Woodstock Wire: Passive EM Connectors News

April 23, 2018

Amphenol RF Supports Connected Car Infrastructure

EMSNow - Outsourcing Insights -- Amphenol RF releases technical paper focusing on products relating to connected car infrastructure Danbury, CT - Amphenol RF is pleased to announce...

April 23, 2018 05:58 PM

Rockwell Automation Simplifies Analytics for Industrial Productivity

Business Wire: Software -- Today, Rockwell Automation expands the FactoryTalk analytics portfolio, empowering users to quickly and confidently make informed decisions.

April 23, 2018 05:53 PM

April 22, 2018

EMS production disrupted by passive components shortages

DigiTimes -- Increasingly serious shortfalls in the supply of passive components have disrupted production at some major EMS firms in Taiwan, undermining...

April 22, 2018 07:08 AM

Taiwan makers to gain from Murata move to drop lower-end MLCC production

DigiTimes -- Taiwan makers of MLCCs will stand to benefit from Japan-based Murata Manufacturing's move to drop the production of general-type MLCCs before...

April 22, 2018 07:08 AM

FFC and FPC Connector Product Roundup

Connector and Cable Assembly Supplier -- This week's product roundup highlights FFC and FPC connector solutions from top suppliers. I-PEX Connectors' DW5 two-way FPC and discrete wire...

April 22, 2018 06:59 AM

The Maker Movement Encourages Tech Tinkerers to Try This at Home

Connector and Cable Assembly Supplier -- As growing numbers of hobbyists and makers tinker with today's technology, more electronics companies are meeting their makers.

April 22, 2018 06:59 AM

TE Connectivity Debuts New Waterproof USB Type-C Connector

PR Newswire: Networks -- TE Connectivity (TE), a world leader in connectivity and sensors, today introduced its new waterproof on-board USB Type-C receptacle connector...

April 22, 2018 06:38 AM

April 20, 2018

Abracon | 3 Benefits of Wireless Charging

Electronics -- Abracon News - Wireless charging is coming into its own...find out the top benefits.

April 20, 2018 04:10 PM

Samtec and Mellanox Demonstrate Next Gen SiPho COBO Platform

Electronics -- Samtec Blog - COBO, Silicon Photonics

Kevin Burt, Application Engineer at the Samtec Optical Group, walks us through a demonstration using silicon...

April 20, 2018 04:10 PM

April 19, 2018

C&K Acquires Vuillermoz

Electronics Purchasing Strategies -- C&K, one of the world's most trusted brands of high-quality electromechanical switches, today announces that it has acquired the company Vuillermoz,...

April 19, 2018 07:46 PM

Why TE Connectivity's Sam Alesio thinks printed electronics have a future in component manufacturing

Enterprise -- ITBusiness.ca - Tyco Electronics (TE) Connectivity might not be a household name, but the Switzerland-based company's products - connectors and...

April 19, 2018 05:48 PM

Power factor correction: PQvar(tm) boosts energy efficiency and ensures load balancing

Electronics -- EPCOS - TDK Corporation presents EPCOS PQvar(tm), a modular static var generator for active stepless power factor correction and load balancing...

April 19, 2018 05:18 PM

New VPX Computing Platforms Include FireFly(tm) Micro Flyover System(tm)

Electronics -- Samtec Blog - Standardization. COTS. Interoperability. Configurable.

These often-used terms describe on-going efforts to define flexible and...

April 19, 2018 05:17 PM

April 18, 2018

Two are better than one

Electronics -- Schurter Products - More and more devices on the power grid must function smoothly without interfering with each other. Not so easy, since switching...

April 18, 2018 09:58 PM

KAIST develops sodium ion batteries using copper sulfide

Life -- EurekAlert - A KAIST research team recently developed sodium ion batteries using copper sulfide anode. This finding will contribute to advancing...

April 18, 2018 07:44 PM

Specs Kit Downloads Now Available on Series Pages

Electronics -- Samtec Blog - Our full part number Technical Specifications pages have long allowed you to download a "Specs Kit" for a full part number, giving...

April 18, 2018 04:06 PM

April 17, 2018

Multilayer ceramic chip capacitors: Soft-termination MLCCs with low ESR

Electronics -- EPCOS - TDK Corporation has developed the industry's first soft-termination MLCCs with low ESR. The new CN series features terminal electrodes...

April 17, 2018 03:27 PM

AVX to Present & Exhibit at the 2018 Components for Military & Space Electronics Conference & Exhibition

Electronics -- AVX - Invited to present two technical papers, teach an in-depth training seminar, and co-chair a conference session, AVX's presence at CMSE...

April 17, 2018 03:10 AM

New BTB Pin Jumpers for Maximum Tolerance Absorption in SSL & Industrial Applications

Electronics -- AVX - Although designed for use in conjunction with AVX's new 2.5mm no-wire-stop 70-9296 Series STRIPT(tm)poke-home contact, the new 10-9296...

April 17, 2018 03:09 AM


Electronics Extra -- C&K, one of the world's most trusted brands of high-quality electromechanical switches, announced that it has partnered with Charlton, a reseller...

April 17, 2018 03:08 AM

Solid State Supplies Ltd announces new partnership with VPT, Inc. to deliver power solutions for mission critical applications

Electronics Extra -- Solid State Supplies Ltd. is pleased to announce that it has been appointed as the sole and exclusive representative / distributor...

