Sager Electronics Boosts Modular Power Supply Offering

Sager Electronics, a leading North American distributor of Interconnect, Power and Electromechanical components, and its specialized group, Sager Power Systems, bolsters its solution offering as an authorized distributor and certified value-added reseller for top modular power supply manufacturers. “Sager’s modular power supply capabilities offer a wide range of platforms from 200-4,900 watts and an endless…

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Silicon Labs Acquires Micrium

Austin, Tex. – Silicon Labs<http://www.silabs.com> (NASDAQ: SLAB) today announced the acquisition of Micrium<http://www.micrium.com>, a leading supplier of real-time operating system (RTOS) software for the Internet of Things (IoT). This strategic acquisition helps simplify IoT design for all developers by combining a leading, commercial-grade embedded RTOS with Silicon Labs’ IoT expertise and solutions. Micrium’s RTOS and…

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A Year in Distribution: America II Looks Back and Ahead

In terms of the general global economy in 2016 it’s hard to identify many coherent overall trends. The broad economic picture has felt fairly flat as reported by most industry associations, with neither astronomic growth nor considerable decline. While there have been minor ups and downs, concerns around major slowdowns in the US, Asia and…

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Will Micro-LEDs Be a Game Changer in the LED Supply Chain?

Micro-LEDs can be a game changer for the LED industry thanks to a host of value-added opportunities, which could reshuffle various parts of the component supply chain, according to LEDinside, a division of TrendForce, at LEDforum 2016. The conference focused on micro-LED as the next-generation display technology. “Potential applications of micro-LED extend beyond display systems,” said…

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Smart Lighting Market to Reach $19.5B by 2022

According to a new market research report “Smart Lighting Market by Product Type (Smart Bulbs, Fixtures, and Lighting Controls), Light Source (Fluorescent, LED, HID), Communication Technology (Wired, and Wireless), Software & Service, Application, and Geography – Global Forecast to 2022”, published by MarketsandMarkets, the total market size, in terms of value, is expected to reach USD 19.47…

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