TCO Upgrades Sustainability Certification for IT Products

TCO Development today launched the latest generation TCO Certified sustainability certification for IT products. The revision includes new criteria for reducing hazardous non-halogenated flame retardant substances and replacing them with safer alternatives. First to certify product include displays from Eizo, Dell, Lenovo, LG and Samsung. “Today there are over 40,000 chemical substances on the market and the environmental and…

NKK Switches Names Marketing Manager

Scottsdale, Ariz. ­ — NKK Switches, the world’s leading designer and manufacturer of innovative electromechanical switching devices, today announced the appointment of Jessica Reimann to its management team as marketing manager. The appointment marks NKK’s commitment to further growth and development as the company prepares to launch new products and explore alternate markets. Reimann, who joins NKK with a background…

Arrow DragonBoard 410c Works with Azure IoT Suite

Centennial, Colo.–The DragonBoard™ 410c, a low-cost development board built by Arrow Electronics, Inc. (NYSE: ARW) and based on the Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 410 processor—a product of Qualcomm Technologies, Inc.—is ready to work with the Microsoft Azure “Internet of Things” (IoT) Suite. Tweet this The recently launched Microsoft Azure Certified for IoT aims to help customers save time and effort…

Mouser Stocks Dialog Bluetooth Smart SoC Products

Mouser Electronics, Inc. has announced a distribution agreement with Dialog Semiconductor, a leading supplier of mixed-signal power-saving technologies for smartphones, power adapters, solid state lighting, and Internet of Things (IoT) applications. Dialog brings decades of experience to the rapid development of ICs while providing flexible and dynamic support coupled with world-class innovation. Supporting the IoT, Dialog’s Bluetooth® connectivity products exemplify…

SiTime, Abracon Sign Partnership Agreement

Sunnyvale, Calif. — SiTime Corporation, a MEMS and analog semiconductor company and a wholly owned subsidiary of MegaChips Corporation (Tokyo Stock Exchange: 6875), today announced a strategic partnership with Abracon LLC, a global manufacturer of frequency control, signal conditioning, clock distribution and magnetic components. With this agreement, Abracon expands its product portfolio and will supply and support MEMS timing…

Avnet Inks Deal with Boundary Devices

Phoenix, Ariz. – Avnet, Inc. (NYSE: AVT), a leading global technology distributor, today announced a new distribution agreement with Boundary Devices Inc., a leading global supplier of ARM-based single board computers and System-on-Modules for the general embedded market. Avnet can now provide customers in markets including military, aerospace and digital displays, with rapid embedded product hardware…

Arrow Names Andy King as President of Global Components Business

Arrow Electronics, Inc. (NYSE:ARW) today announced that Andy King has been named president of its global components business.Mr. King succeeds Eric Schuck, and will report to Andrew S. Bryant, chief operating officer of Arrow’s global components and global enterprise computing solutions businesses. Mr. King previously served as president of Arrow’s components business in the Europe,…

Microsemi, Thales Sign Reseller Agreement

Aliso Viejo, Calif. — Microsemi Corporation (Nasdaq: MSCC), a leading provider of semiconductor solutions differentiated by power, security, reliability and performance, today announced it has signed a reseller agreement with Thales e-Security. Using Thales e-Security nShield hardware security modules (HSMs), custom firmware and the state-of-the-art security protocols built into every Microsemi SmartFusion™2 system-on-chip (SoC) field programmable gate…

TTI Earns ECIA Marketing Awards

Fort Worth, Tex. – For the second consecutive year, TTI, Inc. the leading specialty distributor of IP&E components, is pleased to announce its marketing team has received the Best Co-op Marketing and Best Sales Tools awards from the Electronics Components Industry Association (ECIA). TTI received these awards at the ECIA annual executive conference held in Chicago, IL. The ECIA annual…