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Risk-Management Reminders from Japan

I recently had a conversation with Wade McDaniel, vice president of supply chain solutions for Avnet Velocity. The discussion was centered on the many layers of risk management, and a few things stood out from a presentation McDaniel provided. It was a map of earthquake-prone areas of the world. The image stands out in my…

Mouser, Alorium Sign Global Distribution Agreement

Mouser Electronics, Inc. today announced a global distribution agreement with Alorium Technology, producers of the XLR8 development board. XLR8 integrates an ATmega328-compatible microcontroller core and custom accelerator blocks on a field-programmable gate array (FPGA), allowing developers to capitalize on the ease-of-use of the Arduino ecosystem with the hardware acceleration of an FPGA. Alorium Technology’s XLR8 development board, now available to…

Digi-Key Supplies Excelitas Photonic Solutions

Thief River Falls, Minn. — Global electronic components distributor Digi-Key Electronics, the industry leader in electronic component selection, availability and delivery, today announced they are distributing select products from Excelitas Technologies® Corp .broad portfolio of illumination, optoelectronic, and sensor/detection products worldwide through Digi-Key’s global websites. Excelitas is a global technology leader focused on delivering innovative high-performance, market-driving photonic solutions…

How to Select the Right Acceleration Sensor for High Vibration

Andover, Mass. – MEMSIC Inc., (http://www.memsic.com) a leading sensing solutions provider, today announced the availability of a new whitepaper for heavy equipment design engineers and developers who need to pick the right kind of acceleration sensors. This new MEMSIC whitepaper discusses various uses for accelerometers used in construction, testing and transportation equipment. This whitepaper provides…

Micrium Licenses µC/Probe to Infineon

Weston, Fla. – Micrium, the premier real-time operating system (RTOS) provider for embedded systems and the Internet of Things (IoT), today announced that Infineon Technologies has licensed the company’s µC/Probe™ data visualization tool. Infineon will ship the µC/Probe at no cost to customers of its XMC™ family of microcontrollers based on ARM® Cortex®-M cores. “The XMC family is…