CTS Secures Global Deal on Pedal Modules

ELKHART, Ind. — CTS Corporation (NYSE: CTS) today announced that CTS Automotive Products has secured its second global popular small-car vehicle platform for its pedal modules with the addition of two new production program wins. The two recently awarded pedal module programs come from one of CTS’ largest customers, a major Japanese vehicle manufacturer, and…

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Ariba Named eProcurement Leader

SUNNYVALE, Calif. — Ariba, Inc. (Nasdaq: ARBA), the leading provider of collaborative commerce solutions, announced today that it has been named a Leader in the March 2011 report: “The Forrester Wave™: eProcurement Solutions, Q1 2011” published by Forrester Research Inc. Within the report, Ariba was noted for providing the most complete range of functionality, the…

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Arrow Electronics Signs Agreement With Samsung

MELVILLE, N.Y. — Arrow Electronics, Inc. (NYSE:ARW) today announced a global distribution agreement with Samsung Electro-Mechanics, a leading manufacturer of electronic components and technologies. Arrow will provide distribution and design-in services for Samsung Electro-Mechanics worldwide, excluding Korea, for Samsung's broad product offering in the passives area of capacitors, resistors, inductors and crystals. “Samsung is an…

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EU Takes on Data Security as ‘Smart’ Products Proliferate

The proliferation of smart computing devices is spurring regulators to consider introducing new legislation aimed at protecting consumer data, in a development that has significant implications for OEMs, component vendors, and software application developers. The European Union is leading the latest charge to keep private data generated by consumers using social networking sites, smartphones, tablet…

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Digi-Key Adds Maxim E-Books

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 Maxim's Industrial Solutions and Medical Solutions e-books to its website: www.digikey.com. The guide to Maxim's medical innovations includes information regarding home medical equipment,…

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TTI Announces Excellent Suppliers

FORT WORTH, Texas — TTI, Inc. a global distributor of connector, passive, electromechanical and discrete components, today announced the winners of its prestigious 2010 North America Supplier Excellence Awards. Melanie Pizzey, TTI Vice President Global Product Operations, made the announcement. “We are pleased to announce this year’s Supplier Excellence Award winners.” TTI acknowledges the following…

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Kodak Expands Agreement With Flextronics

SINGAPORE — Flextronics (Nasdaq: FLEX) today announced that Eastman Kodak Company has signed an agreement for the expansion and renewal of the business relationship that the two companies formed in 2007. Through this agreement, Kodak will renew services provided by Flextronics Global Services (FGS) in Venray, Netherlands related to Kodak's Europe, Africa, Middle East, and…

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Monolithic Wins in Patent Dispute

SAN JOSE, Calif. — Monolithic Power Systems (MPS) (Nasdaq: MPWR), a leading fabless manufacturer of high-performance analog and mixed-signal semiconductors, today announced that the United States District Court for the Northern District of California had issued an order finding O2 Micro International, Ltd. (O2 Micro) liable for approximately $340,000 in costs and MPS's “reasonable attorneys'…

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