Embedded http://machinedesign.com/taxonomy/term/8229/more en Data Drives the Industrial IoT http://machinedesign.com/iot/data-drives-industrial-iot <div class="field-byline"> Victoria Fraza Kickham </div> <div class="field-deck"> Data, networking, and edge computing are at the heart of the components trends rippling through the IIoT. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Data, networking, and edge computing are at the heart of the components trends rippling through the IIoT. </div> <p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/iot/data-drives-industrial-iot" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/iot/data-drives-industrial-iot#comments Manufacturing Equipment Embedded IoT Wed, 30 Nov 2016 14:11:00 +0000 67951 at http://machinedesign.com Siemens Acquires Mentor Graphics for $4.5 Billion http://machinedesign.com/news/siemens-acquires-mentor-graphics-45-billion <div class="node-body article-body">The German engineering-solutions company announced its biggest deal with an industrial software company since 2007. It expects to increase its footprint in automated technologies by offering software-based designs. </div> <p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/news/siemens-acquires-mentor-graphics-45-billion" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/news/siemens-acquires-mentor-graphics-45-billion#comments Embedded News Mon, 14 Nov 2016 19:16:00 +0000 67671 at http://machinedesign.com <p>Siemens&#39;s acquisition of Mentor Graphics is expected to broaden its&nbsp;solutions&nbsp;for &quot;smart&quot; manufacturing and automation.&nbsp;</p> Wireless, Energy-Harvesting Switches Transmit Data More Than 900 ft. http://machinedesign.com/whats-inside/wireless-energy-harvesting-switches-transmit-data-more-900-ft <div class="node-body article-body">Wireless AFIS rocker and snap switches can harvest the energy needed to send a radio message containing all user data via an antenna.</div> <p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/whats-inside/wireless-energy-harvesting-switches-transmit-data-more-900-ft" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/whats-inside/wireless-energy-harvesting-switches-transmit-data-more-900-ft#comments What's Inside? Embedded Mon, 26 Sep 2016 14:29:00 +0000 66391 at http://machinedesign.com FAQs on Flexible Printed Circuits http://machinedesign.com/embedded/faqs-flexible-printed-circuits <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by Tech-Etch </div> <div class="node-body article-body">What is a flexible printed circuit? What finishes are available for flex circuits? What are the benefits of flexible circuits over printed circuit boards? Can surface mount components be added to flexible circuits?</div> <p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/embedded/faqs-flexible-printed-circuits" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/embedded/faqs-flexible-printed-circuits#comments Design FAQs Embedded Fri, 06 May 2016 13:50:00 +0000 37491 at http://machinedesign.com How to Identify the Right RFID for Your Applications http://machinedesign.com/manufacturing-equipment/how-identify-right-rfid-your-applications <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by Turck </div> <div class="node-body article-body">High frequency (HF) and ultra-high frequency (UHF) RFID systems present different...</div> <p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/manufacturing-equipment/how-identify-right-rfid-your-applications" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/manufacturing-equipment/how-identify-right-rfid-your-applications#comments Manufacturing Equipment White Papers Embedded Mon, 18 Apr 2016 19:43:00 +0000 60011 at http://machinedesign.com New Materials Push the Embedded Tech Envelope http://machinedesign.com/materials/new-materials-push-embedded-tech-envelope <div class="field-deck"> Research in materials science and embedded sensors have led to advances like rubber-bound metal nano blobs to increase conductivity and machines that can “feel.” </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Research in materials science and embedded sensors have led to advances like rubber-bound metal nano blobs to increase conductivity and machines that can “feel.”</div> <p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/materials/new-materials-push-embedded-tech-envelope" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/materials/new-materials-push-embedded-tech-envelope#comments Embedded Materials Sensors Mon, 29 Feb 2016 16:43:00 +0000 57911 at http://machinedesign.com Scanning the Show Floor: Pacific West Design (Day 3) http://machinedesign.com/embedded/scanning-show-floor-pacific-west-design-day-3 <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p>While 3D printing wasn&rsquo;t as prevalent as in previous years, there was still some exciting innovation to be seen in the field&mdash;along with a number of other show exhibitors who caught the eye of Tech Editor Jeff Kerns.</p> </div> http://machinedesign.com/embedded/scanning-show-floor-pacific-west-design-day-3#comments Embedded Tue, 16 Feb 2016 14:50:00 +0000 57531 at http://machinedesign.com Confirmed: Ripples in Time-Space Caused by Colliding Black Holes http://machinedesign.com/recreation/confirmed-ripples-time-space-caused-colliding-black-holes <div class="node-body article-body">LIGO team detects gravitational waves generated by colliding black holes 1.3 billion light-years away. </div> <p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/recreation/confirmed-ripples-time-space-caused-colliding-black-holes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/recreation/confirmed-ripples-time-space-caused-colliding-black-holes#comments Embedded Recreation Thu, 11 Feb 2016 20:52:00 +0000 57421 at http://machinedesign.com The Industrial Internet of Things http://machinedesign.com/embedded/industrial-internet-things <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by National Instruments </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Engineers and scientists are already implementing systems on the leading edge of the IIoT, but they still...</div> <p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/embedded/industrial-internet-things" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/embedded/industrial-internet-things#comments White Papers Embedded Mon, 14 Dec 2015 19:25:00 +0000 49721 at http://machinedesign.com Control Design Guide for Smart Machines http://machinedesign.com/embedded/control-design-guide-smart-machines <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by National Instruments </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The Control Design Guide for Smart Machines provides insight into the...</div> <p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/embedded/control-design-guide-smart-machines" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/embedded/control-design-guide-smart-machines#comments White Papers Embedded Mon, 14 Dec 2015 18:13:00 +0000 49711 at http://machinedesign.com