Bourns Receives TTI 2016 Global Operations Excellence Award

RIVERSIDE, Calif., June 6, 2017 - Bourns, Inc., a leading manufacturer and supplier of electronic components, today announced that it has received TTI's Global Operations Excellence Award. For the second consecutive year, Bourns has won this prestigious award. In its sixth year, the Global Operations Excellence Award recognizes the supplier who earns the award in all three TTI regions – Americas, EMEA, and Asia, and who scores the highest total points globally. TTI's Supplier Excellence Award program measures on-time delivery, receiving quality, customer-reported quality, administrative quality, operations and business systems as well as quantifying sales and management support performance.

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G+D Mobile Security, Murata, and STMicroelectronics Bring Flexible and Efficient Security Solutions to a Wide Range of IoT Devices

Munich, Kyoto, Geneva, June 6, 2017 – New long-range and low-power IoT (Internet of Things) technologies like Low-Power Wide Area Networks (LPWAN) are enabling new use cases in application areas such as smart cities, smart agriculture, smart manufacturing, and work safety. Alongside robustness and availability, Security is a key to successful adoption of these new applications. G+D Mobile Security, Murata, and STMicroelectronics have teamed up to integrate cost-effective security features into IoT devices. Available now for a wide range of applications and vertical markets, the joint solution aims to ensure integrity and confidentiality of the data exchanged and to allow the distribution of LPWAN keys[1] in a fully secure manner.

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TE Connectivity’s LEV100H Contactor Operates in Harsh and Explosive Environments

HARRISBURG, Pa. – June 06, 2017 – TE Connectivity (TE), a world leader in connectivity and sensors, has released its new KILOVAC LEV100H extended performance contactors with auxiliary contacts. Designed for harsh environment and load applications, this version of the LEV series contactors offers extremely high performance for its small size and low weight. Hermetically sealed, LEV100H contactors can withstand the extreme operating conditions in most harsh battery storage and power distribution systems without oxidation or contamination of contacts, even after long periods of non-operation.

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Analog Devices’ Wideband GaN MMIC Amplifier Offers High Gain, Power and Efficiency in Compact Design

NORWOOD, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Analog Devices, Inc. today introduced a wideband gallium nitride (GaN) power amplifier that offers best-in-class performance within a compact design. Covering the 300 MHz to 6 GHz spectrum, the highly integrated HMC8205 provides significant benefits for system designers of applications such as wireless infrastructure, radar, public mobile radio, and general-purpose amplification test equipment that require pulse or continuous wave (CW) support. The HMC8205 GaN MMIC amplifier offers unmatched integration, gain, efficiency, and wide bandwidth in a small footprint that requires minimal external circuitry, thereby reducing overall component count and board space.

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AVX is Showcasing its RF/Microwave Solutions at IMS 2017

FOUNTAIN INN, S.C. (June 5, 2017) - AVX Corporation, a leading manufacturer and supplier of passive components and interconnect solutions, is showcasing its vast portfolio of high-performance RF and microwave solutions at this year's IEEE International Microwave Symposium (IMS 2017), which is taking place this week, June 4 - 9, in Honolulu.

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Pulse Electronics Releases Series of 2.5GBase-T Ethernet Magnetics

Pulse electronics offers full line of 2.5GBase-T Ethernet magnetics supporting 4P PoE connections for multiple Ethernet applications. The parts are compatible with all major 2.5GBase-T PHY suppliers. Multiple package options and extended temp. solutions are available. The parts are ideal for applications requiring higher bandwidth and PoE function such as base stations, 802.11ac access points, routers, switches and video displays.

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High-Performance Fanless Embedded Systems for Machine Vision and Factory Automation

DFI’s EC500-SD series is a high-performance and compact embedded system equipped with 6th Generation Intel® Core™ i7/i5/i3 processors and Intel® Q170 chipset. It targets machine vision applications requiring high computing power and accurate real-time data transition with minimal footprint. These industrial computers also provide large numbers of I/O ports (PoE LAN ports and high-speed USB 3.0 ports to connect with industrial cameras, and up to 6 COM ports to integrate with PLCs) and multiple PCIe/PCI expansion to empower vision cards, graphic cards, or motion cards. This new series comes in 3 SKUs: EC500-SD, EC510/EC511-SD (one expansion slot), and EC531/EC532-SD (2 expansion slots) to satisfy your diversified requirements in vision systems, machine automation, and motion control.

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Introducing LTspice Models, New Product Updates, & EDS Summit Recap

Circuit behavior can be a huge challenge for design engineers. Not only do you have to do DC and High Frequency response analysis, you also need to design within an aggressive project timeline. Fortunately, we have you covered. When you download our LTspice Models, you can speed up the design for a more stable, reliable circuit. Check out our full announcement article to get the details, including a helpful video on steps to access the library once you download.

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Stackpole's Radial Leaded MOV offers General Purpose Overvoltage Protection

RALEIGH, NC (June 1, 2017) – The RV Series from Stackpole is a radial leaded metal oxide varistors available in a wide range of disk sizes and working voltages designed for general purpose overvoltage protection. The RV Series is UL1449 certified and offers disk sizes from 5mm up to 20mm with peak current ratings up to 18,000 amps and energy handling up to 792J. The RV Series offers protection for electronics with operating voltages ranging from 14VDC to 1465VDC.

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Bourns Space, Volume-saving FLAT® GDT Selected by Phoenix Contact for their Newest TERMITRAB Complete Surge Protection Device

RIVERSIDE, Calif., May 31, 2017 - Bourns, Inc., a leading manufacturer and supplier of electronic components, today announced that Phoenix Contact, a leader in the development of future-oriented components, systems, and solutions, has selected the Bourns® Model 2017 Series FLAT® GDT for its TERMITRAB Complete product, which Phoenix Contact boasts is the world's thinnest surge protection device (SPD). The space and volume-saving breakthroughs made in the Bourns® FLAT® GDT design are a major contributing factor that enabled Phoenix Contact to significantly reduce the size and profile of its latest SPD to a mere 3.5 mm wide.

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