Tech news tagged ‘sir robin’

Q5 Interview – Peter Kasenbacher, Agilent Technologies

The latest Q5 interview is now online and is with the European manager for the oscilloscope product lines at Agilent Technologies.Peter Kasenbacher talks to Electronics Weekly about the different ways in which oscilloscopes are used by the test engineer.The five questions this week are:1. How would you…

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Q5 Interview – Simon Wilson, Nortel Europe

The latest Q5 interview is now online with the leader of communications solutions at Nortel Europe.Simon Wilson talks to Electronics Weekly about power hungry data centres, energy-efficiency in network and data centre design, and other industry trends.The five questions this week are:1. How power hungry are…

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Q5 Interview – Roland Schimmelbauer, Toshiba Electronics

The latest Q5 interview is now online, with the VP of European sales & marketing for Toshiba Electronics Europe.Roland Schimmelbauer talks to Electronics Weekly about business opportunities in 2009, how Toshiba is addressing power efficiency, a key technology for the next 12 months, and consolidation in the Japanese semiconductor…

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Q5 interview – Mark Robinson, Advanced Power Components

The latest Q5 interview is now online, with the CEO at component distributor Advanced Power Components.Mark Robinson talks to Electronics Weekly about consolidation in the market, the opportunities facing UK-based electronics companies, and the importance of skills in a downturn…The five questions this week are:1. How…

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Elektra Awards and Electronica, here we come!

Here we are in Munich, freshly arrived, with glorious sunshine welcoming the start of Electronica 08, Europe’s most important electronics show. Don’t forget to bookmark www.electronicsweekly.com/electronica2008 for your one stop shop of all the latest news and views rounded up in one convenient place. But…

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Q5 interview – Phil Gee, Nu Horizons

The latest Q5 interview is now online, with the vice president of EMEA sales at component distributor Nu Horizons.Phil Gee talks to Electronics Weekly about the European components market and the economic slowdown, the most promising geographic markets, rising fuel costs and Chinese manufacturing, and lengthening lead times on…

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Q5 interview – Simon Calder, Cambridge Mechatronics

The latest Q5 interview is now online, with the CEO of Cambridge Mechatronics.Simon Calder talks to Electronics Weekly about the place of semiconductor start-ups in the UK, the absence of a high-tech skills shortage, and how to encourage students to consider careers in electronics design.The five…

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Q5 interview – George Elliott, MED

The latest Q5 interview is with George Elliott is chairman at Edinburgh-based miniature OLED display company MED. The former CFO at Wolfson Microelectronics reveals his thoughts on breaking into the market in China, technology triggers for venture backing and the state of the high tech start-up community in…

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Q5 interview – Graham Martin, EnOcean Alliance

The latest Q5 interview is with Graham Martin, chairman of the EnOcean Alliance, which promotes self-powered wireless monitoring and control systems for sustainable buildings. He reveals his thoughts on the need for a low-power altrernative to ZigBee comms, the ‘green credentals’ of the Alliance, and a domestic retrofit…

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Q5 interview – James Foster, XMOS Semiconductor

The latest Q5 interview is with James Foster, CEO of XMOS Semiconductor, the Bristol-based developer of proprietary semiconductor IP.

He reveals his thoughts on what makes Bristol an ideal location for a semiconductor start-up, the shortage of high-tech skills in the UK, and what he would say…

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