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Trends to Watch in the $738B Information Industry

Burlingame, Calif. — The quest to create and monetize human data, combined with the proliferation of machine intelligence and devices that sense, track and measure, is presenting unprecedented opportunities and threats to the $738 billion information industry, according to Outsell, Inc. The research and advisory firm released its 2015 Information Industry Outlook Report, “Sensored World, Sensible Choices,” to…

China’s Memory Consumption Reaches 20%

China’s appetite for electronics continues to grow in spite of some recent softness in its manufacturing sector. As of this year, nearly 4.789 billion DRAM chips and 3.518 billion NAND Flash chips from the 2Gb category have been consumed in China, accounting for 19.2 percent and 20.6 percent, respectively, of the world’s total DRAM and…

TTI Has FCI Minitek Pwr

FCI’s new cost-effective Minitek Pwr 3.0 and Minitek Pwr 4.2 wire-to-wire and wire-to-board connectors can now be ordered from TTI, Inc., the world’s leading specialist distributor of passive, connector, electromechanical and discrete components. Minitek Pwr 3.0 connectors are designed for power applications with a current rating of up to 5A per circuit. They are available…

ECIA Honors TTI’s Sink

TTI, Inc. the leading authorized, specialty distributor of IP&E components, congratulates TTI Vice President Total Quality, Kevin Sink, on having received an ECIA Distinguished Service Award. ECIA annual honors members of the organization who have devoted their time and resources to advance the association and the industry. Sink was selected to join this elite group…

Heilind Stocks Amphenol SFP/SFP+ Connectors

Wilmington, Mass. — Heilind Electronics, a leading distributor of electronic components, is now stocking SFP/SFP+ Cage and Connector Systems by Amphenol Connectors. Amphenol’s high-speed assemblies are a high-performance, cost-effective solution for gigabit speed applications in data and switched fabric I/O, switches, routers, data storage arrays and computer clusters. The high-speed assemblies meet and exceed industry standards.…

Wearables Market to Reach $25.2B by 2020

Portland, Ore. — According to a new report by Allied Market Research titled, “Global Markets for Wearable Electronics (Products, Components, Applications and Geography) – Strategic Analysis and Forecast, 2013 – 2020”, global wearable electronics market is forecast to reach $25.19 billion with a corresponding volume of 142.6 million units by 2020. The market revenue is expected to…