CSR, Future Electronics Sign Distribution Deal

Cambridge, UK – CSR plc (LSE: CSR; NASDAQ: CSRE), a leading provider of multifunction connectivity, audio, automotive and location platforms, today announces it has signed a distribution agreement with Future Electronics (Future), a leading global distributor of electronic components. Through its dedicated wireless and RF business unit, Future Connectivity Solutions, Future will promote and sell…

Semiconductor Industry on Pace for Record Sales

Washington — The Semiconductor Industry Association (SIA), representing U.S. leadership in semiconductor manufacturing and design, today announced that worldwide sales of semiconductors reached $82.7 billion during the second quarter of 2014, an increase of 5.4 percent over the previous quarter and a jump of 10.8 percent compared to the second quarter of 2013. Global sales for the…

IPC Study Provides Guidance on Global Operations Planning

Bannockburn, Ill. — IPC — Association Connecting Electronics Industries® has announced the release of Where in the World? A Regional Strategy Roadmap for Electronics Manufacturers. This study, conducted by BPA Consulting Ltd. exclusively for IPC, provides critical information about 30 countries and analysis of their relative advantages to electronics manufacturers, as well as the outlook for future development. The countries…

Richardson RFPD Stocks ADI 16-Bit ADC

LaFox, Ill. – Richardson RFPD, Inc. announced today the availability and full design support capabilities for a new dual, 16-bit analog-to-digital converter with sampling speeds of up to 310 MSPS from Analog Devices, Inc. The AD9652 is designed to support demanding, high speed signal processing applications that require exceptional dynamic range over a wide input frequency range (up to…

Engineering Supply Chain Resilience

This is the first of two excerpts from a newly published book titled “Supply Chain Risk: Understanding Emerging Threats to Global Supply Chains,” authored by John Manners-Bell. In “Supply Chain Risk,” Manners-Bell assesses the various sources of external threat to the supply chain, including environmental, geopolitical, economic and technological, and describes how to deal with them strategically. “It’s…

Mouser to Release New MultiSIM BLUE Component Evaluator

Mouser Electronics today announced the upcoming release of MultiSIM BLUE, the NI Multisim Component Evaluator – Mouser Edition.  In collaboration with NI, the new Mouser version of the free tool will add features and functionality to provide engineers with an industry-standard SPICE simulation environment of electronic circuits using Mouser Electronics’ distributed components. Check out the new tool…

A3CUBE, AirBorn Bring Military-Grade Reliability to Data Centers

San Jose, Calif. – A3CUBE Inc., a developer of revolutionary, cutting edge communication technologies that extend the capabilities of standard PCIe architecture to produce industry-leading network and storage solutions, today announced that it has teamed with AirBorn Inc., a Texas-based designer and provider of innovative, high-reliability electronic manufacturing services, interconnects and value-added solutions for the…