All Entries in the Category : Industrial

Industrial, instrumentation, security, process control and power supplies.

iRobot co-founder’s CyPhy Works gets new funding from Draper Nexus

Danvers, Massachusetts-based drone maker CyPhy Works said it raised an undisclosed amount of funding from Draper Nexus, a venture firm based in Japan and California.

: Industrial, Mil/Aero |

MACOM expands GaN portfolio with new wideband power amplifier

M/A-COM Technology Solutions (“MACOM”), a supplier of high-performance analog RF, microwave and optical semiconductor products, has announced the new NPA1006, a Gallium Nitride (GaN) wideband power amplifier optimised for 20-1000 MHz operation. This GaN on Silicon (Si) HEMT D-Mode Amplifier is suited for narrowband to broadband applications spanning test and measurement, defense communications, land mobile radio and wireless infrastructure.

: Industrial, Telecom |

HP Strikes China Deal, Sales Slump

SAN JOSE, Calif. – Hewlett-Packard reported declining revenues and profits amid a slumping PC market in which it is gaining some share. The news came the same day it announced a deal to roll its server and networking business in China into a joint venture aiming to take on China’s Lenovo.

: Computer, Consumer, Data, Industrial, Telecom

Kiva Systems Rebrands As Amazon Robotics

Confirming earlier reports, North Redding, MA-based warehouse robotics manufacturer Kiva Systems has announced it will soon be rebranded as Amazon Robotics. As of 8 a.m. central time Friday morning, Amazon had not issued a release on the subject.

: Industrial |

Collaborative Robots Are Helping Fuel a Robotics Boom

A renaissance in small robots is blooming. Collaborative robots are inexpensive and tiny compared with the giant caged-in versions that dominate the automotive market. These new human-friendly robots work alongside human workers in the electronics industry, at auto suppliers, and in warehouses.

: Industrial

ABB to manufacture robots in the United States

ABB will start production of robots in the United States, making it the first global industrial robotics company to commit to and invest in a North American robotics manufacturing footprint.

: Industrial

Vicor high-density low-profile integrated PFM power modules | Electropages

Vicor has unveiled its new high-density low-profile, integrated VIA PFM AC-DC front-end power modules. The converter modules achieve a power density of 8 W/cm³ (127 W/in³) supplying an isolated, PFC regulated 24V or 48V SELV DC output at up to 400W from the universal AC input range of 85 to 264V with 93% peak efficiency.

: Industrial |