FTDI’s FT51A Series of 8-bit MCU with USB hub ICs and modules available through Alpha Micro

Basingstoke, UK – 26 January 2016 – Alpha Micro has announced the availability of FTDI’s FT51A Series of 8-bit microcontrollers with two development modules. The FT51A is an 8051 compatible MCU that integrates USB device and hub port capabilities to deliver an enhanced IO bridging functionality on 8-bit architectures. The devices allow for cascading distributed [...]

January 26th, 2016|

TFT for Industrial Designs

Gone are the days you could get away with a set of buttons and maybe an LED or two for the control interface of an industrial automation control unit. Today’s industrial designs demand operational functionality more like the intuitive smartphone user interface we are all now familiar with. Making the control of fairly complex processes [...]

January 25th, 2016|