VehiclesVehicles may include multiple embedded systems each with its own hardware and software. For example, a system might monitor engine performance while another system might monitor safety to produce warnings.
ToysToys with advanced features such as a talking doll are implemented with embedded systems.
ElectronicsElectronics big and small such as a washing machine or game controller.
BuildingsComponents of buildings and interior design such as an automatic door.
Power SystemsA solar panel system that transmits performance information to a management server.
Supply ChainElements of a supply chain such as a temperature-controlled container that records temperatures to guarantee that a cold shipment was never exposed to a high temperature.
IndustrialFactory equipment such as a robot.
CitiesSmart city infrastructure such as solar lighting that self-manages its power capacity.
Theme ParksA car on a roller coaster that monitors vibrations and seat belts that can slow and stop the attraction if it finds a problem. fashion could use computers to implement features such as shoes that change colors and patterns on command.
MedicineComputers in medical devices such as a heart monitor.
|Overview: Embedded System|
Computers that are embedded into everyday things that are dedicated to a particular function.