New Circular Connectors Authorized for Nett Warrior Program

HARRISBURG, Pa. – October 03, 2017 – TE Connectivity (TE), a world leader in connectivity and sensors, has released its O.C.H. micro circular connectors, in accordance with standards specified by the U.S. Army’s Nett Warrior program. TE designed its circular connectors to meet these rigorous performance requirements, and they are now the second authorized source of Nett Warrior connectors for use in Nett Warrior soldier systems and peripheral devices.

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Military & Defense Solutions Enhance Survivability on the Connected Battlefield

Members of the media are invited to visit TE Connectivity (TE), a world leader in connectivity and sensors, at the 2017 AUSA Annual Meeting and Exposition to witness the launch of its line of O.C.H. micro circular connectors authorized for use in the U.S. Army’s Nett Warrior Soldier vests and peripheral devices. In addition, attending members of the media will have the opportunity to explore TE’s wide range of other military and defense solutions. The Nett Warrior program was developed to meet the need for instant situational awareness and communications capabilities that the modern battlefield demands. TE’s O.C.H. micro circular connectors enable Nett Warrior systems to provide dismounted Soldiers with this connectivity without increasing weight or sacrificing performance.

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New Circular Connectors Authorized for Nett Warrior Program

HARRISBURG, Pa. – October 03, 2017 – TE Connectivity (TE), a world leader in connectivity and sensors, has released its O.C.H. micro circular connectors, in accordance with standards specified by the U.S. Army’s Nett Warrior program. TE designed its circular connectors to meet these rigorous performance requirements, and they are now the second authorized source of Nett Warrior connectors for use in Nett Warrior soldier systems and peripheral devices.

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Stackpole Develops Ultra-high Voltage Chip Resistors

RALEIGH, NC (October 3, 2017) – Stackpole Electronics, Inc. announces the release of the UHV series of ultra-high voltage chip resistors. Resistance values from 100Megohm up to 10Gigohm are available in TCR as low as 100 ppm and tolerances as low as 1%. The UHV typically offers untrimmed resistive elements for 10% tolerances and wider which provide the best stability over life testing and extremely low VCR.

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STMicroelectronics and Objenious Collaborate to Speed Connection of IoT Nodes to LoRa® Networks

Geneva, Switzerland, and Sevres, France, October 3, 2017 – STMicroelectronics (NYSE: STM), a global semiconductor leader serving customers across the spectrum of electronics applications and member of the board of the LoRa Alliance™, and Objenious, a founding member of the LoRa Alliance and the first carrier in France to provide a nationwide LoRa® network, are working together to accelerate the connection of Internet-of-Things (IoT) nodes to LoRa networks. ST’s development kits certified on the Objenious network are available now, greatly reducing R&D effort and time to market in the creation of new LoRa devices.

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Anti-moisture Thru-hole Resistors

Anti-moisture thru-hole resistors represent an important segment of the resistor market. There are many designs that require resistors to perform in high humidity environments and engineers need the mechanical stability and thermal characteristics of a thru-hole connection. We will examine the most common products for these requirements and discuss the benefits of using each for a given application.

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Vishay Intertechnology Wet Tantalum Capacitor Offers Industry-High Capacitance, Design Flexibility for Military and Avionics Systems

MALVERN, Pa. — Oct. 2, 2017 — To meet the needs of military and avionics applications, Vishay Intertechnology, Inc. (NYSE: VSH) today introduced a new high energy wet tantalum capacitor that delivers the industry's highest capacitance per voltage rating and case size for this device type. For increased design flexibility, the EP1 is available with radial through-hole or surface-mount terminations in the A, B, and C case codes, each with a stud mount option.

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Bourns Hosts Science & Technology Student/Teacher Conference

RIVERSIDE, Calif., September 27, 2017 - Bourns, Inc., a leading manufacturer and supplier of electronic components, today announced that for the seventh consecutive year, the company will host the three-day Science and Technology Education Partnership (STEP) student and teacher conference in Riverside, California. Started in 2000, STEP is the first organization of its kind in the region, and has a charter to help close the skills gap between local K-12 students and the employment needs of the high-tech industry. Expecting to host 5,000 area students and their teachers from Riverside and San Bernardino Counties, this year’s STEP conference will be held on October 3-5, 2017 at the Bourns Technology Center.

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