Japan: German Ismaili technologis Rahman Jamal’s interview in Japanese language on Monoist atmarkit co JP

スマートファクトリー: 日本の製造業よ、第4次産業革命で規格策定の舞台に立て   NI グローバルテクノロジー&マーケティングディレクターのラマン・ジャマル氏 ドイツのインダストリー4.0や米国のインダストリアルインターネットコンソーシアムなど、世界的にICTを活用した新たなモノづくりが胎動している。その中でドイツおよび米国のプロジェクトそれぞれに参加し、存在感を示しているのが米国National Instrumentsだ。同社でこれらの活動に参加しているグローバルテクノロジー&マーケティングディレクターのラマン・ジャマル氏に話を聞いた。 (Factory Automation 2015年3月18日) http://monoist.atmarkit.co.jp/mn/articles/1503/18/news016.html *****   Related post on PBSJ Blog An Ismaili technologist and thought leader in action Rahman Jamal, Germany   ->>>>><<<<<-

A young Togolese Afate Gnikou built a functioning 3D printer using mostly e-waste that he found in a scrap yard|Won award — Read ,view and watch

“The 3D Printing Revolution” — Belfer Center, Harvard University A 3D printer printing a house. This technology works by translating digital information into physical objects. Africa is on the cusp of the next digital revolution. In February, a young Togolese entrepreneur, Afate Gnikou, stunned the world by winning first prize at the 10th International Conference…

Surfing to success in the weird city — Professional Engineering article on National Instruments mentioning two long-serving European executives Francis Griffiths and Rahman Jamal

National Instruments prides itself on being a bit different, fostering its own ethos that even includes having a 100-year business plan Universal knowledge: NI’s equipment and software is crucial to the success of the research at Cern (…) “The 100-year plan is crucial to our core values,” says Francis Griffiths, the University of Wales electrical…

How Do We Measure the Biggest of Big Data? — Rahman Jamal’s article on IEN Europe

Tools and platforms that integrate well with each other   Rahman Jamal, Technical and Marketing Director for Europe, National Instruments Mention ‘Big Data’ and most people think immediately about retailers storing customer information, the rapid rise of social media and vast numbers of financial transactions taking place online. However, engineers and scientists in test and…

Skype Founder on ‘Silicon Allee’ Hype: ‘No Reason a Company Like Ours Couldn’t Come Out of Berlin’ – Spiegel interview

Niklas Zennström, the co-founder of Skype, is only the latest entrepreneur and investor to jump on the Berlin high-tech bandwagon. SPIEGEL ONLINE spoke with him about why people want to be in the city, what the scene in the German capital is missing and why the start-ups appear to be immune to economic crises. SPIEGEL ONLINE: Everyone in the tech world…

Festo Launches SmartBird Robotic Seagull – Spectrum.ieee.org

Festo has a fairly fascinating, frankly fantastical, and frequently full-on fabulous history with the robotic systems that they develop in partnership with universities and research groups as part of their Bionic Learning Network. In the past, we’ve seen flying penguins and jellyfish, as well as bio-inspired manipulators like this one. Today, Festo has unveiled their…