Fay Departs Avnet; Mgmt. Realigned

Avnet Inc. announced today that Gerry Fay, president of Avnet Electronics Marketing (EM), has decided to step down from his position and will depart the company to pursue external opportunities. As a result, other leadership and organizational changes are being made to streamline operations and better position Avnet for long-term profitable growth. “During the past…

DRAM Prices Continue to Surge

Contract prices of PC DRAM modules are expected to rise nearly 40 percent on average, sequentially, in the first quarter of 2017, and continue to climb in the second quarter, according to DRAMeXchange, a division of TrendForce. In addition, capacity expansion by suppliers won’t impact the market until the second half of 2017, resulting in worsening…

CMOS Power Amplifier Makers Focus on Innovation to Increase Market Share

Expanding application base of the Internet of Things (IoT) is translating into rapid technological advancement and miniaturisation of devices that entails stronger connection peripherals. This, in turn, is resulting in higher demand for CMOS power amplifier. Future Market Insights has recently conducted an analytical study on the global CMOS power amplifier market that projects a stout…

Display Market to Reach $169.2B by 2022

According to the new research report “Display Market by Technology (LED-backlit LCD, OLED, QD-LED, E-Paper), Display Type (Flat, Flexible, Transparent), Application (Smartphone & Tablet, TV & Digital Signage, PC Monitor & Laptop), Vertical, and Geography – Global Forecast to 2022”, published by MarketsandMarkets, the market is expected to grow to USD 169.17 Billion by 2022, from USD 106.41 Billion in…

Integral, Nova Polymers Ink Strategic Alliance Deal

Integral Technologies, Inc. (OTCBB:ITKG) (Integral), an emerging light-weighting leader and its wholly owned subsidiary ElectriPlast Corp., maker of the ElectriPlast™ line of electrically conductive resins, announced the signing of a long term strategic alliance with Nova Polymers, Inc. (Nova) to expand its manufacturing operations at Nova’s campus in Evansville, IN. Under the Agreement, Nova will provide manufacturing and laboratory testing for…

STMicroelectronics Releases MCU Finder for PC

STMicroelectronics has released its MCU Finder for PC, enabling embedded developers to access essential STM32 32-bit ARM® Cortex®-M and STM8 8-bit MCU (microcontroller) information conveniently from the same desktop environment used for application development. Leveraging features of ST’s popular MCU Finder mobile app (ST-MCU-FINDER), the PC version (ST-MCU-FINDER-PC) provides easy-to-use selection tools, self-maintaining documentation, and connections…

Semitech Multi-Mode PLC Platform Receives G3-PLC Certification

Semitech Semiconductor, a leading provider of power line communications (PLC) solutions that enable the transformation of the electricity grid into a smart grid, today announced that its PLC reference design has been certified by the G3-PLC Alliance. The certification validates the performance of the platform and its conformance to G3-PLC specifications and assures interoperability when using…