Technologies

3D Computed Tomography

3D Computed Tomography

Product validation and product inspection using 3D scanning technology

3D Computed Tomography Expertise

Along with the development of software technology, computed tomography scanning, or CT scanning, is the most advanced measurement technology available to us today. CT scanning captures data at an accuracy of 5-7 microns and scans a part in an hour. For these reasons, CT scanning is fast becoming important to industrial metrology equipment manufacturers. Today, CT scanning offers manufacturers the most advanced and powerful tool available for industrial metrology and validation of products made from plastics or other low-density materials. With industrial CT scanning, manufacturers can literally see inside their products to identify design issues and production discrepancies, ensure lot-to-lot consistency and derive highly a ... Read More

3D Printing

3D Printing

Jabil offers strategic capabilities to its customers by utilizing the latest technologies of 3D printing

3D Printing Expertise

Jabil offers strategic capabilities to its customers by utilizing the latest technologies of 3D printing. This can both expedite the prototyping process and reduce errors before production tooling. Prototyping 3D printed parts can be made in a few hours, instead of days, giving designers a relatively immediate physical piece to analyze and adjust. Prototypes are fully functional and tests are conducted under actual user conditions, illustrating necessary design changes due to situational needs. Using 3D printing during prototyping increases confidence in, and quality of, the final manufactured product. Improving Capabilities Jabil’s designers, engineers and system architects are constantly conducting cost, material and speed tests to mor ... Read More

3D Sensing & Gesture Recognition

3D Sensing & Gesture Recognition

The next frontier in human machine interface

3D Sensing & Gesture Recognition Expertise

3D Sensing and Gesture Recognition is the next frontier in human machine interface. Driven by optics technology, 3D Sensing and Gesture Recognition rely upon electro optical infrared technology to operate. Jabil is an expert at designing, developing and manufacturing electro optical infrared devices that can both send and receive infrared signals. Our expertise provides a trusted and reliable business partner for our customers, saving them both time and money. Jabil brings together various technologies, materials and manufacturing techniques from our divergent experience and product base. We provide a strong springboard for our customers to create and manufacture their desired products with expertise and efficiency. Technical Capabilities Jabi ... Read More

Active Alignment

Active Alignment

Improving the quality and accuracy of camera module positioning

Active Alignment Expertise

Active Alignment for Camera Module Assembly Camera module demand is growing, driven by recent advances in, and demands for, mobile technology such as smart phones and tablet computers, as well as growth in medical device and automotive applications. And not just any camera module will satisfy the increasingly savy users. To achieve the highestfocus quality across the image area, Jabil's experts use Active Alignment to move camera lens in five or six degrees of freedom, relative to image sensor. This process allows for more accurate placement of the lens than the traditional passive alignment. How Jabil's Customers Benefit from Active Alignment As higher resolution cameras and optical devices continues to improve, the process and accuracy ... Read More

Additive Manufacturing

Additive Manufacturing

3D printing was invented in 1984. But since then, the technology has rapidly changed and grown

Additive Manufacturing Expertise

3D printing (also known as additive manufacturing) was invented in 1984. But since then, the technology has rapidly changed and grown. A recent McKinsey report notes that 3D printing is at a “tipping point,” poised to “emerge from its niche status and become a viable alternative to conventional manufacturing processes in an increasing number of applications.” Manufacturers have been steadily embarking on various aspects of additive manufacturing over the years. Some companies have continued to extend their experiences in additive manufacturing for building prototypes, repairs, mold making and printing into creating niche solutions. One of the biggest promises of the additive manufacturing technology is th ... Read More

Advanced Mechanical Solutions

Advanced Mechanical Solutions

Specializing in complex metal assembly, durable construction, easy serviceability and attractive design

Advanced Mechanical Solutions Expertise

What does a medical diagnostic machine have in common with a retail kiosk, airport security scanner and a telecom switching terminal? All require complex assembly, durable metal construction, easy serviceability and attractive design. That’s a very tall order for any manufacturer to fill on its own, especially if cost-effective manufacturing and tight time-to-market goals are also major priorities. Established in 2010, Jabil's Advanced Mechanical Solutions team offers customer companies vertically integrated capabilities in metal fabrication and machine assemblies, including enclosures, large custom racks, weldments, large-form-factor machining and mechatronic assemblies. Add to that list special expertise in material choices, paints and ... Read More

