PCI/C6600 DSP board supplements the company's other DSP boards based on the C6x DSP chip. The PCI/C6600 delivers 3,200 MIPS/2GFLOPS of processing power, targeting it for embedded DSP applications. The board supports either two TMS320C6201 (fixed point) or two TMS320C6701 (floating point) processors operating at up to 200 MHz. Data sheet offers a product description, operation diagram, and a photograph. A separate section lists the key specifications.
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Festo's BionicKangaroo combines pneumatic and electrical drive technology, plus very precise controls and condition monitoring. Like a real kangaroo, the BionicKangaroo robot harvests the kinetic energy of each takeoff and immediately uses it to power the next jump.
Design News and Digi-Key presents: Creating & Testing Your First RTOS Application Using MQX, a crash course that will look at defining a project, selecting a target processor, blocking code, defining tasks, completing code, and debugging.
Focus on Fundamentals consists of 45-minute on-line classes that cover a host of technologies. You learn without leaving the comfort of your desk. All classes are taught by subject-matter experts and all are archived. So if you can't attend live, attend at your convenience.