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Smart Parking: Finding free parking spaces with sensors

Created by Carlos Ramos, Field Sales Manager, Rutronik Elektronische Bauelemente GmbH |   Knowledge

A startup from Nuremberg wants to contribute to the smart city of the future by digitally transforming parking spaces. In contrast to other approaches that are either very expensive or time-consuming to install, Smart City System’s “Parking Pilot” is based on a small, yet robust, sensor that can be easily attached to parking areas.

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Automotive Fans & Pumps by Infineon

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When it comes to your requirements in motor control applications related to Pumps and Fans, look no further than Infineon’s range of Embedded Power ICs. Find more information on our brand-new landing page.

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Selecting the right power supply

Created by Bianca Aichinger, Product Marketing Manager, RECOM Power GmbH |   Knowledge

At some stage of every project there comes a point where the developer has to ask which power supply is best suited to the application. Ever shorter development cycles, stricter specifications, and tighter budgets make the selection difficult. This article provides an overview of the details that need to be considered when making that choice.

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How can predictive maintenance become a success?

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Preparing today for tomorrow. If you postpone maintenance, you could well experience sudden machine and belt failure or faulty production. Regardless of whether the delay was due to cost savings, lack of skilled workers or loss of motivation: Thanks to predictive maintenance, this can no longer occur. However, a few points must be observed in order for this to succeed.

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Not all electric motors are the same - Different versions and how they are controlled

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Electro mobility is one of the hottest topics in the automotive industry right now due to the diesel emissions scandal. However, the idea of using clean electricity from renewable sources instead of internal combustion engines is not new: Streetcars, for example, were electrified at the end of the 19th century. In contrast, electro mobility is just beginning its triumphant march on our highways and streets:...

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