Automation

Automation

Adding strategic value and creating a long-term competitive advantage for our customers as we partner to bring the next generation of products and equipment to market

Automation Expertise

Adding Strategic Value through Automation. At Jabil, we’re not just adding automation equipment, we’re adding strategic value and creating a long-term competitive advantage for our customers as we partner to bring the next generation of products and equipment to market. For customers, this means improved productivity, enhanced consistency, higher quality, plant safety and reduced waste. Paried with Jabil’s global access, we deliver solutions in close proximity to customers’ end users, resulting in faster time-to-market, quicker product innovations and lower costs.  Jabil's Automation Expertise Jabil’s automation expertise builds upon our strong, disciplined manufacturing foundation and compliments our deliver ... Read More

Computer Numerical Control

Computer Numerical Control

Jabil has invested heavily in developing comprehensive, high volume, high quality precision computer numerical control machining capabilities

Computer Numerical Control Expertise

Jabil provides customers with multi-axis, multi-tasking Computer Numerical Control (CNC) machine tools with the latest computer assisted design and manufacturing technology to provide a strong support, which can significantly improve the processing efficiency. Tool technology is also developing rapidly and a highly skilled team of engineers has substantial experience researching and designing the best solution. Additional complimentary processes are available such as thixo molding, die casting, forging and a variety of surface treatments and coating techniques. Material Experience: Stainless Steel Plastic Aluminum Copper Special Metal What Jabil brings to tooling automation and design High quality serialized processing expertise High volume ... Read More

Connected Health

Connected Health

Connected Health connects patients and healthcare providers through common consumer technology, such as cell phones, computers, smart phones, tablets and networked medical devices

Connected Health Expertise

Every medical device manufacturer should consider developing a strategy around how mobile connected health will affect their business models and how they will play in the evolution of the market. Major disruptions are occurring in the market with new players, alliances and new business models. Consumer devices are entering the medical ecosystem with platforms such as tablets or smart phones running mobile applications and acting as new secondary mobile interfaces to the medical device. Why Connected Health? The medical device ecosystem is changing dramatically from stand-alone “device + patient + physician” in the clinical environment to include access and mobility outside the four walls of the hospital. Every medical device co ... Read More

Control Tower

Control Tower

Jabil’s proprietary Control Tower solution delivers intelligent supply chain design, deep analytics and global supply chain visibility, reducing cost and complexity from our customers’ supply chains

Control Tower Expertise

End-To-End Visibility. Managing Complexity. Cross-Functional Collaboration. Supply chains are significantly more complex today compared to 10, 20 or 30 years ago.  Mass globalization; customers demanding greater speed and customization; shortening product lifecycles; challenging economic conditions; and geopolitical threats are all factors which have paved the way for new ways of managing the flow of materials from the raw materials manufacturer to the end consumer. Supply chain flexibility, cost management and risk mitigation are core focus areas of any supply chain company.  What comes with this is a greater need for visibility and control. In response, Jabil’s best-in-the-business engineers developed Jabil inControl™, ... Read More

Decorative Mobile Phones

Decorative Mobile Phones

Jabil employs a variety of manufacturing techniques to create beautiful, colorful, textured mobile phone surfaces

Decorative Mobile Phones Expertise

Advances in manufacturing techniques make it possible to mold beautiful mobile phones surfaces with a myriad of design choices. Digital Printing Jabil engineers have developed new manufacturing techniques that can produce beautiful, high resolution images in mobile phone molds. Digital printing is the reproduction of digital images on a mobile device surfaces. New lamination processes provide stronger bonding than glue. Overmolding Overmolding manufacturing techniques allow engineers to combine synthetic materials at the surface layer to give mobile phone molds a textured appearance like leather and fabric. With wood overmolding the surface can be etched with lasers to create a decorative design and new coating techniques protect the wood from ... Read More

Design for Automated Assembly

Design for Automated Assembly

Designing your products to make the most of automated assembly

Design for Automated Assembly Expertise

As worldwide competition to deliver products quickly to market increases, manufacturers are looking for ways to assemble products faster and more reliably. Advances in robotic technology are enabling the automated assembly of certain parts in manufacturing to facilitate this speed-to-market.  Since about 85 percent of a product's cost are determined in the design stage, it's crucial that engineers begin designing a product for automated assembly early in the concept phase. Jabil engineers have the unique blend of skills required to design products for automatic assembly. Design engineers work closely with manufacturing and automation engineers to ensure the end product is cost effective and that all design and process challenges are ... Read More

