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Protecting USB devices from Electrostatic Discharge (ESD)

Post date: 3 months 4 weeks ago
The next-generation circuitry in today’s consumer and industrial electronics is smaller, faster, better. Consumers love the innovations. But test engineers are not as enthusiastic. Because that innovation comes with a striking downside: increased susceptibility to electrostatic discharge. If the...

Programmatically Checking for Attached Devices

Post date: 4 months 3 weeks ago
Acroname's hubs are a robust hardware solution to many common usb related tasks:  remotely simulating a manual plug-cycle, charging (or not charging) batteries on connected devices, and switching control between two host computers. Accompanying this robust hardware is an equally robust, mature,...

How to Turn On or Off USB Remotely via Software (No Unplugging)

Post date: 6 months 1 week ago
The problem   USB devices often need to be disconnected and reconnected (plug-cycled) or reset. The  reasons for plug-cycling a USB device are as varied as types of USB devices themselves.   In service, the simplest solution to many USB-related problems is to reset the errant host machine or...
Acroname BrainStem LabVIEW API

BrainStem LabVIEW API

Post date: 4 years 10 months ago
The long awaited BrainStem LabVIEW API is finally here!   Well, kind of...   Currently, the API has only been completed for the USBHub2x4 and the USBHub3P+. However, the framework has been laid for all BrainStem devices and USB hubs, and we will soon announce when that has been completed as well...
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