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  • NTT DATA launches eAwards 2022

    NTT DATA launches eAwards 2022 to identify the best early stage entrepreneurial #TechForGood start-ups across the UK. Run in collaboration with the NTT DATA Foundation, these philanthropic awards seek out the best entrepreneurial ideas from early-stage start-ups and spinouts with a focus on social impact.

    added by NTT Data UK 2 min Read
  • FI UK Newletter - Issue #3

    FI Group helps companies finance innovation and secure funding for their Research and Development activities through the comprehensive management of R&D Tax Incentives and R&D Grants. Our latest quarterly Newsletter is now available.

    added by FI Group 1 min Read
  • DataQube’s podular edge data centre solutions fully compliant with ICNIRP standards

    DataQube global, a technology infrastructure company changing the face of data centre deployments, is pleased to announce that its portfolio of podular edge data centres can be delivered fully ICNIRP certified and compliant for use with all wireless communications technologies, including 5G. 

    added by DataQube Global Ltd 1 min Read
  • Entries now open for the 2022 Deloitte UK Technology Fast 50 awards

    Now in its 25th year, the awards recognise and rank the 50 fastest growing technology companies in the UK. Last year’s winner ClearBank achieved a three-year growth rate of 21,569% to the year 2020/21; The average three-year growth rate recorded for companies in the Deloitte UK Technology Fast 50 was 3,337% in 2020/21; Last year’s Fast 50 companies generated combined revenues of £2.92 billion in 2020/21 and employed 19,320 people

    added by Deloitte LLP 2 min Read
  • Anglia Components inks exclusive agreement with UK custom battery pack specialist

    Alexander Battery Technologies names Anglia as its first distributor

    added by Anglia 3 min Read
  • Investment ready data centre developer succeeds in €26M raise

    Supported by Innovate UK EDGE, DataQube Global has raised 26 million Euros for its innovative, standalone podular data centre system business, enabling high-speed, high-performance and low latency processing at the edge.

    added by Innovate UK EDGE 3 min Read
  • UL Enterprise Launches New Brands

    Three distinct organizations mark significant moment to continue 128-year history of safety science leadership

    added by UL Solutions 2 min Read
  • 6 methods for delivering drugs to the eye

    When developing ocular delivery devices, designers and manufacturers must address several challenges: • maintaining device sterility to prevent infections• controlling dosing accuracy (especially when delivering small/concentrated volumes)• managing the opportunities for use errors during the delivery process, such as poor needle and plunger control with injection devices

    added by Team Consulting 3 min Read
  • Anglia does the treble with Panasonic

    Anglia Components has been named Regional Distributor of the Year for the third year running by Panasonic Industry Europe, once again achieving an exceptional sales performance compared to the rest of the network in a challenging market. The award was presented during the recent Panasonic Distribution Conference in Napoli Italy.

    added by Anglia 2 min Read
  • IoTAS Newsletter - April 2022

    Our latest IoTAS newsletter is live...

    added by IoTAS 1 min Read
  • CW 5G testbed proving future technology for British businesses

    Four companies showcase exciting practical 5G benefits to UK plc

    added by CW (Cambridge Wireless) 5 min Read
  • New Chairperson and Board Members Appointed to CW

    CW is delighted to announce the appointment of Stephen Unger as Chair of the Board of Directors following the successful reign of Raj Gawera.

    added by CW (Cambridge Wireless) 2 min Read
  • See you in Vegas?

    The Marcus Evans Medical Device Manufacturing and R&D Summit will be live in Las Vegas from the 23rd-24th of June and we can’t wait to see you there. Look out for Steve Blatcher, Head of MedTech, and Alex Driver, Senior Industrial Design Consultant, to find out how Team Consulting could support your next project.

    added by Team Consulting 1 min Read
  • Four steps to selecting the right device to deliver therapies

    When it comes to creating a brand new approach to drug delivery, making sure that you choose the correct device technology is paramount. As medical device developers, you will have a number of factors in mind such as patient experience and patient behaviours, but you’ll also have to consider the commercial landscape. All these factors apply whether you are choosing to design a product from scratch or license an existing technology. No matter which path you go through, understanding how your medical device stands up against competitors, regulators and overall demand, is integral to the process.

    added by Team Consulting 6 min Read
  • The elephant in the room: addressing device development challenges early on

    I’ve often heard colleagues say that it would be the ‘challenge we didn’t anticipate, that catches us out’. I have certainly experienced this. But more often than not, the challenges or ‘project killers’ I have witnessed were identified early in the medical device programme. In this blog I discuss the reasons why unanswered questions asked at the start of a project can get carried through development phases. This blog also talks about how a lean approach to problem-solving together with an early assessment of device feasibility, can stop an unanswered question becoming an elephant in the room.

