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Nollaig 2017 December Samhain 2017 November
  • News/Nuacht: Samhain 2017 November
  • MQTT is a machine-to-machine (M2M)/"Internet of Things" connectivity protocol. It was designed as an extremely lightweight publish/subscribe messaging transport. It is useful for connections with remote locations where a small code footprint is required and/or network bandwidth is at a premium.
  • OPC UA Openness, Productivity & Collaboration, Unified Architecture (Information about the Specification and Products)
  • RISK-V Foundation RISC-V (pronounced “risk-five”) is a new instruction set architecture (ISA) that was originally designed to support computer architecture research and education and is now set to become a standard open architecture for industry implementations. The RISC-V Foundation, a non-profit corporation controlled by its members, directs the future development and drives the adoption of the RISC-V ISA. Members of the RISC-V Foundation have access to and participate in the development of the RISC-V ISA specifications and related HW / SW ecosystem. The RISC-V ISA was originally developed in the Computer Science Division of the EECS Department at the University of California, Berkeley.
  • British Cryogenics Council founded in 1967 at the Royal Society to promote knowledge and interest in Cryogenics.
  • EEF- The Manufacturers Organisation is the representative voice of British manufacturing, both in the UK and Europe.
  • FPGA Field programmable gate array
October 2017 Deireadh Fomhair
  • News/Nuacht: Dearadh Fomhair 2017 October
  • The Society of Instrument and Control Engineers, abbreviated as SICE, was established in 1961 in Japan. It has been a leading academic society in the field of measurement- and control-related science and technology, which is a transdisciplinary field. Therefore, it is not restricted to traditional disciplines such as electrical, mechanical, or engineering. SICE covers the following areas: measurement, control, cognition, behavior, communication, information, and system sciences and technologies.
  • CXPI - Clock eXtension Peripheral Interface is designed to succeed the widely-used Local Interconnect Network (LIN) automotive communication protocol. CXPI reduces the bill-of-material costs and lower fuel consumption by requiring fewer wire harnesses in a vehicle. (Standard J3076_201510).
  • EBITDA Earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortization. (More information on the term!)
September 2107 Meán Fomhair August 2017 Lúnasa
  • News August 2017
  • Automation Forum A Complete Forum about industrial automation, plc programming, PLC training, pid control system, Scada system & process control system.
  • DNV Det Norske Veritas (Norwegian Safety certification body)
  • DNV-GL Independent Safety Body amalgamation DNV and GL since September 2013.
  • UNFCCC United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change. (Paris Agreement etc)
July 2017 Iúil June 2017 Meitheamh
  • News June 2017
  • NVLAP National Voluntary Laboratory Accreditation Program (USA)
  • INMTRO Institute Nacional de Metrologia, Qualidade e Tecnologia (National Institute of Metrology, Quality and Technology, Brazil)
  • CompEX Competency in Ex atmospheres (A Global Certification Scheme)
  • EURIS European Union Relationship and Industrial Strategy (Fostering British Manufacturing and European Relations).
  • ICS-CERT Industrial Control Systems Cyber Emergency Response Team (Part of US Dept of Homeland Security).
  • techUK represents the companies and technologies that are defining today the world that we will live in tomorrow. More than 950 companies are members of techUK. Collectively they employ approximately 700,000 people, about half of all tech sector jobs in Britain.
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