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Hypervisor scales from Intel Atom to XEON processors

Hypervisor scales from Intel Atom to XEON processors

A new hypervisor has been designed for Intel processors ranging from Atom processors to XEON based systems and including the latest 6th generation Intel Core processors (codename Skylake).

Real-Time Systems of Germany has created this version R4.3 of its RTS Hypervisor to allow guest operating systems to be…

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High voltage regulator is capable of low voltage output

High voltage regulator is capable of low voltage output

A synchronous step-down switching regulator has been designed by Linear Technology to deliver 1A on a 100V input with efficiency up to 90%.

Burst mode operation is used to keep quiescent current under 7µA in no-load standby conditions.

Designed for 48V automotive systems and high voltage industrial…

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LabView gets audio front-end from Audio Precision

LabView gets audio front-end from Audio Precision

LabView is commonly used for analysing audio systems and now developers can take advantage of a software driver from audio test system firm Audio Precision which makes it easier to integrate its instruments into LabView-based measurement environments.

The company has created a DAQ driver for its APx515 analyser which…

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ARM, IBM expand IoT collaboration

ARM, IBM expand IoT collaboration

IBM today announced an expansion of its IoT platform – called IBM IoT Foundation – through a collaboration with ARM mbed-enabled devices connecting to analytics services.

This fusion will allow data from devices such as industrial appliances, weather sensors and wearable monitoring devices to be gathered, analyzed and acted upon.

IBM…

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Hirai talks Sony

Hirai talks Sony

Kaz Hirai, CEO of Sony, has just given the following interview to CNBC:

CNBC: A number of new products launched today, what are you most excited about?

“We are really excited about a range of products that we highlighted today. We are talking about the new Xperia Z5 smart phones…

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Workshop will present research into quantum computing

Workshop will present research into quantum computing

Oxford Instruments is running a one day workshop on ‘Processing for Quantum Computing’, in Delft, the Netherlands on 11th November 2015.

The workshop, which is free, will present recent progress in quantum computing, plus future trends in its development and application.

Dr Frank Dirne, managing director of tquantumhe Kavli Nanolab…

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IoT platform comes with Google cloud out of the box

IoT platform comes with Google cloud out of the box

An IoT (internet of things) hardware platform which will connect with mobile services around the world has been introduced by Sierra Wireless.

With connection to Google cloud services for collecting data from connected devices, the hardware, dubbed the IoT Acceleration Platform, is unusual because it will provide mobile connections with…

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ADI launches GaAs pHEMT driver amplifier

ADI launches GaAs pHEMT driver amplifier

Analog Devices has introduced a medium-power, distributed driver amplifier which operates between 24GHz and 35GHz.

The HMC1131 amplifier provides 22dB of gain, +35dBm output IP3, and +24dBm of output power at 1dB gain compression.

It reduces the number of components required to achieve the desired output power and small…

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Imec delivers clothing display

Imec delivers clothing display

Imec, the Centre and CMST, Imec’s associated lab at Ghent University, have demonstrated the world’s first stretchable and conformable thin-film transistor (TFT) driven LED display laminated into textiles.

The conformable display is very thin and mechanically stretchable. A fine-grain version of the proven meander interconnect technology…

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IoT sensor prototyping board has Bluetooth interface

IoT sensor prototyping board has Bluetooth interface

Panasonic Automotive & Industrial Systems is selling an evaluation kit for its Grid-Eye infrared array sensor, which incorporates a Bluetooth Smart module and a microcontroller.

The kit is intended for prototyping the infrared array sensor which is a 64 pixel IR camera in a surface mount package measuring 11…

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Dev board puts ECP5 FPGAs in small cells

Dev board puts ECP5 FPGAs in small cells

Lattice Semiconductor is targeting its ECP5 range of FPGAs at small cell wireless basestations and communications terminals and it has introduced a development kit for system prototyping and test.

The ECP5 Versa development kit allows designers to evaluate system performance against interface standards such as PCI Express, Gigabit Ethernet, DDR3…

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Keysight buys UK-based asset management firm

Keysight buys UK-based asset management firm

Keysight Technologies continues to build its test equipment support services business and it has bought a UK-based repair and asset management services company.

The test services business is new focus for Keysight following last year’s separation from Agilent Technologies life sciences businesses.

Electroservices Enterprises, which is based in…

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