    added by Team Consulting 2 min Read
  • GSA: 794 organisations are deploying LTE or 5G Private Mobile Networks worldwide

    GSA identifies 794 organisations deploying LTE or 5G Private Mobile Networks worldwide, with more than 70 telecom network operators involved with private mobile network projects

    added by Global mobile Suppliers Association 3 min Read
  • UL Launches New SafeCyber™ Solution and Platform Features to Address Mounting Security Threats

    UL, a global safety science leader, today announced the latest enhancements to its product security and compliance life cycle management platform, SafeCyber. Launched last year, SafeCyber aims to democratize product security and empower device manufacturers, suppliers and system integrators to take charge of their connected ecosystems and mitigate growing threats from chip to cloud.

    added by UL Solutions 1 min Read
  • How digital UX in clinical trials can improve measures

    Digital health technologies offer a number of improvements to clinical trials, but implementing them effectively can be challenging. In a new article for ONdrugDelivery, Ben Cox, Head of Digital Design, discusses how adopting a UX approach when designing digital tools can lead to more meaningful measures.

    added by Team Consulting 1 min Read
  • Tackling the challenges of cloud connectivity

    In a new article Gabrielle Whitworth-Smith and Thomas Watts consider the various challenges of building cloud connectivity into your medical device platform, from how to decide which connection route best suits your device requirements, to cybersecurity risk management.

    added by Team Consulting 1 min Read
  • Spring into the fast lane: Technology start-ups need a secure supply chain to help them grow - John Bowman, Marketing Director Anglia Components

    After two years of unparalleled business uncertainty, there’s finally a hint of spring in the air and wise technology start-ups are already putting out the feelers to ensure that a weak supply chain won’t hamper their businesses’ rapid growth. Supply chain isn’t their core expertise though, and distributors need to help to ensure that they can get their products into the hands of customers quickly, in line with their business plan.

    added by Anglia 4 min Read
  • Specifying a battery – the five key questions

    As demand for batteries has grown across industrial and consumer applications, battery manufacturers have responded with a wealth of new products, including completely new chemistries. Whilst on the whole this is a good thing, there are now so many battery chemistries available including the associated options for intelligent battery management systems (BMS) and protection circuits, specifying the right battery for an application can give engineers a real headache. To help, Brian Newby, Technical Marketing Engineer at Anglia has set out the five key questions that you should be asking yourself when choosing a battery, leading to a list of the eleven technical parameters you will need to specify.

    added by Anglia 5 min Read
  • How Battery Manufacturers Can Tackle the Challenge of Current and Future Supply Chain Disruptions

    In this article UL provides few tips to battery manufacturers to face the tremendous challenge of a components shortages that the electronics industry is still facing. In fact, battery manufacturers must wait several months for delivery after ordering components. At the same time, the demand for lithium-ion (li-ion) batteries has risen sharply due to the automotive industry’s shift to electric vehicles as well as surging demand for battery-operated consumer electronics.

    added by UL Solutions 4 min Read
  • Ten minutes with: UL

    UL, the global safety science leader, introduce themselves to the CW community after recently joining as a member.

    added by UL Solutions 7 min Read
  • The Marks & Clerk 2022 AI Report is here

    Artificial Intelligence enters new phase of growth, as South Korea emerges as a key innovation frontrunner, new analysis from leading intellectual property firm, Marks & Clerk finds

    added by Marks & Clerk 4 min Read
  • CommAgility Introduces High-Performance 5G Small Cell Reference Platform

    CommAgility has introduced a new four-channel small cell platform for high-performance 5G applications

    added by CommAgility 2 min Read
  • cofinitive make PRWeek UK Top 150 Outside London

    In the esteemed PRWeek UK Top 150 listings, cofinitive is the only Cambridge-based UK PR consultancy to make the ‘Outside London’ listing.

    added by cofinitive Ltd 1 min Read
  • Website design for tech companies: 5 mistakes to avoid

    A tech company's website plays a key role in winning new business. In the guide, I run through the 5 mistakes tech companies make with their website design and how to fix them.

    added by Spaced Digital 7 min Read
  • Anglia makes it a double with STMicroelectronics

