Dev Tools http://electronicdesign.com/taxonomy/term/25789/more en Thinking Outside the Box http://electronicdesign.com/dev-tools/thinking-outside-box <div class="node-body article-body">Check out three technologies from Micron, Somnium, and Spansion that take a different approach to performance and optimization. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/dev-tools/thinking-outside-box" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/dev-tools/thinking-outside-box#comments Dev Tools Microcontrollers Tue, 28 Oct 2014 19:37:00 +0000 148961 at http://electronicdesign.com Dev Platform Uses i.MX 6 Series to Simplify Auto Infotainment http://electronicdesign.com/dev-tools/dev-platform-uses-imx-6-series-simplify-auto-infotainment <div class="node-body article-body">The Smart Application Blueprint for Rapid Engineering (SABRE) for auto infotainment (AI) by Freescale Semiconductor leverages the company’s i.MX 6 series applications processors to simplify Ethernet Audio Video Bridging (AVB) deployment. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/dev-tools/dev-platform-uses-imx-6-series-simplify-auto-infotainment" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/dev-tools/dev-platform-uses-imx-6-series-simplify-auto-infotainment#comments Automotive Products Communications Dev Tools Embedded Mon, 27 Oct 2014 15:50:00 +0000 148371 at http://electronicdesign.com BitScoping With The Raspberry Pi http://electronicdesign.com/blog/bitscoping-raspberry-pi <div class="node-body blog-body">The USB-based BitScope Micro can turn a Raspberry Pi into a logic analyzer and oscilloscope. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/altembedded">alt.embedded</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/blog/bitscoping-raspberry-pi" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/blog/bitscoping-raspberry-pi#comments Dev Tools alt.embedded Mon, 27 Oct 2014 14:00:00 +0000 146841 at http://electronicdesign.com RTOS Safety Tools Support Automotive Instrument Clusters http://electronicdesign.com/embedded/rtos-safety-tools-support-automotive-instrument-clusters <div class="node-body article-body">To support Freescale Semiconductor’s MAC57D5xx processor for automotive instrument cluster manufacturers, Green Hills software has extended its INTEGRITY RTOS and safety tools. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/embedded/rtos-safety-tools-support-automotive-instrument-clusters" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/embedded/rtos-safety-tools-support-automotive-instrument-clusters#comments Automotive Products Dev Tools Embedded Tue, 21 Oct 2014 13:30:00 +0000 146191 at http://electronicdesign.com Parallel Processing Tools Arrive For Automata Processor http://electronicdesign.com/microprocessors/parallel-processing-tools-arrive-automata-processor <div class="node-body article-body"> Micron’s Automata Processor performs regular expression matching using a parallel array of state transition elements. The ANML compiler and development tools are now available. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/microprocessors/parallel-processing-tools-arrive-automata-processor" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/microprocessors/parallel-processing-tools-arrive-automata-processor#comments Defense Compilers Dev Tools Digital ICs Microprocessors Tue, 21 Oct 2014 00:05:00 +0000 145791 at http://electronicdesign.com A Look Behind the Mask of Multi-Patterning http://electronicdesign.com/eda/look-behind-mask-multi-patterning <div class="node-body article-body">The commonality between 20/16/14 nm, 10 nm, and likely 7 nm is the need to use one form or another of multi-patterning (MP). This article explores the various MP approaches, how they differ by technology node, and where the IC manufacturing/IP/EDA ecosystems are in the delivery of solutions.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/eda/look-behind-mask-multi-patterning" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/eda/look-behind-mask-multi-patterning#comments Dev Tools EDA Mentor Graphics Fri, 17 Oct 2014 20:52:00 +0000 145011 at http://electronicdesign.com Stabilize Software Upgrades in Critical Systems http://electronicdesign.com/dev-tools/stabilize-software-upgrades-critical-systems <div class="node-body article-body">The most unstable time for a software-based system is during and immediately after a software upgrade. Is there an underlying reason for this empirical observation and, if so, how can we exploit it to handle potential safety issues following a software upgrade?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/dev-tools/stabilize-software-upgrades-critical-systems" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/dev-tools/stabilize-software-upgrades-critical-systems#comments Engineering Essentials Dev Tools Fri, 17 Oct 2014 13:30:00 +0000 144901 at http://electronicdesign.com Blending Big Data http://electronicdesign.com/blog/blending-big-data <div class="node-body blog-body">Technology Editor Bill Wong examines how Hadoop and other big data platforms are being integrated into mainline database and development environments.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/altembedded">alt.embedded</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/blog/blending-big-data" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/blog/blending-big-data#comments Dev Tools alt.embedded Tue, 14 Oct 2014 20:21:00 +0000 143381 at http://electronicdesign.com Q&A on Digi-Key’s Design Tools http://electronicdesign.com/dev-tools/qa-digi-key-s-design-tools <div class="node-body article-body">Digikey.com offers engineers a variety of online tools to help them get the most out of their designs. Jeremy Purcell, a Digi-Key applications engineer, discusses the tools available. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/dev-tools/qa-digi-key-s-design-tools" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/dev-tools/qa-digi-key-s-design-tools#comments Interviews Dev Tools Digi-Key Mon, 13 Oct 2014 18:44:00 +0000 142811 at http://electronicdesign.com Software Enables USB Devices for Internet Connectivity http://electronicdesign.com/virtual-instruments/software-enables-usb-devices-internet-connectivity <div class="node-body article-body">Enabling developers to transform low-end stand-alone products into connected devices, SEGGER has released a complete USB to Internet development tool</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/virtual-instruments/software-enables-usb-devices-internet-connectivity" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/virtual-instruments/software-enables-usb-devices-internet-connectivity#comments Products Communications Dev Tools Embedded virtual instruments Fri, 10 Oct 2014 14:18:00 +0000 141601 at http://electronicdesign.com