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Fast, cheap nanomanufacturing
Fast, cheap nanomanufacturing

Luis Fernando Velásquez-García's group at MIT's Microsystems Technology Laboratories (MTL) develops dense arrays of microscopic cones that harness electrostatic forces to eject streams of ions. The technology has a range of promising applications: depositing or etching features onto nanoscale mechanical devices;... Read More

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IT and OT convergence will drive Internet of Things adoption
IT and OT convergence will drive Internet of Things adoption

The days of discussing the convergence of information technology (IT) and operations technology (OT) are over. With billions of devices already connected through the Internet of Things (IoT) and... Read More

WLAN topologies
WLAN topologies

As briefly discussed in our last segment on devices, WLANs vary in form and function according to specific needs. It makes sense, then, that WLANs vary in the way communication is achieved and... Read More

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Wireless optimizer for noisy industrial environments
Wireless optimizer for noisy industrial environments

nCap Technologies announced the launch of its WiFi Optimizer. The Optimizer is designed as an add-on to any commercial or industrial router, access point, sensor, or any other 2.4 GHz Wi-Fi device... Read More

Predictive maintenance leverages data to revolutionize operations
Predictive maintenance leverages data to revolutionize operations

Industrial facility managers are under continuous pressure to improve maintenance processes in plants and operating environments. According to a recent McKinsey report on big data, manufacturing... Read More

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Embedded computer platform
Embedded computer platform

Moxa's UC-8100 RISC computer is an embedded computing platform specifically designed for large... Read More

Software platform for robotics series
Software platform for robotics series

Rethink Robotics' Intera 3 is an upgrade to its software platform designed to double the... Read More

Brushless slotless motor for high performance applications
Brushless slotless motor for high performance applications

Portescap's 16ECH brushless motor is designed specifically for high performance applications... Read More

EC: SL series stacklights
EC: SL series stacklights

The SL Series is Eaton's newest range of stacklight solutions designed to improve control over key... Read More

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