Richardson RFPD Adds Wolfspeed Power Supply Evaluation Board

Richardson RFPD, Inc. announced today the availability and full design support capabilities for a new evaluation board from Wolfspeed, a Cree Company. The CRD-060DD17P-2 is a demonstration board for a single-end flyback converter design with built with Wolfspeed’s commercially-available 1700 V SiC MOSFET. The 48 W experimental reference design demonstrates how the 1700 V SiC MOSFET can…

Gowanda Acquires Microwave Circuits

Gowanda Components Group is pleased to announce that its capabilities for the design and manufacture of RF and microwave filters are expanding in connection with the acquisition of Microwave Circuits from AMTI in Lynchburg, VA. “Microwave Circuits’ designs and technologies complement those of our TTE Filters business unit,” said GCG CEO Don McElheny. “The synergy…

Future & Microsemi Host Design Seminars

Future Electronics, a global leading distributor of electronic components, and Microsemi Corporation have announced a series of free seminars on designing with Microsemi’s IGLOO™2 and SmartFusion™2 system-on-chip (SoC) field programmable gate array (FPGA) technology. The one-day hands-on workshops are based on Microsemi’s leading-edge IGLOO2 FPGA and SmartFusion2 SoC FPGA technologies, highlighting the benefits of Future’s…

Mouser Inks Global Deal With GSI Technology

Mouser Electronics, Inc., the authorized global distributor with the newest semiconductors and electronic components, today announces a global distribution agreement with GSI Technology, developers of a broad range of high-performance memory products for networking, military, medical, automotive, and other applications. GSI Technology’s static random access memory (SRAM) products utilize world-class, low-power 0.25 micron to 40…

Conflict Minerals Rule: A Repeal Won’t Kill it

The Conflict Minerals Regulation is here to stay. A part of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act signed into law in July, 2010 by then President Barack Obama, the conflict minerals regulation has become a global phenomenon. Despised by many industry associations but publicly embraced by all of the major players in…