Posts posted in October 2013
Cold House? Electronics to the Rescue!
Malcolm Fuller 10/31/2013 (5) comments
Renesas Electronics product marketing manager Gianluca Viale discusses what people can do to conserve energy in their households by leveraging microncontrollers and embedded systems.
Know Your Surroundings
Malcolm Fuller 10/30/2013 (2) comments
Sue Poniatowski of Texas Instruments describes the design challenges in managing video signals in automotive environments.
Top 10 Strategic Tech Trends for 2014
Suzanne Deffree 10/28/2013 (20) comments
From mobile device integration to 3D printing to smart machines and more, Gartner lays out its top 10 strategic technology trends for 2014, where savvy members of the electronics supply chain will see opportunities.
Brain Implants Near Milestone
Rick Merritt 10/26/2013 (5) comments
The NeuroPace RNS is the first implant to listen to brain waves and decide autonomously when to apply a therapy to prevent an epileptic seizure.
Xilinx & OIF Show 100G Connectivity at ECOC
Loring Wirbel 10/9/2013 (2) comments
Xilinx and OIF came together at the recent ECOC to demonstrate a working 100G OTN link. Many vendors have worked with 100G links using the original 10-channel CFP, but a four-channel CFP2 may prove optimal, with a reasonable power budget.
To Reshore or Not to Reshore
Peter Buxbaum 10/8/2013 (8) comments
Electronics companies considering bringing operations back to the US should consider the total costs of overseas operations, including duties, freight, and longer lead times, not just wages and per-piece prices.
Live Chat 10/10: SMB Manufacturing Sees Slow Gain
Hailey Lynne McKeefry 10/7/2013 Post a comment
We've asked Mike McDonald, vice president of member recruitment for Prime Advantage, to come and share more about all the hottest manufacturing topics, from conflict minerals and sourcing concerns to the current talent pool, and how they will impact OEMs.
Reader Audit: Help Us Help You
Lynn Torrel 10/3/2013 (2) comments
I encourage readers from these organizations to share your thoughts, concerns and ideas with us here at EBN Velocity so we can work together to make the supply chain even more productive and prosperous for everyone.
Is It Time to Invest in Your Supply Chain?
Wade McDaniel 10/1/2013 (5) comments
Even with all of the turmoil in the world, the macro numbers are encouraging. Now could be the time to invest and to make some big innovative changes in supply chain capabilities that will directly help customers.
EBN Dialogue / LIVE CHAT
EBN Dialogue enables you to participate in live chats with notable leaders and luminaries. Open to the entire EBN community of electronics supply chain experts, these conversations see ideas shared, comments made, and questions asked and answered in real time. Listed below are upcoming and archived chats. Stay tuned and join in!