- Case SKS – Wireless LoRa based sensor
SKS Automation needed a sensor suitable for industrial use that works wirelessly. The selected LoRa technology transmits measurement data wirelessly up to tens of kilometers, and it connects easily to Industrial Internet applications. ARM mbed technology significantly reduced the time needed to pull off the project.
- Case Rivender - Stores without salesclerks
Grocery stores will make a comeback in suburbs and small towns if entrepreneurs warm to the unmanned store solution ModulShop of Rivender Ltd. The invention is predicted to become a huge success in Finland and European export markets. The solution is based on Finnish leading-edge know-how.
- Yocto Project - Embedded systems easier and faster
Embedded Linux developers often have to create their own distribution to precisely define the contents of the operating system. Those who nowadays choose embedded Linux for a project have several alternatives, one of which is the Yocto Project. Yocto is not an embedded Linux distribution but a development environment with which one can quickly and easily create custom versions.
- Accreditation for the EMC test lab
The FINAS accreditation service has granted accreditation to the Jyväskylä testing laboratory of Espotel Oy, which is part of the Etteplan Group, in accordance with requirement SFS-EN ISO/IEC 17025:2005.
- Choose Your IoT Platform With Care
When creating an IoT (Internet of Things) system, you have to pay attention to many details. One is choice of the right IoT platform. There are many IoT platforms, and they’re difficult to compare.
- Functional safety – case Labkotec
The formation of ice on wind turbine blades can be a significant risk factor. Labkotec has provided ice formation monitoring systems for a long time already. The newest version was developed according to ISO 13849 for increased functional safety.
- Product certification – case Asqella
Nowadays more and more products contain electronics and maybe some kind of wireless technology. People do not always realize that all electronic device must be certified, in other words checked, tested, and approved, before the sales of the product can start.
- DFT – Remember two things
To make sure the required testing for your upcoming product is possible to do, and preferably even easy to do, you have to take the testing requirements into account when the product is being developed. This is called design for testability or design for testing (DFT).
- Agile or not?
The concept of agile software development has been around for a long time already. It has similarities to lean manufacturing, the management philosophy started at Toyota.
- IVD device development – Orion Diagnostica’s QuikRead go®
An IVD device does not only have to comply with regulatory requirements and pass all certifications but also often contains complicated measurement technology and precision mechanics.