Vertical Segments Category

If you have ever gotten the chance to play a game with the Oculus Rift you know what we are talking about: complete immersion into games! Racing games get so real that you move around with your whole body as the virtual reality (VR) glasses soak you into another world. Strolling a long CES 2015 we discovered something exceptional! At their booth the young company showed their deep understanding of their target group: They move their bodies? Let’s support them. Gaming-freedom redefined! Watch the video below how.   The gamerRead More
The 3rd Annual Middle East Smart Lighting & Energy Summit took place on 24th & 25th November 2014 at Dusit Thani, Abu Dhabi, UAE. Boasting over 400 attendees and a top line-up of expert presenters, the Summit is the region’s most influential industry event, and a must attend for anyone interested in the upcoming project opportunities, new technology, and design trends impacting the industry. Energy Efficiency at the EBV booth and as Key Area of the Summit EBV Elektronik (Sebastian Hülck and Andreas Beck) attended the summit contributing as sponsor and attending with anRead More
Near Field Communication (NFC) enables devices such as smartphones to communicate with each other by touching them. The technology is hot these days especially if we look at the Internet of Things (IoT). NFC is fast, seamless and secure as the devices have to be very close together to communicate making it nearly impossible to hack the connection without physical presence. The trending technology is already used in many ways as the NFC tags (NFC chip which holds information, energy mostly through energy harvesting) are really tiny in size and canRead More
The Internet of Things (IoT) is the hottest buzz word in almost all high-tech markets these days, generating tons of news every week. The IoT basically describes the connectivity of devices and applications to the internet, enabling these “things” to communicate and interact with other things and humans in the network. This interconnectivity creates so many new ideas and holds so many possibilities that it seems hard to keep up with it. We brought two experts from Texas Instruments and EBV together at our Electronica booth in order to talk about thisRead More
The last day of an exhibition is usually a lot more quiet as everybody is exhausted… not so the final day of the electronica 2014! Friday is students day at the show and this brings in a crowd of young and innovative thinkers who were making the last day a lot of fun! Fitting the young potential we met with Atmel’s Paal Kastnes to talk about some maker demos and the maker movement in general. The highlight at the EBV booth was a great conversation between EBV and Texas Instruments aboutRead More
The first day of the electronica 2014 is over and it has been a great time. We are looking forward to the next three days. For everyone that missed the show today, we created this little summary and a first overview of our booth. We are present in hall A5 booth 575, here is what it looks like: IoT and Vertical Segments @Electronica EBV presents comprehensive Internet of Things (IoT) solutions which highly profit from our Vertical Segment structure. Connecting a lot of devices via the cloud or directly, for example via Bluetooth,Read More

Posted On November 10, 2014By Kai SchmidtIn Events, Technology, Vertical Segments

Vision 2014 – Trends and Technology

Ever wondered why we have the EBV Vertical Segments and how the EBVchips program works? Well, if so read the short interview with  Thomas Staudinger, our Vice President of EBV Vertical Segments to get some insights. EBV:       Hi Thomas, can you explain the benefit of EBV’s unique Vertical Segment Structure with 9 different segments? Our customers can benefit from the clear distinction between markets and technologies. The market segments help us to create a differentiating solution based on all relevant technologies to be the leader in the sub-segments. TheRead More

Posted On October 24, 2014By Kai SchmidtIn Electronica, Events, Internet of Things, Vertical Segments

Electronica 2014

The electronica is the world’s leading trade fair for components, systems and applications. Decision-makers, developers, buyers and makers meet here to discuss the latest topics, trends and technologies.  Visit us in Hall A5 at Booth 575! Under the motto “Innovation enabled by EBV” we will present you solutions for the Internet of Things driven by our Vertical Segments as well as provide you with information on how our EBVchips can help you to create new products and technologies. Further we will be present in Hall A6, Booth A20 together withRead More
The Internet of Things (IoT) is the “rockstar” of business trends these days. It is the number one in Gartner’s Hype Cycle, expected to grow to 26 billion devices by 2020. The IoT is further expected to generate an incremental supplier revenue contribution of around $309 billion and an economic value-add (which represents the aggregate benefits that businesses derive through the sale and usage of IoT technology) of $1.9 trillion across sectors in 6 years from now. The outlook is bright, however there are not only endless possibilities but alsoRead More