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New Electronics interviews some of the industry's most high profile and influential figures.

Dialogue is Key

Last month TechWorks, the UK’s industry association for deep tech connected communities, announced that Alan Banks would be taking over from Gary Travers as CEO, with immediate effect.

TechWorks, which is the parent organisation to the NMI (semiconductors and electronic systems), Power Electronics UK, AESIN (automotive electronics innovation) and the IoT Security Foundation, was set up to strengthen the UK’s leadership in deep tech.Banks’ appointment has been ...

Playing to our strengths

New Electronics met with Cypress CEO Hassane El-Khoury at this year’s Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas, where the company was heavily focused on the key themes of connectivity and IoT computing power.

Deciphering electrical conductivity in doped organic semiconductors

Organic semiconductors enable the fabrication of large-scale printed and mechanically flexible electronic applications and have already successfully established themselves on the market for displays in the form of organic light-emitting diodes (OLEDs). In order to break into further market segments however, improvements in performance are still needed.

Planning pays off

Described as a one-stop shop Plexus provides companies with engineering, manufacturing and after-market services.

Truly 'wearable' technology

Utilising a very different approach to other conductive textiles, Pireta Technology is looking to enable truly ‘wearable’ technology. Neil Tyler talks to Ian Russell about the company and its technology.

Piezoelectric haptics gets a boost

Boréas Technologies’ CEO, Simon Chaput, talks to Neil Tyler about the company’s ultra-low-power haptic chip, which delivers realistic haptic feedback but does so without draining the battery.

Cybercrime is on-going, but many breaches could be prevented

Last year was dubbed the “worst ever” by the Online Trust Alliance for data breaches and cyber incidents around the world. Interestingly, it revealed that 93% of the breaches recorded in 2017 could have been prevented. And with cybercrime continuing to make the headlines, this year hasn’t seen much improvement. Niroshan Rajadurai, director of sales and field engineering EMEA at Semmle, software specialists, believes that industry is going wrong and failing to address the problems of cybercrime correctly.

Putting the pieces in place

Perforce is a Minnesota-based developer of software used for application development. Perforce is a Minnesota-based developer of software used for application development. Set up 1995 it provides version control software, web-based repository management, developer collaboration, application lifecycle management and Agile planning software.

Greater than two

When Analog Devices (ADI) acquired Linear Technology, industry watchers were stunned. However, it looks like it has brought real benefits to both. ADI’s Jackie Rutter talks to Neil Tyler.

A strategy bearing fruit

Moshe Gavrielov’s decision to leave Xilinx saw Victor Peng appointed as the company’s new president and CEO. Here he talks to Neil Tyler about his plans for the company.

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