SOLiD Joins Panduit Partnership

Panduit Corp., a global leader in Unified Physical InfrastructureSM (UPI)-based solutions, announces that SOLiD is now a Panduit Technology Ecosystem Partner. This unique relationship leverages technology leadership and innovation to provide validated, interoperable solutions to enterprise customers. SOLiD offers distributed antenna systems (DAS) that integrate with Panduit network infrastructure solutions for reliable enterprise-wide wireless coverage.…

Murata & Sensor Platforms Team Up

Murata Manufacturing Co., Ltd. (TOKYO:6981) (ISIN: JP3914400001) (hereinafter “Murata”) and Sensor Platforms, Inc. (hereinafter “SPI”) announced today they have had a collaborative relationship for over three years. The indoor navigation, activity-monitoring market will become a reality now that Murata and SPI have teamed up. The newly developed best PDR (Pedestrian Dead Reckoning) algorithm by SPI,…

Rambus Inks Pact With Samsung

Samsung Electronics and Rambus Inc. (NASDAQ:RMBS), the innovative technology solutions company that brings invention to market, today announced the companies have signed a comprehensive 10-year license agreement. The agreement extends the existing relationship between the companies, providing Samsung with access to Rambus’ innovative technologies for inclusion in Samsung ICs. The agreement requires quarterly royalty payments…

Ametek Acquires Teseq

AMETEK, Inc. (NYSE: AME) today announced that it has acquired Teseq Group, a leading manufacturer of test and measurement instrumentation for electromagnetic compatibility (EMC) testing, for CHF 83 million ($92 million).  Headquartered in Luterbach, Switzerland, the privately held company has annual sales of approximately CHF 48 million ($53 million). Teseq manufactures a broad line of…

Motorola Acquires Twisted Pair

Motorola Solutions, Inc. (NYSE: MSI) today announced that it has acquired Twisted Pair Solutions, a recognized leader in push-to-talk over broadband applications for secure, real-time communication anywhere, on any device. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. Twisted Pair is a privately held software communications company whose WAVE® software transforms smartphones, tablets and PCs into…

Taiwan Manufacturing Grows on Export Hike

In Taiwan, manufacturing activities rose in December to their highest level in almost three years, closing 2013 with a bang and pointing to continuing expansion in one of the electronics industry’s key production areas. A report from HSBC and Markit today said the Manufacturing Purchasing Managers’ Index (PMI) for Taiwan surged to 55.2 in December,…

Heilind Stocking 3M

Heilind Electronics, the largest distributor of interconnect products in North America, is now stocking the 3M brand Active Optical QSFP+ Pluggable Transceiver, new from the 3M Electronic Solutions Division. The InfiniBand Trade Association (IBTA)-certified Active Optical QSFP+ Pluggable Transceiver terminates MPO/MTP fiber patch cords or jumper cables to connect switches, servers, storage and routers in…