Broadcom Unveils First Secure MCUs with NFC

Irvine, Calif. – Broadcom Corp. has extended its StrataGX portfolio with a new family of secure microcontrollers (MCUs) that delivers advanced security and integrated NFC for a variety of low-power connected devices. The BCM58100 family is designed for a variety of embedded applications including mPOS terminals, personal computers, security systems, and home automation, including Internet…

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Kemet Acquires IntelliData

KEMET Corporation (NYSE: KEM), a leading global supplier of electronic components, has purchased IntelliData, Inc., a Greenwood Village, Colorado-based developer of digital solutions supporting discovery, decision support, and the sales and marketing of electronic components. As a KEMET vendor since 2000, IntelliData provides a variety of content automation and delivery tools and services. “The needs…

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EU Conflict Minerals Vote Set

Just as U.S. companies seem to have a handle on conflict minerals legislation, the EU is poised to pass its own law regarding these materials that are widely used in electronics. In the U.S., the so-called conflict minerals rule, Dodd-Frank Section 1502, requires public companies to disclose the presence of conflict minerals (tin, tantalum, tungsten,…

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ON Semi Awards Future

Future Electronics, a global leading distributor of electronic components, is honored to have been recognized by ON Semiconductor as their 2014 Distribution Partner for the Americas, for the second consecutive year. This annual award is given in recognition for growing product sales, generating significant new business, and effectively supporting customers’ needs and ON Semiconductor’s initiatives…

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Forging the Future of Last-Mile Delivery

With the 2014 holiday season safely behind us, retailers can look back on this critical time of year to see how efficiently they were able to meet their goals and generate customer satisfaction. The 2013 holidays were tough for delivery services companies, with bottlenecked deliveries showing organizations just how drastically online shopping and the e-commerce…

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