Richardson RFPD & Wavelex Launch Website

Richardson RFPD, Inc. and Wavelex today announced the launch of the Wavelex website. The new site offers the full portfolio of the company’s RF, IF and microwave signal processing components for the RF and microwave industry, including amplifiers, attenuators, bias-Ts, couplers, DC blocks, SMA connectors and cables, splitters and combiners, switches, and terminators and loads.…

Engineering & Purchasing: Joined at the Hip

In an industry where engineering is constantly feeding new products to the manufacturing floor, several disciplines must be in place to assure the smoothest transitions from the R&D group to the operations group. While New Product Introductions (NPI) and associated processes are key to managing lowest costs and highest quality products from introduction to obsolescence…

Where Does EMS Head Next?

The logic behind the concept made enormous sense when OEMs first began focusing on core competencies decades ago. Manufacturing became the main function of specialized contractors such as Flextronics, Solectron, Sanmina, Jabil, Celestica and others while OEMs like IBM Corp., instead of investing in manufacturing plants, concentrated on developing technology, leaving the assembly to the…