Liquid Crystal Display Thin Film Transistor – LCD TFT Technology Displays
Thin Film Transistor Liquid Crystal Displays or TFT LCD is an active matrix LCD as opposed to the non TFT variant which is passive. LCD came on the scene in the late sixties further to developments by RCA. Optel Corporation provided the first application of LCD in commercial/consumer items such as calculators and watches. The limitation of these displays was the number of segments that could be addressed thereby limiting the resolution of these displays. Read the full article →
Rugged Environments Need Rugged Computers
Did you ever wonder how electronic devices you see in use everyday are made to work in Industrial settings? Unlike the environment in which you use your devices, the Industrial environment is harsh and damaging to these consumer devices. Investing in the ‘ruggedization’ of devices for use in an Industrial setting ensures that the enterprise gets maximum benefit from technology with minimum downtime for repairs achieving maximum output for profitability and longevity. Read the full article →
One Hous(ing) Many Solutions: The Industrial Chassis
A major component of a solution required in an industrial environment is the Industrial Chassis. Companies with Industrial environments rely on unique solutions to be more competitive in their local and global environments and it is the incorporation of electronic systems into the business that drives this competitive advantage. Providing an enclosure that will satisfy the integration of computing platforms comprising boards, systems and peripherals necessary to provide a solution for a specific environment is the key function of the Industrial Chassis.
It is important to carefully analyze the specific needs and unique functions that are required to build right Industrial Chassis. Without the proper housing, the solution will not have an opportunity to provide the lifecycle and expected outcomes for which the client is looking. Read the full article →