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Addressing the Challenges of Mixed-Signal Circuit Design

June 28, 2011 4:17 am | by Larry Spaziani, Executive Director, EPBU Business Development, International Rectifier | Blogs | Comments

ChiL Semiconductor, now part of IR’s Enterprise Business unit team, applies our mixed signal expertise to digital power management products  and faces a plethora of challenges, but process choice and the need for digitally assisted analog precision stand out.

The Tinker's Toolbox - Tom Cross of IBM's X-Force on Information Threat Analysis

June 27, 2011 1:24 pm | Podcasts | Comments

In this episode we talk to Tom Cross, X-Force Researcher at IBM Internet Security Systems, on software, systems, and device security.

TT Electronics' Self-Calibrating Fluid Sensors Enable Engineers to Easily Correct for System Variations

June 27, 2011 12:42 pm | Product Releases | Comments

TT electronics Optoelectronics Business Unit has developed a self-calibration system for its OPB350 Series optoelectronic fluid sensors that is designed to save engineers set-up time as well as maintain the sensors’ optimum accuracy over years of operation.

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Space-saving 500V Shielded, High-voltage Connector Series

June 27, 2011 12:00 pm | Product Releases | Comments

ITT Interconnect Solutions has developed a new high-voltage connector series that features a robust and shielded metal housing that is fully RoHS compliant.

Microchip Brings Advanced Control to Cost-Sensitive Designs With New PIC MCUs & dsPIC DSCs

June 27, 2011 11:33 am | Microchip Technology Inc. | Product Releases | Comments

Microchip Technology announced a new series of 16-bit PIC microcontrollers (MCUs) and dsPIC Digital Signal Controllers (DSCs) that bring advanced control to cost-sensitive general-purpose and motor-control designs.

AVX Expands Robust, Commercial-Grade SMD Tantalum Capacitor Series for Long-Life Applications

June 27, 2011 11:13 am | Product Releases | Comments

AVX has expanded its TRM and TRJ 'Professional' Series of SMD tantalum capacitors.

MobileNationHQ Serves an Ace With New Pocket Wimbledon App

June 27, 2011 10:45 am | Product Releases | Comments

A new mobile app was launched in time for Wimbledon. Called Pocket Wimbledon the new app created using the MobileNationHQ platform will allow tennis fans to check schedules of play and live scores, as well as locate their nearest tennis club based on their current location.

Evatronix Releases USB 2.0 High Speed PHY to Complement its USB Offering

June 27, 2011 9:34 am | Product Releases | Comments

Evatronix SA, announced today the introduction of a USB High Speed PHY IP that will complement the long-existing suite of USB 2.0 Device and Host controllers. Evatronix USB 2.0 PHY has already been silicon proven and guarantees compliance with all relevant layers of USB specification for High, Full and Low Speeds.

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Spectrum's New Extruded Ceramic Tubular Capacitors Enhance Design Flexibility

June 27, 2011 8:51 am | Product Releases | Comments

Spectrum Advanced Specialty Products has added an extrusion process to their current manufacturing methods of ceramic tubular capacitors. The addition of this process enhances Spectrum's design flexibility with an increased custom product offering.

STMicroelectronics Boosts Accessibility and Value of Space-Grade Power Electronics

June 27, 2011 8:38 am | Stmicroelectronics | Product Releases | Comments

STMicroelectronics has introduced the first member of a family of power transistors that are fully qualified for use in electronic subsystems on board satellites and launchers. According to the Satellite Industry Association, the global satellite industry is growing steadily and currently generates more than $160 billion in annual revenues 1.

Ethertronics' Ether 1.3.1 Antenna Technology Significantly Enhances Design Flexibility

June 27, 2011 8:02 am | Product Releases | Comments

Ethertronics launched Ether 1.3.1, an Adaptive Antenna solution.

MEN Micro Ethernet Board Enables High-speed Data Transfer over Long Distances

June 27, 2011 7:52 am | Product Releases | Comments

MEN Micro now offers the G211F, a rugged 3U CompactPCI Serial Ethernet Interface board that accommodates four fiber optic Ethernet transceiver channels (1000Base-SX) for high-speed connections over extended distances up to 1,800 feet (550 m). Connected to the backplane via a PCI Express x4 link and managed by a single IEEE 802.3x-compliant Ethernet controller, the board's four channels provide data transfers of up to 1,000 Mbit/s when used simultaneously.

