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COM-based SBCs
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White Paper: COM-Based SBCs: The Superior Architecture for Small Form Factor Embedded Systems

White Paper: COM-Based SBCs: The Superior Architecture for Small Form Factor Embedded Systems

Staff (Diamond Systems Corporation)
Embedded systems designers are under pressure to reduce the cost and size of electronics while improving time-to-market and overall system reliability. Today, many designers achieve these goals by using off-the-shelf x86 single board computers (SBCs) with I/O modules stacked above or below to implement the special-purpose I/O that makes the embedde... [read more]

VME
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White Paper: Future-proofing VME - Flexible tech refresh options keep VME strong for defense systems

White Paper: Future-proofing VME - Flexible tech refresh options keep VME strong for defense systems

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Read how Kontron is offering a smart development path that ensures the right level of reliable performance. Far from dead, evoloving and advanced VME platforms extend its vitality in MIL-AERO design.

DO-178C
 → July 2015
White Paper: Solving DO-178C design challenges with SCADE model-based tools

White Paper: Solving DO-178C design challenges with SCADE model-based tools

Pierre Vincent (Ansys, Inc.)
Embedded software in today's aircraft is becoming continually larger and more complex. A sizable part of this software is safety critical. In order to reach the required level of quality, verification of such software applications requires an effort on the verification side that may sometimes reach until 60% of the total costs of the project when t... [read more]

4G
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White Paper: Don\'t Fear the Future Plan a Scalable Long-Term Cellular Strategy for 2G, 3G, and 4G Technology

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Staff (Sierra Wireless)
When does it make sense to begin planning to support newer 3G and 4G services? There is no single correct answer. Different approaches will make sense for different customers in different markets. There are, however, some important factors to consider when evaluating the possible approaches, especially if you are weighing 2G versus 3G technology f... [read more]

Gateways
 → June 2015
White Paper: Intelligent Gateways and Cloud Based Services: Shaping the Next Industrial Revolution

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The industrial landscape is in transformation, with systems becoming smarter, more flexible and connected as part of the Internet of Things (IoT). More than just Internet-enabled, intelligent industrial systems are sharing data in real-time and moving the world closer to Industry 4.0, a concept coined by a Germany-based group of experts in science... [read more]

OpenRFM
 → June 2015
White Paper: Advantages and Benefits of OpenRFM(tm)

White Paper: Advantages and Benefits of OpenRFM(tm)

Lorne Graves, Mercury Chief Technologist (Mercury Systems); Robert Grochmal, OpenRFM Program Director (Mercury Systems)
The proposed OpenRFM approach described in this white paper is the first step toward enabling new, affordable open systems architecture in the DoD RF/microwave industry.

Industrial Ethernet
 → May 2015
White Paper: Synchronizing Mechatronic Systems in Real Time Using FPGAs and Industrial Ethernet Communications

White Paper: Synchronizing Mechatronic Systems in Real Time Using FPGAs and Industrial Ethernet Communications

Sari Germanos (Ethernet POWERLINK Standardization Group); Wolfgang Seiss (B&R Industrial Automation Corp.); Elias Ahmed, Sr. (Altera)
This paper will outline some of the major Industrial Ethernet communications protocols in use today, and then present an example implementation of an open source protocol (Ethernet POWERLINK) implemented on an FPGA.

Industrial hardware
 → May 2015
White Paper: Maintenance-free Technology for Industrial Computer Platforms

White Paper: Maintenance-free Technology for Industrial Computer Platforms

Staff (Kontron)
'Wartungsfrei' industrial computer platforms: maintenance-free technology for computer platforms increase reliability and reduce operating costs.

COM Express
 → May 2015
White Paper: Accelerate Development: Flexible, Application-Specific Profiles Solve the Build vs. Buy Dilemma

White Paper: Accelerate Development: Flexible, Application-Specific Profiles Solve the Build vs. Buy Dilemma

Staff (Kontron)
Kontron's high-performance COBALT family gives developers a fully tested, cost-effective design path allowing them to meet expanding system requirements while accelerating the development to deployment schedule.

Vision systems
 → May 2015
White Paper:  Simplifying the Design of Complex Imaging Systems - The Design, Cost, and Performance Benefits of Real-Time Video Transmission over Gigabit Ethernet and USB 3.0

White Paper: Simplifying the Design of Complex Imaging Systems - The Design, Cost, and Performance Benefits of Real-Time Video Transmission over Gigabit Ethernet and USB 3.0

Staff (Pleora Technologies)
This whitepaper introduces the GigE Vision(r) and USB3 Vision(TM) standards and highlights how they simplify, lower the cost, and speed the design of imaging systems.

Video
 → May 2015
White Paper:  Choosing the Right Video Interface for Military Vision Systems - The Cost, Design, and Performance Benefits of GigE Vision for Real-Time Imaging Applications

White Paper: Choosing the Right Video Interface for Military Vision Systems - The Cost, Design, and Performance Benefits of GigE Vision for Real-Time Imaging Applications

Staff (Pleora Technologies)
This whitepaper examines how GigE Vision(r) video interfaces help designers and integrators reduce the cost and complexity of military imaging systems, while also improving usability and increasing intelligence for end-users.

