144 Modular LUXEON-Based Street Lights from AOP Installed in China

MONTREAL–A city street in China recently installed 144 modularized LED street lights from Taiwan’s Alliance Optotek Corporation (AOP), marking the first project using AOP’S new energy-saving ARTEMIS street light series. The lamps are built with high-power LUXEON Rebel LEDs and available in two- to five-module configurations for environments ranging from 3-meter-high park roadway lighting to…

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The Solutions Sell

A decade ago, some of the most commonly used terms among suppliers and distributors were “mind-share,” “winning the socket,” and “supplier-focus.” This was the era in which suppliers, particularly those in the chip arena, pushed and prodded distributors to tout their products to the end-customer. This “design in” or “design win” practice was intended to…

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IPC Conference Convenes Top Industry Experts

BANNOCKBURN, Ill. — The microscopic crystalline structures known as tin whiskers will be the focus of an IPC technical conference and workshops, December 6–7, 2010, in Schaumburg, Ill. IPC Tin Whiskers Conference: Practical Perspectives will convene industry experts from all market sectors to present the latest research and practical methodologies to mitigate the risk of…

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International Solar Energy Technology Conference Convenes Oct. 20, 2010

SANTA CLARA, CA — The 2nd International Solar Energy Technology Conference (ISETC) convenes on Wednesday, October 20, 2010 in Santa Clara, CA, USA. ISETC promotes innovative technologies related to the efficient creation, distribution, and usage of solar energy. Program: 8:30 am-6:00 pm. Exhibits: 10:00 am–4:00 pm Biltmore Hotel, 2151 Laurelwood Road, Santa Clara, CA 95054…

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NEDA Executive Conference Starts October 17, 2010

Atlanta — The National Electronic Distributors Association (NEDA) will present an exceptional line-up of speakers at the 2010 NEDA Executive Conference. For the first time, the conference will be held at the new Intercontinental Chicago O’Hare hotel. This luxury property features four-star service, exquisite amenities, a refreshing upscale setting, proximity to the airport and great…

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Arrow ECS Launches Bundle for Oracle Hardware Environments

ENGLEWOOD, Colo.–Arrow Enterprise Computing Solutions, a business segment of Arrow Electronics Inc. [NYSE: ARW], has created a scalable, integrated solution for Oracle’s Sun environments called the Arrow Scalable Online Archive and Repository (SOAR). Available exclusively through Arrow ECS, the SOAR solution is an out-of-the-box data protection and storage solution deployed on Oracle hardware and software.…

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