NEW YORK and SAN FRANCISCO, Feb. 12, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- UBM Tech, which serves design engineers and the electronics industry with essential business and technical information, today launched All LED Lighting (allledlighting.com), the first comprehensive online community devoted to the unique needs of solid-state lighting technologists.
Powered by UBM DeusM, the integrated marketing services arm of UBM, All LED Lighting will serve as an online community for technologists involved with all aspects of high-brightness, high-power LEDs, which continue to redefine the global lighting industry. The website, which is targeted to equipment designers, lighting engineers, and other lighting professionals, is a reliable source for the latest LED-related news, views, and how-tos they need to keep on top of this fast-moving industry. All LED Lighting will cover the full range of indoor, outdoor, and industrial lighting applications, including high-power drivers, optics, thermal management, lighting control systems, emerging government, and industry standards."LEDs provide many advantages over previous lighting technologies. However, engineers will need to master many new skills and unique technical challenges as they put these remarkable devices to work in their products," said Kathy Astromoff, CEO, Electronics, UBM Tech. "The All LED Lighting community was created to address the needs of solid-state lighting technologists. This all-in-one destination provides solid-state lighting engineers and designers with the information they require, in the format they want, when they need it." UBM Tech named the veteran journalist, author, and engineer Lee Goldberg as Editor in Chief of All LED Lighting. Goldberg brings 18 years of experience designing microprocessors, embedded systems, renewable energy applications, and an interplanetary spacecraft. In addition, he has 20 years of experience as a technology journalist and author. Goldberg brings unique expertise to All LED Lighting and will offer his perspectives on the technologies, products, and economic factors fueling the explosive evolution of this industry. "It's a privilege to launch a community that serves the solid state lighting professionals who are already making dramatic improvements in the quality of life in homes, workplaces, and virtually every other place where artificial lighting is used," said Goldberg. "Our mission is to help our audience acquire the knowledge and skills they need to create and use the LED-based products that are transforming the global lighting industry. In addition to providing information on the latest technologies, products, and design practices, the site will serve as a forum where engineers and industry professionals are encouraged to interact with our industry experts and share their own knowledge with other community members."