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Agilent, Beceem Collaborate on Mobile WiMAX

March 3, 2008 by Staff
Agilent Technologies Inc. and Beceem Communications have announced they will extend their WiMAX collaboration to include Mobile WiMAX Wave 2 protocol test. Agilent and Beceem will ensure that customers can confidently use Agilent protocol test systems with Beceem’s Mobile WiMAX…
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Positronic Introduces Power Connector Selection Guide

March 3, 2008 by Staff
In addition to its newly updated Web site, Positronic is offering a new power connector selection guide. The selection guide includes product photos, contact layouts, and key performance criteria, offered in print and two PDF versions. One version links to…
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Wireless Communication with Serial Data Modules

February 26, 2008 by Staff
The new DIN Rail mounted RAD-ISM-900-BUS DATA from Phoenix Contact is equipped with a frequency hopping spread spectrum radio modem for RS232, RS 485/RS422 serial data communications in heavy interference areas with Class 1, Div 2 certified by UL. The…
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Newark Celebrates Canadian Anniversary with Green Donation

February 26, 2008 by Staff
Electronic components distributor Newark announced that it will celebrate its 25th anniversary in Canada by donating a percentage of its Canadian Web site orders to Friends of the Earth Canada (www.foecanada.org), an affiliate of one of the world’s largest environmental…
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Xerox Diverts Waste From Landfills Through Green Initiatives

February 21, 2008 by Staff
{mosmodule module=Digital edition button}TORONTO (CNW) — Xerox Corp. announced it has surpassed a major sustainability milestone by diverting more than 2 billion pounds of electronic waste from landfills around the world through waste-free initiatives that create sustainability benefits for the…
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Wireless Testing Developer's Kit

February 21, 2008 by Staff
Banner Engineering Corp. announces the SureCross DX70 Wireless Developer’s Kit, consisting of a Gateway and one Node transceiver to enable on-site wireless testing. The ready to use, self-contained kit provides battery boxes with test buttons and indicator lights simulating inputs…
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AIM Bar Code Specification For Review

February 21, 2008 by Staff
AIM Global, the trade association recognized as the worldwide authority on automatic identification and mobility, today announced that the Public Review Draft of the International Symbology Specification – Datastrip 2D developed by AIM Global’s Technical Symbology Committee (TSC) is available…
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3-Phase Power Measurement Module

February 14, 2008 by Staff
Wago Corp.’s 750-493 3-phase power measurement module integrates comprehensive monitoring of a power supply network with the connectivity of an I/O system. At 12 mm wide, the high-density, 6-channel 750-493 represents a space-effective solution to power system supply management. The…
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Future Acquires French Distributor

February 14, 2008 by Staff
Future Electronics has acquired French component distributor PN Electronics. PN Electronics has been operating in the French market for 23 years, and has annual sales revenue of approximately US$60 million, built on a stable of electromechanical, passive and semiconductor suppliers.…
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Digi-Key, Artaflex Announce Global Distribution Agreement

February 12, 2008 by Staff
Digi-Key Corp. and Artaflex announced that the companies have entered into a global agreement for the distribution of Artaflex’s WirelessUSB modules. Utilizing Cypress’ award-winning WirelessUSB radio system-on-a-chip devices, Artaflex’s modules are for industrial and home automation applications, offering superior performance…
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Silicon Diode Array Improves Communication Line Protection

February 12, 2008 by Staff
Littelfuse Inc. announced an expansion of its SP72x series of SCR diode arrays for electrostatic discharge (ESD) and other overvoltage protection of telecomm and datacom interface circuits. The SP725 is well suited for protection of microprocessor/logic inputs, data bus lines,…
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Mitec Announces $2.7M Contract with Major Chinese Telecom Provider

February 11, 2008 by Staff
MONTREAL (CNW Telbec) — Mitec Telecom Inc. has announced a series of purchase orders for its mobile wireless Interference mitigation filters totaling $2.7 million from a major Chinese Telecom provider. The equipment from Mitec will be used in a South…