Embedded Computing Design

E-Letter
AUGUST 2018

 
 
 
 
 
 
FEATURE
TERRY OTSUBO, AMERICAN MEGATRENDS
 
With more than 95% market share in smart phone processors, Arm, now a part of Japan's SoftBank Group, has provided compelling reasons for mobile system designers to choose its architecture.
 
 
 
 
 
 
FEATURE
GRAHAM SCOTT, JABIL
 
The only abundance seen lately in the electronic components market is the quantity of calendar pages marking how long the supply shortage has lasted.
 
 
 
 
 
 
FEATURE
GENE FRANTZ, OCTAVO SYSTEMS
 
The concept of processing interesting signals is not new. It has been around as long as we, as humans, have recognized we could manipulate the world around us to make life easier.
 
 
 
 
 
 
FEATURE
COLIN WALLS, MENTOR GRAPHICS, EMBEDDED DIVISION
 
Stuff breaks. Things go wrong. The less polite epithet is: **** happens. Whatever word you use, it?s a fact that we live in an imperfect world. In an embedded system, there are many opportunities for failure.
 
 
 
 
 
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FEATURE
ERIC SELOSSE, MENTOR, A SIEMENS BUSINESS
 
The exciting thing about participating in an industry over the decades is watching change happen right before your eyes. Back when I was building and marketing computer systems, it was a different world.
 
 
 
 
 
 
FEATURE
LANCE LOOPER, SILICON LABORATORIES
 
Bee populations have been on the decline for several decades for many reasons. As pollinators of numerous crops, honeybees average more than 33 percent population loss per year.
 
 
 
 
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FEATURE
JOHN KOON, CONTRIBUTING EDITOR
 
The open LoRaWAN standard for IoT low-power wide area networks (LPWANs) enables smart sensors, devices, and other objects to connect wirelessly via gateways that relay messages to a central network server.
 
 
 
 
 
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FEATURE
LEI ZHANG, IEXEC BLOCKCHAIN TECH
 
IQRF technology is used for wireless data transfer. The transmission is capable of overcoming large distances (up to 500 m outdoors, tens of meters indoors).
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
PODCAST
RICH NASS
 
When it comes to autonomous vehicles, there are followers and there are leaders. QNX, a subsidiary of Blackberry, believes it falls into the latter class. To understand why, but more importantly to get the lay of the autonomous vehicle landscape, I spoke to QNX?s Senior Vice President John Wall in this week?s Five Minutes with?discussion.
 
 
 
 
 
 
NEWS
LAURA DOLAN, TECHNOLOGY EDITOR
 
Wind River announced collaboration plans with Hyundai Autron to develop a software framework for safe, automated and autonomous driving.
 
 
 
 
 
 
NEWS
LAURA DOLAN, TECHNOLOGY EDITOR
 
Entner Electronics has released the UC-200 embedded vision camera based on the 30 fps Sony 13 megapixel EXMOR sensor and F2.2 lens.
 
 
 
 
 
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A modern vehicle has over 100 million lines of code, more software than is found in a Space Shuttle or the Large Hadron Collider. To make driving decisions, autonomous vehicles use sophisticated software running on the most powerful CPUs ever seen in the automotive industry. Since these processors are pushing the boundaries of hardware performance, reliability has become a concern.
 
 
 
 
 
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With the accelerated growth of the Internet of Things (IoT) enabling the deployment of Internet connectivity into virtually every industrial segment, security threats are escalating in quantity and scale. The impact of these threats on attacked organizations or companies can be huge. 
 
 
 
 
 
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Just how smart can a smart home get? Tomorrow?s home is a true a brainiac, making decisions for you before you even think to tell it to. A hundred years ago, a smart home was one with the first electric home machinery. 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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