Vendor Exhibition 2016

Meet expert engineers from the leading global vendors of the tools and technologies that can help you achieve success in your work.

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Exhibiting Companies:


This exhibition will give you the chance to meet experts in their field, in a non-sales environment. Whether it is off the shelf hardware, debug tools, software, protocol stacks, device drivers or design services, this is your chance to meet them in one place and explore the latest thinking and developments.

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Exhibitors :

Lauterbach is the world’s largest producer of hardware-assisted debug tools. Its engineering team has more than 30 years of experience in making world-class debuggers and emulators. The company attaches great importance to very high technical standards and only the latest development methods are used. This sound technical know-how has a high priority in the sales, support and training departments contributing to the technical expertise that is highly regarded by their customers across the world.

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Formed in 2001 as Intelligent Display Solutions Ltd (IDS), Intelligent Group Solutions Ltd (IGS) is a specialist solutions provider to customers wishing to use Optoelectronics in their products. These include custom and semi-custom solutions in the Mono LCD and Colour TFT areas.

In 2013, a new division: Intelligent Embedded Solutions (IES) was launched to provide embedded solutions to complement our display and touch screen portfolio. Based on customer requirements, we already have a number of products which make adding a display to a customer system quick and easy.

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Lynx Software is a world leader in the embedded software market is committed to providing open and reliable real-time operating systems (RTOS) and software tools to embedded developers.


The company's LynxOS family of operating systems offers open standards with the highest level of safety and security features, enabling many mission-critical systems in defense, avionics and other industries.

The latest product in the portfolio, the award winning LynxSecure offers a secure separation kernel and embedded hypervisor that forms a platform for the development of high assurance systems.

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Phaedrus Systems is a leading embedded tools supplier in the UK supporting engineers at all stages of embedded safety-critical and high-integrity projects. Tools available include requirements capture for IEC 26262 IEC 61508, EN 50128, DO178 and nuclear applications, a SIL3 RTOS and compiler validation reports.

Consultants have experience working on automotive, rail and aerospace applications. Backing these is a wide range of other relevant embedded tools, including code checkers, USB and TCP/IP stacks, development kits, debuggers and ICE's.

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Based in the UK Midlands and working with a growing number of International Delivery Partners, the teams at SafeTTy Systems Ltd provide support for organisations across the world that need to create real-time embedded systems that are both safe and secure.

SafeTTy Systems products and services are based on the use of time-triggered (TT) architectures. Their customers include developers of automotive, industrial, aerospace, marine, defence and satellite systems, as well as companies producing high-end consumer goods.

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For more than 40 years, LDRA has developed and driven the market for software that automates code analysis and software testing for safety-, mission-, security- and business-critical markets. Working with clients to achieve early error identification and full compliance with industry standards, LDRA traces requirements through static and dynamic analysis to unit testing and verification for a wide variety of hardware and software platforms.

Boasting a worldwide presence, LDRA is headquartered in the UK with subsidiaries in the United States and an extensive distributor network. For more information on the LDRA tool suite, please visit:

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Solid State Supplies Ltd provide semiconductors, related components and modules for embedded processing, control and communications (both wireless and wired), power management, and LED lighting. Focusing on products from a limited number of suppliers, they understand their products in depth and offer customers outstanding levels of commercial and technical support.

They have particular expertise in high-reliability components for mil/aero applications. Our Quality Management System accords with BS EN ISO 9001: 2008 Standard, and we are AS9120

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Undo’s products are used by thousands of developers to solve complex, real-world problems for leading technology companies from embedded to enterprise and High Performance Computing to banking.

Its unique record, rewind and replay technology enables Linux and Android developers to see exactly what their program did at every step in its execution, and its reversible debugging and offline debug capabilities allow problems to be fixed in rapid time. Developers can now respond quickly to failures in production and test environments, increase their debugging productivity by at least 50% and improve software quality.

Undo is a privately held company headquartered in Cambridge, UK. It is one of fifteen select companies participating in Accenture’s FinTech Innovation Lab in London and its technology has won numerous awards including ‘Best Software Product’ at the 2015 ARM Innovation Challenge and Gartner’s ‘Cool Vendor in Application Development’.

