Expertise, news and industry perspectives from our software and electronics team
We’re proud to support so many important industries, working alongside some fascinating people and inspiring organisations. Check out our latest news and insights below.
IIoT Applications: Predictive Maintenance Systems
In this “IIoT Applications” series of posts, we’ll consider the role of IIoT applications within the industrial environment. These include insights from some projects our engineers are actively working on and insights from the growth of awareness in IoT / IIoT (Industrial Internet of Things) principles and their implementation. This post looks at the use of IIoT for Predictive Maintenance Systems.
‘An accident waiting to happen’ – why there is a global shortage of electronics components
The association which promotes the business environment for the sale of electronic components has warned that the shortage crisis was an “accident waiting to happen”.
Broadcast Studio Server – CuePilot
BitBox’s electronics engineering expertise extends to many sectors. Regardless of sector, products often connect a user to information or a machine to a data source. Sometimes projects come around that demand more interconnectivity. This happened with CuePilot and their Broadcast Studio Server.
UKCA – what do you need to know?
The UK’s withdrawal from the European Union has brought about many changes for British businesses, including product marking. As the transition period following Brexit came to an end on January 1, 2021, companies should now be thinking about using the new UK conformity assessed (UKCA) marking for goods placed on the market in Great Britain.
IoT Applications – Occupancy Tracking
In this “IIoT Applications” series of posts, we’ll consider the role of IIoT applications across industries. There will be insights from projects our engineers are engaged with and insights from the growth of awareness in IoT / Industrial Internet of Things principles. This post looks at the use of IIoT for Occupancy Tracking, or People Counting.
Using Low Power Radio To Enable IIoT Devices
There is a growth in awareness of the IoT and IIoT (Internet of Things and Industrial Internet of Things, respectively). This has resulted in a growth in businesses looking to understand how they can benefit from IIoT devices.
The electronics sector & Covid 19
Despite challenging economic conditions, the damaging effects of Brexit and a global pandemic, the electronics design and manufacture market has seen strong and consistent growth over the past few years. Outperforming the rest of the manufacturing sector, our sector has remained robust despite the signs seen across the UK economy of an overall slump.
Pet-ID Near Field Scanner
BitBox is used to entrepreneurs with often crazy ideas. Some, however, are founded on needs-based opportunities. With the legal requirement to chip certain pets, our client saw the opportunity to go to market with a near field scanner to help Vets with their every day tasks.
Glazing Vision – A Window on Firmware Development
Glazing Vision Ltd provides a variety of architectural glass rooflights to suit an equally diverse range of residential dwellings and commercial properties. Over a twenty-year period, Glazing Vision has developed a skillset to deliver the complete rooflight offering. This includes a through life approach to incorporate design, manufacture, installation and ongoing maintenance. BitBox was engaged to support the firmware development critical to the success of the company’s product.