Avnet & Octonion Focus on AI & Security at the Edge

Success in today’s Internet of Things (IoT) marketplace requires unique combinations of hardware, software and security delivered in a timely manner to solve complex technical requirements. Now entrepreneurs and creators can expect to have a new solution that leverages Artificial Intelligence (AI) to help speed the development process through a new product being developed by…

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How Electronics Sourcing Practices Impact the Journey to Mars

The National Geographic channel’s “Mars” series has entered its second season and has inspired AspenCore’s Special Projects team to delve into the future of space exploration. Our “Road to Mars” report covers the designs, technologies and imagination that drive space research, and the electronics and sourcing infrastructure that support aerospace hardware development. The world’s fascination with Mars continues to fuel space…

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Electronics OCMs and Distributors Weigh in on Shortages, Tariffs & 2019

As the electronics industry plows through calendar Q4, murmurs of uncertainty around 2019 are surfacing. Analysts say there’s a possibility that demand for electronic components will cool in 2019, and tariffs continue to fuel uncertainty throughout the electronics supply chain. “Semiconductor memory ASPs are going to fall. Semiconductor sales are going to decline. The U.S…

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Factory, slows

U.S. Factory Activity Cools to 6-Month Low

The nation’s leading factory index dropped to its lowest level in six months as manufacturers try to manage through trade tensions, transportation shortages and a slowdown in orders. The Institute for Supply Management’s PMI decreased 2.1 percentage points to 57.7 percent in October, its lowest level since April. The PMI has declined for two consecutive…

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Mouser Becomes Distributor for Sudo Systems

Mouser Electronics, Inc. announces that it has entered into a distribution agreement with Sudo Systems, an innovator in high-performance embedded systems for next-generation Internet of Things (IoT) devices. As part of the agreement, Mouser Electronics becomes an authorized distributor of Sudo Systems’ groundbreaking SudoProc system-on-module (SoM). This revolutionary, high-performance module drastically reduces development time and…

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Infinite Electronics Names New President & CEO

Infinite Electronics, Inc., a leading global supplier of electronic components serving the urgent needs of engineers through a family of highly recognized and trusted brands, today announced the appointment of Penny Cotner as President and Chief Executive Officer. Current Chief Executive Officer Terry Jarnigan will be transitioning to the role of Executive Chairman. The changes…

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