How Do I Implement I2C Master Register Read through LabVIEW?

Question from the Customer:

I am using the Aardvark I2C/SPI Host Adapter in I2C mode to perform a Master Register Read. Normally, I can do that with Aardvark Software API, but this time I’m using LabVIEW and it’s not working for me. How do I successfully implement I2C Master Register Read with LabVIEW?

Response from Technical Su...

Control Center Serial Software Series: Using Multi I/O SPI Master Mode

The Control Center Serial Software allows users to easily control their I2C or SPI devices, including multi I/O SPI devices. In this blog, we’ll cover how to use the Multi I/O SPI Master Mode function to easily configure your master device to support dual and quad SPI modes.

What is Multi I/O SPI?

The Standard SPI protocol operat...

Which SPI Host Adapters Work Best for Development and Verification?

Question from the Customer:

For a project focused on SD cards in SPI mode, I am looking at the Aardvark I2C/SPI Host Adapter and the Cheetah SPI Host Adapter. To cut costs, I am also looking at using Beagle I2C/SPI Protocol Analyzers instead of oscilloscopes. Looking at the specifications, I want to confirm how the Aardvark adapter ...

What is a Signal Generator and How is it Used?

Product testing and software debugging are two of the biggest challenges that embedded systems engineers face when creating a new product. To help streamline the process, embedded systems developers must invest in various types of electronics testing equipment that provide clear and concise feedback and insight into product performance....

Which Tools Can Emulate an SPI Slave Device without Inter-Byte Delay?

Question from the Customer:

I need to emulate a SPI slave device that operates at 4 MHz. I am looking at the Promira Serial Platform and the applications. Would the SPI Active - Level 1 Application fulfill these requirements?

  • The data packet is 40 bits in length.
  • There is no inter-byte delay during 1 CS active event: 5 bytes continuo...

Control Center Serial Software Series: Control Center vs Flash Center for Programming

The Control Center Serial Software and Flash Center Software are free software platforms offered by Total Phase that allow users to interface with Total Phase programming tools such as our I2C and SPI host adapters.

While these software platforms offer unique ways to access the features on the Promira Serial Platform, Aardvark I2C/SPI...