- on Microcontrollers
- Published in issue 4/2013 on page 54
Rapid prototyping the Microsoft way
In early 2011 Microsoft launched a rapid prototyping platform named .NET Gadgeteer based on its .NET Micro Framework (NETMF). Like many other rapid prototyping systems, the platform is intended to facilitate the creation of electronic systems by non-specialists, basically by keeping the complexity of hardware well out of sight.