Sounds like a really worthwhile conference with a diverse and really interesting agenda that spans most of the current engineering hot buttons. Thanks for giving the Design News community a heads up and good road map to DESIGN East. The certification and training possibilities sound really worthwhile even though I bet the lure of swag is still a draw for many.
Rick, we are expecting a blog about Design East, after the summit with happenings and outcomes of the events. This will be helpful for our members t knows about the recent trends and on which direction the industry is heading. Personally am interested in more to know about Android in embedded systems.
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.