Violin Memory & Arrow Electronics Sign North America Distribution Deal

Santa Clara, CA— Violin Memory (NYSE:VMEM), a global pioneer of award-winning flash storage platform solutions for primary storage and active workloads, today announced a North American distribution agreement with Arrow Electronics. The agreement will provide Arrow resellers with access to Violin’s extensive Flash Storage Platform solutions, all-flash product portfolio and enterprise data services. In turn, Violin…

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Report: Manufacturing Needs to Evolve Risk Assessment

Manufacturers are facing complex business risks and disruptors, resulting in a need for the industry to evolve their risk assessment capabilities, according to a new study, jointly conducted by Deloitte and the Manufacturers Alliance for Productivity and Innovation (MAPI). One of the key findings indicates that supply chains need to be carefully managed or they…

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Midsize Manufacturers Expect Growth in 2015

Small and midsized manufacturers are particularly optimistic for 2015, according to Prime Advantage’s Group CFO Survey.  The manufacturing buying consortium announced the findings of its annual survey which revealed the financial projections and top economic concerns of industrial manufacturing companies. The results show continued optimism in the economy and positive growth expectations in several industries as Prime…

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Robots Assemble in Silicon Valley

SAN JOSE, Calif. – Silicon Valley is a pretty competitive venue for a youth robotics competition so when you win big, it’s pretty cool. Just ask Andrew Torrance, the president of Team 254 in the First Robotics Competition. Torrance represents Bellarmine College Preparatory, a private Jesuit high school in San Jose that last year won…

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eASIC Joins HMC Consortium

eASIC Corp. (@easic), a fabless semiconductor company that delivers a custom integrated circuit (IC) platform (eASIC Platform), today announced that it has joined the Hybrid Memory Cube Consortium. The organization includes more than 150 members dedicated to the development and establishment of an industry-standard interface specification for Hybrid Memory Cube (HMC) technology. “eASIC is delighted…

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Industrial Robotics to Reach $46B by 2020

According to a recently released TechSci Research report, “Global Industrial Robotics Market Forecast & Opportunities, 2020”, global market for industrial robotics is projected to reach USD46 billion by 2020. Growing adoption of industrial robots across various industries including automotive, electrical/electronics, food and beverage, among others, is the key factor driving the market for industrial robotics.…

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Cesare Garlati Joins prpl Foundation as Chief Security Strategist

Santa Clara, CA – Well-known information security expert Cesare Garlati today joins the prpl Foundation as Chief Security Strategist. Garlati will assist the Foundation with security strategy in the newly formed Security PEG (prpl Engineering Group), a working group dedicated to creating an open standard framework that addresses next-generation security requirements for connected devices. “Cesare…

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MagnaChip Filing Delayed

MagnaChip Semiconductor Corporation (“MagnaChip” or the “Company”) (NYSE: MX), a Korea-based designer and manufacturer of analog and mixed-signal semiconductor products, today announced that, as expected, on April 1, 2015, the Company received a letter from the New York Stock Exchange (the “NYSE”) indicating that the Company is not in compliance with the NYSE’s continued listing…

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