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Renesas Synergy™ AE-CLOUD1 Application Example for Cloud Connectivity

The Renesas Synergy™ AE-CLOUD1 enables rapid evaluation, prototyping and development of cloud connected applications using the Renesas Synergy™ Platform. AE-CLOUD1 comes preloaded with the Renesas IoT Sandbox demo, the AE-CLOUD1 kit can also be used with the Synergy Enterprise Cloud Toolbox, which enables connection to Amazon Web Services, Microsoft Azure and Google Cloud Platform. AE-CLOUD1 features the S5D9 MCU Group, which is the superset of the S5 MCU series.


AE-CLOUD1 consists of the following hardware components


MCU Board

  • Featuring Renesas Synergy™ S5D9 MCU Group with Arm® Cortex®-M4F @120 MHz with 2 MB Flash and 640 KB SRAM.
  • The MCU board also offers 256 Mbits serial Nor QSPI Flash, 6-axis digital compass, microphone, barometric pressure, relative temperature and humidity sensors, 10/100 Base-T Ethernet port, USB 2.0 Full Speed (Device and 5 V Power), 2 x Grove connectors (I2C/GPIO, UART/GPIO), and 3 x colored LEDs (Red, Yellow, Green).


Wi-Fi Board

  • Offering 802.11 b/g/n connectivity using Qualcomm Atheros’ QCA4002, supported by the Synergy Wi-Fi Framework.


Debugger and Cable

  • Segger J-Link® Lite for Renesas Synergy™ debugger and cable.


USB Cables

  • 2 x A male to Micro B male 1ft cables.

Embedded Software

  • Programming at the API level using Synergy Software Package (SSP) with production ready RTOS, middleware, security, frameworks, libraries, and drivers. Please visit the Renesas Synergy™ Gallery for more information and downloads, including professional grade development tools.


Cloud Services


Getting Started
The AE-CLOUD1 kit comes pre-programmed with the firmware needed to connect to the Renesas IoT Sandbox. To get started with Renesas IoT Sandbox, follow the instructions in the online tutorial for diagnostics intelligence.  
AE-CLOUD1 can also be used with the Synergy Enterprise Cloud Toolbox. To get started with Synergy Enterprise Cloud Toolbox, download the application project and follow the instructions in the Quick Start Guide which are included.

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