RS Components & Fairchild Offer Reference Designs

RS Components( http://singapore.rs-online.com/web ) (RS), the trading brand of Electrocomponents plc( http://www.electrocomponents.com ) (LSE:ECM), the world’s leading high service distributor of electronics and maintenance products, and Fairchild Semiconductor (NASDAQ: FCS), a leading global supplier of high performance power and mobile semiconductor solutions, have collaborated to create a set of complete reference designs for seven of…

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Exploring the Synergy of Automation & Onshoring

With soaring factory wages making China a less attractive option, automation offers many companies a powerful argument to shift production back to the United States. Though domestic manufacturing still cost more than doing the work in some other countries, the use of robotics and automated processes can largely offset the difference, especially when other cost…

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Microsemi Significantly Increases FPGA Infrastructure Support, Opens 3 New Design Centers

ALISO VIEJO, Calif. — Microsemi Corporation (Nasdaq: MSCC), a leading provider of semiconductor solutions differentiated by power, security, reliability and performance, today announced it has implemented significant FPGA design infrastructure support with the opening of three new technical support design centers, and by training and certifying more than 200 distributor partner field application engineers (FAEs)…

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Mouser’s Updated Audio Applications Site Provides In-Depth Resources

MANSFIELD, Texas — Mouser Electronics, Inc. has announced a significant update to their Audio Applications Site. This updated applications site provides both new and experienced developers with a resource to learn more about audio circuits and systems, including components such as amplifiers, data converters, and codecs. The enhanced Audio Applications Site on Mouser.com has several…

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Heilind Stocking TE Connectivity’s Versatile Q-CEE’s Calibration Labels

WILMINGTON, Mass. — Heilind Electronics, the largest distributor of interconnect products in North America, is now stocking Q-CEE's labels from TE Connectivity (TE), a world leader in connectivity. TE's Q-CEE's label family consists of high-quality labels and seals for calibration, quality, security and ISO identification needs, and unique solutions to protect labels from oil, solvent…

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Mouser Sponsors Freescale Technology Forum – FIRST Founder Dean Kamen Is Keynote Speaker

MANSFIELD, Texas — Mouser Electronics, Inc., a leading engineering resource and global distributor of semiconductors and electronic components, today announced that it will be a sponsor of the Freescale Technology Forum (FTF), April 8-11 at the Gaylord Texan Resort Convention Center in Dallas. FTF Americas promises to be one of the most comprehensive embedded ecosystems…

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Digi-Key Corporation Launches Digi-Key Toolbar Version 2

THIEF RIVER FALLS, Minn. — Electronic components distributor Digi-Key Corporation, recognized by design engineers as having the industry's broadest selection of electronic components available for immediate shipment, announced the launching of a newly redesigned version of its toolbar. Redesigned with busy design engineers, purchasers, and electronic enthusiasts in mind, the new version of Digi-Key's Toolbar…

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Avnet and Microsemi to Open New Applications Design Centers

PHOENIX — Avnet Electronics Marketing Americas, a business region of Avnet, Inc. (NYSE: AVT), announced the company has opened two joint application design centers with Microsemi Corporation (Nasdaq: MSCC). The design centers efforts will concentrate on developing application-specific reference designs that solve OEM customers’ major technical design challenges requiring low-power and security in the design.…

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