Test tool suite targets scan Product News 10/18/2001 Post a comment Asset InterTech has unveiled Scanworks-EL, a test development system for those new to boundary scan. The boundary-scan test and in-system programming environment is said to maintain many of the diagnostic capabilities of the ScanWorks Test Development Station, using the same hardware access module, the PCI-100.
Windows fit for real-time Product News 10/11/2001 Post a comment Data Translation Inc.'s RTX driver and library function for the DT300 and DT3010 Series PCI data acquisition boards enable developers to extend the Windows platform as a high-performance real-time operating system.
Supply offers 25 outputs Product News 10/11/2001 Post a comment HiTek Power has added a 1-to-1.6 kilowatt model to its HiFlex series of configurable modular ac/dc power systems that can be quickly assembled from an essentially off-the-shelf design, thus eliminating the engineering costs and long lead-times associated with custom power supplies.
Stanford Research spins signal analyzer Product News 10/11/2001 Post a comment The SR785 FFT analyzer from Stanford Research Systems is suitable for applications involving modal analysis, machine diagnostics, vibration testing, control systems design and acoustic measurements.
TI's 16-bit flash MCUs eye utility meters Product News 10/4/2001 Post a comment Texas Instruments Inc. has added two models to its MSP430 line of low-power, 16-bit flash microcontrollers (MCUs) for cost-sensitive, battery-powered measurement applications such as utility meters, intelligent sensing and portable instrumentation.
In conjunction with unveiling of EE Times’ Silicon 60 list, journalist & Silicon 60 researcher Peter Clarke hosts a conversation on startups in the electronics industry. One of Silicon Valley's great contributions to the world has been the demonstration of how the application of entrepreneurship and venture capital to electronics and semiconductor hardware can create wealth with developments in semiconductors, displays, design automation, MEMS and across the breadth of hardware developments. But in recent years concerns have been raised that traditional venture capital has turned its back on hardware-related startups in favor of software and Internet applications and services. Panelists from incubators join Peter Clarke in debate.