GÖPEL electronic posts record sales in 2019
With a turnover of 40 million Euros, GÖPEL electronic has achieved a sales record in the past fiscal year 2019. The strong previous year was exceeded by 2% points, and the number of employees was also increased.
Engineers urged to get creative in IoT design challenge
Engineers are being encouraged to get build a better future with IoT by Avnet design community element14, Cypress Semiconductor and Amazon Web Services. The companies have teamed up to launch The “Connected Cloud” design challenge which aims to foster the community’s creativity by applying innovative IoT solutions to anything in their world that needs improving.
Products worth £2500 up for grabs in RS New Year giveaway
RS Components (RS) has teamed up with Maxim Integrated, STMicroelectronics and TE Connectivity to offer one lucky member of its DesignSpark engineering platform, the chance to win an exclusive bundle of products worth more than £2,500.
Healthcare equipment makes up quarter of optical encoder demand
According to new research, rapid upsurge in adoption of absolute optical encoders in robotics is driving the growth of optical encoder market. Between 2019 and 2029, the global sales of optical encoders are projected for a robust hike at around nine percent CAGR, indicates a new research study.
Partnership committed to driving innovation in IoT
Innovation and design consultancy Plextek has joined the Arm Pelion and Mbed Partner Ecosystem, a growing group of embedded and cloud companies, component manufacturers, system integrators and OEMs committed to driving innovation in IoT.
Early access for RISC-V enabled low-power SoC FPGAs
The trend towards compute-intensive gateways and edge devices is driving the integration of traditional deterministic control applications with additional embedded processing capabilities needed for smart and secure connected systems. In response, Microchip Technology has announced the Early Access Programme (EAP) for the PolarFire System-on-Chip (SoC) FPGA.
Licensing arrangement for 3D sensing filters
Viavi Solutions had announced that Sunny Xinyang Optics, a subsidiary of Sunny Optical Technology, a manufacturer of integrated optical components and products based in China, has agreed to a licensing arrangement for certain use of VIAVI’s patent-protected low angle shift (LAS) filters used in the field of three-dimensional (3D) sensing technology.
IC products forecast to demonstrate positive growth in 2020
IC Insights recently released the 2020 edition of The McClean Report. The new analysis and forecast of the IC industry includes IC Insights’ 2020 ranking of sales growth rates for each of the 33 IC product categories defined by the World Semiconductor Trade Statistics (WSTS) organisation.
Graphene, quantum and the brain: put it together and what do you get?
From 24th to 27th February at Mobile World Congress 2020, Barcelona, Deep Tech EU will feature a 300sqm+ pavilion showcasing large-scale research initiatives of the European Commission. The Deep Tech EU space, supported by GSMA and the EU, will highlight the latest technologies developed by the Graphene Flagship, the Human Brain Project, the Quantum Flagship, and host the official presentation to the public of the new&nbs...
Selectronic launches custom-specific display service
Selectronic has launched OnDisplay to supply customer specific embedded display solutions. The brand name OnDisplay has been added to the Selectronic family to sit alongside its established OnLED custom-made LED printed circuit board assemblies (PCBAs) and LED strips.