Series: eResourcing – handling data sustainability

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

eResourcing: Keeping an eye on a plant’s development

Fraunhofer Development Center X-ray Technology EZRT / 2.2.2022

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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.

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eResourcing – Using data to create more sustainability

Cognitive Sensor Technologies / 16.12.2021

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Prof. Alexander Martin explains how data recycling and clever use of the data life cycle lead to greater sustainability in business and industry.

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eResourcing: Handling data sustainably

Cognitive Sensor Technologies / 22.9.2021

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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.

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