Internet of Things

Global distributor Mouser Electronics adds record 62 new manufacturers in first half of 2021

Mouser Electronics, Inc., the industry’s leading New Product Introduction (NPI) distributor, continues to expand its line card by adding 62 new manufacturers to date in 2021. With more than 1,100 manufacturer brands, Mouser now offers an even wider range of product options for its global customer base of design engineers, …

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Digital transformation is the key to evolving the manufacturing workforce, says InfinityQS

As younger workers enter the manufacturing sector, it is imperative that manufacturers enhance their digital transformation initiatives if they want to attract the best talent. This is according to Jason Chester, Director of Global Channel Programs at InfinityQS. To become more agile and competitive, manufacturers need to accelerate the adoption …

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Industry 4.0 expected to be lead application for IoT within five years

Farnell, an Avnet Company and global distributor of electronic components, products and solutions, has published new research on the Internet of Things (IoT) which reveals the growing role of IoT for industrial automation and control applications essential to the delivery of Industry 4.0. The IoT Survey, which is run annually by …

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element14 Introduces the Low Power IoT Design Challenge with Infineon Technology

element14 Community, an Avnet Community, today introduced its Low Power IoT Design Challenge in partnership with Infineon Technologies. The challenge encourages element14 Community members to utilise Infineon Technology kits to build low-power IoT devices that enhance industrial design. There are several industrial design applications that can benefit from a lower …

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Analog Devices announces long-reach industrial Ethernet offerings to achieve last mile connectivity in process, factory and building automation

Analog Devices, Inc. has expanded its ADI Chronous Industrial Ethernet portfolio with solutions that bring long-reach Ethernet connectivity from the edge to the cloud and enable real-time configurability, lower energy consumption, and increased asset utilisation. The new ADI Chronous offerings support the 10BASE-T1L physical layer Ethernet standard allowing new data streams from …

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Orange, Sierra Wireless, LACROIX, and STMicroelectronics join forces to launch IoT Continuum

Orange, Sierra Wireless, LACROIX, and STMicroelectronics announced today the creation of the IoT Continuum – a partnership that aims to simplify and accelerate the mass deployment of IoT in Europe and beyond. By bringing together for the first time expertise across the entire IoT industry (Connectivity, Hardware, Software, Design and …

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Bosch partners with Lynx to securely deploy and manage real-time IIoT quality system in industrial settings

Bosch VHIT (Vacuum & oil pump products Italy), the vacuum & oil pumps manufacturing subsidiary of Bosch, has partnered with Lynx Software Technologies (Lynx), the leader in Mission Critical Edge, to test a new proof of concept camera-based quality program for use with real-time decision making in industrial settings. The …

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Over half of manufacturers have their sights set on digital transformation initiatives to enhance operations

Following the concerns bought about by the Covid pandemic, over half of manufacturers now have their sights set on digital transformation initiatives to enhance their operational performance, according to research from InfinityQS. The company’s 2021 Annual Customer Satisfaction Survey reveals that 52% of respondents have already, or are exploring the option of adopting …

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Securing OT systems against cyber-attack

With Smart Manufacturing continuing to merge the worlds of information technology (IT) and operational technology (OT), the demand for comprehensive security measures to protect OT networks is growing. For a standards-based approach, stakeholders can turn to the IEC 62443 guidelines. David Bean, Solutions Manager at Mitsubishi Electric, looks at the …

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Farnell to host free webinar on 2021 IoT Trends with findings from exclusive new global research

Farnell is hosting a free webinar on IoT Trends based on information gathered in Farnell’s third annual global IoT survey. More than 2,000 respondents provided first-hand insights into the world of IoT, including the most popular technologies and applications for IoT design, the adoption of Artificial Intelligence (AI) into IoT …

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