QLogic Acquires Certain Broadcom Assets

Broadcom Corporation (NASDAQ: BRCM), a global innovation leader in semiconductor solutions for wired and wireless communications, and QLogic Corporation (NASDAQ: QLGC), a leading supplier of high performance network infrastructure solutions, today announced a definitive agreement under which QLogic will acquire certain 10/40/100Gb Ethernet controller-related assets and non-exclusive licenses to certain intellectual property relating primarily to…

Electro-Sensors Launches HazardPRO Line

Electro-Sensors, Inc.  announced today it has acquired the advanced wireless hazard monitoring product line from Harvest Engineering Inc. (“Harvest”).  Electro-Sensors will market and sell the new hazard monitoring products under its new HazardPRO TM product line and manufacture and service them at its Minnetonka, Minnesota facility. “The creation of the HazardPRO TM product line will…

Renata Expands Li-Polymer Battery Line

Dallas, Tex. – The Renata Batteries division of the Swatch Group (Switzerland) recently added three battery packs to its family of lithium polymer batteries that offer new size and higher power capacity options for portable medical, industrial, and consumer electronics applications. “Since introducing the ICP Series lithium-polymer family of rechargeable battery packs, Renata has continued…

Avnet Hosts Microsemi Workshops

Avnet Electronics Marketing Americas, a business region of Avnet, Inc. (NYSE: AVT), will host a series of SpeedWay Design Workshops™, featuring Microsemi Corporation’s (NASDAQ: MSCC) new, low-power, cost-optimized IGLOO®2 FPGAs. The workshops, taught by Avnet technical experts, kick off Feb. 25 in San Jose, Calif., and will be held in 26 cities throughout North America.…