News 2008.10.08

Adeneo Releases Windows Embedded CE 6.0 BSP for NXP LPC3250 ARM9
Adeneo, a Microsoft Windows Embedded Gold Partner with facilities in Europe and in the USA, announced the full commercial release of the Windows Embedded CE 6.0 reference BSP for the LPC3250 ARM9[tm] processor-based microcontroller from NXP Semiconductors targeting consumer, entertainment, industrial, medical and automotive industries.

GE Fanuc Introduces PACMotion Controller for Motion Applications
GE Fanuc Intelligent Platforms announced the introduction of its breakthrough motion solution, PACMotion. PACMotion is a completely new motion controller designed to serve the high-end needs of complex motion applications. It is part of an integrated motion and machine logic solution with the performance, flexibility and scalability required for advanced machine automation. PACMotion modules control up to four axes plus a master axis, and up to 10 modules can be placed in a PACSystems RX3i rack for simultaneously control of up to 40 axes.

Lanner Unveils FW-7520, FW-7560 Celeron M-based Network Appliances
Lanner Electronics, Inc. announced the release of two new Celeron M-based network appliances suited for a wide range of network security and traffic management solutions. The Lanner FW-7520 and FW-7560 combine low power consumption with custom designed cooling solutions to deliver outstanding performance-per-watt, and built entirely with RoHS-compliant materials and production processes.

Commell Rolls Out FS-97D PICMG 1.0 Single Board Computer
Taiwan Commate Computer Inc. (COMMELL) introduced the PICMG 1.0 FS-97D SBC based on the Intel Q35 Express Chipset that supports Intel Core 2 Quad or Intel Core 2 Duo processors up to FSB1333/1066/800MHz, with Intel® Core[TM]2 Duo processors on 45nm and 65nm process technology to meet a wide range of performance needs, including Intel Core 2 Duo E8400, Intel Core 2 Duo E6400, Intel Core 2 Duo processor E4300, Intel Pentium Dual-Core E2160, and Intel Celeron 440.

MEMS 2008 Conference Panel Features iSuppli Analysts
The world of Microelectromechanical Systems (MEMS) is heating up as these devices now are being integrated into everything from consumer electronics applications, to automotive applications, to alternative energy products. At the electronica 2008 World, Jérémie Bouchaud, director and principal analyst for MEMS at iSuppli, and Richard Dixon, Senior Analyst, MEMS, will be hosting five panel discussions covering the changing shape of the MEMS market and analyzing how influential these devices are becoming in the electronics industry.

MSC Vertriebs Announces Hitachi TX20D19VM2BAA TFT LCD Display
MSC Vertriebs GmbH presents the brand-new 8 inch TFT LCD display TX20D19VM2BAA. It extends the 16:9 family of Hitachi, who is well known for quality panels. The biggest advantage of the TFT is based on its up-to-date LED backlight. Its outstanding features are low power consumption and less heat. An inverter is not required. The display could be driven without any shielding in critical EMI applications. LEDs of the latest generation illuminating the screen perfectly, for a lifetime up to 40k hours (MTTH).

Gleichmann Introduces NEC NE55410GR LDMOS Field Effect Transistor
The LDMOS FET NE55410GR from NEC Electronics (Distribution: Gleichmann Electronics) combines two field effect transistors with 2 W and 10 W power output on one die, manufactured using NEWMOS technology. The N-channel power FET, designed as driver device for power amplifiers in the frequency range from 0.1 to 2.6 GHz, features an excellent thermal stability, an extremely wide supply voltage range from 3 V to 32 V and integrated ESD protection.

Bombardier Selects Kontron Embedded Computing Technology for Rail System
Kontron announced its embedded computing technology will again be integrated into another one of Bombardier’s rail system designs being developed to answer transportation needs throughout China. This is the latest development in an ongoing long-term design relationship between Kontron and Bombardier, the number one designer and manufacturer of innovative transportation solutions including regional aircraft, business jets, bus and rail transportation equipment.