Sager Adds Crydom Solid State Relays

Sager Electronics, a leading North American distributor of Interconnect, Power and Electromechanical components and provider of value-add solutions, announces immediate availability of the most popular solid state switching products from Crydom. Crydom, a Sensata Technologies company, is the global expert in solid state switching technology. They combine technology and innovation to provide a wide range…

Electronics Manufacturers Favorable on Tax Reform

U.S.-based supply executives are receiving the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA) of 2017 favorably. The tax reform, signed into law by President Donald Trump in December, will have a positive impact on U.S. manufacturers’ organizational, strategic and tactical considerations, managers said. The Institute for Supply Management conducted a special survey to gauge members’ familiarity…

Kyocera Offers Next Day Samples for Z-series Oscillators

Kyocera Corporation (President: Hideo Tanimoto) today introduced a new series of clock oscillators specially designed to support multi size and frequencies for quick-turnaround delivery requirements. Also qualified to Automotive Electronics Council (AEC) reliability standards.  Samples of Kyocera’s new Z-Series clock oscillators for electronic equipment and automotive electronics are now available worldwide. Product Details Product name Z-Series…

Avnet, IDEMIA Develop Future-Proof Cellular Connectivity Solution

Avnet (NYSE: AVT), a leading global technology distributor, and IDEMIA (formerly known as OT-Morpho), the global leader in Augmented Identity, have joined forces to collaborate on the development of a new future-proof cellular connectivity solution that meets the growing communication requirements for Internet of Things (IoT) and Industry 4.0 applications. The new ‘plug & play’ eUICC (embedded…

Smart Lighting Market to Reach Nearly $21B by 2023

ReportsnReports.com adds Smart Lighting Market is forecast to reach $20.98 billion by 2023 from $7.93 billion in 2018 at a CAGR of 21.50% during (2018-2023) driven by the modernization and development of infrastructure to transform cities into smart cities, need for energy-efficient lighting systems, increasing adoption and decreasing cost of LEDs, increased demand for intelligent solutions for street lighting…

OLED Materials Revenues Jumped 43% in 2017

Display Supply Chain Consultants (DSCC) is pleased to announce the latest issue of their Quarterly OLED Materials Report. Prepared in collaboration on an exclusive basis with the OLED Association, it combines DSCC’s deep knowledge on OLED capacity, shipments, yields and fab utilization with the OLED Association’s knowledge on OLED device structures, OLED material prices, and the OLED…

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Component Shortages Will Ease as Wafer Capacity Grows

Silicon wafer production capacity last year wasn’t enough to meet supply and demand across several IC segments, particularly memory components and discrete semiconductors, which resulted in component shortages and extended lead times. Wafer capacity is now forecast to increase over the next two years, which will lessen supply constraints and stabilize pricing as more capacity…