Interconnects http://electronicdesign.com/taxonomy/term/25796/more en Trends in Fiber Optic Cleaning http://electronicdesign.com/components/trends-fiber-optic-cleaning <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by: Fischer Connectors </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Fiber optics infrastructures continue to grow as data requirements expand. Clean, reliable optical connectors are paramount in providing a reliable, high performance fiber infrastructure. This paper addresses the importance of cleaning and maintaining these optical connectors for optimal performance & reliability.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/components/trends-fiber-optic-cleaning" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/components/trends-fiber-optic-cleaning#comments Components White Paper Interconnects Mon, 18 Apr 2016 21:06:00 +0000 874421 at http://electronicdesign.com Instrumentation and the Internet of Things - Seven Essentials for Rugged Connectors in Instrumentation Applications http://electronicdesign.com/components/instrumentation-and-internet-things-seven-essentials-rugged-connectors-instrumentation-ap <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by: Fischer Connectors </div> <div class="node-body article-body">IoT is coming of age, and it’s not all wireless. The move toward smaller and smarter devices, challenges design engineers to examine how they can leverage the newest interconnect technology to build smaller and smarter instrumentation devices for extreme or rugged environments.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/components/instrumentation-and-internet-things-seven-essentials-rugged-connectors-instrumentation-ap" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/components/instrumentation-and-internet-things-seven-essentials-rugged-connectors-instrumentation-ap#comments IoT Components White Paper Interconnects Mon, 18 Apr 2016 21:06:00 +0000 874411 at http://electronicdesign.com Fiber Optic Sensing – Cable & Connector Primer http://electronicdesign.com/components/fiber-optic-sensing-cable-connector-primer <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by: Fischer Connectors </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Get an overview of the technical basics behind sensing over fiber technologies that enable either local measurement points or distributed measurement all along the fiber. Learn primary applications for this powerful approach, along with steps for selecting reliable and easy-to-maintain interconnect solutions.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/components/fiber-optic-sensing-cable-connector-primer" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/components/fiber-optic-sensing-cable-connector-primer#comments Components White Paper Interconnects Mon, 18 Apr 2016 21:06:00 +0000 874401 at http://electronicdesign.com USB Type-C Redefines Data, Power Connectivity http://electronicdesign.com/interconnects/usb-type-c-redefines-data-power-connectivity <div class="node-body article-body">With its high data-rate capability, higher power-delivery specification, and physically smaller, more flexible connector, Type-C usage could make USB’s adoption even more widespread.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/interconnects/usb-type-c-redefines-data-power-connectivity" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/interconnects/usb-type-c-redefines-data-power-connectivity#comments Automotive TI Medical Mobile Communications Interconnects Power Wireless Texas Instruments Wed, 23 Mar 2016 16:39:00 +0000 870821 at http://electronicdesign.com Fine Pitch Right Angle & Horizontal SMT Spring-Loaded Connectors from Mill-Max http://electronicdesign.com/components/fine-pitch-right-angle-horizontal-smt-spring-loaded-connectors-mill-max <div class="field-byline"> Sponsored by: Mill-Max </div> <div class="node-body article-body">.050” pitch spring-loaded RA and HSMT connectors offer space-saving solutions for a variety of interconnect applications.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/components/fine-pitch-right-angle-horizontal-smt-spring-loaded-connectors-mill-max" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/components/fine-pitch-right-angle-horizontal-smt-spring-loaded-connectors-mill-max#comments Components Interconnects Wed, 16 Mar 2016 12:35:00 +0000 869661 at http://electronicdesign.com USB Type-C: The Power Tool for Next-Generation Electronics http://electronicdesign.com/interconnects/usb-type-c-power-tool-next-generation-electronics <div class="node-body article-body">USB Type-C serves as a common standard for hosts as well as receptacles, thus displacing both Type-A and Type-B connectors.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/interconnects/usb-type-c-power-tool-next-generation-electronics" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/interconnects/usb-type-c-power-tool-next-generation-electronics#comments Interconnects Power Power Sources Texas Instruments Tue, 23 Feb 2016 14:15:00 +0000 868351 at http://electronicdesign.com Enhancing Ethernet for Industrial Applications http://electronicdesign.com/ethernet/enhancing-ethernet-industrial-applications <div class="node-body article-body">This article looks at how enhancements to Ethernet help it meet stringent industrial networking requirements.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/ethernet/enhancing-ethernet-industrial-applications" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/ethernet/enhancing-ethernet-industrial-applications#comments Communications Ethernet industrial Interconnects Texas Instruments Wed, 10 Feb 2016 14:07:00 +0000 867701 at http://electronicdesign.com Low-Latency Interconnects Plumb the Depths of Particle Physics http://electronicdesign.com/communications/low-latency-interconnects-plumb-depths-particle-physics <div class="node-body article-body">CERN is updating the interconnects within its massive data center to more efficiently sift through the data produced by the Large Hadron Collider. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/communications/low-latency-interconnects-plumb-depths-particle-physics" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/communications/low-latency-interconnects-plumb-depths-particle-physics#comments Hot Topics Communications Embedded Interconnects Fri, 22 Jan 2016 08:35:00 +0000 866561 at http://electronicdesign.com <p>CERN&#39;s&nbsp;main data center is located in Meyrin, Switzerland. It provides about&nbsp;45 petabytes of data storage on disk, and houses the majority of the data center&#39;s 100,000 processing cores. (Image courtesy of CERN).</p> Introduction to USB Power Delivery http://electronicdesign.com/interconnects/introduction-usb-power-delivery <div class="node-body article-body">USB power delivery has changed substantially since USB was first released. The latest standard provides significantly more power and exchange methodologies.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/interconnects/introduction-usb-power-delivery" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/interconnects/introduction-usb-power-delivery#comments IoT Engineering Essentials Digital ICs Interconnects Thu, 14 Jan 2016 16:11:00 +0000 865361 at http://electronicdesign.com Q&A: What You Need to Know About USB Type-C http://electronicdesign.com/interconnects/qa-what-you-need-know-about-usb-type-c <div class="node-body article-body">This interview with Abdullah Raouf, Senior Product Marketing Manager for Lattice Semiconductor, focuses on the new technologies supported in the USB Type-C standard.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/interconnects/qa-what-you-need-know-about-usb-type-c" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/interconnects/qa-what-you-need-know-about-usb-type-c#comments Interviews Mobile Robotics Communications Components Interconnects Power Thu, 07 Jan 2016 15:24:00 +0000 864741 at http://electronicdesign.com