Having been on both sides of the Purpose Build vs. Software Defined module debate, I appreciate your insight. I have passed on some suggestions to Rich that he may share with you.
Having been involved in SCPI defintion and HP-VEE (HP's defunct version of LabView) usage and defining purpose build instgruments for the cell phone manufacturers, I can appreciate some of the tradeoffs you were trying to make in your presentations.
The company says it anticipates high-definition video for home security and other uses will be the next mature technology integrated into the IoT domain, hence the introduction of its MatrixCam devkit.
Siemens and Georgia Institute of Technology are partnering to address limitations in the current additive manufacturing design-to-production chain in an applied research project as part of the federally backed America Makes program.
Most of the new 3D printers and 3D printing technologies in this crop are breaking some boundaries, whether it's build volume-per-dollar ratios, multimaterials printing techniques, or new materials types.
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