Static code analysis
 → May 2015
White Paper: Challenging Some of the Myths About Static Code Analysis

White Paper: Challenging Some of the Myths About Static Code Analysis

Staff (Rogue Wave Software)
Why Static Code Analysis? Static code analysis, or SCA, can be described as the analysis of whole-program source code without the execution of that program. A number of interpretations and even misconceptions about this technology and how it impacts or benefits you, the developer, have emerged over time. You may have heard some of them yourself.

Wireless
 → April 2015
White paper: The Next Generation Wireless Data Acquisition Solution with TSMP Technology

White paper: The Next Generation Wireless Data Acquisition Solution with TSMP Technology

Staff (Advantech Corporation)
Wireless Data Acquisition solution with Time Synchronized Mesh Protocol (TSMP) technology, a networking protocol that forms the basis of reliable, ultra-low-power wireless sensor networking, for commercial, industrial and medical applications.

Cloud
 → April 2015
White Paper: Cloud Optimize Your Business

White Paper: Cloud Optimize Your Business

Staff (Microsoft)
The way in which we do business has transformed in more ways than people can imagine. If you're on the IT side of the fence, you know that the hardware and software of today bears little resemblance to the platforms of just a few years ago. How do you stay on top of the technology? Microsoft has put together a guide to help get you started, called ... [read more]

COM Express
 → April 2015
White Paper: Powerful Enabler of Modern Military Systems

White Paper: Powerful Enabler of Modern Military Systems

Staff (Kontron)
Small form factor design has become a powerful enabler in the modern military, allowing defense system developers to meet increasing integration requirements for a growing group of unmanned and portable systems.

SWaP
 → April 2015
White Paper: SWaP-C  - Why Your Component Partner Matters

White Paper: SWaP-C - Why Your Component Partner Matters

Sparton Navigation and Exploration staff (Sparton)
The demand for reductions in size, weight, power and cost continues to be a daunting challenge. Product designers must often choose between power and performance at critical points in their design process. New components or designs for aerospace and defense must undergo a rigorous qualification process and require a significant amount of internal ... [read more]

Data security
 → April 2015
White Paper: Industrial System Security Measures For Maximum Data Security

White Paper: Industrial System Security Measures For Maximum Data Security

Staff (Advantech Corporation)
Rapid advancements in security technology have allowed system builders to create more secure systems. However, the complexity of these advancements requires a mastery that burdens numerous developers due to the time and training required. Advantech, with its new and up-to-date advancements, can help system developers implement all three security... [read more]

Virtualization
 → March 2015
White Paper: Three Steps to Accelerating Your Migration from Windows Server 2003

White Paper: Three Steps to Accelerating Your Migration from Windows Server 2003

Staff (Microsoft)
Take the first step on the path to modernizing your datacenter and minimizing the risks of maintaining legacy servers.

Design considerations
 → March 2015
White Paper: Integration and Operational Guidelines for MEMS-Based Inertial Systems: Applications that include magnetometers

White Paper: Integration and Operational Guidelines for MEMS-Based Inertial Systems: Applications that include magnetometers

Staff (Sparton)
High-performance inertial systems provide accurate platform heading information in a variety of applications and operational environments. However, the magnetometers used are susceptible to measurement distortion in the presence of any magnetic material. This white paper documents product integration and on-board calibration procedures that mitigat... [read more]

embedded software
 → March 2015
White Paper: Design and Verify Concurrently with Model Reduction Technology

White Paper: Design and Verify Concurrently with Model Reduction Technology

Eiji Nakamoto (Ansys, Inc.); Takayuki Sekisue (ANSYS, Inc.)
The integration of standard system simulation description languages, model-order reduction methods, and embedded software development tools into ANSYS(r) Simplorer(r) has resulted in a complete model-based development environment in which embedded software and hardware engineers can design and verify a system concurrently and in a collaborative pro... [read more]

Data acquisition
 → March 2015
White Paper: Oil & Gas Data Acquisition

White Paper: Oil & Gas Data Acquisition

Staff (Kontron)
This white paper details the best practices for defining optimized oil and gas embedded computing systems. It presents the advantages of using Kontron's oil and gas platforms including the company's proven history of rugged system deployments and its exceptional worldwide support organization. These advantages enable rugged performance and connecti... [read more]

Design considerations
 → February 2015
White Paper:  EOLs happen - How to optimize for changes

White Paper: EOLs happen - How to optimize for changes

Staff (Sparton)
The prevailing wisdom used to be that the replacement of key components during the mid-lifecycle design refresh was simply too costly. Those days are gone. Companies that have learned how to proactively handle mid-lifecycle changes have the competitive edge.

