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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Rugged Electronic and Fiber Optic Components for a Tactical Edge on the Battlefield

Members of the media are invited to visit TE Connectivity (TE), a world leader in connectivity and sensors, at booth #1117 at Modern Day Marine (MDM) 2017 to explore TE’s passive, electronic and fiber optic components designed specifically to address the evolving expeditionary needs of the United States Marine Corps. Integrated communications is central to improving battlefield connectivity. Modern military operations rely on networking that maximizes situational awareness and effective deployment while maintaining signal integrity and increasing bandwidth.

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Vishay Intertechnology Launches Industry-First High Frequency IHLP® Inductor Series, Boosting DC/DC Efficiency

MALVERN, Pa. — Sept. 14, 2017 — Vishay Intertechnology, Inc. (NYSE: VSH) today introduced the first extended-frequency inductor in the low profile, high current IHLP® family. The new IHLP‑1616BZ-0H series features high frequency performance up to 10 MHz with the lowest losses of any inductor on the market for frequencies of 1 MHz and above. By using the IHLP-1616BZ-0H, designers can improve efficiency and potentially reduce the size of DC/DC converter circuitry.

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TE Connectivity Introduces Cabled STRADA Whisper Connectors

Harrisburg, Pa. – August 23, 2017 – TE Connectivity (TE), a world leader in connectivity and sensors, today announced its cabled STRADA Whisper product line. Cabled STRADA Whisper connectors eliminate the need for printed circuit board (PCB) backplanes to achieve improved performance and flexibility as data speeds increase. Ideal for high performance computing (HPC) and core routing applications, among others, these new connectors continue to offer the same best-in-class electrical and signal integrity (SI) performance of the STRADA Whisper product family, and can support 25-56 Gbps PAM-4, with future expansion to 56 Gbps NRZ. Cabled STRADA Whisper connectors also reduce insertion loss for improved channel margin and allow for more creative system architecture design possibilities.

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TE Connectivity’s DEUTSCH Lightweight Feedthrough Built for High-Powered Solutions

HARRISBURG, Pa. – June 20, 2017 – TE Connectivity (TE), a world leader in connectivity and sensors, has released its newly developed DEUTSCH lightweight bulkhead feedthrough. This high-power connector offers a lightweight method of connecting electrical power through an equipment bulkhead. Suited for most harsh environments of power distribution in commercial aircraft, military aircraft and ground vehicles, TE’s new bulkhead aluminum feedthroughs are up to 50 percent lighter than existing TE standard male terminal feedthroughs.

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STMicroelectronics and Allystar to Cooperate on GNSS Applications and Solutions

Beijing, China, May 17, 2017 – STMicroelectronics (NYSE: STM), a global semiconductor leader serving customers across the spectrum of electronics applications and a leading supplier of automotive electronics worldwide, together with Allystar, a spin-out from CEC Huada Electronic Design Co. Ltd. and a leading Chinese GNSS chip designer, announce their cooperation to develop and market GNSS (Global Navigation Satellite Systems) solutions for automotive products and other applications.

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Connecting Underwater Exploration Technologies

Members of the media are invited to visit TE Connectivity (TE), a world leader in connectivity and sensors, at their SEACON booth #A55 for Oceanology International 2017, an international forum for marine science and ocean technology.

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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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TE Connectivity’s Next Generation Composite Connectors Provide Rugged Reliability in Harsh Environments

TE Connectivity (TE) (NYSE: TEL), a world leader in connectivity and sensors, has released its next generation ACT composite connectors within the DEUTSCH MIL-DTL-38999 series. The ACT series circular connectors are among the most versatile and popular circular mil spec input/output connectors in the world. These circular connectors offer composite shells providing up to 40 percent weight savings over aluminum connectors.

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