independent HDMI displays. SSD and eSATA expansion enable hours of raw data storage.

The rugged aluminum … Read More → "Field-deployable Development Kit features NVIDIA Jetson™ TX2 processor and six high-speed sensor inputs"

Renesas Electronics Implements KNX Protocol Over G3-PLC to Simplify Building Automation Network Extension for Smart Buildings

TOKYO, Japan, February 14, 2019 – Renesas Electronics Corporation (TSE:6723), a premier supplier of advanced semiconductor solutions, today announced it has implemented KNX protocol on its G3-PLC™ powerline communication (PLC) solution. Based on the Powerline Modem Solution, Renesas will demonstrate a proof of concept at embedded world, February 26-28, 2019 in Nuremberg, Germany, Booth 1-310 (Hall 1), to illustrate how to implement … Read More → "Renesas Electronics Implements KNX Protocol Over G3-PLC to Simplify Building Automation Network Extension for Smart Buildings"

Imec Reports Two Record-Breaking Ringamp ADCs for 5G Base Stations and Mobile Handsets

San Francisco (USA), FEB 18, 2019 — This week, at the 2019 International Solid-State Circuits Conference (ISSCC2019), imec, a world-leading research and innovation hub in nanoelectronics and digital technologies, presents a compact, highly linear 3.2 giga-sample-per-second (GSps) RF-sampling ADC that uses ring amplification (ringamp). The ADC has a record low power consumption of 61.3mW and supports multiband operation and massive MIMO implementation – two key features of future 5G base stations. A second power-efficient ringamp-based ADC – reconfigurable between 6 and 600Msps – was developed for mobile handsets.

Key performance merits of … Read More → "Imec Reports Two Record-Breaking Ringamp ADCs for 5G Base Stations and Mobile Handsets"

Bosch Sensortec launches ideation community to foster and accelerate innovative IoT applications

Leverages growing developer networks to speed-up time to market of innovative IoT applications, from smart home to smart clothes

MEMS sensors forum for discussing solutions, sharing ideas and interacting with experts

Comprehensive knowledge base providing guidance on applying sensing solutions from Bosch Sensortec

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Integrated Automotive Ethernet Solution Powered by the Marvell 88Q5050 Ethernet Switch and ESCRYPT Firewall and Intrusion Detection System

Santa Clara, U.S. and Bochum, Germany; February 18, 2019 –ESCRYPT and Marvell®, a leader in infrastructure semiconductor solutions, are offering a joint solution to secure Ethernet-based in-vehicle communication. The Marvell 88Q5050 automotive secure switch integrates ESCRYPT‘s CycurGATE firewall and intrusion detection system to provide an enhanced level of end-to-end security to the automotive customers.

The Marvell 88Q5050 is an automotive Ethernet Gigabit switch with cutting-edge security features to prevent malicious attacks or compromises to the data streamed in the vehicle. This advanced switch employs deep packet inspection (DPI) techniques and Trusted Boot functionality to deliver extraordinary security … Read More → "Integrated Automotive Ethernet Solution Powered by the Marvell 88Q5050 Ethernet Switch and ESCRYPT Firewall and Intrusion Detection System"

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