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MFlex Expects Q1 Sales at High End of Guidance

MFlex Expects Q1 Sales at High End of Guidance

17 April 2015

IRVINE, CA -- Multi-Fineline Electronix today reported preliminary first-quarter net sales of $145 million to $150 million, at the mid- to high-end of company's...  Read More...

Potts, Ex Mentor PCB Exec, Named Altium Sr. VP

Potts, Ex Mentor PCB Exec, Named Altium Sr. VP

16 April 2015

SAN DIEGO -- Altium today named longtime EDA executive Henry Potts senior vice president enterprise solutions.  Read More...

Mentor to Lose 4% of Employees through Early Retirement, Restructuring

Mentor to Lose 4% of Employees through Early Retirement, Restructuring

15 April 2015

WILSONVILLE, OR – Mentor Graphics said approximately 110 North American employees have elected to participate in a voluntary early retirement program.  Read More...

Direct Print of Memory Circuits Has Myriad Applications, Inventors Say

Direct Print of Memory Circuits Has Myriad Applications, Inventors Say

15 April 2015

ESPOO, FINLAND -- Finnish research organization VTT has developed a method for printing memory circuits directly on various substrates such as consumer packagin...  Read More...

Connected Automotive Infotainment to Grow at CAGR of 33.8% through 2020

Connected Automotive Infotainment to Grow at CAGR of 33.8% through 2020

15 April 2015

OYSTER BAY, NY – Connected automotive infotainment systems are expected to grow at a CAGR of 33.8% over the next five years, says ABI Research. Rapid expansion ...  Read More...

Sparton Acquires Hunter Technology

Sparton Acquires Hunter Technology

15 April 2015

SCHAUMBURG, IL -- The Hunter has become the hunted. A Sparton subsidiary has completed a merger with Hunter Technology for $55 million in cash, subject to certa...  Read More...

‘Basic Electronics’ Text Now Available

‘Basic Electronics’ Text Now Available

13 April 2015

HERNDON, VA – Mercury Learning and Information has published Basic Electronics: Theory and Practice.  Read More...

Altium Q3 Sales Up 10% YoY

Altium Q3 Sales Up 10% YoY

13 April 2015

SYDNEY -- Altium today reported fiscal third revenue $18.5 million, up 10% from a year ago.  Read More...

PCB Design Tool Sales Down in Q4

PCB Design Tool Sales Down in Q4

13 April 2015

SAN JOSE -- Sales of printed circuit board and multichip module design software fell 7.6% year-over-year in the fourth quarter, the EDA Consortium reported toda...  Read More...

Gartner: Global IT Spending to Decline 1.3% in 2015

Gartner: Global IT Spending to Decline 1.3% in 2015

10 April 2015

STAMFORD, CT – Worldwide IT spending is set to shrink to $3.66 trillion in 2015, a 1.3% decrease from 2014, says Gartner.  Read More...

PC Shipments Reverse Gains, Fall in Q1

PC Shipments Reverse Gains, Fall in Q1

10 April 2015

FRAMINGHAM, MA – Worldwide PC shipments totaled 68.5 million units in the first quarter, a year-over-year decline of 6.7%, according to IDC.  Read More...

FTG Names New Chairman

FTG Names New Chairman

10 April 2015

TORONTO -- Firan Technology Group named Robert Beutel chairman, superseding Ray Harris, who resigned after 19 years but will remain a member of the board.  Read More...

FTG Reported Q1 Sales Up 16.6%

FTG Reported Q1 Sales Up 16.6%

09 April 2015

TORONTO – Firan Technology Group reported first quarter 2015 sales of $16.3 million, up 16.6% year-over-year.  Read More...

Florida CirTech Names MacRaild President

Florida CirTech Names MacRaild President

08 April 2015

GREELEY, CO – Florida CirTech named Neil MacRaild president as part of his responsibilities as group president of FCT Companies.  Read More...

Dack Joins EPTAC

Dack Joins EPTAC

08 April 2015

MANCHESTER, NH – Kelly Dack has joined EPTAC to support the growth of its IPC Designer Group, led by Gary Ferrari.  Read More...

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FEATURES

After Panasonic, Yokohama Welcomes Apple

After Panasonic, Yokohama Welcomes Apple

The mayor of Yokohama in Japan announced last week that Apple will open an advanced R D center in that city next year.  Read More...

IPC-CC-830B vs. the ‘Real World’

IPC-CC-830B vs. the ‘Real World’

Samples subjected to typical end-use qualification testing revealed the importance of the application technique on the performance of certain coatings.  Read More...

Going Vertical

Going Vertical

At the annual IPC trade show, everything was headed up. Except, perhaps, the perception.  Read More...

