Physicians in the US state of Wisconsin are testing the SmartPill GI monitoring system to evaluate slow gastric emptying, a gastrointestinal motility disorder known as gastroparesis.
The Fastrax Track&Trace platform is a suitable starting point for any asset tracking application. The platform includes the uTrace03 telematics module, the uTrace03 development board, default Track&Trace software and the Track&Trace embedded software toolkit.
Trimble’s GPS module Copernicus II has tracking sensitivity that is better by 8 dB, start-up and acquisition are faster, accuracy higher and signal retention in poor environments has been raised, compared with the first version of the device.
The TEK-6000 is a custom-designed fanless Atom-based vehicle PC with a full range of interfaces. Incorporating a Sierra Wireless MC8790V 3.5G module, GPS, Wi-Fi, 2.5" SATA hard drive and CompactFlash, it is suitable for AVL (automatic vehicle location) and many other in-vehicle applications. Operating from 6-36 VDC it also has power on/off delay control and low-voltage detection. A range of optional accessories is available including IP65 housing, an 8.4" digital monitor and smart battery UPS kit.
Dublin Bus, Irish public transport operator, has chosen Tait to carry out an upgrade of its existing communications infrastructure.
Standard Communications has announced the mutual cessation of its distribution agreement with Garmin International.