Die-Cutting Solutions

Die-Cutting Solutions

Jabil’s Die-Cutting Solutions team provides innovative product design and breakthrough material technologies in plastics, adhesives and metals

Die-Cutting Solutions Expertise

Jabil’s die-cutting production methods bring highly differentiated products to market faster and more efficiently by using precision and automated manufacturing processes. Rotary Flat-bed Laser Clamshell Jabil adds immediate value to your project through the Early Supplier Integration process. Benefits include: No risk or liability on material selection at end-of-life Material optimization on web layout Scrap minimization via expert design guidance Design for manufacturability, capabilities and limitation analysis Elimination assembly steps Immediate cost savings Our experts offer world class precision die-cut components manufactured to your specification and tolerance requirements. Die-Cutting Product Groups Absorption/Dampening Ac ... Read More

Disrupting Healthcare

Disrupting Healthcare

Jabil provides highly desired, differentiated products and services for next-generation, connected medical devices.

Disrupting Healthcare Expertise

Around the world, healthcare systems are going through unprecedented changes driven by vital initiatives aimed at containing unsustainable rises in healthcare costs and extending access to care. Every player in the healthcare value chain needs to re-evaluate how more effective care can be delivered to more patients at lower cost.  Today’s buzz around eHealth is centered on the clinical environment. Smartphones and tablets have already taken root in clinical practices. In time, it is anticipated that with appropriate evidence, the tablet or smartphone could become the primary display. To start planning for and responding to the eventuality that consumer platforms and server infrastructure will become a critical part of the medical d ... Read More

Electronics in Drug Delivery

Electronics in Drug Delivery

As the aging population expands, electronics in drug delivery systems will grow to meet the demand for systems offering a higher quality of life

Electronics in Drug Delivery Expertise

Wireless technologies that power today’s cell phones, smart phones, tablets and other consumer electronic devices are finding a new role as the conduit between in-home medical devices and staff or databases in hospitals and doctors’ offices. Wireless-enabled drug delivery devices offer huge potential to address several critical healthcare issues – cost escalation, provider shortages and proliferation of chronic conditions – while offering patients the convenience of using their familiar phones and tablets to transmit medical information to their providers. Trends placing a heavy and unsustainable burden on existing healthcare infrastructure include: An aging population A sharply increased incidence of chronic disease ... Read More

Flexible Automation

Flexible Automation

Jabil is an industry leader in providing flexible, innovative automation solutions to our customers

Flexible Automation Expertise

Flexible automation provides a sustainable and globally competitive solution for our customers and has advantages in many different industries, especially those with product design variations and where product lifecycles are shorter. It also supports faster new product introduction and ramp to production. An automation system that is flexible enables the global deployment of configurable assembly modules that accommodate multiple robots and processes. It is capable of producing a variety of parts with virtually no time lost for changeovers, reprogramming and altering the physical set-up. Jabil's dedicated automation teams include some of the leading automation experts across the globe. These teams give us the foundation to create solutions tha ... Read More

Fluidics

Fluidics

Jabil offers advanced fluid control systems across macro- and micro-applications

Fluidics Expertise

Jabil offers advanced fluid control systems across macro- and micro-applications. In any instance where a liquid or gas is measured, monitored or controlled, accurate and reliable fluid handling is critical. With expertise backed by the Nypro healthcare brand, Jabil gives a complete service offering across a range of fluid management needs such as: Liquid monitoring Mixing Dispensing Vending Temperature Control Pharmacy Compounding Movement of bulk quantities through an instrument Delivery of small, precise quantities Meeting Demand Jabil is poised to meet the shifting demands of the fluids industry.  Materials expertise to select the components that support cost consciousness without sacrificing performance. Solutions that accurately ... Read More

