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    Military High-Speed Data Connector Requirements

    The need for high-speed connections has expanded from office environments to remote and sometimes outdoor implementations, including those for the military. Here, ODU looks at the rugged high-speed data connector requirements to consider for such applications.   We’re all familiar with the types of connectors required to transfer high-speed data in our everyday lives, whether we Read More >>

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    Connector Technology Fuels Growth in Embedded Computing

    The latest connector technology fuels growth in embedded computing as system efficiency is a critical component for today’s embedded industry.   Regardless of the modern mobile application in question, whether it be fleet management of agricultural machines, passenger information in buses or video surveillance of trains, the trend is clear – system efficiency is a Read More >>

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On-Train Fiber Optic Connectivity

Train and cloudThe railway industry still hesitates to make systematic use of fiber optic technology on board rolling stock. HUBER+SUHNER explains how recent advances Read More...

Cable Material Design Criteria for the M...

Medical marketDelivering the optimum cable for the medical industry is much more challenging than it was just a few short years ago: Read More...

Is Your Cable Assembly Also Your Achille...

MedicalThere are critical steps to effectively manage – and minimize – the risk involved in the design, manufacture, and assembly Read More...

Building the Smart Grid

Smart GridOverall, it's a mixed picture around the world, but the move toward building the smart grid continues to gain momentum. Read More...

Facts & Figures

SCHURTER High-Temperature Cord Connector...

SCHURTER High-Temperature Cord ConnectorsThe new SCHURTER high-temperature cord connectors are compatible with IEC 60320, C22, and C21 at 155°C for elevated ambient temperature. SCHURTER Read More...

Connector Technology Roadmaps

Roadmap 2015Bishop & Associates researched industry trends, connector technology, and business forecasts to compile connector technology roadmaps through 2025.   Bishop & Read More...

Facts & Figures: Semiconductor Market Gr...

FF-feature-image-300x300In December, the semiconductor market grew to a record $336 billion (up +10.0% YOY), while connector growth strengthened as well. Read More...

Facts & Figures: 2014 Connector Industry...

FF-feature-image-300x300Bishop & Associates crunched the numbers and here is its report on the connector industry's performance in 2014. Connector industry Read More...

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The Case for Solderless Assembly

Solder on connector boardsElimination of solder from electronic circuit assembly has been suggested as one way to avoid solder’s many shortcomings. Here, Joe Fjelstad Read More...

DesignCon 2015 Wrap-Up

DesignCon ChipHeadDesignCon celebrated its 20th anniversary this year, and Bob Hult was there to report on the newest developments in high-speed connector technology.   DesignCon Read More...

iNEMI Researches the State of the Indust...

iNEMI research projectIn preparation for its upcoming roadmap publication, iNEMI is researching the state of the industry with questionnaires on high-speed connector Read More...

The Big Deal About Connectors in Mobile ...

Creative ideas in connector develoopmentMobile electronics continue to evolve rapidly, and connector technology follows suit to stay relevant. Has the next big game changer already Read More...

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HUBER+SUHNER Contributed to Rosetta Land...

headliner-300x300HUBER+SUHNER contributed to Rosetta landing on a comet's surface by supplying cable assemblies for the space probe and its lander. Read More...

News Briefs for February 17, 2015

News BriefsFor the latest announcements in the connector and cable industry, read the news briefs for February 17, 2015. HARTING continues to Read More...

News Briefs for February 10, 2015

News BriefsFor the latest connector and cable industry announcements check out the news briefs for February 10, 2015. The WHMA Wire Harness Read More...

News Briefs for February 3, 2015

News BriefsFor the latest announcements in the connector and cable industries, check out the news briefs for February 3, 2015. TE announced Read More...


Learning Tools

Increase Contact Performance by Pre-Stre...

Stress TestEd Bock of APEX Electrical Interconnection Consultants explains how to increase contact performance by pre-stressing to achieve greater strength and expanded Read More...

How to Specify Connectors for Distribute...

How to seriesSelecting the right power connector will maximize efficiency in distributed power architectures.   Efficiency is the holy grail of today’s power Read More...

A Short Guide to Power Connectors

How to seriesWith such a variety of power connectors from which to choose, C2G has put together a short guide to power connectors Read More...

A New Paradigm in Crimping Press Design

Crimp-press-schleuniger-300x300While traditional crimping press designs work very well, manufacturing costs are often higher than desired. Rob Boyd of Schleuniger explains Read More...

Buyers Guide

SCHURTER High-Temperature Cord Connector...

SCHURTER High-Temperature Cord ConnectorsThe new SCHURTER high-temperature cord connectors are compatible with IEC 60320, C22, and C21 at 155°C for elevated ambient temperature. SCHURTER Read More...

FCI BarGuide Power Connectors

FCI BarGuide Power ConnectorsThe FCI BarGuide Power Connectors provide high-power distribution in high-density packaging. FCI released the BarGuide Power Connectors, which were developed to meet Read More...

Radiall EB-LuxCis Multipin Connectors

Radiall EB-LuxCis Multipin ConnectorsRadiall EB-LuxCis multipin connectors provide the high-performance durability of expanded-beam technology. Radiall launched the EB-LuxCis product range, which features the widely used Read More...

Molex MediSpec Medical Plastic Circular ...

Molex MediSpec Medical Plastic Circular SystemThe Molex MediSpec Plastic Circular System is an economical, custom-off-the-shelf interconnect system with a 10,000-cycle durability rating. Molex Incorporated introduced the Read More...