News 2008.08.05 Late Edition

Aonix PERC Ultra 5.1 Supports Wind River VxWorks 6.6 RTOS
Aonix®, the provider of the PERC product line for embedded and real-time Java developers, announces the release of PERC Ultra 5.1 cross development and target support on Wind River’s VxWorks 6.6 real-time operating system and Wind River Workbench development suite. With more than one million field systems in markets such as aerospace, defense, telecommunications, industrial control and robotics, PERC Ultra well suits the broad real-time market leadership of VxWorks.

1394 Trade Association Announces No New Wires Home Networking Standard
The 1394 Trade Association announced the adoption of the first global standard for networking digital content over coaxial cables using Ultra Wideband (UWB) communications. The new 1394 Over Coax standard is designed to enable the industry’s fastest whole-home network in a multi-supplier ecosystem featuring protected high-definition and multimedia content.

Solido Design Automation to Present at CMOS Emerging Technology Workshop
Patrick Drennan, Chief Technology Officer at Solido Design Automation, is presenting information on design solutions that address the problem of statistical process and proximity-effect variations in analog/mixed-signal and memory ICs at the 4th Annual CMOS Emerging Technologies Workshop in Vancouver, BC, Canada.

American Portwell Launches CATO-3000 1U Network Appliance Platform
American Portwell Technology, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Portwell, Inc., a world-leading innovator and supplier of Internet Security Appliances, and a member of the Intel Embedded and Communications Alliance, announces CATO-3000, a 1U network appliance platform based on the Intel EP80579 Integrated Processor with Intel QuickAssist Technology, the new Intel system-on-chip (SoC) solution with built-in security features.

National Instruments Debuts 10 Wi-Fi, Ethernet Data Acquisition Devices
National Instruments announced 10 new Wi-Fi and Ethernet data acquisition (DAQ) devices, extending the world-trusted NI measurement hardware and software platform to wireless remote monitoring applications. The new wireless and Ethernet DAQ devices include built-in signal conditioning and direct sensor connectivity for electrical, physical, mechanical and acoustic signals.

ISaGRAF 5 Powers MultiTrode MultiSmart Pump Station Manager 2.0
ISaGRAF, a Rockwell Automation Company, the leading automation software technology partner, announced that MultiTrode has selected ISaGRAF v5 for the latest version of their popular MultiSmart Pump Station Manager. The MultiSmart Pump Station Manager, widely specified in the USA and Australia, is designed for monitoring and control of water/wastewater lift stations. Version 2.0 includes a pump controller, a PLC, an RTU, and an intuitive user interface.