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IIOT – Industrial Internet of Things

What is IIoT and why is it important? Connecting the facts on digital transformation
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Discover Industrial Ethernet Switches

Ethernet switches are essential tools in the networking structure; enabling efficient delivery of data between devices
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Optimising Industrial Operations with Data Visualisation

It’s vital that ‘Big Data’ is analysed in the right way to enable businesses to make the best data-driven decisions
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Raspberry Pi – Powering Industry

Can Pi power up for industry? Power considerations for Raspberry Pi in industrial environments
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How Hot is Too Hot for Raspberry Pi?

Solutions to help deliver optimal performance in industrial environments
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Industrial EMC

Can Raspberry Pi cope with EMI, and will industrial prototypes achieve acceptable EMC?
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How to Connect Raspberry Pi to Industrial Sensors

Raspberry Pi is designed for driving low current devices, is it possible to connect to industrial I/O?
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RS-485 Masterclass – What Is It & Why Use It?

6 reasons RS-485 is a great choice for data transmission

CNC machining benefits from PLC operation linked to PC control, networking

CNC machining benefits from PLC operation linked to PC control
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Controlling a Serial Port From a PHP Webserver

Using PHP in both Windows, OSX and linux to control an RS232 or RS422/485 serial port
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Powering BL-819/BL-830

BL-819 and BL-830 can be powered from alternative sources, for example using USB or Car Cigarette lighter.
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PCI and PCI Express

An introduction to PCI and PCIe and their differences
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The Software Challenge

How to present the data in a uniform manner to the computing device, that is simple to use, easy to configure, secure and…
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Latency and Response Times

What is Latency? And why is it such an issue?
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Brief History of Serial Communications

From MSDOS and ISA to Multicore CPUs and Windows
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BB16PCI958: PCI UART Interface Chip

The BB16PCI958 contains eight UARTs (Universal Asynchronous Receiver-Transmitters) with a host interface suitable for direct connection to a PCI bus.
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Instant Wireless Cable Replacement

Eamonn Walsh, Managing Director of Brainboxes was a guest speaker at this year’s Bluetooth Americas 2003 exhibition in San Jose.
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BB16CF950+ : CompactFlash UART Interface Chip

The BB16CF950+ ASIC is perfect for use in PCMCIA / CompactFlash cards or other devices that require a UART interface.