PRTODAY / NewswireToday Free press release distribution service network

Written by / Agency / Source: Frost & Sullivan

Check Ads Availability|e-mail Article


Are you the owner of this article?, Turn it PREMIUM with your LOGO instead - and make it 3rd party Ads-Free! within the next hour!

MEMS-based Sensors and Actuators Find Opportunities in Industrial Automation - New analysis from Frost & Sullivan, Impact Analysis of MEMS Based Sensors and Actuators on Industrial Automation, finds that MEMS-based sensors and actuators have experienced a slow yet steady growth in the industrial automation sector
MEMS-based Sensors and Actuators Find Opportunities in Industrial Automation

 

NewswireToday - /newswire/ - Palo Alto, CA, United States, 2007/05/21 - New analysis from Frost & Sullivan, Impact Analysis of MEMS Based Sensors and Actuators on Industrial Automation, finds that MEMS-based sensors and actuators have experienced a slow yet steady growth in the industrial automation sector.

   
 
Your Banner Ad Here instead - Showing along with ALL Articles covering Electronics/Instrumentation/RFID Announcements

Replace these Affiliate Programs at ANYTIME! Your banner here within the next hour. Learn How!


 

The reliability, scalability, sensitivity, and cost-effective solutions offered by micro-electro-mechanical systems (MEMS) technology has provided viable sensor solutions for industrial automation. The trend toward MEMS-enabled miniaturization and micromechatronics bolsters the development of components, devices, systems, and subsystems for industrial applications.

New analysis from Frost & Sullivan (ti.frost.com), Impact Analysis of MEMS Based Sensors and Actuators on Industrial Automation, finds that MEMS-based sensors and actuators have experienced a slow yet steady growth in the industrial automation sector. As the industrial arena moves toward intelligent, distributed as well as wireless monitoring and control, MEMS technology will likely play an increasingly vital role in this sector.

If you are interested in a virtual brochure, which provides manufacturers, end users, and other industry participants with an overview, summary, challenges, and the latest Impact Analysis of MEMS Based Sensors and Actuators on Industrial Automation, then send an email to Sara Villarruel, Corporate Communications, at sara.villarruel[.]frost.com with your full name, company name, title, telephone number, fax number, and email address. Upon receipt of the above information, an overview will be sent to you by email.

The small size and simple structure of MEMS devices make them easily adaptable in places not suitable to heavily structured devices. Moreover, the low energy consumption and high precision of these devices are vital to wireless monitoring and multi-sensor networking in industrial automation applications.

Wireless sensing enables sensors to measure a parameter despite harsh circumstances and therefore it represents a substantial benefit to industrial automation. Additionally, wireless sensors allow for more efficient configuration or re-configuration of large-scale sensor networks to establish comprehensive monitoring of key parameters with respect to vital plant processes or machinery.

“Actuators such as radio frequency (RF) MEMS for wireless sensing applications are making inroads, but still are in a relatively embryonic stage as the investment required is high and the revenues are less in this sector,” notes Frost & Sullivan Industry Analyst Avinash Bhaskar.

“On the other hand, pressure sensors fabricated using MEMS technology represents one of the largest applications in industrial automation,” adds Research Analyst Menaka S.

Industrial applications such as process control, automotive testing, hydraulic, and pneumatic monitoring/control, utilize silicon micromachined pressure sensors. Compact silicon micromachined gauges and sensors with integrated electronics also assist with pressure (vacuum) measurements in semiconductor tools/equipment such as loadlock transducers.

With regard to costs, industrial automation is less price-sensitive than higher-volume markets for more commodity-type sensors.

“Since MEMS device fabrication requires a large initial investment, efforts are focused on application segments where there is large volume demand,” observes Bhaskar. “As a result, consumer electronics, medical, and automotive segments are currently driving the MEMS industry.”

However, the industrial automation market can offer MEMS developers and providers opportunities to provide higher value MEMS-based sensors and actuating devices that could command a higher price compared to MEMS devices used in more price-sensitive, higher-volume applications.

“MEMS developers and providers can focus on collaborating with users in the industrial arena to provide them with a high-value solution for key industrial applications such as intelligent networked health monitoring of machines, which involves monitoring multiple sensed parameters or distributed process control,” says Menaka. “MEMS sensors for parameters such as pressure, flow, acceleration/vibration/tilt and angular velocity, have started playing a vital role in the industrial automation technology arena.”

Impact Analysis of MEMS Based Sensors and Actuators on Industrial Automation is part of the Technical Insights Growth Partnership Service, which also includes research services in the following: North Asian sensors, economic analysis for the Malaysian automation and electronics industry, political and policy analysis for the Malaysian automation and electronics industry, and social and infrastructure analysis for the Malaysian automation and electronics industry. All research services included in subscriptions provide detailed market opportunities and industry trends, evaluated following extensive interviews with market participants. Interviews with the press are available.

Technical Insights is an international technology analysis business that produces a variety of technical news alerts, newsletters, and research services.

