Proximity sensors save light energy in buildings and IT

Ultra-wideband (UWB) proximity sensors by Novelda save power in building lighting systems, ... 

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Long-reach, single pair PoE drives intelligence in factory automation

Believed to be the world’s first single pair power over Ethernet (SPoE) power sourcing ... 

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NXP analogue front-end enables the software-defined factory

NXP Semiconductors is aiming the NXP analogue front-end (N-AFE) family at high-precision ... 

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Industrial GbE transceivers optimise process automation, says Microchip

As developers of industrial automation systems gravitate from proprietary solutions for ... 

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Slim IP67 Wirepas Mesh tag can track in high density networks

Asset tracking in hospitals, offices, warehouses and factories can be achieved using a ... 

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Compact Wi-Fi and Bluetooth LE modules have enhanced security

The Nora-W3 series has been added to u-blox’s Wi-Fi standalone module portfolio. The ... 

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Software kits by Texas Instruments streamline Matter adoption

Claiming to unify the fragmented IoT ecosystems with Matter protocol -enabled wireless ... 

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MCX N microcontrollers usher in new era of edge processing, says NXP

Initial families in the N series of the MCX microcontroller portfolio have been released ... 

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RISC brings data density to wearable devices

Two RISC-V processors from SiFive bring flexibility and balance of performance and efficiency ... 

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Farnell supports developers with predictive maintenance 

Predictive maintenance from Farnell now includes over 80,000 available industrial products ... 

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Advantech’s edge AI is powered by Nvidia for robotics and video analytics

Edge AI products powered by Nvidia have been launched by Advantech. The AIR-030 series ... 

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Nvidia ROS release prepares for autonomous mobile robots

The latest Isaac ROS software release has been announced at ROSCon and includes new cloud ... 

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Multi-protocol industrial Ethernet switch reduces system integration time

To address the connectivity needs of industrial and process automation, motion control, ... 

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5Mpixel image sensor is sensitive for professional security cameras

The OS05B is a 5Mpixel CMOS image sensor has a 2.0 micron pixel in a 1/2.78 inch optical ... 

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Multi-protocol microcontroller supports Ethernet and Industry 4.0

As industrial environments move towards industry 4.0, it can be difficult to enable seamless ... 

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AI computing brings workstation AI to the edge

Bringing workstation-grade artificial intelligence (AI) computing to edge applications, ... 

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Sensor evaluation board accelerates IoT development, says Bosch Sensortec

R&D effort can be simplified to assist rapid prototyping and reduce time to market ... 

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TI redefines microcontroller with x10 higher processing capability

For real-time control, networking and analytics applications at the edge, Sitara AM2x microcontrollers ... 

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Moxa develops wireless add-on module for MXview network management

For smart factories, network infrastructure specialist, Moxa, has introduced the MXview ... 

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Software upgrade meet industry 4.0 with open platform communications

The latest version of Belden’s Hirschmann Operating System (HiOS) enables open platform ... 

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Automotive SoC means processing for autonomous cars is single chip operation

Renesas Electronics says that newly-developed technologies used in the R-Car V3U SoC deliver ... 

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Omron extends NXR-Series IO-Link for industry 4.0

Omron has expanded its NXR-Series IO-Link controller and IO-Link I/O hubs, with IO-Link ... 

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Evaluation kit accelerates smart factory development

The IAR KickStart Kit for Renesas’ R-IN32M4-CL3 assists developers in development and ... 

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Smart factory ATX motherboard is based on Intel Xeon E processor

For the smart factory, Axiomtek offers the IMB525R ATX industrial motherboard which is ... 

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Industrial I/O is software-configurable for automation and control

Analog Devices claims to have developed the industry’s first software configurable industrial ... 

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Renesas extends Bluetooth 5.0 security to RA 32-bit microcontrollers

Bluetooth 5.0 connectivity has been extended to the RA family of 32-bit microcontrollers ... 

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LUMAWISE Endurance S connector system helps future-proof smart street lighting

TE’s LUMAWISE Endurance S connector system, available from Mouser Electronics, features multiple ... 

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Microchip delivers early access for RISC-V enables PolarFire SoC FPGAs

At this week’s RISC-V Summit in San Jose, California, USA, Microchip has announced an ... 

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EERAM retains data despite a power loss

Microchip has introduced a family of serial peripheral interface (SPI) EERAM devices that ... 

