Kemet Acquires IntelliData

KEMET Corporation (NYSE: KEM), a leading global supplier of electronic components, has purchased IntelliData, Inc., a Greenwood Village, Colorado-based developer of digital solutions supporting discovery, decision support, and the sales and marketing of electronic components. As a KEMET vendor since 2000, IntelliData provides a variety of content automation and delivery tools and services. “The needs…

RFMW Names New VP of Marketing

San Jose, Calif. – RFMW, Ltd. announces that John Hamilton has been promoted to the position of Vice President of Marketing. Mr. Hamilton has served RFMW in sales, technical support, product management, marketing communications and technical marketing roles for the past 11 years. With over 30 years of experience working for RF and Microwave related OEMs…

ON Semi Awards Future

Future Electronics, a global leading distributor of electronic components, is honored to have been recognized by ON Semiconductor as their 2014 Distribution Partner for the Americas, for the second consecutive year. This annual award is given in recognition for growing product sales, generating significant new business, and effectively supporting customers’ needs and ON Semiconductor’s initiatives…

GreenPeak Inks Deal with ZTE Health

Utrecht, The Netherlands – GreenPeak Technologies, the industry leading Smart Home semi-conductor/system company, and ZTE Health, a member of the world wide ZTE Group, have signed a partnership agreement to develop Smart Home applications and to provide smart solutions for the world’s aging population. This new application enables people to live longer at home independently while providing…

Agile-1 to Launch New Supplier Management Tool

Torrance, Calif. — Agile-1 is proud to announce the upcoming launch of the newest addition to its existing suite of services procurement technologies. Delivered as a SaaS (Software as a Service) solution, DriveSRM is a supplier relationship management tool that solves the challenges companies face in effectively capturing and managing supplier data across their organizations. By collecting…

Ethernet Switch Market Reaches $21.7B in 2015

Cambridge, Mass. – Continued investments to accommodate the increasing demands applications place on network infrastructure drove global Ethernet switch sales to $21.7 billion in 2014, up 5 percent from 2013, reports technology market research firm Infonetics Research, now part of IHS Inc. (NYSE: IHS). The market has hit record highs each year since 2010. Infonetics’ fourth quarter 2014 (4Q14) and year-end Ethernet…

Manufacturing Still Sluggish in March

Economic activity in the manufacturing sector expanded in March for the 27th consecutive month, and the overall economy grew for the 70th consecutive month, say the nation’s supply executives in the latest Manufacturing ISM® Report On Business®. The report was issued today by Bradley J. Holcomb, CPSM, CPSD, chair of the Institute for Supply Management®(ISM®)Manufacturing…

North American PCB Book-to-Bill Strengthens

Bannockburn, Ill. — IPC — Association Connecting Electronics Industries® announced today the February findings from its monthly North American Printed Circuit Board (PCB) Statistical Program. Although sales remained sluggish, bookings increased over last year, strengthening the book-to-bill ratio. Total North American PCB shipments decreased 1.1 percent in February 2015 from February 2014, bringing year-to-date shipment growth to -1.6…