Electronic Products & Technology


June 9, 2015 by Michael Rosenthal, marketing enablement manager responsible for Avnet Embedded's Sales Mastery Program

On premise vs. Cloud

Avnet serves up the final word
May 10, 2015 by EP&T Magazine

Certicom launches managed certificate service

Certicom Corp., Waterloo ON, a subsidiary of BlackBerry Ltd. launched a new managed public key infrastructure certificate service for connected devices, unleashing the performance of its renowned security technology for a broad range of Internet of Things (IoT) applications. This…
May 2, 2015 by EP&T Magazine

STEAMLabs launches IoT teaching kit

STEAMLabs, a non-profit community makerspace, has launched an Internet of Things (IoT) teaching kit to help students and teachers navigate the world of connected devices, 3D printing and software development. The teaching kit was officially launched at the Toronto International…
May 1, 2015 by EP&T Magazine

OCE Discovery conference breaks all records

Held this Monday and Tuesday at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre, OCE Discovery well exceeded previous attendee rates attracting 3,100 attendees and close to 500 exhibits. “We are extremely pleased by the success of the conference and unprecedented engagement of…
April 28, 2015 by EP&T Magazine

OCE’s Discovery celebrates 10 years of innovation with largest-ever show

Every year, Ontario Centres of Excellence’s Discovery trade show and conference showcases the best offerings from Ontario’s and Canada’s best and brightest innovators and entrepreneurs. This year, OCE Discovery‘s 10th edition maintains that tradition with its busiest show at the…
April 27, 2015 by EP&T Magazine

Waterloo firm solves IoT issue by securing its data

By now the world has accepted the fact that the Internet of Things (IoT) is going to be the largest business transformation over the next 10 years. Industry giants have forecasted over 20-billion new smart objects by 2020, with all…
April 26, 2015 by EP&T Magazine

Newark element14 to distribute ARM mbed IoT starter kit

Newark element14 has secured an agreement with ARM to be the first to stock the recently launched ARM mbed IoT Starter Kit – Ethernet Edition from the IBM Internet of Things Foundation, opening up opportunities for tech enthusiasts across the…
March 24, 2015 by EP&T Magazine

Digi-Key & Silicon Labs launch IoT design competition

Silicon Labs, Austin TX, and Digi-Key Corp., Thief River Falls MN, have launched an IoT design contest for pioneering developers who want to create connected ‘things’ that will help make the world a smarter, more connected and energy friendly place.…
February 4, 2015 by EP&T Magazine

New in-vehicle services, automated driving enable future connected cars

By 2020, there will be a quarter-billion connected vehicles on the road, enabling new in-vehicle services and automated driving capabilities, according to Gartner Inc. During the next five years, the proportion of new vehicles equipped with this capability will increase…
January 14, 2015 by EP&T Magazine

New tech to transform the world: IHS

The Internet of Everything, cloud computing/big data and 3-D printing are the three technologies most likely to transform the world during the next five years, according to IHS Technology. “We know that technology has the capability to change the world:…
December 5, 2014 by EP&T Magazine

M2M trend predictions for 2015

Some 4.9 billion connected “things” will be in use in 2015, up 30% from 2014, and will reach 25 billion by 2020, according to recent research from industry analyst Gartner. Designers from embedded electronics specialist, ByteSnap Design, are behind a…
December 2, 2014 by EP&T Magazine

Centennial College joins Wavefront to help biz harness IoT

Centennial College, Toronto, is partnering with Wavefront, Canada’s Centre of Excellence for Wireless Commercialization and Research, to provide seminar and innovation space at its Progress Campus where entrepreneurs and small and medium-sized enterprises can tap into Wavefront’s expertise to help…