Advantest Postpones its VOICE 2020 Developer Conference in Scottsdale, AZ Over COVID-19 Concerns

Leading semiconductor test equipment supplier Advantest Corporation (TSE: 6857) has announced the postponement of its VOICE 2020 Developer Conference in Scottsdale, Arizona due to health and safety concerns over the COVID-19 pandemic. The two-day conference will now take place on September 29-30 with the Workshop Day on October 1, 2020. The Omni Scottsdale Resort & Read more about Advantest Postpones its VOICE 2020 Developer Conference in Scottsdale, AZ Over COVID-19 Concerns[…]

BOXER-8110AI: Utilizing Service Robots to Prevent the Spread of Disease

AAEON, a leader in IoT and AI edge computing solutions, has worked with customers to successfully deploy the compact BOXER-8110AI to power automated service robots in hotels and other service industries. With the ongoing Coronavirus disease 19 (COVID-19) pandemic, many countries and communities have banned large assemblies and events, and advised citizens to avoid unnecessary Read more about BOXER-8110AI: Utilizing Service Robots to Prevent the Spread of Disease[…]

iTAC’s MES with new functions and operating advantages for Quality Management

iTAC Software AG (www.itacsoftware.com) has been revising its Manufacturing Execution System iTAC.MES.Suite as part of its Quality Management. The QM module includes optimized analysis and reporting functions for all product-relevant quality data. Data can be evaluated immediately during the production process and thus reflect the current quality. Among other things, the QM module supports various Read more about iTAC’s MES with new functions and operating advantages for Quality Management[…]

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

Rohde & Schwarz and Goodix (CommSolid) are first to demonstrate exhaustive test functions for the newly introduced NB-IoT wake up signal (NWUS), the latest 3GPP Release 15 feature for NB-IoT devices to further reduce power consumption. For NB-IoT long-term monitoring applications, this wake up signal can be leveraged to enable either far longer battery life Read more about Rohde & Schwarz supports wake up signal test for improved power efficiency in NB-IoT devices[…]

Heidelberg adopts action package to increase profitability

Consistent focus on Heidelberg’s profitable core business Closure of unprofitable businesses as well as sharp cuts in production costs and structural costs – production of “Primefire” and “very-large-format printing” will be stopped Action package includes global reduction in force by up to 2,000 jobs Non-recurring expenses of approximately €300 million impact FY 2019/20 earnings Return Read more about Heidelberg adopts action package to increase profitability[…]

Smart 5G Patrol Robots Equipped with Advantech’s MIC-770 Edge Computer Deployed to Fight Coronavirus

As part of its effort to contain the spread of COVID-19, China is using 5G patrol robots developed by Guangzhou Gosuncn Robot Co.,Ltd using Advantech technology to monitor mask wearing and body temperatures in public places. Following the outbreak of COVID-19, the Guangzhou Gosuncn Robot Co.,Ltd, a leading provider of smart city IoT products and Read more about Smart 5G Patrol Robots Equipped with Advantech’s MIC-770 Edge Computer Deployed to Fight Coronavirus[…]

Advantech Joins Micron’s Industrial Quotient (IQ) Partner Program to Ensure Reliability and Longevity for Industrial AIoT Industries

Advantech, a leading provider of IoT intelligent systems, now provides a full spectrum of AIoT solutions to embrace the increase opportunities in industrial IoT applications.  Advantech collaborates with partners closely in product innovation and solution cooperation and provides substantial services for industrial customers in the AI and 5G Era. In 2020, Advantech is excited to Read more about Advantech Joins Micron’s Industrial Quotient (IQ) Partner Program to Ensure Reliability and Longevity for Industrial AIoT Industries[…]

GERA-IDENT expands production section for RFID hardware in Germany

RFID technology is nowadays considered to be almost pervasive. Thanks to this technology, objects or even living things can be identified and localized without contact. In order to meet the increasing demand for RFID hardware components, GERA-IDENT has now significantly renewed and expanded its production. Electronics development and instrumentation "Made in Germany" Ramin Hassan, Managing Read more about GERA-IDENT expands production section for RFID hardware in Germany[…]

Four Well-Known Members Strengthen IDSA

The International Data Spaces Association (IDSA) is pleased to announce that four new membersjoined the Association: FIR at RWTH Aachen, Google, Hitachi and iNNOVO Cloud. They will contribute to make IDS a global standard for the sovereign use of data. Lars Nagel, CEO of IDSA, stressed that “their decision to join the association and to strengthen our efforts on data sovereignty highlights the Read more about Four Well-Known Members Strengthen IDSA[…]

FWS-2275: Solution for Secure Industrial Networks

AAEON, an industry leader in hardware solutions, announces their latest network appliance, the FWS-2275. Built rugged and designed to power a range of network applications, the FWS-2275 brings vital functions and security to industrial networks. As more and more industries move towards connecting sites and devices through edge computing and Industrial IoT (IIoT) environments, network Read more about FWS-2275: Solution for Secure Industrial Networks[…]