April 17, 2018 03:07 AM

April 15, 2018

Yageo March revenues surge 80%

DigiTimes -- Passive component maker Yageo has reported consolidated revenues for March 2018 surged 32.8% sequentially and 80.1% from a year earlier to a...

April 15, 2018 04:21 AM

Pasternack Introduces New Line of Quick Connect RF Loads with 10 Different Connector Options

PR Newswire: Semantic Web -- Pasternack, a leading provider of RF, microwave and millimeter wave products, has launched a new line of RF loads with ten different types of...

April 15, 2018 03:26 AM

Ossia and Molex Expand Collaboration to Bring Cota Real Wireless Power(tm) to Market

PR Newswire: High Tech Security -- Molex, LLC and Ossia, Inc. announced that the companies have launched a joint project to collaborate on the next-generation Cota(r) antenna designs....

April 15, 2018 03:12 AM

Molex and TTTech Announce Collaboration to Develop Industrial IoT Solutions

Business Wire: Hardware -- Molex and TTTech Announce Collaboration to Develop Industrial IoT Solutions

April 15, 2018 03:08 AM

April 13, 2018

Gaining Insight on Industrial Automation Trends

Electronics -- Bourns Blog - Camilo Delgado - Bourns Industrial Market DirectorI caught up with Bourns' Industrial Market Director, Camilo Delgado, to learn...

April 13, 2018 03:09 PM

Top 3 benefits of LoRa and other LPWAN IoT Protocols

Electronics -- Abracon News - Wondering why LPWAN is the next emerging wireless connectivity protocol for the IoT?

April 13, 2018 03:09 PM

March 2018 Web Updates for Samtec.com

Electronics -- Samtec Blog - In March 2018, we turned our attention back to our on-site search tool, to complete Phase 3 of our user experience upgrades. We...

April 13, 2018 03:09 PM

2018 - Another Great Year?

Distribution -- TTI MarketEye - Bishop & Associates is forecasting another excellent year in 2018. We believe sales will grow +6.8%.

April 13, 2018 03:00 PM

April 12, 2018

NTC thermistors: New data book for NTC thermistors

Electronics -- EPCOS - TDK Corporation presents the completely revised data book for EPCOS NTC thermistors. Product highlights include NTC elements for measuring...

April 12, 2018 03:57 PM

April 11, 2018

Phase 3 Updates to our On-Site Search Tool

Electronics -- Samtec Blog - In summer of 2017, we rolled out a major upgrade to our on-site search tool. This upgrade added a full UX revamp, advanced filtering,...

April 11, 2018 03:31 PM

April 10, 2018

AVX Releases the First Industrial Poke-Home Connector Available Without a Wire Stop

Electronics -- AVX - Designed for use in SSL, industrial, & other ruggedized applications, the new 2.5mm 70-9296 Series STRIPT(tm) contacts accept an industry-leading...

April 10, 2018 03:35 PM

April 09, 2018

Harwin Introduces Ultra-Compact Fine Pitch Cable-to-Board Connector Offering

Electronics Extra -- Highly optimised for addressing space issues on crowded PCBs

Continuing to extend the breadth of its interconnect...

April 09, 2018 03:46 PM

April 08, 2018

Stacked MLCCs with High Capacitance and Low ESR

PowerPulse.Net -- TDK Corporation has developed a new series of vertically-stacked MEGACAP type MLCCs that combine high capacitance and low ESR. The new CA series...

April 08, 2018 03:15 AM

New Vishay Intertechnology Conductive and Hybrid Conductive Aluminum Polymer Capacitors

Electronics Maker -- Devices Deliver Longer Useful Life, Higher Ripple Current, and Lower Impedance Than Standard Aluminum Capacitors

April 08, 2018 03:08 AM

Samtec to Feature Demonstrations of 12G-SDI RF Solutions at NAB Show 2018 in Las Vegas

Techwire -- Samtec will display its interconnect solutions optimized for equipment used throughout the broadcast video ecosystem which enable these technologies....

April 08, 2018 03:00 AM

April 06, 2018

Amphenol RF Showcases Innovative Solutions for Customer-Specific Applications

EMSNow - Outsourcing Insights -- The Innovation Showcase exhibits the collaborative efforts between Amphenol RF and our customers.

April 06, 2018 07:00 PM

AVX Corporation Announces a Definitive Agreement to Acquire KUMATEC

Business Wire: Semiconductor -- AVX Corporation (NYSE: AVX) today announced that its subsidiary, AVX Interconnect Europe GmbH ("AVX Interconnect"), a limited liability company...

April 06, 2018 05:43 PM

Alfred Muller retiring

Electronics -- ebm-papst - Alfred Muller was Head of Domestic Sales at ebm-papst for 27 years and, as Managing Director from 2006, successfully established...

April 06, 2018 02:56 PM

Offshore No More - Innovation is Growing in India

Electronics -- Samtec Blog - Initial thoughts of high-tech in India usually start with IT and software. India's technically proficient, English speaking workforce...

April 06, 2018 02:55 PM

The Dodd-Frank Act and Conflict Minerals

Electronics -- Samtec Blog - Most people are aware of "Blood Diamonds" mainly due to the 2006 movie "Blood Diamond" starring Leonardo DiCaprio, but you may...

April 06, 2018 02:55 PM