Avnet Launches New SpeedWay Series

 Avnet Electronics Marketing, an operating group of Avnet, Inc. (NYSE: AVT), has launched a new series of SpeedWay Design Workshops™ for designers of electronic applications based on the Xilinx® Zynq®-7000 All Programmable (AP) SoC. These technical sessions will be presented across the globe by Avnet subject matter experts in conjunction with Xilinx, Inc. (NASDAQ: XLNX).…

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ST Delivers ‘Mixed’ Q3 Results

STMicroelectronics NV reported a smaller loss for the September quarter on a sharp reduction in impairment and restructuring charges but the chipmaker is still facing headwinds in several of its markets in addition to industrywide inventory correction and softer demand across the semiconductor market. In response, ST said it will continue to focus on growth…

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EMC Awards Celestica

 Celestica Inc. (NYSE, TSX: CLS), a global leader in the delivery of end-to-end product lifecycle solutions, today announced that it has received the 2013 Supplier of the Year award from EMC. The distinction was awarded during EMC’s annual Supplier Day in Boston, Massachusetts. The 2013 Supplier of the Year award recognizes Celestica for developing innovative…

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Celestica Q3 Sales Dip

 Celestica Inc. (NYSE, TSX: CLS), a global leader in the delivery of end-to-end product lifecycle solutions, today announced financial results for the third quarter ended September 30, 2013. Third Quarter 2013 Highlights Revenue: $1.492 billion, within the range of our guidance of $1.425 to $1.525 billion (announced July 26, 2013), decreased 5% compared to the…

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Microsemi to Acquire Symmetricom

Microsemi Corp., a leading provider of semiconductor solutions differentiated by power, security, reliability and performance, and Symmetricom, Inc.,  a worldwide leader in precision time and frequency technologies, announced today that they have entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Symmetricom, Inc. for $7.18 per share through a cash tender offer, representing a premium of 49…

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Avnet Releases ADI and Xilinx Kits

Avnet Electronics Marketing, an operating group of Avnet, Inc. (NYSE: AVT), today released two kits designed by Avnet experts, the Zynq®-7000 All Programmable SoC / AD9361 Software-Defined Radio Evaluation Kit and the Zynq-7000 All Programmable SoC / AD9361 Software-Defined Radio Systems Development Kit. Targeted for software-defined radio, MIMO, public safety networks and general purpose data…

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