AVX BME MLCCS Receive Full Space Qualification

Fountain Inn, S.C. – AVX Corporation, a leading manufacturer of passive components and interconnect solutions, has announced that, after several years of extensive testing, its space-level X7R base metal electrode (BME) MLCCs have achieved the European Space Association’s (ESA’s) Qualified Parts List (QPL) status under the criteria of the European Space Components Coordination’s (ESCC’s) 3009/041…

TTI Receives Souriau Award

Global electronics distributor, TTI, Inc. has been recognized as the 2014 Military/Aerospace Distributor of the Year by Souriau, a Division of Esterline Connection Technologies, a leading connector manufacturer for aerospace, defense, transportation, industrial control and oil and gas. “It is with great pleasure we once again honor TTI as the Mil Aero Distributor of the…

Mouser Stocks Vishay UV Light Sensor

Mouser Electronics, Inc., the global authorized distributor with the newest semiconductors and electronic components, is now stocking the VEML6070 UV Light Sensor from Vishay Intertechnology. The VEML6070 is an advanced, CMOS ultraviolet (UV) light sensor with an I2C protocol interface and high dynamic detection resolution. With an integrated signal conditioning IC, photodiode, amplifiers, and analog/digital…

SK Hynix Ramps Production of High Bandwidth Memory

San Jose, Calif.– SK Hynix Inc. (or ‘the Company’, www.skhynix.com) announced today that it is shipping mass production volumes of 1st generation High Bandwidth Memory (HBM1) based on SK hynix’s advanced 20nm-class DRAM process technology. HBM1 represents a groundbreaking leap in performance by enabling a 1,024 bit wide memory interface to achieve 128GB/second performance while reducing power…

Boeing Opens Research Center in Alabama

Huntsville, Ala. — Boeing [NYSE: BA] officially opened its new research and technology center in Alabama. The facility will serve as the company’s hub for collaborative technology development with academic institutions and research partners in analytics and simulation in the Southeast United States. Local government leaders and Boeing Chief Technology Officer and Senior Vice President of Engineering,…

Arrow, Macronix Ink Global Distribution Deal

Hsinchu, Taiwan — Arrow Electronics Inc. (NYSE:ARW), a leading global technology distributor, has been selected as a global distribution partner for Macronix International Co., Ltd., a leading provider of non-volatile memory semiconductor solutions. The new agreement enables Arrow to bring leading NOR and NAND technology to its customers across the globe at the earliest stage…

IPC Releases T-50 Revision M

Bannockburn, Ill.— IPC — Association Connecting Electronics Industries® has released IPC-T-50 Revision M,Terms and Definitions for Interconnecting and Packaging Electronic Circuits. This ever evolving standard provides common language of terms and definitions for the electronics industry. Each year, terms and definitions become relevant in the electronics industry and in the manufacturing process. To meet these needs, IPC-T-50 Revision…

Eaton Awards TTI

Fort Worth, Tex. – TTI, Inc. the leading global distributor of interconnect, passive, electromechanical and discrete components has been honored with Eaton’s Distributor of the Year Award. Eaton is recognized as a leading power management company offering energy efficient solutions to the marketplace. Randy Lauman, Global Distribution Sales Manager, Eaton’s Electronic’s Division, said, “We thank…