Electronic Design

March 29, 2007

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FEATURES

COVER STORY/ENGINEERING FEATURE · William Wong
  Cautiously Optimistic Exhibitors Revisit ESC In 2007
As the dust settles in the embedded sector, vendors return to the Embedded Systems Conference.

TECHNOLOGY REPORT · Louis E. Frenzel
  DSL Dominates Broadband Worldwide
Suprisingly, cable still edges out DSL in the U.S. But more carriers are turning to DSL as they move to IPTV and the triple play.
 
 

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DEPARTMENTS

 
ENGINEERING ESSENTIALS
· David Maliniak
Communication And Common Sense Rule In PCB Design
Successful PCB design demands a concurrent approach.
 
DESIGN VIEW · Stuart Jamieson, Emerson Network Power
Micro Means Modularity In Telecom
MicroTCA takes advantage of mezzanine cards developed for the AdvancedTCA platform by eliminating the need for carrier cards.
 
EMBEDDED IN ELECTRONIC DESIGN

· Modules Combine Build And Buy Decision
· Eclipse-Based Module Kit For $99
· Module Builds On Lantronix XPort
· Off-The-Shelf Chips Take The Semi-Custom Route
· 32-Bit Processors Proliferate
· IDE Gets Snappy
· Drive Controller Can Do CAN
· Microkernel RTOS Adds Wear-Level Flash Memory Manager
 
IDEAS FOR DESIGN

LED Battery Charger Becomes A Subfunction In A Microcontroller
· Nedjeliko Lekic, Zoran Mijanovic, and Vasil Davidovic, University of Montenegro

Drive Smart Cards With A Low-Cost MCU's UART
· Carlos Cossio, senior smart card engineer

TECHVIEW


  THE INDUSTRY
Shift To Digital Improves Aircraft Early Warning Systems
· Build A Color Printer For The Cost Of A B&W Model
 
ANALOG & POWER · Don Tuite
Amp Designers Find Novel Ways To Use Charge Pumps
· Self-Contained POL Modules Hit The Mainstream
 
EDA · David Maliniak
SystemVerilog Verification Reaches For Higher Productivity
· Sequential Power Optimization Tool Pinpoints Clock-Gating Opportunities At RTL
 
DIGITAL · Daniel Harris
Mobile A/V Chip Offers Performance Without Requiring Lots Of Power
· Design Tip: Create An FPGA-Based Design
· 56-nm MLC NAND Writes 10 Mbytes/s
 
WIRELESS
ICs Keep AM/FM Radio On Top Of Broadcast Media
· High-Linearity Mixers, Modulators, And Demodulators Improve Basestation Performance


COLUMNS SPONSORED EDITORIAL
 

EDITORIAL · Mark David
Get Kids Involved In Electronics Before We Become Extinct

PEASE PORRIDGE · Bob Pease
What's All This Capacitor Leakage Stuff, Anyhow?

POINT OF VIEW · Paul McLellan, Virutech
Performance Is A Plus, But Debugging Dogs Developers

DESIGN FAQs · William Wong
Multimedia Automotive Networks

BASICS OF DESIGN · William Wong
Streamlining Heterogeneous System Design

 

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