Vitesse Delivers Small ICs for IoT Networking

Camarillo, Calif. — Vitesse Semiconductor Corp. has unveiled its latest generation of energy-efficient SimpliPHY Gigabit Ethernet (GE) devices — the VSC8501, VSC8502, and VSC8514 single, dual and quad PHYs — targeted at IoT networks transitioning to Gigabit Ethernet speeds. The new physical layer transceivers, featuring the company’s Energy Efficient Ethernet (EEE) EcoEthernet 2.0 technology, may be…

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Risk & Volatility is the New Supply Chain ‘Norm’

The global electronics supply chain is riddled with risk, a phenomenon that won’t go away anytime soon and which companies must respond to by proactively identifying challenges within their operations and then collaborating with partners and suppliers to reduce their exposure, according to Pascal Fernandez, VP of business development at Avnet Velocity, a unit of…

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Future Electronics Is 1st Distributor to Become ARM Accreditation Corporate Partner

MONTREAL — Future Electronics has underlined the strength of its technical service to embedded design engineers with the announcement today that it has become the first ARM Accreditation Corporate Partner. This is the result of Future Electronics’ commitment to adopt the ARM Accredited Engineer (AAE) program worldwide throughout the company, with a particular focus on…

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Mouser Stocks Intel Galileo Arduino Certified Development Board for Same-Day Shipping

Mansfield, Texas — Mouser Electronics, Inc. now has stock available to ship of Intel's popular Galileo Arduino® Certified Development Board, powered by the newest Intel® Quark X1000 SoC. The Intel® Galileo Development Board available from Mouser Electronics is designed around the 32‑bit Intel Quark X1000, a Pentium-class system on a chip (SoC) and is the…

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Avnet Americas Demonstrates Microsemi FPGA Value in New SpeedWay Design Workshops

PHOENIX — -Avnet Electronics Marketing Americas, a business region of Avnet, Inc. (NYSE: AVT), will host a series of SpeedWay Design Workshops™, featuring Microsemi Corporation’s (NASDAQ: MSCC) new, low-power, cost-optimized IGLOO®2 FPGAs. The workshops, taught by Avnet technical experts, kick off Feb. 25 in San Jose, Calif., and will be held in 26 cities throughout…

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China Makes Headway on Domestic IC Supply Chain

China – which has mostly been a destination for the Western electronics supply chain – continues to develop an IC supply chain of its own. Chip foundry Semiconductor Manufacturing International Corp. (SMIC) has formed a joint venture with Jiangsu Changjiang Electronics Technology Co., Ltd. (JCET) for 12-inch wafer bumping and related services. JCET will also…

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Mouser’s STMicroelectronics Nucleo Development Boards Support Arduino & Standard Development

Mansfield, Texas — Mouser Electronics, Inc. is now stocking and shipping the new Nucleo Development Boards from STMicroelectronics. These development boards target anyone that wants to get started using ST's STM32 product families featuring ARM Cortex‑M0, Cortex‑M3, and Cortex‑M4 microcontrollers, and are compatible with a wide range of expansion boards. The new STMicroelectronics Nucleo development…

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Get Creative With Mouser’s Embedded Artists LPC800/LPC812 MAX Prototyping Board

MANSFIELD, Texas — Mouser Electronics, Inc. is now stocking the LPC800/LPC812 MAX ARM Cortex‑M0+ rapid prototyping board from Embedded Artists, combining the best development features of LPCXpresso, mbed, and Arduino. The Embedded Artists' LPC/LPC812 MAX rapid prototyping board available from Mouser Electronics is based on the NXP Semiconductor 12MHz LPC812, a member of NXP's LPC800‑series…

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