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Low-latency PHY technology prepares for industry 4.0

Industrial Ethernet physical layer (PHY) products released by Analog Devices help manufacturers ... 

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Software uses AR to automate manual operations into 4.0 environment

FactoryOptix from Aegis Software is a technology that integrates human assembly operations ... 

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Isolated technology driver maximises power efficiency for industry 4.0

Analog Devices claims to maximise efficiency and minimise electromagnetic (EM) emissions ... 

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Skyline RFID inlays and tags can be used on metal

Rain radio frequency identification (RFID) inlays can be used on metal surfaces for and ... 

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32-bit microcontrollers pack functions into less space

Reducing PCB footprint by up to 59 per cent, the RX651 32-bit microcontrollers provide ... 

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Powerline communication dev tools evaluate G3-PLC chipset

A plug-and-play powerline communication (PLC) development toolset from STMicroelectronics ... 

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Hammond prepares for industry 4.0 with IP68 1554 and 1555 enclosures

Two sealed enclosure families from Hammond Electronics have been extended with six new ... 

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RX72M microcontrollers with EtherCAT support industrial applications

Renesas Electronics offers the RX72M group of RX microcontrollers featuring an EtherCAT ... 

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RS Components saves space with Hirose high-speed industrial connector

Installation space can be reduced by up to 75 per cent, using the Hirose ix Industrial ... 

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DIN rail power supply is ready for industry 4.0

DIN rail power supplies provide data supplied via a proprietary IO-Link port are the first ... 

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RX microcontrollers have precision for sensing equipment

The first RX microcontrollers with integral analogue front end have been announced by Renesas ... 

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RS Components plants the seed for LED use

Distributor, RS Components, now offers the LED series from Lumileds which targets horticulture ... 

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Arm introduces CPU and GPU for 5G mobiles

At Computex in Taiwan this week, Arm has unveiled the latest Cortex CPU, a new Mali GPU. ... 

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Farnell extends semiconductor range with Osram Opto family

LEDs, infra red emitters, photodiodes and optical sensors from Osram Opto Semiconductor ... 

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High-current photorelays achieve UL 508 for factory automation 

Certification to UL 508 for factory automation allows designers using Toshiba Electronics ... 

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Aetina showcases AI in the smart factory

At this year’s Computex (28 May 1 June, Taipei, Taiwan), Aetina will display its edge ... 

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Dual IO-Link transceiver shrinks for industry 4.0

Claimed to be the industry’s smallest, most power-efficient and robust IO-Link device ... 

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Ethernet PHYs optimise network performance

Two Ethernet physical layer (PHY) transceivers have been introduced by Texas Instruments. ... 

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Renesas Electronics simplifies automation network for buildings

At this year’s Embedded World, Renesas Electronics will show a proof-of-concept G3-PLC ... 

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Zero-drift op amp provides EMI filtering

Meeting the needs of precision measurement in industrial control and factory automation, ... 

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RS485-networking transceiver simplifies design to save space

Providing an external pin to select 20Mb its per second or 250kbits per second communication, ... 

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Smart power switch with SPI protects for industry 4.0

To enhance diagnostics and system management, STMicroelectronics includes a 20MHz SPI port ... 

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Energy harvesting embedded controller simplifies Industry 4.0

Renesas Electronics claims to accelerates sensor network gateway design with its RZ/N1S ... 

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MEMS accelerometer can change operating mode on-the-fly

For industrial applications, STMicroelectronics has combined high measurement resolution ... 

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Digital input ICs halve footprint and lower power

To meet the size, power and performance requirements of Industry 4.0, Maxim Integrated ... 

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TI introduces multiprotocol Sitara processors for industry 4.0

Industrial-grade Sitara AM6x processors from Texas Instruments (TI) offer advanced industrial ... 

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WAN nodes are rugged for intelligent industrial sensing

Two nodes from Advantech, the Wise-6610 LoRaWAN gateway and Wzzard LRPv2 LoRa WAN node ... 

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Mouser adds Bosch sensor for environmental data for industry 4.0

Distributor, Mouser Electronics, now stocks the Connected Industrial Sensor Solution (CISS) ... 

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Infineon and Alibaba Cloud Sign MoU on Internet of Things (IoT)

Munich, Germany, and Shanghai, China – 2 August 2018 – Infineon Technologies AG and ... 

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SiTime and Intel collaborate on MEMS timing for 5G

MEMS timing specialist, SiTime is collaborating with Intel, working together on integrating ... 

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