Posts From Pradeep Chakraborty

IoT has several apps in industrial, commercial and consumer space: AppDynamics

By : Pradeep Chakraborty

BANGALORE, INDIA: With businesses relying more and more on technology, IoT adoption in business is undergoing changes. Here, Krishnakumar Gangaatharan, solution architect – Global Service Providers, AppDynamics, talks to CIOL about these changes, and more. Excerpts: CIOL: With businesses relying

News Republic and Appy Geek launches in India

By : Pradeep Chakraborty

NEW DELHI, INDIA: News Republic, a much lauded and awarded global mobile media group and the Winner of “The Best Mobile Media And Publishing App” at Mobile World Congress 2015, is entering the Indian market. This innovative, “born mobile” company

ESDM website now live!

By : Pradeep Chakraborty

NEW DELHI & BANGALORE, INDIA: CyberMedia India Online Ltd (CIOL) has welcomed a new member to its family with the launch of an exclusive website on Electronics Systems Design and Manufacturing (ESDM). Featured at www.esdm.in, the new website is catering

Seagate fundamentally shifts economics of cloud computing

By : Pradeep Chakraborty

NEW DELHI, INDIA: Seagate Technology plc has unveiled its revolutionary, new object-based storage drive— the Seagate Kinetic HDD. Based on the Seagate Kinetic Open Storage platform, Kinetic HDD dramatically reduces total cost of ownership (TCO) by combining an open source

Seagate’s Kinetic Open Storage platform delivers radically simpler cloud architecture

By : Pradeep Chakraborty

NEW DELHI, INDIA: Seagate Technology plc is redefining the cloud storage infrastructure with the unveiling of its internally developed Seagate Kinetic Open Storage platform. A significant leap forward in scale-out storage architectures, the Seagate Kinetic Open Storage platform simplifies data

IoT one of core drivers of integration in 2015: Intel

By : Pradeep Chakraborty

BANGALORE, INDIA: A fresh, new year, new predictions, new trends, and well, everything new. I met up with Sunit Rikhi, VP, Technology & Manufacturing Group, GM, Intel Custom Foundry, Intel Corp., during his recent trip to India. Here’s the outcome

ST showcases 4K, DOCSIS, HEVC solutions

By : Pradeep Chakraborty

NEW DELHI, INDIA: The Indian government-supported, digitization wave has made India a key market for STMicroelectronics’ application processors and other digital products. ST India recently organized the DPG Technology Day, that gave a platform to existing and prospective customers/partners to experience

Samsung Z1 unveiled in India

By : Pradeep Chakraborty

NEW DELHI, INDIA: Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd launched the first Tizen powered smartphone for India, the Samsung Z1. Appealing to millions of potential users in India, the Samsung Z1 offers exclusive benefits for localized entertainment apps and a simple user

DSP Group and ProSyst offer ULE-enabled IoT over OSGi

By : Pradeep Chakraborty

LOS ALTOS, USA: DSP Group Inc. and ProSyst announced a mutual ULE/OSGi IoT solution, which was created in the framework of the long-term partnership between the two companies. The co-developed solution is based on DSP Group’s ULE chipset solutions and ProSyst’s

Ikanos and SoftAtHome accelerate innovative broadband diagnostics

By : Pradeep Chakraborty

LAS VEGAS, USA: Ikanos Communications Inc. and SoftAtHome announced at CES 2015 that they are extending their partnership to deliver advanced real-time broadband monitoring and diagnostic tools to operators, enabling them to minimize customer support costs while coping with growing

Kensington unveils industry’s thinnest security lock design for ultrabooks and tablets

By : Pradeep Chakraborty

LAS VEGAS, USA: Kensington has announced the MiniSave – Mobile Lock, the industry’s thinnest security lock system with the Kensington mini security slot technology- for use on ultra-thin mobile devices including Ultrabooks and tablets. Featuring a new patented Cleat locking

Micrel’s small load switch delivers 7A continuous current In 1.2mm x 2mm package

By : Pradeep Chakraborty

SAN JOSE, USA: Micrel Inc. has introduced the MIC95410 7A load switch in a compact 1.2mm x 2.0mm package. This device can be used for systems requiring power partitioning and has the capability of a controlled power up sequence with

Maxim MAX14836 dual sensor transceivers available from Mouser

By : Pradeep Chakraborty

TAIWAN: Mouser Electronics Inc. is now stocking the new MAX14836 24V Dual‑Output Sensor Transceiver from Maxim Integrated. This device is a sensor driver, capable of driving two sensors from dual 24V outputs. This device features two outputs, each of which

Fujikura intros new fibre recoater series

By : Pradeep Chakraborty

CHESSINGTON, SOUTH UK: Fujikura is introducing a new series of Fujikura fibre recoaters – the FSR-05, FSR-06 and FSR-07, respectively. The recoaters feature easy-to-exchange moulds for common coating sizes, including 196 µm, 255 µm, 280 µm, 450 µm, 670 µm

Artesyn launches 75 W high current DC-DC converter for telecom

By : Pradeep Chakraborty

HONG KONG: Artesyn Embedded Technologies announced the AVO75 series, new 75 W fully-regulated eigth-brick dc-dc converters that bring high efficiency and thermal performance to cost-sensitive, small space, high current and low voltage telecom network infrastructure applications. The AVO75 series is

Global semiconductor sales through Nov. outpace 2013 sales

By : Pradeep Chakraborty

WASHINGTON, USA: The Semiconductor Industry Association (SIA), representing U.S. leadership in semiconductor manufacturing and design, announced that worldwide sales of semiconductors reached $29.7 billion for the month of November 2014, an increase of 9.1 percent from the November 2013 total

Semicon outlook 2015: Healthy equipment spending into 2015!

By : Pradeep Chakraborty

Christian Gregor Dieseldorff USA: The general consensus for the semiconductor industry is for this year’s positive trend to continue into 2015 as both revenue growth and unit shipment growth are expected to be in the mid- to high- single digit

Semicon in 2015: Semiconductor materials market to surpass $46 billion in 2015

By : Pradeep Chakraborty

Lara Chamness USA: By all accounts 2014 is going to be a good year for the semiconductor industry; current semiconductor revenue forecasts point to mid- to high single digit growth and quarterly device revenues and silicon shipments are stronger when

Semicon forecast 2015: Equipment sales to rise from $38 bn in 2014 to nearly $44 bn in 2015!

By : Pradeep Chakraborty

TOKYO, JAPAN: SEMI projects that worldwide sales of new semiconductor manufacturing equipment will increase 19.3 percent to $38 billion in 2014, according to the SEMI Year-end Forecast, released at the annual SEMICON Japan exposition. In 2015, strong positive growth is

Internet of Things stimulates MEMS market

By : Pradeep Chakraborty

EL SEGUNDO, USA: The explosive expansion of the Internet of things (IoT) is driving rapid demand growth for microelectromechanical systems (MEMS) devices in areas including asset-tracking systems, smart grids and building automation. Worldwide market revenue for MEMS directly used in