About Frost & Sullivan
Frost & Sullivan, a global growth consulting company, has been partnering with clients to support the development of innovative strategies for more than 40 years. The company's industry expertise integrates growth consulting, growth partnership services, and corporate management training to identify and develop opportunities. Frost & Sullivan serves an extensive clientele that includes Global 1000 companies, emerging companies, and the investment community by providing comprehensive industry coverage that reflects a unique global perspective, and combines ongoing analysis of markets, technologies, econometrics, and demographics.

 
 
Your Banner Ad Here instead - Showing along with ALL Articles covering Electronics/Instrumentation/RFID Announcements

Replace these Affiliate Programs at ANYTIME! Your banner here within the next hour. Learn How!


 

Written by / Agency / Source: Frost & Sullivan

 
 

Availability: All Regions (Including Int'l)

 

Traffic Booster: [/] Quick Newswire Today Visibility Checker

 

Distribution / Indexing: [+] / [Company listed above is a registered member of our network. Content made possible by PRZOOM / PRTODAY indexing services]

 
 
# # #
 
 
  Your Banner Ad showing on ALL
Electronics/Instrumentation/RFID articles,
CATCH Visitors via Your Competitors Announcements!


MEMS-based Sensors and Actuators Find Opportunities in Industrial Automation

Company website links NOT available to basic submissions
It is OK to republish and/or LINK any newswire for any legitimate media purpose as long as you name Newswire Today and LINK as the source.
 
  Is this your article?
Activate ALL web links and social stream by Upgrading to Press Release PREMIUM Plan Now!

Frost & Sullivan |
Publisher Contact: Sara Villarruel 
210.477.8448 sara.villarruel[.]frost.com
 
Newswire Today - PRZOOM / PRTODAY disclaims any content contained in this article. If you need/wish to contact the company who published the current release, you will need to contact them - NOT us. Issuers of articles are solely responsible for the accuracy of their content. Our complete disclaimer appears here.
IMPORTANT INFORMATION: Issuance, publication or distribution of this press release in certain jurisdictions could be subject to restrictions. The recipient of this press release is responsible for using this press release and the information herein in accordance with the applicable rules and regulations in the particular jurisdiction. This press release does not constitute an offer or an offering to acquire or subscribe for any Frost & Sullivan securities in any jurisdiction including any other companies listed or named in this release.

Electronics/Instrumentation/RFID via RSSAdd NewswireToday - PRZOOM Headline News to FeedBurner
Find who RetweetFollow @NewswireTODAY



Are you the owner of this article?, Turn it PREMIUM with your LOGO instead - and make it 3rd party Ads-Free! within the next hour!


Read Latest Articles From Frost & Sullivan / Company Profile


Read Electronics/Instrumentation/RFID Most Recent Related Newswires:

Curtiss-Wright Selected by Bell Helicopter Canada to Provide Cockpit Voice/Flight Data Recorder System
Toyota Acknowledges Infineon for Outstanding Quality
Curtiss-Wright, Lynx Software Technologies, ENSCO Avionics, and CoreAVI Demo LynxOS®-178 Safety Certified RTOS for Single Board Computers
Hitachi High-Technologies Launches the Most Advanced Ion-Milling System ArBlade 5000
LORD Corporation Adds Low-Cost, Industrial-Grade 3DM-CV5 Inertial Sensor Family
Bruker Introduces New Calibrations for EOS Handheld LIBS Elemental Analyzer
Bruker Introduces New Clinical Microbiology Assays and Kits at ECCMID
Infineon Joins the 5G Automotive Association to Contribute to Connected Automated Driving
Voith Partners 2ith Persistent Systems, LLC to Offer Unique Radio Technology for Industrial Environments
Spellman High Voltage Electronics to Exhibit at the International Technical Exhibition of Medical Imaging 2017 (ITEM)
Curtiss-Wright Introduces Cost-Effective COTS-based Radiation-Tolerant Data Acquisition System for Space Based Applications
Tiempo Secure Introduces TESIC-SE Secure Element Associating High Security with Low Power for the IoT Market
Curtiss-Wright and WOLF Advanced Technology Collaborate to Bring Advanced NVIDIA Maxwell and Pascal GPGPU COTS Solutions to ISR/EW Applications
Signaling Continued Investment in China, Bruker Open Beijing Center of Excellence
Bluestar Introduces New ISV Connect Program

Boost Your Social Network
& Crowdfunding Campaigns


LIFETIME SOCIAL MEDIA WALL
NewswireToday Celebrates 10 Years in Business


PREMIUM Members


Visit  Deb Sheppard - Medium Psychic Author Speaker

Visit  La Bella Bakery Artisan Bakery Arizona





 
  ©2017 Newswire Today — Limelon Advertising, Co.
Home | About | Advertise/Pricing | Contact | Investors | Privacy/TOS | Sitemap | FRANCAIS
newswire, PR free press releases distribution service magazines engine news alert newsroom press room breaking news public relations articles company news alerts newswiredistribution ezine bizentrepreneur biznewstoday digital business report market search pr firms agencies reports distri-bution today investor relation successful internet entrepreneurs newswire distribution prtoday.com freenewswiredistribution asianewstoday bizwiretoday USA pr UK today - NOT affiliated with PRNewswire as we declined their partnership offer in 2013
 
PRTODAY & NewswireTODAY are NOT affiliated with USA TODAY (usatoday.com)