Modular COM carrier for COM Express type 6 modules

Pentair, a global leader in protecting critical processes, people and the environment, has developed a modular standard COM (Computer On Module) carrier from its trusted Schroff brand for type 6 COM express modules. COM Express modules, standardized by PICMG, support the latest signals such as HDMI, Gigabit Ethernet, USB 2.0 & 3.0 and PCI Express. … Read more

Magnets from Elesa – temporary fixings for instruments to signage

  Elesa permanent magnets offer a simple way of providing temporary fixing for workpieces, instruments, gauges, covers, doors, signs or drawers. They offer a range of closure from low to extremely high adhesive force in a very small footprint – giving easy manual placement or concealed closure if required. Temporary fixing with high power magnets … Read more

Panasonic honours Arrow, Mouser and Codico in 2016 Distribution Awards

Panasonic Automotive & Industrial Systems Europe has announced its three 2016 distribution awards: Arrow is named Broadline Distributor of the year; Mouser Electronics has been honoured with the title of High Service Distributor of the year; and Codico picks up the Demand Creation Distributor award. Arrow – Broadline Distributor of the Year Award “We are … Read more

HIROSE presents FH53 Series, 0.2mm Pitch, Low Profile, Back Flip, FPC Connector

Hirose has introduced the FH53 series, a range of Flat Printed Circuit (FPC) connectors for small portable electronic devices that require high-speed transmission.   The connector series offers excellent impedance characteristics, and delivers high-density transmission required to support Embedded DisplayPort ver1.3 and MIPI D-PHY ver1.1 standards. The dimensions are compact with a short mounted depth … Read more

PEI-Genesis and Harting highlight fast, reliable, door-to-door service at Philadelphia event

PEI-Genesis, one of the world’s fastest assemblers of precision connector and cable assemblies, known for delivering high quality solutions quickly to customers’ doors, showcased its partnership with HARTING when the company invited customers and employees to experience the HARTING Roadshow Truck at PEI-Genesis’ global headquarters in Philadelphia on November 17. The HARTING Roadshow Truck is … Read more

SCHURTER expands its Portfolio with Displays

The large portfolio of advanced technologies from SCHURTER offers the perfect input system for your application. SCHURTER’s portfolio includes TFT displays with screen sizes from 1.2″- 110″, in the common formats 4: 3, 5: 4 or in modern widescreen formats 8: 3, 16: 9, 16:10 and with TFT- switching technologies as TN, MVA, IPS, AHVA. … Read more

Molex Completes Acquisition of Phillips-Medisize Corporation

Acquisition blends people, processes, manufacturing automation and facilities to serve innovative manufacturers on the frontline of connected healthcare. Molex, a global manufacturer of complete interconnect solutions, has completed its previously announced acquisition of Phillips-Medisize Corporation, a portfolio company of the San Francisco, CA -based private equity investment firm, Golden Gate Capital.  Phillips-Medisize will operate as … Read more

Components have the power to change the future

For those in the technology business, this is a thrilling time because these days, everyone feels the impact of technology. Arguably, it is making our lives better, or at the very least, more fascinating. A smartphone or tablet, for example, is the electronic equivalent of the classic Swiss Army Knife. Need to deposit a check? … Read more

Slow economy prompts aftermarket focus

This year Lansdale Semiconductor celebrates its 51st year, which has been better than predicted, says president of Lansdale, R. Dale Lillard. Lillard explained: “Commercial market sales for our products have held up as customers are not redesigning in today’s ‘slow is normal’ economy.   In a ‘slow is normal’ economy OEMs don’t redesign, they look … Read more