Learn more about transistors, including transistor bias, transistor beta, saturation & cuttoff, gain, and impedance calculations.
At element14, we work closely with engineers and manufacturers to bring the best technology, support and information together to help you create innovative electronic systems.
Learn the fundamentals of what a transistor is, the differences between insulators, conductors, and semiconductors, and more in this eBook.
A quick overview of everything you need to know about workplace safety, plus product recommendations to keep you compliant.
Learn about finding the right culture fit, diversity in engineering, the skills you need to succeed, and more.
Learn about landing the job you want, developing your professional network, what to expect from your work day, and more in our new careers eBook.
Learn the fundamentals of diodes and their behavior, with a project guide that you can follow to put diodes to work!
We surveyed our customers about IoT in 2019, and received over 2,000 responses from 67 countries. This report presents key findings from our survey.
An introduction to wire and cable specifically designed for industrial environments, this eBook discusses the characteristics of rugged, high-performance cabling.
This eBook discusses wireless design challenges in IoT, including electromagnetic compatibility (EMC) issues, choosing a wireless connectivity solution, using 5G in IIoT implementations, and more.
This eBook discusses wired interfaces and connectors used in IIoT systems, and how they can be built to withstand harsh environments.
This eBook focuses on sensing technology in the context of the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT), including where this tech is used and the impact it is having as analog solutions make way for digital.
Learn the basic concepts of AI, dive into neural networks, and more.
Electronics in harsh environments must survive heat, humidity, destructive electrostatic discharge, and other dangers. This eBook discusses methods of protection, NEMA ratings, the classifications for harsh environments, and more.
5G, or fifth-generation wireless technology, is the latest iteration of cellular technology. But what do you need to know about 5G? Read this ebook to learn 5G basic concepts, architecture, requirements, and applications.
Each year automobile manufacturers replace/upgrade older mechanical equipment to newer electronic gear. The ultimate goal is an all-electric vehicle; this eBook discusses the needs, opportunities, and challenges facing EVs.
Successful tech entrepreneurs share the lessons learned while taking a new startup from the early prototyping phase through to the creation of a full-time sustainable business.
Are you interested in a career in IoT? We recently hosted a series of webinars with Microsoft, Amazon, Microchip, and more, and we've gathered the best insights to help you launch your career in IoT.
Circuit fundamentals are important to master, and Karen from The Learning Circuit is here to help! Learn about circuits and build your own simple version from common household items.
Whether you're just getting started using the Raspberry Pi or you've tinkered with this classic single board computer before, our Essential Raspberry Pi Tips eBook will have helpful ideas for you.
A high-level overview of what you need to know to design and create your first PCB. It highlights many of the aspects of PCB design for first-time designers.
Learn how customers and educators are supported through element14.com, the largest online engineering and maker community.
Learn more from Premier Farnell - No. 1 for Development Kits – about our broader design assistance service.
Learn how Premier Farnell provides an entire solution from design to manufacturing for both simple to complex design.
Learn more about one of the industry's broadest ranges of Test & Measurement and all Tool & Production Supplies.
This eBook is a collection of interviews from some of the most innovative embedded processor companies in the world. They are using hardware and software to create better solutions in developing modern embedded products.
Essential Design Tips for Engineers Series 2
This book contains helpful design ideas from our portfolio embedded component and tools providers. Whether you're designing a complex industrial application or a simple IoT temperature sensor, you'll find inspiration for your next design.
We've gathered helpful hints and tips from leading electronics component manufacturers to create this book. Whether you're using boards, passives, or practically anything else, you'll find inspiration for your next project. We also discuss testing, debugging, and much more.
In volume two of the series, we have even more tips from our community, our element14 Presents video team, and contributors from Hackster.io. We feature practical tips for 3D printing, stocking your workshop, staying safe while working, and more.
We've gathered the best Maker Tips from across the Community! This book includes practical ideas for building your workshop, developing your concepts, and improving your soldering technique, from Ben Heck, the Raspberry Pi Foundation, Hackster.io and many more.
This yearbook focuses on a collection of the Community's Top Members, including interviews about themselves, their profession, and their contributions on element14. It also includes digested versions of their existing projects and content on the Community.
A small selection of the best retro-gaming projects from the Community and The Ben Heck Show.