Vertical agriculture will be taking an increasingly important role in the agricultural sector. Because with the latest LED technology it is possible to cultivate an extremely wide variety of plants, saving space and positively affecting their growth, completely without sunlight. Efficient lighting solutions are needed here.
The Recom buck-boost converter RBBA3000 in a half-brick package delivers up to 3kW output power with a conversion efficiency of 98%. It is baseplate-cooled and allows individual programming of the output voltage and the maximum current. The RBBA3000 is available at www.rutronik24.com.
The LTE categories NB1 and M1 are becoming increasingly popular. Each year, the number of devices with low power cellular standards is growing by an average of over 100 million devices, claims market research company Berg Insight AB in its latest report Cellular and LPWAN IoT Device Ecosystems. Cellular standards with new embedded SIM solutions are experiencing an additional upturn in demand.
As a result of Rutronik Elektronische Bauelemente GmbH’s “Persuasive Performance,” the distributor earned the title of “EMEA Distributor of the Year” from JAE, the Japanese manufacturer of connectors and cable assemblies, for the second year in a row.
The Nordic Semiconductor dual processor SoC (System on Chip) nRF5340 supports Bluetooth Low Energy as well as all functions of Bluetooth 5.1 and Bluetooth 5, plus Bluetooth mesh, Thread, Zigbee, NFC, ANT, 802.15.4 and 2,4GHz proprietary. With the Preview Development Kit (PDK) developers can already test and evaluate designs based on the SoC. The PDK is available at www.rutronik24.com.