Heavy Fuel Engines for Unmanned Aerial Vehicles

Heavy Fuel Engines for Unmanned Aerial Vehicles

Durable, reliable and multi-fuel capable engines

Heavy Fuel Engines for Unmanned Aerial Vehicles Expertise

Jabil has the exclusive license to manufacture and sell XRDi’s family of reliable, heavy fuel engines that can run on multiple fuels. This series of durable, lightweight, fuel efficient engines significantly increases mission endurance while substantially lowering operational costs. Engine Attributes Durable and Reliable - Designed to achieve better than 500 hours of Time Before Overhaul Multi-Fuel Capabable - Designed to run on JP-8, JP-5, Jet-A, kerosene and gasoline; fuels can be mixed in the same tank Excellent Fuel Economy - XRDi engines have 30 to 40 percent better fuel economy than typical gasoline engines; better than .55 Brake Specific Fuel Consumption Weight - Engines weigh approximately 1 pound per horsepower Scalable ... Read More

High-Mix Low-Volume

High-Mix Low-Volume

Jabil is an expert in managing the complexity of High-Mix Low-Volume production

High-Mix Low-Volume Expertise

High-Mix Low-Volume is a manufacturing environment where the products being made vary in application, lot size and production process. High-Mix Low-Volume facilities have the ability to very quickly change over product requirements and convert assembly lines. They can also ramp up to accomodate increased volume. Since 2007, Jabil's Industrial & Energy team has developed the unique ability to simplify the volatility and variability of High-Mix Low-Volume manufacturing. This assures long term realiability and helps achieve global scale and efficiency as quickly as possible. Jabil has developed an extensive global footprint and capabilities in supply chain, logisitics and inventory management that allow us to be highl ... Read More

High-Precision Mold Manufacturing

High-Precision Mold Manufacturing

Nypro Mold designs and manufactures molds in the Healthcare, Packaging, Consumer and Electronics markets

High-Precision Mold Manufacturing Expertise

Nypro Mold is a world leader in the design and manufacturing of high-precision injection molds. Nypro Mold designs and manufactures molds in the Healthcare, Packaging, Consumer and Electronics markets. Each mold is unique in its requirements and the range of services employed, but all receive the same attention to detail and commitment to engineering and manufacturing excellence. Nearly a decade ago, Nypro Mold identified a need to bridge the gap between traditional mold making and new product development and/or enhancement. We began developing expertise in plastic part evaluation and more importantly in working with the customer on early definition of program success criteria.   Plastic Part Optimization Our expert engineers w ... Read More

Human Machine Interface

Human Machine Interface

Jabil has made an intentional commitment to the user interface and touch technology market segment to augment our ongoing strategic investments in advanced materials

Human Machine Interface Expertise

Touch technologies are quickly becoming the way we interact with most of our devices today. Jabil is the convergence point to bring together various technologies, materials and design techniques. Current market segments: Industrial Clean Technology Healthcare Aerospace & Defense White Goods Consumer Automotive Human-Machine Interface is a technology that incorporates various aspects of Jabil and its affiliates' technologies and capabilities. Jabil's Advanced Materials Jabil’s vacuum metallization process Low profile, in-film light guides and molded light pipes technologies for larger ICON backlighting Conductive ink on film Digital printing technologies In mold label injection molding techniques Advanced Manufacturing Precision ... Read More

Innovations in Vending

Innovations in Vending

Innovations in vending technology offer an alternative to brick-and-mortar locations, allowing companies to extend their brands beyond traditional stores

Innovations in Vending Expertise

New technology innovations are transforming traditional vending machines, or kiosks, not only in the machines themselves, but in the new kinds of products that are dispensed automatically. With automated kiosks located in non-traditional places like airports, train stations and stadiums, on-the-go consumers are able to purchase a myriad of products previously available only through traditional brick and mortar shops: Fresh hot pizza DVDs Books Prescriptions Electronics While automated kiosks provide a convenience for consumers, they are also helping brands extend their presence without the cost of brick and mortar or additional staff. The Technology Once a purely mechanical technology, kiosks have become showcases for the latest advances in ... Read More

iQor

iQor

Jabil's Preferred Aftermarket Services Provider

iQor Expertise

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Laser Selective Plating

Laser Selective Plating

Surpassing the physical and economic limits of conventional antenna manufacturing technologies

Laser Selective Plating Expertise

Laser Selective Plating enables technology companies to integrate antenna circuits directly with a thermoplastic part’s mechanical structure and helps to deliver a thin, lightweight and durable product. Applications of this technology include smartphones and mobile devices, GPS units and portable medical devices. Jabil’s Laser Selective Plating is a process technology enables the development of metal circuits directly on a plastic component. The most common types of circuits created are antennas for connectivity, RFID, inductive charging and touch sensors. This process reduces the space that an antenna takes up inside a product by combining it with a component that already exists.  Cosmetic surfaces of the antenna can also be ... Read More

