Keeping up with the good times – by Victoria Kickham

Supply chain services, technology take centre stage as buyers keep pace with the strong economy Buyers face a different set …

POSTED September 20, 2018

Toyota buyers mitigate risk to avoid managing supply chain crises – by James Carbone

For Toyota, two-way communication with suppliers is imperative in order to identify and mitigate supply chain risk Managing risk in …

POSTED September 17, 2018

How 3D Printing and Rapid Prototyping Will Revolutionize the Electronics Industry

Traditional prototyping may have been the norm for years, but things are rapidly changing. Computer-aided design, combined with new manufacturing …

POSTED September 14, 2018

Obsolescence Management – Designing Ahead

If you don’t design defensively and plan ahead, 4e Technologies believes obsolescence issues are bound to cost you in the end. These …

POSTED September 3, 2018

A Good Time to be a Buyer – by Victoria Kickham

Procurement and supply managers reap the benefits of a strong employment economy, but  professional pressures mount in a tough sourcing …

POSTED August 16, 2018

What are embedded peripherals?

The idea of embedded peripherals (EP) is not new and in the past it has usually been the motherboard manufacturers, …

POSTED August 3, 2018

RS Components boosts IoT-focused prototyping with XinaBox xChips

Cores including cryptography, sensing, LoRaWAN, plus bridge boards to popular SBCs let new projects go straight to coding RS Components (RS), …

POSTED July 17, 2018

$62.7 Billion Semiconductor Equipment Forecast – Tops Previous Record

Releasing its Mid-Year Forecast at the annual SEMICON West exposition, SEMI, the global industry association representing the electronics manufacturing supply chain, today …

POSTED July 11, 2018

With spread-spectrum capability, programmable oscillators from Epson

Epson’s SG-8101 and SG-9101 programmable oscillators (P-SPXOs) with a supply voltage of 1.8V, 2.5V, 3.3V (1.62V – 3.63V) are offered …

POSTED June 29, 2018

Despite growing chip integration, demand for discretes will rise – by James Carbone

However, unit shipments and revenue in 2018 won’t be as strong as 2017 when sales and shipments increased by about …

POSTED June 25, 2018