Posts tagged as ICT news

Entry-level industrial rack PCs

  The Siemens Industry Automation Division is launching a range of rack PCs on the market for the low-end price segment for industrial PCs. The Simatic IPC347D industrial PCs are particularly suitable for the production environment where greater robustness is required compared to office PCs. With this new product line, Siemens is primarily addressing the […]

Celebrating 30 years, 3500 patents and 60 industry firsts

  Xilinx celebrates 30 years of technology leadership. With over 3500 patents and 60 industry firsts, the company is known for its historic achievements including the introduction of the first FPGA and the inception of the fabless model. Recent innovations have transformed Xilinx from its programmable logic heritage to an “all programmable” company, creating and […]

Solar power for new-generation datacentres

  Uptime and efficiency benchmarks have come under the spotlight recently as business growth targets continue to be challenged by the prospect of unreliable utility power, particularly in remote industrial areas, in 2014. Data centres are at the core of the concerns as they are required to deliver 99,9% uptime, but many are in danger […]

Print supplier streamlines support to dealership

  Mascor has recently partnered with Nashua Limited to streamline how it provides support to its dealerships whilst improving the reliability of its printers, saving time and reducing costs. Mascor has eleven dealerships spread over a large part of eastern South Africa, with its headquarters in Greytown, KwaZulu-Natal. With an IT staff of only two, […]

Wireless mouse that supports Bluetooth

  Nordic Semiconductor has announced that the world’s first dual-operating Bluetooth v4.0 and proprietary 2,4 GHz wireless mouse has been launched by  Lenovo Group and benefits in both use cases from Nordic’s  multi-protocol nRF51822 SoCs. This allows consumers to use Lenovo N700 wireless mouse with the latest Windows 8 PCs with Bluetooth v4.0 (that includes […]

Governments reap cloud rewards

  It is widely accepted that cloud computing is transforming organisations across all industries, and affording business that adopt cloud technologies massive savings as well as other benefits. The private sector was first to realise this and capitalise on cloud’s numerous benefits, but government entities are also starting to realise how cloud can benefit them. […]