What the Latest DFARS Rule Means for Buyers

It has always been part of the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA):  the provision that contractors would be responsible for weeding counterfeit parts out of the Department of Defense (DoD) supply chain. Now it’s official: contractors must establish, maintain and certify counterfeit detection and avoidance systems or risk losing the opportunity to bid on federal…

Amphenol Recognizes Channel Partners

TTI, Inc. the leading global distributor of interconnect, passive, electromechanical and discrete components announced today that the company and its subsidiary, Mouser Electronics, has received the Global Partnership award for distributor excellence from Amphenol Corporation, at the Electronic Distribution Show in Las Vegas, Nevada. The Global Partnership award is the highest level of achievement that…

RFMW Carrying BAW Filters

RFMW, Ltd. announces design and sales support for two BAW filters targeting applications where 2.4GHz WLAN, Bluetooth and Wi-FI products must coexist with 4G LTE and TD-LTE signals. TriQuint’s 885062 and 885071 coexistence filters offer high rejection in adjacent LTE bands yet come in an industry-leading small package measuring 1.4×1.2×0.46mm. Small size does not compromise…

Kemet Narrows Loss Gap in 2014

KEMET Corporation (the “Company”) (NYSE: KEM), a leading global supplier of electronic components, today reported preliminary results for the fourth quarter and fiscal year ended March 31, 2014. Results included in this earnings release have been adjusted to reflect discontinued operations as the Film and Electrolytic Business group completed the sale of its machinery division…

Globalfoundries Introduces 55-nm Platform

GLOBALFOUNDRIES today introduced an optimized semiconductor manufacturing platform aimed specifically at meeting the stringent and evolving needs of the automotive industry. Built on the company’s 55-nanometer (nm) Low Power process and AEC-Q100 Group D qualified, the solution includes a comprehensive set of technology and design enablement capabilities tailored to improve the efficiency, performance, and power…