Mouser Stocks Microchip Low-Power Wireless Modules

Mouser Electronics, Inc., the industry’s leading New Product Introduction (NPI) distributor with the widest selection of semiconductors and electronic components, is now stocking the  MRF24WN0MA and MRF24WN0MB wireless modules from Microchip. The low-power, 2.4 GHz, IEEE 802.11b/g/n-compliant transceiver modules interface with Microchip PIC32 microcontrollers and are supported by Microchip’s MPLAB® Harmony integrated software framework with…

Bourns Awards Top EMEA Distributors

Bourns, Inc., a leading manufacturer and supplier of electronic components, today announced that it acknowledged the company’s top-performing European distribution partners at this year’s Electronica International Trade Fair in Munich, Germany. The awards honor the exceptional sales support provided by these distributors over the past 18 months that have contributed to the growth of Bourns’ EMEA…

Littelfuse Names Heinzmann CEO

Littelfuse  announced that Gordon Hunter, Chairman, President, and Chief Executive Officer, will transition to the role of Executive Chairman, effective Jan. 1, 2017. Dave Heinzmann, Chief Operating Officer, will assume the position of President and Chief Executive Officer at that time and will join the company’s board of directors, bringing the size of the board…

IGBT Market to Reach $11B by 2022

A new report published by Allied Market Research, titled, “Insulated-gate bipolar transistors (IGBTs) Market bytype, power rating, and application – Global opportunity analysis and industry forecast, 2014-2022”, projects that the world IGBT market would reach $11 billion by 2022. Asia-Pacific dominates the global market, accounting for more than 50% revenue share of the overall IGBT market, followed by Europe. Summary of Insulated-gate Bipolar Transistors (IGBTs) Market can be accessed on the…

Altair Semiconductor Opens IoT R&D Center in Finland

Altair Semiconductor (altair-semi.com), a leading provider of LTE chipsets, today announced the opening of a new research and development (R&D) center in Oulu, Finland. The new center will focus on the development of core LTE IoT technology, tapping into the considerable resources of the northern city known for its expertise and market leadership in wireless communication technologies. This…

MACOM to Acquire AppliedMicro

MACOM Technology Solutions Holdings, Inc.  (NASDAQ: MTSI) (“MACOM”), a leading supplier of high-performance analog RF, microwave, millimeterwave and photonic semiconductor products, today announced it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Applied Micro Circuits Corporation (NASDAQ:AMCC) (“AppliedMicro”), a global leader in Connectivity and Computing solutions for next-generation cloud infrastructure and Data Centers, for approximately…