Test & Measurement http://electronicdesign.com/taxonomy/term/25804/more en Resources to Build an HIL Test System http://electronicdesign.com/white-paper/resources-build-hil-test-system <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by National Instruments </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The NI hardware-in-the-loop (HIL) test platform uses open hardware and software technologies to reduce the time, cost, and risk associated with embedded software test. Learn how the HIL platform works and how it can meet today's requirements while also scaling for the future by viewing technical tutorials on topics such as: </div> <p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/white-paper/resources-build-hil-test-system" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/white-paper/resources-build-hil-test-system#comments White Paper Test & Measurement Tue, 21 Mar 2017 16:26:00 +0000 913891 at http://electronicdesign.com Frog Legs Probably Won’t Charge Your Phone—the Discovery of Voltage http://electronicdesign.com/test-measurement/frog-legs-probably-won-t-charge-your-phone-discovery-voltage <div class="node-body article-body">No doubt, harnessing electricity is one of the great advances in human history, but its origins are quite fascinating, and dare I say, somewhat froggy.</div> <p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/test-measurement/frog-legs-probably-won-t-charge-your-phone-discovery-voltage" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/test-measurement/frog-legs-probably-won-t-charge-your-phone-discovery-voltage#comments Contributing Technical Experts Power Test & Measurement Mon, 20 Mar 2017 18:22:00 +0000 913681 at http://electronicdesign.com Microcontroller Battery Monitor Circuit Needs Only One Pin http://electronicdesign.com/microcontrollers/microcontroller-battery-monitor-circuit-needs-only-one-pin <div class="field-byline"> Tommaso Angelino </div> <div class="node-body article-body">A microcontroller's internal ADC was inadequate to measure its own supply rail, so a circuit using standard discrete components was devised to do this with just one pin of the IC. </div> <p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/microcontrollers/microcontroller-battery-monitor-circuit-needs-only-one-pin" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/microcontrollers/microcontroller-battery-monitor-circuit-needs-only-one-pin#comments Analog Ideas for Design Microcontrollers Power Test & Measurement Fri, 17 Mar 2017 19:41:00 +0000 913711 at http://electronicdesign.com Oscilloscope Triggering Advanced Course: Trigger Sequencing and Software Search Triggers http://electronicdesign.com/test-measurement/oscilloscope-triggering-advanced-course-trigger-sequencing-and-software-search-trig <div class="node-body article-body">This fourth article in the Oscilloscope Triggering Advanced Course discusses the often misunderstood trigger sequencing and software search triggers.</div> <p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/test-measurement/oscilloscope-triggering-advanced-course-trigger-sequencing-and-software-search-trig" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/test-measurement/oscilloscope-triggering-advanced-course-trigger-sequencing-and-software-search-trig#comments Contributing Technical Experts Oscilloscopes Test & Measurement Wed, 15 Mar 2017 14:19:00 +0000 913541 at http://electronicdesign.com Oscilloscope Is Latest to Target Lower Price Range http://electronicdesign.com/test-measurement/oscilloscope-latest-target-lower-price-range <div class="node-body article-body">The oscilloscope family packs sophisticated features, like 10-bit resolution and touch screens, into middle-of-the-road prices. It comes as other large test equipment makers drive down prices.</div> <p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/test-measurement/oscilloscope-latest-target-lower-price-range" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/test-measurement/oscilloscope-latest-target-lower-price-range#comments Hot Topics Products Robotics Embedded Test & Measurement Tue, 14 Mar 2017 21:25:00 +0000 913431 at http://electronicdesign.com Image courtesy of Rohde & Schwarz Electronic Design’s Products of the Week (3/12-3/18) http://electronicdesign.com/test-measurement/electronic-design-s-products-week-312-318 <div class="node-body gallery-body">Here we've rounded up some of the latest products to optimize your applications, devices, and systems.</div> <p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/test-measurement/electronic-design-s-products-week-312-318" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/test-measurement/electronic-design-s-products-week-312-318#comments Defense IoT Products ADC Boards Mobile Communications Components DACs Dev Tools Digital ICs Embedded Ethernet Gallery Memory Power Systems Test & Measurement Tue, 14 Mar 2017 19:40:00 +0000 913501 at http://electronicdesign.com Major Trends in Wireless Test http://electronicdesign.com/test-measurement/major-trends-wireless-test <div class="field-deck"> The 5G, IoT, Wi-Fi, and automotive markets are driving wireless instrument development. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The 5G, IoT, Wi-Fi, and automotive markets are driving wireless instrument development.</div> <p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/test-measurement/major-trends-wireless-test" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/test-measurement/major-trends-wireless-test#comments Automotive IoT Test & Measurement WiFi Tue, 14 Mar 2017 16:07:00 +0000 913471 at http://electronicdesign.com Keysight Moves to Software Focus, But it Should Own the IoT http://electronicdesign.com/blog/keysight-moves-software-focus-it-should-own-iot <div class="node-body blog-body">Many test-and-measurement companies have been sensing and helping analyze data for decades. That’s a fundamental aim of the IoT, and these firms should own more of it as they move to a software focus.</div> <p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/blog/keysight-moves-software-focus-it-should-own-iot" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/blog/keysight-moves-software-focus-it-should-own-iot#comments IoT Test & Measurement Test.Pass Tue, 14 Mar 2017 15:47:00 +0000 913481 at http://electronicdesign.com Test Executive Software http://electronicdesign.com/white-paper/test-executive-software <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by National Instruments </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Understand the purpose and core functionalities of text executives and how they can automate streamline large test systems. Determine how an in-house custom built executive or a commercial-off-the-shelf (COTS) solution can impact the efficiency and cost for the deployment and maintenance of a test system through three different practical scenarios.</div> <p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/white-paper/test-executive-software" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/white-paper/test-executive-software#comments White Paper Test & Measurement Mon, 13 Mar 2017 15:30:00 +0000 884531 at http://electronicdesign.com Leverage Smart Test Techniques to Extend IoT Battery Life http://electronicdesign.com/test-measurement/leverage-smart-test-techniques-extend-iot-battery-life <div class="field-deck"> The smart use of the right test and measurement equipment can help IoT system developers optimize their design for low power. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The smart use of the right test and measurement equipment can help IoT system developers optimize their design for low power.</div> <p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/test-measurement/leverage-smart-test-techniques-extend-iot-battery-life" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/test-measurement/leverage-smart-test-techniques-extend-iot-battery-life#comments IoT Engineering Essentials Power Test & Measurement Wed, 08 Mar 2017 16:46:00 +0000 913161 at http://electronicdesign.com