Acopian Narrow Profile Power Supplies Meet UL, CE Standards

Easton, Pa. – The Narrow Profile power supply series from Acopian Power Supplies is now certified to UL Safety Standards UL 60950 (Information Technology Equipment) and UL 508 (Industrial Control Equipment). The series also meets the requirements of CE marking.  The single-output switching regulated AC/DC and DC/DC power supplies provide up to 288 watts (W) of output power, and operate…

Mouser Stocks TI MSP432P401R LaunchPad Kit

Mouser Electronics, Inc. is now stocking the MSP-EXP432P401R LaunchPad Evaluation Kit from Texas Instruments (TI). This new TI LaunchPad is an easy-to-use rapid-prototyping kit for TI’s new MSP432P401R microcontrollers featuring 256KBytes of Flash and 64K of SRAM. The new TI MSP432™ microcontroller family is based on a low power ARM® Cortex-M4F and draws as little as 800nA in low power mode, with…

Broadcom Unveils First Secure MCUs with NFC

Irvine, Calif. – Broadcom Corp. has extended its StrataGX portfolio with a new family of secure microcontrollers (MCUs) that delivers advanced security and integrated NFC for a variety of low-power connected devices. The BCM58100 family is designed for a variety of embedded applications including mPOS terminals, personal computers, security systems, and home automation, including Internet…

Kemet Acquires IntelliData

KEMET Corporation (NYSE: KEM), a leading global supplier of electronic components, has purchased IntelliData, Inc., a Greenwood Village, Colorado-based developer of digital solutions supporting discovery, decision support, and the sales and marketing of electronic components. As a KEMET vendor since 2000, IntelliData provides a variety of content automation and delivery tools and services. “The needs…

RFMW Names New VP of Marketing

San Jose, Calif. – RFMW, Ltd. announces that John Hamilton has been promoted to the position of Vice President of Marketing. Mr. Hamilton has served RFMW in sales, technical support, product management, marketing communications and technical marketing roles for the past 11 years. With over 30 years of experience working for RF and Microwave related OEMs…

EU Conflict Minerals Vote Set

Just as U.S. companies seem to have a handle on conflict minerals legislation, the EU is poised to pass its own law regarding these materials that are widely used in electronics. In the U.S., the so-called conflict minerals rule, Dodd-Frank Section 1502, requires public companies to disclose the presence of conflict minerals (tin, tantalum, tungsten,…

ON Semi Awards Future

Future Electronics, a global leading distributor of electronic components, is honored to have been recognized by ON Semiconductor as their 2014 Distribution Partner for the Americas, for the second consecutive year. This annual award is given in recognition for growing product sales, generating significant new business, and effectively supporting customers’ needs and ON Semiconductor’s initiatives…