AVX Releases New Vertical Poke-Home Connector Carefully Tooled to Compete Against Hand Soldering in 18AWG Applications

AVX Corporation, a leading manufacturer and supplier of passive components and interconnect solutions, has released the first vertical connector capable of successfully bridging the gap between inexpensive, but wildly inconsistent hand soldering processes and expensive, but exceedingly reliable two-piece connector systems in high volume, 18AWG applications with perpendicular terminations and limited board space, including: power supplies, LED drivers, and industrial and motor controls.

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Korail Successfully Increased the Efficiency of Ticket Machines by Importing DFI’s COM Express

With a rapid population growth in Korea, Seoul Metro has become one of the world’s busiest subway systems with a ridership of more than eight million passengers per day. Since studies have shown that ticketing experience plays a vital part in customers’ perception of transit service quality, Korea Railroad Corporation (Korail), a national operator of railway lines, recognized the need to deliver efficient passenger services by upgrading the ticket vending machines at major stations.

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SANYO DENKI Releases Ø175 mm × 69 mm Centrifugal Fan Industry’s leading airflow

SANYO DENKI CO., LTD. has developed and launched the San Ace C175 9TGA type Ø175 mm × 69 mm Centrifugal Fan. It features the industry’s highest airflow.*1 It is suitable for use in ICT equipment, large-scale inverters, refrigeration units, dust collectors, and air conditioners. It also has the PWM control function as standard that enables to externally control the rotational speed of the fan.

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Stackpole Introduces the RTAN Series Precision Thin Film Tantalum Nitride Chip Resistors

Stackpole Electronics, Inc. announces the release of their new RTAN series chip resistors. The AEC qualified RTAN is a Tantalum Nitride precision thin film resistor that is impervious to moisture corrosion. This type of thin film technology passes biased humidity testing at 85°C, 85% relative humidity, and 10% rated power for more than 1000 hours with very little shift in resistance. In addition, the materials and design are such that the RTAN is resistant to sulfur contamination and will pass the industry standard sulfur test ASTM B809-65 with minimal resistance shift.

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Vishay Intertechnology to Showcase Automotive Product Line at SIAT 2017

Vishay Intertechnology, Inc. (NYSE: VSH) today announced its product lineup for the Symposium on International Automotive Technology (SIAT) 2017, which takes place Jan. 18-21 at the ARAI Campus in Pune, India. Exhibiting in booth 159 with a "Think Automotive, Think Vishay" theme, Vishay will highlight a wide range of products from its automotive product line, including capacitors, resistors, inductors, diodes, MOSFETs, and optoelectronics designed to meet and exceed AEC qualifications.

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Vishay Intertechnology Releases Commercial Version of the Popular Automotive Grade IHLE Integrated E-Shield Inductor

Vishay Intertechnology, Inc. (NYSE: VSH) today announced a commercial version of its popular Automotive Grade IHLE series of low profile, high current inductors featuring integrated e-shields for EMI reduction. Available in the 2525, 3232, and 4040 case sizes, the Vishay Dale IHLE-2525CD-51, IHLE-3232DD-51, and IHLE-4040DD-51 contain the electric field associated with EMI in a tin-plated copper integrated shield, providing up to -20 dB of electric field reduction at 1 cm (above the center of the inductor) when the integrated shield is connected to ground. By eliminating the need for expensive board-level Faraday shielding to lower EMI, the devices reduce costs and save board space.

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Vishay Intertechnology to Highlight Automotive Product Line at Automotive World Japan Show 2017

Vishay Intertechnology, Inc. (NYSE: VSH) today announced its product lineup for the Automotive World Japan Show 2017, which takes place Jan. 18-20 at Tokyo Big Sight in Tokyo. Exhibiting in booth E38-38, East Hall 5, with a "Think Automotive, Think Vishay" theme, Vishay will highlight a wide range of products from its automotive product line, including capacitors, resistors, inductors, diodes, power MOSFETs, and optoelectronics designed to meet and exceed AEC qualifications.

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Silicon Labs Announces Fourth Quarter 2016 Earnings Webcast

Silicon Labs (NASDAQ: SLAB), a leading provider of silicon, software and solutions for the Internet of Things (IoT), today announced that it plans to release fourth quarter 2016 financial results on Wednesday, February 1, 2017. An earnings conference call will follow the release at 7:30 a.m. Central Time.

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Micron Technology to Hold 2017 Annual Meeting of Shareholders

Micron Technology, Inc., is a global leader in advanced semiconductor systems. Micron's broad portfolio of high-performance memory technologies—including DRAM, NAND and NOR Flash—is the basis for solid state drives, modules, multichip packages and other system solutions. Backed by more than 35 years of technology leadership, Micron's memory solutions enable the world's most innovative computing, consumer, enterprise storage, networking, mobile, embedded and automotive applications. Micron's common stock is traded on the NASDAQ under the MU symbol.

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