Measurement Computing is supporting USB DAQ devices for Android-based tablets.

The Android OS is supported through DAQFlex, a simple and efficient message-based programming interface. The DAQFlex for Android API and example programs are included with selected data acquisition (DAQ) devices from the company. The Android API provides programmers with a way of communicating with these devices without the need for understanding USB communication mechanisms.

Rather than interfacing with the computer via low-level commands, DAQFlex devices interface using simple text messages. In addition to Android, DAQFlex also includes out of the box support for Windows, Linux, and Mac.

A white paper on using Android with Measurement Computing’s DAQ hardware is available for download from the company’s website.


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