Embedded http://www.linuxjournal.com/taxonomy/term/27/0 en iStorage diskAshur Storage Drives http://www.linuxjournal.com/content/istorage-diskashur-storage-drives <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-node-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/content/istorage-diskashur-storage-drives" class="imagecache imagecache-node-page imagecache-linked imagecache-node-page_linked"><img src="http://www.linuxjournal.com/files/linuxjournal.com/ufiles/imagecache/node-page/nodeimage/story/12237f1.jpg" alt="" title="" class="imagecache imagecache-node-page" width="200" height="67" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p> With software-free setup and operation, the new <a href="https://istorage-uk.com">iStorage</a> diskAshur group of ultra-secure storage drives works across all operating systems, including Linux, macOS, Android, Chrome, thin and zero clients, MS Windows and embedded systems. <span class="read-more"><a href="/content/istorage-diskashur-storage-drives"> more>></a></span></p> http://www.linuxjournal.com/content/istorage-diskashur-storage-drives#comments Embedded Hardware Products Security Storage Fri, 06 Oct 2017 16:50:38 +0000 James Gray 1339511 at http://www.linuxjournal.com eCosCentric Limited's eCosPro http://www.linuxjournal.com/content/ecoscentric-limiteds-ecospro-0 <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-node-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/content/ecoscentric-limiteds-ecospro-0" class="imagecache imagecache-node-page imagecache-linked imagecache-node-page_linked"><img src="http://www.linuxjournal.com/files/linuxjournal.com/ufiles/imagecache/node-page/nodeimage/story/12223f6.jpg" alt="" title="" class="imagecache imagecache-node-page" width="200" height="80" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p> eCos&mdash;which means the "Embedded Configurable Operating System"&mdash;is an open-source RTOS for deeply embedded applications. Deployed in a diversity of markets and devices, eCos' popularity is a result of a variety of commercial and technical advantages over competing RTOS offerings. <span class="read-more"><a href="/content/ecoscentric-limiteds-ecospro-0"> more>></a></span></p> http://www.linuxjournal.com/content/ecoscentric-limiteds-ecospro-0#comments Development Eclipse Embedded Products Mon, 25 Sep 2017 12:43:36 +0000 James Gray 1339500 at http://www.linuxjournal.com Key Considerations for Software Updates for Embedded Linux and IoT http://www.linuxjournal.com/content/key-considerations-software-updates-embedded-linux-and-iot <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-node-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/content/key-considerations-software-updates-embedded-linux-and-iot" class="imagecache imagecache-node-page imagecache-linked imagecache-node-page_linked"><img src="http://www.linuxjournal.com/files/linuxjournal.com/ufiles/imagecache/node-page/nodeimage/story/12135f4.png" alt="" title="" class="imagecache imagecache-node-page" width="200" height="105" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p> The Mirai botnet attack that enslaved poorly secured connected embedded devices is yet another tangible example of the importance of security before bringing your embedded devices online. A new strain of Mirai has caused network outages to about a million Deutsche Telekom customers due to poorly secured routers.<span class="read-more"><a href="/content/key-considerations-software-updates-embedded-linux-and-iot"> more>></a></span></p> http://www.linuxjournal.com/content/key-considerations-software-updates-embedded-linux-and-iot#comments Embedded IOT Security Tue, 19 Sep 2017 14:05:04 +0000 Eystein Stenberg 1339495 at http://www.linuxjournal.com BeBop Sensors, Inc.'s Marcel Modular Data Gloves http://www.linuxjournal.com/content/bebop-sensors-incs-marcel-modular-data-gloves <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-node-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/content/bebop-sensors-incs-marcel-modular-data-gloves" class="imagecache imagecache-node-page imagecache-linked imagecache-node-page_linked"><img src="http://www.linuxjournal.com/files/linuxjournal.com/ufiles/imagecache/node-page/nodeimage/story/bebop-sensors-pix.jpg" alt="" title="" class="imagecache imagecache-node-page" width="200" height="117" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p> In the fabric-embedded sensors space, all controllers need to be accurate and fast. "If