Intel Sees Strong Q4 After Beating Q3 Estimates

Intel Corp. trounced analysts’ average revenue and profit forecasts in the third quarter and forecasts healthy growth for the current quarter, casting doubts on expectations of a year-end slowdown already announced by some observers. The world’s No. 1 semiconductor vendor by revenue said it sees fourth quarter revenue rising to $11.4 billion, “plus or minus…

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Panduit Enables 100 Gigabit Ethernet Transmission Over 275 Meters of Multimode Fiber

TINLEY PARK, Ill.–Panduit, a world-class developer and provider of Unified Physical InfrastructureSM (UPI) based solutions, participated in the recent interoperability event that occurred at Ixia Corporation’s iSimCity lab in Santa Clara from September 14 – 16, 2010. This event tested interoperability of 40 Gbps and 100Gbps Ethernet equipment compliant with the recently published standard by…

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Getting on the Grid

If you have any doubt about which way the industry wind is blowing, then check out which technologies venture capital (VC) firms are investing in. True, VCs gave us the dotcom disaster. But they (and we) have learned their lesson and are being a lot more diligent about which startups they are investing in. Case…

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IR to Showcase Power Management Solutions at electronica 2010

EL SEGUNDO, Calif.–International Rectifier, IR® (NYSE:IRF), a world leader in power management technology, today announced it will showcase the company’s industry-leading power management solutions at electronica 2010, Munich, November 9-12, 2010. IR’s innovative energy saving technologies and products will be on display in Hall A5, Booth 320 including demonstrations of the company’s GaN-based power device…

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Accent Closes Funding to Expand Smart Grid Technology Offerings

MILAN & PALO ALTO, Calif.–Accent, a world leader in semiconductor integration of communications and metering technologies, announced today that it has closed a new round of financing of 5 Million Euros from Silicon Valley investor Tallwood Venture Capital. The funding will be used to accelerate development and productization of key communication technologies for system-on-chip solutions…

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The Office Meets Fort Worth

Who knew distribution could be funny? If you haven’t already seen the first three installments of TTI Inc.’s “The Big Job,” take a few minutes to do so. Aside from being a hoot, the entire concept is a great example of how social networking can be used in a business. I’ll admit I’ve been skeptical…

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