2023 IDEA Awards

This is a list of IDEA Award nominees and winners

IDEA Awards Voting Deadline Extended to Aug. 11

Aug. 7, 2023
Voting is now open to select the year's best new product innovations.
Rockwell Automation
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Flexible I/O Module Reduces Hardware Complexity

July 13, 2023
The FLEXHA 5000 I/O Module family offers a feature-rich platform with a range of options.
Rockwell Automation
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Interface Boosts EtherNet/IP Module’s Safety Control Performance

July 12, 2023
Rockwell’s new module features the GuardLink 2.0 Ethernet/IP On-Machine Interface from Allen-Bradley, which allows for the connection of up to 96 safety devices.
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Automotive SerDes Chips Add MIPI A-PHY Performance

July 12, 2023
Valens’ new family of MIPI A-PHY-enhanced serializers/deserializers brings multi-gig connectivity to automotive sensors and displays.
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Low-Power Wi-Fi HaLow Chips Support Long-Range Communications

July 10, 2023
Morse Micro's low-power, MM61xx SoC family provides long-range, Wi-Fi HaLow support.

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Tool Provides Microwave and Scattering Analysis for Antenna Designers

July 10, 2023
Nullspace EM can significantly reduce simulation time using multiple GPUs.
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Multiprotocol MCU Zeros in on Wireless IoT @ ElectronicDesign.com

July 10, 2023
Microchip’s PIC32CX-BZ2 wireless microcontrollers work with Bluetooth Low Energy and 802.15.4 technology.
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MCUs Will Bring More Bluetooth to More Places @ ElectronicDesign.com

July 10, 2023
How will Bluetooth LE impact the expansion of the connected world? Expect the arrival of new low-cost microcontrollers to push that envelope.
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Compact 16-nm FPGA Loads Up on Programmable Logic @ ElectronicDesign.com

July 7, 2023
The flagship offering in Lattice’s Avant-E family fits 500,000 logic units into a 15- x 13-mm package.
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Interactive Datasheets for MOSFETs @ ElectronicDesign.com

July 7, 2023
Nexperia brings interactive datasheets to developers via the internet.
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2023 IDEA Awards: Help Us to Spotlight Product Design Excellence

April 27, 2023
For the third year running, we honor the top innovations in industrial design, engineering, and automation—as nominated and voted upon by you, our readers.