EAO Announces ISO Certification

EAO enhances its North American manufacturing capabilities with the achievement of International Organization for Standardization (ISO) 9001:2015 compliance. This accreditation ensures EAO’s ability to satisfy the unique needs of its customers, and solidifies its position as a value-added partner. Key Requirements of ISO 9001:2015 Include: Building a management system suited to an organization’s individual needs Upper…

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ILLUMRA Fixture Controllers Certified for Cortet Lighting Control System

Cortet™ by CEL announced today the availability of Cortet Certified 5 amp and 20 amp Dimming Fixture Controllers from ILLUMRA. These new Dimming Fixture Controllers work within the Cortet Lighting Control System to operate a variety of lighting fixtures, including LED, fluorescent and HID. “Interoperability is one of the greatest challenges of designing and implementing…

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Smart Lighting Market to Reach $40.4B by 2025

The global smart lighting market is segmented on the basis of product type, light source, communication technology, region and application. Persistence Market Research has come up with a new report titled “Smart Lighting Market: Global Industry Analysis (2012-2016) and Forecast (2017-2025)” that tracks the performance of the various segments of the global smart lighting market for a projected period…

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TTI Adds ALPs TACT Switches

TTI, Inc., a world leading specialist distributor of electronic components, has signed a pan-European franchise agreement with Alps Electric, a leading global manufacturer of high-quality electronic components for mobile devices, home electronics, vehicles and industrial equipment. Alps developed the first TACT Switches™ and are leaders in this field with a range of TACT Switch™ varieties that offer…

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NKK Launches 10 SmartSwitch Development Kits

NKK Switches, the world’s leading designer and manufacturer of innovative electromechanical switching devices, today announced the release of 10 new development kits for its line of programmable SmartSwitch® products. The simplified engineering development kits will serve as a starting point for engineers to test and design integration of the SmartSwitch into a variety of applications.…

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Looming Price Hikes, Tight Supply for LCD Driver ICs

Rising demand for internet of things (IoT), automotive electronics and smart home devices are driving foundries to shift some of their 200-mm production from LCD driver ICs to more profitable power management IC (PMIC) and microcontroller (MCU) devices, according to WitsView, a division of TrendForce. The result: panel makers should expect five to 10 percent higher…

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Sensor Innovation from Wearables to Vehicles at CES 2018

CES never fails to satisfy the consumer’s appetite for new gadgets, which in many cases are fueled by advances in sensor technology. This year is no exception with products enabled for virtual reality/augmented reality (VR/AR), voice assistants (Will Alexa rule the world?), and artificial intelligence (AI). The result is TVs that act as a smart…

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