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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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Comprehensive solutions for fast EV Charging design by Infineon

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E-mobility is the future. It will revolutionize private and public transportation, reduce air pollution and make our world a better place. Creating efficient charging infrastructures is key to enabling this worldwide megatrend. However, if people are to embrace this technology, charging infrastructures must allow drivers to travel conveniently, and charge their vehicles quickly and safely.

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Hardware-based security: taking Industry 4.0 to the next level

Created by Dr. Josef Haid; Principal Technical Marketing Platform Security at Infineon Technologies |   Knowledge

The Internet of Things (IoT) is connecting smart devices and machines to create smart factories (known as Industry 4.0 or Industrial Internet). These highly automated, decentralized factories promise greater efficiency and flexibility across production processes. At the same time they are also exposed to attacks from cyberspace as they rely on Internet connectivity. Software measures alone do not generally...

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