Avnet Exec to Present at 2014 CPO Exchange

Phoenix, Ariz. —Cost savings will always be at the core of the procurement organization’s role in any enterprise, but today, procurement groups can also help boost organizational performance and productivity by engaging in the development and execution of their company’s strategic direction. Lalit Wadhwa, vice president, global supply chain operations at Avnet Electronics Marketing, an operating…

Zentech Earns IPC J-STD-001ES Certification

Bannockburn, Ill.— IPC’s Validation Services Program has awarded an IPC J-STD-001 Space Addendum Qualified Manufacturers Listing (QML) to Zentech Manufacturing Inc., an electronics and engineering service firm in Baltimore, Md. The facility underwent an intensive audit based on one of IPC’s foremost standards: IPC J-STD-001ES, Space Applications Electronic Hardware Addendum to IPC J-STD-001, Requirements for Soldered Electrical and Electronic Assemblies.…

Richardson RFPD Adds Three ADI Converters

LaFox, Ill.- Richardson RFPD, Inc. announced today the availability and full design support capabilities for three new converters from Analog Devices, Inc. The new devices include a digital-to-analog converter, an analog-to-digital converter, and a dual analog-to-digital converter. All of the devices are suitable for a range of applications, including 3G/4G cellular infrastructure, aerospace and defense, and…

Fairview Expands RF Amplifier Offering

Allen, Tex. – Fairview Microwave Inc., a preeminent supplier of on-demand microwave and RF components, has recently added a comprehensive selection of industry-leading RF amplifiers including power amplifiers, broadband amplifiers, gain blocks, limiting amplifiers, low noise amplifiers (LNAs) plus more. Fairview’s new line of amplifiers perform across a host of commercial and defense applications such…

RFMW Stocks TriQuint 6-GHz GaN Switch

RFMW, Ltd. announces design and sales support for a 6GHz GaN SPDT switch supporting commercial and military Radar, communications, EW, and general purpose applications handling pulsed power levels up to 100W. The TGS2355-SM from TriQuint is packaged as a 5x5mm, air cavity QFN. Also available in DIE for hybrid applications, the TGS2355 offers similar performance. TGS2355-SM insertion loss is <1.1dB yet…

Cadence Delivers First MIPI Soundwire IP

San Jose, Calif. — Cadence Design Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: CDNS), a leader in global electronic design innovation, today announced the industry’s first MIPI® SoundWireSM Controller Intellectual Property (IP). SoundWire is a new digital audio interface specification from the MIPI Alliance that enables bi-directional digital communication with a focus on low complexity and low gate count, making it…