China to Consume 21% of its Domestic Chip Output by 2026

China is a long way from semiconductor self-sufficiency, IC Insights reports. While China-based chip production will represent 21.2 percent of its domestic IC market in 2026, foreign companies such as Samsung, SK Hynix and TSMC are expected to comprise more than 50 percent of IC production in China through that period. The Chinese  government has…

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How Digitization Averted Supply Disaster for Palo Alto Networks

Palo Alto Networks didn’t see Covid-19 coming but was better prepared than most when the global supply chain abruptly froze. The cybersecurity systems business had been digitizing its supply chain for several years and had modelled for various sourcing extremes. “I wouldn’t say we were more prepared, but we had things in place,” explained Jonathan…

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Tech Companies Need Transparency in ESG Reporting

Ever since the U.S Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) proposed rules governing climate-related disclosures from all public companies on March 21, environmental, social, and governance (ESG) reporting has become a necessary part for technology company corporate boards to address, especially in today’s environmentally and socially conscious world. Whether it’s understanding how the technology company is…

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Flip to Provide EOL Services to ERP Power

Flip Electronics has signed a franchised distributor partnership agreement with ERP Power (ERP) to distribute its End-of Life (EOL) semiconductor products. ERP designs and manufactures full spectrum tunable color light engines and small, smart and connected LED drivers. ERP’s industry-leading tunable color light engines, precision power drivers, connected controls capabilities offer extensive dimmer capability, wireless…

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Arrow Names Kirk Schell President of Global Components

 Arrow Electronics, Inc. (NYSE:ARW) today announced that Kirk Schell has been named president of the company’s global components business. Schell joins Arrow from Dell Technologies, where he was senior vice president for online business-to-business sales. Schell’s career involves positions of increasing leadership at Dell, including senior vice president of the Asia-Pacific region, as well as…

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