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Duo partner to detect cyber security threats on next-gen vehicles

Duo partner to detect cyber security threats on next-gen vehicles
  To help the automotive industry test, detect and remediate the increasing cyber security threats targeting next-gen vehicles, TÜV Rheinland and VisualThreat has announced a strategic partnership.
21st September 2017

Blow-by meter covers most engine test applications

Blow-by meter covers most engine test applications
  The M400MR engine blow-by meter is suitable for diesel and spark-ignition (gasoline) engines of almost any capacity, and the built-in signal conditioning enables it to operate in either flowmeter or totaliser mode. Users can select from three flow ranges by means of bypass ports, giving a total measurement range of 4-400 LPM.
22nd August 2017

X-ray inspection systems fit the bill for automotive supplier

X-ray inspection systems fit the bill for automotive supplier
The Italian automotive supplier Magneti Marelli has chosen two X-ray inspection systems from GOEPEL electronic for its quality assurance of electronic assemblies. At production sites in France and Slovakia, the X Line · 3D systems are used to inspect high-complexity PCBs. Electronic assemblies for automobiles are subject to particularly high quality requirements by the manufacturers.
14th August 2017


Analyser streamlines test of infotainment modules

Analyser streamlines test of infotainment modules
A leading Tier 1 supplier of automotive infotainment systems is buying Alfamation’s Flexmedia Dual Channel Multimedia Stream Analyser to test video, audio and data streams used in the latest generation of automotive infotainment systems. The analyser is a custom-optimised implementation of Alfamation’s Flexmedia K-series of high-speed video analysers providing a flexible and robust method for both laboratory and automated functional testing either in R&D or for production of multiple DUTs (devices under test) for infotainment applications.
27th July 2017

It takes a tough nut to survive life on the road

It takes a tough nut to survive life on the road
As emissions regulations become stricter and the price of oil continues to rise, there’s no hiding from the fact that the Heavy Duty Truck and Motor trade is becoming ever more competitive. This is why manufacturers are striving to reduce vehicle weight and maximise reliability - so their customers can profit from every extra mile. Companies like Optimas are able to find innovations on seemingly simple components to give manufacturers an edge.
4th July 2017

Duo develop flexible solution to manage masses of data

With the aim is to develop a flexible and scalable solution to systematically manage and analyse the huge amount of data that results from car testing, Peak Solution and PSA Groupe have agreed to collaborate on a ‘big-data’ project. The two partners will also incorporate into the project recommendations and results from the ASAM-BigODS Work Group. The volume of test data generated during the car development process has increased dramatically in the past few years.
27th June 2017

Smart power switches offer improved efficiency & miniaturisation

Smart power switches offer improved efficiency & miniaturisation
Car makers want in-vehicle electronic systems to provide a large number of energy-efficient functions in as little space as possible. Infineon supports this trend with its new power IC manufacturing technology SMART7. Infineon designed it specifically for automotive applications such as body control modules or power distribution centres. SMART7 power ICs drive, diagnose and protect loads in applications like heating, power distribution, air-conditioning, exterior and interior lighting, seat and mirror adjustment.
23rd June 2017

Four models launch programmable electronic loads range

Four models launch programmable electronic loads range
Programmable electronic loads have been added to the portfolio at Rigol Technologies. The DL3000 laboratory instruments offer excellent price/performance ratio. They are suited for applications in research and development, production and quality tests for automotive electronics, aviation and fuel cells, power monitoring of telecommunication modules and in many other fields.
22nd June 2017

Dummy head for automotive engineering on display at IPETRONIK

Dummy head for automotive engineering on display at IPETRONIK
An innovative dummy head for climatic/acoustic engineering will be presented by IPETRONIK at the Automotive Testing Expo Europe in Stuttgart. It allows climatic/acoustic tests to be conducted reproducibly in the vehicle – with an identical installation position. With the development of the IPEacoustic head, IPETRONIK is further extending its expertise in the field of vehicle climatic/acoustic engineering.
16th June 2017

LFE intake meter eases task of dynanometer operators

LFE intake meter eases task of dynanometer operators
Based around a family of Meriam Laminar Flow Elements (LFEs), Labcell’s extensive range includes instrumentation for measuring engine air intake flows in virtually every conceivable dynamometer application. The offering ensures that dynamometer operators can select the size of LFE and type of signal output to match their precise requirements.
13th June 2017


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