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Industrial-Grade Motherboards of German Engineering Quality - High Processing Performance for Graphically Intensive Applications

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Since Kontron’s acquisition of Fujitsu’s Industrial Mainboard Division, the transition process has been now been completed. Kontron is not only continuing Fujitsu’s business seamlessly, but is also developing it further with new developments “designed & manufactured in Germany”.

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Power Electronics - Si, Si Schottky or SiC Schottky?

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The growth in the use of silicon carbide (SiC) in power electronics is gaining pace, because it allows for reduced power and switching losses as well as more compact form factors compared to silicon – and falling prices make it an increasingly compelling option for power semiconductor developers.

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Flexible plug-in options for mechatronics: Rutronik offers Lumberg high-current contact elements for price-sensitive applications

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Optimum connection even in tight spaces: thanks to the contact surfaces (Footprint 14,0mm x 10,2mm) that are open on both sides, the phase contact from Lumberg offers various mating options: from above, through the PCB or from below (Tab 0,8/1,0mm). The contact elements are particularly essential for numerous applications in the automotive sector, such as frequency converters of industrial electric motors,...

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Especially for LE Audio applications: The new Bluetooth SoC‘s nRF5340 from Nordic Semiconductor at Rutronik

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More powerful, more energy efficient and more memory: with the nRF5340, a wireless SoC with Dual Arm® Cortex®-M33 processor for complex IoT applications, Nordic Semiconductor presents the third generation of dual-core Bluetooth 5.2 SoC‘s. As an evolution of the nRF51 and nRF52 series, the nRF53 series combines their key features, such as high-speed SPI, bluetooth 5.2 and tolerance to operating temperatures...

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Supercaps - 3V Technology for Longer Life

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Supercaps, also known as ultracapacitors, are still considered to be a newcomer product. Despite only gaining significant attention in recent years, they are a tried, tested and proven double-layer technology that has seen an encouraging and constant growth in popularity. 3V technology can only be a boon for their appeal.

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