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Santa Alarm - Another Geek Moment Engineered by Digi-Key
Jamie Pederson demonstrates the Santa busting alarm, or diet fridge alarm.
Premo And Nagares Form A Joint Agreement For Smart Grid Interface EMC Modules For Electric And Hybrid Vehicles
NAGARES Group and PREMO announced today the formation of an agreement to develop and produce smart grid interface EMC modules for future electric and hybrid vehicle applications.
PMC-Sierra Awards Scholarships for PTN and OTN Research at the Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications
PMC-Sierra, Inc the premier Internet infrastructure semiconductor solution provider, today announced the winners of its 2009 scholarship program for the Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications. In a joint effort with BUPT's Institute of Information Photonics and Optical Communications, this year's program supports in-depth research in Packet Transmission Network and Optical Transport Network technologies.
Aztech Selects PMC-Sierra Solutions for GPON ONT Equipment Targeted at Fast Growing Asia Pacific FTTH Markets
PMC-Sierra, Inc today announced that Aztech, a broadband equipment manufacturer based in Singapore, has selected PMC-Sierra’s solutions for its new GPON Optical Network Terminal (ONT) design. Aztech’s GPON 200E4 - 4 Port Gigabit Bridge ONT is built around PMC-Sierra’s PAS7401 SoC and targets residential and SOHO deployments where maximum performance and multiple GbE interfaces are required.
AES Installs First Energy Storage System in Chile
AES Energy Storage and A123 Systems announced the commercial operation of a 12 MW frequency regulation and spinning reserve project at AES Gener's Los Andes substation in the Atacama Desert, Chile. The commissioning ceremony took place November 16 and included Marcelo Tokman, Chilean Minister of Energy. The project will help improve the reliability of the electric grid in Northern Chile and uses A123 Systems' Hybrid Ancillary Power Units (Hybrid-...
Tom Manley Joins Dragonwave’s Board Of Directors
DragonWave Inc is pleased to announce that Tom Manley is joining the company’s Board of Directors as a non-executive director, effective today.
Zuken’s Annual Conferences Triumph
The European and American rally of Zuken’s annual conferences is now officially over, and despite the tough economic climate, a massive audience of over 700 people collectively attended the events in France, Germany, Italy, Switzerland, UK and the USA.
AAEON Demonstrates Cutting-Edge Solutions At the OpsManage'09 Global Conference In ShangHai
AAEON attended the OpsManage 2009 Global Conference in ShangHai, China on Nov. 17, 2009. As a partner of Invensys Operations Management, who integrates Wonderware software and IPS, it was a pleasure to join and be invited to this event. Invensys Operations Management is a global provider of real-time operations management in industrial software, technology systems, and consulting services to manufacturing industries. At the conference in Shang...
DEK challenges German electrical engineering skills shortage on home soil
The much-publicised skills shortage currently facing the German economy is causing concern across many critical industries, not least in the field of electronic engineering which has long been one of the country’s strongholds. Leading businesses have rallied around to encourage more young people into the sector; the latest being DEK which recently welcomed a student delegation to its stand at Munich’s Productronica exhibition.
Sarantel signs Antenna Development agreement with TerreStar
Sarantel Group PLC has signed an agreement with mobile communications provider TerreStar Networks Inc to develop an antenna solution to support future integrated satellite terrestrial mobile devices designed for government, public safety, enterprise and consumer users.