Fusion-io ratchets up server speeds for IBM, others News & Analysis 3/1/2011 3 comments Fusion-io has scored a couple of OEM deals that take the IOPS (Input/Output Operations Per Second), a common benchmark for hard disks, solid state drives, and other computer storage devices, into the Terabytes per second region.
ADI ups ante in high-precision MEMS gyros News & Analysis 3/1/2011 6 comments Analog Devices has invented a quad-differential MEMS gyroscope sensor that harness four separate MEMS elements to cancel out the effects or noise, vibration and excessive linear acceleration.
Australian fab obtains U.S. accreditation News & Analysis 3/1/2011 Post a comment The U.S. Defense MicroElectronics Activity (DMEA)-a unit of the Pentagon's Office of the Director of Defense Research and Engineering-has awarded Australia's Silanna Semiconductor with the Accreditation of Trust.
What are the engineering and design challenges in creating successful IoT devices? These devices are usually small, resource-constrained electronics designed to sense, collect, send, and/or interpret data. Some of the devices need to be smart enough to act upon data in real time, 24/7. Specifically the guests will discuss sensors, security, and lessons from IoT deployments.