Mouser, UDOO Sign Global Distribution Deal

Mouser Electronics, Inc. today announced a distribution agreement with UDOO to distribute the company’s six single-board computers (SBCs) to Mouser customers around the world. These SBCs are ideal for prototyping applications requiring multimedia capabilities and high levels of parallel computing, maintaining the performance and low-power advantages of the processors. The boards provide a flexible environment that helps…

Kemet Intros Reliability Testing for Polymer Electrolytic Capacitors

Greenville, S.C. — KEMET Corporation (NYSE: KEM), a leading global supplier of electronic components, introduced its new KO-CAP® Reliability Assessment method, the first of its kind for polymer electrolytic capacitors. The T540 and T541 Commercial-Off-the-Shelf (COTS) Series are the only polymer electrolytic capacitors available today with failure rate options defined by this innovative testing criteria. Developed as a result of over ten years of…

Microchip Reports Organic vs. Acquisition Growth

Chandler, Ariz.  — (NASDAQ: MCHP) – Microchip Technology Incorporated, a leading provider of microcontroller, mixed signal, analog and Flash-IP solutions, today announced that it is providing the break-out of its net sales derived from organic growth versus growth derived from acquisitions.  Microchip has posted three slides that provide this break-out on the investor relations page of its…

USPTO Rules in Favor of Crocus Technology

Santa Clara, Calif. – Crocus Technology, a leading developer of magnetic sensors and embedded memory solutions, today announces that it has prevailed in the Inter Partes Review of US Patent No. 6,980,469, Case No. IPR2014-00047. The ’469 patent concerns high-speed low-power magnetic devices utilizing induced spin-momentum transfer technologies, which are included in a patent portfolio held by…

Mouser Offers ADP5301 Buck Regulators

Mouser Electronics, Inc. is now stocking the ADP5301 high-efficiency, ultralow power step-down regulators from Analog Devices. Part of Analog Device’s comprehensive line of power management solutions, the ADP5301 are compact, ultralow-power buck regulators that enable designers to extend their battery life in portable devices with one of the highest ultra-light-load power conversion efficiencies in the…

Avnet Appoints Marketing Executive

Phoenix, Ariz. – Avnet, Inc. (NYSE:AVT), a leading global technology distributor, today named Kevin Sellers to the newly created role of vice president of corporate marketing and communications. Sellers will be responsible for leading Avnet’s corporate branding strategy and awareness efforts, along with managing executive and employee communications, public relations, social media and Avnet’s digital presence.…