omniCOOL: Introducing a unique approach to fan design

By Jeff Smoot, VP of Application Engineering at CUI Inc. Comments Off on omniCOOL: Introducing a unique approach to fan design

The rise of IoT and Cloud data services has put data centers, housing powerful servers and storage devices at the forefront of the electronics industry. It is also a well-known... Read More

Accelerating RF/Microwave Design From Concept to Product

David Vye, Director of Technical Marketing AWR Group, NI Comments Off on Accelerating RF/Microwave Design From Concept to Product

Advancing communication and sensor technologies, driven by applications such as 5G, internet of things (IoT), and radar-enabled smart vehicles, are continuing to push component performance requirements as well as size... Read More

Connector Designs To Address Data Rate and Density Challenges

Kris Erickson, Danny Boesing, Samtec, Inc. Comments Off on Connector Designs To Address Data Rate and Density Challenges

As the need for bandwidth continues to increase, so does the need for higher data rates within a system.  What was once one to three Gbps, then moved to 4... Read More

Outsourced development – why is it good and a little about how

about how David and Ronit Arlinsky, Sysmop Technologies Ltd. Comments Off on Outsourced development – why is it good and a little about how

Many companies already realize that services like IT services, CFO services, or cleaning services should be outsourced. The outsourcing of peripheral services enables company employees to focus on areas where... Read More

Build vs Buy: Why Developing Your Motor Drive with Smart Microsystems May Be Your Best Option

Onno Martens, hardware/software design engineer, TRINAMIC Motion Control Comments Off on Build vs Buy: Why Developing Your Motor Drive with Smart Microsystems May Be Your Best Option

Usually, design engineers either source motion control components as complete self-contained units, or build their own in-house. But designing motor drives and motion control components from scratch requires detailed application... Read More

Realizing 5G New Radio Massive MIMO Systems

Paul Newson, Hemang Parekh, Harpinder Matharu, Xilinx Comments Off on Realizing 5G New Radio Massive MIMO Systems

The promise of Massive MIMO is so appealing that many operators do not want to wait for the 5G NR ecosystem to be ready and are considering deploying it on... Read More

Meeting the Challenges of Transforming the Digital Building from Concept to Reality

Mark Patrick, Mouser Electronics Europe Comments Off on Meeting the Challenges of Transforming the Digital Building from Concept to Reality

Mark Patrick at Mouser Electronics Europe discusses the challenges and advantages of the digital building and how a major industry initiative is helping with the convergence of disparate control systems... Read More

More than Just a Phase: Understanding Phase Stability in RF Test Cables

Andy Guo and Rohan Shrotriya, Mini-Circuits Comments Off on More than Just a Phase: Understanding Phase Stability in RF Test Cables

One important factor in ensuring accurate, repeatable measurements in RF test applications is the stability of performance of the test cable used.  In most test environments, cables undergo frequent bending... Read More