Optical Computer – Components, Working Principle and Why We Need It

Optical Computer is indeed the computer technology of future which uses light particles called Photons. This post will discuss Optical Computer, Optical Components required for computation, why we need it, its working principle, advantages and disadvantages. What is an Optical Computer A ...

SCADA System – Components, Hardware & Software Architecture, Types

SCADA (Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition) systems are used in monitoring and control of industrial equipment in various stages such as development, manufacturing, production and fabrication. This post will discuss SCADA system, basic components (in detail), hardware & software architecture, ...

UART (Universal Asynchronous Receiver Transmitter) Communication

UART stands for Universal Asynchronous Receiver Transmitter. It is a dedicated hardware for serial communication. If you can recall the legacy system configurations, you can see that devices like printer, modem, and mouse were linked using heavy connectors. All these ...

Parallel Communication – Evolution, Works, Characteristics, When to Use

Parallel Communication has been a popular choice when a high speed data transfer is required. This post entails Parallel Communication, evolution history, how it works, characteristics, When to use it and difference in Serial & Parallel Communication. What is Parallel Communication Parallel ...

Serial Communication – Protocols, Standards and Advantages

Serial Communication is the simplest communication of all between a sender and receiver. It became popular owing to its low cost installation and less space requirements. This post will discuss Serial Communication, its protocols, comparison of RS Standards and advantages ...