latency is more than 6&ndash;8 milliseconds, you are out of the band", cautions BeBop Sensors Inc., maker of the new Marcel Modular Data Glove solution for virtual and augmented reality OEMs. <span class="read-more"><a href="/content/bebop-sensors-incs-marcel-modular-data-gloves"> more>></a></span></p> http://www.linuxjournal.com/content/bebop-sensors-incs-marcel-modular-data-gloves#comments Embedded gaming Products Mon, 28 Aug 2017 13:09:13 +0000 James Gray 1339475 at http://www.linuxjournal.com Mistral Solutions' 820 Nano SOM http://www.linuxjournal.com/content/mistral-solutions-820-nano-som <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-node-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/content/mistral-solutions-820-nano-som" class="imagecache imagecache-node-page imagecache-linked imagecache-node-page_linked"><img src="http://www.linuxjournal.com/files/linuxjournal.com/ufiles/imagecache/node-page/nodeimage/story/12202f1.jpg" alt="" title="" class="imagecache imagecache-node-page" width="200" height="135" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p> One of the smallest System on a Module (SOM) solutions currently available in the market&mdash;measuring a mere 51mm x 26mm&mdash;is <a href="https://www.mistralsolutions.com/product-engineering-services/products/sd820-nano-som">Mistral Solutions</a>' 820 Nano SOM. The company predicts that its new 820 Nano SOM solution is "destined to be a preferred SoM in the industry". <span class="read-more"><a href="/content/mistral-solutions-820-nano-som"> more>></a></span></p> http://www.linuxjournal.com/content/mistral-solutions-820-nano-som#comments Android Embedded Products Fri, 07 Jul 2017 14:56:57 +0000 James Gray 1339431 at http://www.linuxjournal.com eCosCentric Limited's eCosPro http://www.linuxjournal.com/content/ecoscentric-limiteds-ecospro <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-node-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/content/ecoscentric-limiteds-ecospro" class="imagecache imagecache-node-page imagecache-linked imagecache-node-page_linked"><img src="http://www.linuxjournal.com/files/linuxjournal.com/ufiles/imagecache/node-page/nodeimage/story/12187f8.png" alt="" title="" class="imagecache imagecache-node-page" width="200" height="171" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p> In contrast to general-purpose operating systems for the Raspberry Pi, the new eCosPro from eCosCentric Limited is a lightweight, multithreaded, industrial-strength RTOS delivering reduced latency with bounded response times. eCosPro's resource requirements are a fraction of those demanded by a general-purpose OS and maximize the RAM resources available to applications.<span class="read-more"><a href="/content/ecoscentric-limiteds-ecospro"> more>></a></span></p> http://www.linuxjournal.com/content/ecoscentric-limiteds-ecospro#comments Embedded Products Raspberry Pi Mon, 03 Jul 2017 13:25:52 +0000 James Gray 1339429 at http://www.linuxjournal.com Crank Software's Storyboard Suite http://www.linuxjournal.com/content/crank-softwares-storyboard-suite <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-node-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/content/crank-softwares-storyboard-suite" class="imagecache imagecache-node-page imagecache-linked imagecache-node-page_linked"><img src="http://www.linuxjournal.com/files/linuxjournal.com/ufiles/imagecache/node-page/nodeimage/story/12173f6.jpg" alt="" title="" class="imagecache imagecache-node-page" width="200" height="89" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p> <a href="http://www.cranksoftware.com">Crank Software</a> is working hard to change how embedded user interface (UI) solutions are developed. Traditional development methodologies, asserts the Crank group, leave designers on the sideline after the artwork has been handed off to the software developers.