News – 2008.04.25

Esterel Unveils SCADE Display 6.0 for Embedded Display Applications
Esterel Technologies announces the immediate availability of Esterel SCADE Display 6.0 which directly addresses the demands put on embedded display application developers in the mission and safety-critical domains. For these applications developers must have an high quality development environment that improves their productivity, helps them produce qualifiable applications faster, and gives them the capability to improve the maintainability of the systems they develop.

IBASE Rolls Out IB882 3.5-inch Disk-Size SBC with Intel Atom Z500
IBASE Technology, a leading supplier of industrial computers, announced the latest IB882 3.5-inch disk size SBC that features the Intel Atomä processor Z500 series, offering supreme computing performance at remarkably low power consumption for small compact and mobile computing platforms. The IB882 SBC is built with a highly integrated two-chip solution – Intel Atom(tm) and US15W system chipset consisting of a graphics memory controller hub and an I/O controller.

Radiocrafts, Innovative Team on ZigBee Wireless System for Parking Lots
Radiocrafts AS, a leading supplier of wireless RF modules for communication in the license-free frequency bands, and Innovative Technologies in Paris, France, announce the successful implementation of a novel ZigBee-based wireless system for parking lots. The intelligent parking lot system has been designed by Innovative Technologies based on the Radiocrafts RC2300 RF module using ZigBee technology.

Ethernet Direct Introduces CUS-100G Industrial PoE Splitter
Ethernet Direct Corporation, a professional and primary provider of industrial networking and communication solutions, offers CUG-100G, an Industrial standard Power over Ethernet splitter that supports 10/100/1000T. The Cobra CUS-100G is an Industrial PoE splitter for 10/100/1000T. It functions as a powered device (PD) and splits power from PoE to Ethernet devices. In this case, both power and data can be transmitted up to 328 feet (100m) from power source equipment (PSE).

IMEC Looks Back on Achievements of 2007
The IMEC Board confirmed that 2007 was a successful year with excellent achievements, during which IMEC maintained its position as a world-leading nanoelectronics research institute. The board also looks confidently to 2008 and beyond. The skills, devotion and hard work of the IMEC researchers led to many important results, evidenced by about 1,600 publications in prestigious journals and conference contributions, often in collaboration with universities in Flanders and abroad.