Exploring the IoT Reality of Unconnected Things

Unfortunately for most, Internet of Things (IoT) and particularly IIoT (Industrial I0T) remains a continuously advancing horizon. Fix-before-failure, predictive maintenance, smart metering, and asset tracking, have all been touted as the killer-apps of IIoT for a long time. Image courtesy: Pixabay To be fair, IoT is trending in the right direction, but is not fully…

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Exostar Extends Secure Supply Chain Management Collaboration Suite to Support Digitalization Initiatives

HERNDON, VA, –  Exostar, whose cloud-based solutions help companies in aerospace and defense, life sciences, and healthcare collaborate securely with their partners, today announced it has enhanced its secure supply chain management collaboration suite.  The changes include functional and architectural upgrades to help companies and their suppliers move to more effective digital business models.  Several organizations in highly-regulated industries recently…

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AVX Celebrates the Continuing Success of the ChemCam on NASA’s Curiosity Rover, Which is Enabled in Part by 630 AVX Capacitors

FOUNTAIN INN, S.C. (AVX Corporation, a leading manufacturer and supplier of advanced electronic components and interconnect, sensor, control, and antenna solutions, is celebrating the continuing success of NASA’s Curiosity rover (also known as the Mars Science Laboratory), which has spent roughly 2,100 Martian solar days — or sols, which comprise 24 hours, 39 minutes and…

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Oracle AI Cloud App Promises Smart Manufacturing Capabilities

Today, Oracle announced its new Oracle Adaptive Intelligent Applications (AIA) aimed at helping the manufacturing sector leverage analysis and actionable insights to reduce costs and increase yields. Available now, the cloud-based applications combine machine learning (ML) and artificial intelligence (AI) technologies to process data from a variety of sources to identify and solve issues that…

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Mouser Opens Canadian Customer Service Center

Mouser Electronics, Inc., the New Product Introduction (NPI) leader empowering innovation, today announces the May 2018 opening of its Canadian Customer Service Center, located in Kitchener-Waterloo in the Ontario technology corridor. This new customer service center will support local electronic design engineers, buyers and hardware innovators, helping them to locate the newest products for their…

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TTI Acknowledges Supplier Excellence

  TTI, Inc., a world leading specialist distributor of electronic components, has named this year’s winners in its Supplier Excellence Awards programme, acknowledged across the industry as a rigorously-audited and highly sought-after recognition of quality performance. Throughout the year, TTI measures performance against specific actions – including on-time delivery, administrative quality, operations and business systems…

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