FYI: Today, 21 SEP 2009, Arrow Electronics and Altera Corporation announced the BeMicro evaluation board for carrying out proof-of-concept tests of using soft-core processors in embedded, FPGA (Field Programmable Gate Array)-based designs.
Replay available now: A handful of emerging network technologies are competing to be the preferred wide-area connection for the Internet of Things. All claim lower costs and power use than cellular but none have wide deployment yet. Listen in as proponents of leading contenders make their case to be the metro or national IoT network of the future. Rick Merritt, EE Times Silicon Valley Bureau Chief, moderators this discussion. Join in and ask his guests questions.