Articles: EngineerIT

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Now Media acquires EngineerIT and Energize from EE Publishers

. Now Media (Pty) Ltd, a well-established print and electronic media-house based in Illovo, Johannesburg, has acquired two flagship publications, EngineerIT and Energize, from EE Publishers (Pty) Ltd. EngineerIT magazine covers measurement and instrumentation; electronics design, manufacture testing and components; telecommunications, networking and broadcasting; automation and control; and computer and software engineering. Energize magazine covers […]

Charlie and the (fully-automated) Chocolate Factory

As any rational 20-something-year-old woman does when dealing with a romantic crisis, a recent breakup led to a wine- and takeaway-filled movie night with my girlfriends. After vetoing all typical boy-meets-girl movies, we opted for a classic: Charlie and the Chocolate Factory – the Tim Burton version, of course, because who doesn’t love Jonny Depp? […]

SANSA app calculates best HF communication channel

The South African National Space Agency (SANSA), based in Hermanus, has developed  a new application (app) that will assist users of the high frequency spectrum (3 – 30 MHz) to plan the frequencies that will provide the best and most reliable communication channel at any given time of the day or night between any two […]

New app supports predictive services for drive systems

With Predictive Services for Drive Systems, Siemens presents a standardised extension to the local service agreement at this year’s SPS. This is based on the new Mindsphere Predictive Service Assistance app, which makes maintenance more efficient for Sinamics drive systems and/or Simotics motors in the low voltage range. With the new service portfolio including Mindsphere […]

Green BLDC fan driver lowers energy use

Allegro MicroSystems, a global leader in power and sensing solutions for motion control and energy efficient systems, has announced the launch of a three-phase BLDC driver IC with integrated power loss brake (PLB) features. The A89331 code-free, sinusoidal sensorless fan driver is designed to improve thermal efficiency, which reduces energy use and data centre costs. […]

EE Publishers 2020 Year Planners

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