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Telexsus is a leading provider of hardware and software tools. We work with companies across the design and engineering sector to help them develop products more quickly, and manage their systems more effectively.

Our clients range from startups through to multinationals. Typical industries include telecommunications, embedded systems, networking, semiconductor design, military and aerospace, and electronics manufacturing. We assist engineers designing complex hardware and systems, from initial concept through to volume manufacture.

Our key products are XJTAG boundary-scan tools, Teledyne LeCroy protocol analysers, J-Testr functional test systems and EXOSTIV realtime FPGA debug tools. This equipment, combined with specialist knowledge of system design, development, debug and fault prediction methods can significantly reduce development time and manufacturing cost.


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Hitex UK offers a varied range of products and services including development tools, PCB design, boards, modules, consultancy, complete product design services and automation solutions.


Hitex's team enables their customers to achieve the maximum performance from their products or applications. Whether you need to design a new product, source a new manufacturing route or are improving an existing product to maintain market leadership, Hitex will have the right solution for your needs.

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JTAG Technologies believe that boundary-scan, based on IEEE 1149.x standards, is the best technology to overcome test and programming challenges in today's and tomorrow's complex electronic systems.

With over 8,000 installations world-wide and the industry's strongest record of product innovation, JTAG Technologies is ideally positioned to help you realize the benefits of boundary-scan through every stage of your product's life cycle, from development and prototyping to manufacturing and field service.

Learn more about JTAG Technologies at

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Software Quality is the driving force behind QA Systems. Their certified testing tools enable organizations worldwide to develop high-quality software which meets the stringent demands of safety standards compliance and the high expectations of their customers.

QA Systems leads the automation of unit testing, code coverage, integration testing and static analysis to optimise safety and business critical embedded software faster and cheaper. All of the tools are independently certified by SGS TÜV for use at the highest integrity level of safety related software development for all major safety standards (ISO 26262, IEC 61508, IEC 62304, EN 50128, and IEC 60880), and qualifiable for standards such as DO-178B/C.

Founded in 1996 by CEO and racing driver, Andreas Sczepansky, QA Systems operates across Europe and through a global reseller network. QA Systems has over 350 blue-chip customers, across all safety related and business critical industries. In addition to our tools, the QA Systems Academy shares our know-how and expertise with engineers from around the world.

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From heart monitors to coffee makers, treadmills to thermostats, farm equipment to sports cars, interactive graphical displays are everywhere, and a great Graphical User Interface (GUI) has become a prerequisite to a product’s success. It’s the face, the first impression, the warm smile and firm handshake. The user interface is the window into the array of unprecedented features inside these next generation products. The quality, beauty and responsiveness of the GUI speaks volumes about what’s under the hood, and when delivered in a cost-effective package, these easy-to-use everyday products can change the world.

Altia’s mission is to help manufacturers get great user interfaces from the artist’s imagination to the lowest cost hardware in the shortest amount of time. We do this by providing powerful, professional-grade embedded system GUI development tools that help creative, customer-focused designers and software engineers build and deliver game-changing user interfaces. Altia's tools are used from concept to deployed code, maximizing productivity and re-use of work. With Altia's tools, manufacturers can deliver better GUIs ten times faster with half the resources.

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SDC Systems Ltd is a leading UK distributor of tools and technologies that aid the development of intelligent systems and devices. Operating in areas such as embedded systems development, enterprise software development, software testing and code analysis, SDC Systems have brought together a range of leading products that enable innovation and accelerate development.

Backed up by high quality engineering services and support, SDC Systems bring a wealth of knowledge and expertise to the high technology industry in the UK and beyond

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Barric is a leader in the manufacture of electronics.

With over 25 years of experience, investment and success, Barric has enabled innovative companies across the world to take successful products to market. Whether your technology is surface mount, through hole, cable assembly or full box build, Barric has the technology and expertise to deliver an outstanding service.