No Surprises for Japanese Electronics Industry Performance in 2014

No Surprises for Japanese Electronics Industry Performance in 2014

It’s hard to believe the first quarter of 2015 is almost over!  Read More...

Multi-Fabric Planning for Efficient PCB Design

Multi-Fabric Planning for Efficient PCB Design

A coordinated design methodology fine-tunes chip-to-package PCB layout and routing. When routing a ball grid array style package on a printed circuit board, ha...  Read More...

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PRODUCTS

D-Coax Offers TDR – VNA Probe Assemblies

D-Coax Offers TDR – VNA Probe Assemblies

TDR – VNA probe assemblies through 44GHz are in two configurations. Testing for small discontinuities on non-planar printed circuit boards is possible on a 40GH...  Read More...

XJTAG Updates XJTAG Software

XJTAG Updates XJTAG Software

Updated XJTAG software reportedly increases flexibility for easier access to JTAG capabilities of boards and maximum test coverage. Dynamic chain profiling help...  Read More...

Lackwerke Peters Debuts Elpemer SD 2491 SG-TSW-R6-B

Lackwerke Peters Debuts Elpemer SD 2491 SG-TSW-R6-B

White solder resist Elpemer SD 2491 SG-TSW-R6-B has excellent yellowing resistance after Pb-free reflow soldering and high thermal loads. Has thermal cycling te...  Read More...

Zuken, Intel Offer PCB Reference Design Availability for Intel IoT Devices

Zuken, Intel Offer PCB Reference Design Availability for Intel IoT Devices

Board reference designs for Intel-produced Internet of Things (IoT) devices prepared in CR-8000 Design Force are now available. Delivery starts with Intel Atom ...  Read More...

Keysight Technologies Debuts N7660B Signal Studio

Keysight Technologies Debuts N7660B Signal Studio

N7660B Signal Studio software is for multi-emitter scenario generation. Provides multi-emitter signals downloadable to one or more Keysight N5193A UXG agile sig...  Read More...

DfR Solutions Updates Sherlock 4.0 Software

DfR Solutions Updates Sherlock 4.0 Software

Sherlock Automated Design Analysis software v. 4.0 models complex printed circuit boards and components. Features include FEA integration tools, lead modeling ...  Read More...

L&M Debuts S3 Flying Probe Tester

L&M Debuts S3 Flying Probe Tester

S3 10µm Substrate Tester has four freely movable test heads and a test rate of 100 measurements per sec. for high-speed open and short tests. Optically aligns t...  Read More...

Mentor Announces Xpedition Package Integrator Flow

Mentor Announces Xpedition Package Integrator Flow

Xpedition Package Integrator flow performs integrated circuit, package, and printed circuit board co-design and optimization.  Read More...

Bruker Introduces M2 Blizzard XRF Spectrometer

Bruker Introduces M2 Blizzard XRF Spectrometer

M2 Blizzard is a small-spot X-ray fluorescence (XRF) spectrometer designed for nondestructive analysis of printed circuit boards, in accordance with ASTM B568 a...  Read More...

Fujipoly Debuts Sarcon SG-26SL Thermal Grease

Fujipoly Debuts Sarcon SG-26SL Thermal Grease

Sarcon SG-26SL is a thermally conductive and electrically non-conductive silicone-based compound that has a thermal conductivity of 2.6W/m°K when dispensed betw...  Read More...

Mentor Graphics Offers HyperLynx SI/PI

Mentor Graphics Offers HyperLynx SI/PI

HyperLynx Signal Integrity/Power Integrity (SI/PI) adds power-aware SI simulation capabilities for accurate modeling and signal performance of high-speed parall...  Read More...

Polytec PT Offers PU 1000 Adhesive

Polytec PT Offers PU 1000 Adhesive

PU 1000 single-part adhesive cures quickly at room temp. to a flexible, electrically conductive polymer. Cures in 10 min. at 23°C. Can replace traditional epoxi...  Read More...

EPTAC Updates IPC Certification App

EPTAC Updates IPC Certification App

IPC Certification mobile app has been updated on both Apple iOS devices and Google Android phones. Updates include development on Titanium platform supporting ...  Read More...

DownStream Debuts BluePrint-PCB, DFMStream Product Videos

DownStream Debuts BluePrint-PCB, DFMStream Product Videos

BluePrint-PCB and DFMStream product videos provide a comprehensive overview of both products, highlighting and describing key features and functionality. Highli...  Read More...

ESI Releases Gemstone UV Laser Drill

ESI Releases Gemstone UV Laser Drill

GemStone UV laser drill features proprietary laser technology. Part of 53XX series for via drilling in flexible circuits. Features high average power and high r...  Read More...

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