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May
24
2018
Advanced Driver Automation Systems (ADAS)
Sponsored by: National Instruments
2PM EDT (1 year ago)
The functions performed by today's (and tomorrow's) vehicles is beyond what a consumer would have dreamed of, even a few years ago. But the manufacturers know that they're just scratching the surface on what's possible. In this webcast, we'll look at the full-stack (hardware, infrastructure, data, a...
May
24
2018
A Deep Dive into the DDS/OPC UA Gateway Specification
Sponsored by: RTI
11AM EDT (1 year ago)
One of the most important challenges that system designers and system integrators face when deploying complex Industrial Internet of Things (IoT) systems is the integration of different connectivity solutions and standards. At RTI, we are constantly working to accelerate the Industrial IoT revolutio...
May
15
2018
What’s Driving Electric Vehicles?
Sponsored by: Texas Instruments
11AM EDT (1 year, 1 month ago)
When it comes to design and manufacturing of Electric Vehicles, the goal of auto OEMs is to provide a customer ownership experience that meets or exceeds Internal Combustion Engine (ICE)-based cars today.
May
02
2018
Data Centricity: The Key to Automating the Processes of a Drilling Rig
Sponsored by: RTI
2PM EDT (1 year, 1 month ago)
Current automation and system integration in the upstream market is failing to meet the growing technological needs of the market space. A retiring workforce, volatility in oil prices, depreciation of conventional drilling and the need to digitize the oilfield is challenging the industry to break ex...
Apr
19
2018
5 Ways to Improve Reliability in IIoT Systems
Sponsored by: RTI
2PM EDT (1 year, 2 months ago)
Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) applications are extremely complex and require sharing data across hybrid networks on the edge, in the fog, and to the cloud. Reliability in these systems is a challenging yet critical requirement. To meet the demands, the Industrial Internet Consortium (IIC) rec...
Apr
17
2018
Solving Avionics Safety Certification Challenges for Modern Aircraft
Sponsored by: DDC-I, dSPACE, LDRA
2PM EDT (1 year, 2 months ago)
Whether it's a commercial passenger jet, a general aviation aircraft, a military fighter jet, or combat helicopter, avionics technology continues to get more and more sophisticated and relies increasingly on the latest commercial-off-the-shelf (COTS) hardware and software. Civil aviation authorities...
Apr
17
2018
Leveraging Embedded Systems Solutions While Reducing SWaP for EW, SIGINT, and Radar Applications
Sponsored by: Pentek
11AM EDT (1 year, 2 months ago)
As enemy threats become more complicated and sophisticated, there is within the Department of Defense (DoD) a demand for advanced RF and microwave solutions to counter those threats. Spectrum dominance, electronic warfare (EW), radar upgrades, and other sensor applications require system designers t...
Apr
11
2018
Securing Edge Devices for IoT
Sponsored by: Wind River
2PM EDT (1 year, 2 months ago)
The presentation will educate the audience on deep security risks that are possible in IoT, the challenges of developing a secure device, and the ongoing security concerns of a device during its product lifecycle. The overarching message is security is not trivial and has unforeseen costs. With litt...
Apr
10
2018
Security is Paramount in Medical
Sponsored by: LDRA, Wittenstein
2PM EDT (1 year, 2 months ago)
Security is generally at the top of the list of "must haves" for designers of medical devices. But what does that mean exactly? How secure is secure? Do you know the end environment where your device will be deployed? Are you sure? These are just the first of many questions that must be answered if...
Mar
29
2018
Predictive Maintenance
Sponsored by: National Instruments, Wind River, and Kontron
11AM EDT (1 year, 2 months ago)
In many industrial settings, we already capturing lots of data. However, that’s just one piece of the Industrial IoT chain. You have to know what to do with that data. But doing a proper analysis in the Cloud, designers are far better equipped to make decision at the Edge. This webcast will look at...
Mar
28
2018
Understand What It Takes to Design for Vehicle Autonomy
Sponsored by: National Instruments
2PM EDT (1 year, 2 months ago)
Vehicle Autonomy is one of the most talked about subjects today in the electronics/engineering community. The key reasons for that are A) the potential benefit it could bring and B) the difficulty in designing and implementing the technology. In this webcast, we'll share some real insights on the cu...
Mar
22
2018
Avionics Safety Certification Challenges with UAVs
Sponsored by: dSPACE, LDRA
2PM EDT (1 year, 2 months ago)
Unmanned aircraft, drones, remotely-piloted aircraft, or whatever one chooses to call them are increasing in number and often staying ahead of the regulatory bodies tasked with setting their safety standards. Compliance with FAA safety certification standards such as DO-178 B and C for software and...
Mar
21
2018
The Rise of the Robot Overlords: Clarifying the Industrial IoT
Sponsored by: RTI
2PM EDT (1 year, 2 months ago)
The smart machine era will be the most disruptive in history. Medical treatment systems, the power grid, manufacturing lines, process control and transportation systems work today the same way they did 20 years ago. But in the next few years, engineers in every industry will find a way to leverage t...