Light-Emitting Diode Technology

Light-Emitting Diode Technology

Expertise in integrating LED technology into product design

Light-Emitting Diode Technology Expertise

Light-Emitting Diode (LED) technology can be applied to a wide array of products. Their small size, efficiency, low operating temperature and long life make LEDs the ideal lighting solution for everything from home appliances to medical devices and industrial, retail and office spaces. Jabil’s advanced expertise in integrating LED technology into product design provides a trusted and reliable business partner for our customers, saving them both time and money. Jabil brings together various technologies, materials and manufacturing techniques from our divergent experience and product base. We provide a strong springboard for our customers to create and manufacture their desired products with expertise and efficiency.   Related links: ... Read More

Machine-to-Machine Telemetry

Machine-to-Machine Telemetry

Machine to machine (M2M) telemetry plays an essential role in the Big Data, "Internet of Things" revolution

Machine-to-Machine Telemetry Expertise

Not long ago, engineers considered it a job well done if the machine they designed operated efficiently, reliably and economically. But increasingly they are coming face-to-face with a new and often overriding design mandate: connectivity. Whether the device in question is a machine tool, oil platform, utility meter or medical diagnostic tool, manufactures now want to design in telematics technology that lets vital data on the machine flow to those responsible for maintenance, inventory control, marketing, energy management and more. Despite the fact that cloud-based M2M communication is still in its infancy, it is experiencing fast adoption rates. Moreover, current trends point to a M2M telemetry boom that will eclipse that of web-based consu ... Read More

Medical Device Mechatronics

Medical Device Mechatronics

Jabil develops and manufactures mechatronics-enabled medical devices to enhance the patient experience

Medical Device Mechatronics Expertise

Mechatronics is a design process that includes a combination of mechanical engineering, electrical engineering, control engineering and computer engineering. A major focus area for mechatronics today is medical devices. By integrating mechanical and electrical hardware with software processes, device designers can deliver highly sophisticated functionality.  The beauty of mechatronics lies in flexibility, enabling its use in a growing range of medical applications from positioning systems in hospital beds to robotic surgical devices. Classic examples of mechatronic devices are the pacemaker and defibrillator, as well as the active ankle-foot orthosis featuring computer-controlled actuators to improve gait. Trends in Mechatronics One ... Read More

Medical Device Miniaturization

Medical Device Miniaturization

Jabil's advanced technology capabilities provides medical device manufacturers new ways to miniaturize

Medical Device Miniaturization Expertise

The term "miniaturization" is widely accepted in our vernacular as a positive step in product development. Reducing components to create less space, product footprint and more affordable medical devices are ongoing objectives for manufacturers today. Jabil strives to integrate new innovative technologies into product design and manufacturing as continual miniaturization of medical devices is a focus of the healthcare thought process.  Miniaturization is a constantly moving target. Once a novel, new technology sets a higher bar for miniaturization standards, the next ambitious goal is to achieve an even thinner and smaller device. Industry trends, including minimally invasive surgical devices and home health care delivery, demand ... Read More

Medical Device New Product Development

Medical Device New Product Development

The process of taking an innovative medical device from concept to full-scale production is inherently complex

Medical Device New Product Development Expertise

The process of taking an innovative medical device from concept to full-scale production is inherently complex. Challenges can include organizational silos, such as design and manufacturing, which fail to communicate and align at an early stage. This disconnect can cause costly delays and rework. Similarly, research and development groups (R&D) may choose suppliers for a prototype that prove unsuitable for supporting commercial production. Weakness in the area of human factors engineering (HFE) can also derail a device’s development. Start-up companies typically lack expertise and resources to conduct or oversee the concept-to-commercialization process, while larger organizations may be distracted by the competing demands of other pr ... Read More

Medical Optics

Medical Optics

Jabil’s expertise and optics design skill set can provide companies the critical resources to accelerate product development and time-to-market

