The TMS570LS12 Hercules™ Development Kit is based on the IEC 61508 SIL 3 and ISO 26262 ASIL D certified TMS570LS1227 and is ideal for getting started on development with TMS570LS12x/11x series of the Hercules TMS570 microcontroller family. The development board features RJ45 10/100 Ethernet, two CAN transceivers, an on board XDS100v2 JTAG emulator, and access to all peripheral IO 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