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Microchip’s MPLAB Mindi increases speed of simulation for Spice and Simplis

Claiming to reduce risk and time to market, Microchip has updated its MPLAB Mindi analogue simulator to include over 300 device models and schematics.
MPLAB Mindi supports digitally enhanced power analogue (DEPA) controllers, linear regulators, MOSFET drivers and LED drivers. According to Microchip, it enables more accurate and faster simulation including […]

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Update to vADASdeveloper visualises sensor data, says Vector

The latest version of the vADASdeveloper, version 2.5 supports developers of multi-sensor applications for ADAS and automated driving. Graphical configuration of object information allows the tool to quickly and easily visualises sensor data, says Vector. Display windows can be used to integrate reference lidar systems to simplify the interpretation of […]

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IAR Systems updates Embedded Workbench for Renesas RL78 MCUs

IAR Systems has released IAR Embedded Workbench for RL78. The latest C/C++ compiler and debugger toolchain for Renesas RL78 microcontrollers (MCUs), Version 3.10, adds new debugging capabilities and an updated integrated development environment (IDE) with enhancements to window management and docking, customisable toolbars, and new tutorials. All these new additions […]

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Suite of video encoder/decoder modules from VadaTech meet video intensive needs

Integrated system and embedded board manufacturer, VadaTech, offers video encoder/decoder advanced mezzanine cards (AMCs), comprising the AMC347, AMC350, AMC351 and AMC352. 
The AMC347 performs H.264 encoding of RGsB video input, providing the encoded data stream to a host over PCIe. The AMC347 provides additional functionality of converting a DisplayPort (DP) input to […]

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Xilinx integrates RF signal chain in Zynq UltraScale+ RFSoC family

Programmable semiconductor supplier, Xilinx, is delivering its Zynq UltraScale+ RFSoC family. According to Xilinx, this is a breakthrough architecture integrating the RF signal chain into an SoC for 5G wireless, cable Remote-PHY, and radar.
Silicon samples are already shipping to multiple customers confirming the early access program for the Zynq UltraScale+ […]

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Microsemi releases RTG4 high-speed, rad FPGAs for flight systems

Microsemi believes it offers the only ceramic quad flat pack (CQFP) package available for high-speed radiation-tolerant FPGAs in its class. Engineering samples of the RTG4 high-speed signal processing FPGA are available now.
The CQ352 package conforms to the CQFP industry standard for space applications. It features 352 pins to enable a […]

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u‑blox launches Bluetooth 5 module, NINA-B3, for smart cities

Wireless and positioning module and chip specialisit, u‑blox, has introduced a full Bluetooth 5-compliant NINA-B3 wireless microcontroller module.
Featuring Bluetooth low energy, long range connectivity, high data transfer rates and supporting Bluetooth mesh and 802.15.4, NINA‑B3 caters to applications in smart buildings, smart cities, and the Industry 4.0, including smart lighting […]

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XJTAG increases speed of electronics test development

Boundary scan technology supplier, XJTAG, has announced a major update to its XJDeveloper software.

XJTAG v3.6 includes several new productivity and automation-focused enhancements, allowing engineers to set up tests for even the most complex boards in significantly less time, claims XJTAG.

According to Simon Payne, CEO: “XJTAG has been able to improve […]

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Slim, fanless EPC-S101 SBC manages remote devices

Embedded computing provider, Advantech, has released its latest thin bare-bone fanless system EPC-S101 with Intel Celeron N3160/N3060 or Intel Atom x5-E8000 processor.
It is designed with Advantech’s 3.5-inch PCM-9310 single board computer (SBC), the EPC-S101 provides I/O ports and Advantech IoT software WISE-PaaS/RMM implementation for remote devices management, and flexible mounting […]

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Tasking Embedded Profiler optimises applications running on Infineon Aurix

Software developers can now use the performance potential of Infineon Aurix devices, says Altium, as it launches the Tasking Embedded Profiler for TriCore.
Traditionally, profiling is associated with measuring execution times of functions. The Embedded Profiler has been developed jointly with Infineon and incorporates expert-level knowledge about the Aurix internal architecture […]

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