OIF and NPF seek synergies in merger News & Analysis 4/27/2006 Post a comment Two leading industry associations, the Optical Internetworking Forum (OIF) and the Network Processing Forum (NPF), are to merge in a move they say will make both a stronger force by bringing component and systems issues closer together.
Corning results beat guidance News & Analysis 4/25/2006 Post a comment Corning Inc. announced first-quarter sales of $1.26 billion with net income of $257 million or 16 cents per share, exceeding its sales guidance of $1.2 to $1.25 billion.
Movaz, Olympus partner for MEMS manufacturing News & Analysis 4/13/2006 Post a comment You would think the last place an equipment vendor would want to be is in the components biz. And, given what Wavelength Division Multiplexing (WDM) specialist Movaz Networks Inc. have announced you would be wrong.
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. Are the design challenges the same as with embedded systems, but with a little developer- and IT-skills added in? What do engineers need to know? Rick Merritt talks with two experts about the tools and best options for designing IoT devices in 2016. Specifically the guests will discuss sensors, security, and lessons from IoT deployments.