Arrow Adds B&K Precision Line

Arrow Electronics, Inc. (NYSE:ARW) today announced it has added the full suite of B&K Precision testing and measurement products to its line card. B&K Precision’s core products include power supplies and DC electronic loads, signal generators, oscilloscopes, spectrum analyzers, component and device testers, multimeters and a variety of test and measurement accessories. “Arrow is excited…

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Let’s Call Apple’s Supply Chain What it Really Is

What makes one supply chain superior to another? That’s a question that I’ve been mulling over since Apple Inc. announced that the launch of the Apple Watch has been delayed. Once again, Apple is missing a product release because of an alleged faulty component. And once again, Apple tops Gartner’s Top 25 Supply Chain list.…

Digi-Key Goes Global with Supply Chain Support

Digi-Key Corp. is intensifying engagement with small to medium-size OEMs by expanding globally a range of programs it has instituted to support customers demanding supply chain management activities. The component distributor says the supply chain functions are complementary to the design chain services it is reputed for, noting these will remain at the core of…

IoT Hinges on Collaboration

The electronics industry understands that developing and deploying IoT devices and services does not happen in a vacuum. The challenges are enormous. Put simply – the value chain consists of taking what used to be individual devices and appliances, adding intelligence, and then connecting these (potentially) billions of devices over the Internet where the data…

Wearable Sensors to Grow 45.2% Through 2020

The burgeoning wearable electronics market would likely not exist if it weren’t for wearable sensors. The global wearable sensors market was valued at $70 million in 2014, and is expected to grow at a CAGR of 45.2% from 2014 to 2020, according to a recent report. Wearable sensors are one of the most important components…

HARTING Unveils New Tools at EDS 2015

Las Vegas, Nev. – HARTING, the global technology leader in industrial and device connectivity, unveiled a series of new educational tools – including HARTING U – at EDS 2015 that will make it easier and faster for engineers to determine the right solution for their applications. HARTING U was the headliner at HARTING’s annual EDS…

Facial Recognition Market to Reach $2.2B by 2020

Albany, N.Y.  – According to a new market research report “ Facial Recognition Market – Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast, 2014 – 2020,” published by Transparency Market Research, the global market for facial recognition is forecast to reach USD 2.19 billion by 2019. The market is driven by increased demand for surveillance systems…