National ICT Australia (NICTA) and Ericsson have announced a three-year umbrella agreement for research into next-generation mobile networks to develop technology that will optimise connectivity for the user. The agreement is with Ericssonâ€™s global research arm and is initially valued at AU$2.7 million with scope for expansion.
The green revolution has finally hit the IT community. And whether such solutions are being implemented due to legislation, commercial reasons or a genuine concern for the environment, change is afoot
As the result of a detailed strategic review of the various business units within the company, Crisp Technologies has decided to split into two separate organisations to better focus on specific business areas.
Glyn High-Tech Distribution has been appointed as a distributor of ZigBee wireless solutions provider Jennic for Australia and New Zealand.
Zilker Labs has signed an agreement with Avnet to support Zilkerâ€™s business throughout the Asia-Pacific region, including major markets such as Korea, Taiwan, China and Hong King. Zilker Labs also has an Asian subsidiary, Zilker Labs Asia, Ltd, based in Hong Kong, that supports users throughout Asia.
Soanar and Soanar Plus have become distributors of LTW Technologyâ€™s range of industrial connectors in Australia.
Embedded Logic Solutions has announced that it is the Australian distributor for Wind River in the non-aerospace and defence market.
A contract to design and develop a component device for a highly advanced, mobile secure communications system, has been awarded to Christchurch-based, Bluewater Systems.
The National Electrical and Communications Association (NECA) has introduced an associate member program, sponsorship initiative that will provide opportunities for all levels of the electrical and communications industry to engage with the association.
It is normally assumed that computers and the internet are good things for the environment because of all the efficiencies they bring to industry and individuals. But is there really an environmental improvement?
Cutter Electronics has been appointed the Australian and New Zealand representative for Nuhertz Technologies.
To maintain relevant Australian Standards, Standards Australia has embarked on a project to reassess about 2000 standards sectors that are more than 10 years old.
Glyn has been appointed as the OEM distributor of power line communication (PLC) solutions provider Yitran for Australia and New Zealand.
A relatively recent development in the assessment of the environmental impact of electronic systems is life cycle analysis. Life Cycle Analysis (LCA) is a methodology which attempts to achieve two things in detail
Motorola is planning an initial US$30 million manufacturing plant in India.