    Anglia Components has been named STMicroelectronics ‘UK Demand Creation Distributor of the Year 2021’, the award recognises Anglia’s exceptional performance for the second year in a row. The award presentation was made in person by Iain Currie, Managing Director UK & Ireland at STMicroelectronics when he visited Anglia in April

    added by Anglia 2 min Read
  • Anglia makes £10,000 charity donation

    –Anglia Components, the Wisbech-based electronic components distributor, has presented cheques of £5,000 to two charities, one of which is chosen in memory of a colleague. The Christie Charitable Fund, a national charity that provides enhanced services for cancer patients, was selected for its support to Pete Bailey, who passed away earlier this year. Anglia has donated to Blue Smile, a local charity that supports the well-being of Cambridgeshire pupils through art-based therapy.

    added by Anglia 2 min Read
  • Join UL for our Market Surveillance in Europe for Connected Products webinar

    Gain the latest updates on post-market surveillance in Europe for your connected products. The ADCO RED Chairman helped develop and co-presents the webinar.

    added by UL Solutions 1 min Read
  • Doing Business in China's Semiconductor Industry (Part Two): Q&A with Tudor Brown

    Tudor Brown, ex-President & Co-Founder of Arm, talked to Ting Zhang, Founder & CEO of about the outlook and advice for doing business in China’s semiconductor industry.

    added by 6 min Read
  • Doing Business in China's Semiconductor Industry (Part One): Quick Industry Snapshots

    What has the growth been like in China’s semiconductor sector? And where will the new billions of investment go? At the recent Crayfish China Semiconductor Roundtable, Ting Zhang, Founder & CEO of took the audience through the latest figures and trends.

    added by 1 min Read
  • Success again for intellectual property law firm Appleyard Lees at the Cambridgeshire Law Society Legal Excellence Awards 2022

    The Cambridge-based team of leading intellectual property law firm Appleyard Lees was judged ‘Highly Commended’ in the ‘IP Team of the Year’ award category at last week’s Cambridgeshire Law Society Legal Excellence Awards. Patent attorney and senior associate Parminder Lally had individual success and received the ‘Rising Star of The Year’ award – the second year in a row this accolade has been awarded to someone at Appleyard Lees.

    added by Appleyard Lees IP LLP 1 min Read
  • Create the perfect custom analog and mixed signal IC for your project

    Programmable Matrix Array device enables multiple mixed signal system functions to be integrated into one device Ever wished you could create your own analog IC – integrating all the mixed signal functions that you need for your design, without loading you up with features that you don’t? The good news is, now you can. Alvin Ferlance, Divisional Engineering Manager at Anglia, introduces an innovative highly customisable Mixed-signal Matrix Array device where a vast array of new functions can be simply created by the designer.

    added by Anglia 4 min Read
  • Cambridge Wireless appoints Mark Rayner as new CEO

    Mark Rayner has been appointed as the new Chief Executive Officer at CW (Cambridge Wireless), the leading not-for-profit, international community for companies involved in the research, development and application of wireless and mobile, internet, semiconductor and software technologies. Currently an Innovation and Finance Specialist at St John’s Innovation Centre, Mark will be replacing Simon Mead, who stepped down earlier this year, and he will be taking up his role from 16th May.

    added by CW (Cambridge Wireless) 1 min Read
  • Marks & Clerk Participating in 7th International XR Conference in Lisbon

    Marks & Clerk are delighted to announce that Associates Graham McGlashan and Erik Rõuk will be attending the 7th International XR Conference, taking place in Lisbon next month.

    added by Marks & Clerk 1 min Read
  • Edge Impulse announce Edge ML Series event

    Edge Impulse, the industry's leading machine learning platform for edge hardware, is hosting an exclusive in-person Edge ML Series event in London on May 26th.

    added by Edge Impulse 1 min Read
  • Howes Percival delivers £300m of corporate deals in Q1

    Howes Percival’s corporate, commercial, and banking (CCB) team has seen a strong start to the year, completing 37 deals with a combined value of just over £299.5 million in Q1.

    added by Howes Percival LLP 2 min Read
  • Howes Percival appoints its first ever chartered trade mark attorney

    Howes Percival has expanded its Intellectual Property (IP) team with the recruitment of its first ever Chartered Trade Mark Attorney.

    added by Howes Percival LLP 2 min Read
  • Emergency ventilator wins BEEA award

    An emergency COVID ventilator developed for the UK Government recently won a British Engineering Excellence Award. The six week development by Team Consulting involved incredible dedication from all involved, with some staff even camping on site throughout the project to protect their families.

    added by Team Consulting 1 min Read
  • Has mass COVID diagnostic testing shifted our approach to diagnostic testing forever?