Barric provides a broad range of services to the technology sector. From early stage design assistance, pcb assembly, complete product manufacture and even warranty repair and rework.

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Established in 1985, PRQA is recognised throughout the industry as a pioneer in static analysis, championing automated coding standard inspection and defect detection, delivering its expertise through industry-leading software inspection and standards enforcement technology.

PRQA’s industry-leading tools, QA·C, QA·C++ and QA·Verify, offer the closest possible examination of C and C++ code. All contain powerful, proprietary parsing engines combined with deep accurate dataflow which deliver high fidelity language analysis and comprehension. They identify problems caused by language usage that is dangerous, overly complex, non-portable or difficult to maintain. Plus, they provide a mechanism for coding standard enforcement.

PRQA has corporate offices in UK, USA, India, Ireland and Netherlands, complemented by a worldwide distribution network.

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Jactron is a specialist distributor of memory and solid state storage solutions using industrial NAND and DRAM components. Using over 60 years combined specialist knowledge, Jactron offer a tailored solution to suit your evolving application requirements.

Jactron only represent leading industrial manufacturers who are committed to innovation and breakthrough storage technologies, as well as support for ongoing legacy requirements. Jactron’s trusted advisors save you time and money with their in-depth specialist product knowledge, technical support and dedication to provide the right solution, every time.

Jactron’s mission is to help identify the best of breed product and then provide the highest level of quality, reliability, traceability and support to ensure we can maintain the solution for the lifetime of the application and beyond.

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Established in 1991, Pico Technology produces high quality PC- based Oscilloscopes and offer a modern alternative to traditional and costly bench-top test and measurement equipment.

PicoScope’s are used in a wide range of applications across many different industries due to their portability, connectivity and outstanding value for money.

PicoScope oscilloscopes include a built-in function generator or AWG: thePicoScope 6 software includes mask limit testing to automate device testing against a “gold” standard, plus decoding of popular serial busses such as I2C, SPI, CAN/LIN and FlexRay, which helps to locate data-specific waveform errors. Software is also free for the life of the product.

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A division of i4innovation, Smartboxx designs and manufactures custom enclosures, panels and housings from plastic and composite materials. With customers in industries as diverse as biotechnology and solar energy.

Smartboxx provides a real alternative to moulding. This technology can be utilised for low volume requirements through to volume production. As the UK’s leading custom enclosure manufacturer, Smartboxx can turn around prototypes within one week and consistently provide efficient timescales from concept to production.

Two of the companies design engineers will be available to discuss your enclosure requirements and offer cost effective solutions.

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Polarion Software is a leading provider of a 100% browser-based and unified platform for Requirements, Quality, and Application Lifecycle Management(ALM).

Polarion helps global organizations in a wide range of industries, from automotive to medical device and aerospace; creators of products that people trust. Helping to achieve agility, traceability and compliance for their complex products. More than 2.5 million users worldwide rely on Polarion to fuel collaboration; integrate ALM and Product Lifecycle Management (PLM); and more efficiently bring their high-quality products to market.

For more information, visit

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2net - Embedded LInux Training and Consulting

2net has a wealth of experience in using Linux in mobile and embedded systems. If you are just starting out on an Android or Linux project, or if you would like us to work on a part of a project, or indeed on a whole project, we are on hand to help you get the most from your system.

2net work on fixed price or daily rates, either on site or off. It may be just a one day contract to resolve a particular issue, or it may be a long term project. 2net are flexible and able to fit in with your requirements in almost all cases.

Areas of expertise include - Linux Training, Linux ports and board support packages, Linux Real Time Development and Device Drivers.

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Verifysoft Technology is located in Offenburg, Germany.

Since 2003 Verifysoft Technology has been committed to providing test productivity solutions that help companies more efficiently maintain and enhance their software applications.

Verifysoft technologies are successfully used by more than 400 customers in over 30 countries all over the world. Most of the customers use Verifysoft solutions on embedded targets and come from safety critical industries such as automotive, medical, railway, aerospace, defence etc.

