Expertise

State-of-the-art processor and micro
controller systems

  • ARM, Cortex, PowerPC, 8…32-bit micros, x86 module integration

Technologies
 

  • SATA Rev. 3.x, DDR3, NAND storage, 10GbE, VMEbus, Firewire, CAN, USB, MOST, Profibus

Analog Design
 

  • ADC, DAC, power supplies, signal conditioning, EMC and EMI protection, signal integrity

Measurement Equipment

  • High-speed oscilloscope, spectrum and protocol analyzer, HF antennas, meters, temperature chamber

Tools

  • Mentor DxDesigner, PADS, Expedition, HyperLynx; Cadence OrCAD; Altium Designer; CadSoft Eagle

Firmware Development for Microprocessors

  • Atmel, Freescale, Texas Instruments, NXP, Renesas, soft-core CPUs…

BIOS, Bootloader and BSP Development

  • Linux, VxWorks, QNX, Windows XP, eCos, EUROS, MQX…

Customer-specific Application Software

  • GUIs, secure communications, inter-processor communications, process control…

Software for Production, Maintenance
and Service

  • ISP, update management, board and system level tests

FPGA Design in VHDL

Excellence at Demanding Applications

  • SoC, DSP, High-Speed, 
Hard Real-Time

Tools

  • Mentor ModelSim, 
vendor tools, ALINT, MATLAB

solectrix IP and Technologies

  • Soft-core CPUs
  • Wishbone interconnect
  • Fieldbuses (CAN, EtherCAT)
  • Motor control
  • Sensor systems
  • SPI
  • UARTs
  • I²C

 

  • 1GbE and 10GbE MAC
  • DMA engines
  • DDR3
  • HD-SDI
  • GigE Vision
  • CoaXPress
  • Camera Link
  • SATA

 

  • FFT
  • DCT
  • Filters (1D, 2D)
  • Statistics
  • PCIe-based video stream server framework
  • Image processing pipeline and compression
  • Timestamp-based mechanism and modules

FPGA-based Imaging

Sensor Interfacing and Control

Color Processing

  • HDR, HQ, high performance
  • Log-based de-mosaicing and 
defective pixel correction
  • Real-time resizers, split screens, overlays
  • Edge enhancement, noise filter
  • Contrast, tonemap, color correction

Analysis

  • Hardware analyzing blocks for real-time adjustments
  • Pattern recognition

Streaming Server and Interfacing

  • Framebuffer with multi-port arbiter
  • Storage and compression
  • HD-SDI
  • HiSPi
  • FPD-Link
  • CoaXPress
  • GigE Vision
  • PCI Express

Unburdening the CPU

  • Control loops for color and 
compression adjustments
  • Tone-curve calculations