Lam Unveils New Capabilities for 3D NAND Fabrication

San Francisco, Calif. – Lam Research Corp. (NASDAQ:LRCX), a major global supplier of innovative wafer fabrication equipment and services to the semiconductor industry, today unveiled its latest thin film deposition and plasma etch products for 3D NAND fabrication. As memory customers begin ramping production of these new devices, greater process control is needed for cost-effective manufacturing.…

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TVS Expands into China through Partnership

Bristol, UK – TVS, a leader in software test and hardware verification solutions, today announced it is continuing its international expansion through a partnership with TopBrain Design Systems. TopBrain is an advanced verification solutions provider for complex electronics design organisations and this partnership announcement formalises TopBrain as the official partner for all of TVS’ products…

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TTI Adds AirBorn Interconnects

Fort Worth, Tex. – TTI, Inc., the leading global distributor of interconnect, passive, electromechanical and discrete components, announced today the company has added a new connector supplier, AirBorn Interconnects. For more than 45 years, AirBorn has been supplying interconnect systems for aerospace, medical, instrumentation, storage and networking, space exploration and energy industries. AirBorn’s wide range of…

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Semiconductor Sales Reached $26.9B in May

Washington — The Semiconductor Industry Association (SIA), representing U.S. leadership in semiconductor manufacturing and design, today announced that worldwide sales of semiconductors reached $26.86 billion for the month of May 2014, 8.8 percent higher than the May 2013 total of $24.69 billion and 2.0 percent more than last month’s total of $26.34 billion. Sales in the Americas increased 10.6 percent year-over-year in May,…

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Atmel to Acquire Newport Media

  Atmel® Corporation (NASDAQ: ATML), a leader in microcontroller and touch technology solutions, today announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Newport Media, Inc. (“NMI”), a leading provider of high performance low power Wi-Fi and Bluetooth solutions, that will enable Atmel to offer the industry’s most complete wireless portfolio of smart connected…

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Element14 Expands Kemet Portfolio

 Element14 has expanded its portfolio of KEMET capacitors for electronics design and production with the newest lines of super capacitors, inductors and signal relays, suitable for applications in automotive, communications and industrial. Marc Grange, Head of Product Marketing, element14 Asia-Pacific said, “We are delighted to add these popular KEMET products and make it available for…

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