    The early stages of the COVID-19 pandemic highlighted the urgent need for innovation in critical care, leading to the fear that the NHS would be overwhelmed by critically ill patients led to the sudden and urgent need to develop quick and reliable means of identifying positive cases. Liam O'Connor and Paul Chapman study the biggest collection of scientific data on record to analyse what may yet change in the world of diagnostic testing

    added by Marks & Clerk 6 min Read
  • EMC & Compliance International 2022

    For 2022 we are excited to follow on from the success of the 2021 ‘virtual’ event by hosting our first live event at Newbury for seven years. We have invited, several guest speakers to speak about the following: • Management of the risks that can be caused by EMI, plus Managing risks of EMC compliance (e.g. EMCD) • EMC of traction power converters, battery chargers (vehicles, grid storage, etc.), and WPT • Brexit • Simulation • EMI from a prime contractor’s point of view, e.g. for public utilities

    added by Mach One Design Ltd 1 min Read
  • Low-Frequency Magnetic Fields In Electric Vehicles

    Most electromagnetic interferences (EMIs) in the field are conducted emissions/immunities, radiated emissions/immunities, electric fast transients (EFT), and electrostatic discharge (ESD). There are, however, other types of EM-related disturbances, including low-frequency magnetic fields, the subject of this article.

    added by Mach One Design Ltd 7 min Read
  • The UK's 5G Showcase 2022 - Showcasing the Future of 5G in Real-Life

    The recent UK’s 5G Showcase event in Birmingham brought together more than 50 projects and 200 organisations in a celebration of achievements and lessons learned.

    added by CW (Cambridge Wireless) 6 min Read
  • Cambridge Consultants unveils new brand identity to reflect its boundary-pushing approach to innovation

    Cambridge Consultants, part of Capgemini Invent, has today launched an exciting new brand platform for its clients, staff, and wider stakeholder communities, with a vibrant reimagining of its visual identity.

    added by Cambridge Consultants 2 min Read
  • DataQube (Global) Ltd to supply Edge Centres with 20 x edge data centre modules for deployment in the US

    Further orders expected over the forthcoming months as Australian firm expands its point of presence in North America

    added by DataQube Global Ltd 1 min Read
  • Transition to IEC 62368-1 from IEC 60950-1 and IEC 60065

    Before granting market access, many countries now require audio/video and information and communication technology equipment to comply with IEC 62368-1, replacing IEC 60065 and IEC 60950-1.

    added by UL Solutions 2 min Read
  • iTrinegy Brings Network Reality to CW 5G Testbed

    Read how the Cambridge Wireless 5G Testbed uses iTrinegy Software Defined Test Network technology to bring network reality to their test set up in order to verify application and systems resilience prior to roll out into live networks.

    added by iTrinegy Ltd 1 min Read
  • Latest Generation of Intelligent Sensors integrate AI and Machine Learning

    What if data computation along with the AI and Machine Learning that is typically carried out in Edge devices today could be integrated into the sensors themselves? Gregorio Vidal, Field Application Engineer at Anglia, introduces the current generation of sensors from STMicroelectronics featuring a Machine Learning Core.

    added by Anglia 6 min Read
  • Five Major 5G Trends in 2022 and Beyond

    The industry’s race to 5G wireless is in full force, with a number of 5G devices already on the market. Stay on top of these top 5G trends impacting industries and our daily lives.

    added by UL Solutions 1 min Read
  • New Export Support Service launched- help with trade barriers in Europe

    Get in touch with the Export Support Service to ask practical questions about exporting goods or services to customers in Europe. Visit 💻 or call 📞 0300 303 8955.

    added by DIT - East of England 1 min Read
  • DataQube expands its R&D team to bolster technical capabilities

    Dorian Patrick, Global Head of Design, joins with 30 years’ experience in tier one building design and sustainability projects

    added by DataQube Global Ltd 1 min Read
  • First OCF-Over-Thread Module to Earn UL Certification

    Learn how Cascoda’s first smart embedded module using the OCF application layer on top of the Thread network-layer communication technology earned protocol and radio frequency certification with UL.

    added by UL Solutions 1 min Read
  • Omnispace Teams with TTP to Expand 5G Development Partner Ecosystem

    Omnispace, the company redefining mobile connectivity for the 21st century, today announced that it is teaming up with TTP, an independent technology and product development company based in the UK. Omnispace is assembling a world-class team of partners as it makes 5G non-terrestrial networks (NTN) a reality. TTP will play an integral role in the development of the Omnispace global 5G hybrid network, which will integrate terrestrial and satellite networks into one seamless connected experience.

    added by TTP plc 2 min Read
  • The technologists of the future: CW’s updated 5G Private Testbed accelerator kicks off

    【Cambridge, UK, 9 March, 2022】Four innovative companies have signed up to Cambridge’s latest independent 5G Private Testbed to bring their technology solutions to life.

