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Secure automotive consolidation platform runs on i.MX6 architecture July 06, 2015 Secure automotive consolidation platform runs on i.MX6 architecture Green Hills Software has extended its Integrity automotive consolidation platform to the Freescale i.MX 6 series Smart Application Blueprint for Rapid Engineering (SABRE) for automotive infotainment board. This gives carmakers and suppliers another processor choice on which to consolidate multi-domain ... Read more All-programmable multiprocessor SoC targets ADAS, IoT and 5G systems July 03, 2015 All-programmable multiprocessor SoC targets ADAS, IoT and 5G systems As the world’s first heterogeneous multi-processing SoC, the device combines seven user programmable processors including a quad-core 64-bit ARM Cortex-A53 Application Processing Unit, a dual-core 32-bit ARM Cortex-R5 Real Time Processing Unit, and an ARM Mali-400 Graphics Processing Unit. The Zynq UltraScale+ ... Read more Angle sensing for extreme environments July 02, 2015 Angle sensing for extreme environments The RSX-7900 angle sensor from Novotechnik provides IP69K protection, extremely long life and ISO13849 PL-d safety compliance in a very robust non-contacting design that suits continuous duty in mobile construction and agricultural machinery, and other extreme environment applications. Read more AEC-Q100 RF switch applied in aerospace & defence designs July 02, 2015 AEC-Q100 RF switch applied in aerospace & defence designs High-frequency specialist distributor RFMW (San Jose, California) has Skyworks’ SKYA21001, AEC-Q100 qualified SPDT switch. Read more LIN chip handles multiple RGB LEDs for dynamic lighting applications June 30, 2015 LIN chip handles multiple RGB LEDs for dynamic lighting applications The E521.31 from Elmos AG provides an easy and variable RGB LED system design with LIN bus interface. The component can drive six or more RGB LEDs in multiplex mode, making it the device of choice for light systems to display status information, such as the battery charge state on electric vehicles. ... Read more SOI chips for cars: Higher performance at lower prices June 25, 2015 SOI chips for cars: Higher performance at lower prices X-Fab Silicon Foundries has developed a 180nm SOI (silicon on insulator) process technology for automotive and industrial applications. The 40V and 60V high-voltage devices for X-Fab’s XT018 180-nanometer SOI platform is said to outperform bulk CMOS technologies – at up to 30 percent lower prices. Read more USB scopes add CAN alongside range of decoded buses June 25, 2015 USB scopes add CAN alongside range of decoded buses In response to the proliferation of serial bus communications in electronic designs, the latest version of PicoScope now has decoding and analysis of sixteen protocols included as standard. Read more Compact driver IC for automotive throttle control June 25, 2015 Compact driver IC for automotive throttle control TB9051FTG provides high efficiency and ultra-low ON resistance in its intended function as a small-sized motor driver IC for DC brushed motors. Read more Freescale S32 ups automotive ante June 23, 2015 Freescale S32 ups automotive ante Today's automobiles contain from 70 to 280 microcontrollers, from the engine control unit to the dashboard liquid crystal display, to the automotive driver assistance system, to the automatic brake system. There's also all the low-end microcontrollers that roll-up the windows, manage the interior environment, ... Read more Built-in steering wheel sensors ward-off driver's hand slip June 23, 2015 Built-in steering wheel sensors ward-off driver's hand slip In cooperation with Guttersberg Consulting, Krippner Inc. has developed a foil-based sensing technology that can measure pressure in addition to position. In one implementation scenario, the SensoFoil could be used to measure the driver’s hand position and pressure on a car’s steering wheel. Read more
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