SWaP
 → February 2015
White Paper: Reduce SWaP and Centralize Control in a Video-Centric System

White Paper: Reduce SWaP and Centralize Control in a Video-Centric System

Paul Davis (Curtiss-Wright Defense Solutions)
Video-centric systems are used to capture specific video data and switch the video data to displays for viewing, and store for later analysis. The basic video-centric system consists of multiple video sensors (typically cameras), multiple operator displays and storage to capture the video. A video-centric system may be stationary or mobile. This pa... [read more]

IoT
 → February 2015
White Paper: Mainstreaming the Internet of Things

White Paper: Mainstreaming the Internet of Things

Dirk Finstel (ADLINK Technology, Inc.)
This white paper offers a closer look at the IoT concept and its shift to broad deployability, illustrated by ADLINK's hardware, software and systems that encompass each aspect of IoT performance and connectivity. ADLINK's standards-based building blocks enable compact, rugged devices for non-stop data gathering; high performance gateways for secur... [read more]

Security
 → February 2015
White Paper: Industrial System Security Measures For Maximum Data Security

White Paper: Industrial System Security Measures For Maximum Data Security

Staff (Advantech Corporation)
Rapid advancements in security technology have allowed system builders to create more secure systems. However, the complexity of these advancements requires a mastery that burdens numerous developers due to the time and training required. Advantech, with its new and up-to-date advancements, can help system developers implement all three security... [read more]

COM Express
 → January 2015
White Paper: COM Express Solutions--Overcome the Challenges of Crafting a Customized Computer

White Paper: COM Express Solutions--Overcome the Challenges of Crafting a Customized Computer

Staff (Acromag, Inc.)
Mixing Standards for Solutions in COM Express

Automotive
 → January 2015
White Paper: Three Ways To Deliver Safer And More Secure Automotive Software

White Paper: Three Ways To Deliver Safer And More Secure Automotive Software

Staff (Rogue Wave Software)
This paper outlines three important steps that embedded automotive software teams can follow to identify critical coding errors and security vulnerabilities, and protect their software against failure and malicious attack: 1. Build security in at the development stage via threat modeling and the use of defensive coding principles. 2. Address ... [read more]

COM Express
 → January 2015
White Paper: Computer System Design for Critical Applications

White Paper: Computer System Design for Critical Applications

Earle Foster (Sealevel Systems, Inc.)
Careful upfront attention to computer system design will save field failures and headaches later

MIL-STD-1553
 → January 2015
White Paper: MIL-STD-1553 IP Cores -- An Emerging Technology

White Paper: MIL-STD-1553 IP Cores -- An Emerging Technology

Marc Foster (Sealevel Systems, Inc.); Ofer Hofman and Duli Yariv (Sital Technology Ltd. )
The advantages and requirements of 1553 IP cores compared to standard ICs, and IP core design best practices are discussed in this white paper.

Windows NT/CE/XP
 → January 2015
White Paper: Windows CE Development for RISC Computers Made Easy

White Paper: Windows CE Development for RISC Computers Made Easy

Thomas Walter (Sealevel Systems, Inc.); Earle Foster (Sealevel Systems, Inc.)
Software developers often overlook the option for Windows CE when choosing an operating system. Sometimes this is the result of making hardware selection first and choosing a platform not suitable for CE.

COM Express
 → January 2015
White Paper: COM Express Benefits Extend Beyond Carrier Boards

White Paper: COM Express Benefits Extend Beyond Carrier Boards

Greg Harrison (Sealevel Systems, Inc.); Earle Foster (Sealevel Systems, Inc.)
Many backplane standards are available that offer varying electrical and mechanical features, but custom systems can also benefit from a backplane architecture. COM Express, a popular implementation of Computer on Module (COM), offers a powerful processing platform with several bus connectivity options perfect for creating versatile backplane syste... [read more]

Design considerations
 → December 2014
White Paper: Re:Vision: A New Paradigm for Mid-Lifecycle Design Changes

White Paper: Re:Vision: A New Paradigm for Mid-Lifecycle Design Changes

Staff (Sparton)
Keep your competitive edge: learn how a mid-lifecycle component change can lead to greater performance and cost savings.

Automotive
 → December 2014
White Paper: Top 3 Strategies to Reduce Risk In Automotive/In-Vehicle Software Development

White Paper: Top 3 Strategies to Reduce Risk In Automotive/In-Vehicle Software Development

Rogue Wave Software (Rogue Wave Software)
Go beyond error detection to ensure safety and security

Modeling
 → November 2014
White Paper: Overcoming implementation challenges in model-based systems

White Paper: Overcoming implementation challenges in model-based systems

Staff (Esterel Technologies, a subsidiary of ANSYS, Inc.)
CIMdata has recently executed a survey on model-based systems engineering (MBSE). The survey was targeted at expanding knowledge about where and how companies that design a wide variety of products have deployed MBSE to support and enhance their product development processes and to discover associated business value. This report provides both backg... [read more]

Sensors
 → November 2014
White Paper: Analog Signal Conditioning for Accurate Measurements

White Paper: Analog Signal Conditioning for Accurate Measurements

Staff (Sealevel Systems, Inc.)
Q: Should I put some sort of circuit between my sensor and an analog-to-digital converter? A: Yes. You probably need some signal conditioning. The explanation in this paper goes on for a bit, but stay with it and you'll understand what you need and why you need it.


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