QuickLogic Corporation, a developer of ultra-low power, multi-core, voice-enabled SoCs, embedded FPGA IP, and Endpoint AI solutions, announced its Australis embedded FPGA (eFPGA) IP Generator. This tool is a culmination of the company’s three decades of deep domain expertise in designing and shipping programmable logic architectures that are silicon-efficient and manufacturable at scale, implemented using the silicon automation design techniques of the OpenFPGA open-source framework.
How Jena's public transport system monitors its charging columns for the e-bus fleet and uses advanced diagnostic features to increase availability and optimize maintenance activities.
Crowcon Detection Instruments Integrates NevadaNano’s Molecular Property Spectrometer Flammable Gas Sensors - NewsSeptember 07, 2021
Crowcon selects MPS™ sensors for its Gasman products, the industry’s first full-function, personal multi-gas monitor.
SMART-PANEL is designed for intelligent building control and monitoring in a range of industrial, commercial, and residential applications. They include IoT/IIoT, building services systems, electrical installations, wireless communications, measuring and control, security and access control, smart home, medical, and laboratory technology.
AccelerComm Announces 5G O-RAN Standards-Compliant Base Station Accelerator Based on Silicom’s N5010 Platform - NewsSeptember 02, 2021
A combination of O-RAN standards-compliant Layer 1 Accelerator and server platform creates a solution that improves 5G performance while using less resources and power.
An edge software platform combined with computer vision technology provides a more accurate real-time operational picture from the fusion of video analytics and conventional sensor data.
Smart High Level Synthesis (HLS) Tool Suite Enables C++ Based Algorithm Development Using Microchip’s PolarFire® FPGA Platform - NewsSeptember 01, 2021
The need to combine performance with low power consumption in edge compute applications has driven demand for Field Programmable Gate Arrays (FPGAs) to be used as power-efficient accelerators while also providing flexibility and speeding time to market. However, a large majority of edge compute, computer vision, and industrial control algorithms are developed natively in C++ by developers with little or no knowledge of underlying FPGA hardware.
New Networking SoC Test Solution Bridges the Gap Between Pre-Silicon and Post-Silicon Verification
A global survey reveals low-cost SBCs are being used in all stages of product development and production, from proof of concept and prototyping through to production and test equipment.
The German manufacturer Wachendorff Automation is expanding its product portfolio of length measuring systems.
The software allows users to remotely connect with their Mitsubishi Electric CNC machine to manually change or automate offsets.
CONTA-CLIP expands its terminal block range featuring push-in connection for 2.5 mm² cross sections, adding the new PIKD three-level initiator terminals and multi-wire terminals.
TDK Corporation developed the TCM0403M Series of miniaturized thin-film common-mode filters for mobile devices. The 0403 case size (0.45 x 0.3 x 0.23 mm) is 58% smaller and 56% lighter than previous products. With its high common-mode attenuation characteristic, these products reduce intruding noise and improve wireless signal reception sensitivity. The common mode attenuation at 2.4 GHz is 21 dB, and 28 dB at 5.0 GHz, with a maximum permissible current of 50 mA.
Single-chip GaN Gate Driver from STMicroelectronics Boosts Speed, Flexibility, and Integration in Industrial and Home Automation - NewsAugust 31, 2021
STMicroelectronics’ STDRIVEG600 half-bridge gate driver has high current output and 45ns propagation delay, closely matched between high-side and low-side outputs, to handle high-frequency switching of GaN enhancement-mode FETs.
The Movandi approach is based on patented 5G millimeter-wave chipsets, RF power amplifiers, MIMO (Multiple Input Multiple Output) antennas, BeamXR smart repeater modules, and BeamX algorithms and software. It provides mesh networking capability with redundant and dynamic routing and will soon provide control via cloud-based data centers to balance and optimize network routing based on traffic and quality of connectivity. This reduces the required number of gNBs through load-balancing traffic across networks to provide continuous connectivity, even in moving vehicles.
NORD Drive Systems High Efficiency Solutions Cover a Wide Range of Applications for Intralogistics and Warehousing - NewsAugust 26, 2021
NORD provides configurable gear units, electric motors, and variable frequency drives for precise control of conveyor systems, sortation devices, and more.
Newark Signs Distribution Agreement with Epishine to Enable Light-Energy Harvesting Within Electronic Design - NewsAugust 26, 2021
Epishine's organic solar cells are small, thin, flexible, and printed on recyclable plastic. The cells can be easily integrated into any low power electronic equipment where they convert ambient indoor light into electricity. New product designers can replace batteries in wireless sensors and similar devices with the organic solar cells, reducing the environmental impact of battery waste and saving battery replacement costs.
AAEON, a manufacturer of network platforms and edge computing solutions, has partnered with the National Taiwan University of Science and Technology (NTUST) and Chunghwa Telecom to help create the 5G Smart Manufacturing Technology Research and Validation Site (5G SMT RVS). This research and testing site is designed to operate and evaluate Multi-access Edge Computing (MEC) server implementation, focusing on developing and refining Smart Manufacturing applications which utilize 5G cellular networks.
The Global Digital Twin Market is valued at US $3.07 billion in 2020 and is expected to reach US $49.1 billion by 2027, growing at a CAGR of approximately 45.5%. As manufacturing activities are becoming gradually more digital, the digital twin is now within everyone's reach.
Rollon Acquires iMS, Expanding Its Lineup of Linear Actuator Modules and Robotic Transfer Units for Heavy Payloads - NewsAugust 25, 2021
Rollon, a manufacturer of linear motion guides, actuators, and systems, has acquired Intelligent Machine Solutions, Inc. (iMS), a Michigan-based designer and manufacturer of standard and custom machinery for the automation industry.