Series: eResourcing – handling data sustainability

Digitalisation can play a major role in sustainablitly. Its raw materialis data. So usind data in a sustainable manner that conserves resources is essential for the digitilization of tomorrow.

eResourcing: Keeping an eye on a plant’s development

Cognitive Sensor Technologies / Smart Sensing and Electronics / February 2, 2022

© Fraunhofer IIS

Analyzing plants with a CT scanner may seem like a curious idea, but the Fraunhofer Development Center X-ray Technology EZRT, a research division of the Fraunhofer-Institute for Integrated Circuits IIS and Dutch company PhenoKey were confident it could work. Now, their joint development project has produced a robust CT scanner specifically designed for use in plant breeding. We talked to department head Dr. Stefan Gerth of the Fraunhofer Development Center X-ray Technology EZRT and PhenoKey managing director Bas van Eerdt to find out how CT data can make life easier for breeders – and why e-resourcing is such an important part of the puzzle.

Read the interview

 

eResourcing: Handling data sustainably

Cognitive Sensor Technologies / 22.9.2021

JB-min
© Fraunhofer IIS
Prof. Alexander Martin, director Fraunhofer IIS

We must start putting greater emphasis on treating data as a valuable resource. After all, producing and storing data consumes enormous amounts of energy. One solution is the concept of eResourcing, which provides for a sustainable way to handle the resource “data.”  Even data recycling will soon be a matter of course. Prof. Alexander Martin explains why.

Read the article

Contact

Your questions and suggestions are always welcome!

Please do not hesitate to email us.

Stay connected

The Newsletter

Sign up for the the Fraunhofer IIS Magazine newsletter and get the hotlist topics in one email.

Home page

Back to home page of Fraunhofer IIS Magazine.