News – 2008.04.11

Freescale to Showcase Solutions at Embedded Systems Conference
Freescale Semiconductor is showcasing an array of advanced embedded processors and platforms for the developer community at the 20th annual Embedded Systems Conference (ESC) Silicon Valley. The embedded silicon leader’s booth exhibits at ESC will feature semiconductor products, reference platforms and ecosystem tools designed to help developers work smarter and faster in creating next-generation embedded systems.

Cymbet to Demonstrate EnerChip at Embedded Systems Conference
Cymbet Corporation said that it will showcase permanent power solutions using its EnerChip(TM) thin-film semiconductor batteries at the Embedded Systems Conference (ESC) April 15-17, 2008, in San Jose, CA. Launched in late 2007, and now commercially available worldwide, EnerChips are designed for semiconductor, medical, sensor, RFID, communications and portable electronic devices.

AXIOMTEK Rolls Out NA-811 Network Appliance Platform
AXIOMTEK introduces its new generation low power network security platform, the NA-811, which is a 1U desktop form factor with four Gigabit LAN ports (PCIe transaction bus), designed for small and home office (SOHO) applications. It supports an Intel® Pentium® M processor with FSB 400/533MHz or a ULV Intel® Celeron® M 1GHz/0K (L2 cache) processor.

Ethernet Direct Debuts HMG-1628 Managed, HUG-1628 Unmanaged Switches
Ethernet Direct Corporation, a professional and primary provider of industrial networking and communication solutions, offers two powerful Industrial switches with high port densities, 16-port 10/100TX + 2 port Gigabit copper with SFP ports. Increased use of bandwidth has created significant demands for Gigabit Ethernet technology. In order to provide an infrastructure that will handle increasing traffic, the need for using Gigabit speeds for critical connections is required.

Lambda Introduces PFE500F AC-DC Full-Brick Power Module
Lambda has extended its PFE series of AC-DC full-brick power modules with the introduction of the PFE500F with additional features including active current sharing and remote on/off. Like the existing PFE300, PFE500 and PFE700 models, the new PFE500F versions provide a convenient ac-dc board mounted solution for applications – such as industrial, datacom and telecom – but bring further functionality.

PLATO SCIO Engineering Software Features Birdstep RDM Server
Birdstep Technology (OSE: BIRD), which offers state of the art embedded database technologies, announced that PLATO AG has selected RDM Server for their next generation SCIO(tm)-Engineering – Software for risk and knowledge management. PLATO AG will use RDM Server to manage all key product and process data inside their SCIO(tm)-Engineering – Software for risk and knowledge management.

Advanced ID Asia Selects austriamicrosystems AS3990 UHF RFID IC
austriamicrosystems (SWX:AMS), a leading global designer and manufacturer of high-performance analog ICs for communications, industrial, medical and automotive applications, in partnership with Advanced ID Asia, is pleased to announce that Advanced ID Asia has incorporated austriamicrosystems’ new AS3990 UHF RFID “Simply Gen2″ Reader Chip into their latest product, the PR110, a handheld reader which extends Advanced ID’s successful UHF RFID Reader Product Line.