Hercules TMS570LC43x Development Kit


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The TMS570LC43x Hercules Development Kit is ideal for getting started on development with the Hercules TMS570LC4357 high-performance safety microcontrollers. The kit is comprised of a development board, a DC power supply, a mini-B USB cable, an Ethernet cable and a software installation DVD that includes Code Composer Studio IDE.

Hercules Safety MCU Demos, HALCoGen, the diagnostics library, HET IDE, Math Library and demo software are all available for download in the software and development tools tables below. The development board features an on-board XDS100v2 JTAG emulator along with access to the MCU’s communication interfaces and all peripheral pins.

  • 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
  • RJ-45 10/100 Ethernet interface

What's Included

  • Quickstart guide
  • TMDXRM57LC development board
  • 5V DC power supply with universal plug adapters
  • CCStudio v6.x IDE: C/C++
  • Compiler/Linker/Debugger
  • UniFlash and CCS programming tools
  • Type A to mini B USB cable for using on board XDS100V2 JTAG emulator
  • Flashlight for light sensor demo

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.

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Technical Documents
Datasheet (1)
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PDF 10383 24 Jun 2016
Application notes (1)
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PDF 3357 21 May 2014 236
User guides (3)
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PDF 1072 19 Oct 2016 635
PDF 13840 22 May 2014 1,536
PDF 426 12 May 2014 926
White papers (1)
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PDF 847 12 May 2015 1,941
Design files (4)
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ZIP 761 20 Aug 2015 406
ZIP 7 20 May 2014 53
ZIP 33 20 May 2014 67
ZIP 3051 20 May 2014 85

Software (1)

Name Part Number Software Type
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 

TI Design Network (1)

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Name Part Number Company Headquarters Location Tool Type
SafeTI-HSK    Hitex Development Tools GmbH  Germany  Development Kits 

TI Devices (1)

Part Number Name Product Family
TMS570LC4357  High Performance 32-bit ARM Cortex-R5 based Microcontroller  Safety 

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