Advertisement
Computing
Subscribe to Computing
View Sample

FREE Email Newsletter

HMI Touchscreen Displays Tout Reliability and Fit a Variety of Operational Needs

February 14, 2012 6:30 am | Product Releases | Comments

Kessler-Ellis Products (KEP) announced a line of HMI Operator Interfaces, the KEP MMI Series. This line offers a variety of full-featured graphic touchscreen display panel sizes that are designed to fit a variety of operational needs and is positioned as

VTT Converter Rivals Traditional DDR Power Solutions

February 14, 2012 6:14 am | Product Releases | Comments

Enpirion announced a new member of its power IC portfolio targeted at DDR memory termination power. The Enpirion EV1320 is a 2-A sink/source DDR termination converter that offers a peak efficiency of

Silicon ESD Devices Are Asserted to Offer the Lowest Capacitance for High-Data-Rate Apps

February 13, 2012 11:25 am | Product Releases | Comments

TE Circuit Protection announced a family of eight new single-channel and multi-channel silicon ESD (SESD) protection devices offering what it asserts are the lowest capacitance

Advertisement

Wireless Healthcare Opportunities and Challenges

February 10, 2012 5:28 am | by Iboun Taimiya Sylla, Texas Instruments, www.ti.com | Articles | Comments

Healthcare costs are representing an increasing percentage of gross domestic product (GDP) for many countries, and it’s growing. This rising trend has created an urgent need for many countries to put in place an innovative and cost-effective method for delivering healthcare. With several technological advances achieved in recent years within the wireless industry, healthcare providers are more inclined to integrate wireless healthcare as part of the global healthcare system.

Mini-ITX Motherboard Features New Ultra Low Power Intel Atom Processors

February 8, 2012 11:38 am | Product Releases | Comments

Advantech introduced its first ultra low power industrial mini-ITX motherboard featuring the latest Intel Atom N2600, N2800 and D2700 dual core processors with integrated graphics (GMA 640/400 MHz) and Memory Controller Hub (GMCH) on a single chip.

SMPS Controller IC Enables Ultra-low Standby Power at No Loads and Enables EuP Lot 6 Compliance

February 8, 2012 10:21 am | Product Releases | Comments

NXP Semiconductors N.V. unveiled the GreenChip SPR TEA1716 switched-mode power supply (SMPS) controller IC. Designed for use in 90-W to 500-W power supplies, the smart power resonant (SPR) TEA1716 combines

Five Questions with Don Shin of Freescale Semiconductor

February 8, 2012 8:47 am | Podcasts | Comments

In this edition of Five Questions with Chris Warner, it's all about the data center. Don Shin of Freescale Semiconductor is my guest, and we’ll discuss the newest additions to the company’s QorIQ AMP Series of embedded multicore processors. The five questions cover the products’ performance characteristics as well as how they address power efficiency for the overall system. 

Embedded Multicore Processor Family for Datacenters Touts Highest CoreMark Score and Adds New Series

February 8, 2012 8:31 am | Product Releases | Comments

Freescale Semiconductor has added to its QorIQ Advanced Multiprocessing (AMP) of embedded multicore processors. Featuring 24 virtual cores and based on Freescale’s dual threaded e6500 Power Architecture core, the

Advertisement

Digital PWM Controllers Tout Small Footprint, High Efficiency

February 7, 2012 10:52 am | International Rectifier | Product Releases | Comments

International Rectifier introduced its a family of CHiL digital PWM controllers that is said to dramaticall shrinks footprint and improve efficiency in a variety of mid-range to high-end and extreme server, desktop, and computing applications. The six new devices meet

MOSFETs Support High Efficiency, Power Density and Low RDS(on) in SMPSs

February 7, 2012 7:01 am | Product Releases | Comments

Infineon Technologies introduced its new OptiMOS 40-V and 60-V power MOSFET families. These devices are optimized for synchronous rectification in Switched Mode Power Supplies (SMPS) such as

Low Voltage MOSFETs Promise Reduced Size, High Efficiency for Synchronous Rectification in SMPSs

February 7, 2012 5:30 am | Product Releases | Comments

Toshiba America Electronic Components, Inc. announced a new family of ultra-high-efficiency, high-speed MOSFETs that are asserted to deliver significant improvements in trade-off characteristics between low on resistance (RDS(ON)) and low input capacitance

SoC Enables Measurement and Diagnostics for High-Power Monitoring in Industrial App and Data Centers

February 7, 2012 4:57 am | Product Releases | Comments

Maxim Integrated Products introduced the 78M6631, a Teridian 3-phase power measurement system-on-chip (SoC) that embeds power monitoring into high-load applications. This fully self-contained and customizable energy measurement system offers

ON Semiconductor Showcases Products for Reducing Energy Consumption in Standby Mode

February 6, 2012 12:13 pm | On Semiconductor | Product Releases | Comments

ON Semiconductor's latest AC-DC controllers, shunt regulators and Schottky rectifiers will be demonstrated at the industry’s leading power electronics show.

