Rittal data centre solutions stand out at readers’ choice awards

Two accolades for Rittal at leading IT publications’ readers’ choice awards 1st place in the Data Centre Monitoring and Management category for high availability 2nd place in Data Centre – Ready to Work category, for solutions that can be deployed rapidly Data centres with complex components, such as power distribution and cooling systems, can fail Read more about Rittal data centre solutions stand out at readers’ choice awards[…]

ODU sets new standards for future markets

Mühldorf am Inn. ODU, an international front-runner in connector systems technology, will be present at electronica 2018 with numerous product innovations and proven all-rounders. The global trade fair for electronics component parts, systems and applications will take place in Munich from November 13 to 16. The connector specialist from Mühldorf will be setting new standards, Read more about ODU sets new standards for future markets[…]

ODU-MAC® Silver- and White-Line product range expanded by a new single-pole module for fluids

ODU, a global front-runner in the development and production of high-performance connector solutions and cable assemblies, is introducing a new fluid feedthrough for the expanded rectangular ODU-MAC® Silver-Line und ODU-MAC® White-Line connector series. The ODU-MAC® Silver-Line is an efficient automatic docking connector with outstanding failure protection. The ODU-MAC® White-Line is a versatile manual connector, ideal for Read more about ODU-MAC® Silver- and White-Line product range expanded by a new single-pole module for fluids[…]

FOLD! – the new, futuristic-looking monitor by ELEMENT ONE

A desk-retractable monitor, despite all its features, is generally a static and functional element. With the FOLD! now ELEMENT ONE launches a stylish monitor that stretches forward like a robotic arm and, when extended, hovers above the table like a very elegant tablet. Equipped with a touch display, it can even be used like a Read more about FOLD! – the new, futuristic-looking monitor by ELEMENT ONE[…]

Automated integration of touch sensors by Functional Foil Bonding

Leonhard Kurz will be presenting for the first time ever at this year’s Fakuma its patent pending FFB (Functional Foil Bonding) sensor integration process. This new process from Kurz provides a fully mechanical method of integrating touch sensors into plastic components. The integration of touch sensors into door trims will be demonstrated live on a Read more about Automated integration of touch sensors by Functional Foil Bonding[…]

Hot water heater with touch design

PolyIC will be showcasing mass applications for its PolyTC capacitive sensors at this year’s Embedded World from 27 February to 1 March in Nuremberg, and at LOPEC from 14-15 March in Munich. The following series production touch applications for white goods will be exhibited: a front panel of a hot water heater from A. O. Read more about Hot water heater with touch design[…]

“We print conductors, semi-conductors and insulators – the basic components of electronics”

Industrial printing is omnipresent in everyday life. In a loose series of interviews, the VDMA Printing and Paper Technology Association presents major players of this market. This time, Prof. Dr. Reinhard R. Baumann, university professor at TU Chemnitz and coordinator of the "Go Beyond 4.0" lead project at Fraunhofer-Institut ENAS for electronic nanosystems in Chemnitz, Read more about “We print conductors, semi-conductors and insulators – the basic components of electronics”[…]

1 x Silver, 2 x Bronze

The D’art Design Gruppe (Dart) has reached top positions in two design competitions with three different projects. At the FAMAB Award the creative agency from Neuss was successful with the Würth Family Store and with Schüco at the BAU 2017 – the self-presentation at the EuroShop 2017 won at DDC „Gute Gestaltung“. Dart received two Read more about 1 x Silver, 2 x Bronze[…]

Creative light design for home appliances

At this year’s Fakuma, from 17-21 October in Friedrichshafen, Leonhard Kurz will be showing how home appliances are being turned into designer items. The specialist for decorative and functional surface coatings will present designer refrigerators with novel backlit front panels at Fakuma. There is an increasing trend towards integrating kitchens into living areas. As a Read more about Creative light design for home appliances[…]

Suitable for 50 wash cycles: 3M Reflective Material for fire brigades

Developed to meet the most stringent requirements in the day-to-day use of fire brigades, 3M is introducing the premium version of its 5600 series, the new 3M Scotchlite Reflective Material 5697.  The material, which is transferred on rather than sewn, is designed for longevity and is certified for 50 wash cycles according to the ISO Read more about Suitable for 50 wash cycles: 3M Reflective Material for fire brigades[…]