Conexant Names New COO

NEWPORT BEACH, Calif. — Conexant Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: CNXT) today announced that Sailesh Chittipeddi has been named president and chief operating officer. Chittipeddi joined Conexant in 2006 and served most recently as co-president, with responsibility for global engineering, operations, quality, IT, and associated infrastructure activities. In his new role, Chittipeddi will have worldwide responsibility for…

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PMC-Sierra Completes Acquisition of Wintegra

SANTA CLARA, Calif.– PMC-Sierra, Inc. (Nasdaq:PMCS), the premier Internet infrastructure semiconductor solution provider, today announced it has completed the acquisition of Wintegra, Inc., a leading provider of highly integrated network processors optimized for mobile backhaul equipment. In accordance with the terms of the transaction announced on October 21, 2010, PMC-Sierra paid approximately $240 million in…

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Samsung Inks IP Deal With Intellectual Ventures

SEOUL, South Korea and BELLEVUE, WA — Samsung Electronics and Intellectual Ventures announced today they have entered into a long-term license arrangement. With this arrangement, Samsung Electronics gains access to Intellectual Ventures' extensive patent portfolio, which includes IP in a variety of segments critical to Samsung's business operations. “Consistent with Samsung's commitment to innovation in…

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Hansen Announces Exclusive Pact with Sager

PRINCETON, IN – Hansen Corp., a leading manufacturer of a variety of DC Motors, Synchronous Motors, AC Clock Movements and Stepper Motors, announces its exclusive agreement with Sager Electronics to be their first and sole distributor in North America. Sager Electronics is the electronic distribution industry's leading privately held, employee-owned company. “The addition of Hansen…

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Mouser Stocks Bourns PortNote Design Kits

MANSFIELD, TEXAS – Mouser Electronics Inc., known for its rapid introduction of the newest products, today announced it is stocking new product from Bourns. The Bourns PortNote Solutions Circuit Protection Design Kits are organized and focused on the protection of ports and their variations, rather than on product types. PortNote Kits are available for datacom,…

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Vishay Corporate Video Debuts on Website

MALVERN, PA — Vishay Intertechnology, Inc. (NYSE: VSH) announced today that the new video about its capabilities, customer service, and product portfolio — one of the industry's broadest — has debuted on the company's website: http://www.vishay.com. The video highlights Vishay Intertechnology's design and manufacturing resources, dependable delivery of quality components, extensive applications support, and global…

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TDK-EPC Expands in North America Through Newark

CHICAGO–Leading multi-channel electronics distributor Newark, part of global Premier Farnell, announces that it has signed a distribution agreement with leading passives manufacturer TDK-EPC Corp., to stock a broad offering of TDK and EPCOS branded capacitor and inductor products at www.newark.com/tdk-epc. “We are pleased to have established a partnership with Newark because of their demonstrated strength…

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