31st May - Valencia.
According to a recent report from Deloitte the economics of space have never been more promising.Read more
27th April - Valencia.
The push for IoT and edge devices has driven a new level of complexity into embedded systems and accompanying memory and storage subsystems that were once optimised for cost and performance.Read more
28th March - Valencia.
Can new measures, management and new skills help to address the balance between innovation and risks of attack?Read more
28th February - Valencia.
AI chips refers to a new generation of microprocessors which are specifically designed to process artificial intelligence tasks faster, using less power.Read more
31st January - Valencia.
If the latest version of the CES show in Las Vegas is anything to go by then the answer is a resounding YES.Read more
20th December - Valencia.
The global energy crisis has revealed our over-reliance on fossil fuels and the need to transform the grid to better support the transition to renewables.Read more
24th November - Valencia.
The adoption of RISC-V is critical for many organizations to compete in the open era of computing.Read more
26th October - Valencia.
In modern business it is becoming more and more necessary to solve tasks fast and accurately with less spending and human involvement, and this is where computer vision is coming to the fore.Read more
28th September - Valencia.
The rise of cloud-native computing allied to the explosion of internet of things (IoT) devices and edge technologies has required a new way of designing, testing, deploying and maintaining embedded systems.Read more
30th August - Valencia.
As renewable energy sources expand their reach, the Internet of Things (IoT) and smart connectivity have established themselves as the catalyst for powering the green revolution.Read more
27th July - Valencia.
Advanced driver-assistance systems (ADAS) will play a crucial role in preparing regulators, consumers, and corporations for the medium-term reality of cars taking over control from drivers.Read more
30th June - Valencia.
Smart cities aim to better integrate, regulate, optimize, and control the city’s impact on communities and the natural environment.Read more
31st May - Valencia.
Many believe the worldwide chip shortage issue will not ease until 2023, and it is set to get worse over the next 18 months as longer lead times and higher prices kick in.Read more
26th April - Valencia.
The world of vision technology has developed at a rapid pace. Only a little while ago, few could imagine a portable device no bigger than a deck of cards having the ability to capture images and video, store gigabytes of data, and act as a radio, GPS device, and telephone.Read more
25th March - Valencia.
Whilst functional programming is not new, its use has often been associated with financial, medical and biotech sectors because of its close mathematical functioning power and ability to handle large data usage.Read more
24th February - Valencia.
The road has been long and winding but LE Audio, standing for ‘Low Energy’ Audio, is set to transform the quality and ways we consume sound.Read more
19th January - Valencia.
CIS continued success in the specialist embedded contractor market has largely been attributed to the expertise of the team in identifying new opportunities and working closely with clients to find the right resources in a highly competitive market.Read more
30th November - Valencia.
For many Electronics Engineering or Consumer Electronics companies, the idea of remote working has been a normal way of life for years, enabling the best quality talent from around the world to work with success on many advanced engineering projects.Read more
27th October - Valencia.
The lack of supply of semiconductors has disrupted industries globally throughout 2021, and the global chip shortage shows no signs of coming to an end.Read more
27th September - Valencia.
Up until just before the pandemic, the demand for embedded engineers in Europe was practically insatiable. Fuelled by the rapid rise in the Internet of Things (IoT) devices, the need for embedded developers exploded. Qualified candidates had their pick of jobs.Read more
31st August - Valencia.
Mobile robots are capable of locomotion in different kinds of environments, depending on the type of mobile robot. They are able to travel either in air, land, underwater or in space.Read more
23rd June - Valencia.
In a report by Trend Micro, a world leader in Cybersecurity, they describe multiple scenarios in which car drivers could encounter attacks that threaten the safety of themselves and others.Read more
24th May - Valencia.
The Covid pandemic has had a significant influence on the way that people work. More and more are working from home and using remote communication greater than ever before.Read more
21st April - Valencia.
Virtualisation and Hypervisor technologies are becoming increasingly popular in the tech sector.Read more
17th March - Valencia.
Thanks to technological advances, today’s smartphones are also TVs, books, organizers, heart rate monitors. Electricity is what powers all of these features, but without batteries, we’d be continually stuck next to a socket.Read more
17th February - Valencia.
According to Meticulous Research, the Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) or drone market, is expected to grow at a CAGR of 14.1% from 2020 to 2027 and reach a whopping $21.8 billion by 2027. Volume growth is also set to exceed 13.2 million units by 2027.Read more
18th January - Valencia.
The CES has traditionally been the go-to Consumer Electronics event which heralds the new innovations from large and small electronics companies which we are likely to see more of over the coming months and normally showcases over 5000 exhibitors.Read more
16th December - Valencia.
