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Featured Products

EVAL-CN0313-SDPZ board

EVAL-CN0313-SDPZ board

Overview:

  
The industry's first complete evaluation board with certified RS-485 electromagnetic protection! The EVAL-CN0313-SDPZ board incorporates ADI's ADM3485E, 3.3-V RS-485 transceiver and various circuit protection devices from Bourns and meets IEC61000-4-2/4/5 ESD (electro-static discharge), EFT (electronically-fast transients), and power-surge specifications. The board is offered as part of ADI's Circuits from the Lab™ reference circuit library and includes circuit notes, test data and results to help engineers reduce design risk in applications such as motor controls, grid tied inverters, and programmable-logic controllers.

PSoC4 Pioneer Board

PSoC4 Pioneer Board

Overview:


The PSoC®4 Pioneer Kit (CY8CKIT-042) is an easy-to-use and inexpensive development platform enabling you to create unique designs with the flexibility of PSoC 4. Featuring a member of the PSoC 4200 family, this kit gives you the power of an ARM® Cortex™-M0 combined with the fully customizable analog and digital fabric of the PSoC in the palm of your hands.

i.MX6 Sabre Lite Board

i.MX6 Sabre Lite Board

Overview:


element14 presents the newly launched SABRE Lite evaluation platform featuring the powerful i.MX6 Quad-Core multimedia application processor from Freescale Semiconductor. The Freescale's I.MX 6Quad ARM Cortex-A9 application processor encompasses a quad-core platform running up to 1 GHz with 1 MB of L2 cache and 64-bit DDR3 or 2-ch., 32-bit LPDDR2 support. Integrated FlexCAN, MLB busses, PCI Express® and SATA-2 provide excellent connectivity, while integration of LVDS, MIPI display port, MIPI camera port and HDMI v1.4 makes it an ideal platform for leading-edge consumer, automotive and industrial multimedia applications.

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Freedom KL25Z Development Platform

Overview:


The FRDM-KL25Z Freescale Freedom development platform is a set of software and hardware tools for evaluation and development. This platform is a small, low-power, cost-efficient evaluation and development system for quick application prototyping and demonstration based on the Kinetis L series, the industry's first microcontrollers built on the ARM Cortex-M0+ processor. The development platform combines an industry-standard form factor with a rich set of third-party expansion board options. Using this platform to speed development, applications such as small appliances, gaming accessories, portable medical systems, audio systems, smart meters, lighting and power control, can now leverage 32-bit capabilities and the scalability needed to expand future product lines, all at 8- and 16-bit price and power consumption levels.

Xtrinsic Freedom Development Platform

Xtrinsic Freedom Development Platform

Overview:


element14 exclusively presents a low-cost sensor evaluation kit, which includes a multi-MEMS sensor board based on three Xtrinsic sensors and the Freescale FRDM-KL25Z Freedom platform with the software code included. Ideal for design engineers to easily evaluate and demonstrate the performance of the sensors in a variety of applications.

LPC4357 Multimedia Evaluation Kit

LPC4357 Multimedia Evaluation Kit

Overview:


Working in close collaboration with NXP, element14 exclusively presents ARM® Cortex™-M4 and Cortex™-M0 processors based LPC4357-EVB Multimedia Evaluation Kit. The LPC4357-EVB is a high-performance, low-cost solution for developing DSP and MCU applications within a single architecture and development environment.

Discover Wi-Fi Board

Discover Wi-Fi Board

Overview:


The Discover Wi‐Fi add-on board is designed to provide an easy wireless connection to the ST and support more overall software features through UART and SPI interface. The Discover Wi‐Fi board is based on Murata SN8200 Network Controller Module, a low power, self-contained, certified Wi-Fi network controller module that provides simple serial-to-Wi-Fi connectivity to the internet.

LAUNCHXL-RM42 Hercules LaunchPad

LAUNCHXL-RM42 Hercules LaunchPad

Overview:


The TI Hercules™ LaunchPads (LAUNCHXL-TMS57004 and LAUNCHXL-RM42) are the lowest cost evaluation platforms for Hercules MCUs and provides an entry-level option enabling developers to gain familiarity with TI Hercules MCUs and evaluate the platform's performance and safety features. The LaunchPad is based on Hercules TMS570LS04 and RM42L432 respectively, which are dual core ARM Cortex-R4 based MCUs with features like 12-bit ADC, HET with programmable timer pins, eQEP, MibSPI and serial communication interfaces. The low cost evaluation kits of Hercules MCUs are designed for safety-critical applications related to functional safety standards, such as IEC 61508 and ISO 26262.

Embedded Pi Triple Play Platform

MSP430F5229 LaunchPad Experimenter Board

Overview:


An inexpensive and easy-to-use development platform based on the MSP430F522x series of microcontrollers. Features four 16-bit timers, a high-performance 10-bit analog-to-digital converter (ADC), two universal serial communication interfaces (USCI), hardware multiplier, DMA, comparator, and real-time clock module with alarm capabilities.

Embedded Pi Triple Play Platform

Embedded Pi Triple Play Platform

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Designed for Raspberry Pi, Arduino™ and 32-bit embedded ARM. Blending all three communities together, Embedded Pi helps you to get the most out of each platform. The Embedded Pi is based on the STMicroelectronics STM32F103 MCU and is form-factor compatible with Arduino™ shields. It can operate as a bridge between Raspberry Pi and Arduino™ shields and in stand-alone mode as a Cortex-M3 evaluation board.

