Texas Instruments Incorporated announced 60 new fully integrated metering SoCs to be demonstrated at DistribuTECH 2013. The MSP430F677x SoCs can achieve electricity measurement accuracy that meets or exceeds global regulatory requirements for smart polyphase e-meters including IEC 62053-22 and ANSI C12.20 Class 0.2 standards. In addition, the large integrated memory on MSP430F677x SoCs enables more Continue reading →
The Smart Data Concentrator Evaluation Module (EVM) from Texas Instruments Incorporated (TI) is based on TI’s Sitara AM335x ARM Cortex-A8 processors. The TMDSDC-EVMAM335x EVM includes advanced hardware and software that reduce development time by up to nine months while still supporting connectivity to more than 1,000 smart meters. The EVM expands the functionality of designs Continue reading →
Skyworks Solutions, Inc., announced that it has secured a reference design with Texas Instruments Inc. for smart energy, industrial and networking applications including electric/gas/water meters, street lighting, telematic and tracking systems. “TI is delighted to be collaborating with Skyworks to develop a new reference design using TI’s sub-1 GHz RF performance line transceiver and Skyworks’ Continue reading →
Texas Instruments Incorporated, or TI, a designer and maker of semiconductors, has introduced its latest 32-bit C2000 Concerto microcontrollers for motor control, renewable energy and smart grid applications that require power conversion, remote data sharing, diagnostics, monitoring and control from a single device. The new Concerto F28M36x microcontrollers integrate real-time, precise control provided by its Continue reading →
Texas Instruments Incorporated (TI) (NASDAQ: TXN) today introduced a new line of analog front ends (AFEs) for power monitoring and control of smart e-meters. The new ADS131E08 family is available with 8, 6 or 4 channels and in 16- or 24-bit resolution. The devices offer high integration and performance, along with the industry’s lowest power Continue reading →
Texas Instruments strengthened its commitment to the smart meter market this week with its first integrated e-metering product that it claims offers the lowest power. Designed for power monitoring and control of smart e-meters, TI’s latest line of analog front ends delivers 2 milliwatts per channel, which is “about a little over a third less Continue reading →
Texas Instruments Inc. (TI) announced it has expanded its portfolio in utility metering, home and building automation and Smart Grid infrastructure with technology and tools that help developers create secure, economical and future-proof solutions for the Smart Grid. via TI expands smart grid infrastructure portfolio | 2012-01-30 | Microwave Journal.
Texas Instruments Inc. (TI) (NASDAQ: TXN), the leader in highly integrated wireless connectivity solutions, announced the industry’s first demonstration of a radio frequency (RF) system-on-chip (SoC) that integrates an IEEE 802.15.4 (2.4 GHz) radio, an ARM Cortex-M3 processor, dedicated Smart Energy (SE) 2.0 hardware security acceleration, and enough flash and RAM to run the ZigBee Continue reading →