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January 2008

Industry Insider

Industry Insider

Nanowire Battery Holds Ten Times the Charge of Existing Ones Researchers at Stanford University have found a way to use silicon nanowires to reinvent the rechargeable lithium-ion bRead More...

Industry Insight

Doing More with Less (Hardware, That Is)

Take a quick look around; there are likely no fewer than half a dozen electronic devices that all have one thing in common. Three years ago they were probably twice the size or had halfRead More...

Data Acquisition: Harnessing Small Modules with Flexible I/O

Small form-factor data acquisition devices can be thought of as the sharp end of the stick in a system of remotely deployed sensors. Often the reason they are small form-factors (SFF) iRead More...

Data-Oriented Architecture: Loosely Coupling Systems into “Systems of Systems”

Embedded systems are no longer self-contained boxes of electronics and firmware. Many of them now have to interact with the rest of the world. They have to cooperate with each other, anRead More...

News, Views & Comment

Embedded Computer Business on Fast Track Despite Economic Forecasts

Market Performance Happy New Year. Now that we’ve rounded the beginning of the New Year, it’s time to begin to put the preceding 12 months in perspective. Overall, fromRead More...

Solutions Engineering

The Best Network Seems Like No Network

With so many bandwidth-intensive applications in use that reach across networks—both local and wide-area—the only downside to upgrades has been cost. Speed and bandwidth avaRead More...

System Integration

Enabling the Use of FPGAs with Optimized IP

The benefits of an FPGA are clear: they can deliver a significant performance boost for applications that benefit from parallelism, or dramatic cost savings through consolidation of theRead More...

Software Developers Empowered by the FPGA Revolution

“Programmable” hardware lets the “software design” drive and automate aspects of “hardware design.” Think of an FPGA chip as “liquid silicon&rdRead More...

Technology in Context

COM Express – A Living Standard for Modular Solutions

There are few embedded computing technology people these days who have not heard the words COM Express mentioned at least once when discussing what platform to develop around for the neRead More...