New Version 9.62
In the following days we will provide our customers with the download for the final version 9.61e of the »RealTime Suite« and, for testing purposes, the new version 9.62 via our service portal. Among additional features, version 9.62 includes improved stability for the dynamic driver switching with the "Copenhagen" concept.
Customer satisfaction survey
We would like to invite you to take part in our customer satisfaction survey. This will help us to further improve our service in the future and take into account customer requests. You can answer the survey in max. 2 minutes. For your cooperation we would like to say 'Thank You' in advance.
New Version of the DOS Enabler
With the new version 9.61 of the »DOS Enabler«, DOS applications can be integrated into the Windows environment more easily. New features include startup via desktop icon or autorun registry entry, automatic closing of the DOS Window or rebooting of the PC, access to drives and many more.
Improved MultiTasking real-time properties
The properties of the multitasking real-time system of the »RealTime Suite« have been greatly improved with Version 9.61. On several systems and configurations, jitter has been decreased by up to 80%. Additionally, network interrupts, CAN interrupts as well as UART interrupts now run completely within the task context.
Test the new Version now!
OpenCV is Open for Real-Time
Kithara Software has successfully finished the connection of the open-source image processing library OpenCV to the company’s own real-time extension. Run Machine Vision in real-time on Windows platforms!
Kithara Software Again Honored with Innovation Award
As last year, Kithara is among the 111 most innovative, excellent and trendsetting products of 2014. The real-time USB3 extension of the »RealTime Suite« took place 3 in the category ”Development Software”, voted by the readership of the journal Elektronik.
A Close View on USB3 Vision™
Following the real-time support of USB 3.0, Kithara Software now also provides real-time for the machine vision standard USB3 Vision.
The Legend is Back!
Kithara Software has finished the redevelopment of the compatibility tool »DOS Enabler«, which allows for DOS applications to run on modern systems with stable performance.
Kithara Software is a specialist for real-time on Windows operating systems with more than 18 years of experience. With our comprehensive know-how and many years of expertise we will help you to realize even challenging projects.
The »RealTime Suite« is a modular real-time extension for Windows, which combines hardware-dependent programming, communication, automation protocols and image processing. With seamless integration of the modules you get all required components in one piece.
Some features: EtherCAT® Master including Distributed Clock, Safety (FSoE), hot-plug capability and cable redundancy; real-time CANopen Master® (can also be embedded in EtherCAT topology); supports almost all Gigabit-Ethernet Controllers manufactured by Intel and Realtek with native real-time drivers; GigE Vision® full-speed image acquisition and image processing with HALCON in real-time; communication over CAN adapters of different manufacturers by a neutral API; supports A/D-, D/A- and Digital-I/O multi-function cards of different manufacturers; USB and serial communication...
The software supports the current Windows OS from WinXP to Win8, 32-bit as well as 64-bit. The preemptive real-time multi-tasking system is programmable in C/C++ or Delphi. By using a DLL, the real-time system can also be embedded in a C# application.