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Combining AS5643 and IEEE 1394b – the Rise of the Machine

For years, IEEE-1394 (FireWire) has been a successful standard, however it wasn’t until IEEE-1394b-2002 and its key new features such as allowing looped topologies and 8b10b encoded data, that when coupled with SAE Standard AS5643 created a deterministic, robust, and redundant system architecture suitable for aerospace and defense type applications. Combining AS5643 and IEEE 1394b – the Rise of the Machine

New Article from 1394  Trade Association describes advantages of thunderbolt technology and how it extends firewire’s benefits

San Francisco, Oct. 19, 2012 — A new article developed by the 1394 Trade Association defines and describes the benefits of the innovative Thunderbolt technology, its advantages for consumers, and how it extends the life of the 1394 standard.   continue

 

Firewire-Thunderbolt Adapters from Apple Offer Users Powerful New Connectivity Option
New dongle assures Firewire a permanent feature across wide range of Apple computing products

San Francisco, July 9, 2012 — the 1394 Trade Association said today that Apple’s decision to provide a Firewire-Thunderbolt adapter for its new and legacy PCS provides an innovative and useful option for a broad range of users. continue

1394 Trade Association Design Guide Now Available in Japanese
Includes details on implementing firewire ports on computer, consumer, industrial, audio and other products

San Francisco, May 21, 2012 — the 1394 Trade Association’s comprehensive Firewire design guide, which was developed in 2010 for users and product developers worldwide, is now available in Japanese. continue

1394 Trade Association details the features and benefits of new IIDC2 standard in new technical article
Dave Thompson of LSI focuses on how IIDC2 simplifies industrial video camera design, article published by electronic engineering times

San Francisco, >ay 17, 2012 — the 1394 Trade Association has published a new technical article describing the benefits of the recently finalized instrumentation and industrial digital camera (IIDC2) specification for machine vision, instrumentation and camera applications. continue

 

1394 Trade Association approves revised am specification for mobile and residential consumer audio applications
Integrates latest IEC additions, maintains Firewire as optimal connection for transporting copyright-protected content

San Francisco, April 30, 2011 — The 1394 Trade Association has approved a revision of the audio music (am) protocol, with updates relating to emerging multichannel formats and compression standards used for mobile and residential consumer audio applications (TA2009013 – am protocol ver. 2.3). continue

 

Japan Industrial Imaging Association and 1394 Trade Association announce completion of Industrial Instrumentation Digital Camera Standard
Robust, extensible specification will serve machine vision products used in industrial, commercial and consumer markets

San Francisco, Mar. 13, 2012 – The Japan Industrial Imaging Association (JIIA) and the 1394 Trade Association today announced the completion of the new Industrial Instrumentaon Digital Camera (IIDC2) Standard, providing next generation specifications for machine vision products used in industrial, commercial and consumer markets. continue

New technical article from 1394 Trade Association shows how to use Apple Target Disk Mode with Firewire
Reviews and explains many uses for tdm including system backup, restore, repair, troubleshooting, copying

San Francisco, Jan. 17, 2012 — the 1394 Trade Association has published a new technical article describing how to use Firewire in Apple Target Disk Mode Applications. continue

Firewire reaches 4 gigabit/second speeds; details in new 1394 Trade Association article
Published in EE Times on industrial control design line, technical backgrounder describes the benefits and applications of Firewire at maximum speeds

San Francisco, Jan. 10, 2012 — the 1394 Trade Association has published a new technical article detailing the benefits and applications of Firewire at 4gigabit/second speeds, which has been pioneered and now demonstrated worldwide by Daptechnology B.V. of the Netherlands. continue