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    Complementary Technologies for the Electric Vehicle Revolution

    Wireless Level 2 vehicle-charging stations are an ideal solution for fast-approaching driverless vehicle technologies. Randy Sumner, Director of Global Hybrid and Electric Vehicle Business and Technology Development, Delphi Automotive   The global race to be the first company to bring a fully autonomous vehicle to the marketplace depends on a number of both hardware and Read More >>

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    The Challenges of Engineering Interconnectivity for the Connected Automobile

    Today’s cars feature advanced safety, infotainment, navigation, and diagnostics capabilities. Tomorrow’s cars will require exponentially more electronics. Thomas Scannell, Automotive Lead, Amphenol ICC     The Connected Automobile As automobiles continue to evolve, designers are leaving yesterday’s basic vehicle technology behind, embracing today’s advanced driver assistance systems (ADAS), and preparing for tomorrow’s completely autonomous vehicle, Read More >>

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Complementary Technologies for the Elect...

Electric car symbolWireless Level 2 vehicle-charging stations are an ideal solution for fast-approaching driverless vehicle technologies. Randy Sumner, Director of Global Hybrid and Read More...

The Challenges of Engineering Interconne...

Automotive electronicsToday’s cars feature advanced safety, infotainment, navigation, and diagnostics capabilities. Tomorrow’s cars will require exponentially more electronics. Thomas Scannell, Automotive Lead, Read More...

New Standards Coming for RF Connectors

rf-connectors-300A host of new requirements and standards are aimed at improving compatibility, performance, and durability in complex designs.   RF Read More...

New Developments in VITA 67 Connectivity

VITA 67.2 cutawayVPX open architecture is shaping new radar and electronic warfare platform designs. By Michael Walmsley, Global Product Manager, TE Connectivity Read More...

Facts & Figures

North American PCB Order Growth Boosts B...

PCBIPC Releases PCB Industry Results for March 2017 IPC — Association Connecting Electronics Industries® announced the March 2017 findings from its monthly Read More...

UAV Market Trends

Drones for homeland securityOver the next decade, combined sales of UAVs are expected to top $90 billion dollars, with annual sales rising from Read More...

Identifying the Top 10 – It’s Harder...

Top 10Design engineers and purchasing personnel want to use the best connector companies for their design and purchasing requirements. However, identifying Read More...

Top 10 Connector Manufacturers Market Sh...

Top 10The 10 largest connector companies had combined 2015 sales of $30 billion, or 57.7% of world connector demand. The names Read More...

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Ground Transit Evolves with Advanced Int...

Connectors on trainsFrom light rail to school buses, advanced interconnects are enabling cities to relieve traffic congestion, reduce pollution, drive economic growth, Read More...

Derating Wire Harnesses Can Achieve Weig...

circle-check-300x300Designers can use derating to capture the advantages of lighter-weight wires without sacrificing performance. By Michael Traskos, EWIS Designated Engineering Representative Read More...

Wireless Communications Protocols and St...

Wireless-World-300x300From ZigBee to Z-Wave, plus 802.n options, wireless communications choices seem limitless.   Projected market demand for 5G and other Read More...

Five Add-Ons That Improve Cord Grip Perf...

Cord gripsCord grip add-ons offer increased protection and reliability in harsh industrial conditions By Mark Sweeney, President/COO, Remke Industries   Add-ons for Read More...

Headliners

Connector Industry Loses Giant: Dave Bre...

David-Brearley-300Dave Brearley, a valued contributor to Connector Supplier and the Medical Market Director for Bishop & Associates Inc., passed away Read More...

Interconnect Industry News Updates

Featured newsInterconnect Industry News Updates   Distribution News Heilind Electronics now offers Switchcraft’s new Right Angle Tini-QG Mini XLR Series circular Read More...

New Product News Roundup

Featured newsIn the market for a new solution? We’ve rounded up, summarized, and linked the latest connectors, cables, assemblies, tools, and Read More...

One-on-One with Robin Gray of ECIA

counterfeit-300The Electronic Components Industry Association (ECIA) has long been at the forefront of educating buyers and helping them get the Read More...


Learning Tools

Five High-Frequency Connector Fundamenta...

power-button-300Five AC conditions affect high-frequency connector contact and performance. By Roland S. Timsit, PhD, PE, Timron Advanced Connector Technologies   Many Read More...

UL Certification Roadmap Helps Unlock Gl...

Roadmap 2015Expanding the application of your connector products for global markets doesn’t have to be complex. This roadmap of UL certification Read More...

Design Issues in High Frequency Connecto...

Engineering guidelines that have evolved for the design of electronic connectors over the years are based primarily on the current Read More...

Wearable Devices Applications for the In...

Welcome to the C&K Wearable Devices (Wearables) Applications for the Internet of Things (IoT) product training module. This module will Read More...

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IDC Roundup

IDC-Roundup-300Check out this week’s product roundup for information about some of the industry’s latest and greatest insulation displacement connector (IDC) Read More...

New Product News Roundup

NPN-june2017-300In the market for a new solution? We’ve rounded up, summarized, and linked the top connectors, cables, assemblies, tools, and Read More...

PCB Connector Roundup

PCB-roundup-300Check out this week’s product roundup for information about some of the industry’s latest and greatest PCB connector solutions.   Amphenol FCI’s Read More...

Commercial Aviation Connector Roundup

PRODUCT-ROUNDUP-Commercial-aviation-300x300Check out this week’s product roundup for information about some of the latest and greatest connector and cabling solutions for Read More...