Mar
20
2018
Thermal Management Challenges in Modern Military Computer Systems
Sponsored by: ELMA Electronics, Kontron
11AM EDT (1 year, 2 months ago)
Designers of embedded computing systems for military applications such as avionics, electronic warfare, radar, etc., love the advantages modern processors and FPGAs bring them but continue to need innovative ways to deal with the extra heat these components bring with them especially in small form f...
Mar
15
2018
Designing IoT for the Long Term Using Feedback Loops
Sponsored by: Ayla Networks
2PM EDT (1 year, 3 months ago)
Like any system, your IoT system needs constant tweaking and/or incremental improvements. That’s best using built-in analytics and feedback loops. Join us as experts in IoT discuss this technology for continuous improvement of IoT systems in a host of industries and applications.
Feb
22
2018
The New In-Vehicle UI
Sponsored by: National Instruments
2PM EDT (1 year, 3 months ago)
From active safety to infotainment, in-vehicle HMIs are now tasked with conveying information that keeps occupants both comfortable and out of harm's way. However, the convergence of systems within modern automobiles now sees safety-critical functions often operating alongside non-critical features,...
Feb
21
2018
Enabling Open Architectures and Commonality in Military Sensor Systems
Sponsored by: Annapolis Micro Systems, Kontron, National Instruments, Mercury Systems
11AM EDT (1 year, 3 months ago)
A demand for commonality is driving procurement and technology development within the Department of Defense (DoD). Commonality is enabled by open architectures and technology reuse across multiple platforms -- from radar to electronic warfare to ISR sensors. The cost benefits of commonality happen n...
Feb
21
2018
Enabling Open Architectures and Commonality in Military Sensor Systems
Sponsored by: Annapolis Micro Systems, Kontron, National Instruments, Mercury Systems
11AM EDT (1 year, 3 months ago)
A demand for commonality is driving procurement and technology development within the Department of Defense (DoD). Commonality is enabled by open architectures and technology reuse across multiple platforms -- from radar to electronic warfare to ISR sensors. The cost benefits of commonality happen n...
Feb
01
2018
Cybersecurity for Automobiles: BlackBerry's 7-Pillar Recommendation
Sponsored by: BlackBerry QNX
2PM EDT (1 year, 4 months ago)
As automobiles are increasingly connected to the internet and to other systems, they can be commandeered and rendered dangerous. The problem is complex and today's point-solutions leave a "hackable" system. In this webinar, we will outline BlackBerry's 7-Pillar recommendation to harden automotive el...
Jan
24
2018
Panel Discussion: Cyber Security: It Starts with the Embedded System, Part II
Sponsored by: LDRA, RTI, Wind River, WinSystems
2PM EDT (1 year, 4 months ago)
Embedded systems security is critical in the detection and prevention of security breaches in larger IoT systems. System vulnerabilities are often a result of unexpected system architecture or service connectivity where device vulnerability leads to breach of financial or corporate servers. Join us...
Jan
16
2018
Power Panel: Gallium-Nitride vs. Silicon Carbide (GaN vs. SiC)
Sponsored by: Littelfuse, RECOM, TDK Corporation, Texas Instruments
2PM EDT (1 year, 5 months ago)
The panelists on this engineering roundtable discussion will present technical, performance and design considerations when selecting GaN or SiC instead of traditional silicon-based solutions for specific power conversion needs. Both device structures and optimized converter topologies (including dri...
Jan
11
2018
Connected Cars: Get Security in your Clutches
Sponsored by: LDRA
2PM EDT (1 year, 5 months ago)
The "connected car" has evolved from automobiles with basic Internet access capabilities to vehicles that are part of the very network fabric. Today's connected car requires bi-directional communications with other vehicles, nearby infrastructure, and the cloud to enable advanced safety, optimum eff...
Dec
20
2017
Efficiently Monitoring Energy Usage in Battery Powered Systems
Sponsored by: Microchip Technology
2PM EDT (1 year, 5 months ago)
Monitoring energy and power can be useful for many reasons. Beyond power management for power and energy savings, changes in energy usage can point to changes in a system that need to be addressed, such as higher than expected energy usage due to a software update or component failure.
Dec
12
2017
Designing for the Future: Evolution of Smart Building Automation Systems
Sponsored by: Texas Instruments
2PM EDT (1 year, 6 months ago)
As mainstream consumers become more connected, they expect the devices they use to interoperate, bringing a collective "awareness" that adds value to their day-to-day activities. To meet these expectations, product developers increasingly require robust, scalable software solutions capable of supp...
Dec
06
2017
Reducing Avionics Packaging Up to 40%: MiniMRP Leads the Next Generation of Avionics Packaging
Sponsored by: TE Connectivity
2PM EDT (1 year, 6 months ago)
The Mini Modular Rack Principle (MiniMRP), standardized in ARINC 836, is a design and modular component solution for avionics systems that distributes avionics throughout the aircraft in smaller, lighter package configurations -- reducing avionics packaging space up to 40%!

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