Panasonic Opens Engineering & Fab Center in Texas

Coppell, Tex. — Panasonic Enterprise Solutions Company today officially opened a high-tech engineering and fabrication center to support its fast-growing videoboard and “spectacular” digital signage business. Based in Coppell, TX, the digital solutions center will occupy nearly 135,000 square feet of a flex-use building on South Royal Ln. in this Dallas suburb. “This massive space gives Panasonic the ability…

Icon Labs Adds Security to Industrial IoT Devices

Icon Labs, (www.iconlabs.com), a leading provider of embedded networking and security technology, today announced the release of its Floodgate Modbus Protocol Filtering product.  This extension to Icon Labs’ Floodgate Security Framework adds critical protection capabilities for Industrial IoT and RTOS-based devices. Icon Labs will be demonstrating this solution on the Renesas R-IN32 Industrial Automation development platform in the…

Stackpole Melf Resistors Qualified to AEC-Q200

Raleigh, N.C. – Stackpole announces the release of the MLFA Series of AEC-Q200 qualified precision metal film melf resistors. AEC-Q200 has become an important passive component qualification standard for a variety of industries and end products and is no longer merely an automotive requirement. The MLFA meets all of the requirements of AEC-Q200 with exceptionally…

Mil/Aero Conference Focuses on Component Reliability

The 20th annual Components for Military & Space Electronics Conference (CMSE 2016), the industry’s premier forum designed to present the best practices for component and project engineers, quality assurance and supply chain personnel engaged in military and space electronic systems, will be held at the Sheraton Four Points Hotel in Los Angeles, CA from March 6 –…

America II Seizes Global Expansion Opportunities

America II Electronics Inc. will this year mark its 27th anniversary in the same quiet way it has celebrated previous milestones. Behind the scene, though, the mid-tier electronics components distributor is making giant stride in a strategic transformation that has positioned it as a major beneficiary of the market’s decades-long consolidation. Once one of a…

Mouser Adds Amphenol ZnNi Connectors

Mouser Electronics, Inc. is now stocking Gray Zinc Nickel (ZnNi) circular connectors from Amphenol Industrial. Connectors with this new light gun-metal gray plating are RoHS compliant and feature zinc-over-electroless-nickel shell plating to withstand harsh environments better than the previously released cadmium-plated connectors. Amphenol Industrial Gray ZnNi circular connectors, available from Mouser Electronics, provide cadmium-free plating…

STMicro Offers Free STM32 MCU Dev Tools for Linux

Geneva – STMicroelectronics (NYSE: STM), a global semiconductor leader serving customers across the spectrum of electronics applications, has extended opportunities to design free of charge with its popular STM32 microcontrollers for Linux system users including professional engineers, academics, and hobbyists. Most Linux distributions are free, and open-source application software makes the Linux world attractive to…

Magnetic Sensors Market to Reach $3.7B by 2022

San Francisco, Calif. — The global magnetic sensors market size is expected to reach USD 3.65 billion by 2022 according to a new report by Grand View Research, Inc. Technological advancements and an increased awareness regarding vehicle safety are anticipated to drive the global magnetic sensors market growth over the forecast period. Escalating demand for GPS & navigation enabled…

MaxLinear, Celeno Partner on Home Gigabit Wi-Fi

MaxLinear Inc. (NYSE: MXL), a leading provider of radio frequency (RF) and mixed-signal integrated circuitsfor cable and satellite broadband communications, the connected home, and for data center, metro, and long-haul fiber networks, and Celeno Communications, a leading provider of high-performance Wi-Fi silicon and software solutions, today announced a jointly developed reference design that combines the…