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Power-supply EMI/EMC performance to be highlighted at DesignCon

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Ventura, CA. SL Power Electronics announced it will showcase its families of AC/DC internal and external power solutions for powering critical solutions during DesignCon 2017, February 1-2 in Santa Clara. At the conference for chip, board, and systems design engineers, SL Power will showcase...

Milwaukee Electronics chooses Aegis FactoryLogix MES

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Horsham, PA. Milwaukee Electronics, a long-time Aegis customer, recently chose Aegis’s FactoryLogix manufacturing execution software (MES) to implement in its Canby, OR, facility. The software was selected for its ability to drive faster new product introduction through manufacturing. With facilities located in Wisconsin, Oregon, and...

Seeking input on medical-electronics applications

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Electronics and related technologies play key roles in medical applications. Those roles include acquiring data, processing it, communicating it to caregivers, allowing caregivers to collaborate (often remotely), and administering some form of treatment or rehabilitation. Regardless of the application, test is an important part...

Study to evaluate virtual rehabilitation platform after knee replacement

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San Diego, CA. Reflexion Health Inc., a digital healthcare company, in conjunction with the Duke Clinical Research Institute (DCRI), announced the enrollment of the first patients in Virtual Exercise Rehabilitation In-home Therapy: A Research Study (VERITAS), which is designed to evaluate the cost and...

Avaya helps rural German healthcare association speed medical-team collaboration

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Santa Clara, CA. Providing emergency patient care in rural Germany can challenge any healthcare organization. For St. Josef’s Hospital Weisbaden GmbH, a solution such as Avaya Scopia videoconferencing is a critical piece of the puzzle for coordinating care team and specialists across its three...

Mitigating medical device risk

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What is the proper level of security for today’s medical devices? Given their large electronic and software content and the value of medical information, these products are a natural target for hackers. The importance of device, network, and data security continues to increase as...

Pinscriptive, T-Systems deliver specialty-drug analytics

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Tempe, AZ (PRNewswire). Pinscriptive, which leverages big-data analytics to identify the most clinically effective specialty medications at an optimal cost for individual patients and patient sub-populations, has partnered with T-Systems, the corporate customer arm of Deutsche Telekom and provider of information and communications technology...

Bel Power Solutions offers industrial, medical supplies

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Jersey City, NJ. Bel Power Solutions, a division of Bel Fuse Inc. and a global manufacturer of power management devices, has announced the expansion of its open-frame, AC/DC power-supply portfolio to include the ABC550 and MBC550 Series power supplies for industrial and medical applications. These...

Spectrum’s modular PXIe digitizers serve wideband applications

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Hackensack, NJ. Spectrum Instrumentation has expanded its line of PXIe-based high-speed digitizers with nine new cards. The new M4x.22xx series includes modules that offer one, two, or four fully synchronous channels (Table 1). Each channel is equipped with its own analog-to-digital converter, with real-time signal...

Medical Product Focus: Getting a head start on device design and manufacturing

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Medical electronics design demands reliability and compliance—from design through manufacturing. You can get a boost in the design stage by employing components and subsystems built for medical electronics applications, such as the power supplies and regulators highlighted here as well as a helpful power-supply...