Prevent costly delays by avoiding obsolete products

  Mouser Electronics explains how working with an authorized distributor focused on rapid introduction of new technologies, helps manufacturers avoid the likelihood of obsolescence. Today’s average semiconductor life cycle has been reduced to less than a decade compared to 50 years ago, when semiconductors could last 30 years or more. This is due to advanced manufacturing capabilities, greater … Read more

Leveraging AI in obsolescence management

In this article, IIOM explains how artificial intelligence can influence the semiconductor market and obsolescence management strategies. In an era where technological advancements are reshaping industries, AI stands out as a transformative force with vast potential. According to PwC’s Global Artificial Intelligence report, AI could contribute up to $15.7 trillion to the global economy by 2030, … Read more

Coreless Hall effect current sensor IC in stock

Mouser Electronics is now stocking Allegro MicroSystems’ ACS37610 current sensor IC. Touted as industry’s first family of Hall effect sensing solutions targeted at automotive and industrial systems, it offers a genuinely coreless solution designed to measure currents from 100 to greater than 4,000A flowing through a busbar or PCB trace without need for an external concentrator … Read more

Ups and downs of electronics distribution

Jon Barrett Electronics Sourcing

I’ve come to the decision that the electronics industry is like no other when it comes to cyclical behavior. Just consider the cost of building and operating a leading-edge semiconductor fabrication plant with the retail price of the individual components it produces. Is there another comparable example? Then, consider the time it takes to design and … Read more

Mouser Electronics and Murata Present New eBook Focused on Micro-Electromechanical Systems (MEMS) Technology

Mouser Electronics, Inc., the New Product Introduction (NPI) leader™ empowering innovation, announces a new eBook in collaboration with Murata, exploring the use of micro-electromechanical systems (MEMS) technology device design. In 9 Industry Experts Discuss MEMS Technology, industry thought leaders offer unique perspectives on the benefits and applications of MEMS technology in consumer electronics, medical, Internet of Things (IoT) and industrial implementations. Chapters on inertial … Read more

Intuitive and secure, with learning function: Intel’s® RealSenseTM ID access solution – now at Rutronik

With Intel’s® RealSenseTM ID, Rutronik offers a facial recognition solution based on state-of-the-art image processing technology and AI. It provides highly reliable authentication regardless of factors such as skin color or lighting conditions. The combination of an active stereo depth sensor and a specialized neural network guarantees an intuitive and secure solution, that continues to … Read more

Pre-assembled display kit maximises Pi4’s potential

Raspberry Pi design partner, Inelco Hunter, has announced availability of a conveniently pre-assembled kit bundle: a Pi4 Board (4GB) and 10.1in capacitive touch screen display. The kit ncludes a 12Vdc power supply, connector and cable accessory pack and mounting pack for Raspberry Pi board—everything that is needed to get the display up and running. Seamless … Read more

Deal signed on high-performance memory

Mouser Electronics has announced a distribution agreement with Macronix International, a provider of non-volatile memory solutions including NOR Flash and NAND Flash products for applications such as computing, consumer, networking, industrial, mobile, embedded, automotive, medical and IoT. Mouser Electronics’ VP of supplier management, Kristin Schuetter, said: “Macronix’ world-class portfolio of unique, high-performance products aligns well … Read more

Demonstrating sensor to cloud solutions

Seamless and rapid development of full sensor-to-cloud solutions has been demonstrated using MikroE’s NeoMesh Click boards and Avnet’s IoTConnect cloud solution. NeoMesh Click boards integrate all necessary sensors and interface directly with Avnet’s IoTConnect cloud solution, facilitating swift and straightforward data processing and analysis, showcasing the comprehensive functionality of a cloud-based sensor network. Applications include … Read more

Data centers, AI’s lifeline

In this article, John Denslinger argues that good or bad, AI is fast becoming inseparable to human activity and AI’s lifeline is definitely the data center. For the past year, much has been written about the explosive growth of AI. The enablers are savvy hardware and software companies, often called the darlings of Wall Street. … Read more

Overcoming counterfeits once and for all

In this article, director of Siemens parts supplier Foxmere, Tom Cash, helps purchasing professionals understand the best methods to spot counterfeit automation parts. To avoid significant financial losses and potential risks associated with counterfeit goods, the following are the most crucial steps to take when identifying and mitigating the infiltration of fake automation parts across … Read more