Medical Optics Expertise

The market of optical imaging is growing rapidly. According to a new market research report, “Optical Imaging Market,” published by MarketsandMarkets, the global value of Optical Imaging Technologies Market was $915.75 million in 2012 and is expected to reach $1.9 billion by 2018, at an estimated CAGR of 11.37 percent from 2013 to 2018. Jabil is poised to meet this increasing demand. One of the most important advantages offered by Jabil is our ability to ramp up production on behalf of a customer in a short period of time. Companies facing a sudden spike in demand can turn to a design and manufacturing company with the existing infrastructure and expertise needed for rapid scale-up. With the optical imaging market rapidly ... Read More

Medical Portable Device Design

Medical Portable Device Design

Optimizing portable device design power and performance

Medical Portable Device Design Expertise

Gartner, Inc. predicts that 65 percent of enterprises will adopt a mobile device management solution for their users over the next five years. Functionality needs to be on an even higher level as mobile functions like global positioning systems, acceleration sensing and long-lasting operation are a must for many mobile applications. Expectations for medical portable devices to deliver desktop-level performance are also high. Such advancements in technology are revolutionizing how medical practitioners think about healthcare. All those expectations and demands lead to increased power and performance requirements within the boundaries of limited space and weight. Jabil designers tackle the problem from different angles to optimize port ... Read More

Mobile Medical Devices

Mobile Medical Devices

Mobile medical devices are causing disruptions and driving the emergence of the next generation of connected medical devices

Mobile Medical Devices Expertise

In The Creative Destruction of Medicine, Dr. Eric Topol identifies a disruptive change in medicine that is occurring due to an unprecedented super convergence of critical elements: low power wireless biosensors, digital imaging, genome sequencing, mobile connectivity, smartphones, the internet, social networking, virtually unlimited computing power/data storage/bandwidth and pervasive health information systems. Both the convergence and maturation of these elements are driving a new connectedness in healthcare, which is resulting in numerous innovative devices for putting healthcare into the hands of the consumer. The ability to leverage familiar – and increasingly ubiquitous – mobile devices as tools in maintaining wellness, ... Read More

Near Field Communication Technology

Near Field Communication Technology

Near Field Communication Technology provides short-range wireless data connection to mobile devices

Near Field Communication Technology Expertise

Near Field Communication (NFC) advances the state-of-the-art in mobile payment technology by allowing consumers to purchase goods and services using proximity or contactless transactions. By simply waving a smartphone or any other NFC-enabled device at a point-of-sale (POS) terminal consumers can easily purchase goods and services faster than with cash or credit card purchases. Forrester Research predicts that mobile payment transactions will grow at a compound annual rate of 48 percent to reach $90 billion by 2017 in the United States alone. Forecasters say the bulk of that spending will be by proximity payments. How It Works Near Field Communication technology provides short-range, up to 10cm, wireless data connection to mobile devices and i ... Read More

Optics

Optics

Jabil and Sypro Optics combined forces to create an optics technology group dedicated to creating optics for a broad range of technologies and industries

Optics Expertise

Jabil and Sypro Optics joined forces in 2008 to create Jabil's Optical Technology Group. Today, this dedicated design engineering team services a broad range of applications, including customized optoelectronics modules for Healthcare and Life Science, Digital Projection, Automotive and Lighting Management. Jabil provides advanced optics design engineering services for gesture recognition, augmented reality and advanced sensor systems applications. Our scope includes collaborative design and design to specification for customer specific optical as well as opto-electronic modules. We focus on design services for mobile devices, automotive and healthcare. Our customers enjoy our proven expertise in miniaturized projection engines and specialized ... Read More

Power Conversion Systems

Power Conversion Systems

Electric Power Conversion is the management, control and/or change of electric energy from one voltage or frequency to another

Power Conversion Systems Expertise

Electric Power Conversion is the management, control and/or change of electric energy from one voltage or frequency to another. Power conversion typically includes the control and management (regulation) of the input or output energy. Various topologies and control theory mechanisms are applied at a circuit level to manage electrical energy transfer through components. Typical components in a Power Conversion System include: Controls and Controllers (including Microprocessors) Capacitors Inductors Transformers Voltage or Current Sensing Devices Switching Devices Including:- Metal-Oxide Semiconductor Field-Effect Transistors - Insulated-Gate Bipolar Transistors - Diodes- Silicon Carbide Design Expertise Jabil's advanced expertise designing Po ... Read More

Power Electronics

Power Electronics

Jabil’s unique integration of power electronics design for manufacturability and assembly, offers a significant cutting-edge advantage

