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April 20, 2012     

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Doors Open Wide for Industrial Wireless Switch and Sensor Networks
Wireless sensor and switch networks are increasingly making inroads into the industrial sensor industry as more manufacturers and end-users explore wireless. The various technologies have matured and there is a growing market acceptance for their use in factories, warehouses, and other types of industrial facilities. continued

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3M Invests in Zephyr Technology
Zephyr focuses on real-time physiological monitoring systems through smart fabric sensor technology. continued


Spacelabs Uses Hummingbird Oxygen Sensor
Spacelabs' Arkon anaesthesia workstation benefits from the technology edge of Hummingbird's Paracube Micro oxygen sensor. continued

Microwave Telemetry selects Telenor Connexion
Telenor Connexion to provide global connectivity solution for scientists tracking wildlife on six continents. continued



Wireless Health Market to Reach $38 Billion by 2016
According to market analysis from, the wireless health market will experience a CAGR of 19.43% from 2011 to 2016. continued

Growth for Integrated Motors and Drives
Demand for compact and efficient solutions to power the European Market, says Frost & Sullivan; high initial costs and low-cost competition pose a serious challenge to market prospects. continued


Onset Announces Dissolved Oxygen Data Logger
New HOBO dissolved oxygen logger dramatically lowers the cost of dissolved oxygen measurements; incorporates optical DO sensor technology. continued

GE Introduces Wireless Portable X-Ray Detectors
Enhanced series makes giant strides to improve mobility and simplify digital readiness for field radiographic inspection. continued

Daintree Networks Unveils New Wireless Lighting Adapters
New wireless adapters bring cabling-free ZigBee communications to any lighting fixture and commercial building controls. continued

Ghent University, imec Release Open Source Software
IPKISS, a parametric design environment for integrated photonics, provides designers with a flexible software platform for parametric design of integrated photonic components and circuits. continued

ABB Unveils New Software for Videographic Data Recorders
DataManagerPro enables data collection from multiple recorders in addition to data storage and analysis. continued

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Vestas to Install Research Wind Turbine
Sandia's SWIFT facility in Texas will initially have three wind turbines sited to allow for collaborative and individual research. continued

FreeWave, Solarbeam Team Up
Combined wireless, solar-powered perimeter security solutions provide monitoring for security of chemical plants, defense applications, border security and Roadway Animal Detection Systems (RADS). continued

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