GLOBALFOUNDRIES to Acquire IBM’s Microelectronics Business

Armonk, N.Y. — IBM (NYSE: IBM) and GLOBALFOUNDRIES today announced that they have signed a Definitive Agreement under which GLOBALFOUNDRIES plans to acquire IBM’s global commercial semiconductor technology business, including intellectual property, world-class technologists and technologies related to IBM Microelectronics, subject to completion of applicable regulatory reviews. GLOBALFOUNDRIES will also become IBM’s exclusive server processor semiconductor…

Celestica Awards KOA

Bradford, Pa. – KOA Corporation announced it has been awarded a 2013 Total Cost of Ownership (TCOOTM) Supplier Award from Celestica, a global leader in the delivery of end-to-end product lifecycle solutions. The awards program recognizes suppliers that support Celestica’s TCOO strategy and demonstrate excellence in quality, delivery, technology, service, pricing and flexibility. “We are…

TTI Stocks Kemet’s Automotive Lines

TTI, Inc., the world’s leading specialist distributor of passive, connector, electromechanical and discrete components, now stocks capacitors for high temperature automotive applications from Kemet. The devices are ideal for automotive applications above +125°C and up to +200°C, electric and hydraulic steering systems, electronic braking systems, engine and transmission control, as well as stop/start micro hybrid.…

Element14 Adds Harwin’s Gecko

Element14 has added to its portfolio of 210,000 connectors the award-winning Gecko G125 connector family from Harwin, one of the world’s leading manufacturer of high-reliability interconnect solutions and PCB hardware products. Added to the Harwin portfolio of over 1500 products at element14, the Gecko G125 series is a 1.25 mm pitch, high-reliability, high performance connector…

API Technologies Launches Online Design Tool

Orlando, Fla. – API Technologies Corp. (NASDAQ:ATNY), a leading provider of high performance RF/Microwave, power and security solutions for high-reliability applications, today announced the launch of a new product configuration tool that helps engineers modify standard API Technologies’ RF/Microwave products to meet their unique design parameters. The web accessible and mobile-friendly tool is available at http://micro.apitech.com/configure. Initially offering…