Vishay Intertechnology RF MLCCs Offer Reliability and Design Flexibility With Industry's First Operating Temps to +200 °C in Small Cases

MALVERN, Pa. — Aug. 7, 2017 — Vishay Intertechnology, Inc. (NYSE: VSH) today introduced the industry's first surface-mount multilayer ceramic chip capacitors (MLCCs) for high frequency RF and microwave applications to offer an operating temperature range to +200 °C. For telecom base stations and military communication systems, the Vishay Vitramon VJ HIFREQ HT series provides ultra high Q and low ESR in four compact case sizes.

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Analog Devices Adds POWERLINK to its RapID Platform Network Interface for Improved Design Flexibility and Reliability

Analog Devices, Inc. (ADI) today announced it has added POWERLINK, a real-time industrial Ethernet protocol, to the RapID™ Platform Network Interface developed by the company’s Deterministic Ethernet Technology Group (formally Innovasic, Inc.). The complete, pre-tested, pre-certified solution enables system designers to add Industrial Ethernet to an existing product or to a new product in the fastest time and at the lowest cost. With the RapID Platform Network Interface, system designers have the flexibility to embed the RapID Platform into their field device application as a module or completely embed the module’s components into the field device’s circuit card.

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