Tuesday, December 1st, 2015

October 2015 – As an end of the year refresh and to line up with the Adobe MAX event, Dell rolled out a new line of mobile workstations and an addition to the desktop lineup. The major shift on the mobile workstations is the inclusion of the Intel Sky Lake H processors, support for Thunderbolt [...]

September 2015 – In a briefing at the CTIA Super Mobility 2015 event, we got an update on the Geotab GO7 device for the OBDII port. The Geotab booth had an array of partners who had developed products and services on their platform that rotated through over the multiple days of the show. The core [...]

September 2015 – At CTIA the team from Ethertronics was showing off their new smart antenna solutions. The 15 yr old company has already shipped over 1.3B antennas on over 100 designs from their standard parts and custom design inventory. The antennas are available in passive and active form for 3G and 4G applications. Their [...]

September 2015 – At the CTIA Super Mobility 2015, there were a large number of providers of cases for the latest generation of cell phones. Focusing on the largest installed base models, the Apple iPhone and the Samsung Galaxy line. As a result, standing out in the crowd is a challenge, as the all the [...]

September 2015 – The availability of ubiquitous computing with low cost data processing is the current driver for new storage technologies. Both on a direct attach basis or local SAN applications as well as cloud based storage solutions, the challenge to select and optimize the right technology is a growing problem. The upcoming SNIA Storage [...]

September 2015 – At IBC 2015, Imagine Communications introduced a new software service and product for Just in Time Transcode (JITT) that is available in the cloud and can be run on any web server. The product is called SelenioNext. In addition to being a real time transcoder for both live data feeds and UDP [...]

September 2015 – Imagine Communications recently released version 3 of the Versio platform. The version 2 was an appliance that handing the baseband control, input/output, clip control and all the other standard functions of the broadcast. The version 2 appliance, however, was constrained by the bandwidth and distribution limitations of the coax that connected the [...]

August 2015 – At IDF 2015 in San Francisco, Pericom was showing their next generation of high speed connectivity products to support modern server and mobile device design for the Intel platform. According to industry analysts, mobile devices and PCs unit sales combined will exceed 2.2 billion units by 2020. These next generation mobile devices [...]

August 2015 – At Siggraph 2015 in Los Angeles, Nvidia was showing not only their hardware solutions for the content creation community, but also new solutions in the software space that are helping to shift how design is done. The focus is on simulated reality all the way to VR and is based on the [...]

August 2015 – At SIGGRAPH 2015, the focus on mobile devices and computers were workstation class machines that are the core of the content creation industry. Unlike consumer applications where data can all be sent up to the cloud for processing and restarting a task due to a crash or bad data is just annoying, [...]