<span class="read-more"><a href="/content/crank-softwares-storyboard-suite"> more>></a></span></p> http://www.linuxjournal.com/content/crank-softwares-storyboard-suite#comments Embedded Products Wed, 31 May 2017 11:58:19 +0000 James Gray 1339400 at http://www.linuxjournal.com Wibu-Systems CmASIC http://www.linuxjournal.com/content/wibu-systems-cmasic <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-node-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/content/wibu-systems-cmasic" class="imagecache imagecache-node-page imagecache-linked imagecache-node-page_linked"><img src="http://www.linuxjournal.com/files/linuxjournal.com/ufiles/imagecache/node-page/nodeimage/story/12173f4.jpg" alt="" title="" class="imagecache imagecache-node-page" width="200" height="124" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p> Wibu-Systems describes the new generation of its CmASIC module as "the answer to the security-by-design needs of modern embedded computing technology leaders:. CmASIC is a module that Intelligent Device Manufacturers (IDMs) can directly embed into their boards to provide out-of-the box security and entitlement management. <span class="read-more"><a href="/content/wibu-systems-cmasic"> more>></a></span></p> http://www.linuxjournal.com/content/wibu-systems-cmasic#comments Embedded Products Security Fri, 19 May 2017 15:30:38 +0000 James Gray 1339394 at http://www.linuxjournal.com Adding IoT Flare to a Hot Springs and Spa Business http://www.linuxjournal.com/content/adding-iot-flare-hot-springs-and-spa-business <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-node-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/content/adding-iot-flare-hot-springs-and-spa-business" class="imagecache imagecache-node-page imagecache-linked imagecache-node-page_linked"><img src="http://www.linuxjournal.com/files/linuxjournal.com/ufiles/imagecache/node-page/nodeimage/story/1.jpg" alt="" title="" class="imagecache imagecache-node-page" width="200" height="191" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p> As the folks at Bozeman Hot Springs usher their hot springs and spa into the 21st century with new technology and pools, they are thinking about new ways to delight their customers and stay top of mind. One recurring request, no doubt from the avid skiing community, is the ability to read current pool temperatures online, in the same way ski resorts publish current snow conditions.<span class="read-more"><a href="/content/adding-iot-flare-hot-springs-and-spa-business"> more>></a></span></p> http://www.linuxjournal.com/content/adding-iot-flare-hot-springs-and-spa-business#comments Embedded HOW-TOs IOT Thu, 18 May 2017 13:20:06 +0000 Derek Hildreth 1339392 at http://www.linuxjournal.com openHAB http://www.linuxjournal.com/content/openhab <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-node-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/content/openhab" class="imagecache imagecache-node-page imagecache-linked imagecache-node-page_linked"><img src="http://www.linuxjournal.com/files/linuxjournal.com/ufiles/imagecache/node-page/nodeimage/story/12168f6.jpg" alt="" title="" class="imagecache imagecache-node-page" width="200" height="114" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p> Partners Canonical, <a href="http://openhabfoundation.org">openHAB Foundation</a> and Azul Systems have collaborated hard to drive development of the new openHAB 2.0 smart-home platform as a snap package. An alternative to Apple Homekit and Samsung SmartThings, openHAB from openHAB Foundation is completely free and open source, and acts as a control hub for home IoT setups. <span class="read-more"><a href="/content/openhab"> more>></a></span></p> http://www.linuxjournal.com/content/openhab#comments Embedded IOT Products Mon, 24 Apr 2017 14:34:04 +0000 James Gray 1339367 at http://www.linuxjournal.com Mender http://www.linuxjournal.com/content/mender <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-node-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/content/mender" class="imagecache imagecache-node-page imagecache-linked imagecache-node-page_linked"><img src="http://www.linuxjournal.com/files/linuxjournal.com/ufiles/imagecache/node-page/nodeimage/story/12168f2.png" alt="" title="" class="imagecache imagecache-node-page" width="200" height="68" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p> The new production release of <a href="http://mender.io">Mender 1.0</a>, an open-source tool for updating embedded devices safely and reliably, is now available.