Reference Software Platform 15.12 Release!

Posted by rsalveti on Wednesday, December 23, 2015

We are happy to announce the 15.12 release for the reference software platform project! This is our second release and for the first time also includes support for the Enterprise Edition. Since...

96Boards 3D printable EE case

Posted by davidm on Friday, December 18, 2015

I talked about the crafting the CE case using OpenSCAD in a prior blog post.  I’ve since made an OpenSCAD EE case.  It’s much simpler than the CE case, it does...

Pin X is Y or libsoc patches

Posted by andy.doan on Friday, December 18, 2015

There’s a tendency to think your problems are unique. When work was started on handling GPIOs for 96Boards this happened, and we built a 96BoardsGPIO library. A suggestion was made...

Servo Motor Control: generating a stable PWM signal with Xenomai

Posted by ldts on Wednesday, December 16, 2015

To control a standard servo motor we need to be able to generate a stable PWM signal of certain characteristics. For servo motor control this typically means a 5V digital...

96Boards 3D printable CE cases

Posted by davidm on Wednesday, November 25, 2015

I almost let the magic white smoke out of one of my DragonBoard 410c’s a few weeks ago. I don’t know if you’ve ever done that but it’s not nice,...

Bringing Standardization to Linux GPIO for 96Boards

Posted by davidm on Thursday, November 12, 2015

Last time I published I talked about the DragonBoard 410c and the challenges I had working with the GPIOs when running Linux; they work well, but if you try and...

DragonBoard 410c and demos

Posted by davidm on Monday, November 9, 2015

Last time I published, I talked about 96Boards in general and my feelings about the initiative. This time I’m going to talk about the DragonBoard 410c which is built by...

Reference Software Platform 15.10 Alpha Release!

Posted by rsalveti on Saturday, November 7, 2015

It took a bit longer than originally planned, but we’re finally able to announce the first Reference Software Platform release (alpha). The Reference Software Platform Lead Project is part of the...

Xenomai on the 96Boards

Posted by ldts on Friday, November 6, 2015

Xenomai is a well established open source Linux project that has been providing GNU/Linux with a number of RTOS emulators for over a decade on almost every processor family; VxWorks,...

So you have an idea for a PCB?

Posted by sophie-haynes on Tuesday, November 3, 2015

From Idea to Production Designing your own Mezzanine board is exciting process, plus it’s a much neater solution than projects with millions of jumper cables! In the following series of...