Tariffs Advance U.S. Tech Goals in China, Experts Say

Editor’s Note: This is the first of two articles examining the impact of tariffs — positive and negative–on the electronics industry. It feels like the U.S.-China tariff-and-trade war has been waging so long we’ve forgotten how it started, but its goals remain the same. The Trump administration is pressuring China to change its behavior toward…

Abracon and NXP Release Rapid IoT Prototyping Kit

Abracon, LLC (Abracon), The Heartbeat of the IoT®, a leading global manufacturer of frequency control, timing, synchronization, RF, connectivity and power solutions collaborated with NXP® Semiconductors to address prototyping and small production needs in the Internet of Things (IoT) sector. Abracon contributions to the NXP kit include timing, RF and Near Field Communications (NFC) antenna…

Abracon Launches New Website

Abracon, LLC (Abracon), a leading global manufacturer of frequency control, timing, synchronization, RF, connectivity, and power component solutions is proud to announce the launch of the new Abracon.com website. The new website reflects our position as a leading supplier of electronic component solutions and clearly defines our commitment to supporting our global design communities. The…

Abracon Names New Distribution Director

Abracon, LLC. (Abracon), a leading global manufacturer of frequency control, signal conditioning, clocking and magnetic components, announces Chad VanDoorninck as Director, Distribution. In his new role, Chad will work with Abracon’s comprehensive network of distribution channel partners to enhance the product availability and support for end customers and EMSi Providers. “We are happy to enlist…

TTI, Abracon Sign Distribution Agreement

TTI, Inc., the leading authorized distributor of interconnect, passive, electromechanical and discrete components, announced today the company has entered into a global distribution agreement with Abracon, LLC, a leading global manufacturer of frequency control, signal conditioning, clocking and magnetic components. “With mutual focus on IP&E and discrete components, the two companies are leaders in the…

Calabria Sets Abracon’s Channel-Centric Agenda

From a distributor’s perspective, not all suppliers are created equal. Some component makers view the channel as a valued extension of their salesforce; others view distributors as an offsite repository for their inventory. Abracon LLC CEO Mike Calabria is making sure his company falls in the former category. “We are extremely channel-centric,” said the former…

Abracon Names Mike Calabria President & CEO

Abracon Holdings, LLC. (Abracon), a leading global manufacturer of frequency control, signal conditioning, clock distribution and magnetic components announced Mike Calabria as President and CEO. Calabria, who joined the Board of Directors in March 2015, has been serving as Chief Operating Officer since August 2015. Calabria has nearly 40 years of total experience in the…

SiTime, Abracon Sign Partnership Agreement

Sunnyvale, Calif. — SiTime Corporation, a MEMS and analog semiconductor company and a wholly owned subsidiary of MegaChips Corporation (Tokyo Stock Exchange: 6875), today announced a strategic partnership with Abracon LLC, a global manufacturer of frequency control, signal conditioning, clock distribution and magnetic components. With this agreement, Abracon expands its product portfolio and will supply and support MEMS timing…