<span class="read-more"><a href="/content/mender"> more>></a></span></p> http://www.linuxjournal.com/content/mender#comments Embedded IOT Products Mon, 10 Apr 2017 11:00:44 +0000 James Gray 1339350 at http://www.linuxjournal.com The Weather Outside Is Frightful (Or Is It?) http://www.linuxjournal.com/content/weather-outside-frightful-or-it <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-node-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/content/weather-outside-frightful-or-it" class="imagecache imagecache-node-page imagecache-linked imagecache-node-page_linked"><img src="http://www.linuxjournal.com/files/linuxjournal.com/ufiles/imagecache/node-page/nodeimage/story/figure1.png" alt="" title="" class="imagecache imagecache-node-page" width="200" height="186" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p> Blistery cold weather is sinking in, which ought to ignite an instinctual desire to get your house in order and monitor it so the water pipes don't freeze and burst. So, let's take a timely look at a project setting up some temperature probes in various areas, reading them and reporting in a custom dashboard.<span class="read-more"><a href="/content/weather-outside-frightful-or-it"> more>></a></span></p> http://www.linuxjournal.com/content/weather-outside-frightful-or-it#comments Cool Projects Embedded HOWTOs Fri, 03 Feb 2017 15:03:11 +0000 Derek Hildreth 1339273 at http://www.linuxjournal.com Gordon H. Williams' Making Things Smart (Maker Media, Inc.) http://www.linuxjournal.com/content/gordon-h-williams-making-things-smart-maker-media-inc <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-node-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/content/gordon-h-williams-making-things-smart-maker-media-inc" class="imagecache imagecache-node-page imagecache-linked imagecache-node-page_linked"><img src="http://www.linuxjournal.com/files/linuxjournal.com/ufiles/imagecache/node-page/nodeimage/story/12120f6.jpg" alt="" title="" class="imagecache imagecache-node-page" width="200" height="253" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p> Pretty much anything in the <a href="http://oreilly.com">O'Reilly</a> spin-off Make: series is like catnip to us Linux cats, and the new book <em>Making Things Smart</em> is no exception. The book is subtitled <em>Easy Embedded ARM Programming For Transforming Everyday Objects Into Intelligent Machines</em> and is authored by Gordon H. Williams. <span class="read-more"><a href="/content/gordon-h-williams-making-things-smart-maker-media-inc"> more>></a></span></p> http://www.linuxjournal.com/content/gordon-h-williams-making-things-smart-maker-media-inc#comments Books Cool Projects Embedded Products Progamming Wed, 25 Jan 2017 15:48:27 +0000 James Gray 1339266 at http://www.linuxjournal.com Canonical Ltd.'s Ubuntu Core http://www.linuxjournal.com/content/canonical-ltds-ubuntu-core <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-node-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/content/canonical-ltds-ubuntu-core" class="imagecache imagecache-node-page imagecache-linked imagecache-node-page_linked"><img src="http://www.linuxjournal.com/files/linuxjournal.com/ufiles/imagecache/node-page/nodeimage/story/12078f3.jpg" alt="" title="" class="imagecache imagecache-node-page" width="200" height="112" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p> Canonical Ltd.'s "Snappy" Ubuntu Core, a stripped-down version of Ubuntu designed for autonomous machines, devices and other internet-connected digital things, has gained significant traction in the chipset/semiconductor market recently. <span class="read-more"><a href="/content/canonical-ltds-ubuntu-core"> more>></a></span></p> http://www.linuxjournal.com/content/canonical-ltds-ubuntu-core#comments Embedded IOT Products Ubuntu Wed, 19 Oct 2016 13:30:00 +0000 James Gray 1339188 at http://www.linuxjournal.com Epiq Solutions' Sidekiq M.2 http://www.linuxjournal.com/content/epiq-solutions-sidekiq-m2 <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-node-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/content/epiq-solutions-sidekiq-m2" class="imagecache imagecache-node-page imagecache-linked imagecache-node-page_linked"><img src="http://www.linuxjournal.com/files/linuxjournal.com/ufiles/imagecache/node-page/nodeimage/story/12060f6.jpg" alt="" title="" class="imagecache imagecache-node-page" width="200" height="176" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p> Following on its resounding success with its Sidekiq MiniPCIe card, wireless communications systems specialist <a href="http://epiqsolutions.com/sidekiq">Epiq Solutions recently added the Sidekiq M.2</a> state-of-the-art, small form-factor, software-defined radio (SDR) card.<span class="read-more"><a href="/content/epiq-solutions-sidekiq-m2"> more>></a></span></p> http://www.linuxjournal.com/content/epiq-solutions-sidekiq-m2#comments Embedded Products Radio Mon, 26 Sep 2016 11:00:00 +0000 James Gray 1339167 at http://www.linuxjournal.com