Hercules RM48x Development Kit

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Description

The RM48 Hercules™ Development Kit is based on the RM48L952 and is ideal for getting started on development with the IEC 61508 SIL 3 certified  RM48x series of the Hercules RM family of microcontrollers. The development board features RJ45 10/100 Ethernet, USB-A Host, and USB-B Device Interfaces along with an on board XDS100v2 JTAG emulator and access to all peripheral pins. The kit is comprised of a development board, a DC power supply, a mini-B USB cable, and an Ethernet cable.

Recommended software and tools from TI can be found at the links below:

  • Code Composer Studio™ IDE – Integrated development environment (debugger/compiler)
  • HALCoGen – Hardwar Abstraction Layer (peripheral drivers) Code Generator with examples
  • Hercules Safety MCU Demos – show key features of Hercules MCUs and do initial board checkout
  • HET IDE – High End Timer debugger with simulator and code examples

Features
  • On-board USB XDS100v2 JTAG debug
  • On-board SCI-to-PC serial communication
  • External high-speed emulation via JTAG
  • Access to signal pin test points
  • LEDs, temp sensor and light sensor
  • CAN transceivers
  • MIPI connector for 32bit ETM Trace
  • RJ-45 10/100 Ethernet interface
  • USB-A host interface
  • USB-B device interface

What's Included

  • RM48L950 Development board
  • CCStudio IDE: C/C++ Compiler/Linker/Debugger
  • HALCoGen Peripheral Driver Generation Tool
  • CCS and nowFlash Flash Programming Tools
  • GUI Demos with Project/Code Examples
  • Type A to mini B USB cable for using on board XDS100V2 JTAG emulator
  • Ethernet Cable
  • Flashlight for light sensor demo
  • 5V Power Supply with universal plug adapters


Functional safety training series

This 4-part training series will provide you information to help ease the development of your IEC 61508 and ISO 26262 functional safety applications.

Start developing on the Hercules platform quickly and easily

A number of Hercules EVMs are available making it easy to begin developing optimized software and hardware solutions. Select the best Hercules EVM for you.

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TMDSRM48HDK:
TMDSRM48HDK Hercules Development Kit

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Technical Documents
Datasheet (4)
Title Abstract Type Size (KB) Date Views TI Recommends
PDF 8808 30 Jun 2015
PDF 8846 30 Jun 2015
PDF 8915 30 Jun 2015
PDF 8868 30 Jun 2015
Errata (2)
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PDF 229 31 May 2016 0
PDF 239 31 May 2016 0
User guides (2)
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PDF 447 02 Nov 2018 0
PDF 11170 01 Mar 2018 0
White papers (1)
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PDF 847 12 May 2015 0
Design files (1)
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ZIP 4879 07 Aug 2013 0

Software (2)

Name Part Number Software Type
Hercules™ Safety MCU Cortex™-R4 CMSIS DSP Library  HERCULES-DSPLIB  Software Libraries 
SafeTI Hercules Diagnostic Library  SAFETI_DIAG_LIB  Software Libraries 

Development Tools (5)

Name Part Number Tool Type
Uniflash Standalone Flash Tool for TI Microcontrollers (MCU), Sitara Processors & SimpleLink devices  UNIFLASH  Flash Programming Tools 
Code Composer Studio (CCS) Integrated Development Environment (IDE)  CCSTUDIO  SW Development Tools, IDEs, Compilers 
Hardware Abstraction Layer Code Generator for Hercules MCUs  HALCOGEN  SW Development Tools, IDEs, Compilers 
Hercules Safety MCU Demos  HERCULES_SAFETY_MCU_DEMOS  SW Development Tools, IDEs, Compilers 
High End Timer (HET)  HET_IDE  SW Development Tools, IDEs, Compilers 

Design Kits & Evaluation Modules  ( 1 )

Name Part Number Tool Type
TMDSRM48USB Hercules Development Kit  TMDSRM48USB  Evaluation Modules & Boards 

TI Devices (10)

Part Number Name Product Family
RM48L530  16/32-Bit RISC Flash Microcontroller  Microcontrollers (MCU) 
RM48L540  16/32-Bit RISC Flash Microcontroller  Microcontrollers (MCU) 
RM48L550  16/32-Bit RISC Flash Microcontroller  Microcontrollers (MCU) 
RM48L730  16/32-Bit RISC Flash Microcontroller  Microcontrollers (MCU) 
RM48L740  16/32-Bit RISC Flash Microcontroller  Microcontrollers (MCU) 
RM48L750  16/32-Bit RISC Flash Microcontroller  Microcontrollers (MCU) 
RM48L930  16/32-Bit RISC Flash Microcontroller  Microcontrollers (MCU) 
RM48L940  16/32-Bit RISC Flash Microcontroller  Microcontrollers (MCU) 
RM48L950  16/32-Bit RISC Flash Microcontroller  Microcontrollers (MCU) 
RM48L952  16/32-Bit RISC Flash Microcontroller  Microcontrollers (MCU) 

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