Global Semiconductor Sales Decrease in April

The Semiconductor Industry Association (SIA), representing U.S. leadership in semiconductor manufacturing, design, and research, today announced worldwide sales of semiconductors reached $25.8 billion for the month of April 2016, a decrease of 1.0 percent from last month’s total of $26.1 billion and 6.2 percent lower than the April 2015 total of $27.6 billion. All monthly sales numbers are compiled by the World Semiconductor…

Mouser Electronics Honored with 17 Top Awards

Mouser Electronics, Inc., the global authorized distributor with the newest semiconductors and electronic components, today announced that it has received more than 17 Top Business Awards from its manufacturer partners for 2015. Manufacturers cited many reasons for the honors, including double-digit sales growth, fastest introduction of new product introductions (NPIs), breadth of inventory, best-in-class marketing…

Ohmite Honors TTI

Fort Worth, Texas – TTI, Inc. is proud to announce the company has received the Chairman’s Award from Ohmite for the ninth consecutive year. The Chairman’s Award recognizes annual sales excellence and is the highest award given by Ohmite. TTI had the honor of receiving the award at the annual Electronic Distribution Show in Las…

Toshiba Launches Commercial Display Website

infoComm 2016 — Toshiba’s Digital Display Division (DDD), a division of Toshiba America Information Systems, Inc., today announced the launch of the completely new ToshibaDisplay.com website.  This new website is dedicated to Toshiba Digital Displays and Solutions, and includes a wide range of navigation options to help commercial integrators, resellers and end users get the information they…

RF GaN Market to Reach $690M in 2020

Boston, Mass. — The growing adoption of gallium nitride (GaN) technology in RF applications, coupled with the widespread deployment of LTE base stations in China drove an increase in RF GaN revenue of nearly 50 percent in 2015. The Strategy Analytics Advanced Semiconductor Applications (ASA) service report, “RF GaN Market Update: 2015 – 2020,” indicates that the growth…

Heilind Wins Amphenol Distribution Award

Wilmington, Mass. – Heilind Electronics, a leading global distributor of electronic components, was recently recognized as the winner of Amphenol’s 2015 Best North American Performance in Distribution award. The award is given to the distributor who demonstrates the highest point-of-sale growth in a region throughout the calendar year. It was presented to Heilind during Amphenol’s…

ChipEstimate.com Launches New Site

San Jose, Calif. — ChipEstimate.com announced today that it has launched its new portal, featuring easier access to semiconductor IP and related content. The new ChipEstimate.com features a simple yet intuitive interface where users have immediate access to IP content, including the latest semiconductor IP, white papers, blog posts, industry news, technical articles, and ChipEstimate.TV videos.…

ISSI Samples 1Gbit DDR3 DRAM with ECC

Milpitas, Calif. — Integrated Silicon Solution, Inc. (NASDAQ: ISSI), a leader in advanced memory solutions, today announced it has begun sampling production units of its new 1-gigabit (1Gbit) DDR3 DRAMs with ECC. The new product has an embedded Error Correcting Code (ECC), which detects and corrects bit errors on-the-fly. It requires no monitoring, nor intervention to…