Haydon Kerk Introduces Programmable Linear Actuator Suitable for Industrial Applications

June 27, 2011 7:42 am | Product Releases | Comments

Haydon Kerk Motion Solutions has broadened its IDEA line of programmable linear actuators with a RoHS compliant, easy-to-use electronic drive and fully programmable control unit integrated with a linear actuator. The compact, versatile unit is ideally suited for equipment or systems that require a small footprint.

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Terminal Posts Handle up to 60 Amps

June 27, 2011 7:28 am | Product Releases | Comments

CLIFF Electronics, a leader in components and connectors for audio, engineering, instrumentation, medical, lighting and vending applications manufacture an extensive range of Terminal Binding Posts in their UK factory.

Microchip Brings Advanced Control to Cost-Sensitive Designs

June 27, 2011 7:18 am | Microchip Technology Inc. | Product Releases | Comments

Microchip Technology  announced a new series of 16-bit PIC microcontrollers (MCUs) and dsPIC Digital Signal Controllers (DSCs) that bring advanced control to cost-sensitive general-purpose and motor-control designs. The new devices enable low-cost, sensorless motor-control designs, with support for a wide range of motor-control algorithms, and include an on-chip Charge Time Measurement Unit (CTMU), and10-bit Analog-to-Digital Converter (ADC), to enable intelligent sensor applications, and mTouch capacitive touch sensing.

Tektronix Adds PCIe 3.0 Receiver Test Support for BERTScope

June 27, 2011 7:00 am | Tektronix | Product Releases | Comments

Tektronix announced the availability of a draft method of implementation (MOI) for PCI Express 3.0 receiver testing using the BERTScope BSA85C.

Industry-Fastest LVDS Transmitter for Tablet PCs With Lowest Power Consumption by THine

June 27, 2011 6:37 am | Product Releases | Comments

THine Electronics announced that THine has developed the industry-fastest LVDS transmitter for tablet PC and mobile appliances with the lowest power consumption and has started distributing the engineering samples in June.

Return to Zero - Emergency Backup Plan

June 27, 2011 6:07 am | Articles | Comments

Return to Zero is a funny comic strip for engineers, with lab humor, odd situations, and exploding circuits that of course makes a sport out of solving the trickiest of engineering problems.

Zencloud Provides Mobile Device Management in the Public Cloud

June 27, 2011 5:52 am | Product Releases | Comments

Zenprise announced Zencloud, the industry’s first cloud based mobile security and device management solution with a 100 percent SLA. This innovative and comprehensive security offering protects the entire mobile enterprise in a truly scalable and flexible way.

Neul Launches World's First Production White Space Radio System

June 27, 2011 5:48 am | Product Releases | Comments

Neul announced the launch of NeulNET. NeulNET is the first production wireless radio system that is designed to use free, high quality white space spectrum, delivering fast, reliable wireless connections over long distances.

Full Body Motion Capture and Gesture Recognition System With 9 Axis IMU Body Area Network

June 27, 2011 5:32 am | Product Releases | Comments

Movea, a world leader in motion technology, now enables full body gesture recognition with its recently launched MEMS-based MotionPod solution for low cost, full body motion capture.

Stackpole Introduces The RAVF052D Chip Resistor Array

June 27, 2011 5:24 am | Product Releases | Comments

The RAVF052D is significantly easier for customers to place than the single 0201 chip due to its larger size. In addition, using a chip array eliminates one placement compared to a discrete resistor solution, which lowers cost, size, and weight of a given design. Tolerance and TCR tracking are also improved using a chip array solution instead of discrete chips.

AVX High Power Surface Mount Capacitors Available with P90 Dielectric to Deliver High-Frequency Performance

June 24, 2011 12:08 pm | Product Releases | Comments

AVX has expanded its HQ Series MLC surface mount RF power capacitors to include P90 dielectric versions for high power high frequency applications, such as medical and industrial electronics.

Amplifier Test Software Simplifies Test and Certification of RF Amplifiers

June 24, 2011 9:58 am | Product Releases | Comments

Boonton has launched “Amplifier Test Bench”, a new software package that simplifies test and certification of RF Amplifiers.

Socket your 2097 pin BGA using Extreme Temperature Socket with Superior Electrical Performance

June 24, 2011 9:36 am | Ironwood Electronics, Inc. | Product Releases | Comments

Ironwood Electronics recently introduced a new BGA socket addressing high performance requirements for femtocell SoCs - CBT-BGA-6015.

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