The main focus of Verifysoft is dynamic and static analysis, as well as code coverage on host and on all (even smallest) embedded targets. Verifysoft Code Coverage Tool Testwell CTC++ works with all compilers/cross-compilers and for all coverage levels.

Qualification kits for DO178-C, ISO 26262 and other standards are available.

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SCL understands that developers are forced to work to shorter timescales and more frequent releases. At SCL, we've been working with developers for over 25 years to help them build better quality and robust applications and devices. Over the years technology has changed and we have worked with a number of software vendors and through experience now work with these partners of choice in the UK and Ireland providing local sales, technical support, training and consultancy services.

Grammatech CodeSonar – Static analysis software for C/C++ and Java Source code and Binaries. CodeSonar uncovers defects and security vulnerabilities at compile time finding more real defects, with a low false positive rate, than other products we had experienced.

VerifySoft – Testwell CTC++ Code Coverage software. We chose the Testwell code coverage software because it's powerful, will work with any complier and can be deployed to any target with a low instrumentation overhead.

Lattix - We consider critical for helping you understand and visualize dependencies right across your systems. With Lattix you can measure, track and report on changes in your system and understand and enforce the intended architecture and understand the impact of change.

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Cambridge Network is a membership organisation based in the vibrant high technology cluster of Cambridge, UK.

The Cambridge Network brings people together - from business and academia - to meet each other and share ideas, encouraging collaboration and partnership for shared success. You can find out more about the Cambridge Network at

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Linkwave Technologies is a provider of 2G/3G/4G wireless connectivity and location solutions. At Linkwave Technologies, we are knowledgeable about our range of products and passionate about delivering high standards of technical support and commercial service.

Linkwave Technologies is a specialist distributor of Sierra Wireless products, serving the UK and Ireland. www.

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Cambridge Consultants is a world-class multidisciplinary product developer and engineering design consultancy.

Founded in 1960, we now have more than 540 people working in our laboratories and offices in Cambridge (UK), Boston (USA) and Singapore.

Our extensive in-house skills, facilities and technologies enable us to offer solutions across a diverse range of industries including medical technology, industrial and consumer products, digital health, oil and gas, and wireless communications.

Most of our projects are revolutionary new designs – so we provide a fascinating environment for a wide variety of engineers and scientists.

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Pickering Interfaces designs and manufactures modular signal switching and instrumentation for use in electronic test and simulation, and offers the largest range of switching products in the industry for PXI, LXI, PCI and GPIB applications, with a full range of supporting cables and connectors.

Pickering’s products are specified in test systems installed throughout the world and have a reputation for providing excellent reliability and value.

The company operates globally with direct operations in the US, UK, Germany, Sweden, France, Czech Republic and China, with additional representation in countries throughout the Americas, Europe and Asia.

Pickering currently serves the aerospace & defence, automotive, telecoms, industrial, medical, energy and commercial electronics

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Vector Software is the leading provider of dynamic automated test tools for embedded software applications.

With hundreds of customers worldwide, Vector Software's VectorCAST embedded software testing platform provides the most complete and cost effective approach to unit testing, integration testing, and code coverage. Software development organizations that need to solve complex quality problems use VectorCAST to perform dynamic software analysis. Unlike manual or semi-automated processes, VectorCAST products consistently deliver manageable and repeatable testing outcomes enabling organizations to improve productivity, reduce risk, and maximize ROI.

Founded by embedded software engineers in 1989, Vector Software is headquartered in East Greenwich Rhode Island with offices worldwide and a world-class team of support and technology partners.

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Transcend Information. Inc. was founded in 1988 by Mr. Chung-Won Shu, Peter, with its headquarters in Taipei, Taiwan.

Today, Transcend has become a leading global brand of digital storage, multimedia and industrial products with 14 offices worldwide. Transcend designs, develops, and manufactures all of its own products. As a customer-focused company, Transcend has the ability to quickly respond to the market's changing needs.

