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  • How Will Connectors Deliver Terabit Speeds?

    As the IoT drives the demand for faster networks, the need for one-terabit speeds is just around the corner.   The march to ever-faster data transfer has been an assumed objective since the development of the first computer. Information transmitted at the rate of kilobits per second (kb/s) evolved to megabits per second (Mb/s), which Read More >>

  • Wireless Communications Protocols and Standards Proliferate

    From ZigBee to Z-Wave, plus 802.n options, wireless communications choices seem limitless.   Projected market demand for 5G and other future communications applications is prompting the development of different wireless technologies. Some are in direct competition with each other, and there are overlapping frequencies. Other standards have moved from initial engineering groups, such as IEEE, to Read More >>

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How Will Connectors Deliver Terabit Spee...

electrical-waves-300x300As the IoT drives the demand for faster networks, the need for one-terabit speeds is just around the corner. 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...

Connector Platings for Modern Applicatio...

Connector platingsConnector platings made from environmentally friendly materials are protecting today's applications. By Achim Raad, Senior Product Manager, ITT Cannon   Throughout Read More...

Secure a Reliable Connection for Harsh E...

harsh-environment-oil-300x300Connector technologies are evolving with the reliability requirements for harsh environment applications. By Adrian Green, Director of Engineering, Amphenol Commercial Products 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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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...

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...

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...

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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...

Let the European Connector Industry Know...

Euro-SurveyEvaluate the European Connector Industry Connector manufacturers are continually trying to improve the buying experience. Of course, they have to provide Read More...

IPC Welcomes New Senior Director of Lear...

thumbs-up-300x300 IPC — Association Connecting Electronics Industries® announces the addition of Dave Hernandez, senior director of learning and professional development, to its Read More...


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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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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...

Industrial Communications Connector Roun...

New ProductCheck out this week’s product roundup for information about some of the latest and greatest industrial communications connectors on the Read More...

MikroElektronika Intel Joule click shiel...

Mouser1_300Mouser Electronics, Inc., is now stocking the Intel® Joule™ click shields from MikroElektronika. The shields allow engineers to add up Read More...

Right Angle Board-to-Board Battery Conne...

AVX1AVX Corporation has released its 9155-700 Series 2mm-pitch right angle board-to-board battery connectors, which are rated for 125VAC, up to Read More...