Eaton Makes a Big Play in Automotive Electronics

Pleasanton, Calif. – Eaton’s Electronics Division has launched a multi-tiered initiative that focuses on enhancing the safety of automotive electronics, and meeting increased demand for high-reliability magnetics, supercapacitors, and circuit protection products. Key features of the initiative include a new online portal for faster component selection, safety-certified products, manufacturing advances, and increased production capacity. The…

IPC: PCB Market Still Sluggish

IPC — Association Connecting Electronics Industries® announced today the September findings from its monthly North American Printed Circuit Board (PCB) Statistical Program. Sales remained sluggish while orders strengthened. Slump in Sales and Orders is Typical for September Total North American PCB shipments decreased 2.8 percent in September 2014 from September 2013, reducing year-to-date shipment growth to…

Elma Delivers Rack-Level Integration Services

Fremont, Calif.– Elma Electronic Inc. now offers rack-level integration services that enable deployment of commercial equipment in rugged and mobile environments. Providing configuration control and lifecycle management as well as intricate custom I/O and cabling, Elma supports the installation of its rack-level integrated systems from start to finish. As commercial computing equipment from companies like…

Farnell element14 Showcases Full Service Capability

Showcasing the full breadth of information, research, collaboration, products and manufacturing services that engineers need to innovate and succeed Exclusive highlights at Farnell element14’s booth: •      Demonstrations of the latest development boards from Freescale, Texas Instruments, AMD, ST and Atmel •      The brand new BitScope Micro dual channel digital oscilloscope for Raspberry Pi •      Exclusive launch from AMD Bangalore – At electronica…

Amphenol Aerospace Names TTI as Value-Added Assembler

Sidney, N.Y.– Amphenol Aerospace, a division of Amphenol Corporation (NYSE: APH) has named TTI, Inc. as a value-added assembler for their ARINC 801, MT, and CF38999 tight tolerance Fiber Optic MIL-DTL-38999 Series III circular plug and receptacle connectors. Amphenol’s ARINC-801 product portfolio is available in standard shell size/insert arrangements for multimode and single-mode fiber applications. Other options exist for hermetically…

VPG, ES Components Focus on High-Reliability Resistors

Malvern, Pa. — Vishay Precision Group, Inc. (NYSE: VPG) and ES Components, a specialty distributor of military- and commercial-grade passive components, today announced that the two companies have realigned their relationship to focus on meeting the increased demand for high-reliability, high-temperature resistors. Under the new agreement, ES Components is stocking and providing support for Vishay Foil…

Avnet Adds Quectel in Americas

Cellular connectivity. It’s no longer just a convenience; it’s essential in both business and personal communications. Avnet Electronics Marketing Americas, a business region of Avnet, Inc. (NYSE: AVT), is helping to bring cellular connectivity to devices through its distribution agreement with global manufacturer of wireless machine-to-machine (M2M) communications modules, Quectel Wireless Solutions. Avnet will now…

Ohmite Awards Mouser

Mouser Electronics, Inc., leading engineering resource and global distributor of semiconductors and electronic components, was presented with the Chairman’s Award from Ohmite at its corporate headquarters. The Chairman’s Award is the highest given by Ohmite, which has been a leading provider of resistors for high current, high voltage and high energy applications for more than 80…

TTI Offers Molex Production Tools

A wide range of production equipment from Molex is now available at TTI, Inc., the world’s leading specialist distributor of passive, connector, electromechanical and discrete components. To ensure high quality electrical connection, the proper tooling from the relevant manufacturer is essential during interconnect production for three reasons: to maintain the manufacturer’s product warranty; to ensure…