Electronic Products & Technology

Test & Measurement

August 1, 2014 by EP&T Magazine

Conveying our longstanding focus with a new name: Keysight Technologies

By now, you’ve probably heard that Agilent Technologies is spinning off its electronic measurement business as a standalone company. On January 7, 2014, we announced the name of this company: Keysight Technologies. Between now and November 2014, when we become…
July 2, 2014 by EP&T Magazine

Agilent’s MLab tour touts learning

In an effort to share its latest test equipment with end-users global tests and measurement leader Agilent Technologies Canada Inc., rolled out its Mobile Measurement Lab (MLab) tour in Canada. Stopping in Mississauga and Waterloo ON this month, the day-long…
June 20, 2014 by EP&T Magazine

Boston Semi Equipment acquires MVTS Technologies

Boston Semi Equipment LLC (BSE) Burlington MA, announced it has completed the acquisition of MVTS Technologies (MVTS). BSE and MVTS are industry leaders in the market for reconfigured automated test equipment (ATE). The combination of the product lines, service offerings…
May 30, 2014 by EP&T Magazine

Nett Technologies system verified by EPA

Nett Technologies Inc., Mississauga ON, announced that its BlueMAX 300D Selective Catalytic Reduction (SCR) system has been verified as the first of its kind by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). Nett’s BlueMAX 300D SCR is an emission control system…
May 16, 2014 by EP&T Magazine

Using thermography test tool for diagnostic of pcbs

At the heart of modern electronic devices and many other products are printed circuit boards (pcbs), which have proven to be rugged, reliable, and quickly and inexpensively produced. Thermal imagers provide a powerful set of diagnostic tools for testing PCBs…
May 10, 2014 by EP&T Magazine

Agilent appoints CTO of Keysight Technologies

Agilent Technologies Inc., Santa Clara CA, announced that Jay Alexander has been named Keysight Technologies’ chief technology officer. Agilent announced in September 2013 that it would separate into two publicly traded companies in 2014. Agilent’s Electronic Measurement Group is expected…
May 2, 2014 by EP&T Magazine

Agilent acquires electrothermal analysis technology from Gradient Design Automation

Agilent Technologies Inc. has acquired the electrothermal analysis technology from Gradient Design Automation, maker of HeatWave electrothermal analysis software. Agilent EEsof EDA now has sole ownership of Gradient’s core technology and will serve customers of both the integrated Advanced Design…
May 1, 2014 by EP&T Magazine

Newport Electronics merges into Omega Engineering

Leaders in high-precision test, measurement, process control and automation instrumentation for more than four decades Newport Electronics Inc., has become part of Omega Engineering Inc. Going forward, Newport will continue to do business under the OMEGA name and continue providing…
March 17, 2014 by EP&T Magazine

Agilent to host seminar series on high-speed digital interfaces

Leading global provider of electronic test and measurement devices Agilent Technologies Inc., will host a series of educational seminars focused on physical layer validation of high-speed digital interfaces at four cities in Canada this month. Targeted to those involved in…
March 1, 2014 by Brett Burger, Sr. product manager for embedded systems, National Instruments

Software-designed PACs: Think subroutine, not sub controllers

Today’s controls engineers face the pressure to simplify system complexity as they are tasked with increasingly complex challenges. Unfortunately, solutions to these challenges are difficult to clearly define, so overall industrial market trends are instead discussed in an attempt to…
February 22, 2014 by EP&T Magazine

Planning for and replacing obsolete technology with minimal impact to customers

The rapid change in electronic technology is accelerating throughout all industries. This article addresses the changing landscape as it relates to products and technologies that require stability in design, whether real or perceived. Let’s face it, customers get nervous when…
January 23, 2014 by EP&T Magazine

Yokogawa expands production in North America

Yokogawa Corporation of America, a leading manufacturer in the fields of measurement, control, and automation, is expanding its North American presence by expanding its facility in Newnan GA. The firm expects to increase its fulltime North American headcount to more…