How many channels are enough for you? (Data Acquisition Systems)
The components of data acquisition systems include sensors, signal conditioning, filters, Analog-to-Digital Converter (ADC), other data acquisition elements, and last but not the least, unique application software.
In this iNote Jim and Patrick discuss about the real world of high speed multi-channel data acquisition system. Patrick provides examples about a large channel count system.
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