Top 15 Supply Chain Universities

In the light of a potential shortage of supply chain professionals, many universities are gearing up with new offerings in supply chain management, while many others continue programs that are well-known and have great reputations. “The supply chain industry is undergoing one of the most massive talent shifts we have ever seen,” the Wall Street…

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Toshiba Automotive Sensor Offers LED Flicker Mitigation

San Jose, Calif. – Toshiba America Electronic Components, Inc. (TAEC) unveils the CSA02M00PB CMOS image sensor for automotive cameras. Toshiba claims the 2-megapixel (MP) CMOS image sensor as the industry’s first to be equipped with a LED flicker (pulsed LED) mitigation circuit to minimize image flicker caused by LED light sources. “When recording LED traffic lights and signs with…

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TI Delivers High Performance Processors

Dallas, Tex. – Texas Instruments (TI) introduced the Sitara AM57x processor family, the highest performance devices in this processor platform. The processors, through their unique heterogeneous architecture including ARM Cortex-A15 cores for high-performance processing and running a high-level operating system (HLOS), target a broad range of embedded and industrial applications, TI said. The AM57x processors integrate TI’s C66x digital…

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Building an Ethical Supply Chain

The growth in outsourcing of manufacturing worldwide has resulted in increasing ethical problems in the supply chain. Consumer concerns about the environment, health, and safety of supply chain practices have pushed organizations to be more accountable, and maintain corporate social responsibility (CSR) initiatives. Inevitably, concerns in these areas influence whether a consumer decides to purchase…

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Renesas Fosters Partnerships for IoT

Renesas Electronics Corp. announced several key partnerships at this week’s developers conference, Renesas DevCon 2015, all designed to drive collaboration and development in the Internet of Things (IoT) market. The semiconductor manufacturer recently launched its IoT platform – Renesas Synergy Platform – that combines microcontrollers (MCUs), software and development/starter kits, addressing the key pain points…

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Metalcraft Launches RFID Website

Mason City, IA – Metalcraft today announced a new website detailing RFID technology and its applications. Universalrfid.comdescribes the power of RFID to harness valuable business data. “RFID is such a growing part of Metalcraft’s business and distinct from our traditional products,” said Metalcraft president and CEO Steve Doerfler.  “As a technology company, Metalcraft wants to make RFID simple…

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M2M, IoT Tech Spend to Reach $250B by 2020

Nagpur, India — The “M2M & IoT Ecosystem: 2015 – 2030 – Opportunities, Challenges, Strategies, Industry Verticals & Forecasts” report presents an in-depth assessment of the M2M and IoT ecosystem including enabling technologies, key trends, market drivers, challenges, vertical market applications, deployment case studies, collaborative initiatives, regulatory landscape, standardization, opportunities, future roadmap, value chain, ecosystem player…

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Smart Camera Market to Reach $9.8B by 2020

Valley Cottage, N.Y. – According to Future Market Insights new market research report, “Smart Camera Market: Global Industry Analysis and Opportunity Assessment 2015 – 2020”, the global smart camera market is anticipated to witness a stellar compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 23.84% through 2020, and reach a valuation of US$ 9,829.1 Mn; the global smart camera market…

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Venture Capitalists Spend $16B in Q3

Washington, DC – Venture capitalists invested $16.3 billion in 1,070 deals in the third quarter of 2015, according to the MoneyTree™ Report from PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP (PwC) and the National Venture Capital Association (NVCA), based on data provided by Thomson Reuters. Total venture dollars deployed to startup companies for the quarter decreased 5 percent and total deal count…

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