Top Stories


Performance-Portable Programming
Architectural Changes Ahead
"MicroFlix"...Funny name; how crazy would it be if Netflix joined the Microsoft Family?
Careful System Hygiene is the Next Step in Power Reduction

News, Analysis & Features

Featured Blogs

Recommended Technology Papers

  • The 3rd Generation Intel® Core™ Processor: A must have for all high-performance embedded computing appliances

    Satisfying market demands for ever-increasing power savings and performance gains, Kontron offers a broad selection of 3rd Generation Intel® Core™ processor-based embedded computing platforms. These platforms allow OEMs to streamline development of compute- and graphic-intensive applications leveraging the latest technologies in standardized, scalable form factors. Download Kontron’s whitepaper today to find out about Intel’s architecture advancements. Learn how to integrate Kontron’s seven new application-ready platforms that are highly-effective design building blocks that speed time-to-market.

  • Visual Processing in Rugged Environments

    Complex visual processing is becoming an important part of rugged industrial applications. Automated Optical Inspection (AOI) of manufacturing lines, Infrared Thermography (IRT) in oil refineries, and traffic safety enforcement are some examples of the ways image and video processing improve quality, efficiency, and safety. However, visual computing in rugged environments has its challenges. Most applications are resource-intensive and include extensive 2D and 3D graphics processing. Tough environmental conditions require fanless designs that limit power and present thermal dissipation challenges. Customers are also pushing for smaller sizes and lower costs.

  • Improved Graphics Performance Changes the Cost Equation in Digital Signage

    The quality and flexibility of digital signage is a function of the graphics processing capability of the media players that drive the displays. To deliver a high level of graphics performance, media players tend to incorporate discrete graphics processing units, although some players use the graphics engine on the CPU platform. Discover how 3rd Generation Intel® Core™ processors provide retailers improved graphics performance and anonymous video analytics to deliver audience messaging at lower cost and watt.

  • Adding Video Analytics to Analog Surveillance

    Video surveillance today is in the midst of a paradigm shift. Gone are the days of security staff watching fuzzy images on closed circuit TV (CCTV). Instead, high-resolution Internet protocol (IP) cameras are improving video quality and enabling new applications like video content analytics. And with hybrid NVR, users’ will be able to preserve their investment in analog cameras by being able to receive, process and record signals from both analog and newer IP cameras.

EECatalog on Facebook

Find Solutions for Your Project

Embedded Intel® Datasheet Directory