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Posts From April, 2012

Positive results across the market 

13 April 2012 07:13:00 Categories: Comment

 The test and measurement market is experiencing positive results and according to a report by Frost and Sullivan, found that: “the world power quality test and measurement (T & M) equipment market earned revenues of $556.7 million in 2009, estimating this to reach $697.6 million by 2016.”

A feature special on test and measurement in this month's issue focuses on JTAG test architecture and how the boundary-scan tool has gone from high-end test tool to now also offer a low-cost alternative.

The connectors market is continuing to be driven by application demands such as the rail industry with a connector solution from Hypertac. This solution was developed specifically for the Eurobalise system incorporated in train communication systems throughout Europe.

Finally, enclosure design is taking on something of a fetish as device manufacturers attempt to enhance the user experience with intuitive housings that take on a whole new perspective with a new range of enclosures from OKW for the medical market.


Michelle WinnyMichelle Winny

With a combination of news, products and feature articles, Michelle provides up-to-wire commentary on new technology and legislation. Coupled with in depth coverage for specifiers and purchasers of electronic components and equipment, Michelle brings everything within the electronics market directly to her readers.