Molex Makes Big Move into Smart LED Lighting

In a move to bolster its LED lighting solutions business, Molex, LLC  is launching its Transcend Connected Lighting System in collaboration with Cisco and luminaire manufacturer partners. The new system is designed to accelerate the deployment of smart LED lighting control using secure network architectures in commercial buildings, educational facilities, healthcare facilities, and manufacturing and…

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Is Detroit Dead Meat?

As the automotive industry enters the uncharted territory of autonomous cars, a popular notion among the technology’s Silicon Valley cheerleader is that it’s game-over for incumbent carmakers. At a recent conference, Adeel Lari, professor at the Univ. of Minnesota, told me, “Automakers are dead meat.” This presumption—hardly exclusive to Prof. Lari—derives from the observation that…

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Top 10 Reasons Compliance Programs Fail

Today, companies around the world face daily challenges associated with corruption. This risk coupled with new laws and heightened enforcement are just a few of the factors driving companies to implement and improve anti-corruption compliance programs. However, while intentions may be good, many companies still struggle with compliance. In the new whitepaper, Why Anti-Corruption Programs…

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The Case for Outsourcing Asset Recovery

For manufacturers, extracting value from used electronics, whether that entails reselling, repairing, or recycling items in consumer or business-to-business markets, is not one of their core competencies. Many companies are coming to the conclusion that there's only so much they can do internally to address the challenge of asset recovery. In these instances, it may…

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China’s Role in NAND Flash to Grow

The Chinese semiconductor sector is expected to establish a significant presence in the global NAND flash market over the next two to three years, according to TrendForce. The charge is being led by the Tsinghua Unigroup, which has made significant investments in NAND flash manufacturers over the past year. DRAMeXchange, a division of TrendForce, recently reported…

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