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uCertify upgrades its Exam Simulation PrepKit for the MCSE 2003 exam
PXI, Test and Technology - Standards & Certifications, 5 hours ago
uCertify (June 07, 2005) uCertify, a leading IT certification exams preparation and training solutions provider, has upgraded its Exam Simulation PrepKit for the MCSE 2003 exam (70-296).
Random Roads Less Travelled
Physical Review Focus - Recent, 6 hours ago
A uniform city street plan may produce heavy traffic everywhere, whereas a random network of road connections leaves some roads open, according to a mathematical model. Image: A. Chesseron & I. Neri/Univ. of Montpellier 2
XeroCoat's antireflective material might add zeros to the bottom line, megawatts to the power line
Fabtech - Chip Shots, 6 hours ago
Anyone who''s been driving yield enhancement in a chip fab, conversion efficiencies in solar cells and modules or productivity improvements in either sector knows that a few percent here, a few percent there can add up to millions of dollars in savings or improved bottom-line margins.
Addressing functional safety applications with ARM Cortex-R5
Industrial Embedded Systems - News, 6 hours ago
As electronics become ever more pervasive in the automotive, industrial automation, and medical device sectors, fault-tolerant electronic subsystems are becoming a standard requirement. Designing these systems with?Cortex-R series processors that have a high level of fault tolerance realizes benefit...
Photonics to benefit from US export control reform?
Electro Optics - News, March 26, 2015
The proposed reforms to US Munitions List Category XII are expected to be published soon, a change in regulation that could be controversial among the optics and photonics industry, writes Jennifer Douris, a lobbyist at SPIE
New magnetic material could revolutionise data storage
Rapid Electronics - Latest News, March 25, 2015
A new type of magnetic material has been discovered which could have wide-ranging applications within data storage and transmission. Researchers at Trinity College Dublin have identified an alloy o...
Quantum-like polarization metrology with classical light
Optical Design & Engineering, March 19, 2015
Light beams with nonuniform polarization patterns with the same properties as entangled quantum systems can perform tasks that are commonly believed impossible in classical optics.
Charles Townes: a ''giant of a friend''
Electro Optics - Features, March 11, 2015
During a plenary session at Photonics West, SPIE CEO Dr Eugene Arthurs paid tribute to his friend Charles Townes, the inventor of the maser, who passed away on 27 January. Jessica Rowbury reports on Towne'' life
Is RAID Fading Into The Sunset?
Network Computing - News, April 15, 2014
With the arrival of faster networks and SSDs, RAID can no longer keep up. Data protection alternatives such as replication and erasure codes are gaining traction.