Organizers of the joint fall conference of the National Fluid Power Association and The Fluid Power Distributors Association have finalized the agenda for the event, to be held on October 25-28 in Indianapolis, IN. IT technology will be a major focus of the event, with sessions on how information technology can help improve processes, reduce cost, and streamline distribution channels.
Festo's BionicKangaroo combines pneumatic and electrical drive technology, plus very precise controls and condition monitoring. Like a real kangaroo, the BionicKangaroo robot harvests the kinetic energy of each takeoff and immediately uses it to power the next jump.
Design News and Digi-Key presents: Creating & Testing Your First RTOS Application Using MQX, a crash course that will look at defining a project, selecting a target processor, blocking code, defining tasks, completing code, and debugging.
Focus on Fundamentals consists of 45-minute on-line classes that cover a host of technologies. You learn without leaving the comfort of your desk. All classes are taught by subject-matter experts and all are archived. So if you can't attend live, attend at your convenience.