Electronic Products & Technology


February 9, 2020 by Stephen Law

Single board computer lowers cost of embedded computing

AVNET MaaXBoard low-cost, production-ready qualified single board computer is based on the NXP i.MX 8M applications processor. Product is suitable for embedded computing and applications that leverage AI at the edge. It supports design engineers and end-users seeking to create…
January 13, 2020 by Stephen Law

PC meets military standards for critical shielding

EQUIPTO ELECTRONICS TEMPEST PC concept allows customers to choose an up-to-date ATX motherboard, or an HP or Dell i7 PC repackaged for the ultimate in secure operation. The system delivered will be certified to the strictest standard in the industry…
December 24, 2019 by Stephen Law

Open-source USB-key-fob computer improves expansibility

BEAGLEBONE PocketBeagle is an ultra-tiny-yet-complete open-source USB-key-fob computer. Unit features slick design and simple usage, making it a suitable development board for beginners and professionals alike. Board comes with the Octavo Systems OSD3358 1GHz ARM Cortex-A8 processor, and includes integrated…
September 17, 2019 by Danny Boesing, product marketing manager, Samtec Inc.

Connecting with history

Restoring the Apollo Guidance Computer (AGC) for 50th anniversary of Apollo 11
July 16, 2019 by Stephen Law

A look back at the Megatel 2000 Multiple-processor computer

A Look Back: Celebrating four decades of electronics design Marking its 40th anniversary this year, EP&T feature this special column throughout 2019, providing readers with a peak at our past, while paying homage to our history. In this issue, A Look…
June 25, 2019 by Stephen Law

Raspberry Pi 4 is faster, boosts memory with improved interface, connectivity

NEWARK Raspberry Pi 4 Model B Computer provides enhancements in processor speed, multimedia performance, memory and connectivity that will make it attractive to general desktop computer users, hobbyist and makers and professional developers working with compute-intensive embedded applications such as…
March 23, 2019 by Stephen Law

Enterprise class laptop comes with anti-spying offline permanent disconnect option

EUROCOM Commander C2 Blitz, a 15.6-inch enterprise class laptop loaded with features related to security and manageability while enhancing connectivity and expandability. Unit is powered by Intel’s line of socket LGA1151 upgradeable processors up to i9 9900K 8Cores/16Threads CPU, up to…
March 16, 2019 by EP&T Magazine

Insights into Raspberry Pi market emerge from Newark user survey

Newark has released new insights from its global user survey into the market for the Raspberry Pi single-board computer, revealing why and how both professionals and makers use Raspberry Pi.  The research highlights the widespread use of Raspberry Pi by…
October 16, 2018 by Stephen Law

Military grade 5U rack mounted HPC computer system is rugged

CHASSIS PLANS HPC M5U-22 High Performance Computer (HPC) is based on a ruggedized 5U enclosure that is designed to meet the environmental requirements for a wide range of ground, vehicle, shipboard and aircraft installations. Operating specs include 12,000 feet, 0…
July 29, 2016 by Stephen Law

IP65-rated, maintenance-free computer provides data acquisition

MEN MICRO BC50R rugged IP65-rated, maintenance-free box computer is suitable for data acquisition in extreme environments throughout a number of in-vehicle applications. All external interfaces, including USB, digital I/O, Gigabit Ethernet, CAN bus and legacy serial I/O, are implemented on rugged…
May 27, 2016 by Stephen Law

6U VME single board computer operates on Intel CPU

ACROMAG XVME-6700 6U VME single board computer features a FPGA-based VME to PCIe-bridge that extends the life of VME systems for cost-sensitive applications. The high-performance unit is based on the Intel Celeron 2002E processor and utilizes the Intel 8-Series QM87…