Choosing the Right Bus to Supplement VME Design How-To 5/8/2000 Post a comment VME dominates high-performance, embedded system bus, but designers have a wide choice in alternative bus architectures for high performance embedded systems. SKY Computers' Steve Paavola discusses the strengths and weaknesses of primary buses and secondary interconnects.
Drones are, in essence, flying autonomous vehicles. Pros and cons surrounding drones today might well foreshadow the debate over the development of self-driving cars. In the context of a strongly regulated aviation industry, "self-flying" drones pose a fresh challenge. How safe is it to fly drones in different environments? Should drones be required for visual line of sight – as are piloted airplanes? Join EE Times' Junko Yoshida as she moderates a panel of drone experts.