Avnet Launches Design Seminars for Embedded Applications Using Xilinx Zynq-7000 All-Programmable SoCs

PHOENIX — Avnet Electronics Marketing, an operating group of Avnet, Inc. (NYSE: AVT), is launching an extensive set of training seminars for designers of embedded applications based on the Xilinx® Zynq®-7000 All Programmable SoC. These half-day technical sessions will be presented across the globe by Avnet subject matter experts in conjunction with Xilinx, Inc., Analog…

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Find Your Way With Linx FM Series GPS Modules From Mouser

MANSFIELD, Texas — Mouser Electronics, Inc. is now stocking the new high performance GPS/GNSS modules and GPS development kits from Linx Technologies. The Linx Technologies' FM Series GPS/GNSS Receiver Module available from Mouser Electronics is a self-contained high performance Global Positioning System (GPS) receiver designed for Global Navigation Satellite Systems (GNSS) applications and are designed…

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Avnet Introduces Xilinx Zynq-7000 SoC Mini-ITX Motherboard

PHOENIX — Avnet Electronics Marketing, an operating group of Avnet, Inc. (NYSE: AVT), introduced the Xilinx® Zynq®-7000 All Programmable SoC Mini-ITX motherboard. The first Zynq-based motherboard supporting PCIe Root Complex, this off-the-shelf board can be used for faster prototyping, saving significant time in the conception of high-performance, small form factor systems. The board features the…

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Tessera Exits MEMS Business

Tessera Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ: TSRA) (the “Company” or “Tessera”) announced today that it is restructuring its DigitalOptics business (“DOC”) to cease its remaining manufacturing operations and refocus efforts on monetizing DOC technologies, including solutions for imaging and MEMS technologies. The changes announced today will enable the Company to return its focus to its core IP…

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Jumpstart Your Career

Do you feel like your career is stuck in a rut? Like you are spinning your wheels and going nowhere? If so, you need to do something — because nothing is going to happen unless you do something. Here are five tips on how to jumpstart your career. Forget your career path. When it comes…

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Procurement Set to Trim the Fat – Again

Hey buyers — Does anyone remember what your priorities were for 2013? Do the words “flexibility” and “resilience” ring a bell? Guess what? Your new top job is cutting costs. The Institute of Supply Management — which represents purchasing professionals across all major industries — surveyed about 500 of its members. The No. 1 concern among buyers isn’t…

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