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Demand for safe, secure, and intelligent transportation systems on the rise, says Mouser Electronics

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Trends surrounding intelligent transportation systems are the highlight of the 2021 Empowering Innovation Together, a program launched by semiconductors and electric components distributor Mouser Electronics.

In the latest podcast episode, Mouser Electronics director of technical content Raymond Yin talks to 5G Automotive Association chief technology officer Dr Maxime Flament about the emergence of industry safety standards.

They discuss the capabilities of implementing 5G networks into transportation systems and the effects of edge computing in the automotive industry.

The podcast is also available on Alexa, Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts, iHeartRadio, Pandora, Spotify and Mouser’s YouTube channel.

“Worldwide, we’re seeing rapidly increasing needs for safe, secure and intelligent transportation systems,” observes Mouser Electronics president and CEO Glenn Smith.

“With new developments enabled by technologies like 5G, ultra-wide bandgap, next-gen wireless connectivity and more, we’re in an era of smart transportation solutions that will change the industry and impact our communities, cities, travel and more,” Smith Explains.

The 2021 EIT series features four byte-sized videos, Then, Now and Next, as well as articles, blogs, infographics and other content, with conversations led by Mouser thought leaders and other experts.

Future tech topics following intelligent transportation solutions will review the latest in product technologies such as RF and wireless.

Mouser Electronics says its program showcases multiple new product developments and unveils the technical developments required to stay timely with new trends in the marketplace.

The fifth instalment of the 2021 EIT program is sponsored by Mouser’s valued partners Amphenol ICC, Amphenol RF, Digi International, Intel, Kemet, Microchip Technology, Molex, STMicroelectronics, TDK and TE Connectivity.

The program also includes a new episode of The Tech Between Us podcast, available on the Mouser Electronics’ website


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