Xilinx Provides Design Platform for Scalable Storage

At the Flash Memory Summit earlier this month in Santa Clara, CA, leading FPGA vendor Xilinx rolled out the Xilinx NVMe-over-Fabrics reference design. It provides designers a flexible platform to enable scalable storage solutions and integrate custom acceleration functions into … Continue reading


Kintex Ultrascale FPGA-Based Cards Target Radar, Comms


Pentek has ntroduced the newest member of the Jade family of high-performance data converter XMC modules based on the Xilinx Kintex Ultrascale FPGA. The Model 71141 is a 6.4 GHz dual channel analog-to-digital and digital-to-analog converter with programmable DDCs (digital … Continue reading


Cloud Platform Supports BeagleBone Black Dev Kit


Anaren IoT Group has announced the release of version 2.1 of its innovative Anaren Atmosphere online development platform. Atmosphere affords embedded, mobile and cloud developers an exceptionally fast way to create IoT applications with an easy-to-use IoT development environment. The … Continue reading


COM Express Type 10 Mini Board Boasts Wide Temp Range

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Axiomtek has announced its latest COM Express Type 10 Mini Module, the CEM311. The CEM311 is scalable and features Intel Celeron processor N3350 or Intel Pentium processor N4200. Integrated with Intel Gen 9 graphics, and with the support of DX12.0, … Continue reading


Don’t Miss Our Bonus Newsletter: FPGA Technologies


As you know, Circuit Cellar’s newsletter covers four key themes each month. But August is a special month with a 5th Tuesday! As result, tomorrow coming to your inbox with be a special bonus newsletter theme: FPGA Technologies. In tomorrow’s … Continue reading


Time-Oriented Task Manager

A graphic representation of a time-oriented task manager and its tasks

…for 8-bit PIC Microcontrollers For many new embedded applications, an 8-bit MCU is just right. Pedro shows how to build a time-oriented task manager using Microchip’s PIC 16F628A 8-bit microcontroller. By Pedro Bertoleti Microcontrollers are everywhere. From a simple remote … Continue reading


Don’t Wait for IoT Standards

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–Jeff Child, Editor-in-Chief I’ll admit it. When the phrase “Internet-of-Things” started to gain momentum some years ago, I was pretty dismissive of it. In the world of embedded systems technology that I’ve been covering for decades, the idea of network-connected … Continue reading


Sensor-Based IoT Development Platform With Bluetooth

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Fujitsu Components America’s BlueBrain development platform for high-performance IoT applications is now available with a development breakout board and interface board. It enables designers to easily create a wireless monitoring and data collection system via Bluetooth. The enhanced BlueBrain Sensor-Based … Continue reading


Compact Power Management ICs Boast Low Standby Power

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Maxim Integrated Products.offers a pair of power management ICs (PMICs) aimed at designers of Bluetooth headphones, activity monitors, smart garments, smartwatches, and other size-constrained devices where battery life and efficiency are priorities. The MAX77650 and MAX77651 feature single inductor multiple … Continue reading


ST Deploys Low-Layer Software for All STM32 MCUs


STMicroelectronics has completed the introduction of its free Low-Layer Application Programming Interface (LL API) software to the STM32Cube software packages for all STM32 microcontrollers. The LL APIs enable expert developers to work within the convenient and easy-to-use STMCube environment, and … Continue reading


Don’t Miss Our Newsletter: Embedded Boards


Circuit Cellar’s Embedded Boards themed newsletter is coming to your inbox tomorrow. In tomorrow’s newsletter you’ll get news about the products and technologies trends in the board-level embedded computer market. Embedded boards are a critical building block around which system … Continue reading


MOSFET is Drop-In Replacement for DPAK Footprint

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Infineon Technologies is expanding its recently launched CoolMOS P7 superjunction power MOSFET family with a SOT-223 package. The device has been developed as a one-to-one drop-in replacement for DPAK. It is fully compatible with a typical DPAK footprint. The combination … Continue reading


Breaking a Password with Power Analysis Attacks

Breaking a Password with Power Analysis Attacks

In his previous column, Colin showed how timing attacks could be used to break a password check. This article brings out a more advanced type of attack called a power analysis attack, which exploits small leaks about internal states of … Continue reading


Keysight and Sequans Team for IoT Deployment Test Offering


Keysight Technologies has announced an agreement with Sequans Communications whereby Keysight will use Sequans’ Monarch LTE for IoT chip platform to provide support for NB-IoT and LTE-M customers using Keysight’s E7515A UXM wireless test set (shown). The integration assures customers … Continue reading


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