Power Electronics Expertise

Jabil’s unique integration of power electronics design for manufacturability and assembly, offers a significant cutting-edge advantage. By continually developing innovative technologies, clean technology manufacturing techniques and capabilities, Jabil is able to give customers a competitive edge in the market. Jabil’s power electronics and solar certification lab is equipped with industry leading technology including: High power AC and DC supplies with panel simulation 22kW solar panel installation Multiple isolated oscilloscopes with power analysis software Digital loads and power resistors Loop stability power analyzer Motor dynamometers up to 7kW Miscellaneous test equipment / probes Thermal chambers Sun simulator Power simula ... Read More

Radio Frequency Identification Technology

Radio Frequency Identification Technology

Radio frequency identification (RFID) technology is taking business to the next level

Radio Frequency Identification Technology Expertise

Originally used for tracking, Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) technology is now used across industries for many purposes. Supply chains use RFID for asset management, but it is also used for access control, identification, payment systems, contactless smart cards and anti-theft in automobiles, to name a few. How It Works The electromagnetic or electrostatic coupling in the Radio Frequency (RF) portion of the electromagnetic spectrum is used to transmit signals. An RFID system consists of an antenna and a transceiver that reads the radio frequency and transfers the information to a processing device, and a transponder, or tag, which is an integrated circuit containing the radio frequency circuitry and information to be ... Read More

Rapid Prototyping Services

Rapid Prototyping Services

Providing design verification and proof-of-concept solutions to companies of all sizes

Rapid Prototyping Services Expertise

Located in the heart of Silicon Valley, Jabil’s Rapid Prototyping facility features state-of-the-art manufacturing equipment run by highly skilled engineers who transform a design into a quality prototype quickly, efficiently and economically. The Rapid Prototyping Services team provides engineering builds for design verification and proof-of-concept that help innovators accelerate their product development. Our core prototype services are designed for speed. We offer a 24-hour turn-around for quotes and prototype turn-around in 72 hours from receipt of materials. Jabil’s Rapid Prototyping Services can also provide expertise in several areas to optimize our customers’ manufacturing: AVL Expansion Testing Accelerated Life Cyc ... Read More

Smart Plug

Smart Plug

Smart Plug is an intelligent energy monitoring and control system developed to meet the Smart Energy needs of the future

Smart Plug Expertise

Smart Plug is an intelligent energy monitoring and control system developed to meet the Smart Energy needs of the future. Provides flexibility for the customer to select either a WiFi or Zigbee wireless interface in the final product Gives consumers the power to monitor energy consumption and make choices on how to conserve energy based on usage habits and varying electricity rates Consumers can schedule when devices turn on/off, when functions are performed and check to see if devices are left on when not in use from anywhere in the world Scalable to any device application whether inside a plug, inside the monitored device’s enclosure or inside a wall outlet The Ethernet-Zigbee Gateway is compatible with any Zigbee Smart Energy 1.0 com ... Read More

Sustainable Packaging

Sustainable Packaging

Jabil engineers design product packaging for optimal sustainability

Sustainable Packaging Expertise

The role of product packaging in supply chain is crucial to the success of the product. Optimal sustainable package design takes into account: Product protection Designing for re-use Recycling and using recycled materials Materials optimization: Reduce materials used, use materials with less environmental impact, use biodegradable materials Assembly and dissassembly Dimensions for freight optimization (reduce air pollution, pallet consumption) Cost Designing for Sustainable Packaging Sustainable packaging is beneficial, safe and healthy for individuals and communities throughout its lifecycle. It is sourced, manufactured, transported, recycled and optimizes the use of renewable or recycled source materials. 80 percent of environmental impac ... Read More

WiFi & ZigBee

WiFi & ZigBee

Technologies at the heart of device communication and the Internet of Things

WiFi & ZigBee Expertise

WiFi and ZigBee are technologies at the heart of device communication and the Internet of Things. Everything from home automation to embedded sensing and industrial controls depend upon these technologies. Jabil’s advanced expertise in designing, developing and manufacturing WiFi and ZigBee enabled devices provides a trusted and reliable business partner for our customers, saving them both time and money. Jabil brings together various technologies, materials and manufacturing techniques from our divergent experience and product base. We provide a strong springboard for our customers to create and manufacture their desired products with expertise and efficiency. Communication Gateways Many factors must be considered when designing a WiFi ... Read More