Innovative Power Launches New Website

Innovative Power Products announced today the launch of its newly revamped website. The redesigned website offers quick and easy access to essential information and features a clean uncluttered design, improved functionality and enhanced rich content about IPP’s broadband products and services. The new website was also designed to be viewed on smartphones, tablets, and other mobile…

Vicor Expands into Europe

Andover, Mass. –  Vicor Corporation (NASDAQ: VICR) today announced the launch of Vicor Custom Europe, extending the company’s sophisticated custom power system design and manufacturing capabilities to the European market. With this new service offering, customers across Europe can take advantage of Vicor’s advanced design engineering, prototyping, and manufacturing services to minimize design risks and…

Arrow Partners With Device Cloud Networks

Arrow Electronics, Inc. has signed an agreement with Device Cloud Networks LLC (DCN), a leading machine-to-machine (M2M) enablement service provider and mobile network operator for the Internet-of-Things. Under the agreement Arrow customers in the Americas, will have access to DCN’s global service provisioning and connectivity, using a variety of device modules. “Device Cloud Networks (DCN)…

Artesyn Partners With Sager Electronics

Sager Electronics, a leading North American distributor of IP&E electronic components, today announced a new distribution agreement with Artesyn Embedded Technologies, a global leader in power conversion solutions. Artesyn, formerly the Embedded Computing & Power business of Emerson Network Power, was acquired by Platinum Equity in 2013. “Sager has made a commitment to servicing customers…

Applied DNA Signs Eighth Supplier

One of the problems with developing a standard is they only work when everybody is using them. The electronics supply chain has tackled a number of standards over the years including RosettaNet – a protocol for conducting electronic commerce. Counterfeit prevention is another supply chain issue that could benefit from a standard. Counterfeit parts may…

World Micro Names Global QC Director

Georgia-based electronic components distributor, World Micro, Inc., www.worldmicro.com. announced today that it has appointed Gary Beckstedt to serve as the company’s Director of Global Quality, heading the company’s Atlanta headquarters quality department. Beckstedt’s role will be to coordinate all quality programs and processes in both Atlanta and Penang Malaysia, including ISO standards programs, ESD programs,…

China Makes Headway on Domestic IC Supply Chain

China – which has mostly been a destination for the Western electronics supply chain – continues to develop an IC supply chain of its own. Chip foundry Semiconductor Manufacturing International Corp. (SMIC) has formed a joint venture with Jiangsu Changjiang Electronics Technology Co., Ltd. (JCET) for 12-inch wafer bumping and related services. JCET will also…

Honeywell Awards Mouser

Mouser Electronics, Inc., a leading engineering resource and global authorized distributor for semiconductors and electronic components, has been named the 2013 Catalog Distributor of the Year by Honeywell Sensing and Control. This is the third time for Mouser to receive this top award by achieving excellence in several key areas: Having the fastest and most…