Rutronik is exclusive distribution partner for EMEA of world market leader for cylindrical lithium-ion batteries Samsung SDI. This gives manufacturers of battery packs all components for a complete battery management system (BMS) from a single source. Lithium-ion batteries are increasingly being used in a wide range of applications. However, a number of regulations and requirements must be strictly obeyed...
Ispringen (Germany), May 4, 2017 – The new ISL94202 from Intersil is a high integration battery front end, measuring the cell voltages for three to eight cells. The full feature battery front end meets UL specified pack safety requirements. It enables pack designs needing SoC and SoH status when using an external microcontroller.
Ispringen (Germany), April 26, 2017 – With the new n-channel SiHP065N60E, distributor Rutronik presents the first device in Vishay’s fourth generation of 600V E Series power MOSFETs. This new MOSFET lowers conduction and switching losses while increasing efficiency. Thus, it is ideal for applications in telecommunication, industrial, and enterprise power systems.
If "dumb" devices are going to get smart, developers are going to have to get to grips with trusted gateways, E2E encryption, private and public keys, wireless protocols and profiles, and the RED regulation. Yes, there are IoT single-chip solutions that incorporate all the facets. The overview indicates whether they are really keeping their promises, and what stumbling blocks await along the way.