Advertisement

Power-Supply Controller Touts Desirable Efficiency and Power Density Characteristics

February 6, 2012 9:37 am | Stmicroelectronics | Product Releases | Comments

STMicroelectronics’ L6699D controller for LLC resonant voltage converters is believed to be the first of its type to combine anti-capacitive protection, auto-adaptive dead-time and enhanced safe-start operation. These features are

Dynamic Signal Analyzers Feature 625 ksamples-sec Data Rates

February 2, 2012 11:04 am | Product Releases | Comments

VTI Instruments introduced its Sentinel EX Series of “Smart” Dynamic Signal analyzers (DSA). This series features measurement performance of 625 ksamples/sec/channel data rates, true differential inputs with

Oscilloscope Module for 10-Gb-s to 32-Gb-s Designs Touts Residual Jitter Below 50 fs

February 2, 2012 9:48 am | Agilent Technologies | Product Releases | Comments

Agilent Technologies introduced a precision waveform analyzer for engineers involved in design verification and validation of high-speed electrical communications systems and components. With residual jitter below 50 femtoseconds, channel bandwidths to

Miniature Audio Hub Minimizes Power Consumption, Maximizes Volume for Tablets and Smartphones

February 2, 2012 9:19 am | Product Releases | Comments

Wolfson Microelectronics plc has announced the WM1811, the company’s loudest, smallest Audio Hub. This new ultra-low power stereo audio hub is designed to deliver

Touch Control Solution Supplied as Chipset Option

February 2, 2012 5:41 am | Product Releases | Comments

Covering a range of screen sizes from 5" to 82”, Zytronic's Projected Capacitive Technology (PCT) ZXY100 touch controller solution is now available as a discrete chipset in 32, 64, and 128 channel versions.

Five Questions with Sanjay Gajendra of Texas Instruments

February 1, 2012 12:18 pm | Podcasts | Comments

Sanjay Gajendra of Texas Instruments’ High-Speed Interface Products group joins me to discuss signal integrity in high-speed enterprise servers, routers and switches. We’ll also cover signal reach, the ICs’ 6-mW per gigabit power consumption characteristics, and how to

Understanding and Implementing Advanced Backplane Technology Increases Overall Network Performance

February 1, 2012 5:33 am | by RJ McLaren, Pentair Technical Products, Schroff, www.schroff.biz | Articles | Comments

Backplanes are responsible for data traffic and supplying power to individual function boards managing large volumes of data to meet users’ transfer needs. Understanding the design and functionality of a backplane is crucial to maintaining a high-functioning network.

Silicon-Based SDK Speeds Design of Multi-Mode Software-Defined Modems

February 1, 2012 4:42 am | Product Releases | Comments

CEVA announced the availability of a new silicon-based, software development kit (SDK) for runtime software development based on the CEVA-XC323 DSP architecture.

ThreadX RTOS and NetX Duo TCP-IP Stack Enhance Cortex-M4 Performance

February 1, 2012 4:35 am | Stmicroelectronics | Product Releases | Comments

Express Logic announced that it has ported its popular ThreadX RTOS and NetX TCP/IP stack to support a wide range of processors based on ARM’s Cortex-M4.

Panel Mount Indicators Feature 120 VAC LED That Eliminates Need for AC-DC Transformers

January 31, 2012 11:19 am | by Posted by Chris Warner | Articles | Comments

Lumex launched the QuasarBrite family of panel mount indicator LEDs with hundreds of standard technologies and expedited custom capabilities. The family features a 120V-AC LED that eliminates the need for AC to DC transformers, since

COM Express Type 6 Module Features Low-Power Intel Processors

January 31, 2012 6:39 am | Product Releases | Comments

congatec AG, a leading manufacturer of embedded computer modules, announces the conga-TS67, a new low-power module for advanced designs.

Customizable Clock ICs Are Presented as the Industry’s Smallest

January 31, 2012 6:34 am | Product Releases | Comments

Silicon Laboratories Inc. introduced what are said to be the industry’s smallest and lowest power customizable clock generators. Available in a 1.7 mm-squared package, Silicon Labs’ new Si512xx clock generator family offers up to

X
You may login with either your assigned username or your e-mail address.
The password field is case sensitive.
Loading