Toshiba to Start Mass Production of Next Generation NAND Flash Memory

Toshiba Corp. and Toshiba America Electronic Components, Inc., (TAEC), a committed leader that collaborates with technology companies to create breakthrough designs, today announced that the company has developed second generation 19 nanometer process technology that it will apply to mass production of 2-bit-per-cell 64 gigabit NAND memory chips later this month. Toshiba has used the…

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SanDisk Sampling New Flash Storage Solution

SanDisk Corporation (NASDAQ: SNDK), today announced it has begun customer sampling of flash memory products based on its industry-leading 1Ynm process technology, which represents its second generation 19 nanometer (nm) manufacturing technology. SanDisk’s achievement of this breakthrough in semiconductor manufacturing takes its memory cell size from 19nm-by-26nm to 19nm-by-19.5nm, delivering a 25 percent reduction of…

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Kemet Names Mouser Electronics High Service Distributor of the Year

Mouser Electronics, Inc., a top design engineering resource and global distributor for semiconductors and electronic components, has won High Service Distributor of the Year from Kemet. The prestigious award was presented to Mouser during the Electronic Distribution Show in Las Vegas. Kemet also presented TTI with the Distributor of the Year Award for 2013 making it a clean sweep for the  TTI/Mouser Team. Also…

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Littelfuse Hosts Speed2Design TechTalks at NASA

Littelfuse, Inc., the global leader in circuit protection, has created a NASA Exploration & Discovery Experience for the engineering community as part of its 2013 Speed2Design™ promotion. Winning design engineers will get an opportunity to go behind the scenes to spend time with NASA engineers at two premiere NASA facilities. Littelfuse will host Speed2Design TechTalk events at NASA’s Ames…

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Avnet to Co-Present an End-User Case Study with Gartner on Building Multi-Tier Supply Chain Visibility and Improving Supplier Collaboration

Avnet,  Inc.,  a leading global technology distributor, today announced that Douglas  Kent, global vice president of Avnet Velocity, will co-present an end-user case study with Gartner analysts Greg Aimi and Ray  Barger titled, “Multi-Tier Visibility Is Now Table Stakes: Making Smart Bets on Upstream Supplier Visibility,” at the Gartner  Supply Chain Executive Summit. The summit will be held at the…

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TTI, Inc. Vice President of Quality to Speak at SMTA/CALCE Counterfeit Symposium

TTI, Inc. Vice President Total Quality, Kevin Sink, is slated to speak at the SMTA/CALCE Electronic Parts and Supply Chain Counterfeit Symposium June 25-27, 2013, in College Park, Maryland on the University of Maryland campus. Recognized as an industry thought leader on this important hot button issue, Sink will present “A Workable Counterfeit Risk Mitigation…

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Microchip Delivers 12 Billionth PIC Microcontroller to Nidec

Microchip Technology Inc., a leading provider of microcontroller, mixed-signal, analog and Flash-IP solutions, today announced the shipment of its 12 billionth PIC® microcontroller (MCU) to the Nidec Corporation—a preeminent global supplier of precision motors, based in Japan.  Microchip delivered this 12 billionth MCU approximately 10 months after delivering its 11 billionth. Today’s announcement demonstrates the…

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ECIA Education Foundation Announces Board of Director Elections

The Electronic Components Industry Association (ECIA) Education Foundation Board of Directors elected the 2013-2014 slate of officers at its recent meeting in St. Louis. Dave Doherty, Digi-Key Corp. will continue his term as Foundation President joined by Diane Sweeney, TE Connectivity as Vice President; Al Frugaletti, Rochester Electronics as Secretary and Doug Canterbury, Luscombe Engineering…

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