Jabil Buys SGI Plant to Secure Contract

Jabil Circuit Inc. has agreed to purchase Silicon Graphics International Corp.’s main manufacturing facility in the United States in addition to certain other assets as the two companies seal their previously announced outsourced production deal. Under the terms of the engagement, contract manufacturer Jabil will become the primary provider of outsourced manufacturing and supply chain…

Murata & Ayla Collaborate on IoT Solutions

Ayla Networks, a leader in technology and cloud-based services for the Internet of Things, and Murata Americas today announced that they enable manufacturers to rapidly create and bring world-class Internet-connected devices to market quickly and economically.    Murata Americas will produce and market intelligent Wi-Fi modules containing the Ayla Embedded Agent software. Integrated by manufacturers into their products, the modules turn industrial, household, healthcare, and consumer products into smart-connected…

TDK Publishes EPCOS Guide

TDK Corporation has published a new Application Guide 2014 detailing EPCOS Components for Home Appliances.  This updated edition covers the EPCOS product range for household appliances such as refrigerators, washing machines, microwave ovens and air conditioners. By using the application overview, key data, type designations and ordering codes, design engineers can quickly access detailed information…

NKK Switches Adds Rep Firms

 NKK Switches, the world’s leading designer and manufacturer of innovative electromechanical switches, today announced two new authorized territorial sales firms covering  the Intermountain West and Southwest: Innovatech Associates and Techni-Source.  “Innovatech Associates and Techni-Source are consistently known for their close, intimate relationships with customers based on deep expertise and high skills,” said Marty Arch, national…

Richardson RFPD has ADI ADCs

Richardson RFPD, Inc. today announces immediate availability and full design support capabilities for a new 14-bit analog-to-digital converter (ADC) from Analog Devices, Inc. (ADI).  The AD9683BCPZ-250 core features a multistage, differential pipelined architecture with integrated output error correction logic, as well as wide bandwidth inputs that support a variety of user-selectable input ranges. An integrated…

Heilind Stocking Molex’s Pico-Lock

Heilind Electronics, the largest distributor of interconnect products in North America, is now stocking the Pico-Lock™ Connector System manufactured by Molex Incorporated. The Pico-Lock™ 1.50 mm pitch wire-to-board system offers an ideal combination of low-profile, high-current capacity and durable locks for any application requiring space savings and secure mating retention. The Pico-Lock™ system also offers…