Fairchild Expands Tech Innovation With Silicon Carbide

SAN JOSE, Calif. — Answering the need for increasing efficiencies and higher performance for semiconductor applications, Fairchild Semiconductor (NYSE: FCS) is extending its technology leadership capabilities with the acquisition of TranSiC, a Silicon Carbide (SiC) power transistor company. The acquisition provides Fairchild with bipolar SiC transistor technology with demonstrated industry leading efficiencies and excellent performance…

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FCI & Zahavi Sign Agent Agreement for Israel

HERTOGENBOSCH, The Netherlands — FCI, a leading supplier of connectors and interconnect systems to the data, communications, consumer, industrial and medical markets, has entered into an agent agreement with Zahavi Technologies, an electronic sales company of electromechanical components in Israel. Under the terms and conditions of the agreement, Zahavi Technologies will represent FCI Electronics' product…

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Digi-Key Adds Design Services Providers to its Website

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, today announced the addition of Design Services Providers to its online resources for electronic design engineers. Design Services Providers is available on Digi-Key's Website, www.digikey.com, and houses profiles…

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Intel Changes Financial Reporting Structure

SANTA CLARA, Calif. — Beginning with the publication of Intel’s first-quarter earnings report on Tuesday, April 19, the company will revise the presentation of its financial results to reflect the recently closed acquisitions of Infineon Wireless Solutions and McAfee, Inc. Infineon Wireless Solutions will now operate as Intel Mobile Communications. The company is providing this…

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Arrow, Lattice Sign EMEA Deal

DREIEICH, Germany — Lattice Semiconductor and Arrow Electronics EMEA today announced they have signed a distribution agreement for Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA). Headquartered in Hillsboro, Oregon, Lattice is a supplier of innovative low-power, low-cost FPGA, PLD and programmable power management design solutions. With development, manufacturing and sales offices worldwide, Lattice primarily addresses customers…

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Mouser Stocks Luminus LEDs Globally

Mansfield, Texas — Mouser Electronics, Inc., regarded as a top global design engineering resource for semiconductors and electronic components and Luminus Devices, manufacturer of “Big-Chip” LEDs, today announced a global distribution agreement, enabling Mouser to bring Luminus‟ award-winning LEDs quickly and efficiently to lighting design engineers and buyers around the world. The agreement essentially speeds-to-market…

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