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Frequently asked questions

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Acronym: CCP

CAN Calibration Protocol. CCP provides a standard means of communicating with CAN-based products, such as our MICROGen product.

CCP supports a number of features including program reflashing, tuning and calibration.

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Where does the name ‘MICROGen’ come from?

The name MICROGen comes from the fact that this powerful and capable control unit combines a microcontroller with our patented Genix technology.

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Acronym: ECU

ECU is commonly used as an acronym for Electronic Control Unit.

ECUs are embedded control systems often used in aerospace, rail, marine and automotive environments.

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Acronym: RCP

RCP stands for Rapid Control Prototyping.

See the application notes or product information below for more information.

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Acronym: HILST

HILST stands for hardware-in-the-loop simulation testing.

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What does ‘Genix’ mean?

Genix is our patented technology for software reconfigurable signal conditioning.

Many of our products now employ the techniques we developed many years ago when Genix was first conceived.

Just some of the products that use Genix signal conditioning are H1 Signal Conditioning Boards, H3 Intelligent I/O modulesH4 Distributed I/O modules and  MICROGen.

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