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LightCounting forecasts global sales of optical transceivers to exceed $2 Billion in 2009

November 25, 2009 by Staff
Global sales of optical transceivers are expected to reach $2.1 billion in 2009, according to the latest Market Forecast by LightCounting LLC.
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Compact spring connectors

November 24, 2009 by Staff
Yokowo's spring pin connectors (pogo pins) are based on 17 years of providing accurate solutions and their trouble-shooting expertise. These pin connectors (pogo pins) enable designers to reduce the size and weight of their designs, while improving overall performance.
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COM DEV wins Ontario Business Achievement Award for Large Business

November 24, 2009 by Staff
COM DEV International Ltd. announced that it has been selected by the Ontario Chamber of Commerce as a 2009 winner of the Ontario Business Achievement Awards (OBAA). COM DEV has won the OBAA Desjardins Award for Large Business, granted annually to a maximum of two Ontario-based companies that have demonstrated business excellence across a broad range of criteria.
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The heart of good power management has an RTOS

November 24, 2009 by Staff
Low power consumption is an essential factor in many embedded applications.
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Miniature PCB mount toggle switches

November 23, 2009 by Staff
NKK Switches announced the M Series miniature PCB-mounted toggle switches. The M Series offers engineers thousands of combination possibilities, providing the perfect fit of PCB mount toggle switches for any application.
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Symmetry Electronics and Fujitsu announce distribution agreement for the Americas

November 23, 2009 by Staff
Symmetry Electronics Corporation announced a new agreement under which Symmetry becomes an authorized distributor of FMA's comprehensive portfolio of products in the United States, Mexico, and South America.
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SSD line launch sets enterprise market standard

November 22, 2009 by Staff
OCZ Technology Group, Inc. released the Colossus 3.5" Solid State Drive (SSD) Series, designed to meet the performance and storage demands of high-end desktop users and enterprise clients. Available in up to one terabyte configurations, the Colossus Series marks a milestone in solid state drive technology, making it possible to have both high performance and high capacity in one solution.
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MDA wins $200m contract in Russian market

November 22, 2009 by Staff
MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates Ltd. announced that it has signed a contract in excess of $200 million (CAD) with the Russian Radio Research and Development Institute (NIIR) to provide two advanced technology solutions for the Express AM5 and Express AM6 satellites.
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WAGO launches free online CAD portal

November 19, 2009 by Staff
WAGO Corporation has launched WAGO/PARTcommunity Portal for free access to WAGO's 17,000+ parts catalog. As an online portal, WAGO/PARTcommunity provides direct downloads of 2D/3D CAD drawings, product information and PDF data sheets. A multilingual user interface provides information in English, Spanish, French or nine other languages.
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Compact antenna now available with SMA connector

November 19, 2009 by Staff
Antenna Factor is pleased to announce its HW Series 1/2-wave center-fed dipole antennas and 1/4-wave monopole antennas are now available with standard SMA connector terminations. HWSeries antennas are ideal for applications requiring a compact, low-cost antenna solution. Theseantennas attach using an FCC-compliant RP-SMA connector or the newly available standard SMA connector.
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5 A Schottky bridge in SMDIP package

November 18, 2009 by Staff
Central Semiconductor Corp. has announced release of the CBRSDSH5-40 Schottky bridge rectifier packaged in an SMDIP case.
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Leading Canadian electronics distributor expands

November 18, 2009 by Staff
TORONTO - November, 2009 - It's unusual for any company to announce expansion plans in the current economic chaos, but a feisty, family owned, Canadian company is doing just that.