Chip Security Emerges a Hot Topic in the Supply Chain

AspenCore Media has taken a deep dive into the question of Where Security Meets Privacy in the 21st Century. Included in this Special Project are: Sitting at the Crossroads of Cybersecurity and Privacy, Designing Hardware for Data Privacy, and Facial Recognition: The Ugly Truth. For electronics OEMs, ensuring that the semiconductor chips that they source…

Summer School for Buyers: HDI & Auto Design

Today’s automotive industry is changing at an incredibly fast pace, moving from combustion engine-based designs with human drivers to driverless, electronics-based systems. This automotive transformation presents some clear electronic design challenges in the inevitable shift toward the design and production of semi- and fully autonomous vehicles.  At the electronic component level, miniaturization will be achieved…

Electronic Shortages Bad & Getting Worse

For weeks and months, it’s been a buyer’s nightmare: all sorts of electronic parts are on allocation and prices are on the rise. Everything from capacitors to hard disk drives is in short supply. There’s no end in sight.   The recently released Fusion Worldwide’s Greensheet traces some of the trends and there is little good…

5 OEMs Unite Their Supply Chains on Single Digital Platform “Ecosystem”

Detroit, MI    – Surgere, the industry leader in providing digitized visibility and control in the automotive supply chain, has announced a large-scale deployment of their shared platform that represents an unprecedented unification of automakers and the growing list of their suppliers. The Surgere digital environment directly tackles the inherent loss and inefficiency in the automotive…