    added by CW (Cambridge Wireless) 3 min Read
  • COVID presents challenge and opportunity for medical electronics - By John Bowman, Marketing Director, Anglia Components

    The market for medical and healthcare products continues to accelerate. There is still a high demand for ventilators and other patient-connected systems. The drive to streamline treatments to optimise the valuable time of healthcare professionals is increasing the requirement for instruments of all kinds. Telemedicine and eHealth markets are also expanding rapidly, as medical professionals move to remotely diagnose, monitor and treat patients outside of a dedicated healthcare environment. This is helping to reduce the burden on health services and at the same time has the added benefit of limiting potential exposure to the virus for both parties.

    added by Anglia 2 min Read
  • Metaboards appoints 'wireless guru' Carobolante

    Metaboards appoints wireless guru Francesco Carobolante as its Technical Adviser

    added by Metaboards Limited 2 min Read
  • Move to Cambridge centre of innovation puts a spring in Sookio’s step

    Cambridge digital marketing agency Sookio is moving to St John’s Innovation Centre, bringing their strategic expertise to the heart of the city’s tech, science and business communities.

    added by Sookio 1 min Read
  • plugging in to the green revolution: electric cars and the new charge point infrastructure regulations

    Electric cars and the new charge point infrastructure regulations

    added by Howes Percival LLP 5 min Read
  • Ten minutes with: Edge Impulse

    Edge Impulse, the leading development platform for machine learning on edge devices, introduce themselves to the CW community after recently joining as a member.

    added by Edge Impulse 3 min Read
  • CommAgility and GENEViSiO Partner to Deliver 5G O-RAN DU Products

    5G Open RAN (O-RAN) Distributed Unit (DU) products for system integrators, operators and value-added resellers

    added by CommAgility 2 min Read
  • Her Majesty’s Lord-Lieutenant of Cambridgeshire keynote speaker at Chamber event to celebrate International Women’s Day

    Delegates are encouraged to help create a gender equal world to celebrate International Women’s Day at Peterborough Cathedral on Tuesday 8 March. This annual, prestigious event in the Chamber calendar is expected to be another sell out with over 100 business people in attendance.

    added by Cambridgeshire Chambers of Commerce 1 min Read
  • CommAgility to Showcase 5G, Open RAN and LTE Technology at MWC Barcelona 2022

    CommAgility will showcase its latest innovative products for 5G, Open RAN (O-Ran) and LTE applications at MWC Barcelona 2022, in Hall 7, Booth 7B20.

    added by CommAgility 1 min Read
  • New Cybersecurity Requirements: Radio Equipment Directive

    Learn more about Article 3.3 of the European Commission’s Radio Equipment Directive 2014/53/EU (RED) and address radio-specific device requirements ranging from common interfaces to cybersecurity.

    added by UL Solutions 2 min Read
  • Harwin rewards Anglia for exceptional performance in lockdown

    Anglia today announced that it has been named European Regional Distributor of the Year 2021 by Harwin, a world leading manufacturer of high reliability and industry standard interconnect solutions based in the UK. Harwin made the award after the distributor increased its sales significantly during the pandemic, outperforming the market

    added by Anglia 2 min Read
  • PCI-SIG® Adopts Anritsu Signal Quality Analyzer-R MP1900A for New Compliance Test Program

    Anritsu BERT Solution Addresses Demand for PCIe® 3.0/4.0 Link Equalization Tests and Receiver Jitter Tolerance Tests

    added by Anritsu 2 min Read
  • Anritsu Introduces Rack Mount Remote Spectrum Monitors with Frequencies Up To 43.5 GHz

    MS27201A Series Provides High-performance in Commercial and Regulatory Environments from 9 GHz to 43.5 GHz

    added by Anritsu 2 min Read
  • Metaboards announces appointment of new Executive Chairman

    Wireless charging business Metaboards has announced the appointment of Simon Harris to the newly-created role of Executive Chairman.

    added by Metaboards Limited 2 min Read
  • There will soon be only one way to charge your personal devices, and that’s wirelessly

    Wireless charging has until now been limited to smartphones. Smaller, low-powered devices – earbuds, watches, fitness trackers, hearing aids, stylus pens, remotes, medical monitors, IoT sensors and many more – still need to be regularly plugged in to be charged. Many users will carry several of these at the same time and they are proliferating so rapidly that cable charging is becoming inconvenient and unsustainable. 

    added by Metaboards Limited 1 min Read
  • 42 Technology rebrands to signal new phase of growth

    42 Technology (42T), the product design and innovation consultancy, has refreshed its branding, website and marketing materials to better reflect the breadth of services it offers as it powers ahead into a new phase of business growth and expansion.

    added by 42 Technology 1 min Read

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