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New Era Electronics, Baanto Sign Partnership for Touch Screens

New Era Electronics Inc., an industrial distributor and integrator of computer systems, and Baanto™ International Ltd., innovators of high performance and scalable touch solutions, have entered a partnership aimed at a streamlined distribution process and faster time to market in order to satisfy the ever growing demand for high quality touch screen technology. Touch screens…

InvenSense Inks Two Partnership Deals

San Jose, Calif. — InvenSense, Inc. (NYSE:INVN), the leading provider of MEMS sensor platform solutions, today announced multiple strategic distribution agreements, increasing the footprint of InvenSense parts to the globally expanding Internet of Sensors platform. Two new partners specializing in servicing the market for IoT and drone solutions include: Honestar Technologies Co., Ltd, a professional semiconductor distributor and solution provider…

Vishay Precision Outlines Restructure Plan

Vishay Precision Group, Inc. (NYSE: VPG), a leading producer of precision sensors and systems, today announced restructuring and cost reduction actions that are expected to improve overall efficiency by lower operating costs by approximately $6.0 million annually, beginning in 2016. The cost reduction steps have already begun and reflect recent market conditions. Ziv Shoshani, VPG’s…

Cisco: Digital Transformation to Drive Profit Upside

San Jose, Calif. – Cisco (NASDAQ: CSCO) — Eighty-six percent of manufacturers view the transition from product-centric to service-oriented revenue models as a core part of their growth strategies. However, only 29 percent believe that services will grow faster than the product aspect of their business. A new Cisco study of 625 senior manufacturing decision makers across 13…

Richardson RFPD Stocks Wolfspeed SiC MOSFET Driver

Geneva, Ill. – Richardson RFPD, Inc. announced today the availability from stock and full design support capabilities for a new dual-channel SiC MOSFET driver from Wolfspeed, a Cree Company. The CGD15HB62P1 features two output channels, an integrated isolated power supply, direct-mount low induction design, short circuit protection and under-voltage protection. It is a gate driver for use in industrial applications…