The IEC Market Strategy Board (MSB) is meeting in Erlangen at the invitation of the German engineering giant, Siemens. The two-day meeting on 14 and 15 January will focus on opportunities for standardization related to emerging and disruptive technologies.
Cloud computing is one of the hot topics in the IT industry. Along with artificial intelligence and the Internet of Things, it is part of the trifecta of digital technologies that are predicted to transform our lives.
The latest issue of e-tech — the IEC’s magazine about technology and the world of International Standards — looks at ‘innovation’, which Milan Kundera claimed was one of the only two functions in business.
A decade ago, printed electronics was still very much a budding technology destined to a niche market. The emergence and rapid growth of connected devices such as smartphones, tablets and wearables have boosted the internet of things (IoT) and offered new avenues of development to the