In a sign of growth and expansion, PTC has acquired OHIO Design Automation, an electronics design collaboration software developer based in New Hampshire. The acquisition will integrate OHIO-DA's InterComm™ software solution with PTC's Windchill® PLM Solution, which will allow for EDA design data management and enable concurrent design across a design chain. OHIO-DA counts among its customers Cisco, Raytheon, Motorola, Harris, EMC. To learn more, go to http://rbi.ims.ca/3849-513.
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.