Mouser, Imahara Release I.S.S. Design Challenge Video

Mouser Electronics Inc., a leading global distributor of electronic components, today released a new video for the International Space Station (I.S.S.) Design Challenge, part of Mouser’s award-winning Empowering Innovation Together™ program. In this new video, celebrity engineer Grant Imahara describes the first-of-its-kind global contest, in which participants create an object that can be 3D-printed aboard the I.S.S. Mouser is accepting…

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IPC: North American PCB Sales Growth Continues, Orders Down

Bannockburn, Ill. — IPC — Association Connecting Electronics Industries® announced today the July 2016 findings from its monthly North American Printed Circuit Board (PCB) Statistical Program. Compared to the same month last year, PCB sales growth continued in July, while order growth was negative, causing the book-to-bill ratio to slip to 0.94. Total North American PCB shipments…

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China Semiconductor Industry to Reach $158B by 2020

Research and Markets has announced the addition of the “China Semiconductor Industry: Expansion Plans Analysis and Trends (Government Policies and Guidelines, Import and Export Impact on Trade Partners, Key Concepts, Case Study, Key Strategies Adopted, Future Plans, and Recommendation to Players)” report to their offering. “China Semiconductor Industry: Expansion Plans Analysis and Trends (Government Policies and Guidelines, Import…

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Is It Time to Say Goodbye to EDI?

Cloud-based software-as-a-service (SaaS) applications offer new ways to digitize supply chain and logistics processes and their popularity is gaining momentum across all sectors. But companies still face challenges when pinning this technology to their underlining B2B communications and data transmission systems. In the meantime, many executives would probably agree their electronic data interchange (EDI) tools…

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End-to-End IoT Security Simplified

SEATTLE — Securing an IoT device's communication with cloud services from end to end can be a daunting challenge. One of the biggest problems is the assignment, protection, and management of public decryption keys and certificates for authentication of deployed devices. To simplify those efforts for developers, Microchip in conjunction with Amazon Web Services (AWS)…

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Maxim’s Industrial IoT Reference Design Speeds Development of Authenticated Data Chains

SAN JOSE, Calif. , Aug. 29, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Addressing the many issues related to system security in Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) installations, the MAXREFDES143# embedded security reference design from Maxim Integrated Products, Inc. (NASDAQ: MXIM) provides protection against counterfeit sensor data, guaranteeing its authenticity and integrity along the entire data chain, from transducer…

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