Bringing IEEE TSN standards to 5G applications
Alon Regev, Keysight Technologies and Stephen F. Bush, GE Global Research Center, discuss the benefits, challenges, and opportunities.
Achieving wireless voice and data in the licence-exempt spectrum
While it may seem like data is all we talk about these days, that just goes to show that talking hasn’t gone away. The need to support voice traffic on wireless networks remains fundamental, but it is easily overlooked when all we seem to do is consume data rather than exchange it. David Brooke, Marketing Manager, CML Microcircuits, explains.
Is the cloud the solution to thriving in the new normal?
Industrial organisations are opting for Cloud, Digital Twin, Artificial Intelligence (AI) and automation technologies to address the complexities of today’s challenging macro-economic environment, according to AVEVA. At a recent virtual press panel, hosted by the company and moderated by Craig Resnick, Vice President, Consulting, ARC Advisory Group, industry leaders exchanged views on how industrial organisations are innovating using techno...
LTE/5G antennas provide multiprotocol solution
Mouser Electronics is now stocking off-the-shelf LTE and 5G antennas from Molex.
Z-Wave Alliance announces new long range specification
The Z-Wave Alliance has announced the new Z-Wave Long Range (Z-Wave LR) specification. Engineered to provide extended wireless range and support robust networks, Z-Wave LR extends Z-Wave connectivity beyond the interior boundaries of the home to improve wireless transmission range of peripheral Z-Wave devices such as door locks, garage door sensors, gate access solutions, and more, while increasing scalability to over 2,000 nodes on a single smar...
Bluetooth LE SiP enables connectivity to small products
Silicon Labs has unveiled the BGM220S, a System in Package (SiP) which extends the company’s reach into Bluetooth Low Energy Solutions.
Developing into a reality: a unified solution is happening
When we set out in December 2019 to create a unifying standard for the smart home industry, there was naturally a lot of excitement - and of course, questions. Would this global consortium truly be able to bring this new standard to market? How long would it take? What products would actually emerge? Would we be able to pull off our promise to unify a fragmented industry under a single connectivity standard that would help companies focus on crea...
Renesas expands wireless power portfolio with 15W power P9415-R receiver
Renesas Electronics has introduced the P9415-R wireless power receiver with Renesas’ exclusive WattShare technology as the newest member of its wireless power solutions portfolio. The new 15W wireless power receiver enables smartphones, power banks, and portable industrial and medical equipment, to wirelessly charge other mobile devices and accessories that also have wireless charging capabilities.
The next evolution in smart home technology
Sustainable smart homes could be a reality for consumers within the next ten years according to Schneider Electric. Today, the firm unveils its blueprint for the Sustainable Home of the Future at IFA 2020 and launches a range of new smart home energy solutions under its Wiser brand.
Semtech and Helium expand LoRaWAN network deployments
Semtech has announced its expanded collaboration with Helium, the company behind peer-to-peer wireless networks based on Semtech’s LoRa devices and the LoRaWAN protocol. Today, Helium’s LoRaWAN network infrastructure is considered among the fastest growing of its kind, reaching more than 1,000 cities in North America and expanding to Europe.