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March 2007

Executive Interview

RTC Interviews Christian Jebsen, CEO, VMETRO

RTC: Having followed VMetro for many years, in the past it was primarily a supplier of bus analyzers, first for VME, then cPCI and on to other buses. Your company has now branched out oRead More...

Industry Insider

Industry Insider

CP-TA Releases Interoperability Compliance Document and Test Procedure Manual for ATCA The Communications Platforms Trade Association (CP-TA), an association of communications platRead More...

Industry Insight

M2M Applications Challenge Design Security

As machine-to-machine communication brings more and more applications onto the Internet, it is imperative to ensure the security of both the applications and the data transferred by theRead More...

Device Networking Enables M2M Technology

The proliferation of machine-to-machine technology, coupled with advances in device networking, has increased exponentially over the last few years due largely to the benefits of real-tRead More...

Software & Development Tools

The Good, the Bad and the Ugly of Windows Vista for Embedded Engineers

In general, Windows Vista boasts a lot of fancy new features targeted at the home user and, frankly, a lot of “user experience” features aimed to directly compete with the MRead More...

Designing Scenarios with New File-Based Write Filter

Windows XP Embedded Service Pack 2 Feature Pack 2007 shipped with a new embedded enabling feature (EEF) called file-based write filter (FBWF). FBWF provides the necessary write filterinRead More...

Solutions Engineering

Optimize Motion Control by Matching Motor Types to Applications

The three motor types commonly used in positioning control systems are the step motor, the DC brush motor and the brushless DC (permanent magnet) motor, also called a synchronous AC motRead More...

Digital Motion Controllers Provide Precise Motion in a Wide Range of Applications

The world is in motion. A robot transporting delicate silicon wafers during semiconductor processing, a large telescope automatically tracking star position, an automatic sewing arm thaRead More...

Motion Control and Mixed-Signal FPGAs

Recent advances in electronic component performance and integration at a lower price point have spurred the proliferation of electronic control units. Crossing many technologies and appRead More...

Technology in Context

Right-Sizing FPGA Mezzanines Expands Application Space

Field-programmable gate arrays provide the equivalent of custom hardware but require less development and at a significantly lower cost. Manufacturers of FPGA-based modules have thus leRead More...

XMC Delivers a Future-Proof Mezzanine Standard

Mezzanine cards have played an essential role in real-time embedded systems since the earliest days of SBCs and standard backplanes. They offer a wealth of specialized signal interfacesRead More...