Stackpole's MLF and MLFM series resistors Product News 12/8/2010 2 comments Stackpole has developed metal electrode leadless face (MELF) resistors that it says offer significantly lower operating temperatures at rated power compared to similar sized flat chip resistors.
Vishay 592W tantalum capacitors Product News 12/8/2010 2 comments Vishay's latest devices feature capacitance from 330 µF to 2200 µF over a voltage range of 6.3 V to 10 V in three case sizes offering low profiles of 1.6 mm and 2.0 mm.
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.