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Kontron News


Kontron, a leading global provider of IoT/embedded computer technology (ECT), is expanding its portfolio of industrial motherboards with the D3714-V/R mSTX. This is Kontron's first completely new motherboard development following the acquisition of Fujitsu's industrial motherboard division. The new product in the space-saving mini-STX format supports up to four independent displays in 4K resolution. This makes it suitable for applications such as digital signage, kiosks, medical displays, thin clients and ultra-small industrial PCs. A matching SMARTCASE for universal use is available for the two D3714-R versions in the form of the S511 housing kit.

Metz Connect News


METZ CONNECT has already been offering patch cords with MPO/MTP® connectors for several years. MPO/MTP® connectors are mainly used in data centers at transmission rates of e.g. 40 or 400 GBit/s. They are used to connect distribution technology, e.g. 19" panels, and active components such as servers or switches.

Stemmer imaging News


With the development of its SenSWIR sensors, Sony has laid a milestone for the future expansion of SWIR imaging: Thanks to the cutting-edge InGaAs sensor architecture, images in both the visible and invisible short-wave infrared light spectrum can be captured simultaneously for the first time. At the same time, the sensors set new standards in terms of pixel size and image homogeneity.

ST News

STMicroelectronics Expands Connectivity for Smart-Metering Applications with FCC Certification of G3-PLC Hybrid Chipset

STMicroelectronics has extended the certification of its ST8500 G3-PLC (Power-Line Communication) Hybrid communication chipset, now covering the US FCC (Federal Communications Commission) band plan from 10kHz to 490kHz, in addition to the CENELEC-A 9kHz-95kHz European band.


Panasonic Industry's ETQP series of power inductors is the choice for most demanding automotive applications

Nowadays, Automotive engineering witnesses almost dizzying progress in electrification. Correspondingly, the demand for passive components such as coils reliably withstanding harsh automotive conditions is higher than ever before. 

Digi-Key News

Digi-Key, Seeed Studio and Machinechat Introduce Industry’s First Private LoRaWAN-in-a-Box Solutions

Digi-Key Electronics, which offers the world’s largest selection of electronic components in stock for immediate shipment, has partnered with Seeed Studio and Machinechat to launch the industry’s first private LoRaWAN-in-a-Box solutions for the Internet of Things (IoT).

Alps Alpine News

Alps Alpine Acquires World-First Construction Design Certification for 60GHz Pulsed Millimeter-Wave Sensor in Compliance with Japan’s Radio Law

On October 15, 2021, Alps Alpine Co., Ltd. (TSE: 6770; President & CEO: Toshihiro Kuriyama) acquired construction design certification for a 60GHz pulsed millimeter-wave sensor in compliance with Japan’s radio law. The certification complies with amendments to the Radio Act permitting the use of 60GHz pulsed millimeter-wave sensors and is the world’s first since the amendments were made on August 31, 2021.

Baselabs News

BASELABS Dynamic Grid is the sensor fusion for tomorrow's urban driving functions

BASELABS Dynamic Grid, an algorithm that generates a consistent environment model from high-resolution raw sensor data. Dynamic Grid accelerates the development of data fusion systems for automated driving functions, especially in challenging urban environments.

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