IEC Electronics Appoints CEO

Newark, N.Y.  – IEC Electronics Corp. (NYSE MKT: IEC) today announced that the Board of Directors has elected Jeffrey T. Schlarbaum to the office of President and Chief Executive Officer. Mr. Schlarbaum, age 48, served as IEC Electronic’s President from October 2010 to February 2013. Prior to that, Mr. Schlarbaum served as the Company’s Executive Vice…

Newark element14 Intros Xsens MTi Portfolio

Chicago, Ill. – Newark element14 has announced the introduction of the MTi product portfolio from Xsens which provides a reliable industry standard for MEMS attitude and heating reference systems. The 4th generation MTi sets the new industry standard for reliable MEMS based AHRS, VRU, and IMUs. The MTi 10-series gives the system integrator a choice of three different integration…

AVX Capacitors Deliver 10,000-Hour Life

Greenville, S.C.– AVX Corporation, a leading manufacturer of passive components and interconnect solutions, has announced that its TCH Series hermetically sealed tantalum polymer chip capacitors for aerospace, defense, and other high-reliability applications are now rated for extended lifespans of up to 10,000 hours. Developed with the European Space Agency (ESA) to suit aerospace applications, TCH…

TDK Data Book Features Al El Capacitors

Iselin, N.J. – TDK Corporation has published a fully revised data book on EPCOS aluminum electrolytic capacitors with the options of screw terminal, snap-in, axial and single-ended connections.  Along with previous, widely-used products, the data book also features many innovations, including a series of screw-terminal capacitors that feature a significantly improved current capability.  Also included are new…

PI Power Supply Design Tool Now in the Cloud

San Jose, Calif. – Power Integrations (Nasdaq: POWI), the leader in high-voltage integrated circuits for energy-efficient power conversion, today announced that its powerful, flexible power supply unit (PSU) design tool, PI Expert™ Suite, is now accessible as a cloud-based app. Previously, users downloaded the tool to a local PC or workstation; with the cloud-based version…

ST Offers Three Free Dev Tools for STM32 MCUs

Geneva – Choosing an STM32 microcontroller (MCU) by STMicroelectronics (NYSE: STM), a global semiconductor leader serving customers across the spectrum of electronics applications, is the easiest way for innovators to bring new products to life now that designers can choose from the industry’s widest selection of free-of-charge Integrated Development Environments (IDEs) for STM32 MCUs. STM32…

Datalliance Enhances VMI Platform

Cincinnati, Ohio – Datalliance today announced immediate availability of the latest release of the Datalliance VMI platform with a number of important new capabilities. Enhancements in this release were driven by feedback from the global user community combined with Datalliance vision for the continued evolution of the VMI process. New capabilities are available for immediate use by…

Diodes Inc. Reports Record 2014

Diodes Incorporated (Nasdaq:DIOD), a leading global manufacturer and supplier of high-quality application specific standard products within the broad discrete, logic and analog semiconductor markets, today reported its financial results for the fourth quarter and fiscal year ended December 31, 2014. Year 2014 Highlights Revenue grew to a record $890.7 million, an increase of 7.7 percent…