AlphaFold system development and scientific discovery

With a strongly interdisciplinary approach to its work, DeepMind has brought together experts from the fields of structural biology, physics, and machine learning to apply cutting-edge techniques to predict the 3D structure of a protein based solely on its genetic sequence. The system, AlphaFold, which we have been working on for the past two years,…

An on-board rail networking solution

When train cars are switched, re-configure network settings is normally required. Thus, railway operators need to have enough knowledge of Ethernet. This not only increases the cost of labor but also result in additional time.Making it flexible for easy maintenance is biggest challenge for on-board network solution. In most of train application, many train cars…

AURAK gets SACSCOC accreditation

The Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) has accredited the American University of Ras Al Khaimah (AURAK) at its 2018 Annual Meeting, held in New Orleans, Louisiana, in the United States of America. SACSCOC, the regional body for the accreditation of degree-granting higher education institutions in the Southern United States, has…

Syslogic intel demos at SPS IPC Drives

At the 2018 edition of the SPS IPC Drives trade show held in Nuremberg, Germany, ’embedded systems’ specialist Syslogic showcases its portfolio of industrial PCs and touch panels as well as new artificial intelligence (AI) technology. Syslogic specialises in embedded systems for demanding applications. The company’s industrial PCs and touch panel computers are used in…

Sesotec system inspects bulk material at MSPI

Mah Sing Plastics Industries Sdn Bhd (MSPI), one of the largest high-tech plastic manufacturers in Malaysia, has a major local market share and is recognised for its trustworthiness and reliability. They supply local and international businesses with a wide range of plastic products such as plastic pallets and plastic containers. MSPI wanted to inspect raw…

Swedish Lorry Parts cuts retrieval times with Kardex Remstar system

At its headquarters in Tumba, near Stockholm, Swedish Lorry Parts stores high-quality machinery parts. They are shipped from there to customers in Sweden and throughout the world. The company is committed to keeping 95 per cent of all parts in stock and shipping them on the same day as the order is received. Such prompt…

LAPP presents more innovations at Motek 2018

System solutions are a major trend in connection technology. Fully assembled, ready-to-connect connection systems from a single source deliver high quality and save time. Machine and equipment manufacturers will find an extensive range on the LAPP stand at Motek 2018. It features everything from custom cable assemblies to servo assemblies for connection of servo drives…

Precise pressure monitoring in systems and piping

GEMÜ’s new 3140 series pressure gauges facilitate precision measuring across a wider range of pressures and temperatures. With these latest additions to their product portfolio, Ingelfingen-based valve specialists GEMÜ are modernising their range of measurement systems. As part of this update to their range of pressure measurement systems, GEMÜ will be replacing the type 3120…

How COOs can create sustainable growth capacity

The emergence and proliferation of exponential technologies such as AI and IoT will challenge organisations’ ability to innovate at speed and scale to remain competitive. Within a few years, modern executives will have to consider the impact of machine learning, artificial intelligence, IoT and even quantum computing on their businesses. These technologies hold untold potential…

At IAA 2018, Kögel’s new NOVUM Cargo trailer is tougher

A Kögel highlight at the IAA Commercial Vehicles 2018 is the Kögel Cargo, a standard platform trailer with sliding tarpaulin has of course also undergone the NOVUM generation upgrade. The optimised external frame profile and the improved body not only make the Kögel Cargo even more robust, but also simplify handling in daily use. In…