Batteries are a key technology for battling carbon dioxide emissions from the transport, power, and industry sectors. However, to reach sustainability goals, batteries must exhibit ultra-high performance beyond their capabilities today.
20th November - Valencia.
Both Augmented Reality (AR) and Virtual Reality (VR) solutions are starting to revolutionize healthcare applications and services, and at the same time, contribute to the fight against COVID-19.Read more
19th October - Valencia.
Welcome to the rollout of 5G!
Greater connectivity and more telecom geopolitics!
14th September - Valencia.
Automation and ‘Industry 4.0’ Automation has come of age, and as industrial technology grows increasingly pervasive, this wave of automation and digitization is being labelled “Industry 4.0,” as in the fourth industrial revolution.Read more
30th July - Valencia.
The audio sector is undergoing major disruption led by the onset of new advanced technologies driven by a demand for outstanding, interactive, consumer experiences.
16th July - Valencia.
Livingstone Foundation together with CIS have joined with Makolekole Drilling to make four new deep-water wells at Braimu, Isaac, Jokoniah and Roan Villages. A special thanks to all the CIS team whose hard work made it possible to help fund such a great initiative by the Livingstone Foundation.Read more
Market Update 27th April 2020
Ever since the first lockdowns began in Europe last month, companies have been scrambling to organise themselves to deal with the sudden impact of home working. Now, almost six weeks on for many of us, since the beginning of this sudden logistical nightmare, we are all waking up to find that everything is beginning to settle down quite nicely, without any major catastrophes.Read more
26th March - Valencia.
CIS Electronics Engineering is reaching out to help companies and other institutions embarking on new emergency ‘not-for-profit’ ventilator projects, by appealing to our network of expert engineers and consultants, who may be willing to donate time and expertise to this enormous global challenge.Read more
10th March - Valencia.
The demand for freelance Embedded Software & Hardware Engineers has risen dramatically over the past 10 years. Daily rates have more than doubled during this period and it is now, no longer a certainty that you will even be able to find the right specialist engineers to work on-site, even if you are prepared to pay top rates.Read more
Published in Embedded Magazine 18th February 2020 - by Aleksandra Wisna.
The battleground for engineering innovation 2020 and beyond.
14th February - Valencia.
The renewable energy industry is primed to enter a new phase of growth driven largely by increasing customer demand, cost competitiveness, innovation, and collaboration.
30th January - Valencia.
Recent reports have estimated that by 2025 the Smart City market value will be $2 trillion and global spending on Smart Cities initiatives will reach $189.5 billion by 2023.Read more
16th January - Valencia.
In a world that has ever increasing challenges through exploding population growth, an ageing population and inadequate access to quality healthcare, R&D will no longer be good enough to just make incremental changes.Read more
10th January - Valencia.
Published in Embedded Magazine 10th December 2019 – by John Ryan
27th November - Valencia.
Electronic Innovations have provided us with many of the key tools needed to tackle climate change seriously.
11th November - Valencia.
Struggling to get the best engineers for your embedded projects?
6th September - Valencia.
The growing adoption of embedded devices in new electronics of advanced consumer applications to build functionality, quality and usability is having a knock-on effect to the Engineering industry.Read more
7th August - Valencia.
As the market for external contractors approaches breaking point, many companies are left wondering how they are going to continue to deliver their projects on schedule without the budgets spiralling out of control.Read more
30th July - Valencia.
Shortage of specialist skills has become the number one concern amongst project managers within the Embedded Systems and Semiconductor R&D industry.Read more
17th July - Valencia.
Recent surveys have agreed that the semiconductor industry is in one of the worst crises for shortfalls in high skilled engineering talent for many decades.
This has been laid at the door of not enough graduates wanting to study Engineering.Read more
12th July - Valencia
Over the past decade, few issues have caused more concern amongst CTOs and R&D Managers in the Electronics and Semiconductor Industries than the shortage of highly skilled Embedded Software & Hardware Engineers to meet the demands of their R&D programs.Read more
9th July 2019 - Valencia
CIS launches new Outsourced Workforce Solution for Advanced Engineering Clients:
- New outsourcing initiative provides stability and productivity in resource planning.
- Offers seamless low-risk extension of a company’s own R&D activities
- Can form part of a flexible Virtual Centre of Excellence.Read more
12th June 2019 – Valencia
Are you, like so many others in the high-tech electronics market, struggling to attract and retain all the specialist engineers you need to keep your R&D department at the forefront of your market?
Expected skills shortage for the sector
Well, unfortunately it looks like it’s going to get a lot worse before it gets better. The skills gap in this sector is widening at a faster rate than ever. Most companies are experiencing major issues as a result of skill shortages in this area. Whether you are designing a new range of IoT devices, driverless cars, 5G networks & handsetsRead more