TDK names Anglia its’ top European distributor for EPCOS products
Anglia Components, a UK and Eire distributor for TDK Corporation, has been presented with the European Distributor of the Year award for EPCOS brand products, after achieving the best business performance in its regional network.
Peak Group and Simplicity AI feature ATE and mass interconnect systems
At Southern Electronics 2014, The Peak Group is featuring its recently announced partnership with Simplicity AI to provide integrated test solutions based on National Instruments industry-standard platforms along with Peak’s test hardware and fixturing technology and Simplicity AI’s advanced test & measurement software.
New connectors on show at Southern Manufacturing 2014
Binder UK is showing a wide range of circular connectors on Stand D50 at Southern Manufacturing 2014 that is to be held at Five, Farnborough on February 12-13 and will feature the new series 770 NCC that is IP67 unmated.
AVX to present “Commercial vs. Hi-Rel qualification method comparison” at MRQW 2013
AVX Corporation, a leading manufacturer of passive components and interconnect solutions, will deliver a presentation entitled “Commercial vs. Hi-Rel Qualification Method Comparison” at the 2013 Microelectronics Reliability & Qualification Working Meeting (MRQW). A forum for the open discussion of reliability and qualification issues for microelectronics intended for use in space systems, MRQW 2013 will take place December 10-11, 2013 at The Aerospace Corporation in El Segundo, Calif.
Microsemi Successfully Completes Acquisition of Symmetricom
Microsemi Corporation ("Microsemi") (Nasdaq:MSCC), a leading provider of semiconductor solutions differentiated by power, security, reliability and performance, announced today that PETT Acquisition Corp. a wholly-owned subsidiary of Microsemi, successfully merged into Symmetricom, Inc. ("Symmetricom") (Nasdaq:SYMM) completing Microsemi's acquisition of Symmetricom under Section 251(h) of the General Corporation Law of the State of Delaware (the "DGCL"), with no stockholder vote required to consummate the merger.
UK Designed Hot-Swap Modular Power Supplies from Gresham Power
Gresham Power Electronics, the Salisbury based Defence and Commercial power conversion specialist, announces the availability of its UK designed BL series of 200W pluggable, hot-swap, modular power supplies.
HDI Microvia PCBs now available online at WEdirekt
The HDI specialist Würth Elektronik has set new standards in the PCB industry. Recently, HDI microvia PCBs are available on the online shop, WEdirekt. Within just a few clicks, your HDI PCB is calculated and the price is shown immediately online. Ordering prototypes is thus considerably simplified and faster.
Melexis Unveils Latest Programmable Hall Effect Sensor for High Performance Current Sensing Deployment
Melexis has announced a further addition to its customer programmable Triaxis® Hall effect sensor IC portfolio. Targeted predominantly at use in electric vehicles (EVs), hybrid electric vehicles (HEVs) and renewable energy systems, the high speed devices in the MLX91208 series each offer a response time of just 3μs. Proprietary and novel design elements result in , stable accuracy level over both operational lifespan and temperature, with typical thermal sensitivity drift of ±150ppm/°C.
Molex Brad SST Actuator Sensor Interface (AS-i) Modules Provide a Simple Connection Between Rockwell Automation PLCs and AS-i Field Devices
Molex Incorporated introduces the Brad® SST™ Actuator Sensor Interface (AS-i) Modules, designed to connect Rockwell Logix control systems, including CompactLogix, MicroLogix 1500 and ControlLogix, to an AS-interface network. The AS-i modules provide an open fieldbus solution enabling an easy connection between the PLC backplane and simple field I/O devices such as actuators, sensors, rotary encoders, analogue inputs and outputs, push buttons, and valve position sensors. The modules are ideal for multiple industrial automation applications, including conveyor control, packaging machines, process control valves, electrical distribution systems, airport carousels, elevators, bottling lines and food production lines.
IR’s Highly Compact Gate Drive IC Shrinks Automotive High Current Switching Systems While Boosting Performance
International Rectifier’s latest highly compact AUIR08152S automotive-qualified gate drive IC features high output current in excess of 10A that shrinks system size and boosts performance in automotive and industrial high-power switching applications.