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Kits by Embedded Manufacturer
Analog DevicesADuC8, SHARC, BLACKFIN, AduC7 | Associated Dev Tools
ARMARM7, ARM9, ARM11, ARM926, Cortex-A8, Cortex-A9, Cortex-M0, Cortex-M0+, Cortex-M3, Cortex-M4, Cortex-R4 | Associated Dev Tools
AtmelAT89, AVR tiny, AVR, X-mega, AVR-U3, SAM3, SAM7, SAM9 | Associated Dev Tools
Cypress PerformPSoC 1, PSoC 3, PSoC 4, PSoC 5 | Associated Dev Tools
FreescaleVybrid, Kinetis, i.MX, Rs08, S08, S12(X), 56800/E, Coldfire, PowerQUICC | Associated Dev Tools, Exclusive Kits
MicrochipPIC10, PIC12, PIC16, PIC18, PIC24, dsPIC30, dsPIC33, PIC32(MIPS) | Associated Dev Tools
NXPLPC11xx, LPC12xx, LPC13xx, LPC17xx, LPC2xxx, LPC43xx | Exclusive Kit
STSTM8, STM32, STR7
Texas InstrumentsMSP430, PICOLLO, C5000, C6000, TivaC, Hercules,C2000,Stellaris, Sitara, DSP | Associated Dev Tools
DIYRaspberry Pi, Arduino, BeagleBoard, ChipKIT, Digilent, adafruit, Exclusive kits
Kits by Application / Technology
AnalogAmplifier/Signal Conditioning, Analog-Digital Conversion, Digital-Analog Converters, Digital Pots, Other Data Converters, Analog Front End, Encoder, Decoder, Transducer, Clocks & Timers, Other Analog Eval Boards
Audio / VideoAmplifiers, Audio Processing, Video Processing, LCD Display, Other Display Development Kits
CommunicationsEthernet, CAN, Powerline Modem, RS232, RS422, RS485, LIN, SPI, I2C, USB, UART, Serial, SERDES
Lighting ControlFluoroscent, LED-Array Drivers, LED Drivers - Buck, LED Drivers - Boost, LED Drivers - Buck / Boost, LED Drivers - Offline, LED - LCD Backlight, SEPIC
Motor ControlAC Induction, Brushless DC Motor (BLDC/BLAC), Permanent Magnet Synchronus Motor, Stepper Motor, Gate Drivers, Brushed DC Motor
Power ManagementSwitching Regulator, Linear Regulators (LDO), Battery Management, Hot Swap Controllers, System Supervisor Monitor and Control, Energy Harvesting / Metering PFC, LMZ3, POE, PWM Controllers, Load Switch, Other Power Management Development Kits
SensingAcceleration Sensors, Touch Sensing, Image Sensing, Angular/ Gyro, Magnetic Sensors, Pressure Sensing, Temperature, Proximity, Vibration/Shock
WirelessBluetooth, Zigbee / 802.15.4, RFID, ISM, WiFi, NFC, Other RF/IF Development Kits

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Webinars

Connect Things with theThings.IO: the Social Network of the Internet of Things

July 1, 2014

During this webinar, we'll introduce theThings.IO – the social network of the Internet of Things, where users can connect all their online gadgets in a single dashboard.

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The Internet of Things: Architecture and Protocols

July 2, 2014

In this session, JP Vasseur, Chief Architect for the IoT Group at Cisco and Cisco Fellow, will provide an short overview of the IoT architecture and its protocols. This comprehensive architecture addresses these new concerns and presents a meaningful path forward for organizations developing and consuming IoT solutions.

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Connecting your RIoTBoard to the Internet of Things with Plotly

July 3, 2014

Plotly is an online community for sharing and discovering real-time sensor data sent from embedded systems around the world. This webinar will show you how to send data from your RioTBoard to Plotly and share these beautiful graphs with the world.

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Home Automation at Your Fingertips with Eclipse SmartHome and openHAB.

July 8, 2014

Eclipse SmartHome is an open-source platform for building home automation systems. Join Kai and Thomas in this webinar and learn how you can build your very own open home automation solution

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Connecting Your Project to "The Cloud", FREE-2-1 goHACKme!

July 15, 2014

This webinar will explain how to quickly and easily connect, control and monitor all your projects with the cloud via Wi-Fi, completely FREE!

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The Internet of Things in Production (Bosch)

July 22, 2014

In this webinar, Dr. Verena Majuntke of Bosch Software Innovations GmbH in Germany will explain what impact the Internet of Things will have on manufacturing and how it might change business for manufacturers.

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Ultra-low-power design and debug using the MSP430FR5969 LaunchPad

July 24, 2014

Ultra-low-power design and debug using the MSP430FR5969 LaunchPad.

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Internet of Things Projects
RoadTests in Review

Raspberry Pi and EnOcean Internet of Things Pack

Since the Raspberry Pi was introduced in 2012, it has taken the world by storm, revolutionizing the fields of electronics education, project development and rapid prototyping. Now the Raspberry Pi is ready to embrace the addition of the EnOcean Pi and EnOcean Sensor accessories

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RIoTboard

The RIoTboard open source development platform is a low-cost, full-featured, single-board computer developed to address the needs of demanding applications requiring high levels of processing power on an open source platform.

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