TTI Stocking Rohm’s BH1749NUC Color Sensor

TTI, Inc., a leading specialty distributor of electronic components, is now stocking the BH1749NUC color sensor from ROHM Semiconductor, targeted at LCD backlight screen adjustment in control panels, tablets, cameras or mobile applications. Ideal market applications are industrial, medical, safety and security equipment. The BH1749NUC is a uniquely packaged low profile surface mounted sensor. The…

RISC V, procurement

How Open Source Hardware Empowers Procurement

The advent of processors based the RISC-V Instruction Set Architecture (ISA) is not just exciting for engineers and designers—open source hardware benefits procurement, experts said. “Open source does two things for you: it rationalizes price and motivates adoption and investment,” explained Keith Witek, senior vice president, Corporate Development, Strategy, and General Counsel at SiFive, a…

Tariffs Advance U.S. Tech Goals in China, Experts Say

Editor’s Note: This is the first of two articles examining the impact of tariffs — positive and negative–on the electronics industry. It feels like the U.S.-China tariff-and-trade war has been waging so long we’ve forgotten how it started, but its goals remain the same. The Trump administration is pressuring China to change its behavior toward…

SiliconExpert Webinar on Counterfeit Risk & Mitigation Now On Demand

The electronics industry has developed some of the most ground-breaking technologies in human history. Yet, the best minds in high-tech have been unable to overcome one of the industry’s most insidious challenges: counterfeit electronics. To some extent, technology advancements have only added to the problem: electronic components can now be cloned so well that they…

Sager Stocks TDK-Lambda Dual Output Isolated DC-DC Converters

Sager Electronics, a leading North American distributor of Interconnect, Power and Electromechanical components and provider of value-add solutions, is now stocking TDK-Lambda’s CCG15-30D dual output isolated DC-DC converters. The CCG15-30D dual output 15W to 30W DC-DC converters offer a dual output solution in a 1″ x 1″ industry standard package. The isolated DC-DC converters expand…

New Yorker Features Vishay MIL-PRF-55342 Resistors

New Yorker Electronics, an AS9120B and ISO 9001:2015 certified source of electronics components, is featuring Vishay’s highest rated MIL-PRF-55342 military qualified resistors, recognized for superior quality in the avionics, military and space markets in both thick and thin film variants. Found in nearly every existing military and aerospace program, including aircraft, satellites, missiles and ships,…