Enhanced SoCs for compact products in wearable sector

    Nordic recently introduced the company’s new products at an industry seminar arranged and hosted by its local representative, RF Design. One of the new products introduced was the enhanced nRF51 series system on a chip  (SoC) which features RAM doubled to 32 kB for improved application performance and ultra-compact packaging for smaller wearable […]

Stemming de-industrialisation to grow manufacturing output

  South African manufacturers urgently need government to pursue solutions to enable the country to fulfill its manufacturing potential, Manufacturing Circle executive director Coenraad Bezuidenhout said at the Siemens Future of Manufacturing event.     Manufacturing has lost more than 300 000 jobs since the global financial crisis because these goals have not been pursued […]

FTTH Council reports significant investment in last mile fibre

  Speaking at the opening of the FTTH Council Conference 2014, FTTH Council  SA president Richard Came reported that significant progress has been made with investment focused on last mile fibre. He said that the proliferation of fibre optic networks will play a massive role in the adoption of cloud based technology which in turn […]