Mouser Signs Distribution Deal with Cirque

Mouser Electronics, Inc., the industry’s leading New Product Introduction (NPI) distributor with the widest selection of semiconductors and electronic components, announces a global distribution agreement with Cirque Corporation to distribute Cirque’s GlidePoint® circle trackpads. As one of the first developers of capacitive touch technology, Cirque is an experienced and innovative provider of touch input solutions for applications such as virtual and…

CTS Labs Releases Security Advisory for AMD Processors

CTS Labs, a cyber-security research firm and consultancy, today released a severe security advisory on Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (“AMD” or “the Company”) (NASDAQ:AMD) processors. A CTS Labs security audit revealed multiple critical security vulnerabilities and manufacturer backdoors in AMD’s latest EPYC, Ryzen, Ryzen Pro, and Ryzen Mobile processors. These vulnerabilities have the potential to put…

High-Power RF Amplifier Module Market to Reach $2.5B in 2026

Frequent technology updates in RF amplifier modules have encouraged manufacturers in further innovating and enhancing designs, which in turn is anticipated to intensify competitive landscape of the global high power RF amplifier module market. Lucrative opportunities supported with favorable policies have been prompting new companies to enter the market. Innovative strategies are being adopted by leading market…

Highest Growth Forecast for Electronics Components in Mil-Aero Market

Stratview Research announces the launch of a new research report on Global Aerospace & Defense C-Class Parts Market by Aircraft Type (Commercial, Regional, General Aviation, Helicopter, and Military Aircraft), by Parts Type (Hardware, Bearings, Electronic Components, and Machined Parts), by Sales Channel (Direct Sales, Distributors, and Parts Brokers), by End-User Type (OE Sales and Aftermarket Sales), and by…

Avnet EMEA Names New President

Avnet Inc. (NYSE: AVT), leading global distributor, announced a major leadership transition for its European organization. Slobodan Puljarevic and Mario Orlandi were named President of Avnet EMEA, succeeding Miguel Fernandez, who retired from Avnet after more than 30 years. In their new roles they will report to Phil Gallagher, President of Avnet’s global components business.…

Broadcom Blocked From Buying Qualcomm

Qualcomm Incorporated (NASDAQ: QCOM) today received a Presidential Order to immediately and permanently abandon the proposed takeover of Qualcomm by Broadcom Limited (NASDAQ: AVGO). Under the terms of the Presidential Order, all of Broadcom’s director nominees are also disqualified from standing for election as directors of Qualcomm. Qualcomm was also ordered to reconvene its 2018…

‘Business as Usual’ For Microchip/Microsemi Distributors

Microchip Technology Inc.’s $10.1 billion acquisition of Microsemi Corp. will not have a short-term impact on the suppliers’ distribution relationships, Microchip chairman and CEO Steve Sanghi told analysts last week. Microchip conducts business with many of Microsemi’s distributors, he added, and post-merger channel relationships will be jointly evaluated after the deal is closed. For the…