Internet of Things

RS Components now supplies Siemens intelligent IIoT Gateways

RS Components (RS), a trading brand of Electrocomponents plc, a global omni-channel solutions partner for industrial customers and suppliers, has added new industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) gateways from Siemens to its expansive inventory. Maximising operational efficiency, these UL-approved units have been designed to deal with the capture and pre-processing …

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Farnell introduces the Arduino Portenta Family for low code industrial IoT development

Farnell, the Development Distributor, has added the Portenta H7, the latest offering from Arduino, to its extensive range of single board computers. The device targets growing demand from enterprise, small medium business (SMB) and professional makers for low-code modular hardware systems to support IoT development. The Arduino Portenta family provides …

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Omron appoints Easby to support MEMS sensor portfolio

Omron Electronic Components Europe today announced that it has expanded its UK distribution network with the appointment of Easby Electronics. Easby will focus especially on Omron’s innovative sensor solutions in support of its strategy to develop a portfolio of IoT building blocks. Easby will stock and support the full range …

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Configurable Analog Semiconductor IP Enables Faster IoT Chip Design

Agile Analog, a leading provider of semiconductor analog IP, today announced Palma Ceia SemiDesign, a provider of communication chips and IP for WiFi HaLow and Cellular NB-IoT applications, has selected Agile Analog’s data converter and power management IP for its next-generation of WiFi and cellular IoT products. Agile Analog’s innovative …

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XMOS and Plumerai partner to accelerate commercialisation of binarised neural networks

British technology companies XMOS and Plumerai have agreed a new strategic partnership that will support the development of binarised neural network (BNN) capabilities that enable AI to be embedded in a wide range of everyday devices efficiently at low power and at low cost. The partnership will combine Plumerai’s Larq …

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New Silicon Labs Secure Vault Technology Redefines IoT Device Security

Silicon Labs announces Secure Vault technology, a new suite of state-of-the-art security features designed to help connected device manufacturers address escalating Internet of Things (IoT) security threats and regulatory pressures. Silicon Labs’ Wireless Gecko Series 2 platform  takes advantage of Secure Vault by combining best-in-class security software features with physically unclonable function …

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Rohde & Schwarz supports wake up signal test for improved power efficiency in NB-IoT devices

The test and measurement equipment expert Rohde & Schwarz and the cellular IoT company CommSolid by Goodix have partnered up to demonstrate the effectiveness of the NB-IoT Release 15 feature wake up signal in reducing the power consumption of NB-IoT devices. Test functions newly implemented on an R&S CMW290 Functional Radio Communication …

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Survey reveals that EV and IoT biggest growth areas for UK electronics sector

Electronic design and systems consultancy is our business so it’s vital we stay on top of electronic design trends in the UK, to better serve our clients. In our latest survey conducted at Southern Electronics and Manufacturing among UK electronics companies, we discovered the biggest growth areas identified by respondents …

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New research reveals strong adoption of AI within the IoT ecosystem

Farnell has published new research on the Internet of Things (IoT) which confirms strong adoption of Artificial Intelligence (AI) within IoT devices, alongside new insights on key markets, enablers and concerns for design engineers working in IoT. AIoT is the major emerging trend from the survey, demonstrating the beginning of …

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Embedded IoT connectivity in German Bionic´s robotic exoskeleton enables machine learning and data analytics

BICS, a global communications enabler, has today announced that it is providing global IoT connectivity and asset management for a pioneering exoskeleton developed by German Bionic. The Cray X is the first connected asset from the Robot-as-a-Service (RaaS) provider and marks the first instance of a European manufacturer developing, producing …

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