High Tech Faces a Long Winter

In the first installment of this series, we did a quick review of the high-tech sector and of the challenges and quandaries it has presented to modern society. The editorial concluded with the assertion that this sector had reached an inflection point never before seen in its history – a plateau of very modest and…

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Sanmina Posts Q1 Revenue Growth

Sanmina Corporation (“Sanmina” or the “Company”) (NASDAQ GS: SANM), a leading integrated manufacturing solutions company, today reported financial results for the first fiscal quarter ended December 27, 2014. First Quarter Fiscal 2015 Summary Revenue of $1.67 billion GAAP operating margin of 3.2 percent GAAP diluted earnings per share of $0.26 Non-GAAP(1) operating margin of 4.1…

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DesignCon Revs High-Speed Engine

Many of the world’s top engineers in high-speed chip and board interconnects will gather next month at DesignCon. Here’s my take on the annual event’s top sessions. I think DesignCon is all about pushing the envelope. Three sessions standout for me as clearly focused on pedal-to-the-metal engineering. These days 56 Gbit/second links are at the…

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Axsem Appoints Pan-European Distributor

Wokingham, England — Acal BFi, European leader in advanced technology solutions, has signed a new, pan-European distribution agreement with Axsem. Located in Switzerland, Axsem is a global leader in the development and manufacture of lowest-power high-performance VHF and UHF radio IC and microcontrollers as well as SoC. The company’s product portfolio is ideal for a wide range of…

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Pasternack Names New Product Manager

Pasternack Enterprises, Inc., a leading manufacturer and supplier of RF, microwave and millimeter wave products, welcomes Mr. Tim Galla as the company’s Product Manager for Active RF Components.   Mr. Galla brings 25+ years of product development, applications engineering and business development expertise to Pasternack from many of the RF/microwave industry’s most recognized names. Mr.…

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