Win a Transcend Drive Pro 520 in the prize draw - Transcend will be represented by Solid States Supplies at this event -

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Digi International is a manufacturer of a wide range of ARM embedded modules and radio modems based on Zigbee, 868MHz, 2.4GHz, CDMA and GSM M2M communications platforms.

Digi™ develops reliable products and technologies designed to connect and securely manage local or remote electronic devices over the network or via the Web. Digi™ offers a wide range of embedded and non-embedded products, professional services and the Digi Device Cloud™, a secure, on-demand cloud computing platform for device management and application integration. Digi™ solutions are cost-effective, easy to use and operate at the highest levels of performance, flexibility and quality.

Digi will be represented by Solid States Supplies at this event -

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Microsemi Corporation offers a comprehensive portfolio of semiconductor and system solutions for communications, defense & security, aerospace and industrial markets.

Products include high-performance and radiation-hardened analog mixed-signal integrated circuits, FPGAs, SoCs and ASICs; power management products; timing and synchronization devices and precise time solutions, setting the world’s standard for time; voice processing devices; RF solutions; discrete components; enterprise storage and communication solutions, security technologies and scalable anti-tamper products; Ethernet solutions; Power-over-Ethernet ICs and midspans; as well as custom design capabilities and services. Microsemi is headquartered in Aliso Viejo, Calif., and has approximately 4,800 employees globally.

Microsemi will be represented by Solid States Supllies at this event -

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Cambridge based Elesar Ltd designs all kinds of high speed electronics, and the software used to drive them, with a specialism in ARM based systems.

Elesar can engage on any level from customising an existing design, to creating something unique to match a specific requirement, right from PCB layout to production test fixtures working with your CEM.

Elesar flagship Titanium motherboard uses a dual core Cortex-A15 processor and is arranged in standard ATX compatible form factor for easy integration into larger systems, and will be on show at this year's H/WExpo, which will be co-located with the DDC2016

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The Peak Group is a proven provider of automated test and measurement solutions supporting every stage of the assembly process from component testing to highly complex functional solutions.

With over 25 years experience of innovation in the military, aerospace, rail, automotive, power generation and industrial electronics markets, The Peak Group offers a holistic approach to ensure that all aspects of the product lifecycle are supported from prototype through to service and repair.

The Peak Group offers intelligent integration of COTS (commercial off-the-shelf) equipment with custom-designed mechanical, electronic and system software elements. Comprehensive installation and commissioning procedures merge Peak's test solutions with customers' processes, followed up with hands on training and detailed documentation.

Peak's dedicated service, warranty and post-warranty support ensures rapid response and minimal equipment downtime.



are a Sub Contract Electronics Manufacturer who truly understand the concepts of Design for Manufacture and the difference it can make to your bottom line.

Having started life as a PCB design service over 20 years ago it has evolved to offer a full spectrum of electronics manufacturing services which include PCB & Cable assembly, while retaining that core design philosophy at its heart. One of the longest standing of those services is fast turnaround prototype assembly; HCD offer some of the fastest turnaround times in the industry, while still maintaining the highest quality standards.

HCD always strive to achieve our customer’s desired goal of a high quality product but at a reasonable cost and lead time, produced here in the UK .

Please contact us for any EMS requirements you might have.

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Test and Verification Solutions

Test and Verification Solutions (T&VS) was formed in the UK in 2008 to provide specialist test and verification services and products to the worldwide semiconductor and embedded systems industries, including:

  • Pre-silicon hardware verification services
  • Software Testing
  • Post-Silicon validation
  • Requirements Management product and services
  • Verification IP
  • Outsourcing Services
  • Training
  • Benchmarking

T&VS is able to deliver start-of-the-art solutions by keeping abreast of latest developments through attending, speaking at and organising industry conferences and events, and by writing leading edge articles on test and verification methodologies and tools.

Our clients include many of the leading semiconductor organisations as well as many start-ups. They typically use T&VS for the following advantages:

  • Focus on development and innovation
  • Balance testing workloads
  • Improve test and development processes
  • Lower development costs
  • Speed up time to market
  • Deliver better quality software with reduced risk

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