The 2018 Nominees Are:

Each December, we ask our readers to cast their votes in the annual Tech Briefs’ Readers’ Choice Product of the Year Awards. Each month, our editors choose a Product of the Month that has exceptional technical merit and practical value for our design engineering readers.

You're invited to cast your vote for the one product among those 12 Products of the Month listed here that you feel was the most important new product introduced to the engineering community in 2018.

Find out more about the 12 nominated products and cast your vote by visiting here.

ACCES I/O Products

USB-AIO Analog I/O Modules


COMSOL Multiphysics® Version 5.4

Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence

HxGN SMART Quality Software

Opto 22

groov EPIC® System

SEGGER Microcontroller Systems

emPack Operating System for IoT

Teledyne LeCroy

WaveSurfer 3000z Oscilloscopes


HyperWorks® 2018 Simulation Software

Fluke Corp.

3560 FC Sensors/3502 FC Gateway

Keysight Technologies

PathWave Test and Measurement Platform

Pepperl + Fuchs

R200/R201 Photoelectric Sensors

Stanford Research Systems

BGA244 Binary Gas Analyzer

Yokogawa Corp. of America

WT5000 Power Analyzer